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Apr 12, 2018
Adivasis, Dalits, Muslims have lowest mean age of death among Indians, reveals new reportAt 43 years, the mean age of death for adivasis (scheduled tribes or STs) was the lowest, meaning they were more likely to die before other Indians, according to a new paper.
Mar 27, 2018
Small savings interest rates may not go up in Apr-June, hints finance ministryFor the January-March quarter, the government had reduced interest rates on small saving schemes by 0.2 percentage points
Mar 23, 2018
Cabinet clears 'Modicare': All you need to know about the biggest free health insurance schemeGetting state governments to buy into Modicare and execute it by August, 2018, will be a huge challenge, especially in a big election year.
Mar 10, 2018
Supreme Court should consider Indian senior citizens' right to die with dignity, go beyond medical reasonsGiven the collapse of the large Indian family and the known fact that most senior citizens are treated badly, the Supreme Court should consider extending the right to die with dignity to the elderly
Feb 12, 2018
Irda to insurers: Transfer unclaimed deposits to Senior Citizens' Welfare Fund by 1 MarchInsurance regulator Irda has asked all insurers to transfer the deposits of policyholders that have been laying unclaimed for over 10 years to the welfare fund by 1 March
Feb 04, 2018
Budget 2018: Arun Jaitley has given only marginal relief on personal tax front to common manArun Jaitley had a little room to fulfill the widespread expectations of the common man from the Budget on the personal taxation front.
Feb 03, 2018
Arun Jaitley's bonanza for senior citizens poses a dilemma, FD or SB interest?The new tax benefit is, however, going to make senior citizens more wanted.
Feb 01, 2018
Budget 2018: Arun Jaitley hikes exemption limit on interest income for senior citizens to Rs 50 k annuallyAnnouncing benefits for senior citizens, Arun Jaitley said exemption limit on income from interest for them has been raised five times to Rs 50,000 per year
Jan 06, 2018
Milind Deora column: As low interests hit savings, Union Budget should ensure economic security for senior citizensThe state should ideally encourage and incentivise young people to invest in public equities through mutual funds.
Dec 28, 2017
Your NSC, PPF returns to dip next quarter as govt cuts rates by 20 bps; banks may cut deposit ratesPPF and NSC will fetch a lower annual rate of 7.6 percent while KVP will yield 7.3 percent and mature in 11 months.