14 Jan 2020
#CareerBytes: JEE-Main 2020 (January) answer-keys released; here's how to check
The National Testing Agency (NTA) has released the official answer keys for the January session of the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Main 2020.
08 Jan 2020
#CareerBytes: How to get mistakes in GATE-2020 admit card rectified?
The Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) is one of the most competitive exams for engineering graduates in the country.
03 Jan 2020
#CareerBytes: JEE-Main admission criteria for NITs, IIITs, state engineering colleges
In India, the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) is the most competitive engineering entrance exam conducted for admission to the country's top institutes.
24 Sep 2019
Your Provident Fund rate raised to 8.65% for 2018-19
On Tuesday, the Labor Ministry notified 8.65% interest rate on Employees' Provident Fund (EPF) for the 2018-19 financial year.
17 Sep 2019
Your Provident Fund interest rate increased to 8.65% for 2018-19
On Tuesday, Labor Minister Santosh Gangwar announced that over 6 crore subscribers of the Employees' Provident Fund Organization (EPFO) would receive 8.65% interest on deposits for the financial year 2018-19.
22 Aug 2019
NTA 2019-2020 exam calendar: Check JEE-Main, NEET dates here
The National Testing Agency (NTA) has released a detailed calendar for entrance and competitive examinations scheduled to be conducted between December 2019 and June 2020 in various cities across India.
07 Aug 2019
Biomedical engineering paper to be introduced in GATE next year
A new paper on biomedical engineering (BME) will be introduced in the Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) from next year.
03 Aug 2019
#CareerBytes: What is GRE? Here's all you need to know
The Graduate Record Examination (GRE) is a standardized test important for candidates planning on studying at graduate schools abroad.
27 Jul 2019
#CareerBytes: How to start preparing for GATE 2020 exam?
The Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) is one of the most competitive exams for engineering graduates.
26 Apr 2019
AIIMS PG July-2019 admit cards released: Here's how to download
The All India Institute of Medical Science (AIIMS) has released the admit cards for the entrance examination, to be conducted for all the PG courses, for July 2019 session.
18 Apr 2019
JEE Main results to be declared before April 30?
Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Main 2019 for April concluded last week. And now, all eyes would be on the results, which are expected soon.
21 Feb 2019
EPFO hikes provident fund interest rate by 0.1% to 8.65%
The Employees' Provident Fund Organization (EPFO) on Thursday announced a hike of 0.1% in the interest rate on employees' provident fund (PF) deposits for FY 2018-19.
29 Aug 2018
Exam date for computer-based Railways recruitment tests announced; details here
The Railways said the Computer-Based Tests (CBT) for recruitment of Level 1 posts is likely to start from September 17.
22 Aug 2018
Important dates for JEE, NET, NEET announced: Full schedule here
The schedules for JEE Main I, JEE Main II, CMAT and GPAT, NEET (UG), and UGC (NET), have been announced by the HRD ministry.
22 Jul 2018
IIT-K develops online tool to help people deal with mental-health-issues
The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kanpur, has developed an online tool, TreadWill, to help people cope with issues related to their mental health.
27 Jun 2018
You can now withdraw 75% of PF after one-month's unemployment
Bringing cheer to crores, the Employees' Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) has decided to allow PF subscribers to withdraw 75% balance after remaining unemployed for a month, and keep the account running.
23 May 2018
Quit Genius, the app that helps smokers quit, raised $2mn
Quit Genius, an app that helps users quit smoking and is backed by start-up incubator Y Combinator, has received an additional $1.1 million in seed funding, closing its seed round at a total of $2 million.
22 May 2018
Railways announces 9,744 vacancies for RPF constable/sub-inspector posts
The Indian Railways has announced 9,744 vacancies for the posts of RPF constable and RSPF Sub Inspector (SI).
11 May 2018
AIIMS MBBS entrance exam: Admit cards, dates, pattern and more
The All India Institute of Medical Science (AIIMS) has released admit cards for its MBBS entrance exam on its official website.
10 May 2018
JEE Advanced 2018: Registrations, date, schedule, pattern and more
IIT-Kanpur has announced it will release the admit cards for the JEE Advanced on May 14.
21 Feb 2018
EPFO to announce provident-fund interest today: Here's all about it
The Employees' Provident Fund Organization (EPFO) is going to announce the provident fund interest rate for its five crore subscribers for 2017-18 after a meeting of its highest decision-maker, Central Board of Trustees (CBT).
02 Dec 2017
EPF cover salary limit to be increased to Rs. 21,000
20 Apr 2017
Finance Ministry ratifies 8.65% EPF deposits rate
Labour Minister Bandaru Dattatreya said the Finance Ministry ratified that the finance ministry has approved 8.65% interest rates on EPF deposits.
17 Apr 2017
FinMin gives go ahead to 8.65% EPF interest rate
Finance Ministry has now grudgingly given a go-ahead to Labour Ministry to provide an 8.65% rate of interest, on the EPF for 2016-17, as decided earlier by EPFO trustees.