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CPSE ETF, Maharatna, Navratna and  Miniratna Companies

Maharatna and Navratna  have once again become the buzz words in India. Government of India has decided to sell stakes of four Maharatna  and six Navratna companies through CPSE ETF route. This is proposed by Government as part of its disinvestment plan in public sector units (PSU).  What are Mahartna, Navrtna and Miniratna Companies? Navratna

Worldwide Standard Time And Sir Sandford Fleming

Standard time concept can be considered as a byproduct of railroad expansion. Till 1800s, calculation of time was linked to the position of sun. This method is known as solar time. This led to many local time zones and began to create confusion with the progress in the fields of weather forecast and train travel.

BHIM app-Bharat Interface For Money

BHIM app is a simple UPI (United Payments Interface) based application for carrying out digital financial transactions. BHIM stands for Bharat Interface for Money. India after the recent demonetisation move has seen a rapid shift towards the less cash economy, digital banking and digital Payments. Government of India also announced two schemes, Lucky Grahak Yojana

Tornado And The Devastating Power

A tornado is a tunnel shaped, furiously rotating column of air. It is also referred to as a twister or whirlwind and is often highly devastating.  The sight of a tornado is fascinating, but people prefer not to see one at close quarters due to its furious devastating nature.  How is a tunnel shaped tornado

World Heritage Sites: Relevant Points In A Nutshell

World Heritage Sites are unique places or  buildings of immense value even for future generations. Heritage means cultural or natural sites of substantial value passed on to us by past generations. In the case of a family, heritage can be possessions, properties or value based traditions. But the heritage of a country refers to its

Chikungunya: Essential points ought to be known 

Chikungunya, also known as Chicken guinea, has become a major health concern across the globe. There is no vaccination or proper treatment for the disease. But the comfort is that the chikungunya is not a life threatening disease. However, sometimes it may take months for full recovery from the side effects of the disease like

Diabetes: General Facts You Ought To Know

Diabetes mellitus (DM), popularly known as diabetes, is a condition in which blood glucose levels remain above normal over a prolonged period. It is an abnormality of glucose metabolism. If unattended, diabetes affects blood pressure and cholesterol levels and leads to major complications like heart failure, stroke, kidney failure, damage to eyes and failure of