80% of India's informal workers lost jobs during COVID lockdown, 63% survived on two meals a day, shows data
Government needs to take action regarding job security, social security benefits, food security, health benefits, and safety in the informal sector in such a way that it not only manages the current crisis, but also immunises the sector from future shocks
Over 27 million youngsters in their 20s lost their jobs in April. This has serious long-term repercussion, the CMIE report said.
Consumer confidence dipped in September due to worries about savings, household expenses, finds survey
The Consumer Confidence Index plummeted 6.6 percentage points as consumers were worried about various factors such as personal finances for day-to-day running of the household, savings and investments, said Indian Primary Consumer Sentiment Index (PCSI) for the month of October.
Jio has made data accessible and affordable, with average prices per GB dropping to Rs 10 from Rs 152, bringing the internet within the reach of a larger proportion of the Indian population
In the upcoming budget, the overall exemption limit available to salaried employees under various sections of Income Tax Act needs a re-look to broaden the scope for savings
Have an alternative plan for yourself – think of it as this plan with training wheels.
The government has told State Bank of India to reconsider charges it proposes to levy on cash transactions and ATM withdrawals over specified limits
There are some misses in the presentation which could have been addressed but have been kept aside.
Even as the Aadhaar enrolment touched 111 crore on Republic Day, the total savings by the central and state exchequers by deploying it stood at Rs 36,144 crore in two years, IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said here on Friday.
The entire House was against corrupt and drug money, but an impression is being created that those opposing this are against curbing black money which is erroneous.
Financial Brands like Birla Sun Life Mutual Fund have now introduced revolutionary and innovative digital App Platforms that will empower India to earn more on their savings.
Sagarmala, India's port modernisation project, can save up to Rs 40,000 cr in logistics, says govt study
The Ministry of Shipping's ambitious Sagarmala project that aims to modernise India's ports is estimated to save up to Rs 40,000 crore per year spent on logistics by key industries, says a study done by the ministry.
Amazon is expanding its lineup of Dash buttons, its "Jetsons"-style devices that let you reorder a particular product with a single touch.
5 June is observed as the World Environment Day. One easy way to take care of our environment is to reduce our power consumption.
Swamy is on the wrong track with Rajan. Rajan is probably the best thing that happened to the Indian economy in a long time
Even the girl child scheme Sukanya Samridhhi Account (SSA) was not spared. The cut: From 9.2 percent to 8.6 percent.
Banks and financial institutions today pitched for increasing tax deduction limit to Rs 2.5 lakh from currently Rs 1.50 lakh under 80C of Income Tax Act