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Monday, August 29, 2016

Proposal for introduction of on line selection procedure for all categories of Gramin Dak Sewaks

Children Education Allowance (CEA)-Clarification


Income Tax Slabs & Rates for Financial Year 2016-2017 (Assessment Year 2017-2018)



Additional tax benefit of Rs.5000/- under Section 87A, if Income is upto Rs.5,00,000/-.
3% Extra Surcharge on total Tax.
Section 80GG: Deduction amount under 80GG increased from Rs 24,000 per annum to Rs 60,000 per annum. Section 80GG is applicable for all the individuals who do not own a residential house & do not get HRA (House Rent Allowance). 

Section 87A Rebate : Benefit of Rs 5,000 upto the income of Rs 5,00,000. If you are earning below Rs 5 lakh, you can save an additional Rs 3,000 in taxes. Tax rebate under Section 87A has been raised from Rs 2,000 to Rs 5,000. Effectively, this means now the basic exemption is of Rs 3 lakh. 
Surcharge: 15 % Surcharge on income of more than 1 crore rupees yearly has been proposed, earlier it was 10 %. 
National Pension System : 40% of corpus withdrawal at the time of retirement will be tax exempted. 
Section 80EE – First time Home Buyers can claim an additional Tax deduction of up to Rs 50,000 on home loan interest payments u/s 80EE. 
  • The home loan should have been sanctioned in FY 2016-17 
  • Loan amount should be less than Rs 35 Lakh 
  • The value of house should not be more than Rs 50 Lakh 
INCOME TAX RATES FOR GENERAL CATEGORY (NON SENIOR CITIZENS):
INCOME TAX RATES FOR SENIOR CITIZENS (60 YEARS & ABOVE, BUT BELOW 80 YEARS):
INCOME TAX RATES FOR VERY SENIOR CITIZENS (80 YEARS & ABOVE):

Promotion and Postings of SAG officers to HAG of IPoS Group A and transfers/postings of regular HAG officers

1.       Brig. B. Chandrashekhar (lPoS-1987) CPMG, UP Circle  is transferred and posted as CPMG, Telangana Circle Against vacant post (newly created).

2.     Sh. Y.P. Rai (IPoS 1984) CPMG, Andhra Pradesh Circle is transferred and posted as CPMG, UP Circle vice Sri B.chandrasekhar transferred.

Click here to view the Postal Directorate order.

Promotion and Posting of Junior Administrative Grade (JAG) officers of Indian Postal Service, Group 'A' to the Senior Administrative Grade (SAG) of the service

1.Ms. T.M. Sreelatha (lPoS:1996) DPS (Mails & BD), AP Circle  is promoted to SAG and posted as PMG, Vishakhapatnam Region, Andhra Pradesh Circle Against vacant post.

2. Ms. Radhika Chakravarthy (lPoS - 1996) DPS(HQ), AP Circle is promoted to SAG and posted as PMG, Chennai, TN Circle Against vacant post. 

Click here to view the Postal Directorate order.

Transfer/Postings in the Junior Administrative Grade (JAG) of Indian Postal Service, Group 'A' - order dated 26.08.2016

Employment News : 27 - August To 2 September - 2016


JOB HIGHLIGHTS


UNION PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION, DELHI
Name Of Post : Assistant Registrar, Director, Keepers, Translator, Legal Officers etc
No.of Vacancies : 127
Last Date :01.09.2016
 
DR. RAM MANOHAR LOHIA HOSPITAL (PGIMER), DELHI
Name Of Post : Senior Resident
No.of Vacancies : 89
Last Date :Within 30 Days from the Date of Publish
 
UTTAR PRADESH PUBLIC SERVICE COMMSION, UP
Name Of Post : Assistant Director, Engineer, Management Officer, Drug Inspector Chief Fire Officer etc
No.of Vacancies : 54
Last Date :06.09.2016
 
CENTRAL WATER COMMISSION, NOIDA
Name Of Post : Skill Work Assistant
No.of Vacancies : 111
Last Date :Within 30 Days from the Date of Publish
 
RAILTEL CORPORATION OF INDIA LIMITED, DELHI
Name Of Post : Deputy Manager
No.of Vacancies : 19
Last Date :19.09.2016
 
NATIONAL THERMAL POWER CORPORATION LIMITED, DELHI
Name Of Post : Finance Executive, Safety Officer, Mines Surveyor, Medical Specialist etc
No.of Vacancies : 94
Last Date :07.09.2016
 
BANK OF MAHARASHTRA, PUNE
Name Of Post : Gen. Officers MMGS-III-II, Security Officer’s, Clerks
No.of Vacancies : 1315
Last Date :06.09.2016
Source : www. employmentnews.gov.in/

Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE - 2017) Exam Notification


IIT Roorkee Organizing Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE - 2017) Examination scheduled to be held in February 2017. The GATE 2017 exam for admissions to postgraduate programs (Master's Degree M.Tech. and Ph.D.) with MHRD and other Government Scholarships/ Assistantships in Engineering/ Technology/ Architecture/ Science in IITs/IISc or other Institutes. The GATE 2017 score is also used by some Government Sector / Several public sector undertakings (PSU) organizations for their recruitment.

Papers:

GATE Paper
Code
GATE Paper
Code
Aerospace Engineering
AE
Geology and Geophysics
GG
Agricultural Engineering
AG
Instrumentation Engineering
IN
Architecture and Planning
AR
Mathematics
MA
Biotechnology
BT
Mechanical Engineering
ME
Civil Engineering
CE
Mining Engineering
MN
Chemical Engineering
CH
Metallurgical Engineering
MT
Computer Science and Information Technology
CS
Petroleum Engineering
PE
Chemistry
CY
Physics
PH
Electronics and Communication Engineering
EC
Production and Industrial Engineering
PI
Electrical Engineering
EE
Textile Engineering and Fiber Science
TF
Ecology and Evolution
EY
Engineering Sciences
XE
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Life Sciences
XL
Educational Qualification 
Candidates with any of the following qualifications are eligible to appear in GATE 2017
  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering/Technology (4 years after 10+2 or 3 years after B.Sc./Diploma in Engineering/Technology) and those who are in the final year of such programs.
  • Bachelor's degree in Architecture (Five years course) and those who are in the final year.
  • Bachelor's degree of Four-year program in Science (B.S.) and those who are in the final year of such programs. o Master's degree in any branch of Science/ Mathematics/ Statistics/ Computer Applications or equivalent and those who are in the final year of such programs.
  • Four-year integrated Master's degree (Post-B.Sc.) in Engineering/Technology and those in the second or higher year of such programs.
  • Five-year integrated Master's degree or Dual Degree in Engineering/ Technology and those in the fourth or higher year of such programs o Five-year integrated M.Sc. or Five year integrated B.Sc./M.Sc. degree and those in the final year of such programs.
  • Candidates with qualifications obtained through examinations conducted by professional societies recognized by UPSC/AICTE as equivalent to B.E./B.Tech. Those who have completed section A of AMIE or equivalent of such professional courses are also eligible.

Application Fee: Rs. 750 for women candidates, Rs. 750 for SC/ST/PwD category candidates and ₹ 1500 for all other candidates. For International candidates application fee is US $50. 

How to Apply: Eligible Interested candidates are required to fill Online Application through GATE Online Application Processing System (GOAPS) Website from 01-09-2016 to 04-10-2016.


Notification Click Here

Apply Online : Click Here

Important Dates:
  • GATE Online Application Processing System (GOAPS) Website Opens : 01-09-2016 
  • Last Date for submission of Online Application : 04-10-2016 up to 23:59 Hours 
  • Last Date for Request for Change in the Choice of City : 16-11-2016 
  • Availability of Admit Card on the Online Application Interface for printing : 05-01-2017 
  • GATE 2017 Online Exam Dates : 04-02-2017, 05-02-2017, 11-02-2017, 12-02-2017 
  • GATE 2017 Exam Results Date : 27-03-2017 at 18:00 Hours