5 Situations Where Your Train Ticket Refund Can Be Rejected

August 2, 2018

You may have booked a train ticket through IRCTC website or from the railway ticket counter but you later had a change of plan and decided to cancel the ticket. If you haven’t received the refund, here are 10 such situations that may be the reason for rejection of refund request by IRCTC. Note that these are applicable on e-tickets or i-tickets only. 1. Tatkal ticket Tatkal ticket provision allows…

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Checking Income Tax refund status online: All you need to know ..

August 2, 2018

NEW DELHI: Once the process of filing Income Tax Return (ITR) is completed, taxpayers must keep a track of the refund process. If the tax department finds any discrepancies in the ITR filing, it will reject the ITR and in these cases return filing needs to be done again. If the return filed by an individual stands correct, only then the I-T department will initiate the refund process. An intimation…

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Deepika Padukone, Ranveer Singh spotted hand-in-hand on secret vacation.

August 2, 2018

Looks like Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh are finally letting the world know that something major is on the cards. The Bollywood power couple were spotted together, enjoying a holiday, perhaps somewhere abroad. Late on Wednesday, an image of Deepika and Ranveer was shared online. In it, we see Deepika, wearing a white T-shirt and perhaps black coloured jeans walking ahead of Ranveer, also in a white T-shirt. In fact,…

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Minimum pension hike under EPS: Government to take call in October after panel submits report

August 2, 2018

New Delhi: The Labour Ministry will take a call on the demand for increasing the minimum monthly pension of Rs 1000 under the Employees’ Pension Scheme 1995 after receiving report of the high-powered committee in October and settlement of writs related to it in the apex court. Central trade unions have been demanding an enhancement of the minimum monthly pension under the scheme to Rs 3000 and also to index it…

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UIDAI asks people to refrain from posting Aadhaar numbers on social media

August 2, 2018

New Delhi: Days after Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) chief Ram Sewak Sharma’s Aadhaar challenge triggered a storm on social media, the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) has advised people to refrain from publicly putting their 12-digit Aadhaar numbers on internet and social media and posing challenges to others. “Such activities are uncalled for and should be refrained as these are not in accordance with the law,” UIDAI said…

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Watch out, salaried! Interest on PF after you quit working is taxable, rules Income-Tax Tribunal

August 2, 2018

In India, Provident Fund (PF) account is considered to be the backbone of lifetime savings by most employees. In the absence of a dependable pension system in the country, the PF serves as a contingency reserve for many people in the working class. Due to ongoing monthly mandatory contributions (12% of salary each by employee and employer), which goes into the PF kitty during the working life, it often leaves…

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After Kiki Challenge, Dragon’s Breath Is The Dangerous Trend Going Viral

August 2, 2018

Even as police departments around the world are still issuing warnings against the dangerous Kiki challenge, another deadly trend has started doing the rounds. The “Dragon’s Breath” trend, which involves eating candy dipped in liquid nitrogen, can actually lead to serious health issued. The viral trend is in vogue as it causes those eating the candy to look like they’re blowing out smoke like a dragon. However, the Suffolk County health…

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