20 financial resolutions to make in 2020
Keeping anything till the last minute is never a good idea, especially when it comes to money matter. Making your tax-saving investments in the last minute can have long lasting negative implications.
Ecosystem in place for a software hub: Ravi Shankar Prasad
The entire ecosystem of payments & favourable policies are already in place for In...
India can develop as a centre for software products and deep technology: Prasad
"There are 23,000 startups and 800 are technological startu...
Free coaching for poor: Cabinet clears scheme
The government will provide Rs 50,000 aid for coaching for the entrance examination for other professional courses, such as MBA and CLAT.
Suspension of SMS facility in Kashmir affects services of several sectors
"We used to get details like balance, statement, credit or debit details through the SMSes, but since four months, we have not been receiving them. This has caused a lot of inconvenience as we depended on these services," Owais Ahmad, a resident of Ganderbal said.
AAP govt to extend free coaching scheme to OBC, general category students
After initial success, the government has decided to extend the scheme to needy students from general category and other backward classes.
AAP government to launch overseas scholarship scheme for Dalit students
The proposal is likely to be put before the cabinet soon, Delhi's SC/ST Minister Rajendra Pal Gautam told.
Jai Bhim, nationalism PM Modi’s poll cry in Uttar Pradesh
The prime minister began his 30-minute speech with the slogan “Jai Bhim” and “Bharat Mata ki Jai”.
Fresh scheme via merchants to help BHIM gain currency again
After rolling back cashback incentives for all users to popularise its marque UPI-based app, the IT ministry feels that incentives through merchants could drive the usage higher.
20% cashback on GST likely on RuPay, BHIM using QR codes
The idea is to automatically capture all transaction details including GST rate and the cashback accordingly.
BHIM needs Mbappé speed to improve track record
The Ministry of Electronics and IT (MeitY) said recently that cashback offers for merchants were withdrawn from July 1.
BHIM referral scheme gaining momentum: NPCI
The total targeted outlay by the government of India for rewarding the referee and referrer is Rs 495 crore for a period of six months.
Government extends Bhim cash back scheme for merchants till March
The scheme was launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on April 14 for a period of six months for promoting cashless payments through the BHIM app.
Government to soon launch schemes to promote BHIM app
The Bharat Interface for Money (BHIM) app was launched on the iOS platform earlier this month. It is also available on the more popular Android platform.
Cashbacks & incentives: Govt to take cues from rivals to popularise BHIM
Among others, first time users transacting through BHIM UPI will get a Rs 51 cashback on a minimum transaction value of Rs 100.
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