• IT deptt extends deadline for various tax compliances
  • Realme announces MagSafe-like wireless MagDart chargers
  • PM Modi to launch e-RUPI, new cashless means of payment; know how e-Voucher scheme will help users
  • From ATM charges to new NACH rules: Here are key changes effective from August 1
  • Big news for Post Office customers! Bank’s interest rate decreased and other charges increased, many changes will happen from tomorrow

WhatsApp upcoming features: Fingerprint lock, Stickers integration, and more with future WhatsApp updates

WhatsApp will be soon adding a host of new features from fingerprint lock, stickers integration, 3D Touch action for Status, and more. Thanks to early beta testing, here are some WhatsApp upcoming features that you can expect soon in your app. These features will be available for both Android and iOS users. There’s no doubt that WhatsApp has become a one-stop solution for everything, you name it and there you…

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How proposed changes in H1-B visa rules may impact Indian IT companies, techies

The US is reviewing the H-1B visa programme, which allows companies to temporarily employ foreign workers in America in speciality occupations. The new proposals, if implemented, could impact the profitability of Indian IT companies as it could lead to a reduction in H1-B visa approvals for regular applicants, says research agency Icra. There is a yearly cap of 65,000 on new H1-B visa issuance, with an additional 20,000 visas for…

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Have a low credit score? Here’s what you can do this year to fix it

If you have plans to buy a house or car this year or in the near future, you must make yourself well-versed with the importance of credit score. Your credit score is not just a number but an indication of your financial health and a lender looks at it to get an understanding of your loan repayment behaviour and credit worthiness. And it’s often used as a determining factor in…

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Order Aadhaar print — officially from UIDAI

It  is  now  possible  to  get  our  Aadhaar  card  printed  officially  by  the Unique Identification Authority of India – UIDAI.  The  UIDAI  has  started  reprinting  Aadhaar  cards on  a  pilot  basis.  This  move – getting the Aadhaar card directly from UIDIAI – will help  people  looking for  Aadhaar  reprint  centres. How  to  Print  Aadhaar  Card  officially It  takes  just  a  few  clicks  to  get  the  Aadhaar  card  printed. Step 1 Go  to…

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Amazon refund money of 1,500 customers siphoned off by hackers, here’s how

Refunds due to as many as 1,500 Amazon customers have been siphoned off by hackers, according to a legal complaint filed by the e-commerce giant. The incident came to light after the legal cell of Amazon filed a complaint in Lucknow yesterday. Based on the complaint, an FIR was lodged against unknown hackers at Vibhuti Khand police station. Notably, many customers had initially complained that refunds were not being credited…

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No, OTP is not surefire protection against online banking fraud

One-time password (OTP), a commonly used two-factor authentication, is considered an effective deterrent against criminals trying to steal money from your bank account through online transaction. Not any more. There has been a large number of cases in which criminals duped bank customers into revealing OTP or accessed it by hacking the smartphone. But now they have found another way to bypass the OTP deterrent — by requesting your bank…

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From tax saving to new PAN card rules, don’t miss these important financial deadlines in 2019

To avoid penalties from the Income Tax department and save taxes, it is important to plan your calendar keeping in mind all financial deadlines. Besides the usual income tax return (ITR) filing and tax saving deadlines, there are a few other important cut-off dates relating to shares, PAN card, home loan, etc which you should not miss to avoid trouble. Here is a compilation of all such key dates that…

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The Rise of Gift Card Scammers, and How They Work

Last year, we saw the rise of the Twitch streamer “Kitboga”. His style is simple; he phones up scam computer technician companies in order to “get help” with his computer. His “computer” is actually a virtual machine set up so that anything the scammers pulled would do no permanent damage. Kitboga would then stream the results to demonstrate how these scammers operate. The scammers will pull familiar tricks such as…

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Zomato can now deliver your food using drones thanks to new government policy

Under the Drone 2.0 policy, India is all set to allow the commercial use of drones – as delivery vehicles, air taxis – beyond the visual line of sight. From a blanket ban on drones until a few years ago to rolling out a robust regulatory roadmap for drone operations, the Indian government has come a long way. Now, it is gearing up for the next phase of growth. At…

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Milk Basket- Get Free milk up to Rs.500 for 7 days

Milk Basket- Get Free milk up to Rs.500 for 7 days. Valid at MilkBasket website & app. Valid till 28th February 2019. After 7 days, MilkBasket will process the amount as cash back (Maximum Rs.500). The voucher is only valid for new households. Existing MilkBasket customers or their family members living in the same household will not be eligible for this offer. The voucher is not valid on flavored milk & variants/brands which comes in…

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Amazon Great Indian Sale 2019 Starts From January 20, Major Deals Previewed

Amazon’s Great Indian Sale is coming back this month. The sale will kick off from January 20 and will go on until January 23. The four-day Amazon sale promises big deals on smartphones, laptops, cameras, headphones, appliances, and a lot more. The Great Indian Sale will include great deals from lakhs of sellers, according to Amazon. The online marketplace has tied up with HDFC Bank to offer 10 percent instant…

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Rs 4000 per acre per season! Report claims this Modi govt move to finally bring ‘Achche Din’ for farmers

A report claims that Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led Union Government is planning to put money directly in the hands of farmers in a bid to boost their economic condition. According to a report by The Print, the government’s ambitious income support plan for farmers may be announced before the Union Budget 2019. For an immediate implementation of the scheme, the government may also seek the Parliament’s approval for the additional…

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