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The Labour Ministry looks to appoint an actuary to assess if the Employees’ Pension Scheme (EPS) is sustainable

The EPS, 1995 is one of the three schemes meant for old-age social security of employees run by the Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO). The other two schemes are Employees’ Provident Fund Scheme, 1952 and Employees’ Deposit Linked Insurance Scheme, 1976. Earlier, the labour ministry had conducted actuarial valuation of ...

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DigiLocker – Online document storage facility

Targeted at the idea of paperless governance, DigiLocker is a platform for issuance and verification of documents & certificates in a digital way, thus eliminating the use of physical documents. Indian citizens who sign up for a DigiLocker account get a dedicated cloud storage space that is linked to their ...

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Foreign Research And Development Talent Scheme of Indian government Attracts Nearly 260 Scientists

The Centre’s ambitious scheme to attract top international talent in the country’s research and development ecosystem has received an enthusiastic response with nearly 260 global scientists filing applications, of whom 70 would be shortlisted, a senior official said. Department of Science and Technology Secretary Ashutosh Sharma said the screening of ...

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