A Ration Card is a proof of citizenship in India that provides entitlement to the food and basic requirements at reasonable rates by the Public Distribution System. After Aadhaar Card, Ration Card is amongst the most coveted ID proofs/documents for anyone’s citizenship in India. This ID proof is provided and validated by the state government. […]Continue Reading..
The Finance Minister, Nirmala Sitharaman, today announced that the deadline to link PAN with Aadhaar has been extended to June 30, 2020. The earlier deadline was March 31, 2020. For those who are yet to link their PAN with Aadhaar, this extension will come as a relief as not linking the two will lead to the PAN […]Continue Reading..
Colour blindness may not remain a bar any more for getting licence to drive private vehicles and those with “mild or moderate colour vision deficiency” may get to drive commercial vehicles too. The road transport ministry is preparing the draft norms after a panel of ophthalmologists from AIIMS gave its recommendations on this issue. The […]Continue Reading..
Booking a train ticket is a big challenge, especially tatkal tickets as they get booked very fast. The tatkal tickets booking are allowed in all train classes except for AC First Class and Executive Class. In order to prevent the activities of touts in booking of e-tickets including tatkal tickets, several checks have been deployed […]Continue Reading..
If you are an adult, then you must be aware of the importance of having an Aadhaar card in India. Well, as necessary as it is for adults to get several things done, it is equally essential for kids and minors as well. Aadhaar for kids acts as their identity card and can be used for several […]Continue Reading..
Only four weeks are left to link your PAN card with Aadhaar card. The Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT), on February 13, reaffirmed via a notification that PANs, if not linked with Aadhaar by March 31, 2020, will become inoperative. Besides, a penalty of Rs 10,000 will also be imposed on those who don’t link […]Continue Reading..
To get a new PAN card you need not fill up a 2-page application form and wait for a few days anymore as the income tax department has launched a new facility for taxpayers allowing anyone with an Aadhaar card to get an instant PAN card online and that too for free. The instant e-PAN […]Continue Reading..
The Income Tax department might impose a penalty of Rs 10,000 on those who don’t link their PAN card with Aadhaar card within the deadline of 31 March 2020. The I-T department had earlier said that un-linked PAN cards will become inoperative if not linked with Aadhaar by March 31. If the PAN card becomes […]Continue Reading..
Foreigners can apply for Indian citizenship without a valid passport from the country of origin if they can furnish proper reasons for not possessing one, the Calcutta High Court has ruled. Justice Sabyasachi Bhattacharyya disposed of a petition by granting the petitioner liberty to file an application before the authority as contemplated in Rule 11 of the Citizenship […]Continue Reading..
The West Bengal government is planning to opt out of the Centre’s ‘One Nation, One Ration Card’ scheme due to “differences of opinion” with the central government, a state minister said on Thursday. Under the scheme, beneficiaries can buy subsidised foodgrains from ration shops in any part of the country. The system ensures that no poor is […]Continue Reading..