Dependence On Coal

Dependence On Coal Context: • Recently, Union Minister of Coal, Mines explained in the parliament that India is still dependent on coal for the energy needs. About: • In India, energy transition away from coal is not happening during the foreseeable future. • Although there […]

National Stock Exchange

National Stock Exchange Context: • In recent past the former executives of NSE are in news due to allegations of various malpractices.     About: • National Stock Exchange of India Limited (NSE) is the leading stock exchange of India, located in Mumbai, Maharashtra. • […]

National Stock Exchange

National Stock Exchange Context: • In recent past the former executives of NSE are in news due to allegations of various malpractices. About: • National Stock Exchange of India Limited (NSE) is the leading stock exchange of India, located in Mumbai, Maharashtra. • It is […]

GST compensation cess

GST compensation cess Context: Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Wednesday stated that the GST Council had already extended the “compensation cess” till March 2026 for helping States repay loans borrowed to make up for shortfall in GST compensation for 2020 and 2021. She made […]

Venture Capital Fund

Venture Capital Fund   Context:   Bengaluru-based venture capitalist, Ankita Vashishta, will launch a $1 billion venture capital fund to assist 1,000 women-led or women-focused start-ups in India and overseas in the next five years.   What is Venture Capital? Venture capital (VC) is a […]