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Gahnshyam Tiwari to hold satyagrah outside Rajasthan chief minister Vasundhara Raje's residence
Politics

Gahnshyam Tiwari to hold satyagrah outside Rajasthan chief minister Vasundhara Raje's residence

Senior BJP MLA Ghanshyam Tiwari's son on Friday said his father will hold a 'satyagrah' outside chief minister Vasundhara Raje's residence despite he not being given permission

Your mandatory PF contribution may be cut to 10% from 12%; EPFO to decide tomorrow
Business

Your mandatory PF contribution may be cut to 10% from 12%; EPFO to decide tomorrow

The reduction of contributions will reduce the benefits for workers by four percentage point. At present employer and employee contribute 24 per of basic wages. This will be reduced to 20 percent

Govt allows EPFO to go digital; expect quick transfer of your benefits now
Business

Govt allows EPFO to go digital; expect quick transfer of your benefits now

The Ministry of Labour and Employment has made changes in the social security schemes of the Employees' Provident Fund Organisation.

Now, EPFO to make all payments to members electronically
Business

Now, EPFO to make all payments to members electronically

The labour ministry has amended the social security schemes run by EPFO so it can make digital payments

Maharashtra's slain soldiers: A tale of bounced cheques, no jobs and no compensation for families
India

Maharashtra's slain soldiers: A tale of bounced cheques, no jobs and no compensation for families

Chants of "Bharat Mata ki Jai", "Jai Hind" and "Amar rahe" fill the air as a soldier is cremated. Crowds of people from surrounding villages gather to pay tribute. Ministers and leaders from the area make it a point to visit the family

Govt gives nod to 7th pay commission recommendation for defence disability pension; 55 lakh retirees to benefit
Business

Govt gives nod to 7th pay commission recommendation for defence disability pension; 55 lakh retirees to benefit

The benefits of the modifications will be applicable from 1 January, 2016. With this, the annual pension bill of the Centre is expected to be around Rs 1,76,071 crore.

Nuns in Kerala seek pension, claim the Church leaves them high and dry in old age
India

Nuns in Kerala seek pension, claim the Church leaves them high and dry in old age

Many tales of harassment and sexual exploitation of nuns in monasteries have come to light recently but very little was known to the outside world about the true living condition of the nuns, especially the aged ones.

Cabinet clears pension scheme for seniors with 8% guaranteed return
Business

Cabinet clears pension scheme for seniors with 8% guaranteed return

The pension scheme, the release said is a part of governments commitment for financial inclusion and social security.

After BSF jawan, CRPF constable Jeet Singh takes to social media to discuss 'discrimination'
India

After BSF jawan, CRPF constable Jeet Singh takes to social media to discuss 'discrimination'

Soon after the video of Border Security Force constable Tej Bahadur Singh complaining of the poor quality of food served to BSF soldiers went viral, a Central Reserved Protection Force (CRPF) constable Jeet Singh took to the social media to appeal to the nation and Prime Minister Narendra Modi to give equal facilities to personnel employed with the paramilitary force just like the Indian Armed Forces.

Solidarity with soldiers is great, but let's put the money where our mouths are
India

Solidarity with soldiers is great, but let's put the money where our mouths are

Amitabh Bachchan offered a birthday gift to India’s forces and called for solidarity with them as they faced a crisis on the border.

PIL in Bombay HC challenges Maharashtra govt's bill increasing salaries, pension of MLAs
Mumbai

PIL in Bombay HC challenges Maharashtra govt's bill increasing salaries, pension of MLAs

A PIL in Bombay High Court has challenged a Maharashtra government's bill increasing salaries and pension of sitting and former MLAs.

Pension bonanza for BSNL staff, but will govt bite the VRS bullet to revive the PSU
Business

Pension bonanza for BSNL staff, but will govt bite the VRS bullet to revive the PSU

Telecom industry experts warn that not only has the government enhanced its burden by correcting the pension anomaly for BSNL employees, more trouble could be in store as the aftermath of the Seventh Pay Commission recommendations sinks in

Cabinet clears 7th pay panel recommendations; govt staff salaries to rise
Business

Cabinet clears 7th pay panel recommendations; govt staff salaries to rise

Overall increase including salaries, allowances and pension will be 23.55 percent, involving an additional burden of Rs 1.02 lakh crore or nearly 0.7 percent of the GDP

BSF to hold a two day 'pension adalat' to redress grievances of pensioners
Politics

BSF to hold a two day 'pension adalat' to redress grievances of pensioners

Aimed at speedy redress of grievances of pensioners and family pensioners of the pre-2006 period, the BSF is holding a two-day "pension adalat" .

Greek parliament approves controversial pension, tax reforms
World

Greek parliament approves controversial pension, tax reforms

Greek lawmakers have adopted a controversial package of pension cuts and tax hikes despite mass public opposition, bowing to creditor demands in a bid to unlock the next tranche of badly-needed bailout funds.

Protesting 'meagre' pension, senior citizens return a day's pension to PM Modi
India

Protesting 'meagre' pension, senior citizens return a day's pension to PM Modi

A symbolic protest against the "meagre pension" given to underprivileged senior citizens.

Memo to Modi govt: Don't mess around with the provident fund any more
Business

Memo to Modi govt: Don't mess around with the provident fund any more

What the government is essentially trying to do is to force Indians into a pension scheme - that is taxable - using existing funds in the EPF. This is patently wrong

Letter to PM: Lay off our savings, PF money is not yours
Business

Letter to PM: Lay off our savings, PF money is not yours

My entreaty is earnest and simple: Don't even look at the PF money. It is not yours. The government's job is to ensure that the PF money is managed well

Govt amends Atal Pension Yojana
Business

Govt amends Atal Pension Yojana

Government has amended Atal Pension Yojana (APY) to give an option to the spouse to continue to contribute for balance period on premature death of the subscriber.

OROP payments made to 13.02 lakh pensioners, everybody will be covered by mid-April, promises Parrikar
India

OROP payments made to 13.02 lakh pensioners, everybody will be covered by mid-April, promises Parrikar

The defence minister said that increased pensions under OROP have been disbursed to two-thirds of beneficiaries while others will get it by mid-April