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National Pension System

NPS subscribers can partially withdraw money for covid treatment: Govt

PFRDA clarified that the facility of partial withdrawal will not be applicable for Atal Pension Yojana subscribers

10 Apr 2020 2:16 PM

Now OCIs can also subscribe to National Pension System

NPS was initially notified for central government employees joining service on or after 1st Jan 2004.

30 Oct 2019 3:00 PM

PFRDA hopes to reach 2.72 cr subscribers under APY, NPS by Mar-end: Contractor

PFRDA said there are nearly 1.45 crore subscribers under APY and the remaining 1.20 crore have NPS accounts.

18 Feb 2019 5:08 PM

Govt contribution to NPS raised to 14 pc, withdrawal made tax free: Jaitley

Under the NPS, the subscriber is eligible to withdraw 60 per cent of the corpus.

10 Dec 2018 4:08 PM

PFRDA makes bank account, number mandatory for NPS subscribers

PFRDA takes various initiatives from time to time in order to simplify and improve the operational issues in National Pension System (NPS).

20 Apr 2018 3:16 PM


LTCG will not impact NPS: PFRDA chairman

The total NPS corpus is currently at Rs 2.25 lakh crore from a base of two crore subscribers.

14 Feb 2018 12:21 PM

PFRDA unveils incentives to expand pension coverage

Introducing of e-NPS, reducing minimum contribution levels, new investment instruments are among recent decisions.

28 Oct 2017 3:28 PM

India's pension system showing steady improvement: report

India's position in sub-index value under sustainability increased from 40.9 to 43.8 in 2017.

23 Oct 2017 2:04 PM

NPS subscribers rise 27 per cent to 1.78 crore; AUM at Rs 2.06 lakh crore

Govt has amended I-T Act providing for tax free migration of superannuation funds to NPS.

10 Oct 2017 4:21 PM

PFRDA creates separate asset class for investment

Under this asset class the funds can be invested into newly created trusts InvITs and REITs.

21 May 2017 12:44 PM


Centre offers tax benefit to boost pension scheme

The NPS is a voluntary contribution retirement scheme.

04 Feb 2017 6:17 AM