How to invest in stock market ?

I have a bank account and I would like to invest in stock market I would like to know how to invest . I mean procedure and tips… What are stock broking companiez ??? Thanks in advance

Will I be able to get the home loan from gov bank for reconstruction of house?

I am an Indian. I live in Bopal, outskirts of Ahmedabad, India. The house is in father’s and mother’s joint name.My parents are alive & are dependent on me as I am the earning member in house. I am the only son & my sister is married. I want to reconstruct my house by taking home loan. Do I need to pay stamp duty on document to get the home loan from gov bank? What shall I do so that I can get Home Loan from Gov. bank?