But a gold jewellery entails a lot of elements such as the gold metal per se, making or value addition charges and even taxes. The value of the jewellery covered would differ based on the insurance policy the jeweller has opted for. “Suppose you lose your pair of bangles, then assuming you have paid GST, a value addition of 10-20 percent on the gold value, then you would get the entire product value based on the prevailing gold rate, including the value addition,” says Popley, who has opted for a policy of Future Generali Total Insurance Solutions. … [Read more...] about All about the free insurance offered by jewellers on gold purchases
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> Protesting against the governments alleged anti-labour policies, bank employees of 7,300 branches belonging to the public sector banks in Madhya Pradesh went on a day-long strike on Thursday. Nearly 18,000 employees working in 7,300 branches belonging to the 10 public sector banks in Madhya Pradesh took part in the strike, Madhya Pradesh Bank Employees Association (MPBEA) Secretary M K Shukla told PTI. Because of the strike, banking operations including deposits, withdrawals, cheque clearance and fixed deposits renewal and government treasury works got affected in a major way, he said. … [Read more...] about Bank Strike News Highlights: Banking services partially impacted at some PSBs
Train No.01104 Bandra (T) – Jhansi Special will depart from Bandra (T) at 05.10 hrs w.e.f 1st December, 2020. The timings of arrival/departure at enroute stations on WR will be Borivali (05.30/05.33), Vapi (07.12/07.14), Surat (08.32/08.37), Bharuch (09.18/09.20), Vadodara (10.24/10.34), Godhra Jn (11.55/11.57), Dahod (12.43/12.45) Ratlam (14.30/14.40), Nagda (15.43/15.45), Ujjain (16.55/17.10) and Maksi (18.00/18.02). The train will reach Jhansi at 05.00 hrs. Similarly, Train No.01103 Jhansi – Bandra (T) Special will depart Jhansi at 16.50 hrs w.e.f 29th Nov, 2020. The timings of arrival/departure at enroute stations on WR will be Maksi (3.05/3.07), Ujjain (03.55/04.10), Nagda (05.08/05.10), Ratlam (06.05/06.15), Dahod (07.39/07.41), Godhra (08.53/08.55), Vadodara (10.00/10.10), Bharuch (11.18/11.20), Surat (12.25/12.30), Vapi (13.38/13.40) and Borivali (15.14/15.17). The train will arrive Bandra (T) at 16.00 hrs. … [Read more...] about Western Railways revises timings of Rajdhani, Shatabdi and other special trains; check revised timings here
If Democrats sweep: An enormous stimulus bill would likely pass in late January, just following Inauguration Day (January 20). If Democrats know they can provide the large-scale aid bill they want in January, it would make little sense for them to compromise heavily in November or December to push a bill through the Republican-controlled Senate. If Republicans keep control of the Senate: Majority Leader Mitch McConnell holds the power here. Both sides would be under extreme public pressure to pass a stimulus bill during the lame duck period, which may or may not happen. If McConnell seems to be marshaling his troops soon after the election, then it will happen. If not, then negotiations will continue into the new administration. (McConnell, for his part, said in an interview on Friday that he expects a package “right at the beginning of the year,” CNBC reported.) It’s mid-November, and no stimulus bill has appeared: Given that all sides generally agree on another … [Read more...] about Second stimulus checks, extra unemployment update: How soon after the election could a deal happen?
When the sun gets partially blocked by the Earth and sunlight does not reach the Moon, it is called a penumbral lunar eclipse. Only the outer shadow of the earth - the penumbra - is cast on the moon during a penumbral eclipse. … [Read more...] about Chandra Grahan 2020: Final lunar eclipse of 2020 to take place on November 30; check place, timings, other details