A letter of credit (L(C) wherein the credit available to the customer gets reinstated after the bill is paid is known as?
(a) Back to back LC
(b) Red clause LC
(c) Back to front LC
(d) Revolving LC
(e) None of these (more…)
• It is the second highest civilian award in India after Bharat Ratna. It was established on 2nd January 1954.
• It is awarded to recognize a person’s exceptional and distinguished service to the nation in any field, including
government services without distinction of race, occupation, position, or sex. (more…)
• Also known as the Jewel of India, it is the highest civilian award in India.
• The award was instituted on 2nd January 1954 to honour people in recognition of their exceptional service of the
highest order without any distinction of race, occupation, position, or sex. (more…)
I ndia’s international relations varied over the years after independence. During cold war era, India remained nonaligned. However, it was unable to prevent Cold War politics from becoming intertwined with interstate relations in South Asia. In the 1980s, India improved relations with the United States, other developed countries and China while continuing close ties with the Soviet Union. Its relations with its South Asian neighbours, especially Pakistan, Sri Lanka, and Nepal remained topsy-turvy. (more…)
Cyber crimes are fast developing as potential threats not only to normal internet users, but even to a country’s security and economy. With the advancement in technology, the ways to conduct cyber crimes are also becoming more advanced and lethal. It has been reported that as many as 308,371 Indian websites were hacked between 2011 and 2013, and worryingly, 78 of those were government websites. Hacking critical government websites can leak highly (more…)
The foundation stone laid for Bennett University in UP
Bennett University, promoted by the Times of India Group has been approved ordinance to
dig roots in Uttar Pradesh’s Greater Noida, on 11 th August.
As an initiative to invite eminent institutions and groups to set up academic skill – based
schools and colleges, the UP Government has taken a welcome step in this direction. (more…)
Premji, Nadar: World’s richest!
*Despite a tumultuous year for the stock market, the tech tycoons had a gala time.
*The titans on Forbes second annual list of the world richest in technology are worth a
combined $892 billion, six per cent more, than a year ago.
*Wipro Chairman Azim Premji and HCL co-founder Shiv Nadar are the only two billionaires
from India in Forbes list of the world’s 100 richest people in technology, ranking in the top (more…)