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  • How the hidden COVID-19 carriers are spreading coronavirus May 19, 2020 11:23 AM IST

    How the hidden COVID-19 carriers are spreading coronavirus

    Watch to know how asymptomatic people are spreading COVID-19.

  • Explained | COVID-19: Positive Case-To-Test Ratio May 08, 2020 10:15 AM IST

    Explained | COVID-19: Positive Case-To-Test Ratio

    Moneycontrol's Shraddha Sharma explains the importance of the COVID-19 positive case-to-test ratio and how it is calculated.

  • Explained | Impact of the COVID-19-led crash in oil prices Apr 29, 2020 10:03 AM IST

    Explained | Impact of the COVID-19-led crash in oil prices

    Moneycontrol's Shraddha Sharma explains how this historic oil crash impacts India.

  • Explained | Role of WHO and impact of US funding halt Apr 22, 2020 09:59 AM IST

    Explained | Role of WHO and impact of US funding halt

    Moneycontrol's Shraddha Sharma explains what WHO does and how will it be impacted by the US cutting its funding.

  • Explained | COVID-19: Could it be just viral fever? Should I see a doctor right away? All your doubts cleared Apr 03, 2020 02:45 PM IST

    Explained | COVID-19: Could it be just viral fever? Should I see a doctor right away? All your doubts cleared

    Moneycontrol's Shraddha Sharma tells you how to distinguish between a normal fever and COVID-19 and the right time to see a doctor.

  • Latha Venkatesh explains what the 75 bps RBI rate cut means for borrowers Mar 27, 2020 10:45 PM IST

    Latha Venkatesh explains what the 75 bps RBI rate cut means for borrowers

    RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das, in a statement, permitted banks to allow a moratorium of three months on equated monthly instalment (EMI) payments

  • Explained | What is Hantavirus? Is it as deadly as Coronavirus? Mar 24, 2020 07:07 PM IST

    Explained | What is Hantavirus? Is it as deadly as Coronavirus?

    Hantaviruses are not new and have been around for a while

  • Explained: Here is what happens when stocks enter a bear market Mar 12, 2020 01:40 PM IST

    Explained: Here is what happens when stocks enter a bear market

    The Nifty50 took a vertical fall from the high of 12,430 recorded on January 20 to 9,648, which is the intraday low as on March 12 — a fall of 22 percent

  • Explained | WHO on coronavirus: Threat of pandemic ‘has become very real’ Mar 11, 2020 09:49 PM IST

    Explained | WHO on coronavirus: Threat of pandemic ‘has become very real’

    Moneycontrol’s Sakshi Batra discusses all that you need to know about the pandemic and how it is different from other epidemics.

  • Explained | Why LNG prices are falling and what's the outlook Feb 15, 2020 09:54 AM IST

    Explained | Why LNG prices are falling and what's the outlook

    The impact of China's coronavirus outbreak on LNG market could worsen in the coming weeks as economic activity in manufacturing hubs struggles to rebound, keeping a lid on natural gas demand and triggering more LNG trade flow disruptions.

  • Explained | What is fiscal deficit and what is the ideal target for India? Jan 04, 2020 10:00 AM IST

    Explained | What is fiscal deficit and what is the ideal target for India?

    Fiscal deficit is the difference between total revenue (or income) of the government in comparison to the total expenditure.

  • Explained | Donald Trump impeached: What it means and what happens next? Dec 21, 2019 11:59 AM IST

    Explained | Donald Trump impeached: What it means and what happens next?

    In this week's explainer, we reveals why a US president can get impeached and why it was done with Donald Trump.

  • Explainer: Why is rural demand important for India's consumption story? Sep 05, 2019 12:25 PM IST

    Explainer: Why is rural demand important for India's consumption story?

    High base means firms posted high volume growth rates in 2018

  • Explainer | Power Plays - Understanding India's power purchase dynamics Aug 03, 2019 08:35 AM IST

    Explainer | Power Plays - Understanding India's power purchase dynamics

    The Power Ministry is considering allowing gencos to sign PPAs with discoms without specifying the source plant to significantly reduce transmission cost and allow discoms leeway to not increase consumer tariffs

  • Explainer | The mega PSU general insurance merger Jun 14, 2019 06:44 PM IST

    Explainer | The mega PSU general insurance merger

    The merger of the four state-owned general insurers into one large entity sounds easier on paper. The real challenge would be bringing all stakeholders on board within a stipulated time-frame.

  • Explained: Will the Draft Education Policy 2019 make the grade? Jun 08, 2019 02:56 PM IST

    Explained: Will the Draft Education Policy 2019 make the grade?

    High-quality early childhood care and education will be provided for all children between the ages of three and six by 2025.

  • Explainer | RBI policy transmission: Why such a big buzz? Jun 07, 2019 03:08 PM IST

    Explainer | RBI policy transmission: Why such a big buzz?

    It’s a given that lower borrowing costs help stimulate economy. The government as well as the RBI are pretty much on the job. However, the plain truth is the trickle-down effect is easier said than done.

  • Use compounded growth rate, not absolute return, to gauge investments May 31, 2019 09:34 AM IST

    Use compounded growth rate, not absolute return, to gauge investments

    The absolute value may be an optical illusion, which can really make it difficult to decide rationally.

  • Explainer | Personal accident insurance: How does it work? May 24, 2019 08:33 AM IST

    Explainer | Personal accident insurance: How does it work?

    Personal accident insurance policy offers financial protection to the insured person in case of an accidental death, partial or total disabilities arising out of accident.

  • Explainer | Paid the last EMI on your car loan? Know the five things you need to do right after May 22, 2019 08:27 AM IST

    Explainer | Paid the last EMI on your car loan? Know the five things you need to do right after

    Do collect the entire repayment statement of your car loan from the bank. This will be useful while updating the credit history in case of any discrepancies in your credit score and the report.

  • Explainer | Five situations when you should review your financial plan Apr 24, 2019 10:55 AM IST

    Explainer | Five situations when you should review your financial plan

    Financial plan comprises financial goals that define one’s aspirations and the planned strategy to achieve those.

  • Viewpoint | Meaning and significance of succession certificate Apr 16, 2019 03:50 PM IST

    Viewpoint | Meaning and significance of succession certificate

    A succession certificate is a document issued by a civil court to the legal heirs of a deceased person certifying a rightful person to be the successor of such deceased person.

  • Explainer | SMART tips to set your financial goals Apr 15, 2019 09:52 AM IST

    Explainer | SMART tips to set your financial goals

    Clearly defining financial goal makes it easy to draw a financial plan

  • The Future of Finance is Female Apr 15, 2019 09:31 AM IST

    The Future of Finance is Female

  • Explainer | Active or passive investing - which is better? Apr 12, 2019 11:55 AM IST

    Explainer | Active or passive investing - which is better?

    Though in developed markets passive management is popular, in emerging markets (including India) there are many fans of active management.

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