Day: February 12, 2019

Simple Ways To Reduce Exposure To Mobile Phone Radiation

Market research institute Statista recently shared the findings of German Federal Office for Radiation Protection (Bundesamt für Strahlenschutz). It includes a comprehensive list of phones tested for the level of radiation. Out of the huge line-up, some of the worst offenders turn out to be my favorite phones. It is surprising how […]

Now, Zomato food delivered on bicycle

Popular restaurant discovery and food ordering company Zomato has partnered with bicycle-sharing and electric bicycle startups including Mobycy, e-HIRAN, TNT, Yulu, and Zoomcar’s PEDL for last mile delivery of its food orders. Zomato has added both mechanical and electric bicycles to help its delivery executives with better navigation in narrow […]

Paytm-led UPI transactions outnumber Google Pay, PhonePe

New Delhi: The volume of digital transactions in India has grown multifold after the large-scale demonetisation exercise in 2016. Now, there are a number of modes for digital transactions including mobile wallets (Paytm, PhonePe, MobiKwik, etc), Payments banks (Paytm, Airtel, Jio, Aditya Birla and others), traditional modes such as NEFT, […]

Income tax hack: Four tax-saving deductions beyond 80C

As the deadline for investments related to tax savings nears, individuals should look at various options to save tax under the Income-tax Act, 1961. Section 80C offers a tax deduction of Rs 1.5 lakh for investment in five-year bank/post office deposits, contribution to Public Provident Fund, Employees’ Provident Fund, life […]