For the January-March quarter, the government had reduced interest rates on small saving schemes by 0.2 percentage points
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Govt extends deadline for linking Aadhaar with saving schemes like post office deposits, Kisan Vikas Patra
"It has now been decided to extend the last date for submission of 'Aadhaar' number from 31 December, 2017 to 31 March, 2018," a Finance Ministry notification said.
PPF and NSC will fetch a lower annual rate of 7.6 percent while KVP will yield 7.3 percent and mature in 11 months.
The government slashed interest rates on small savings schemes, including NSC and PPF, by 0.2 percentage point for the January-March period
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The government is trying to move the country towards a lower interest rate regime.
Justifying slashing of interest rate on small saving instruments like PPF, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today said interest rates in India are "extraordinarily" high and the country risks becoming the most sluggish economy if lending rates continue to rule high.
This is the first time, Sikhs have raised such a big amount for this cause. Previous record is of USD 90,000 in NSC's Los Angeles Gala in 2015.
On dialogue, Jaitley said the government has never said it will not talk to Pakistan. "It is for Pakistan to create the environment for talk," he said.
BSF troops retaliated resulting in firing exchange, the district magistrate said adding that there was no loss of life or injury to anyone in the firing.
Around 30,000 people have fled their border homes leaving 113 hamlets deserted along the International border.
The meeting was briefed about the situation on the eastern and western borders and military preparedness to take on any threat to the country.
The firing came a day after India registered protest with Pakistan over its continued firing.
These people belong to Arnia, Trewa, Nikowal, Zora farm, Suchetgarh, Adbullian, Chinore area, Pragwal, Garghal and Hamirpurkona of Jammu district.
Pakistani troops resorted to firing on forward Indian posts along LoC in Banwat sector of Poonch district from 1300 hours, a senior Army officer said.
akistan opened fire on just four border out posts in Kathua district as compared to firing on 60 border out posts along the International Border yesterday.