Business  /  Published 16.11.20

Proposal for tax-free plan for pension

Pension fund regulator PFRDA will propose to the government to make employers’ contribution of 14 per cent under NPS tax free for all categories of subscribers in the next budget, chairman Supra...
By PTI in New Delhi

Calcutta  /  Published 13.11.20

Neighbours come to aid of New Town pensioners

A residential complex and a block committee in New Town have come forward to help out their elderly pensioner neighbours. They have taken the initiative to help generate their digital life certificate...
By Sudeshna Banerjee in Salt Lake

Jharkhand  /  Published 13.11.20

Hemant's pension scheme for all

The Jharkhand government is planning to launch a universal pension scheme for elderly, widows and disabled people. Sources in the chief minister’s office said chief minister Hemant Soren is kee...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur

India  /  Published 07.11.20

Cong: govt stealing officers’ pensions

The Congress on Friday strongly objected to the new proposal of the Narendra Modi government which says only those officers who have spent more than 35 years in the armed forces shall be entitled to a...
By Sanjay K. Jha in New Delhi

India  /  Published 22.09.20

Workers: bill hazy on funding

By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi


Business  /  Published 12.09.20

Annuity rate shield

The widening gap between returns in the accumulation phase and the return on annuities offered to National Pension System (NPS) subscribers on retirement has prompted the Pension Fund Regulatory and D...
By A Staff Reporter in Calcutta

India  /  Published 10.09.20

Full salary, pension for kin on cop Covid death

The state government has decided to give full salary to the family members of police personnel at the forefront of the Covid-19 fight till their retirement if they die of the disease. “The fami...
By Our Correspondent in Bhubaneswar

India  /  Published 04.07.20

Odisha aid for transgenders

The Odisha government on Friday decided to include transgender community under the ambit of its social welfare scheme — Madhu Babu Pension Yojana (MBPY) — and give them a monthly subsisten...
By Subhashish Mohanty in Bhubaneswar

Opinion  /  Published 22.02.19

Enforcing wage laws is as important as job creation

The PM-SYM (Pradhan Mantri Shram Yogi Maan-dhan) is now being energetically promoted in the build-up to the general elections. But it is poor compensation for what the last session of the 16th Lok Sab...
By Sevanti Ninan

Opinion  /  Published 17.12.18

The value of India's elderly population

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