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    Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) of India

    The oldest stock market in Asia, BSE stands for Bombay Stock Exchange and was initially known as "The Native Share and Shock Brokers Association"....

    Transportation in India: India transport sector

    India’s Transport Sector, as it caters to the need of nearly 1.1 billion people, is large and diverse. A smooth and co-ordinated...

    Biography of Mahatma Gandhi – A Journey from Mohandas to Mahatma

    On the evening of 30th January, 1948, at his daily prayer meeting Gandhiji was shot dead by a young man from Pune named Nathuram...

    Early Entrepreneurs of India

    The first cotton mill in Bombay came up in 1854 and it went into production two years later. By 1862, four...

    What is Digital India? Explained – Everything You Need To Know

    Digital India is a program to transform India into a digitally empowered society and knowledge economy. Digital India Campaign is far more...

    Elements of Economics

    Economics is the science which studies human behaviour and aims at meeting maximum objectives with the help of limited resources. It is the art...

    Vocabulary : Learn it

    Big or High sounding words and phrases - Small or Plain alternatives Cognizant of -Aware of, know about Despite the fact that - Although, despite Alleviate -...

    Art and Culture

    Events and Festivals in Puri

    Puri is mostly described and defined as a holy place of India. People often come here to experience the holy and divine spirits of...

    Vikramasila University

    Vikramasila University was one of the two most important centres of Buddhist learning in India during the Pala dynasty, along with Nālandā University.Vikramasila was established by King Dharmapala (783 to 820) in...

    Centre allowes Jallikattu during Pongal in Tamil Nadu

    Ministry of Environment and Forest issued a notification allowing bulls to be used for Jallikattu sport because of it's traditional existence, in this way...

    Globalisation

    Globalisation describes a process by which national and regional economies, societies, and cultures have become integrated through the global network of trade, communication, immigration,...

    Peaceful Countries of the World

    Denmark Denmark tops the list of the most peaceful countries on Earth since it’s really a safe place to live. Even while Copenhagen, the capital of...

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    Economy

    Types of Inflation

    a) Wage Inflation:- - Price of product/service increases due to the increase in wages. - Inflation caused due to this is known as wage inflation. b) Pricing...

    Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Gurantee Act (MGNREGA)

    The objective of MGNREGA is to provide enhanced livelihood security to the households in rural areas by providing at least 100 days of guaranteed...

    Nationalised Banks in India

    The history of nationalised Banks in India dates back to the year 1955 when the Imperial Bank of India was nationalized and re-christened as State...

    India’s Trade Policy

    Objectives of India's trade policy India's Trade policy of a country refers to the set of policies which govern the external sector of its economy. As...

    All About Niryat Bandhu Scheme

    ‘Niryat Bandhu’ scheme was first introduced in October 2011, by the Director General of Foreign Trade (DGFT), for international business mentoring first generation entrepreneurs...

    History of Money

    Today we take money for granted. We use coins, bills, checks, and credit cards without giving them a second thought. We depend on our...

    Economic Cycle

    All economies are going through a constant cycle of changes. This cycle can be described by a series of stages. You've probably heard people...

    World Currencies

    All around the world different countries use different types of money. Many countries have their own money. This money is backed by the government...

    Environment

    Climate Change, Technology and Energy Sustainability

    Greenhouse gas emissions, which includes carbon dioxide too, are accepted physical exhibitions of enhancing anthropogenic and development activities around the globe. These 'emissions' are...

    World Wildlife Fund (WWF)

    The World Wildlife Fund (WWF) is an international non-governmental organization founded on April 26, 1961, and is working on issues regarding the conservation, research...

    Volcano

    A volcano is a mountain that opens downward to a pool of molten rock below the surface of the earth. When pressure builds up,...

    Science

    Timeline of Indian Space Odyssey

    1962 ushered in the space era in India as the Atomic Energy Department set up the Indian National Committee for Space Research, and the...

    Diabetes – All you need to know

    Diabetes mellitus is an endocrine disease commonly known as diabetes in which our body fails to use and store glucose properly. This causes blood...

    Ecosystem

    An ecosystem consists of the biological community that occurs in some locale, and the physical and chemical factors that make up its non-living or...

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    Elements of Economics

    Economics is the science which studies human behaviour and aims at meeting maximum objectives with the help of limited resources. It is the art...

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    Big or High sounding words and phrases - Small or Plain alternatives Cognizant of -Aware of, know about Despite the fact that - Although, despite Alleviate -...

    Today in History – 1 August

    1498 Italian explorer Christopher Columbus sets foot on the American mainland for the first time, at the Paria Peninsula in present-day Venezuela. Thinking it an...

    Current Affairs – July 2019

    Appointments of New Secretaries in Different Ministries. The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi...

    Today in History – 26 July

    1614 Jahangir captured Mewar from Rana Amar Singh. A treaty was signed in the Mughal court, Rana and his son were treated with exceptional courtesy. 1775 On...

    Today in History – 25 July

    1813 First boat race started at Calcutta on the Hooghly river where seven sailing boats had competed. 1941 On this day in 1941, the American automaker Henry...

    Important Muslim Emperors of India

    The period starting from 13th to 17th century was a phase of transition in the history of India, it is popularly known as Medieval...

    32 Facts about Mountains

    A mountain is a landform that rises high above the surrounding terrain in a limited area. They are made from rocks and earth. Things you...

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