Unlock 4: Schools, Colleges, Metro to Reopen? Here’s What We Know

With over over three million active COVID-19 cases, India is currently in its third phase of ‘Unlock’. In the latest guidelines issued by the Centre, restrictions on movement of individuals at night was lifted and yoga institutes and gyms have been allowed to reopen. Metro train services, cinema halls, swimmings pools, entertainment parks, theatres, bars,…


EC Issues New Guidelines: Gloves and Social Distancing for Voters, Nomination Papers Online

The Election Commission of India on Friday issued new guidelines for the conduct of general elections and by-elections during the coronavirus pandemic. Voters will be provided gloves to press the button of the Electronic Voting Machine (EVM) and coronavirus patients in quarantine will be allowed to vote at the last hour of the polling day,…


Data of 235 million TikTok, Instagram, YouTube users exposed

As many as 235 million users of leading video services TikTok, Instagram, and YouTube have been hit by a data leak. Their information has been exposed through a database that was left completely unprotected on the web, waiting to be accessed by anyone who knew where to look. Here is all you need to know about it. Social…


Up to Rs 1.5 lakh subsidy for Delhi electric vehicle buyers under Kejriwal’s new EV policy

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal during a press conference on 7 August 2020 rolled out a new electric vehicle policy to boost the economy by creating jobs and also reduce air pollution in the national capital. Under the new policy, buyers of electric two- and three-wheelers, and electric cars will be liable for financial assistance…


Atmanirbhar Bharat: Six popular ‘Made in India’ apps you can try

Since the government of India banned over 100 Chinese applications including the very popular TikTok we have witnessed the introduction of many Made in India applications. Most of these app developers claim that it’s PM Modi’s Atmanirbhar Bharat has boosted their platforms and people in India are now preferring apps that ate made by Indians…


Insufficient Balance: How Much SBI Will Charge For Failed ATM Transaction

State Bank of India (SBI) has revised its ATM withdrawal rules with effect from 1 July. As per the information available on the official website of the State Bank of India (SBI) sbi.co.in, in metro cities, SBI allows 8 free transactions to its regular savings account holders to transact in a month. Beyond this, customers are…


Ayushman Bharat to cover non-poor too, all health insurance schemes to be merged

NEW DELHI: The Centre will extend its popular health insurance scheme Ayushman Bharat Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana to cover the non-poor population of the country. It will also integrate all its various health insurance schemes under AB PM-JAY. The flagship scheme of the central government provides a cashless cover of up to ₹500,000 per family…


Government’s new tax platform will boost citizens’ morale

To honour honest taxpayers Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday announced three tax reforms that are expected to bring in transparency in the tax collection system and thus encourage people to pay taxes. The tax reforms announced are: faceless appeal, faceless assessment and a tax charter. Faceless assessment and tax charter are applicable from Thursday…


How To Download Digital Copy Of Aadhaar Card

The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) – the issuer of the 12-digit personal identification number Aadhaar – provides a slew of online facilities for Aadhaar applicants and enrollees. One such service provided by the UIDAI enables those registered under the Aadhaar programme to download a digital copy of their Aadhaar identification card. The digital…


Amazon Freedom Sale: 10 not-so-new phones from Apple, Samsung, OnePlus and others that are ‘good buys’

Amazon Freedom Sale is on. The four-day sale runs through August 11. Buyers can get deals and discounts on a range of smartphones across price segments. Here are 10 not-so-new smartphones you can look at in the sale. All 10 make for a ‘good buy’. LG 8X Thinq: Selling at Rs 54,990 (Discount of Rs…