Biggest Banking Frauds in Indian History

India Bank Frauds

Wherever money is involved, fraudsters always find a way to exploit and make money for themselves. Therefore it is no surprise that the banking sector, which predominantly deals in money, has thousands of frauds reported every year. According to a report, around 7400 banking frauds have been reported in the financial year 2020-21 itself. Such … Read more

India’s Economy: Past, Present and Future

Indian Economy

The Indian economy has always been a topic of extreme scrutiny, with all eyes on the ruling governing party to make the economy reach new highs. India is the sixth-largest economy in the world in terms of nominal GDP. It is a developing nation, and is regarded as one of the fastest-growing economies. Researchers and … Read more

Advantages of E-commerce in Business

Advantages Of E-Commerce

Traditionally, all businesses were conducted in shops and malls, and only by visiting the premises physically could you be able to buy the products or services and also gauge the quality and quantity of the commodity; this changed gradually as the internet became more and more popular as a mode of contact and connection with … Read more

Marine Fisheries Bill and Palk Bay Scheme 2021

Indian Marine Fisheries Bill 2021

According to Down-to-Earth statistics, 148 deep-sea fishing vessels operate from Visakhapatnam, and many of these vessels are owned by the public sector. Recently, the government has decided to make a slight modification to the Palk Bay Scheme. They are considering increasing the unit cost of sea vessels from Rs. 80 lakhs to Rs 1.3 crore. … Read more

Auctioning of Archival Content of Prasar Bharati: A Reformative Step

Auctioning Of Archival Content Of Prasar Bharati

“We want Prasar Bharati to become a public broadcaster as compared to a government broadcaster. We need to strike a balance as far as government funding and airing content is concerned.”– Dr. Sam Pitroda Public broadcaster Prasar Bharati is planning to allow satellite TV channels and internet streaming content providers the option of purchasing archival … Read more

Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences for Natural Experiments in 2021

Nobel Prize In Economic Sciences

The Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences for the year 2021 has been awarded to 3 people. The names of the three awardees are David Card, Guido Imbens, and Joshua Angrist. While David Card is a Canadian and is a Professor of Economics at the University of California, Berkeley, USA, Guido Imbens is a Dutch and … Read more

Indian Stock Market: The Basics

Indian Stock Market

To a new investor, the Indian Stock Market is like a huge unclimbed mountain- It is scary, but one cannot stop oneself from being attracted towards it. Every individual is always advised to practice saving and investing in the stock market from a very young age. However, the concept and the basic understanding of the … Read more

Over 2 Lakh RTIs Complaints Pending

Rtis Complaints Pending

According to a recent analysis by the organization known as Satark Nagrik Sangathan (SNS), there are more than 2.55 lakh pleas under the Right to Information Act, 2005, which are yet to be opened and answered by the responsible ones. One can understand the grim situation because the Chief body, i.e., Central Information Commission, which … Read more

Pandora Papers – What We Know

Pandora Papers

Pandora Papers – A very fancy-sounding phrase that came across our news feeds in the last few days. But what are the Pandora Papers? Is this in reference to the Pandora’s Box- A mysterious container in Greek Mythology, which, when opened, released curses upon the world? Maybe, in a metaphorical way, yes. The Pandora Papers … Read more

“Maharaja” back to Tata: Air India’s Homecoming

Air India Back To Tata

Government-owned airline “Air India” will now be operated by India’s leading business house, Tata & Group. The Tata Group’s Special Purpose Vehicle Talace Pvt. Ltd. has won the auction for Air India, which was announced by the Department of Investment & Public Asset Management (DIPAM) secretary. The government had fixed a reserve price of Rs … Read more

PM MITRA Parks 2021

Pm Mitra Parks

The Union Cabinet recently approved the project of seven Mega Integrated Textile Region land Apparel (MITRA) parks. The project is designed keeping the following two schemes in mind. Atmanirbhar Bharat Make in India Programme What is MITRA? MITRA is the set of seven textile parks and was suggested by the Union budget of 2019-20. Aim … Read more