GOVERNMENT AWAAZ

EPFO extends deadline for submission of life certificate till 28th February next year

WEB DESK Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) has extended the time limit for pensioners upto 28th February next year for submission of Jeevan Pramaan Patra (JPP). Around 35 lakh pensioners with EPFO will benefit from this. This has been done in view of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and the vulnerability of elderly population to Corona … Continue reading EPFO extends deadline for submission of life certificate till 28th February next year

EPFO facilitates multiple options for submission of Digital Life Certificate for pensioners

Employees’ Provident Fund Organization has facilitated multiple options for EPS pensioners to submit their Digital Life Certificate, DLC, close to their home or at their door step owing to the pandemic. Jeevan Praman Patra, JPP submitted through all these modes/agencies are equally valid. In addition to the 135 regional offices and 117 district offices of … Continue reading EPFO facilitates multiple options for submission of Digital Life Certificate for pensioners

Labour Ministry notifies draft rules under the Code on Social Security 2020

The Union Labour Ministry has notified Draft Rules under the Code on Social Security 2020. The draft rules provide for operationalization of provisions in the Code on Social Security, 2020 relating to Employees’ Provident Fund, Employees’ State Insurance Corporation, Gratuity, Maternity Benefit, Social Security and Cess in respect of Building and Other Construction Workers, Social … Continue reading Labour Ministry notifies draft rules under the Code on Social Security 2020

Yashvardhan Kumar Sinha takes oath as CIC

AMN Yashvardhan Kumar Sinha today took oath as the Chief Information Commissioner, CIC. President Ram Nath Kovind administered the oath to Mr Sinha at Rashtrapati Bhavan. A former diplomat, Mr Sinha has been serving as Information Commissioner since January last year. He will have a tenure of three years as CIC.

Home Secy. Ajay Kumar Bhalla gets extension

AMN UNION Home Secretary Ajay Kumar Bhalla has got extension of service till 22nd August, 2021. The Appointment Committee of the Cabinet approved the extension of Mr Bhalla in the same post, beyond the date of his superannuation on 30th Nov, 2020.

Govt committed for modernization of police forces: G Kishan Reddy

AMN / NEW DELHI Union Minister of State for Home, G. Kishan Reddy today said that government was committed for the modernization of police forces and 780 crore rupees were released by the government for the modernization efforts. While inaugurating the e-Cyber Lab set up by the National Crime Records Bureau, Mr. Reddy said, Prime … Continue reading Govt committed for modernization of police forces: G Kishan Reddy

Govt removes criteria of Minimum Qualifying Service for Defence personnel for Enhanced Family Pension

Staff Reporter In a major announcement giving huge benefit to Defence Forces personnel, Government today scrapped the requirement of Minimum Qualifying Service for Enhanced Family Pension with effect from 1st October 2019. As per existing provision, there is a requirement of continuous qualifying service of 7 years for grant of Ordinary Family Pension at enhanced … Continue reading Govt removes criteria of Minimum Qualifying Service for Defence personnel for Enhanced Family Pension

Farming and Non-Farming Jobs in Rural Areas

Government of India is supporting State Government in expansion of livelihood and employment opportunities in the rural areas through a multitude of interventions which included interventions in the farm and allied sectors, non-farm including small and cottage industries sector and service sector besides social sectors. The programs that directly address creation of livelihood and employment … Continue reading Farming and Non-Farming Jobs in Rural Areas

Govt to push electricity for cooking in a big way

Staff Reporter / AMN / NEW DELHI Union Minister of Power R K Singh today said that the government was aiming to push electricity for cooking in a big way. He said, it will provide the poor strata of the society a cheaper option for their day to day requirement and move the nation towards … Continue reading Govt to push electricity for cooking in a big way

India bans 118 more mobile apps including PUBG: see Full list

WEB DESK Government of India today blocked 118 mobile apps which are prejudicial to sovereignty and integrity of India, Defence of India, Security of State and Public Order, Centre informed. The newly 118 banned Chinese mobile apps include PUBG, PUBG Mobile, PUBG Mobile Lite, PUBG MOBILE Nordic Map: Livik, Baidu, Baidu Express Edition, Tencent Watchlist, … Continue reading India bans 118 more mobile apps including PUBG: see Full list

SPORTS

Golf Women: Diksha, Vani, Ridhima lead field as action returns to Hero WPGT after nine months

Harpal Singh Bedi / NOIDA Hero Order of Merit leader Vani Kapoor, Diksha Dagar and Ridhima Dilawari, are am ...

Sports Minister Kiran Rijiju, AIFF Chief Praful Patel assure full support to Women football

Harpal Singh Bedi / New Delhi Union Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju today assured government's full support fo ...

خبرنامہ

بھارت نے جموں و کشمیر میں جیش محمد کے ذریعے حملے کے منصوبے پر پاکستان سے احتجاج کیا

بھارت نے جیش محمد کی طرف سے جموں و کشمیر میں دہشت گردانہحملہ ...

ٹرمپ کے حامیوں کا واشنگٹن میں مظاہرہ

واشنگٹن میں امریکی صدر ڈونلڈ ٹرمپ کے ہزاروں حامیوں نے صدارتی ...

بالائی علاقوں میں برف باری کی وجہ سے کشمیر میں اہم شاہراہ بند

جموں اور کشمیر میں کلبالائی علاقوں میں ہلکی سے اوسط درجے کی ب ...

TECH AWAAZ

Indian Army develops messaging application ‘Secure Application for Internet’

file phot AMN Indian Army has developed a simple messaging application named the Secure Application for ...

Covid 19 induces scientists to work for Fastest Innovations for Survival

From Touchless Soap & Water Dispenser, Mechanical Ventilator to Pioneering E-classroom Software or Low-cos ...

MARQUEE

PM Modi lauds 4-year-old Mizoram girl for rendition of ‘Vande Mataram’

WEB DESK A four-year-old girl from Mizoram has charmed internet users including, Prime Minister Narendra Mo ...

Chaitanya Venkateswaran becomes British High Commissioner for a day

WEB DESK On the International Day for Girls today, an 18-year-old woman from NEW DELHI became the British ...

MEDIA

Govt requests compliance of policy on FDI in digital media within a month

WEB DESKInformation and Broadcasting Ministry has requested compliance of policy on FDI in digital media withi ...

Govt brings online films, audio-visual programmes, online news & current affairs content under MIB

AGENCIES / NEW DELHI Union Government has issued order bringing online films and audio-visual programmes an ...