e-RUPI : Can it revamp India’s Public Distribution System?
Economy

e-RUPI : Can it revamp India’s Public Distribution System?

Ever thought, what if the government gives us money for the vaccine instead of providing vaccines for free?

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Fiscal Deficit: Is it really bad for the economy?
Economy

Fiscal Deficit: Is it really bad for the economy?

No matter how scarce revenue collection is, the Government must loosen its purse strings to uplift the country. When it spends more than it earns, there arises a Fiscal Deficit. But is it that bad?

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A Spot Gold Exchange on the cards
Economy

A Spot Gold Exchange on the cards

Recently, SEBI has made a proposal that will allow you to trade gold just like shares! But why, how, and what’s it all about? Well, read on to discover.

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Most Interesting Brand Battles Of India!
Business

Most Interesting Brand Battles Of India!

Do you know how your preference of buying a product affects a business and its competitors? Let's take a situation. If you are sent to the supermarket to buy salt, would you spare any time to decide between Tata Salt, Aashirvaad Salt, or any other brand available? Generally speaking, you wouldn't. You might randomly choose Tata Salt because you saw its unique advertisement sometime back, and it stayed in your mind. This choice of yours increases the sale of Tata salt by one unit in comparison to other brands. This might seem trivial for a small quantity. But yeah, it does make a difference.

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Understanding the RBI’s Monetary Policy 2021-22
Economy

Understanding the RBI’s Monetary Policy 2021-22

Yesterday, the RBI came up with its Monetary Policy for FY22. And we know it isn't exactly digestible for most. So, we're here with a simplified explanation of the policy.

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Zerodha Sovereign Gold Bond की पूरी जानकारी
Hindi

Zerodha Sovereign Gold Bond की पूरी जानकारी

हम भारतीय लोगों का गोल्ड के साथ एक अटूट रिश्ता है। आपको यह जानकर हैरानी होगी कि पूरे विश्व के कुल गोल्ड का लगभग 11% भारतीय लोगों के पास ही है जो कि IMF , जर्मनी तथा स्विट्ज़रलैंड के कुल सोने से भी ज्यादा है। लेकिन क्या आपने कभी यह सोचा है कि इस सोने को पारम्परिक तरीके के अलावा भी अन्य कई तरीकों से खरीदा जा सकता है। गोल्ड को हम ETF , फिजिकल गोल्ड या फिर सॉवरेन बांड्स के रूप में भी खरीद सकते है।  

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How did India become the fourth largest Forex holder in the World?
Economy

How did India become the fourth largest Forex holder in the World?

This weekend was special. India surpassed Russia to become the 4th largest holder of foreign exchange reserves in the world. With a forex reserve of $580.3 Bn, we're only next to China, Japan and Switzerland. And if you're imagining, that's huge!

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Economic Calendar: Events that move the Market
Economy

Economic Calendar: Events that move the Market

You should have noticed that the share price of companies rises if their results are favourable. Or if there is positive news about them. But if you believed that only these events affected the stock markets, then you are mistaken. Besides these micro-events, there are also macro events that have a significant impact on the share market.

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प्रधान मंत्री आवास योजना की पूरी जानकारी
Hindi

प्रधान मंत्री आवास योजना की पूरी जानकारी

हम यह बचपन से पढ़ते आए है कि रोटी कपड़ा और मकान मनुष्य की आधारभूत जरूरतें है। इन तीनों में भी घर का अपना अलग महत्व होता है क्योंकि घर ही वो जगह होती है जहां हम असली चैन की नींद सो सकते है तथा हमारी भावनाएं भी घर के साथ गहराई से जुडी रहती है। इन्ही बातों को ध्यान में रखते हुए आज के इस आर्टिकल में हम प्रधान मंत्री आवास योजना के बारे में पूरी जानकारी प्राप्त करेंगे जिसको PMAY के नाम से भी जाना जाता है। 

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Highlights of RBI Monetary Policy
Economy

Highlights of RBI Monetary Policy

Like an ailing person suffering from a painful disease, the Indian Economy is badly demanding a plausible treatment from the doctors, aka the policymakers. And the budget, though lacking in certain areas, seems to be an ideal medicine at the time. Following the budget, the Reserve bank of India recently made announcements which lie in similar tone with that of the budget.

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Economic Indicators: Know the Key Indicators of an Economy
Economy

Economic Indicators: Know the Key Indicators of an Economy

Everybody knows that the Indian economy is in recession. You have read this in newspapers, articles, or heard this from someone, but somehow, everyone knows that the economy is not doing so well. 

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Highlights of Union Budget 2021
Finance

Highlights of Union Budget 2021

Picking up in the aftermath of a once-in-a-century pandemic, the country waited with bated breath for the annual budget presentation on February 1. This budget was poised to be India's formal response to the COVID-19 crisis.

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Budget 2021 Glossary: Key Terms
Economy

Budget 2021 Glossary: Key Terms

Today, February 1st, 2021, India was waiting for Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman to present her third union budget for the fiscal year starting from April 1st, 2021. 

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Sectors that Could Benefit From The Union Budget of 2021
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Sectors that Could Benefit From The Union Budget of 2021

The Covid-19 pandemic of 2020 seems to have changed the whole world. With the whole world shut down for nearly a year, many businesses were shut down, and thousands and thousands of jobs were lost. Economies were facing a terrible decline, and unemployment levels had found a newfound high. The pandemic brought about a financial crisis to the entire world.

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Understanding CRR and SLR: RBI
Economy

Understanding CRR and SLR: RBI's monetary policy instruments

For banks, profits are created by lending and investing. In pursuit of this goal, banks could lend considerable amounts to earn higher profits and thus possess less liquid cash with them. Banks are also responsible for the influx of money in the economy as the amount of credits they lend, and the amount that gets deposited with them affects the money supply in the economy.

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Quantitative and Qualitative Instruments of Monetary Policy
Finance

Quantitative and Qualitative Instruments of Monetary Policy

The implementation of RBI's Quantitative and Qualitative (Called as Monetary Policy) instruments plays an important role in the development of the country. If the required money supply for the economy is not available in the market, it leads to a decline in investment in the economy. On the other hand, if the money supply in the economy is more than what is required, then the poor section of the economy will suffer because the price of essential commodities will rise.

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Elon Musk: The Innovative Man
Success Stories

Elon Musk: The Innovative Man

There would hardly be any youngster in the world, who is not familiar with Elon Musk's name. He is a successful tech entrepreneur and a visionary engineer, who is leading the two big companies, Tesla and SpaceX.

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IMPS: All you need to know
Finance

IMPS: All you need to know

In the hustle and bustle of life, what all an individual aspires for are systems which are beneficial and flexible at their end. People always seek for something that doesn't require a lot of time and can be done with ease and comfort without any tussle. And with the entrance of digitization in the modern world, this has become possible. Whether it's online shopping, ordering food, booking reservations, or anything; anything and everything can be done via online systems.

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