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80% of India's informal workers lost jobs during COVID lockdown, 63% survived on two meals a day, shows data
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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

COVID-19, lockdown impact: 27 mn youth in their 20s lost their jobs in April, reveals CMIE
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COVID-19, lockdown impact: 27 mn youth in their 20s lost their jobs in April, reveals CMIE

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
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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.

Reliance Jio's entry led to $10 billion annual savings for consumers: Report
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Reliance Jio's entry led to $10 billion annual savings for consumers: Report

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

Budget 2018: Will Arun Jaitley offer a surprise income tax cut to salaried employees?
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Budget 2018: Will Arun Jaitley offer a surprise income tax cut to salaried employees?

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

Want to quit your job at 45? Here's how to ensure income equivalent to your salary
Business

Want to quit your job at 45? Here's how to ensure income equivalent to your salary

Have an alternative plan for yourself – think of it as this plan with training wheels.

SBI's monthly average balance hike spares Jan Dhan a/cs; govt asks bank to reconsider penalty
Business

SBI's monthly average balance hike spares Jan Dhan a/cs; govt asks bank to reconsider penalty

The government has told State Bank of India to reconsider charges it proposes to levy on cash transactions and ATM withdrawals over specified limits

Seven misses in Budget 2017 math: How Jaitley may have created a huge buffer for spending
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Seven misses in Budget 2017 math: How Jaitley may have created a huge buffer for spending

There are some misses in the presentation which could have been addressed but have been kept aside.

111 crore enroll to Aadhaar as savings touch Rs 36,144 crore, says Ravi Shankar Prasad
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111 crore enroll to Aadhaar as savings touch Rs 36,144 crore, says Ravi Shankar Prasad

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.

Demonetisation: Opposition alleges selective leak of information to BJP friends, demands probe
Politics

Demonetisation: Opposition alleges selective leak of information to BJP friends, demands probe

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.

Allow your savings to earn with Birla Sun Life Mutual Fund’s Active Account App
Investing

Allow your savings to earn with Birla Sun Life Mutual Fund’s Active Account App

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
Business

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.

Airtel launches 4G/3G data 'Mega Saver Pack'
News & Analysis

Airtel launches 4G/3G data 'Mega Saver Pack'

Airtel has announced two new data plans that offer greater value than any other plan that the existing data plans provided by the company.

Amazon’s dash buttons are no good for saving money while shopping
News & Analysis

Amazon’s dash buttons are no good for saving money while shopping

Amazon is expanding its lineup of Dash buttons, its "Jetsons"-style devices that let you reorder a particular product with a single touch.

World Environment Day Special: Smart ways to save on electricity consumption
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World Environment Day Special: Smart ways to save on electricity consumption

5 June is observed as the World Environment Day. One easy way to take care of our environment is to reduce our power consumption.

Lay off, Mr Subramanian Swamy! Raghuram Rajan isn't the villain here
Business

Lay off, Mr Subramanian Swamy! Raghuram Rajan isn't the villain here

Swamy is on the wrong track with Rajan. Rajan is probably the best thing that happened to the Indian economy in a long time

#EPFredux? Political, public outrage as NDA govt cuts PPF, NSS, saving scheme rates
Economy

#EPFredux? Political, public outrage as NDA govt cuts PPF, NSS, saving scheme rates

Even the girl child scheme Sukanya Samridhhi Account (SSA) was not spared. The cut: From 9.2 percent to 8.6 percent.

Budget 2016: Bankers pitch for raising tax break on savings to Rs 2.5 lakh
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Budget 2016: Bankers pitch for raising tax break on savings to Rs 2.5 lakh

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