Day: March 6, 2018

Child marriages decline in India: UNICEF

India saw a sharp decline in child marriages over the last ten years with 27 per cent of girls getting married before their 18th birthday as against 47 per cent a decade ago, the United Nations children’s agency UNICEF said on Tuesday. This decline in India has contributed significantly to […]

Post Office Savings Schemes That Offer Income Tax Benefits

Post Office Savings Account, 5-Year Post Office Recurring Deposit Account (RD),  Post Office Time Deposit Account,  Post Office Monthly Income Scheme Account (MIS), Senior Citizen Savings Scheme (SCSS), 15-Year Public Provident Fund Account (PPF), National Savings Certificates (NSC), Kisan Vikas Patra (KVP) and Sukanya Samriddhi Accounts  for the girl child […]