What is Agnipath Scheme, eligibility, Salary and age limit

Agnipath Scheme

10 lakh government jobs will be given by the Government of India in 1.5 years, out of which the Agnipath scheme is a process under which the Government of India has decided to appoint 46000 ‘Agniveers’ in the year 2022, and the number of Agniveers to be recruited in the first year will be only … Read more

US inflation hits 40 year high at 8.6%, Indian Rupee hits all time low of 78.22 against USD

Stock Price: US inflation hits 40 year high at 8.6%, Indian Rupee hits all time low of 78.22 against USD

Today the Indian Stock Market Index Nifty fell by 2.89% to 15732.10 and Sensex fell by 2.96% to 33311.55. In intraday trading, the Indian rupee closed at an all-time low of 78.22 due to the rise in the price of crude oil and the rise in the dollar. Globally, central banks are continuously increasing their … Read more

Nifty and Sensex up 2% as FIIs and DIIs turn net buyers

Nifty and Sensex up as FIIs and DIIs turn net buyers

Today Nifty rose by 2.1% to 16661.40 and Sensex rose by 1.98% to close at 55925.74. Rising inflation is a major concern around the world in 2022, due to which central banks such as the Federal Reserve, Bank of England, and RBI (Reserve Bank of India) have increased their benchmark interest rates. The bank’s interest … Read more

FIIs sell-off 275000 crores in Indian market in 5 months, pulled out more than they brought in 12 years

Stock Price: FIIs sell-off 275000 crores in Indian market in 5 months

The global market has been falling steadily since the beginning of January 2022. In the last one month, Nifty50 has fallen about 12.7% while in the last one week also Nifty50 has fallen about 5.9%. Nifty is currently trading at 15735.45, down 15% from its all-time high. Due to rising inflation and a weakening rupee, … Read more

Market slips amid rate hikes by central banks RBI, BoE, Fed

Stock Price: Market slips amid rate hikes by central banks RBI, BoE, Fed

Almost all major markets are down since the beginning of 2022. US Fed, Bank of England, and RBI (Reserve Bank of India) have already started rate hikes and the market is expecting that the rates will be hiked further. Due to this the Indian market is also in a downward trend as high inflation is … Read more

Power cuts due to coal shortage in India, Coal produces 77 percent of electricity in nation

Lightbulbs on Gray Background: Power cuts due to coal shortage in India

In April 2022, there is a power cut in about 12 states of India. Most of the electricity in India is based on coal. At present, there is a coal crisis, due to which Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra, and 10 states of India are facing power cuts. India imports 15 percent of the country’s coal while … Read more

LIC IPO GMP, Issue Date, Financials Details, Price, Lot Size

LIC IPO

LIC IPO India’s biggest IPO (Initial public offering) so far is coming at around 21000 crores. LIC was the only insurance company in India from the year 1956 to the year 2000. LIC’s DRHP (Draft Red Herring Prospectus) was filed with SEBI (Securities and Exchange Board of India) in February 2022 but the final IPO … Read more

LIC IPO to open May 4, govt to sell 3.5% stake, up to 22 crore shares on offer, Price Band Rs 902-949

LIC IPO

In Budget 2021, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said that LIC’s IPO will come in the financial year 2021-22. The issue date of India’s biggest IPO (Initial public offering) LIC has been released. LIC’s IPO will be open on Wednesday 4th May 2022 and will close on Monday 9th May 2022. Earlier, India’s biggest IPO was … Read more

Indonesia bans palm oil exports, food prices and cooking oil prices rise

Cooking Oil Bottle: Indonesia bans palm oil exports, food prices and cooking oil prices rise

On Friday 22 April 2022, Indonesia announced a ban on palm oil exports until further notice. Indonesia accounts for about one-third of all vegetable oil exports and Indonesia is the world’s second-largest palm oil exporter and on the other hand, India is the world’s largest palm oil importer. India is the world’s largest importer of … Read more

Jubilant FoodWorks shares fall 12% on CEO Pratik Pota’s resignation

Share price: Jubilant FoodWorks shares fall 12% on CEO Pratik Pota's resignation

The share price of Jubilant FoodWorks, which operates brands like Domino’s Pizza, Dunkin’, and Hong’s Kitchen in India, was trading lower by 12.24% at Rs.2479.80. The company’s CEO (Chief executive officer) and Director Pratik Pota decided to resign from his position. The company said Pratik Pota will continue his position till Wednesday, June 15, 2022. … Read more

Aviation stocks surge as India reopens international flights

Illustration of an Airplane: India reopens international flights

There was a rise in the share price of Indian Aviation Stocks. In early trade Interglobe Aviation stock was up by 7.29% to Rs 1709.98, Jet Airways (India) stock was up by 4.49% to Rs 92.78, and Spicejet stock was up by 4.29% to Rs 57.88. The Indian government said that from March 27, 2022, … Read more

Netflix lost 2 Lakh Subscribers in 3 months, 100 mn families worldwide shared password: Netflix

Netflix: Netflix lost 2 Lakh Subscribers in 3 months

Netflix‘s share price fell 34.95% to $229.11 on Wednesday since the company’s earnings report was released after the market close on Tuesday, and it wiped more than $50 billion from the firm’s market value. Netflix lost 2 lakh subscribers in the recent quarter 1 financial year 22, which is less than their forecast of adding … Read more

IT Sector Stocks: Nifty IT slips 10% amid lower than expected Q4 results and margins slump

Stock Price: Nifty IT

In the last one month, Nifty IT fell by 10.03% to 32225.79 points while in the same period Nifty 50 is down from just 1.25% to 17135.44 points. Recently IT companies are releasing their quarter 4 results for the financial year 22. Quarter 4 FY22 results below expectations India’s two largest IT companies TCS and … Read more

Airtel added 15.9 lakh mobile users, Vi 15.3 lakh and Jio 36.6 lakh lose subscribers: TRAI Data

Telecom subscribers: Airtel added 15.9 lakh mobile users, Vi 15.3 lakh and Jio 36.6 lakh lose subscribers

Recently the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) released the latest subscriber numbers of the telecom companies. According to TRAI’s recent data release, in the month of February 2022, Reliance Jio lost approximately 36.6 lakh wireless subscribers and in the same period, Bharti Airtel gained 15.9 lakh subscribers and Vodafone Idea lost 15.3 lakh subscribers. … Read more

Sensex and Nifty down 2% amid rising oil prices, Russia-Ukraine crisis, spike in Covid cases

Stocks Price: Sensex and Nifty down

Today the Indian stock market was in a downtrend, the Nifty 50 index fell from 2.07% to 17102.58 points and the Sensex fell from 2.25% to 56958.91 points till the market closed. Till today’s market closing Nifty IT was down by 4.57% to 32688.24 points, Nifty Bank was down from 2.39% to 36531.25 points and … Read more

Elon Musk holds 9.2% stake in Twitter and Elon Musk offers to buy Twitter for $43 Billion

Elon Musk holds 9.2% stake in Twitter and Elon Musk offers to buy Twitter for $43 Billion

According to a Securities and Exchange Commission 13G filing issued on Monday, April 4, 2022, Elon Musk owns 73,486,938 shares with a 9.2% passive stake in the Twitter company. A regulatory 13G filing on Monday, April 4, 2022, revealed that Elon Musk had bought a 9.2% stake on March 14, making him the largest individual … Read more

Abu Dhabi-based IHC to Invest $2 Billion in 3 Adani Group Companies: Adani stocks price surge

Stocks price: Abu Dhabi-based IHC to Invest $2 Billion in 3 Adani Group Companies

In Early Trade today, Adani Green Energy’s share price increased by 7.21% to Rs 2491.98, Adani Transmission’s share price increased by 4.31% to Rs 2656.88, Adani Enterprises share price was up by 0.17% to Rs 2173.22. According to reports, the Abu Dhabi-based International Holding Company (IHC) will invest about $2 billion in these three companies … Read more

NPCI approved WhatsApp payment service to expand to 100 million users

Whatsapp Application Screenshot: NPCI approved WhatsApp payment service to expand to 100 million users

Meta-owned instant messaging app WhatsApp initially had a limit of 20 million users for its payments feature but now WhatsApp has received approval from the National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) to expand the payments feature to 100 million users. WhatsApp was allowed to launch payment services in November 2020 with a limit of 20 … Read more

Sri Lanka economic crisis explained: what and why Sri Lanka’s economy faced economic crisis

Sri Lanka economic crisis explained: what and why Sri Lanka's economy faced economic crisis

Sri Lanka is going through a major economic crisis like 10-hour long power cuts or food shortages, besides people facing a shortage of petrol and diesel. The economy of Sri Lanka is dependent on imported goods even for basic products. According to the report, people have been facing power cuts of 10 hours and in … Read more

RBI Monetary Policy: Repo rate unchanged at 4%, GDP growth forecast at 7.2% in FY23

RBI Monetary Policy: Document with Financial Data

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Friday 8th April 2022, for the 11th consecutive time, the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) kept the lending rate or repo rate unchanged at 4% while the reverse repo rate has also been kept unchanged at 3.35%. This is the first meeting of the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of … Read more

Adani Group market cap crosses $ 200 billion after Tata and Reliance

Adani Group market cap crosses $ 200 billion after Tata and Reliance

Today Adani Wilmar‘s stock price is locked in a 5% upper circuit at Rs.633.95. The stock price of the company has increased almost 97% in the last one month. According to the data of BSE (Bombay Stock Exchange), the total market capitalization of the seven listed companies of Adani Group is $ 201 billion. The … Read more

Green Hydrogen Energy: India plans to produce 5 million tonnes of green hydrogen by 2030

Energy revolution: Green Hydrogen Energy

Green Hydrogen Energy: India is the third-largest consumer of fossil fuels in the world. The Indian government is aiming to drastically boost India’s dependence on green fuel. According to reports, the Ministry of Power on Thursday, 17 February 2022 said that India plans to produce 5 million tonnes of green hydrogen per annum by 2030. … Read more