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  • Current GK Questions and Answers on Indian Economy 2019

    As per the observation of some exam expert, it is found that questions based on the Indian economy are always found in the different competitive exams. So we have published some interesting gk questions related to current economic events of India and world. We hope that these questions will be very useful for the exams like UPSC/ PSC/SSC/Banking/CDS etc.

    2 days ago
  • World Arthritis Day 2019: History and Theme

    World Arthritis Day is celebrated on the October 12 since 1996. World Arthritis Day is observed to raise awareness about the Arthritis around the world. The theme of the World Arthritis Day 2019 is "Time2Work". This theme would be followed in the financial year 2020 also.

    2 days ago
  • What is the New definition of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises?

    The Micro Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) are classified as per the MSME Act-2006. Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) are classified in two categories: Manufacturing Enterprises and Service Enterprises. Now MSMEs are defined as per the “annual turnover" instead of investment in Plant & Machinery.

    Oct 9, 2019
  • PMC Bank Fraud Case: Full detail of the Bank fraud

    Punjab & Maharashtra Co-operative Bank is a Scheduled Commercial bank situated in 6 states of the country. This bank was established on February 13, 1984 as a single branch Bank. In a span of 35 years, the Bank has a wide network of 137 branches across six states. This bank has total deposits of about Rs 11,617.34 crore.

    Oct 7, 2019
  • The Monetary Policy Committee (MPC): Composition and Objectives

    Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) constituted by the Central Government as per the Section 45ZB of the amended RBI Act, 1934. The first meeting of the MPC was held on October 3 and 4, 2016. This committee decides various policy rates like Repo rate, Reverse repo rate, MSF and Liquidity Adjustment Facility etc. On 4th October, 2019 the RBI Monetary Policy committee has cut the repo rate by 25 bps to 5.15%. Now the repo rate stands at 5.15%, the lowest since March 2010.

    Oct 4, 2019
  • What are the main functions of Reserve Bank of India?

    Reserve Bank of India (RBI) is the highest monetary authority of India. RBI was established in 1935 by the RBI Act 1934. RBI works as a custodian of foreign reserve, banker’s bank, banker to the government of India and controller of credit.

    Oct 4, 2019
  • ICC Cricket World Cup 2023: Schedule, Teams and Venues

    There are 12 ICC World Cups have been played so far. England & Wales have hosted the cricket World Cup 5 times and manage to won just one tournament so far. India has hosted the Cricket World Cup 3 times in association with three other countries but now the India will host the Cricket World Cup 2023 alone.

    Oct 3, 2019
  • List of Dadasaheb Phalke Award (1969-2018)

    Aamitabh bachchan is selected for the 66th Dadasaheb Phalke Award in 2018. The Dadasaheb Phalke Awards is India's highest award in cinema. This award is given annually at the National Films Awards. The very first recipient of this award was Devika Rani who received it in 1969 on the occasion of the 17th National Films Awards.

    Sep 25, 2019
  • List of The Best FIFA Men's Player o the Year

    The Best FIFA Football Awards presented annually by the sport's governing body, FIFA, between 1991 and 2015. The winner of this award is decided by the captains of international teams, Coaches and media representatives on the basis of performance of the players in the previous calendar year. Lionel Messi has been selected for Best FIFA Men's Player o the Year Award 2019.

    Sep 24, 2019
  • Salary of Government Officials in India

    The President of India is the first citizen of the country that is why he/she receives the highest salary in the country. The President of India receives Rs. 500,000 as basic salary plus other allowances fixed to President of India. The Vice-President of India is the second highest paid official in the country who receives Rs.400,000 plus other allowances fixed to Vice President of India.

    Sep 6, 2019
  • List of Cabinet Ministers of India 2019

    The list of cabinet Ministers of second term of Modi Government comprises of 65 Ministers. The Council of Ministers consists of four categories of ministers; 1. Cabinet Minister 2. Minister of state (independent charge) 3. Minister of state and 4. Deputy Minister. As on September 2019; there are 75 Minister; which includes 25 cabinet Ministers, 9 Ministers of State (Independent Charge) and 30 Ministers of State.

    Sep 4, 2019
  • Banking Merger in India: Meaning and Benefits

    In the month of August 30, 2019, Finance Minister of India MS. Nirmala Sitharaman declared to merge 10 Public Sector Banks into 4 big banks. After this merger now the number of Public Sector Banks reduced to 12 from 27 of 2017.

    Sep 2, 2019
  • Complete list of Union Ministers 2019: Types of Ministers and their Portfolios

    As per the article 74 of the Indian constitution there shall be a cabinet of ministers to aid and advice the President of India. The Council of Ministers consists of four categories of ministers; 1. Cabinet Minister 2. Minister of state 3. Minister of state (independent charge) and 4. Deputy Minister.

    Sep 1, 2019
  • National Sports Day: A Tribute to Major Dhyam Chand

    National Sports Day: The greatest hockey player of India, 'Major Dhyanchand Singh', worldwide known as 'Hockey Wizard', was born on 29 August 1905 in the Prayagraj formerly Allahabad. The government of India had decided to celebrate the date of birth of Dhyan Chand as the National sports day in India to pay tribute and respect this legendary hockey player.

    Aug 29, 2019
  • G-7 and G-20 Organisations: Functions and Members

    G-7 refers to the group of 7 highly industrialized nations—France, Germany, Italy, the United Kingdom, Japan, the United States and Canada. These countries hold an annual meeting to foster consensus on global issues like economic growth and crisis management, global security, energy, and terrorism.

    Aug 26, 2019