Why is Inflation at record high levels now?
Economy

Why is Inflation at record high levels now?

Blinders on to COVID figures, and what’s the other thing going up? Inflation, sure it is. And it’s incumbent on us to talk about it…

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Why are the Prices of Petrol and Diesel Sky High?
Economy

Why are the Prices of Petrol and Diesel Sky High?

After what was a year lockdown, 2021 started with a promise of things going back to normal. The nation slowly made its way out of the lockdown as life started to pick pace. Public places, offices, and malls reopened with necessary social distancing guidelines. And well to get to the public places, offices, and malls what do you need? A vehicle – car or a scooter! Right, and what do the vehicles run on? Petrol and diesel!

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Serum Institute of India (SII): A leading name in Immunology
Finance

Serum Institute of India (SII): A leading name in Immunology

The year 2020 indeed will remain in the pages of history forever!!  Standing today at the exit door of 2020, all we can think of is Covid-19. Such an unexpected year, who would have thought that this year could lock us all in, cancel all our plans and more frighteningly, will bring the end of so many lives. The pandemic of Covid-19 affected all our lives massively. In addition to the tremendous loss of lives, the pandemic paused the professional and personal lives of millions.

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Tata’s Bid for Air India: Will it be a Good Call?
Business

Tata’s Bid for Air India: Will it be a Good Call?

Over the weekend, several news outlets claimed that the TATA Group had filed an official expression of interest in bidding for the troubled national air carrier Air India.

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The Roller Coaster Ride of Stock Market in 2020
Stock Market Concepts

The Roller Coaster Ride of Stock Market in 2020

The year 2020 is turning out to be fascinating at every step of the way. The Indian Stock Markets’ fueled by a Corporate tax cut gave stellar returns in 2019, following which 2020 was kicked off with a bang, as Nifty made an all-time high of 12,430 in January 2020. 

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Black Swan Events and their Impact on the Financial World
Stock Market Concepts

Black Swan Events and their Impact on the Financial World

While Coronavirus and its resultant economic meltdown are on everyone’s mind these days, there is also a menacing development that will affect every living soul on the planet, and no one is even talking about it. 

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India's debt is Rising: Analysis of the new debt level and its impact

Everyone has heard that "When life gives you a lemon, make lemonade out of it". But, nobody talks about the situation of how if a lemon drop gets in the eye, how much trouble it can be. 

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Interest on Interest Waiver: Is the move justified?
Market News

Interest on Interest Waiver: Is the move justified?

Loan - a word, which in itself has both positive and negative impacts on a person. On the one hand, it is a monetary blessing which gets an individual, company or entity one step closer to achieving whatever it is they desire; and on the other hand, it is a stressful liability, which comes in the form of expensive EMIs and regular interests, failing to pay which, tends to trap the borrower in an almost inescapable trap of hefty penalty and interests.

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COVID-19 Insurance and its types
Finance

COVID-19 Insurance and its types

5.21 Million! Yes, you read that correctly. COVID has affected 5.21 million people in India and deaths are around 84,372 until now.

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Why taxation in automobile sector remains a big concern?
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Why taxation in automobile sector remains a big concern?

Have you ever questioned yourself, why do you buy a car? Well, it's a simple question, and we all can answer that. For commuting, maybe for security purposes, because you might not feel safe traveling through public transport. But, the biggest reason that may be valid for many people is "Sharma Ji has gifted a Fortuner to his son" or "Binod got a BMW for himself." It's the harsh truth of the Indian society that we consider cars more as a status symbol rather than looking at it as a utility. Whatever your reason may be, but sometimes just to match up with others we book significant losses for ourselves. How? Let us discuss this.

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Computer Age Management Services (CAMS) IPO review
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Computer Age Management Services (CAMS) IPO review

Opportunities knock only once. But have you witnessed a scenario where you are visited by them one after the other? The COVID-19 pandemic became a nightmare hitting all the sectors of the economy like a tsunami. The markets went really abrupt, with investors facing huge losses and stocks seeing a tremendous correction. In short, everyone was given a free ticket to a roller coaster ride having a series of ups and downs. But it did not stop with that. 

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Happiest Minds IPO: Everything you need to know!
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Happiest Minds IPO: Everything you need to know!

Right from the start, this year made us feel like we are in the middle of a terrifying movie, particularly when it comes to the markets. And no one seems to come up with an answer as to when all this would reach the most awaited climax. Amidst all this, a few events still have managed to keep the market on the edge of its seats. One such event is the upcoming IPO of a tech company. The market is all set to see Happiest minds being added to the watchlist. 

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Mudra Loan: Everything about Pradhan Mantri Mudra Yojana
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Mudra Loan: Everything about Pradhan Mantri Mudra Yojana

How many times is it that when we have thought of taking a loan, we have had to rethink because of the minimum amount involved or the huge amount of collateral or security that had to be deposited?

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Rossari Biotech IPO: The things you must know!
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Rossari Biotech IPO: The things you must know!

Rossari Biotech hit the IPO markets with the first IPO of the financial year 2019-2020 on Monday, July 13, 2020. The Company was all set to launch its IPO on March 18, 2020, but this was canceled amidst the tensions relating to the Coronavirus Pandemic. However, now with the secondary markets opening up somewhat, the Company decided to go forward with its IPO again. 

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SBI is Yes Bank’s Savior, Again!
Economy

SBI is Yes Bank’s Savior, Again!

Heard of that tale of a Sage and a Scorpion? A sage used to go to a river bank each day to offer his prayers and take a bath. One day, a scorpion bit him while he was entering the river. He felt that painful sting, but at the same time saw that the scorpion was drowning. The sage couldn’t resist seeing a living creature die in front of his eyes. So, he lifted the scorpion in his hand and tried putting it on the shore. But, the scorpion bit him again! Once again the scorpion was drowning and the sage helped it, but scorpion stung again and again.

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Why are prices of petrol and diesel increasing in India?
Economy

Why are prices of petrol and diesel increasing in India?

Petrol and diesel costs have risen every day since June 7. In Delhi, the price of petrol increased by 9.12 ₹ per liter between June 7 and June 26, while that of diesel increased by 11.01 ₹ per liter. Different urban communities have seen an increase in value. Why would this be the situation?

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Will the Stock Market Crash again?
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Will the Stock Market Crash again?

With half of 2020 already over and countries still battling the coronavirus pandemic, there is a lot of volatility and uncertainty in the global markets. Many critics believe that the stock markets have yet not reached their lows, and there is a threat that may stock market crash again soon. 

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Prelude to LIC’s IPO
Economy

Prelude to LIC’s IPO

We are telling you all this because Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC) is currently involved in something similar. LIC is refining its portfolio ahead of its IPO that is planned for the next calendar year. Companies with lesser market caps are either being removed from the portfolio or LIC's holding is being reduced. This is based on quarterly reports of India's top insurer. What's exactly going on, read on to find out.

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