Oct 20, 2020 05:45 PM IST
The woman, who has been identified as Rekha Devbhankar, set out from her home in Khamgaon months ago. As per local media reports, the 68-year old left home on July 24 and crossed Madhya Pradesh this week.
- Aug 29, 2020 08:57 AM IST
In the old age, it’s advisable to keep equity exposure low to preserve the capital from taking a dip due to the vagaries of the stock market.
- Aug 04, 2020 01:10 PM IST
The elderly are suffering and steps should be taken by the administration to attend to them whenever any request is made, the top court said.
- Jun 27, 2019 11:27 AM IST
The $5 billion-valued company may look into the area with its New Real Estate Businesses arm which also includes OYO Life, a co-living vertical targeted at millennials and young professionals.
- Jul 09, 2018 07:40 PM IST
Working on the sample size of 10,000 elderly people, Delhi-based NGO Agewell Foundation found that almost every fourth elderly -- 23.44 percent of the respondents -- was living alone in the country.
- Feb 01, 2018 05:10 PM IST
The deduction will be allowed on proportionate basis for the number of years for which health insurance cover
- Dec 31, 2016 08:54 PM IST
Hailing Prime Minister Narendra
Modi's address to the nation, BJP said the welfare measures
announced by him were his way of thanking people for their
unstinted support to demonetisation and will help the poor and
- Nov 25, 2016 08:00 AM IST
Retirement doesn‘t have to be synonymous with â€˜biding your time‘. Senior citizens are now discovering the joys of retirement in second homes that offer several comforts and facilities. Take, for instance, Dharamvir Singh and R
- Sep 30, 2016 03:24 PM IST
Home loans for women The government and moneylenders are offering special treatment to women, which is leading to an increase in the number of ladies owning homes. Various state governments also provide concessions in R
- Jun 03, 2016 02:07 PM IST
Government amended the law so as to require you to pay the advance tax in four instalments namely 15th June, 15th September, 15th December and 15th March in the ratio of 15%, 30%, 30% and 25% respectively on these dates
- Apr 12, 2016 06:39 PM IST
Senior citizens cannot get away saying banks have deducted tax at source. They have to account for their tax liability and also file their income tax returns if applicable.
- Apr 07, 2016 03:25 PM IST
Government has offered a wide array of tax benefits to senior citizens. They are entitled for tax exemptions. Also they are offered more benefits when it comes to tax reporting.
- Mar 04, 2016 01:01 PM IST
Buying a senior citizen health insurance policy is a cumbersome task for most young individuals. Here is how you can go about it.
- May 22, 2015 04:21 PM IST
Here are some essential points senior citizens should consider while creating a fixed income portfolio
- May 06, 2015 03:47 PM IST
There are some products offered by National, New India, Star Health and Bajaj, that can be considered as an option while purchasing one.
- Jun 20, 2013 06:32 PM IST
The Indian rupee on Thursday hit a record low at 59.98 against the US dollar prompting the Reserve Bank of India to check its freefalling. Finally, the local currency closed at 59.57 against the greenback, nearly 1.50 percent or 87 paisa lower than the Wednesday close at 58.70 percent.
- Jan 23, 2013 06:35 PM IST
For most people in India working life ends at 58 or 60 when one retires from public sector jobs. So in essence income stops from this age. Over the last 2-3 years with inflation creating hara-kiri on household budgets, this segment of the population (7.7 crores i.e. 7.5% of the total population as per 2001 census figures) has suffered immensely.
- Jun 28, 2012 03:23 PM IST
From Income-tax to saving schemes to bank deposits, senior citizens have several benefits they can avail.
- Mar 16, 2012 11:46 AM IST
Finance Minister, Pranab Mukherjee, has proposed an exemption of upto Rs 2 lakh for taxpayers. 10% tax rate has been proposed for income between Rs 2-5 lakh. The upper limit of 20% tax slab to be raised to Rs 10 lakh.
- Nov 29, 2011 10:04 AM IST
All is going to change for the senior citizens once the Provisions of Direct Tax Code come into operation w.e.f. 1st April 2012. The provisions in the Direct Tax code are quite unfair to senior citizens; here's how.
- Feb 10, 2011 06:22 PM IST
The Union Budget has always been at the centre of attraction in the month of February every year looking at the importance it holds for households, companies, investors, FIIs and for many other stakeholders.