Google Pay launches cards tokenisation with SBI, other banks in collaboration with Visa

June 17, 2021

Google Pay on Wednesday said it has expanded its network of bank partners offering cards tokenisation on the Google Pay app and added lenders including SBI, IndusInd Bank, Federal Bank, and HSBC India. “After successfully rolling out tokenisation with Kotak Mahindra Bank, SBI Cards, and Axis Bank, Google Pay has now added debit cards by SBI, IndusInd Bank, and Federal Bank and credit cards by IndusInd Bank and HSBC India…

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7th Pay Commission Latest News: After DA hike, one more good news for Central government employees

June 17, 2021

As lakhs of central government employees across India are eagerly waiting for hike in Dearness Allowance (DA) and Dearness Relief (DR), here is pone more good news for them. The Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government at the Centre has decided to extend the time limit for submission of claims for Travelling Allowance (TA) on retirement from 60 days to 180 days following the date of completion of the travel. The…

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UIDAI Aadhaar ALERT: Make corrections in your name through Aadhaar self-service update portal – THIS document is a must!

June 16, 2021

Aadhaar Self Service Update Portal Name Correction: Aadhaar is a verifiable 12-digit identification number issued by the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) to the resident of India for free of cost. At present, the Aadhaar has become one of the most important documents for one’s identity. There are several services that Aadhaar provides to its users online. Now, one will be able to update one’s name in one’s Aadhaar through…

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BIG news! Income Tax e-filing date extended – Know details here

June 16, 2021

Citing issues faced by taxpayers on the new Income Tax portal – http://incometax.gov.in, the Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) has extended the last date for e-filing for Income Tax payments deduction for NRIs and non-residents to June 30. “CBDT grants relaxation in electronic filing of forms 15CA and 15CB in view of difficulties reported by taxpayers in filing of forms online on the new e-filing portal http://incometax.gov.in. The forms…

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Here’s how to temporarily deactivate WhatsApp account

June 15, 2021

Popular messaging platform WhatsApp has played a vital role in helping people amid the COVID-19 pandemic as it is one of the most used messaging apps across the globe. It has further connected people virtually and that eventually became a trend thereafter. WhatsApp has recently garnered eyeballs due to its implementation of controversial privacy policies which revealed the kind of data the platform collects and shares with its parent company…

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Ration Card: Add new member’s name in ration card, follow this easy method

June 15, 2021

New Delhi. It is through the ration card that the government provides ration to the poor families living in their state. Ration is given to a poor person only through the ration card. Ration card is also used as an ID proof in many places. For example in making LPG connection, driving license etc. It is also considered as proof of address. But the point to be noted here is…

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These Banks Offer Highest Savings Account Interest Rates in the Market

June 14, 2021

There are multiple options that can be explored to manage the money, and a savings bank account is a good one. It doubles up as a safe haven for customers who do not find investment interesting and prefer to park their money in their bank accounts, but also serves as a handy tool to withdraw funds in emergencies. While parking money in a bank savings account is advisable, it is…

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No easy cash! Even Rs 100 withdrawal from bank ATM after free limit to cost Rs 21 next year

June 14, 2021

From January 1, 2022, bank customers will have to pay more for making more than allowed “free” transactions at ATMs. The RBI this week permitted commercial banks to increase charges for cash and non-cash ATM transactions beyond the free monthly permissible limit from next year. If the bank’s customer, exceed the monthly limit of free transactions, then he/she will have to pay Rs 21 per transaction, instead of Rs 20,…

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US Removes All Hurdles In Issuing H1B Visa: More Indians Can Now Get H1B (How?)

June 14, 2021

On Wednesday, the US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) issued a statement in which it stated that it was updating its policies regarding expedited processing of applications. Also changing the guidance regarding Requests for Evidence (RFEs) and Notices of Intent to Deny (NOIDs), and increasing the validity period for certain EADs Major Relief To H1B Visa Seekers The applicants will now have the opportunity to correct mistakes and unintentional omissions…

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Govt Refuses to Exempt Mainstream Media from New IT Rules, Asks Them to Comply with Its Provisions

June 12, 2021

The government has refused to exempt the digital news content of mainstream television channels and print media from the ambit of the the IT Rules, 2021 and asked them to take “urgent steps” to comply with the provisions of the digital media rules immediately. The rationale for bringing the websites of the organisations under the ambit of the law is “well reasoned”, the information and broadcasting ministry said in a…

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EPFO ALERT! Now, avail non-refundable advance in case of unemployment

June 12, 2021

The Employee Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) has now allowed its members to avail Non-Refundable Advance in case of unemployment. EPFO through its official Twitter handle said, “EPF Members can now avail Non-Refundable Advance in case of Unemployment.” It explained further, “Members who are no longer employed for one month or more can avail a non-refundable advance of up to 75 per cent of the amount available in their Provident Fund…

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Covishield vaccination schedule changed again, these people can get second dose after 28 days

June 12, 2021

The vaccination for COVID-19 is underway in the country in full swing. On Monday, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare said that people who have to travel abroad can now take the second dose of the Covishield vaccine after 28 days. Earlier, the second dose of the Covishield vaccine was being administered after 28 days but later, it was extended to 12 weeks. The ministry has issued guidelines to…

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