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Atal Pension Yojana will now be eligible for Tax Benefits

According to a circular released by the Income Tax Department, the contributions that have been made to the Atal Pension Yojana (APY) will now be eligible for the tax benefit, similar to the National Pension System. The tax benefit will be the additional deduction of Rs. 50,000/- under Section 80CCD(1) ...

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Andhra govt. to develop Knowledge Economy Zone Soon

Chief Minister Mr. N. Chandrababu Naidu on Tuesday has revealed that the state government of Andhra Pradesh is willing to create a Knowledge Economy Zone-the first-of-its-kind initiative in the world. Naidu while addressing the Collectors said that the main objective to create KEZ is to have knowledge driven economic development. ...

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Indian Railways Launched New Micro-Website : Budget 2016

Indian Railways on Tuesday has unveiled a new micro-website for Railway Budget 2016-2017 in a bid to update citizens about the budget instantly and help them to watch it live. According to an official statement, this new micro-website will be a one-stop shop for the all the Budget related information. ...

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Bihar Joins UDAY Scheme, Sixth State to Sign MoU

The Government of India, the State of Bihar and the DISCOMs of Bihar (North Bihar Power Distribution Company Limited, and South Bihar Power Distribution Company Limited) signed Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) under the Scheme UDAY (Ujwal DISCOM Assurance Yojana) on Monday for operational and financial turnaround of the DISCOMs. The signing ...

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