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Money: Evolution, Function, Types: Limited vs Unlimited Legal Tender, Fiat vs Fiduciary, Token vs Full Bodies, Debasement vs Demonetization, SBN Ordinance & More

BES171/Money#1: Functions of Money, Full Bodied coins vs Token Coins, Debasement BES171/Money#2: Limited & Unlimited Legal Tenders, Fiat & Fiduciary Money, Gold & Paper standard, Polity angle of Demonetization BES171/Money#3: Bitcoin Simplified, Blockchain technology how useful in Banking transactions? BES171/Money#1: Functions of Money, Full [...]

[Polity] National Anthem in Cinema Halls, Bijoe Case- right to be silent, Santhara Death vs Child Rights, Jumme Ki Raat Chhutti nahi

National Anthem in Cinema Halls Bijoe Emmanuel vs State of Kerala (1986): right to be silent Shashi Tharoor case: freedom to put hand on heart? (2008) Kaepernick Incident USA: freedom to kneel? (2016) Shyam Narayan Chouksey v. Union of India (2016) Anthem Order [...]

[Mock] Essay Paper for UPSC Mains-2016: Identity Groups vs Democracy, Chakra vs Charkha, Wisdom vs Force, UBI vs Skill Development

Instructions Section-A Section-B Analysis Essay Keypoints: Chakra vs Charkha Essay Keypoints: Identity groups Instructions Write two essays, choosing one from each of the following sections A and B in about 1000-1200 words each (2 x 125 = 250 marks) Word limit, as specified, should [...]

[Economy] The FDI in Retail business pro-cons Single brand vs Multibrand Retail

In the fond memories of Dev Anand, What’s the difference between Single brand vs Multibrand retail? Single Brand retail · Nike Company opens outlets in A’bad, Banglore, Delhi and Mumbai selling nothing but Nike Shoes, Nike wrist-watches and Nike t-shirts only. · This is single brand retail. · FDI [...]

Debt vs Equity chart

[Economy] Bonds vs Shares, Debt vs Equity, IPO, Underwriter, Venture Capital, Angel Investor, Junk Bonds, Bearer Bonds, Gilt Edged securities: Meaning, Explained

How to arrange business finance? Finance methods: Debt OR Equity #1: Debt: Bonds Junk Bonds vs Gilt Edged Security Bearer Bonds #2: Equity –Shares Shareholders and Board of Directors Venture Capitalist and Angel Investors What is Venture Capital? Who is Angel Investor? Who [...]

[Economy] Shares vs Stocks, Rights Issue of Shares, Bonus Shares, RSU

Share versus stock Different types of shares Rights issue of shares So, what’s the point in doing rights issue? To reduce the debt: equity ratio Bonus shares Employee stock option scheme Restricted stock unit (RSU) Share versus stock Suppose the company has issued 1000 [...]

[Economy] Calculating Income Tax, Tax Exemption vs Tax Deduction, Rajiv Gandhi Equity Saving Scheme

What are the Income tax slabs in Budget 2012? How to Calculate income tax? 3% educational cess What is the difference between Tax exemption and tax deduction? #1: Tax exemption #2: tax deduction Union budget 2012: provisions of Tax Deduction and Tax Exemption [...]

[Energy] Thorium Mining vs. Policy on Exploitation of Beach Sand Minerals

What is Department of Atomic Energy (DAE)? What is the Policy on Exploitation of Beach Sand Minerals? What is (DAE)? Department of Atomic Energy An independent Department directly under the Prime Minister. Mind it: This dept doesn’t fall under any other ministry such as [...]

[Science] No Touch Breastscan, Chemin, TLS, CFL vs Tubelight choke etc from The Hindu S&T, Nov 2012

No Touch BreastScan (NTBS) CheMin Tunable Laser Spectrometer (TLS) Gale Crater Volcanic Activity in New Zealand Step-Throat and Salt water gargaling Why no Choke needed in CFL? No Touch BreastScan (NTBS) Imaging device, based on thermography, to detect brast cancer. Increased metabolism in cancer [...]

[Yearbook] Cable Digitization, DAS vs DTH (Direct-to Home), Set-top Box, TRAI order

What is the problem with 90s Cable TV system? TRAI: Cable digitalization Difference: DAS vs DTH? What is set top box (STB)? Why Jayalalitha is unhappy? In the 90s era, the TV channels were sent in analog and unencrypted form. You local Cable [...]

[Diplomacy] WIPO Treaty for Visually Challenged, Patent vs Copyright difference, Marrakesh Treaty

What is WIPO? What is this agreement? Difference: Patents vs. Copyrights? Marrakesh Treaty for Visually Challenged Educating visually challenged What is WIPO? WIPO been in news in context of (1) US Special 301 –intellectual property rights (2) Marrakesh treaty. Since UPSC is not going to change [...]