Phase 2 of Vivo IPL 2021 season 14 is going on UAE (United Arab Emirates) from 19th September 2021 to 15th October 2021. In Vivo IPL 2021 season 14 Phase 2, there will be 31 IPL matches to be played as already 29 IPL matches were played in Phase 1 in India. The schedule, venue and Indian timings are mentioned below.
These are the web series on all the popular OTT platforms, which will be shortly launched in coming days. While some are fictional stories and some are based on facts. Subscribers of OTT platforms are eagerly awaiting these web series and movies as work from home culture is here to stay for long and only thing they want is some healthy entertainment.
So, below are the list of hindi current and upcoming Web-Series and Movies on Netflix, Amazon prime video, MX player, You tube premium, Zee5, ALT Balaji, Eros Now, Disney+Hotstar, Jio cinema, Voot etc.
Retail Inflation rate and CPI number for Aug 2021 of India has been declared on 13th Sep 2021 (Monday) by the National Statistical Office (NSO), under Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation (MoSPI).
August 2021 Inflation (general) is 5.30%, decreased by 5.19 % over July 2021 Inflation (general) of 5.59%.
August 2021 Inflation (food) is 3.11%, decreased by 21.46% over July 2021 inflation (food) of 3.96%.
The interest rates for the period from 1st Oct 2021 to 31st Dec 2021 of several Post office and small savings schemes like PPF, KVP, SSY, SCSS, NSC, MIS, post office savings deposit, Time deposit, Recurring deposits will be declared on 30th September 2021, by the Finance Ministry.
Govt. order of ‘Post office fixed deposits and small savings schemes Interest rates’ from 1st July 2021 to 30th September 2021:
For Post office fixed deposit and small savings schemes Interest rates from 1st July 2021, there is No change in the interest rate for the period of 01.07.2021 to 30.09.2021. This rates are declared for PPF, KVP, SSY, SCSS, NSC, MIS, post office savings deposit, Time deposit, Recurring deposits. The order is below:
DA calculation for Gratuity and Leave encashment of retired central govt. employees between 01.01.20 to 30.06.21:
Since the DA / DR was freezed for the period from 1st Jan’20 to 30th Jun’21 for central govt. employees. So, there was a genuine concern for the retired employees within that period. As DA declared was only 17%, while it was increasing by calculation. So, the Govt. has relaxed rules for them.
Employees retiring during period
DA for calculation of Gratuity and Leave encashment purpose
from 01.01.2020 to 30.06.2020
21 % of basic pay
from 01.07.2020 to 31.12.2020
24 % of basic pay
from 01.01.2021 to 30.06.2020
28 % of basic pay
DA calculation for Gratuity and Leave encashment of retired central govt. employees between 01.01.20 to 30.06.21
User ID can be PAN or Aadhaar for individuals and other than individuals.
FY 2020-21 or AY 2021-22 Income tax return (ITR) e-filing last date:
The due date of furnishing of Return of Income (ITR) for the FY 2020-21 or Assessment Year 2021-22, which was 31st July, 2021 under sub-section (1) of section 139 of the Act, has been again extended to 31th December, 2021.
ICC T20 world cup 2021 (Men) will be held from 17 October to 14 November 2021 in UAE and Oman. BCCI is hosting this T20 world cup event. There are 16 teams in this tournament from all over the world. This time, many new teams are participating in this prestigious event.
Income tax of India has taken new shape with advanced features. There are many changes in the income tax portal from 7th June 2021. The most important additional feature is now ITR can be filed through Mobile App also as well as through desktop. When almost every taxpayer has smartphone, so this mobile app is a very welcome step for the convenience of tax filers.
Fixed deposit interest rates comparison of ICICI, Axis, HDFC banks:
ICICI bank, Axis bank, HDFC bank have revised their Fixed deposit or Term deposit interest rates in synchronization with latest RBI’s monetary policy. Again FD interest rates are in the downward trend.
Here we have compared 3 largest private sector banks’ fixed deposit interest rates for below Rs. 2 crore domestic deposits in tabular format. In the screenshot of all three banks, the all kinds of fixed deposits have been shown.
HRA will be hiked for 7th CPC Central Govt. employees and Armed Forces personnel, as DA crossed 25%, from 1st July 2021:
Since 1st July 2021, the Dearness Allowance is 28%. As per 7th CPC, there is a condition that HRA will be revised if DA crosses 25%. So, accordingly the HRA will be increased to 27 % / 18 % / 9 % from presently 24 % / 16 % / 8 %, based on the population of city.
The AICPIN – IW (All-India Consumer Price Index Number – Industrial Workers) for July 2021 has been released on 31.08.2021 (Tuesday), the last working day of August month, by Labour Bureau, under Ministry of Labour and Employment.
July 2021 AICPIN – IW for Dearness Allowances of CPSE, PSU, Govt., Bank employees:
AICPIN-IW for July 2021 has been released by Labour ministry on 31.08.2021. After declaration of AICPIN-IW for Aug 2021, the IDA from 1st October 2021 for PSU or CPSE of 3rd PRC and 2nd PRC and others will be known to us.
IDA from 1st October 2021 will be increased in the range of 26.68 % to 27.65 % for 2017 (3rd PRC) CPSE or PSU employees. In addition to DA hike, for 3rd PRC, since IDA will certainly cross 25% from 1st Oct’21, the HRA will also be hiked to 27%/18%/9% from existing 24%/16%/8% of basic pay, for class X, Y, Z cities respectively. For Details of HRA increment from 1st July 2021- Click here.
IDA from 1st October 2021 will be increased in the range of 178.11 % to 180.22 % for 2007 (2nd PRC) CPSE or PSU employees.
On 13th Aug, the Prime Minister launched the National Vehicle Scrappage Policy at Investor Summit in Gujarat. What the PM highlighted about this Vehicle Scrappage Policy, the top 10 important points about Vehicle Scrappage Policy are:
Unfit and polluting vehicle, about 10 million in India, if removed, will be safer for road and better for environment.
The unfit and polluting vehicle will be given ‘End of Life Vehicle’ certificate. The fitness of vehicle is related only to fitness, not the age of vehicle.
The commercial vehicles over 15 years older and Personal vehicles older than 20 years will be eligible for scrapping.
Mandatory fitness testing of heavy commercial vehicle (HCVs) will be from 1st April 2023 and mandatory fitness testing of personal vehicle and other commercial vehicles will be implemented from 1st June 2024.
On scrapping old and unfit vehicle, the discount of about 5% will be given on purchasing new vehicle and discount on road taxes will also be given.
Due to this scrappage policy, new vehicle sales will increase, resulting in additional GST collection of 30,000 to 40,000 crore, as per transport minister.
There will be infrastructure needed for Automated test centres and Registered Vehicle Scrapping Facility (RVSF) to provide fitness and scrap activities in safe manner, in all the districts of India on PPP model.
Its aim is to create a viable circular economy, which means the product is designed for durability, re-use and recyclability.
It will help the whole auto sector and modernize the vehicle fleet.
Overall, it will attract investments of about Rs. 10,000 crore.
Criteria for scrapping of vehicles at RVSF in details:
The detailed Criteria for scrapping of vehicles at RVSF (Registered Vehicle Scrapping Facility) are:
Earlier on 18th March 2021, Road Transport & Highways Minister, Shri Nitin Gadkari announces ‘Vehicle Scrapping Policy’ or ‘Voluntary Vehicle-Fleet Modernization Program (VVMP)’ to phase out the unfit and polluting old vehicles. But, the policy will not be applicable on vintage cars.
National Vehicle scrappage policy or Voluntary Vehicle-Fleet Modernization Program (VVMP) in India pdf to download (source: pib.gov.in):
In this post, High security registration plate (HSRP) cost and online apply process in all the states and UTs are mentioned for 2-wheelers, 4-wheelers, LMV, HMV, tractors, trailers, combination etc. and also tells about how to apply online, how to take online appointment for HSRP, how to reschedule HSRP, how to cancel HSRP in Delhi, UP, Punjab and other cities.
You have already HSRP installed with 3rd registration plate either from dealer or by OEM. But what will happen if it gets broken or damaged in road accident or in some other way? In case of non-HSRP, you just go to any number plate vendor and change the plate, but not any more.
There is a thorough guidelines made by Transport ministry of India in case of replacement of high security registration plate (HSRP) and Color coded sticker, if it is broken or damaged. The replacement can only be done by authorised agency. In this article, we will see about all the nitty-gritty of this replacement process and know the replacement cost of HSRP and sticker state-wise.
Replacement process of High security registration plate (HSRP) and Color coded sticker in case of damage or breakage: