The Union Cabinet is likely to consider a draft amendment bill which seeks to double the ceiling of tax-free gratuity to Rs 20 lakh.
Indian Railways along with seven other countries including Pakistan will explore the possibility of a transcontinental rail freight service.
The I-T dept is considering issuance of Permanent Account Number (PAN) on a real-time basis using Aadhaar, the govt said.
RBI reduced the amount to Rs 25,000 from the earlier Rs 1 lakh in line with the provisions of the Income Tax Act.
Railways is the largest consumer of water as well as electricity and a major contributor to green environment due to reduced greenhouse gas emissions.
The Aayog is seeking entries in two categories: short video and photo contest on women breaking gender stereotypes.
According to SBI, failure to maintain Monthly Average Balance will attract penalty of up to Rs 100 plus service tax.
Employees can also withdraw the fund for select purposes after completing 10 yrs of service, as against 15 yrs of service earlier.
The govt’s top brass, including Jaitley, will brainstorm to chalk out a plan to promote electric vehicles in the country.