Category Archives: Notifications

Aadhaar Mandatory for Individual receiving benefit of Maternity Benefit Programme

MINISTRY OF WOMEN AND CHILD DEVELOPMENT NOTIFICATION New Delhi, the 22nd February, 2017 S.O. 599(E).—Whereas, the use of Aadhaar as identity document for delivery of services or benefits or subsidies simplifies the Government delivery processes, brings in transparency and efficiency, and enables beneficiaries to get their entitlements directly to them in a convenient and seamless… Read More »

Aadhaar Mandatory for person receiving salary under Child Protection Scheme

MINISTRY OF WOMEN AND CHILD DEVELOPMENT NOTIFICATION New Delhi, the 22nd February, 2017 S.O. 620(E).––Whereas, the use of Aadhaar as identity document for delivery of services or benefits or subsidies simplifies the Government delivery processes, brings in transparency and efficiency, and enables beneficiaries to get their entitlements directly to them in a convenient and seamless… Read More »

Acquisition of State Bank of Travancore ,Bikaner & Jaipur ,Hyderabad ,Mysore & Patiala Order 2017.

Summary :- Govt of India notified following Acquisition by Notification listed below :- Acquisition of State Bank of Bikaner and Jaipur Order 2017. Acquisition of State Bank of Hyderabad Order 2017. Acquisition of State Bank of Mysore Order 2017. Acquisition of State Bank of Patiala Order 2017. Acquisition of State Bank of Travancore Order 2017.… Read More »

Sovereign Gold Bonds 2016 -17 – Series IV; open from February 27 to March 03, 2017

Government to issue Sovereign Gold Bonds 2016 -17 – Series IV; Applications for the bond to be accepted from February 27, 2017 to March 03, 2017 Government of India, in consultation with the Reserve Bank of India(RBI), has decided to issue Sovereign Gold Bonds 2016-17–Series IV. Applications for the bond will be accepted from February… Read More »

New Combined registers Format under various labour Laws Notified -Ease of Compliance to Maintain Registers under various Labour Laws Rules 2017

Summary : Govt has notified  rules called the Ease of Compliance to Maintain Registers under various Labour Laws Rules, 2017. and specified the following Formats FORM A- FORMAT OF EMPLOYEE REGISTER [Part-A: For all Establishments] [PART B: FOR THE MINES ACT, 1952 (35 of 1952) ONLY] FORM B FORMAT FOR WAGE REGISTER FORM C FORMAT OF REGISTER… Read More »

Aadhaar Mandatory for Crèche Workers and Crèche Helpers / Nutrition offered at the Crèche Centres

MINISTRY OF WOMEN AND CHILD DEVELOPMENT NOTIFICATION New Delhi, the 14th February, 2017 S.O.559(E).––Whereas, the use of Aadhaar as identity document for delivery of services or benefits or subsidies simplifies the Government delivery processes, brings in transparency and efficiency, and enables beneficiaries to get their entitlements directly to them in a convenient and seamless manner… Read More »

Rules for Civil Services Examination 2017 to be held by UPCS 2017

MINISTRY OF PERSONNEL, PUBLIC GRIEVANCES AND PENSIONS (Department of Personnel and Training) NOTIFICATION New Delhi, the 22nd February, 2017 RULES F. No. 13018/1/2017-AIS(I).—The rules for a competitive examination—Civil Services Examination—to be held by the Union Public Service Commission in 2017 for the purpose of filling vacancies in the following services/ posts are, with the concurrence… Read More »

Policy on foreign investment in Indian Stock Exchanges-FDI Policy Amended

Government of India Ministry of Commerce & Industry Department of Industrial Policy & Promotion Press Note No. 1 (2017 Series) Subject: Policy on foreign investment in Indian Stock Exchanges- amendment to paragraph 5.2.21 of ‘Consolidated FDI Policy Circular of 2016’ 1.0 Present Position: 1.1 Paragraph 5.2.21 of ‘Consolidated FDI Policy Circular of 2016‘, effective from… Read More »

India – Israel DTAA Amended

MINISTRY OF FINANCE (Department of Revenue) NOTIFICATION New Delhi, the 14th February, 2017 (INCOME TAX) S.O. 441(E).—Whereas, a Protocol amending the Convention and the Protocol between the Republic of India and the State of Israel for the avoidance of double taxation and for the prevention of fiscal evasion with respect to taxes on income and… Read More »

Disclosure of Information -Notified Authority under Prevention of Money Laundering Act 2002

SECTION 66 OF THE PREVENTION OF MONEY-LAUNDERING ACT, 2002 – DISCLOSURE OF INFORMATION – NOTIFIED AUTHORITY NOTIFICATION  NO. GSR 381(E)  Dated the 27th June, 2006  [AS AMENDED BY NOTIFICATION NO. GSR 735(E), DATED 1-10-2012; GSR 30(E), DATED 17-1-2014; GSR 564(E), DATED 6-8-2014 AND GSR 970(E), DATED 15-12-2015] In exercise of the powers conferred by clause… Read More »

Payment of Wages (Amendment) Act 2017 Notified w.e.f 28.12.2016

MINISTRY OF LAW AND JUSTICE (Legislative Department) New Delhi,the 16th February, 2017/Magha 27, 1938 (Saka) The following Act of Parliament received the assent of the President on the 15th February, 2017, and is hereby published for general information:— THE PAYMENT OF WAGES (AMENDMENT) ACT, 2017 NO. 1 OF 2017 [15th February, 2017] An Act further… Read More »

Aadhaar mandatory for Centrally Sponsored Scholarship Schemes for SC / OBC Students

MINISTRY OF SOCIAL JUSTICE AND EMPOWERMENT (Department of Social Justice and Empowerment) NOTIFICATION New Delhi, the 16th February, 2017 S.O. 471(E).—The use of Aadhaar as identifier for delivery of services or benefits or subsidies simplifies the Government delivery processes, brings in transparency and efficiency, and enables beneficiaries to get their entitlements directly in a convenient… Read More »

Aadhaar Manatory for National Scheme of Incentive to Girls for Secondary Education w.e.f 30.06.2017

MINISTRY OF HUMAN RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT (Department of School Education and Literacy) NOTIFICATION New Delhi, the 15th February, 2017. S.O. 475(E).—Whereas, the use of Aadhaar as identity document for delivery of services or benefits or subsidies simplifies the Government delivery processes, brings in transparency and efficiency, and enables beneficiaries to get their entitlements directly in a… Read More »

Aadhaar mandatory for National Means-cum-Merit Scholarship Scheme w.e.f 30.06.2017

MINISTRY OF HUMAN RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT (Department of School Education and Literacy) NOTIFICATION New Delhi, the 15th February, 2017. S.O. 474(E).—Whereas, the use of Aadhaar as identity document for delivery of services or benefits or subsidies simplifies the Government delivery processes, brings in transparency and efficiency, and enables beneficiaries to get their entitlements directly to them… Read More »

Debts Recovery Tribunals at Allahabad, Lucknow and Dehradun

Debts Recovery Tribunals at Allahabad, Lucknow and Dehradun MINISTRY OF FINANCE (Department of Financial Services) NOTIFICATION New Delhi, the 15th February, 2017 S.O. 454(E).—In exercise of the powers conferred by section 3 of the Recovery of Debts Due to Banks and Financial Institutions Act, 1993 (51 of 1993) and in supersession of the notifications of… Read More »

Aadhaar mandatory to receive cash assistance under Janani Suraksha Yojana -Govt Notification

MINISTRY OF HEALTH AND FAMILY WELFARE NOTIFICATION New Delhi, the 9th February, 2017 S.O. 393 (E).— Whereas, the use of Aadhaar as identity document for delivery of services or benefits or subsidies simplifies the Government delivery processes, brings in transparency and efficiency, and enables beneficiaries to get their entitlements directly in a convenient and seamless… Read More »

Aadhaar mandatory for enrolling as apprentices or trainees under National Apprenticeship Promotion Scheme

MINISTRY OF SKILL DEVELOPMENT AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP NOTIFICATION New Delhi, the 10th February, 2017 S.O. 394 (E).–– Whereas, the use of Aadhaar as identity document for delivery of services or benefits or subsidies simplifies the Government delivery processes, brings in transparency and efficiency, and enables beneficiaries to get their entitlements directly in a convenient and seamless… Read More »

Amendment in Pan Masala Packing Machines (Capacity Determination and Collection of Duty) Rules, 2008

PAN MASALA PACKING MACHINES (CAPACITY DETERMINATION AND COLLECTION OF DUTY) AMENDMENT RULES, 2017 – AMENDMENT IN FORM NO.2 NOTIFICATION NO.2/2017-C.E. (N.T.), DATED 2-2-2017 In exercise of the powers conferred by sub-sections (2) and (3) of section 3A of the Central Excise Act, 1944 (1 of 1944), the Central Government hereby makes the following rules further… Read More »

6% concessional excise/CV duty on machinery required for setting of fuel cell for generation of power

Seeks to prescribe 6% concessional excise/CV duty on all items of machinery required for (a) initial setting up of fuel cell based system for generation of power or for demonstration purposes and (b) for balance of systems operating on biogas or bio-methane or by-product hydrogen. NOTIFICATION NO.5/2017-C.E., DATED 2-2-2017 In exercise of the powers conferred… Read More »

Punjab VAT-15 Due Date for 3rd Quarter of 2016-17 Extended

GOVERNMENT OF PUNJAB DEPARTMENT OF EXCISE & TAXATION PUBLIC NOTICE KIND ATTENTION: DEALERS/CHARTERED ACCOUNTANTS/LAWYERS/OTHER STAKEHOLDERS This is to inform all the concerned that the last date of e-filing of VAT-15 for the 3rd Quarter of 2016-17 has been extended till 20th February, 2017. Dated: 9th February, 2017                                             Excise & Taxation Commissioner, Punjab

Jurisdiction of Debts Recovery Tribunals at Chandigarh -Notified

MINISTRY OF FINANCE (Department of Financial Services) NOTIFICATION New Delhi, the 9th February, 2017 S.O. 379(E).—Whereas, by a notification of the Government of India in the Ministry of Finance number G.S.R. 258(E), dated the 24th March, 2000, published in the Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part II, Section 3 Sub-section (i), the Central Government established the… Read More »

Aadhaar mandatory for Supplementary Nutrition Program at Anganwadi Centres w.e.f 01.04.2018

summary : As per Following Notification Individuals desirous of availing the Supplementary Nutrition Program offered at the Anganwadi Centres are required to furnish proof of possession of Aadhaar number or undergo Aadhaar authentication with effect from 01.04.2018. MINISTRY OF WOMEN AND CHILD DEVELOPMENT NOTIFICATION New Delhi, the 6th February, 2017 S.O. 348(E).–Whereas, the use of… Read More »

Aadhaar mandatory for Anganwadi Workers & Helpers w.e.f 01.04.17 -Govt Notification

Summary : As per the following notification – The Anganwadi Workers and Anganwadi Helpers shall be paid honorarium only through Aadhaar seeded bank accounts with effect from 1st April, 2017. MINISTRY OF WOMEN AND CHILD DEVELOPMENT NOTIFICATION New Delhi, the 6th February, 2017 S.O. 347(E).––Whereas, the use of Aadhaar as identity document for delivery of… Read More »

Demonetization Bill 2017 – Introduced in Lok Sabha -Specified Bank Notes (Cessation of Liabilities) Bill 2017

The Specified Bank Notes (Cessation of Liabilities) Bill 2017 Bill No. 16 of 2017 Date of Introduction in Lok Sabha 03.02.2017 Note : this bill on Demonetization in India called – Specified Bank Notes (Cessation of Liabilities) Bill 2017 has been introduced as Money Bill In Lok Sabha. Thus approval of Rajya Sabha is not required.… Read More »

Norms for appointment of LIC Agents notified – Life Insurance Corporation of India (Agents) Regulations 2017

LIFE INSURANCE CORPORATION OF INDIA NOTIFICATION New Delhi, the 2nd February, 2017 G.S.R. 86(E).—In exercise of the powers conferred under section 49 of the Life Insurance Corporation Act, 1956 (31 of 1956), the Life Insurance Corporation of India, with the previous approval of the Central Government, hereby makes the following regulations regulating the method of… Read More »

Customs and Central Excise Notifications -Budget 2017-18

Customs and Central Excise Notifications -Budget 2017-18 Notifications Customs Tariff Central Excise Tariff Central Excise Non-Tariff Service Tax Index Explanatory Notes Explanatory Note D.O. Letter from JS(TRU-I) D.O. Letter from JS(TRU-II) Related Post on Budget 2017-18 Budget Speech 2017-18 -Download /Print Finance Bill 2017 -Download /Print -Budget 2017-18 Memorandum Explaining Provisions in Finance Bill 2017… Read More »

Export Policy of Sandalwood & ITC (HS) Classification Amended -Notification

MINISTRY OF COMMERCE AND INDUSTRY (Department of Commerce) (DIRECTORATE GENERAL OF FOREIGN TRADE) NOTIFICATION New Delhi, the 27th January, 2017 No. 37 /2015-2020 Subject: Export Policy of Sandalwood. S.O. 268(E).— In exercise of the powers conferred by Section 3 of the Foreign Trade (Development & Regulation) Act, 1992 (No. 22 of 1992), as amended, read… Read More »

Now banks can also issue National Savings Certificates

As per following Notifications , Now banks can also issue National Savings Certificates in India as Govt has allowed banks and Post Offices to Issue National Savings Certificates. NOTIFICATION New Delhi, the 18th January, 2017 G.S.R. 54(E).–In exercise of the powers conferred by section 12 of the Government Savings Certificates Act, 1959 (46 of 1959), the… Read More »

Debts Recovery Tribunals at Hyderabad & Visakhapatnam- Notification

Debts Recovery Tribunals at Hyderabad and Visakhapatnam MINISTRY OF FINANCE (Department of Financial Services) NOTIFICATION New Delhi, the 25th January, 2017 S.O. 254(E).—Whereas, by a notification of the Government of India in the Ministry of Finance number G.S.R. 647(E), dated the 21st September, 1999, published in the Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part II, Section 3… Read More »

Cantonments (Forms and Manner of Service of Notices) Rules 2017

MINISTRY OF DEFENCE NOTIFICATION New Delhi, the 24th January, 2017 S.R.O. 2(E).—Whereas the following draft of certain rules relating to the Cantonments (Forms and Manner of Service of Notices) Rules, 2016 was published as required under section 346 of the Cantonment Act, 2006 (41 of 2016), vide notification of the Government of India in the… Read More »

Insured woman defined under Employees’ State Insurance (Central) Rules 1950 by Notification

MINISTRY OF LABOUR AND EMPLOYMENT NOTIFICATION New Delhi, the 20th January, 2017 G.S.R. 62(E).—Whereas draft rules further to amend the Employees’ State Insurance (Central) Rules, 1950 were published in the Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part-II, Section 3, Sub-section (i) vide number G.S.R. 958(E), dated the 6th October, 2016, as required under sub-section (1) of section… Read More »

Amendment to Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Deposit Scheme -Notification

As per the following Notification now Co operative Banks can not accept Deposits under Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Deposit Scheme 2016 MINISTRY OF FINANCE (Department of Economic Affiairs) NOTIFICATION New Delhi, the 19th January, 2017 Amendment to Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Deposit Scheme,Notification No S.O. 4061 (E) S.O. 204(E).— In exercise of the powers conferred by… Read More »

Sections 20 & 21 w.e.f 18.01.2017 of Enforcement of Security Interest and Recovery of Debts Laws and Miscellaneous Provisions (Amendment) Act, 2016

MINISTRY OF FINANCE (Department of Financial Services) NOTIFICATION New Delhi, the 18th January, 2017 S.O. 176(E).—In exercise of the powers conferred by sub-section (2) of section 1 of the Enforcement of Security Interest and Recovery of Debts Laws and Miscellaneous Provisions (Amendment) Act, 2016 (44 of 2016), the Central Government hereby appoints the 18th day… Read More »

Interest @ 8% for Q4 of FY 2016-17 on Special Deposit Scheme for Non-Govt Provident, Superannuation & Gratuity Funds

MINISTRY OF FINANCE (Department of Economic Affairs) NOTIFICATION New Delhi, the 18th January, 2017 No.5(4)-B(PD)/2016.—It is hereby notified that the deposits made under the Special Deposit Scheme for Non-Government Provident, Superannuation and Gratuity Funds, announced in the Ministry of Finance (Department of Economic Affairs) Notification No.F.16(1)-PD/75 dated 30th June, 1975, shall with effect from 1st… Read More »

Revised minimum rates of wages -Notified by Govt w.e.f 19.01.2017

Revised Minimum Rates of wages Revised minimum rates of wages has been notified on 19.01.2017 as per the following notification. The revised minimum rates of wages shall be effective from the date of publication of this notification in the Official Gazette.i.e from 19.01.2017 MINISTRY OF LABOUR AND EMPLOYMENT NOTIFICATION New Delhi, the 19th January, 2017 S.O.… Read More »

Statement of financial transactions -Procedure for registration& submission

Procedure for registration and submission of statement of financial transactions (SFT) as per section 285BA of Income-tax Act, 1961 read with Rule 114E of Income-tax Rules, 1962 DGIT(S)-ADG(S)-2/e-filing notification/106/2016 Government of India Ministry of Finance Central Board of Direct Taxes Directorate of Income Tax (Systems) Notification No. 1 of 2017 New Delhi, 17th January, 2017… Read More »