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DPE releases Public Sector Enterprises Survey

The Department of Public Enterprises (DPE) under the Union Ministry of Heavy Industries & Public Enterprises, releases the annual Public Sector Enterprises Survey, on the performance of Central Public Sector Enterprises (CPSEs). Recently, the Public Enterprises Survey -2018-19 was tabled in both the Houses of Parliament, which stated that BSNL, Air India and MTNL are ..


AP – NORC Poll : Americans favour gun laws

Majority of the Americans prefer stricter gun laws. Especially places of worship and schools have become less safe in the last 2 decades. The AP – NORC, Associated Press NORC Center for Public Affairs Research conducted a poll according to which 67% of the Americans support making the gun laws stricter. The poll also say ..



There are two key parameters that the government and private sector analysts use to gauge the level of activity in the manufacturing sector. They are the Index of Industrial Production (IIP) and the Manufacturing Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI). Difference between IIP and PMI PMI is a private sector survey while the IIP is gauged by ..