Personality traits influence retirement spending

Washington: One’s personality trait is more likely to affect how quickly a person will spend his or her savings in retirement instead of debt or wish to leave any inheritance. Personality traits play role in how quickly individuals spend their retirement portfolio. A new study published by the — American Psychological Association — More...

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By Manish Sen On Saturday, November 16th, 2019
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22 IRS officers resign under tax collection target pressure

New Delhi: 22 IRS officers resigned from service in this year, who are facing tax collection target pressure of Modi government because the economy has hit six-year low of 5% during the first quarter of the current More...

By Manish Sen On Friday, November 8th, 2019
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Over 60,000 BSNL, MTNL employees have opted for VRS so far: Telecom Secretary

New Delhi More than 57,000 employees of BSNL have opted for VRS in the last few days and the figures when combined with that of state-owned MTNL exceed 60,000, Telecom Secretary Anshu Prakash said on Friday. “Overall, More...

By Manish Sen On Thursday, November 7th, 2019
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IAS officer who quit over JK curbs gets notice

New Delhi: The Ministry of Home Affairs has initiated disciplinary proceedings against IAS officer Kannan Gopinathan who had submitted his resignation in August protesting what he alleged was the “denial of More...

By Ila Choudhary On Thursday, November 7th, 2019
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UP govt compulsorily retires 7 DSP on graft charges

Lucknow: The Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh gave compulsory retirement to seven Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) on charges of corruption. Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath All seven More...

By Manish Sen On Monday, November 4th, 2019
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MTNL sets December 3 as deadline for employees to opt for VRS

New Delhi: State-run telecom firm MTNL on November 4 rolled out a voluntary retirement scheme for its employees, days after the government approving a revival package for the struggling unit. MTNL Chairman and Managing More...

By Manish Sen On Monday, November 4th, 2019
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BSNL, MTNL staff unions, associations meet Prasad; pledge support to govt’s VRS plan

New Delhi: Representatives of some employee unions and officer associations of BSNL and MTNL met Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Monday and offered their full support to the voluntary retirement scheme (VRS), More...

By Ila Choudhary On Monday, November 4th, 2019
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Odisha CM dismisses 6 govt officers, withholds pension benefits for corruption

Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Monday dismissed six government officers from service and withheld pension benefits of five others for being involved in corruption, officials said. Odisha CM More...

By Manish Sen On Sunday, November 3rd, 2019
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Telecom Minister directs BSNL, MTNL to proceed quickly on VRS

New Delhi: Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad has directed BSNL and MTNL to implement VRS guidelines quickly and initiate proactive measures to monetize assets in a time-bound manner while making it clear that More...

By Manish Sen On Thursday, October 31st, 2019
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Over 100 Delhi govt officials retired compulsorily for not performing

New Delhi: To weed out “dead wood and dark sheep” from the Delhi government, over 108 officials from different departments have been “compulsorily retired” by the appropriate authority in More...