• Union Budget of India: Definition and Types

    A Union budget is an estimation of revenue and expenditure of the Central government over a specified period of time and is usually compile present, past and future financial years.

    Jul 3, 2019
  • 500+ Important GK Questions & Answers on Indian Economy

    Here, we are giving a complete set of Indian Economy Questions & Answers in the form of Practice Sets that consists of 500+MCQs. “Indian Economy” is one of the important parts of Exams like IAS, State PSC, SSC and other similar competitive exams.

    Jul 2, 2019
  • PPF, National Savings Certificate, Kisan Vikas Patra: Meaning and current rate of interest

    Provident Fund, National Savings Certificate and Kisan Vikas Patra are some products launched by the different offices of the government of India. These products are launched to increase the habit of saving in the general public. Recently central government has reduced the rate of interest on the Public Provident Fund, National Savings Certificate, Kisan Vikas Patra and other saving schemes by 10 percent. In this article we have mentioned the new rate of interest on these products.

    Jul 1, 2019
  • List of Governors of Reserve Bank of India

    The first Governor of the Reserve Bank of India was British banker Osborn Smith, while C.D. Deshmukh was the first Indian Governor of Reserve Bank of India. At present, the Governor of Reserve Bank of India is Shashikant Das, who took charge on 12 Dec. 2018.

    Jun 24, 2019
  • Deputy Governors of Reserve Bank of India Till 2019: Complete List

    The Governor of Reserve Bank of India is the Chief Executive Officer of the Central Bank of India and the Ex-officio Chairman of its Central Board of Directors. At present there are 4 deputy governors of the RBI. On 24th June Dr. Viral V. Acharya has resigned (unofficial) from his post. There are 61 people have served as the deputy governor of the RBI since its establishment.

    Jun 24, 2019
  • How to apply for Ayushman Bharat Yojana?

    Ayushman Bharat Yojana become world's largest free healthcare shceme. Ayushman Bharat Yojana provides free treatment upto Rs 5 lacs per year to approx.50 cr poor people of the country. Ayushman Bharat Yojana was launched in Ranchi district of the Jharkhand on 23 September, 2018. This article explains the step by step process of registration under the Ayushman Bharat Yojana.

    Jun 20, 2019
  • What is Ayushman Bharat Yojna?

    Ayushman Bharat Yojana or PMJAY provides free treatment upto Rs 5 lacs per year to approx.50 cr poor people of the country. Ayushman Bharat Yojana was launched in Ranchi (Jharkhand) on 23 September, 2018 by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

    Jun 20, 2019
  • Paytm Credit Card: Key Features and Benefits

    Paytm offers facility of online shopping, paying bills, money transfer etc. Recently Paytm launched its much expected Paytm credit card which is also called Paytm First Card. So get to know key features and benefits of the Paytm credit card read this article.

    May 16, 2019
  • International Monetary Fund (IMF): Objectives & Obligations

    The International Monetary Fund (IMF) is the inter-governmental organisation established to stabilize the exchange rate in the international trade. It helps the member countries to improve their Balance of Payment (BOP) condition thorough the adequate liquidity in the international market, promote the growth of global monetary cooperation, secure financial stability, facilitate international trade. It is one of the Bretton woods twins, which came into existence in 1945, is governed by and accountable to the 189 countries that make up its near-global membership.

    May 13, 2019
  • How does IMF give loan to its Members?

    The International Reconstruction and Development Bank (IBRD) and The International Monetary Fund (IMF) and were established in July 1944 in the Conference of 44 countries held in Bretton Woods, New Hampshire, USA. India is the founding member of the IMF.

    May 13, 2019
  • What is PAN Card, PAN Number, Uses and Benefits

    What is PAN card? What is the use of a PAN card? Who is eligible for PAN card? What are the benefits of having PAN card? Why having a PAN card is so important? Such type of questions are frequently searched. Let us see about them.

    May 10, 2019
  • What is depicted by 16 digits printed on Debit Card?

    What do the numbers on my debit card mean? How to identify numbers on a debit card? What is card number and what do 16 digits on debit card mean? These are some basic questions that frequently asked. For complete details let us see below.

    May 10, 2019
  • Why do we use Pig to show Piggy Bank?

    The origin of the Piggy Bank is found during the 15th century when the housewives used to make home utensils with the help of cheap clay called “Piggy”. Since then the concept of piggy came into light but it get popularised in the 19th century when the Pitcher men made piggy banks with the help of this clay in the shape of Pig.

    May 6, 2019
  • Why is India Constructing Strategic Petroleum Reserves?

    To ensure energy security for the country, India is making strategic petroleum reserves to store crude oil under the ground. These rocky caves are man-made. India has already underground caves of 5.33 MMT storage in three places. These include Visakhapatnam (1.33 MMT), Mangalore (1.5 MMT) and Padur (2.5 MMT).

    Apr 25, 2019
  • Anti Poverty & Employment Generation Programmes in India

    As per the estimation by the Tendulkar Committee the number of Below Poverty Line (BPL) declined to 21.9% of the population in 2011-12 from 29.8% in 2009-10 and 37.2% in 2004-05.

    Apr 19, 2019