Amazon India scraps single-use plastic in packaging across centers

June 30, 2020

The Indian unit of Amazon.com Inc has eliminated all single-use plastic in its packaging across fulfillment centers in the country, in line with its target to weed out the packaging material by June, the e-commerce giant said on Monday. The company said in addition to replacing packaging materials such as bubble wraps and air pillows with “paper cushions”, it had also swapped out packaging tapes with other bio-degradable options. “We…

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National Pension System alert! Now, open NPS account through OTP – All details here from PFRDA

June 30, 2020

In its endeavour to provide digital solutions, PFRDA has already enabled the opening of online NPS Account in a paperless manner through e- signature. In order to further facilitate ease of NPS Account opening, the subscribers are now permitted to open their NPS account through One Time Password (OTP) also. In this process, the customers of banks (registered as POPs- Points of Presence), who wish to open NPS Account through…

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Worried about petrol and diesel prices, these are the 5 best CNG cars in India

June 29, 2020

New Delhi, Auto Desk. While the prices of petrol and diesel are increasing. At the same time, car companies in the country are getting ready to launch their new cars. The increase in fuel prices has been seen such that for the first time in Delhi, diesel prices exceeded petrol. In such a situation, middle class people are thinking about buying factory fitted CNG cars these days. In order to help these people, in today’s…

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Driving License Status: Check DL Status Online

June 29, 2020

How to check your Driving License Status Enquiry Online Driving without a valid driving license in India is a legal offense. A valid driving licence is needed for any non-geared two-wheeler vehicle, geared two-wheelers, automatic and geared four wheelers, all transport vehicles and all commercial vehicles. Anyone who has attained the age of 18 is eligible to get a licence after he or she clears the oral/written tests. The procedure…

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TRAI Finally Shares List of Telemarketers and Their SMS Code

June 27, 2020

India’s telecom regulator has come up with a list of registered telemarketers and their SMS codes used for sending unsolicited commercial communication (UCC). The move is aimed at helping customers to raise complaints or grievances against telemarketers who spam them using the short message service (SMS) service. The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) had last week issued a direction regarding the implementation of the telecom commercial communications customer preference regulations (TCCCPR),…

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JioFiber Set-Top Box Users To Get Complimentary Access to Zee5 Premium Content

June 27, 2020

Reliance Jio has announced a special offer for its JioFiber users, specifically for the ones using the company’s set-top box. Jio is offering free access to premium content on Zee5 streaming service. Customers availing the offer get access to the entire library of premium content available across multiple languages and genres. Zee5 premium subscription is said to offer 1.25 lakh hours of on-demand content and over 100 live TV channels….

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Google Pay could soon start offering loans to small businesses

June 26, 2020

Google Pay, the payments arm operated by Google, may soon start offering business loans to small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in India. The company, according to a report in The Economic Times, is in talks with several Indian lenders and is looking to launch the service by the end of this year. Here’s all you need to know about it. In this article Plan to enable easy SME loansGoal to help the merchantsWhich banks are…

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Having issues with your EPF account? Here is how to register a complaint

June 26, 2020

The Employees’ Provident Fund Organization (EPFO) has over 6 crore subscribers, 12 lakh employers and 65 lakh, pensioners. It manages Employees’ Provident Fund account on behalf of the subscribers. EPF is one of the most common investment options for the salaried class. But, just like any other investment scheme, you can also have a problem with your EPF account. In that case, there are several ways through which you can…

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CBSE and ICSE cancel remaining board exams

June 26, 2020

NEW DELHI: In view of increasing Covid-19 infections across the country, CBSE has decided to cancel the remaining Board exams for Class XII and X which were scheduled to be held in July. The Board told the Supreme Court on Thursday that Class XII students, not happy with the marks to be accorded to the pending papers, will also be given an option of taking the exam to be conducted…

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Three major IITs to conduct e-classes; Delhi campus may open only in December

June 26, 2020

NEW DELHI: At least three major IITs — Bombay, Madras and Delhi — have decided to scrap face-to-face lectures for the upcoming semester in view of the Covid-19 pandemic. All their programmes will be offered ‘purely in online mode’, to ensure the safety and well-being of students. Most IITs will not open their gates to students for the first semester of 2020-21 and will hold classes online or permit a…

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COVID-19: Schoolkids turn fruit sellers for food

June 26, 2020

Anjana and Kusum are not the only school kids, who are forced to turn fruit seller. There are umpteen children, who are doing odd jobs to fil… Neither scorching heat nor incessant rain deters 10-year-old Anjana and seven-year-old Kusum from eking out a living by selling fruits on t… Read More 03 / 25 Read More>> Source:- indiatimes

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Railways Cancels All Tickets For Regular Trains From July 1 To August 12

June 26, 2020

New Delhi: The Indian Railways on Thursday said it would refund all tickets booked for regular trains between July 1 and August 12 as coronavirus cases in the country surged a month after the government started relaxing some of the restrictions imposed in March. Only special trains announced in May and June will run, the railways said. Rail services, apart from the movement of some essential cargo, were abruptly halted in…

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