• More than Rs 1 lakh crore in Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana accounts
  • Penalties on ITRs filed after August 30, 2019 deadline
  • Reliance Jio GigaFiber vs Airtel vs ACT Fibernet: Broadband speed, data plans, price comparison
  • OnePlus TV to come with Jio apps pre-installed in India
  • Schools, Government Offices In Kashmir To Reopen On Monday: Sources

More than Rs 1 lakh crore in Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana accounts

Bhopal: More than Rs 1 lakh crore have been deposited in over 36 crore bank accounts opened under the Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana (PMJDY), reveals an RTI. Chandrashekhar Gaur, a social worker from Neemuch district of Madhya Pradesh, filed the RTI seeking the details of the PMJDY from the Ministry of Finance. The reply to his RTI application revealed that till July 17, 2019, around 36.25 crore accounts were opened…

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Penalties on ITRs filed after August 30, 2019 deadline

New Delhi: Filing income tax returns (ITR) on or before the tax filing deadline is a high-priority task for all the eligible taxpayers in order to avoid penalties and late charges levied by the Income Tax Department. The Income Tax Department provides ample time for all taxpayers to file their respective income tax returns. From a couple of years, the I-T Department has been extending the date of ITR filing by…

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Reliance Jio GigaFiber vs Airtel vs ACT Fibernet: Broadband speed, data plans, price comparison

Reliance Jio has made a big entry into the fixed-line broadband services in India and its customers will be looking for cheaper and more affordable plans from the telecom provider. Jio GigaFiber is expected to change the Fiber-To-The-Home (FTTH) broadband industry just like it changed the mobile internet space and brought down the prices in India. Up until now, Reliance Jio has been testing its FTTH services via Jio GigaFiber…

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OnePlus TV to come with Jio apps pre-installed in India

  OnePlus is rumoured to launch its first television set on September 26. While specifications remain a mystery, a report suggests that the OnePlus TV would come with Jio streaming apps when launched in India. According to 91Mobiles, Jio is testing its apps’ compatibility with OnePlus TV. Currently, it is unknown at what stage is the testing development at, but if near completion, there is a possibility that Jio apps would…

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Schools, Government Offices In Kashmir To Reopen On Monday: Sources

Schools and government offices in Kashmir will re-open on Monday, sources in the Jammu and Kashmir administration told NDTV. The move is based on an assessment by authorities, the sources said, adding that no decision has been taken on re-opening landlines and mobile phone services. The restrictions in Kashmir will be removed over the next few days, the government told the Supreme Court today in response to a petition that…

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SC expresses anguish over filing of defective petitions on Article 370

NEW DELHI: A bench headed by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi said the petition by advocate M L Sharma challenging the scrapping of Article 370 has “no meaning”. “What kind of petition is this? It could have been dismissed but there are 5 other pleas with the registry,” the bench also comprising S A Bobde and S A Najeer said. The bench during the hearing identified that petitions on Jammu and…

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Consumer Alert! Are you buying online insurance from this fake website?

Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (IRDAI) has issued a notice in public interest cautioning about a fake website using the name of the authority to sell insurance products to prospective buyers. The IRDAI in its notice says that a website using the domain name of www.irdaionline.org is selling insurance to the general public while this domain is not authorized by the Authority. IRDAI further states that the IRDAI…

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You might need to maintain tax returns records for seven years

In today’s digital age, income tax records can be maintained at little or no expense for long periods of time in a digital format. However, it is important to know the time limits for different types of income tax assessments while you are storing and filing away old documents. An income tax return (ITR) for any financial year for most individuals (other than those who need to be audited) needs…

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‘Black drinking water’ at ₹100 a bottle – new business idea for India’s healthy brigade

Black alkaline water has been a popular concept in many countries but in India, the idea of a black coloured water is new if not strange. But the 30-year old Aakash Vaghela who brought the product to India is excited about the prospects. Vaghela set up a startup AV Organics in 2018, and launched black alkaline water under the brand ‘Evocus’ in June this year. “I was studying the benefits…

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Jio First Day First Show – Customers to watch movies in their living rooms on the release day itself.

New Delhi: Multiplex players have expressed confidence in the theatrical exhibition business in the country, even as Mukesh Ambani unveiled “a disruptive concept” for watching new movies at home on the release day as part of Reliance’s Jio Fiber premium offering. The country’s largest multiplex operator, PVR which runs nearly 800 screens in the country, stated that theatrical and at-home are two completely different experiences and each has their own…

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Five reasons why water shortage will come to haunt us in a few months

With the crippling floods that we see around us now, it’s hard to believe that a few months into the non-rainy season we’ll be plagued by water shortage once again. As per the Central Water Commission, India receives around 4000 billion cubic meters of rain annually. Against this, we need roughly around 3000 billion cubic meters of water annually. Basic math suggests India should have a water surplus year-round. Unfortunately,…

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How to Recover Deleted WhatsApp Messages

Have you ever accidentally deleted a WhatsApp chat and regretted it immediately? Wondering if there is a way to get it back? Worry not, we’re here to help. We’ll share a way to restore deleted WhatsApp chats and one method to bring back WhatsApp chats overwritten by an iCloud or Google Drive backup. Before trying out the steps, do keep in mind that you can only restore chats if the…

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