Financial terms-Depository Receipt.

A depository receipt is a type of negotiable financial security that is traded on a local stock exchange but represents a security, usually in the form of equity that is issued by a foreign publically listed company.  More...

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By gktoday On Monday, February 14th, 2011
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What is a TAN Card and How to apply for a TAN Card

TAN Card Tax Deduction Account Number (TAN) is a unique 10 digit alphanumeric code allotted by the Income Tax Department to all those persons who are required to deduct tax at the source of income. It is mandatory More...

By gktoday On Monday, January 17th, 2011
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Magna Carta and the England

The Magna Carla was a Charter of Rights granted to the Englishmen during 1215 AD by King John II. During the reign of King John II (1167-1216) the citizens of Britain were burdened with heavy taxes. As a treacherous More...

By gktoday On Tuesday, September 21st, 2010
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Stock Market Terms

Blue-Ship  : Stock of well known companies with stable business. Bonds : Bond holder is the creditor of the company and normally bonds are issues with a minimum of 3 years time frame with specific interest rate. Bonus More...

By gktoday On Tuesday, September 21st, 2010
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Archaeology

Archaeology, or archeology is the study of past human societies, primarily through the recovery and analysis of the material culture and environmental data which they have left behind, which includes artifacts, More...

By gktoday On Sunday, September 19th, 2010
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What is an Operating System-OS

An operating system (OS) is software, consisting of programs and data, that runs on computers and manages the computer hardware and provides common services for efficient execution of various application software. For More...

By gktoday On Sunday, September 19th, 2010
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What is a Press Release ?

A press release, news release, media release, or press statement is a written or recorded communication  directed at members of the news media for the purpose of announcing something claimed as having news value. More...

By gktoday On Sunday, September 5th, 2010
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Historical, Political, Constitutional and Diplomatic Terms

Amendment : An alteration made in a law or constitution. By-election : It is an election to a seat in a local body or a legislature, rendered vacant during the normal life More...

By gktoday On Friday, February 12th, 2010
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Jacobinism,Jazz,Jihad,Jingoism,Jiziya,Judicial Activism,Junta,Jurassic Period

Jacobinism: An extremist philosophy which believes in the role by terror because only a small group with the right vision can lead a revolution Jazz: A musical form characterised by its social impact and artistic More...

By gktoday On Friday, February 12th, 2010
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Idealism,Imperialism,Impressionism,Individualism,Inquisition,Irrationalism

Idealism:A philosophical theory according to which there is no matter in the universe except as perceived by the mind. Imperialism: A political ideology in which a King / Emperor forcibly extends his domain over More...