Budget 2020 for investors: Effects of DDT abolition
Investing

Budget 2020 for investors: Effects of DDT abolition

Every year the entire country waits for the budget. People look forward to the budget with optimism for the future. The budget too always seems to promise as if it will solve the problems for the nation.

Continue Reading about 16 days ago
Will RBI’s New Monetary Policy Change Economic Weather?
Economy

Will RBI’s New Monetary Policy Change Economic Weather?

RBI’s latest policy announcements are making news. What are they implicating exactly? Read and find out below

Continue Reading about 17 days ago
Income Inequality in India: Why do Rich get Richer?
Economy

Income Inequality in India: Why do Rich get Richer?

Rich Richer… Poor Poorer!! Oxfam’s study titled ‘Time to Care’ is making the news. What’s shocking in the report? Read and find out below

Continue Reading about 1 months ago
Inflation: All that you wanted to know
Economy

Inflation: All that you wanted to know

The end of quarter December 2019 came up with the news of inflation rising to 7.35%. However, this statement does not answer anything beyond numbers. What is so special about it that the news channels cover it, economists talk about it, and opposition parties fight around it?

Continue Reading about 1 months ago
"AC default temp 24": Government of India
Economy

"AC default temp 24": Government of India

The default temperature setting for your AC will now be 24 degrees Celsius. But, why is the government interested in controlling your AC temperature? Read and find out below.

Continue Reading about 1 months ago
RBI
Economy

RBI's Operation Twist: How is it reviving the Indian Economy?

When 'Operation Twist' started trending on social media one fine evening, people were somewhat confused if it is some covert operation by armed forces. There was incomplete information and misinformation doing rounds until financial news handles came up and explained.

Continue Reading about 1 months ago
All About Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana [PMAY –urban]
Economy

All About Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana [PMAY –urban]

A substantial part of India’s population is still struggling with the fulfillment of three basic needs- food, clothing and shelter. While food and clothing are still accessible to many, shelter creates a huge gap that is now being tried to be bridged by the government. So, here’s everything that you wanted to know about the all-inclusive housing scheme of Government of India that goes by the name of PMAY.

Continue Reading about 1 months ago
How Climate Change Will Affect the Indian Economy?
Economy

How Climate Change Will Affect the Indian Economy?

India has its own growth story. It has grown leaps and bounds since liberalization until three years back from today. Amidst the slowdown and unfinished success story, we have significant challenges coming in the following decades. While harnessing the demographic advantage remains a considerable challenge in the next decade, we have a mammoth task to counter for the next three decades. This challenge is 'Climate Change.'

Continue Reading about 1 months ago
Gold Monetization Scheme: Earn Money on your Idle Gold
Investing

Gold Monetization Scheme: Earn Money on your Idle Gold

Gold is one of the most valuable elements found in our blue planet. Throughout history, we've admired gold and used it as a medium of exchange.

Continue Reading about 2 months ago
Should LTCG tax on Shares be Removed?
Economy

Should LTCG tax on Shares be Removed?

Long Term Capital Gains (LTCG) tax on shares is insignificant in our view. Why do we say so?

Continue Reading about 2 months ago
What are the impacts of Repo Rate Cuts by RBI?
Economy

What are the impacts of Repo Rate Cuts by RBI?

Entire media is reviewing the monetary policy rate and so are many others out there. What are the aspects involved in monetary policy? Why does the RBI cut Repo rates and what can be the implications of these Repo Rate Cuts?

Continue Reading about 2 months ago
Is your investment safe with your Broker?
Investing

Is your investment safe with your Broker?

After Karvy’s alleged scam, there might be following questions tinkering in your mind. How Trustworthy is your Broker? How safe are your investments?

Continue Reading about 2 months ago
Economic Slowdown: Why is GDP Growth Rate Declining?
Economy

Economic Slowdown: Why is GDP Growth Rate Declining?

GDP growth rate has declined and that has come following ongoing economic slowdown. The facts are not encouraging but, more important is the analysis of cause & effect for declining GDP growth rate as well as economic slowdown. Why is it so? Here’s a story to explain the same.

Continue Reading about 2 months ago
Will Government regulate Ola and Uber Fares?
Entrepreneurship

Will Government regulate Ola and Uber Fares?

Good news folks! Ola and Uber won’t be able to charge arbitrary commissions. Central Government is also preparing for other customer-friendly regulations.

Continue Reading about 3 months ago
Rising Inflation: Reason behind Rural India’s Malnutrition
Economy

Rising Inflation: Reason behind Rural India’s Malnutrition

Hello, Bharat Sarkar… Rural India is Hungry! Consumer Spending has declined after 40 years and this is a serious indication of malnutrition. Even Bill Gates is aware of the problem but, our own government is probably busy with other things.

Continue Reading about 3 months ago
What is the Impact of UPI on e-wallets?
Economy

What is the Impact of UPI on e-wallets?

Have you been searching for rangoli lately instead of embracing your inner Picasso this Diwali? Were you ‘the responsible kid’ all of a sudden to pay all due bills on time this Diwali?

Continue Reading about 3 months ago
Cutting Income tax Rate: Is Government in Dilemma?
Economy

Cutting Income tax Rate: Is Government in Dilemma?

In September 2019, when the government decided to slash corporate tax rate to 15% for new companies, it gave rise to speculation about a reduction in Personal Income Tax (PIT), which was raised to 42.7% for High Net Worth Individuals (HNIs) in the last budget. However, recently, the government has virtually ruled out any possibility of a tax cut.

Continue Reading about 4 months ago
Why is Privatization of Public Goods important?
Economy

Why is Privatization of Public Goods important?

There are a lot of goods and services that an individual needs for survival. As Maslow says, 'Physical needs, Safety, and Security, Belongingness, Self-esteem and Self-Actualization" in that order are needed for one's wellbeing and realizing his true potential.

Continue Reading about 4 months ago