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  • What is Digital Lending? Know its significance, loopholes and advantages here

    Know all about Digital Lending and why RBI asked individuals and small businesses not to fall prey to the growing number of unauthorised digital lending platforms and mobile applications 

    Dec 24, 2020
  • List of International Organizations and their Headquarters in the Area of Economics, Social & Politics

    International Organizations is an important examination topic for the candidates preparing for UPSC, SSC, RRB, Bank PO/Clerk or any other government and competitive examinations. In this article, we have provided a list of International Organizations. 

    Dec 18, 2020
  • List of all Five Year Plans of India

    The first five-year plan in India was launched in 1951 and since then, India has witnessed twelve Five Year Plans. The present government had however discontinued the Five-year plan system and a new mechanism was put into place. Let us have a look at all the Five Year Plans the country has witnessed so far. 

    Dec 15, 2020
  • Municipal Bonds in India: Definition, Types and List of Cities

    A Municipal Bond is a debt instrument issued by municipal corporations or associated bodies in India to finance socio-economic development projects. Nine Indian cities have issued Municipal Bonds so far. 

    Dec 3, 2020
  • International Reports and India's Rank in various indexes 2019-2020

    In this article, we have mentioned India's rank in various indexes in 2019-2020. These rankings are important examination topic for the candidates preparing for UPSC, SSC, RRB, Bank PO/Clerk or any other government and competitive examinations.

    Dec 1, 2020
  • What are the key recommendations of the Internal Working Group (IWG) constituted by RBI?

    The Internal Working Group (IWG) of the RBI has suggested the guarded entry of corporate houses into the banking space, hike in promoters’ stake, conversion of NBFCs into banks and Payments Banks into SFB amongst others. 

    Nov 24, 2020
  • List of Finance Ministers of India

    Ministry of Finance is one of the most important ministries within the Government of India and is headed by the Finance Minister. Nirmala Sitharaman is the current Finance Minister of India. She took charge on 31 May 2019. Let us have a look at the list of Finance Ministers of India from 1947 to present.  

    Nov 17, 2020
  • List of Important Schemes launched by the Modi Government

    List of Modi Government Schemes: The Modi government has started many welfare schemes which include; Beti Bachao-Beti Padhao, Swachchh Bharat Mission, PM Mudra Yojna, Atal Pension Yojna, Smart city scheme, and Make in India etc. Read this article to know the list of important welfare schemes started by Narendra Modi.

    Oct 15, 2020
  • Why is Gold Price Rising in India?

    According to the World Gold Council, Indian household has around between 24,000 to 25,000 tonnes of gold. India's central bank RBI had purchased 40.45 tonnes of gold in the financial year 2019-20, which has now has a total reserve of 653 tonnes. Let us know in this article, why is the price of gold increasing in the country despite the huge storage of the Gold in India? 

    Jul 29, 2020
  • What is ASEEM Digital Platform and Why is it started?

    The Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship has introduced Artificial Intelligence based 'ASEEM' digital platform to bridge the gap between the demand-supply of skilled employees in various fields. The purpose of this portal is to provide employment opportunities to the skilled and non-skilled people who have returned to villages and India due to corona disease.

    Jul 27, 2020
  • Consumer Protection Act, 2019: Meaning and Key Features

    The Consumer Protection Act, 2019 replaced the old Consumer Protection Act, 1986. The new bill was passed by the president on Aug 06, 2019. Here we are explaining the key features of this Consumer Protection Act, 2019. 

    Jul 23, 2020
  • What is the Form 26AS?

    Form 26AS is your annual tax statement. You can find it from the website of the income tax department with the help of your PAN number. Form 26AS contains information about the tax you paid to the government. This form will reflect details of all high-value transactions made by the taxpayers.

    Jul 22, 2020
  • Crony Capitalism: Meaning and Examples

    Crony capitalism is an indicator of the state of the economy where success in business is determined by the mutual relationship between businessmen and government officials.

    Jul 22, 2020
  • List of Top investors in Reliance Jio

    Reliance Jio the digital platform has sold around 32.94% stake to 13 different investors to get rid of the debt of the company by March 2021. Facebook is the biggest investor that has purchased a 10% stake in the Jio Platform.

    Jul 16, 2020
  • How much Tax do you pay on Diesel & Petrol in India?

    In 2020, the excise duty has increased at least 10 times since 2014. The excise duty on diesel is now Rs 31.83 and on petrol Rs 32.98 in 2020. Worth to mention that tax on petrol was Rs 9.48 per litre and on diesel, it was Rs3.56 a litre when the Modi government took office in 2014.

    Jul 15, 2020

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