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Indian Banks and Scams

The country is yet to recover from the shock of the more than 11,000 crore PNB bank fraud when another scam of huge proportions has come to light. Close on the heels of jeweler Nirav Modi, the owner of Rotomac Pens Vikram Kothari has been reported to have embezzled more than Rs 800 crore. These two back-to-back incidents have opened up a plethora of disturbing questions. But, the most important among these is that how [...]

Top Courses in Information tecnhnology

The period between March and April is a critical time for school and college students. With the board and college exams being finished, students begin enrolling for professional courses, especially for the ones that would land them a lucrative career. Though courses and degrees like medical, engineering, law, chartered accountancy etc, are the preferred mediums, a number of new courses have sprung up. Thanks to the advancement of technology and the advent of the Internet. [...]

PNB Fraud Case

  The Punjab National Bank fraud case, which came into the limelight in the month of February 2018, is probably the biggest fraud in the history of India. Jeweler Nirav Modi duped the Punjab National Bank, the second largest bank in India, of billions of rupees in connivance with a few bank officials. The case has shocked the public whose hard earned money is deposited in banks, which are considered to be the  custodians of [...]

Three Years of AAP

On February 14, the Aam Aadmi Party completed three years in office. The party had stormed to power in February 2015 by bagging 67 of the 70 seats in the Delhi assembly. But the past three years have not been a smooth one for the party. AAP has witnessed ups and downs and has faced obstacles in the implementation of several schemes. Nevertheless, the party has introduced several schemes that have been much appreciated and [...]

Narendra Modi visit to Palestine Oman UAE

Prime Minister Narendra Modi undertook his second visit of 2018 in early February by traveling to Oman, the UAE, and Palestine. The four day-visit, which was from February 9 to 12, was Modi’s fifth visit to the Gulf and Western Asia since 2015. During this visit, several agreements were signed that would go a long way in strengthening relations between India and these nations. The Prime Minister made a brief stopover in Amman, the capital [...]

prime minister research fellows PMRF scheme

Prime Minister’s Research Fellows (PMRF) scheme The government has recently approved a new scheme which is aimed at boosting research in the country. The Prime Minister’s Research Fellow (PMRF) scheme, which was announced on February 1 in the Union Budget, was approved on February 7. Features of the scheme The scheme has been approved for a cost of Rs 1,650 crore and will cover a total of 3,000 students who will be selected a three-year [...]

Auto Expo 2018

The mother of all auto shows – the Auto Expo – is back. The 2018 Auto Expo will be the 14th edition of the event and will be held from February 9 to February 14, 2018. The 2018 Auto Expo promises to be bigger and more exciting as a number of new models, compact vehicles, and technologies will be on display. So, fasten your seatbelts as we present to you a curtain raiser of Asia’s [...]

MOI Awards-2017

2017 has been an eventful year for India. It has also thrown up some surprises. We saw influential Godmen being thrown into jail and protestors creating a ruckus over a movie that they claimed was a poor representation of the legendary Rajput princess. The year witnessed India and China almost going to war over Dokhlam but sense finally prevailed. Movie lovers were optimistic of Newton making it to the Oscars; however, many hearts were broken [...]

For-most-of-the-services-linking-Aadhaar-card-becomes-mandatory

The deadline for linking Aadhaar card with various services such as bank accounts, insurance policies, mobile number, etc, is fast approaching. If you have not linked your Aadhaar with these services by now, you should do so as soon as possible or else you would have to face a lot of inconveniences. Aadhaar card, which is mandatory and is issued by the Unique Identification Authority of India, is very useful and provides a whole lot [...]

Challenges for BJP

In less than a fortnight, India will come to know who gets to form the government in Gujarat. As per reports, the Bharatiya Janata Party seems to have an edge; however, it will face a tough fight from its main rival, the Congress. This election is very significant for the BJP as its prestige is at stake. A loss would definitely spell disaster as it would have an impact on the party’s fortunes in the [...]