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Monday, January 18, 2016

Income Tax deduction from salaries during the financial year 2015-16 - Circular No.20/2015

Government of India, Ministry of Finance, Department of Revenue, Central Board of Direct Taxes, Circular No.20/2015, F.No.275/192/2015-IT (B) regarding income tax deduction from salaries during the financial year 2015-16 under Section 192 of the Income Tax Act 1961.

Transfers/Postings in the Senior Administrative Grade (SAG) of the Indian Postal Service, Group 'A'

Transfer/postings in the Junior Time Scale (JTS)/Senior Time Scale (STS) of Indian Postal Service, Group 'A'

Transfer/postings in the Junior Administrative Grade (JAG) of the Indian Postal Service, Group 'A'

UPSC Advertisement No 51/2016

UPSC Advt No 51/2016 for Various Vacancies: Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has issued notification for Various Vacancies.

Name of the Posts:
  • Assistant Directors (Cost): 24 Posts
    • Qualifications recognized for enrolment in the Register of Members of Institute of Chartered Accountants of India or of the Institute of Cost Accountants of India
      • Age: 35 years
  • Assistant Architect: 01 Posts
    • Degree in Architecture of a recognized University or equivalent. Should be registered with Council of Architecture
      • Age: 30 years
  • Deputy Architects in CPWD: 13 Posts
    • Possess Degree in Architecture of recognized University or Institution. (ii) Be registered as Architect with the Council of Architecture under the Architect Act 1972 ( 20 of1972 )
      • Age: 35 years
  • Assistant Architects in CPWD: 22 Posts
    • Degree in Architecture from a recognized University or Institution and registered with Council of Architecture as Architect
      • Age: 30 years

Selection Process: Selection will based on recruitment test followed by interview.

Application Fee: Candidates are required to pay a fee of Rs. 25/- (Rupees Twenty five) only either by remitting the money in any branch of the SBI by cash or by using net banking facility of the SBI or by using visa/master credit/debit card.

How to Apply: How to Apply: Eligible Candidates must apply online through the website http://www.upsconline.nic.in. & Candidates must upload documents pertaining to educational qualification(s) and experience (preferably in prescribed format), if any, as claimed in the online application, in a single pdf file in such a way that the file size does not exceed 2 MB and is legible when a printout taken. For that the applicant may scan the experience certificate in 200 dpi grey scale. Documents like Pay Slip, Resume, Appointment Letter, Relieving Letter, Un-signed Experience Certificate etc. must not be uploaded in the Document Upload Module. 

Important Dates:
Closing Date for Submission of Online Application: 04-02-2016 up to 23:59 hrs
Last Date for Printing of Completely Submitted Online Application: 05-02-2016 up to 23:59 hrs

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POSB Interest Calculator

POSB Interest Calculator - Updated as on 15/04/2015

Features in this File:

Updated on 15/04/2015:
  • New Interest rates w.e.f. 01/04/2015 configured for SCSS Account. Maturity amount for old accounts also can be viewed by entering Date of opening in Home page. 
  • Old interest rates for all type of schemes can be calculated by entering the concerned Date of opening and Deposit amount in Yellow cells in Home page of calculator. 
  • KVP (new) option is included in home page of Interest calculator. Discharge value of KVP (old) can be viewed in another link provided in bottom of Calculator table. 
  • SSA Approximate maturity calculation - link is added in the Main page of Calculator (at right bottom of calculator) 
  • Option for calculation of "Maturity Amount for Discontinued/Extended RD accounts" is provided in RD-View more Link. 
  • "Print Tables/Forms" link is provided in Main calculator page to Print Ready reckoner tables for RD/TD/MIS and Pamphlet, Forms. 
  • In "Print Tables/Forms" link, updated pamphlet is provided in PDF format incorporating new KVP, SSA. 
  • Changes have been made in MIS to RD (auto credit option) maturity calculation, so as to see it after 31.03.2015 also. 
  • In RD PMC Calculator available in "view more" link of RD, financial year 2015-16 has been included.

Recruitment in DRDO - 1142 Vacancies

DRDO announced a recruitment notification to fill up 1000+ vacancies in Technical and Admin Departments.

For more details read the attached file and click the below link.


Postal Department to Open 1,000 ATMs by March This Year

By PTI Published: 17th January 2016 
NEW DELHI: The Department of Posts (DoP) plans to open 1,000 ATMs and bring all 25,000 departmental post offices under core banking system by March this year.

It has already rolled out core banking system (CBS) in 12,441 post offices along with 300 ATMs, a DoP official said.

By March this year, 1000 ATMs will be rolled out across the country, he added.

DoP has 25,000 departmental post offices and 1,30,000 rural post offices across the country.CBS will enable customers to operate their accounts, and avail banking services from any post office on CBS network, regardless of where they maintain their account.

Regarding rural post offices, the official said all 130,000 post offices would be provided with solar powered, biometric hand-held devices by March 2017.

Supply to these devices to about 20,000 rural branch post offices shall be completed by March 31 this year.

To promote financial inclusion, the DoP is also going to set up payment bank by March 2017. It is going to finalise consultants for the payment bank by the end of this month.

Source: newindianexpress.com