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25 October, 2018 5:26 PM EPF schemes add more than 1.45 cr new subscribers

More than 1.45 crore new subscribers joined the Employees' Provident Funds (EPF) Scheme during the one year period through August 2018, says payroll data released by the government on October 25. The Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation (MoSPI) has been bringing out the employment-related statistics in the formal sector since April, 2018 covering 69

5 October, 2018 3:56 AM Unable to withdraw EPF, Odisha man threatens to commit suicide

A man working with Odisha's electrical department has threatened to commit suicide as he is unable to withdraw his Employee provident fund (EPF) due to an error in his Aadhaar Card. Santosh Jena is an employee with the General Electrical Department in Baripada of Mayurbhanj district in the state. Stating his plight, Jena said that he has repeatedly appealed 87

24 August, 2018 3:09 PM EPFO added 10.7 million new members from September 2017 to June 2018, says CSO

The Employee Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) added 10.7 million new members from September 2017 to June 2018, data from the Central Statistics Office (CSO) said. According to the CSO data, about 1.05 million new EPF subscribers were added in June 2018. In the same period, 6 million users ceased subscribing to EPF. The EPF is applicable to establishments 63

23 July, 2018 12:20 PM German team wins SpaceX's Hyperloop competition thrice in a row with a speed of 470 kmph

German engineering students from the Technical University of Munich have won the SpaceX competition for a consecutive third time, developing the fastest pod once again. The team's pod travelled at a speed of 290 mph or 467 kmph on Sunday. The speed attained in the competition was 50% more than previous speed achieved in the last edition of the competition 60

18 July, 2018 3:55 PM EPFO invested nearly Rs 50K cr in ETFs till June 30: Govt

Retirement fund body EPFO has invested Rs 48,946 crore in exchange-traded funds (ETFs) till June 30, 2018, parliament was informed today. The Employees' Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) is investing in ETFs based on Nifty 50, Sensex, Central Public Sector Enterprises (CPSEs) and Bharat 22 indices. The body does not invest in shares and equities of individual 70

11 April, 2018 2:31 AM How EPF Member Can Apply For Correction In Name, Other Basic Details Online

EPF or Employees' Provident Fund subscribers can request a change in their basic details online. This was said by the EPFO or Employees' Provident Fund Organisation on microblogging site Twitter. Retirement fund body EPFO provides an online facility that enables EPF subscribers to request a correction or update in their basic details online. This online 461

31 March, 2018 6:23 PM HC refuses to discharge EPFO official

The Madras High Court has refused to discharge an Enforcement Officer of the Employees Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) from a case booked against him under the Prevention of Corruption Act of 1988. He was allegedly a party to receipt of bribe of ₹14.5 lakh from the representative of Saveetha Group of Institutions for favouring the institution in the matter 102

22 February, 2018 5:07 AM How To Access Aadhaar Services Through UMANG App

UMANG app provides seamless integration with popular customer centric services like Aadhaar, EPF, National Pension System (NPS), Digilocker, among others. UMANG or Unified Mobile Application is an app launched by the Government of India to provide access to various government services (central, state and regional) at one place. Investors can also track 58

1 February, 2018 7:43 AM Govt to contribute 12% of wages in EPF for new employees in all sectors

Contributions from women employees reduced to eight per cent. Government will pay the 12 per cent of employee provident fund (EPF) contribution on behalf of new employees in all sections for the next three years. The decision was announced by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley during his Union Budget presentation in Lok Sabha on Thursday. Mr. Jaitley also said the Employees 55

31 January, 2018 11:51 AM Here's why ELSS is best tax-saving instrument under section 80C

Looking into the data of the last five years, ELSS returned over 19 percent. Among a slew of instruments available under section 80C of The Income-tax Act, 1961, equity-linked savings schemes (ELSS) returned the most in the last five years, although it has the lowest lock-in period of just three years. Section 80 C is the most commonly used section for saving 54