26 Mar 2015
Chandigarh: Haryana Assembly witnessed noisy scenes after opposition Congress sought clarification from BJP government about the modalities of Rs 5,000 monthly pension scheme for the farmers of 60 years of age, announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
12 Mar 2015
New Delhi: Retirement fund body EPFO's trustees on Wednesday decided to raise the age limit from 58 to 60 years for vesting of pension.
11 Mar 2015
New Delhi: Stating that the deficit in the Employees' Pension Scheme Fund is not a concern, Labour Ministry is taking steps to bridge the asset-liability gap in the same, Parliament was informed on Wednesday.
24 Feb 2015
Nagpur: A national co-ordination committee comprising all trade unions in the country for Employees Retirement Pension Benefits (1995) has strongly opposed the raising of retirement age from 58 to 60 years.
19 Mar 2015
Mumbai: Mutual fund houses have said that tax benefits for retirement solutions should be provided on the lines of the New Pension System (NPS) as they are planning to enter pension funds sector in a big way.
20 Mar 2015
New Delhi: Government is in the process of finalising a policy to promote BPO activities in the country after implementing a scheme to incentivise these operations in the Northeast, claiming it would be a "game changer".
21 Mar 2015
New Delhi: Delhi will become the first state in the country to launch an e-ration card service next week which links ration and Aadhaar cards with a view to curbing corruption and increasing transparency in the system.
17 Aug 2012
With the Congress-led UDF Government in Kerala sticking to its decision to introduce Participatory Pension Scheme (PPS) in state services, pro-Left employees unions have threatened to strike work on August 21.
23 Mar 2015
New Delhi: The government will set up 800 clusters under the Scheme of Fund for Regeneration of Traditional Industries (SFURTI) with an investment of Rs 850 crore by March 2017 to boost khadi and village industries.
16 Mar 2015
Guwahati: Assam government has launched an ambitious scheme to increase agricultural production by providing facilities and assistance to farmers for double cropping in their lands.