August 2020

Current Affairs

IS THE GREENBACK UNDER THREAT AS THE TOP RESERVE CURRENCY OF THE WORLD?

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August 26, 2020

1. WHAT IS A RESERVE CURRENCY?
1.1. A reserve currency is a large quantity of currency maintained by Central banks and other major financial institutions to prepare for,–
(i) investments,
(ii) transactions,…

Current Affairs

Kerala Secretariat fire PINARAYI POLICE FIRES WATER CANONS AT BJP’s YUVAMORCHA PROTESTORS

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August 26, 2020

1. Police resorted to the use of water cannon and tear gas to disperse protesters at several places as various political organisations on Wednesday took out marches across the…

Current Affairs

PM MODI’s Atmanirbhar Bharat ramps up Local Giants! * Marshalls Bharat’s pride Reliance and TATA to toss up Amazon from the Nation’s Retail Online Landscape!

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August 26, 2020

1.Tata Group, the sprawling $111 billion jewellery-to-salt empire is getting huge digital makeover in ambitious ecommerce push to take on Amazon.
1.1. The top 50 MNCs have sales volumes above…

Current Affairs

Breaking News * New SC bench to hear 2009 contempt of court case against Prashant Bhushan!

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August 25, 2020

1. A bench headed by Justice Arun Mishra said that since he is retiring on September 2, he will not have adequate time to address the legal questions raised…

India

THE BANG ENDS IN A WHIMPER! ( No surprises!) The dying Dynastic Outfit decides to keep drifting on six months of borrowed time! But when the repayment time comes, who will be left there still ?

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August 24, 2020

1. THE OUTFIT COULD NOT HAVE DONE ANYTHING DIFFERENT
The Gandhis were reluctant to leave; the Non-Gandhis had none to come forward!

2. THE LETTER FROM THE GROUP OF 23
2.1. To…