Can Government Employees Trade in the Stock Market?
Legal

Can Government Employees Trade in the Stock Market?

A question that a lot of our patrons have is, "Can Government employees trade in the stock market?" Well, to simply put it, Government employees cannot trade in the stock market. Because trading is not the same as investing. Government employees can invest in the stock market, subject to certain restrictions.

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What to expect from The Union Budget 2022
Economy

What to expect from The Union Budget 2022

That time of the year has come when Prime Minister & Finance Minister have started meetings with industry leaders, top entrepreneurs and such, in order to gather their feedback on the state of the economy. Yes, you guessed it right. The Union Budget is around the corner. 

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Top 10 Alternative Investments for 2022
Finance

Top 10 Alternative Investments for 2022

Can you imagine, the hi-fi, techy, expertise-demanding domain of Investing, as we think of it, actually dates back to much simpler times of the 17th Century! The first pension fund was established shortly after in the early 18th Century, followed by investment banking services and the rest, my dear reader, is history. 

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How Coca-Cola killed Thums up
Entrepreneurship

How Coca-Cola killed Thums up

It all began in India in the early 1950s; the country was newly released from the shackles of British Rule- free & ready to grow. A company from far away in Atlanta had its eyes on the Indian market wanting to introduce a new style of beverage intending to take over the Indian beverage industry by storm. The company was... Drum rolls… COCA-COLA!

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Top 5 PSU Stocks to Invest in India
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Top 5 PSU Stocks to Invest in India

Usually, when we hear of PSUs, we believe that these companies are inefficient and lag in quality standards. The fear of these blocking the scarce resources of the country prevails, but there are always exceptions! Some of them function much better than private organizations and aim at societal development, making billions of cash every year. Which is why, strategically investing in these PSUs can prove to be good long-term investments.

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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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How are Inflation & Interest Rates Related?
Economy

How are Inflation & Interest Rates Related?

Any ‘chai pe charcha’ is usually incomplete without discussing how pricey goods are becoming day-by-day, or without listening to parents rant about how inexpensive lifestyle used to be when they were kids. Well, this is the tragic magic of inflation, fellas!

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What are Treasury Bills in India?
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What are Treasury Bills in India?

The Government finances developmental endeavours with tax revenues & foreign debt. But is that enough? What if tax collections are low? What if no country is willing to lend? Well, read on to understand.

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Why is RBI’s dividend a godsend for the Government?
Economy

Why is RBI’s dividend a godsend for the Government?

Last week, the RBI announced a dividend payout of close to ₹ 1 Trillion for the Indian Government! But how, why & so what? If you aren’t aware, here’s help.

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Lalit Modi Scam: Rise and Fall of the IPL Mastermind
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Lalit Modi Scam: Rise and Fall of the IPL Mastermind

A saga or a fiasco, what was it? There are two sides to the story of the architect of our beloved IPL. But many are unaware. So, today, we’ll tell you...

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Everything to know about Government Bonds
Bonds

Everything to know about Government Bonds

Government bonds: Are they actually as boring as they sound, or a great deal to seal? A tradable security issued by the government is known as Government security or G-Sec. These could be in the form of treasury bills, having a short time maturity of less than a year, or government bonds, having a long term maturity of more than a year. 

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Tata Mistry Feud – The Climax!
Business

Tata Mistry Feud – The Climax!

The feud that shook the corporate world has reached its bitter end. The battle, which lasted for almost 5 years, saw its conclusion as the Supreme Court of India issued the hearing on the case between Tata Sons and Cyrus Mistry. 

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New Wage Code 2021: How does it impact you?
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New Wage Code 2021: How does it impact you?

How many of you found yourself financially able during the lockdown? If the lockdown had extended, do you think you’d have been ready to sustain yourself as well as your family comfortably? How well were you financially prepared to survive a layoff?

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Do you know how much a tree costs?
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Do you know how much a tree costs?

In a world where “पैसा ही बोलता है”, a thing that has nothing to do with money doesn’t really come off as valuable. Maybe this is why saving the environment doesn’t seem like a “concern” or climate change doesn’t look like a “real issue” to a lot of people.

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Should India Ban Cryptocurrency?
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Should India Ban Cryptocurrency?

Crypto guys are getting skeptical! The reason being, India is considering new regulations that would ban cryptocurrencies, and penalize anyone who holds, buys or mines bitcoins and other digital currencies! But why?

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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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Farm bill 2020 के सकारात्मक तथा नकारात्मक पक्ष
Hindi

Farm bill 2020 के सकारात्मक तथा नकारात्मक पक्ष

जब से भारत सरकार ने किसान बिलों को पारित किया है तभी से सभी लोग इसके बारे में अपनी अलग अलग राय दे रहे है। टीवी चैनल से लेकर गावों के नुक्कड़ तक इन्ही के बारे में चर्चा हो रही है। हालाँकि इन नए किसान बिलों के अनुसार किसान अपनी फसल किसी भी राज्य में बेच सकेंगे तथा इसके पीछे सरकार की मंशा यही है कि एक ऐसे इकोसिस्टम का निर्माण किया जाए जिससे किसानों तथा व्यापारियों को अपनी पसंद तथा सहूलियत के अनुसार ख़रीद-फरोख्त करने का मौका मिलेगा तथा एक राज्य से दूसरे राज्य में फसल की बिक्री की छूट के चलते किसानों को काफी विस्तृत बाजार उपलब्ध हो पाएगा। 

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Saradha Chit Fund घोटाले का भंडाफोड़
Hindi

Saradha Chit Fund घोटाले का भंडाफोड़

आपको अपने स्मार्टफोन में कभी कभी ऐसे मैसेज या मेल जरूर आते होंगे जिसमे सामने वाला आपके पैसे को 15 दिन में डबल करने का वादा करता है लेकिन हम में से अधिकतर लोग इस प्रकार के मैसेज या  मेल को सीरियसली नहीं लेते और लेना भी नहीं चाहिए। शारदा चिटफंड घोटाले के समय भी कुछ ऐसा ही हुआ था जब लोगों को झूठे दावे करके लूटने का प्रयास किया गया था।

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