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Govt extends Aadhaar-Ration card linking deadline to June 30
Ration cards are distributed for the public to obtain subsidised food grains and fuel. Apart from documents such as a passport and a PAN card, the ration card also serves as proof of identity and address.
Published on Mar 25, 2023 08:17 PM IST
Who is Shou Zi Chew, TikTok CEO grilled by US lawmakers?
Chew told the US lawmakers that TikTok prioritises user safety in order to avoid a ban in the US by downplaying the app's ties to China.
Published on Mar 25, 2023 05:46 PM IST
Earth Hour 2023: ‘Lights off’ at 8.30 pm today. Know the significance
The ‘Earth Hour’ event encourages individuals to turn off all lights and electrical appliances at their homes and offices for an hour to promote awareness of climate change challenges and energy conservation.
Updated on Mar 25, 2023 02:18 PM IST
NEFT, IMPS, RTGS: Know key differences between these payment modes
The Reserve Bank of India introduced NEFT and RTGS, while the National Payments Corporation of India introduced IMPS (NPCI).
Published on Mar 24, 2023 05:26 PM IST
Now, pre-book Uber rides 90 days in advance. Here's how
Uber has introduced new features that are designed to enhance the convenience and alleviate the stress associated with airport travel for its users.
Published on Mar 24, 2023 01:47 PM IST
Sukanya Samriddhi Yojana: Check eligibility criteria, other key details
A parent or guardian of a girl child aged 10 or younger can open an account under this scheme, which offers a higher interest rate as well as several tax benefits.
Published on Mar 23, 2023 07:46 PM IST
National Pension Scheme: Know tax benefits, other key details
Employees contribute 10% of their basic salary to NPS, while employers contribute up to 14% under NPS. All Indians, both residential and non-residential, between the ages of 18 and 70 are eligible to open an account with NPS.
Published on Mar 23, 2023 03:56 PM IST
Two 'unruly' flyers held after drinking on board IndiGo’s Dubai-Mumbai flight
The airline stated that despite multiple warnings from the crew of being in ‘inebriated’ state, the men continued to consume alcohol.
Published on Mar 23, 2023 12:31 PM IST
Income tax return: You should avoid these errors while filing ITR
For filing ITR, individual taxpayers have a deadline of July 31 each year, while businesses and other entities have a deadline that varies depending on their category.
Published on Mar 20, 2023 08:03 PM IST
Aadhaar deactivation for a deceased person soon: Report
The Registrar General of India had asked UIDAI for feedback on draft amendments to the Registration of Birth and Death Act, 1969, to include the deceased person's Aadhaar number when issuing a death certificate.
Published on Mar 20, 2023 05:58 PM IST
House on Mars soon? 'Cosmic concrete' is UK scientists' bet
This novel substance exhibited a compressive strength of 72 Megapascals (MPa), which surpasses that of regular concrete's 32 MPa by more than twofold.
Published on Mar 20, 2023 12:27 PM IST
Hailstorm hits parts of Delhi-NCR, other regions of country
According to an IMD report, thunderstorms were observed in several areas including Jammu, Kashmir, Ladakh, Gilgit, Baltistan & Muzaffarabad, Uttarakhand, Haryana, Chandigarh & Delhi, West Rajasthan, Saurashtra & Kutch, Vidarbha, East Rajasthan, Jharkhand, Gangetic West Bengal.
Updated on Mar 19, 2023 06:05 PM IST
Income Tax Return: What is ITR-1 or Sahaj ? Who is eligible to file?
ITR filing is the process by which a taxpayer records his or her total income earned during the fiscal year. Individuals can file their taxes through the official portal of the Income Tax Department.
Published on Mar 19, 2023 02:24 PM IST
Step-by-step guide to pay advance, self-assessment taxes
According to section 208 of the Income Tax Act, advance tax liability arises only if the estimated tax liability exceeds Rs10,000. Individuals must pay the Self Assessment Tax (SAT) on other sources of income.
Published on Mar 18, 2023 10:46 PM IST
Video | 4 UP cops suspended for taking prisoner to shopping mall
The incident that reportedly took place on March 7 resulted in the suspension of the police personnel for ‘dereliction of duty’.
Published on Mar 18, 2023 07:34 PM IST
World's shortest bodybuilder defies odds, marries ‘dream woman’
Pratik, who is from Maharashtra, bagged the Guinness World Record for the "shortest competitive bodybuilder (male) in the world" in 2021.
Published on Mar 18, 2023 04:18 PM IST
Delhi-Jaipur Vande Bharat Express to begin service soon. Check details
Following the launch of Vande Bharat trains in 2019, this Delhi-Jaipur train will be the 11th route on the Indian Railways network.
Updated on Mar 17, 2023 08:45 PM IST
How to book unreserved train tickets online via UTS app? Follow these steps
UTS ticket booking will ease the rail passengers’ journey experience. Especially for those who travel daily by train or need to go for an unplanned trip.
Published on Mar 17, 2023 05:10 PM IST
Embark on spiritual ‘Chardham Yatra’. Register yourself with these steps
The journey includes visits to four holy dhams - Badrinath, Kedarnath, Gangotri, and Yamunotri.
Published on Mar 14, 2023 05:12 PM IST
Delhi-Varanasi Vande Bharat will now run 5 days a week. Check details
After three years of continuous service and running over 5,000km, the first Vande Bharat train underwent a complete overhaul.
Published on Mar 13, 2023 10:08 PM IST
ByLingamgunta Nirmitha Rao | Edited by Kunal Gaurav
Satish Kaushik death case, allegations against Vikas Malu: What we know so far
Satish Kaushik died on March 9 reportedly as a result of cardiac arrest shortly after celebrating Holi with his friends in Vikas Malu's farmhouse.
Published on Mar 12, 2023 11:19 PM IST
Railways' ‘Bharat Nepal Ashtha Yatra’ from March 31 has this in store for you
The 10-day tour begins just a day after Ram Navami, which falls on March 30 this year, and will highlight four important pilgrimage and heritage sites.
Published on Mar 12, 2023 09:31 PM IST
GPT-4 launch next week. Will it generate videos through AI?
Currently, ChatGPT and other GPT-3.5-powered technologies can only provide text-based responses. Aside from its multimodal capabilities, GPT-4 may be successful in resolving ChatGPT's problem of slow response to user-generated queries.
Published on Mar 12, 2023 05:40 PM IST
Take a seat and just watch India's first unmanned takeaway in this city.
A food blogger demonstrating how to order from here and how customers can receive their orders has gained traction on social media.
Published on Mar 11, 2023 03:59 PM IST
Step-by-step guide to check PAN card validity
You can check the validity of your PAN card on the official website of the Income Tax Department. Follow these steps to check.
Published on Mar 10, 2023 11:01 PM IST
Want to apply for NRI PAN card? Follow these steps
Any NRI can apply for a PAN by submitting Form No. 49A along with the required documents and fees to a PAN application centre such as UTIITSL or Protean (formerly NSDL eGov).
Published on Mar 10, 2023 10:04 PM IST
Check your ‘FASTag’ balance in these 4 ways
FASTag, in the form of an RFID tag, is attached to vehicle windscreens so that travellers can pay directly through the account linked to it.
Published on Mar 10, 2023 04:37 PM IST
EPFO ‘higher pension scheme’ deadline extended till…
The EPFO notified members of the deadline extension on the EPFO's Member e-SEWA portal. Individuals can apply for a higher pension online through the EPFO unified member portal.
Published on Mar 07, 2023 09:23 PM IST
Tamil Nadu: This elephant took part in 99 rescue ops, now retires at 60
Kumki elephant 'Kaleem' from the Kozhikamutthi camp in the state's Anamalai Tiger Reserve was involved in 99 rescue operations.
Published on Mar 07, 2023 09:17 PM IST
Nagaland swearing in: Neiphiu Rio's cabinet to have 12 members. Full list
Nagaland scripted a history in this year's election as its first female legislators were elected in 60-years of statehood.
Published on Mar 07, 2023 03:47 PM IST