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Bill to reduce MP/minister salaries passed in Lok Sabha: A look at how much these cuts will help
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Bill to reduce MP/minister salaries passed in Lok Sabha: A look at how much these cuts will help

The proposed reduction to the salaries and allowances of MPs and ministers amounts to savings of around Rs 54 crore.

EPFO releases pension and arrears, accepts workers demand for commutation; here's all you need to know
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EPFO releases pension and arrears, accepts workers demand for commutation; here's all you need to know

The Employees' Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) on Monday released Rs 868 crore pension along with Rs 105 crore arrears on account of the restoration of commuted value of (higher) pension.

EPFO releases Rs 868 crore pension along with Rs 105 crore arrear for commutation
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EPFO releases Rs 868 crore pension along with Rs 105 crore arrear for commutation

Retirement fund body EPFO on Monday said it has released Rs 868 crore pension along with Rs 105 crore arrears on account of restoration of commuted value of (higher) pension

Coronavirus Lockdown: EPFO releases total Rs 764 cr to 65 lakh pensioners for April under its pension scheme
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Coronavirus Lockdown: EPFO releases total Rs 764 cr to 65 lakh pensioners for April under its pension scheme

Retirement fund body EPFO on Tuesday said it has disbursed a total of Rs 764 crore to 65 lakh pensioners for April under its pension scheme

Coronavirus Outbreak: PFRDA allows deferment of Atal Pension subscribers' contribution till June
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Coronavirus Outbreak: PFRDA allows deferment of Atal Pension subscribers' contribution till June

In a major relief to Atal Pension Yojana (APY) subscribers in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, PFRDA has allowed deferment of their contribution until June 2020

Coronavirus Outbreak: Govt allows partial withdrawal for NPS subscribers for covering expenses related to treatment of COVID-19
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Govt allows partial withdrawal for NPS subscribers for covering expenses related to treatment of COVID-19

The Pension Fund Regulatory and Development Authority of India (PFRDA) on Friday said NPS subscribers will now be allowed partial withdrawal for covering expenses related to treatment of COVID-19

Labour Ministry implements EPFO's decision to restore pension commutation; to benefit 6.3 lakh pensioners
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Labour Ministry implements EPFO's decision to restore pension commutation; to benefit 6.3 lakh pensioners

The labour ministry has implemented retirement fund body EPFO's decision to restore pension commutation under the Employees' Pension Scheme, a move that will benefit 6.3 lakh pensioners

Denied pension benefits due to bureaucratic delays, ailing former DU professor Novy Kapadia survives with help from former students
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Denied pension benefits due to bureaucratic delays, ailing former DU professor Novy Kapadia survives with help from former students

Eminent football writer and former Delhi University professor Novy Kapadia has been rendered bedridden and is not being able to avail pension benefits, according to a section of teachers

Limit on tax-free employer contribution to retirement funds to impact employee with salary above Rs 60 lakh: Official
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Limit on tax-free employer contribution to retirement funds to impact employee with salary above Rs 60 lakh: Official

Under the existing provisions, the contribution by the employer to a recognised provident fund exceeding 12 per cent of salary is taxable.

Union Budget 2020-21: Pension fund regulator wants govt to double tax benefit under NPS to Rs 1 lakh
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Union Budget 2020-21: Pension fund regulator wants govt to double tax benefit under NPS to Rs 1 lakh

Pension fund regulator PFRDA is pitching for doubling the tax benefit under the NPS to Rs 1 lakh in the upcoming Budget, according to a whole-time member of the authority

Union Budget 2020-21: Trade unions urge Nirmala Sitharaman to hike income tax ceiling, minimum wages, pension
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Union Budget 2020-21: Trade unions urge Nirmala Sitharaman to hike income tax ceiling, minimum wages, pension

Trade unions urged the government to provide minimum wage of Rs 21,000, minimum pension of Rs 6,000 under Employees' Pension Scheme and tax exemption on annual income of up to Rs 10 lakh in a pre-budget meeting with Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Thursday

In Kalpana Jagdale's life, pension schemes, ration cards — and a dedication to the service of others
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In Kalpana Jagdale's life, pension schemes, ration cards — and a dedication to the service of others

For the past 23 years, Kalpana Jagdale has been helping people to avail government schemes. When persuasion and follow-ups fail, she resorts to non-violent protest. She has also started two self-help groups with a few women in Maharashtra's Shirol village

French trains disrupted as labour unions launch fresh strike over pension overhaul that may push back retirement age for millions
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French trains disrupted as labour unions launch fresh strike over pension overhaul that may push back retirement age for millions

Trains were disrupted across France on Tuesday as labour unions went on strike over plans to overhaul the country's pension system, which critics say will push back the retirement age for millions of people

Haryana chief minister to launch Mukhyamantri Parivar Samridhi Yojana today; scheme aims to provide social security to families in state
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Haryana chief minister to launch Mukhyamantri Parivar Samridhi Yojana today; scheme aims to provide social security to families in state

Haryana chief minister Manohar Lal Khattar will launch Mukhyamantri Parivar Samridhi Yojana from Red Bishop, Panchkula on 30 August.

EPFO approves changes in Employees' Pension Scheme to restore commutation of pension; move will benefit 6.3 lakh pensioners
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EPFO approves changes in Employees' Pension Scheme to restore commutation of pension; move will benefit 6.3 lakh pensioners

Providing relief to 6.3 lakh pensioners, retirement fund body EPFO has approved a proposal to restore commutation, or advance part-withdrawal, under the Employees' Pension Scheme

Supriya Sule introduces bill in Lok Sabha proposing Rs 2 crore ex-gratia, job quota, annual vacation for kin of martyrs from armed forces
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Supriya Sule introduces bill in Lok Sabha proposing Rs 2 crore ex-gratia, job quota, annual vacation for kin of martyrs from armed forces

A private member bill seeking to provide one-time lump sum honorarium of Rs 2 crore, free railway passes and reservation up to 5 per cent in private and public jobs for dependents of martyrs of armed forces, was introduced in Lok Sabha

Plea filed in Madras HC against linking Aadhaar to UAN to avail pension, PF benefits; petitioner claims right to property violated
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Plea filed in Madras HC against linking Aadhaar to UAN to avail pension, PF benefits; petitioner claims right to property violated

'The present requirement of linking UAN with Aadhaar interferes with my right to operate and deal with my provident fund, which has no government contribution,' the petitioner claimed.

Disability pension remains bone of contention amid defence ministry’s unyielding attitude over ex-servicemen’s appeals
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Disability pension remains bone of contention amid defence ministry’s unyielding attitude over ex-servicemen’s appeals

The Central Board of Direct Taxes’ (CBDT) 24 June circular bringing disability pension under the tax scanner is the latest bone of contention between the retired Armed Forces personnel and the government

Union Budget 2019: Trade Unions demand Rs 6,000 minimum pension, Rs 20,000 minimum wages
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Union Budget 2019: Trade Unions demand Rs 6,000 minimum pension, Rs 20,000 minimum wages

Representatives of trade unions on Saturday pressed the government to raise the minimum wage to Rs 20,000, provide 200 days of assured work under the rural employment guarantee scheme and ensure minimum monthly pension of Rs 6,000

Retirement, pension procedures for hundreds of CAPF personnel remain halted amid government's indecision on superannuation age
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Retirement, pension procedures for hundreds of CAPF personnel remain halted amid government's indecision on superannuation age

Hundreds of retirements and subsequent pension procedures for personnel of various Central Armed Police Forces have been stuck since May 31 as the Ministry of Home Affairs is yet to take a final decision over fixing a benchmark superannuation age in these uniformed services