Parliamentarians will no longer get food on reduced rates as all subsidy given on food items to MPs in both the houses came to an end with immediate effect on Thursday. The announcement was made by Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla. The decision was taken during a meeting of the Business Advisory Committee (BAC) that
Soon, postmen and grameen dak sevaks appointed by the Department of Post will be able to sell insurance policies. The Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (IRDAI) has issued guidelines for the India Post Payment Bank (IPPB) to appoint the postmen and grameen dak sevaks as Point of Sales Person (insurance seller). IPPB has
New Delhi: Ford has announced a mega sales campaign ‘Midnight Surprise’ that will be operational between 6-8th December 2019. The American auto manufacturer says that during this three-day campaign, the buyers will receive assured gifts ranging home appliances, LED TVs, high-end smartphone to a family vacation in London. The offer will cover all models in
New Delhi: ICICI Bank account holders will have to pay more for transactions from December 15, 2019. The private bank has stated on its website that it is all set to hike deposit and withdrawal charges on all savings accounts transactions. Also, it will charge customers a fixed amount for transactions made beyond a certain limit.
Truecaller’s “Top 20 Countries Affected by Spam Calls in 2019” annual report is here and it shows surprising numbers. Surprising in both good and bad ways. The good news is India has dropped to fifth positing in the list of countries affected by spam calls compared to 2018 when it stood at second place. In
NEW DELHI: Reliance Jio has announced its new ‘All-in-one’ plans after revising its tariffs. The new plans will be available starting December 6 and will come with one month, two months, three months and 12 months validity. The new all-in-one plan offer voice and data benefits and also includes certain FUP minutes for making Jio
Government Pension Schemes for workers, traders: Under two recently launched social security schemes by Narendra Modi government at the Centre, a married couple can ensure a yearly pension of Rs 72,000 by investing just Rs 100 each per month from the age of 30, according to Union Minister for Labour and Employment Santosh Kumar Gangwar.
The ‘One Nation, One Ration Card’ initiative by the government that largely covers migrant labourers and daily wagers will come into force on 1 June 2020, said Union Minister for Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution, Ram Vilas Paswan on Tuesday. The initiative will help eligible beneficiaries avail entitled food grains under the National Food
Xiaomi today announced its new digital money-lending service called Mi Credit in India. This service will let Xiaomi users aged 18 and above get a loan online, ranging from Rs 1,000 to 1 lakh. Users can later repay the loan in installments with interest that will be decided by the plan that you opted for. Eligibility
Indians love to order clothes online – they are affordable, offer a lot more variety, and all is well except for the ‘size’ issue. Consumers who regularly shop online often complain of the outfit which comes in the wrong size– rendering it useless. In most cases, it results in a huge number of returns. Now,