Category Archives: NATIONAL

Aadhaar Card Update for free till March 14 – Know Process

Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) has earlier said that they are extending the date from December 15, 2023, to March 14, 2024, after receiving good responses. People can update their name, address, and some other changes for free through UIDAI’s official website. The details can also be done physically at Common Services Centres (CSC). […]

Flipkart UPI is now LIVE – Know about on How to signup and use it

Flipkart launched its UPI services, Flipkart UPI, in partnership with Axis Bank. Flipkart UPI will initially be available for Android users, the company said. Loyalty features such as Supercoins, cashback, milestone benefits and brand vouchers will be made available after the UPI launch, it added. Flipkart has been testing its UPI offering since last year. […]

Airtel is ‘changing’ its SIM cards – Know more about

Airtel has announced its move to switch partnership from virgin plastic to recycled PVC SIM cards. For this move, the telecom major has partnered with Idemia Secure Transactions.  Airtel became the first telecommunications service provider to switch to recycled plastic SIM cards. With this migration, the generation of over 165 tonnes of virgin plastic will […]

Here’s how to deactivate Paytm FASTag and Get a New FASTag online

Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has recently taken action against Paytm Payments Bank Ltd. (PPBL), directing the company to stop accepting deposits or top-ups in any customer accounts, including wallets and FASTags, after February 29, 2024. As a result, the National Highway Authority of India (NHAI) excluded Paytm Payments Bank Ltd. (PPBL) from its roster […]

Now this facility will be available in the train – check out details

Indian Railways is called the lifeline of the country. Because a large part of the country’s population travels by railways every day. On one hand, Indian Railways keeps making various technical changes to run the trains in a timely manner. On the other hand, keeping in mind the passenger facilities, the passengers are It also […]

Center Issues urgent advisory to States over China Pneumonia

Union Health Ministry has advised all the states and Union Territories to immediately review public health and hospital preparedness measures in view of the increasing cases of pneumonia in China. The Union Health Secretary — in a letter to all the States and Union Territories — advised them to immediately review the preparedness measures in […]

Partial withdrawal from Public Provident Fund (PPF): All you need to know

New Delhi: The Public Provident Fund or PPF account although has a lock-in of 15 years, it provides loan and partial withdrawal facility before the end of tenure. While a loan from PPF account can be availed between the third and sixth financial year of opening the PPF account, partial withdrawal facility from PPF is […]

Vodafone And Airtel Now Charging For Calls Made to Jio Numbers: What Changed?

Vodafone Idea Limited (VIL) and Bharti Airtel have announced the new prepaid tariff plans which become applicable from December 3, and there are significant changes for prepaid mobile users to wrap their calculations around. The biggest, and perhaps the most important change, is that Vodafone Idea and Airtel will now charge for calls made outside […]

Pensioner Alert! Get PPO number recorded by bank in passbook. Here’s why

New Delhi: As a pensioner, you need to ensure that your bank records the Pension Payment Order (PPO) number in the passbook. PPO is a 12 digit number in which the first five digits indicate the code number of PPO Issuing Authority, next two digits indicate the year of issue, and after this, the four digits […]

Lost money in e-wallet fraud? Here’s what you need to do

New Delhi: Digital wallets have become increasingly popular among the urban population and youngsters because of convenience and cashback offers. Several digital wallets have popped up in the last few years and more are coming in. With just a few taps, one can book tickets, pay bills, shop, send money, receive money, all thanks to digital […]

FASTag mandatory for all vehicles from Dec 1: Here’s how to buy, activate it

Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari has announced that FASTags will become mandatory for all vehicles, private and commercial, from 1 December 2019. According to an Economic Times report, vehicles without FASTags will have to cough up twice the normal rate at toll gates. Therefore, it’s important that you get one fast for your […]