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How NRIs can open NPS account online

An NRI can open an NPS account online if he has a PAN card and a bank account and satisfies other conditions.

Several Delhi citizens disappointed as their names missing from voters' list

Mohammad Shokeen and twelve members of his family could not cast their votes on Sunday as their names were missing from voter's list despite the fact they have been living at same address in Delhi for 32 years.

SC orders linking Aadhar with Pan card compulsory

Supreme Court makes linking of Aaadhar with Pan card compulsory to file income tax returns.SC orders linking Aadhar with Pan card compulsory

How to apply for Aadhaar card

To apply for an Aadhaar card, here are the six steps you should follow.

What are the documents required to apply for Aadhaar Card?

To apply for Aadhaar card, you are required to provide valid documents of proof of identity, address proof and date of birth.

Tata Mutual Fund launches 'Video KYC'

'How to do video KYC' by Tata Mutual Fund is currently available in English and Hindi.

New PAN card rules that came into effect from December 5

Since PAN is an important ID proof to conduct even the most basic of financial transactions, it is important that you are aware of these changes.

Soon, you could get PAN card in 4 hours

The number of people filing income tax returns has increased by 50% to 6.08 crore so far in the assessment year 2018-19 compared to the year-ago period.

New PAN cards and electoral rolls led to the surge in the number of NRC claims: Officials

The deadline for filing claims and objection in NRC ended on December 31, 2018.

How to open an NPS account online without Aadhaar

Aadhaar based registration for NPS account has been disabled since January 2019. Here's the process to open an account online.

What if I don't have a voter id, can I still vote?

Even if you don't have a voter ID card, it is imperative that you're registered as a voter, and your name appears on the electoral rolls.​​

What is a voter ID card?

A voter ID card is issued by the Election Commission, and is also known as Electoral Photo ID Card or EPIC.

Pakistani Hindus pat PM Narendra Modi on citizenship, want kin here

A few years ago, India had announced that it would give citizenship to Hindus from Pakistan and district collectors were given powers to do so.

Terrorists arrested in Patna with ISIS posters, troop deployment docs

The duo -- Khairul Mandal and Abu Sultan from Jhenaidah district of Bangladesh -- are associated with the terror outfit Jamiat-Ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) and Islamic State Bangladesh.

Election Guide 2019: What do you need to vote?

Having your voter ID card alone does not mean that you will definitely be allowed to vote. It is required that your name should appear on the electoral rolls.

Sebi relaxes norms for non-residents to transfer shares to relatives

The non-resident will be required to provide copy of an alternate valid document to ascertain identity as well as the non-resident status.

GJEPC asks banks to adopt its KYC databank to finance diamond trade

It also culls news appearing about its members on a daily basis giving banks more teeth to disburse.

How to get PAN card details changed

PAN card is a key document used for tax purposes and as a valid identity proof. The data recorded on PAN must be accurate and up-to-date.

PM asks for e-mails to be sent to PAN card holders informing them of action against corrupt officials

PM also asked CBDT to aim to shift to 100% technology driven mechanism for all the issues including e-assessment and sensitize its officers to increase efficiency and effectiveness.

Election Guide 2019: How can I register as a voter?

To get registered as a voter, you have to submit a filled in Form-6 to the Electoral Registration Officer (ERO) of your assembly constituency after which your name will be included in the electoral roll as a voter.

Accounting reports that a bank may ask before giving you that loan

It is important to note that all accounting documents need to be certified by a CA and audited proof of continuation of will need to be submitted.

Linking Aadhaar-PAN is mandatory for tax filers; to be completed by March 31: CBDT

The Supreme Court on February 6 had confirmed that linkage of PAN with Aadhaar is mandatory for filing of ITRs.

PAN to become invalid if not linked with Aadhaar by September 30

The earlier deadline to link PAN and Aadhaar was March 31, 2019, but, there was no clarity among chartered accountants and legal experts as to whether PAN will become inactive.

Forged PAN card leaves man with bad credit score, Rs 6.5 lakh dues

On checking with the other bank, it emerged that someone had submitted a forged copy of his PAN card, with a different picture and a signature to get several loans sanctioned in his name.

Gems & jewellery sector seeks cut in gold import duty to 4%

All India Gem and Jewellery Domestic Council also wants the PAN card limit to be raised to Rs 5 lakh from Rs 2 lakh.

How to apply for PAN card

PAN is a 10-digit alphanumeric identity allotted by the income tax department which is required to conduct even the simplest of financial transactions.

RupeeRedee data exposed

​​What could be accessed were customer-scanned copies of Aadhaar or PAN cards, which are usually submitted by applicants during KYC.

Economic Agenda 2019: Putting Aadhaar back in the loop

It had come to be regarded as a means of bringing millions into the banking system, expanding mobile connectivity and boosting digital transactions.

Will your PAN become invalid if not linked with Aadhaar by March 31? Experts differ

Last date to link PAN with Aadhaar is March 31. However, CAs and legal experts have differing opinions on the validity of PAN after the deadline.

How to surrender additional PAN card and what are the consequences

As per Section 272B of the Income Tax Act, the income tax officer can levy a penalty of Rs 10,000 on you for having more than one PAN card.

How to get PAN card details corrected

If you are looking to correct your PAN details, it can be done online as well as offline. Here's your primer on how to go about it.

RBI may change Rs 10 lakh lending cap on P2P platforms, say P2P players

Peer to Peer or P2P players are hopeful that the comprehensive financial data sought by the RBI might help the regulator to take some major policy decisions

Now no PAN card required for jewellery purchase of over Rs 50,000

The government has rescinded notification that extended provisions of the Prevention of Money Laundering Act, 2002, (PMLA) to jewellery purchases.

Father's name not mandatory for PAN application in case mother is single parent

Currently, furnishing father's name is mandatory for the allotment of Permanent Account Number (PAN).

Aadhaar mandatory for PAN cards: SC verdict tomorrow

the Centre had contended that Aadhaar was made mandatory for allotment of PAN to weed out fake cards which were used for terror financing and circulation of black money.

Tax changes in 2018 that have affected your personal finances

Here are some of the important tax changes directly impacting your personal finances that came into effect this year and the dates when they became effective.

Plan to make PAN card must for all transactions in gold

The panel was set up to look at various facets of household finance in India on the recommendations of the subcommittee of the Financial Stability and Development Council meeting last year.

SC to decide validity of linking Aadhaar with Pan card

A bench of Justice A.K. Sikri and Justice Ashok Bhushan took the decision even as Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi stoutly defended the government.

Aadhaar is out, other documents back for banks

The five officially valid documents include the passport, driving licence, voter ID card, PAN card and job card issued by the NREGA.

DGCA puts in place norms for digi yatra roll-out at airports

An initiative of the civil aviation ministry and the Bureau of Civil Aviation Security (BCAS), the facility seeks to minimise paperwork for air travel under a digital system or e-boarding process for airport entry.

Now Indians over 65, under 15 can use Aadhaar to visit Nepal, Bhutan

Nepal shares a border of over 1,850 km with five Indian states - Sikkim, West Bengal, Bihar, Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand.

Can a US citizen invest in mutual funds in India?

Yes, a US citizen can invest in mutual funds and other financial products such as NRI fixed deposits, stocks and more, subject to prescribed regulations.

How many people pay income tax in India? Here's a glimpse

India has one of the worst ratio of taxpayers to voters, it needs more people filing taxes.

Aadhaar linking can only curb PAN card duplication, says petitioner

Govt had defended the law, rejecting claims against it over privacy concerns and terming biometric identification as a vital feature of contemporary society.

Aadhaar mandatory to avoid fake PAN cards: Government tells Supreme Court

The AG said that due to Aadhaar, government has saved over Rs 50,000 crore on the schemes to benefit the poor as well as the pension schemes.

Noida property registration to go online; commercial & individual owners to get UID

From November 1, an allottee/property holder can upload a form along with ID proof and a scanned copy of allotment/transfer letter on the website. The allottee will then get a KYA-UID number

Initials, punctuations on PAN card make linking with Aadhaar a pain

Millions of Indians could be facing the problem as the government insists on Aadhaar-PAN linking by July 31, a prerequisite to filing tax returns.

Aadhar to be made mandatory for filing I-T return, applying for PAN card

Aadhaar-based e-KYC facility would allow individuals or entities wanting to apply for PAN to verify details such as date of birth or address by way of biometric identification.

What kind of leadership will lead India is the biggest issue: Amit Shah, BJP President

The BJP president aims to make India third-largest economy in 5 years, says there's no jobs crisis.

Aadhaar savings can fund 3 schemes of the size of Ayushman Bharat: Arun Jaitley

As per FM Jaitley, the savings through Aadhaar can fund three schemes of the size of Ayushman Bharat.

Personal Data Protection Bill only after new government takes over

The Bill, which sets out how the personal data of individuals is processed by the govt and private entities incorporated in India and abroad, was initially supposed to be tabled in the winter session.

16 illegal immigrants from Bangladesh arrested; another 4 children detained in Mathura

Seven mobile phones, eight Aadhaar cards, one PAN card, a driving license and Rs 500 in Indian currency were recovered from their possession, police said.

I-T dept moots doing away with mandatory quoting of father's name in PAN application

At present, furnishing of father's name is mandatory for the allotment of permanent account number (PAN).

Sebi lays framework for transfer of securities in physical mode

The Sebi has issued standardised norms for transfer of securities in physical mode.

10.52 lakh bogus PAN cards cannot be termed miniscule number to harm economy: Supreme Court

The apex court said that it has come on record that 11.35 lakh duplicate or fraudulent PAN cards have been detected and out of these, 10.52 lakh cases pertain to individual assesses.

India may not keep December 1 date with drones

India announced on August 27 that it would allow operation of drones from December 1 and categorised them into five based on weight.

PAN card a must for deposits totalling Rs 2.5 lakh

Any deposit with a bank or a post office as well as opening of an account, other than Jan-Dhan, also requires the PAN card.

Focus should be on developing mobile phone content in local languages: Ravi Shankar Prasad

“When you are talking about mobile networking, you must focus on local content and local languages,” Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said.

Will challenge verdict, says another early petitioner

Thomas alleged that the Centre collecting personal data of citizens including the army and police personnel and handing them over to foreign agencies could well be termed “espionage or treason”.

Aadhaar is totally safe, isn't a card, just a number: R S Sharma

Speaking of the merits of Aadhar, he said that while unique identification is necessary, it is not sufficient. “Any identification system which is not digital will not work.”

Top court's verdict on Aadhaar validity today

The SC order will have implications for linking Aadhaar to government welfare and financial inclusion schemes.

Government to ban Bangladeshi terror group JMB

Officials explained that banning JMB is important as the outfit has opened its full-fledged India chapter, Jamaat-ul Mujahideen India (JMI) recently, under the leadership of Salahuddin Salehin and his deputy Jahidul Islam with three main objectives— proselytization, training and armed combat with a view to establishing Islamic rule across the Indian subcontinent.

Your parents, wife and children can help you save taxes. Here's how

Salaried individuals can save tax by paying rent to their parents and availing the HRA exemption benefit.

Aadhaar, PAN card likely for minorities from Pakistan

Religious minorities from Pakistan staying in India on long-term visa could soon be issued Aadhaar/PAN cards and driving licence.

How NRIs can apply for PAN card in India

Get to know the process of applying for a PAN by an NRI as they need to provide certain documents which are specific to them.

MobiKwik's 'Boost' to offer instant loan in 90 seconds

MobiKwik is the first wallet player to disburse loan amount in the user’s mobile wallet.

How top global luxury brands are negotiating the minefield that is India

India has always been a difficult place for premier brands plagued by constant policy interventions.

GJF wants 5% import tax; PAN card limit to Rs 5 lakh for Budget

GJF has recommended GST at 1.25 per cent for the gems and jewellery sector, so that it help the industry become compliant and organised.

Tax dept allots 1.96 crore PAN in January-March 2018 quarter

The income tax data revealed that there were about 35.94 crore PAN alloted by end December 2017. The numbrer rose to 37.9 crore at March-end 2018.

CBDT amends PAN application form to include third gender option

According to notification issued dated April 9, 2018, Form 49A and Form 49AA, will now also have the option of transgender, along with the 'Male' and 'Female'.

Government issuing new-look and tamper-proof PAN cards: Income-Tax Department

The distribution of new-look PAN cards, being printed by NSDL and UTIITSL (UTI Infrastructure Technology and Services Ltd), started since January 1.

How, What, Why, UIDAI: Aadhaar verdict throws up as many questions as it answers

While the verdict made certain things very clear, there are still some questions left unanswered.

Rs 2 lakh crore income: Family’s PAN cards may have been misused

A Rs 2 lakh crore income declaration was made in the family's name under the IDS. But the government has rejected the claim and has stated that it will conduct investigations into the matter.

Demonetisation: PAN card required if combined cash deposits exceed Rs 2.5 lakh till Dec 30

The rule applies to all the bank accounts of an individual, though it is unclear how banks will capture the information of the cash deposited in other accounts.

How to update a minor's PAN card once he becomes adult

Once a minor PAN card holder turns 18, the relevant changes must be made in the PAN records as the card does not contain the minor’s photograph or signature.

Now, govt pushes offline tools to verify Aadhaar

The KYC process will not even need users to reveal their Aadhaar numbers, the collection of which has often been subject to controversies over potential data mining and tracking.

Now, government pushes offline tools to verify Aadhaar

In an effort to address fears over surveillance, breach of privacy and data farming, the Centre is promoting offline verification tools for Aadhaar.

UPPSC LT grade teacher exam 2018 admit card released. Download it from here

​​The state public service commission had invited application for over 10,000 LT grade teacher posts across the state.

Now you can register for voter ID, update details in voters' list online

All you have to do is to log on to elections commission website http://www.nvsp.in and apply for inclusion or correction of names

UIDAI sees victory in SC judgement, says pvt usage restricted

"I am happy that Aadhaar Act has been upheld and private sector entities have been virtually barred from collecting or linking Aadhar to any services they provide," UIDAI CEO Ajay Bhushan Pandey said.

Chronology of Aadhaar case

A timeline of the Aadhaar scheme that was today declared constitutionally valid by the Supreme Court.

Bullion market closed due to protest against PAN card requirement

"We have shut our shops to protest against the mandatory PAN card requirement," All India Sarafa Bazar Association Vice President S K Jain said.

AMFI's new campaign to focus on debt investment benefits

Rs 150-175 crore will be deployed to promote mutual funds investments.

Black money, PAN card issues affecting jewellery business as a whole: S Subramaniam, CFO of Titan

Subramaniam said,"with the festive season being strong in this second half compared to the first half, it gives us some hope for optimism. "

High Court irked over government inaction on PAN card issued to foreigner

The Bombay High Court has summoned three senior Central government officials to appear before it on January 8 to show what action had been taken in the matter.

5 steps to prepare yourself for a bank loan

The five steps listed here can make the process of taking a loan simpler and systematic.

GJF resents PAN card requirement for transaction above Rs 2 lakh

Gems and jewellery trade today expressed resentment over the requirement to produce PAN card for any transaction above Rs 2 lakh.

Requesting a new PAN card

Banks opening accounts using Aadhaar copy without biometric/OTP check will be liable for loss: UIDAI

If a bank account is opened by accepting Aadhaar without biometric or OTP authentication and other verification, then bank will be held responsible for any loss.

Telcos to delete Aadhaar data if customer gives alternative KYC docs: COAI

He said that telecom operators will need some time to verify documents shared by customers but his connection will continue to work as till the time documents are verified.

No honking drive: The car horn is our PAN card, Aadhaar ID and much more

This brings me to my theory that horns are used by us purely to announce our presence in a sort of aural 'Kilroy was here' fashion.

Over 50 crore mobiles with Aadhaar KYC could be disconnected

The matter is now being discussed at the highest levels in the government, considering the large-scale impact it can have on citizens if phones are disconnected in vast numbers.

Tax department receives 15-25 lakh PAN applications per week

The allotment of PAN is being carried out through two service providers, NSDL e-Gov and UTIITSL, which collect applications, process them, digitise the data and submit the same to ITD

Swachh Bharat cess: PAN card gets costlier by Re 1

With the imposition of the Swachh Bharat cess on all services from today, getting a new PAN card for income tax purposes has become costlier by a rupee to Rs 107.

‘Aadhaar no proof you are legally occupying house’

The families, claimed they had been staying in apartments at Laxmi Niwas, Matunga, for around four decades and had been issued identity and address documents.

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