NSC, PPF: Latest Interest Rate, Income Tax Benefits And Other Features

NSC, PPF: Latest Interest Rate, Income Tax Benefits And Other Features

PPF (Public Provident Fund) and NSC (National Savings Certificate) are popular small savings schemes. The government has revised lower interest rates for small savings schemes, including NSC, KVP and PPF, for the quarter starting January 1, 2017. The interest rate...
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Latest Interest Rate On PPF, Income Tax Benefits, Withdrawal, Loan Facilities And Other Details

Latest Interest Rate On PPF, Income Tax Benefits, Withdrawal, Loan Facilities And Other Details

The rate of interest on PPF is compounded annually (Representational image) HIGHLIGHTS PPF, other small savings schemes interest rates are set every quarter Deposits in PPF account are eligible for tax deductions under Section 80C Up to Rs. 1.5 lakh...
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Asia shares fall after North Korea’s latest missile launch

Asia shares fall after North Korea’s latest missile launch

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Could the Housing Crunch Get Worse? What the Latest Construction Numbers Say

Could the Housing Crunch Get Worse? What the Latest Construction Numbers Say

The housing crunch doesn’t look like it will be getting better any time soon, according to the latest report on new construction. The number of permits issued to builders to put up sorely needed homes across the country fell 6.2%...
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Nubia Z9 mini Gets 4G VoLTE Support, Enhanced Camera Features With Latest Update

Nubia Z9 mini Gets 4G VoLTE Support, Enhanced Camera Features With Latest Update

ZTE’s Nubia brand has announced that its Z9 mini smartphone is receiving an update that brings 4G VoLTE (voice over LTE) support alongside other features. The company says that the update is now live and ZTE Nubia Z9 mini users...
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Man Changes Name to iPhone 7 to Get the Latest Apple Smartphone for Free

Man Changes Name to iPhone 7 to Get the Latest Apple Smartphone for Free

The craze for iPhones is nothing new, with oft-quoted stories about people selling kidneys to buy the devices, but this one might be a first even among Apple fans. A Ukrainian man has legally changed his named to iPhone 7...
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