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Holi Special Trains for 2013

Holi Special Trains 2013 - Central Railways Due to the rush for trains during Holi, Indian Railways have launched following Holi special trains. These trains would run between the following cities. Northern Railways: H. Nizzamudin – Sainagar Shirdhi – H. Nizzamudin Bareilly – Darbhanga – Bareilly Jammu Tawi – Ahmedabad – Jammu Tawi Amritsar – Barauni – Amritsar Delhi – Patna – […] Continue reading →

How to get your Aadhaar number?

Aadhaar card A few days back  EPFO has made Aadhaar number compulsory for opening and operating EPF account. With Government forcing for Aadhaar Number through its different departments, I am planning to get one soon. So, I researched about getting an Aadhaar myself and all the information here is what I could gather from internet. To start with the Aadhaar number […] Continue reading →

Dry Days in Delhi for 2013

Dry Days List for 2013 Government of Delhi has notified 21 days in 2013 as Dry Days in Delhi. These 21 days include 3 national holidays of Republic Day, Independence Day and Gandhi Jayanti. Other than these there are 18 festival days which are dry days. What does dry day mean? Many people are confused what happens in dry days. […] Continue reading →

Bank Holiday in Delhi – 2013

Holiday List 2013 Below is the list of holidays for Banks in Delhi for year 2013. Out of the 17 holidays, 3 fall on Sundays. S.NO. FESTIVALS DATE DAY 1 Milad – Un – Nabi/ Id – E – Milad 25-Jan-2013 Friday 2 Republic Day 26-Jan-2013 Saturday 3 Holi 27-Mar-2013 Wednesday 4 Good Friday 29-Mar-2013 Friday 5 Annual […] Continue reading →

Indian Post Office Holidays for 2013

Holiday List 2013 According to Postal Directorate orders, Indian Post office would remain closed on the following days in 2013. Birthday of Prophet Mohammad 25-January-2013 Republic Day 26-January-2013 Good Friday 29-March-2013 Mahavir Jayanti 24-April-2013 Budda Purnima 25-May-2013 Idu’l Fitr 9-August-2013 Independence Day 15-August-2013 Mahatma Gandhi’s Birthday 2-October-2013 Dussehra 13-October-2013 Id-ul-Zuha (Bakrid) 16-October-2013 Diwali (Deepavali) 3-November-2013 Muharram 14-November-2013 Guru […] Continue reading →

What is Ajinomoto or MSG?

What is Ajinomoto or MSG? If you are Chinese food lover you might have heard about Ajinomoto or MSD. Its not considered healthy and doctors recommend to avoid it during pregnancy. I spotted the below advertisement from AJI-NO-MOTO in a leading daily and realized that AJI-NO-MOTO is the registered trademark owned by Japanese company, Ajinomoto Co., Inc. The company manufactures […] Continue reading →

RTGS and NEFT Holiday List 2013

RTGS and NEFT Holiday List 2013 RBI in its circular has notified the following days as holiday for NEFT (National Electronic Funds Transfer) and RTGS (Real Time Gross Settlement). You would not be able to do inter-bank money transfer electronically on these days. RTGS and NEFT Holiday List 2013 S. No. Date Day Occasion 1 January 26, 2013 Saturday Republic Day 2 March 29, […] Continue reading →

India Central Government Holiday List 2013

Holiday List 2013 Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions (Department of Personnel and Training), Government of India issued Circular No. F.No.12/4/2012-JCA-2 declaring list of Public Holidays in India for 2013. In addition to the Public Holidays, each employee will also be allowed to avail himself/herself of any two holidays to be chosen by him/her out of the list […] Continue reading →