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#CareerBytes: JEE-Main 2020 (January) answer-keys released; here's how to check

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.

#CareerBytes: How to get mistakes in GATE-2020 admit card rectified?

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.

#CareerBytes: JEE-Main admission criteria for NITs, IIITs, state engineering colleges

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.

Your Provident Fund rate raised to 8.65% for 2018-19

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.

Your Provident Fund interest rate increased to 8.65% for 2018-19

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.

NTA 2019-2020 exam calendar: Check JEE-Main, NEET dates here

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.

Biomedical engineering paper to be introduced in GATE next year

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.

#CareerBytes: What is GRE? Here's all you need to know

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.

#CareerBytes: How to start preparing for GATE 2020 exam?

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.

AIIMS PG July-2019 admit cards released: Here's how to download

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.

JEE Main results to be declared before April 30?

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.

EPFO hikes provident fund interest rate by 0.1% to 8.65%

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.

Exam date for computer-based Railways recruitment tests announced; details here

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.

Important dates for JEE, NET, NEET announced: Full schedule here

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.

IIT-K develops online tool to help people deal with mental-health-issues

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.

You can now withdraw 75% of PF after one-month's unemployment

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.

Quit Genius, the app that helps smokers quit, raised $2mn

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.

Railways announces 9,744 vacancies for RPF constable/sub-inspector posts

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).

AIIMS MBBS entrance exam: Admit cards, dates, pattern and more

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.

JEE Advanced 2018: Registrations, date, schedule, pattern and more

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.

EPFO to announce provident-fund interest today: Here's all about it

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).

EPF cover salary limit to be increased to Rs. 21,000

02 Dec 2017

EPF cover salary limit to be increased to Rs. 21,000

Finance Ministry ratifies 8.65% EPF deposits rate

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.

FinMin gives go ahead to 8.65% EPF interest rate

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.