The update of the NRC was carried out in Assam to identify bona fide Indian citizens living in the state but the initiative had created a nationwide uproar
Don't fall prey to scamsters seeking Aadhaar, OTPs for COVID-19 inoculation, warns UP health department
Gorakhpur CMO Dr Srikant Tiwari warned the public against falling prey to people claiming to represent the state health department and asking for personal details
ITR 2019-20: Govt extends deadline till 10 Jan; individuals, firms requiring audit can file income tax return by 15 Feb
The govt has also extended the due date for filing declaration under the direct tax dispute resolution scheme Vivad Se Vishwas by a month till 31 January while the deadline for filing GST annual return for FY2019-20 has been extended by two months till 28 February, 2021
There is a penalty fee that needs to be given if a person misses their ITR filing date.
Before e-verifying returns, taxpayers must have permanent account number (PAN), assessment year for which the ITR has been filed, acknowledgment number and electronic verification code
Bihar Election 2020 Voting Phase 3: Search for your voter ID by name, EPIC number in online voters' list on nvsp.in
Visit the National Voters' Service portal on www.nvsp.in to check whether your name is there on the electoral list
Books of the week: From SL Bhyrappa's Brink to Abeer Kapoor's The Most Notorious Jailbreakers, our picks
Our weekly roundup of books that should be on your radar.
GST registration can be obtained in 3 days through Aadhaar authentication: Steps on how to do GST registration through Aadhaar authentication
Aadhaar authentication for new goods and services tax (GST) registration has been activated from 21 August. For those who are opting for Aadhaar authentication, the new GST registration will be issued within three working days and will not require a physical verification.
The health ID will contain information about medical data, prescriptions and diagnostic reports and summaries of previous discharge from hospitals for ailments
India expels two Pakistan diplomats for espionage; fake Aadhaar cards recovered from duo, say officials
India on Sunday ordered two officials of the Pakistan High Commission in Delhi to leave the country in 24 hours after they were apprehended on charges of spying, according to several media reports.
India Post has now partnered with the Bihar government to deliver ‘Shahi Lichi’ and ‘Zardalu Mango’ at the doorstep of people in Patna, Muzaffarpur and Bhagalpur
Coronavirus Outbreak: In Kashmir, health surveys seeking phone numbers, Aadhaar details lead to privacy concerns
Efforts to collect phone numbers and Aadhaar numbers have met with resistance in Kashmir, and there have been several cases of health teams being attacked by people.
Kotak Mahindra Bank launches video-based KYC for opening of accounts remotely; facility available only for new customers
Only Indian citizens residing in India during the account opening process are eligible for video KYC, it said adding that the facility is available only for new to Kotak customers.
Nirmala Sitharaman announces 25% cut in TDS/TCS for non-salary payments; ITR filing deadline extended
Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said the reduction in TDS (tax deducted at source)/TCS (tax collected at source) rate would release about Rs 50,000 crore in the hands of people.
Food minister Ram Vilas Paswan says 20 states getting ready for launch of ration card portability from 1 June
Food Minister Ram Vilas Paswan on Friday said as many as 20 states and union territories are getting ready for implementation of the ambitious ration card portability service 'One Nation-One Ration Card' from 1 June
COVID-19 crisis shows class bias in banking, rethink of biometrics to access benefits order of the day
The most tragic fallout of the COVID-19 lockdown is that it has exposed threadbare the class, caste and religious prejudices pernicious in Indian society.
NGOs, volunteers emerge as only hope for Delhi's undocumented people as absence of Aadhaar keeps free ration, hunger relief centres out of reach
There are at least 30 NGOs and over 40 individual volunteers in Delhi who are supplying food during COVID-19 lockdown to people without any valid documentation and living on the footpaths, jhuggi jhopdis and verandahs of commercial complexes
India Post Payments Bank crosses 2-cr customer mark; rural banking infrastructure increases by almost 2.5 times, says Ravi Shankar Prasad
According to a statement, IPPB had reached the landmark of one crore customers in August last year - its first year of operations.
Ravi Shankar Prasad says terrorists, corrupt have no right to privacy, warns of 'sinister trend' of populist campaigns against judgments
Terrorists and corrupt people have "no right to privacy" and these people should not be allowed to abuse the internet, Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said on Saturday
Assam NRC Coordinator asks deputy commissioners to submit details of 'ineligible persons' included in register
Over 19 lakh people were left out of the final NRC list published on 31 August, 2019.