Monthly Archives: November 2014

VOCABULARY OF THE DAY – 29.11.2014

VOCABULARY OF THE DAY – 29.11.2014 Word: Dexterous (Adjective ) Definition: Showing or having skill, especially with the hands Synonyms: Proficient, Nimble-fingered, Adroit, Efficient Antonyms: Inept, Clumsy, Unskilled Example Sentence: Since I do not often use my left hand, I am not dexterous when I use it for writing. सामान्य ज्ञान के लिए- www.shriramedu.com/gk/समसामयिकी & टेस्ट

Latest G.K. –29.11.2014

 TOP -10 HEADLINES –29.11.2014 1. Pakistan will host the 19th summit of South Asian Association of Regional Co-operation (SAARC) in Islamabad in 2016. It was announced in the concluding session of 18th SAARC summit. पाकिस्तान 2016 में इस्लामाबाद में क्षेत्रीय सहयोग के लिए दक्षिण एशियाई संगठन (सार्क) के 19वें शिखर सम्मेलन की मेजबानी करेगा। यह

Latest G.K. –28.11.2014

 TOP -10 HEADLINES –28.11.2014 1. Australian cricketer Phillip Hughes died in hospital two days after the batsman was struck on the head by a bouncer during a domestic match. He was 25 years old. एक घरेलू मैच में बाउंसर लगने से घायल हुए ऑस्ट्रेलियाई बल्लेबाज फिलीप ह्यूज़ ने चोटों के कारण दम तोड़ दिया। वह

VOCABULARY OF THE DAY – 28.11.2014

 VOCABULARY OF THE DAY – 28.11.2014 Word: Sham (Adjective ) Definition: A thing that is not what it is purported to be. Synonyms: Fictitious, Phony, Counterfeit, Bogus, Feigned Antonyms: Genuine, Authentic, Sincere Example Sentence: Sham or not, more than twenty people were reported killed in election-related violence. सामान्य ज्ञान के लिए- www.shriramedu.com/gk/समसामयिकी & टेस्ट पेपर के

VOCABULARY OF THE DAY – 27.11.2014

VOCABULARY OF THE DAY – 27.11.2014 Word: Rampant (Adjective )Definition: (especially of something unwelcome) flourishing or spreading unchecked.Synonyms: Uncontrolled, Epidemic, Unbridled, Wanton, FlagrantAntonyms: Restrained, Moderate, Mild Example Sentence: Corruption is rampant and the central government is only keeping things moving by threat of prison and firing squad. सामान्य ज्ञान के लिए- www.shriramedu.com/gk/समसामयिकी & टेस्ट पेपर के लिए- www.shriramedu.com/gk/general-gk/सरकारी

Latest G.K. –27.11.2014

TOP -10 HEADLINES –27.11.20141. US aviation manufacturer Boeing has delivered the sixth P-8I maritime patrol aircraft to India on schedule, a media release has said. The P-8I, which is part of a contract of eight awarded in 2009, arrived at Naval Air Station Rajali to join five others being used by the Indian Navy.अमेरिकी विमान

Latest G.K. –26.11.2014

 TOP -10 HEADLINES –26.11.2014 1. Famous Kathak dancer Sitara Devi died at a hospital in Mumbai. She was 94.प्रसिद्ध कथक नृत्यांगना सितारा देवी का मुंबई के एक अस्पताल में निधन हो गया। वह 94 वर्ष की थीं। 2. U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel resigned over some conflicts with President Barack Obama. Obama himself declared this political event

VOCABULARY OF THE DAY – 26.11.2014

VOCABULARY OF THE DAY – 26.11.2014Word: Goad (Verb )Definition: Provoke or annoy (someone) so as to stimulate an action or reaction.Synonyms: Stimulate, Incite, Spur, Impel, InflameAntonyms: Restraint, Indifference, Discouragement Example Sentence: During lunch in the cafeteria today, my rival tried to goad me into a fight so I would get suspended from school. सामान्य ज्ञान

VOCABULARY OF THE DAY – 25.11.2014

VOCABULARY OF THE DAY – 25.11.2014 Word: Poignant (Adj ) Definition: Evoking a keen sense of sadness or regret. Synonyms: Mournful, Sorrowful, Heartbreaking, Painful, Sentimental Antonyms: Cheerful, Wonderful, Unaffecting Example Sentence: The book’s ending was poignant and caused me to reflect upon my own family life. सामान्य ज्ञान के लिए- www.shriramedu.com/gk/समसामयिकी & टेस्ट पेपर के लिए- www.shriramedu.com/gk/general-gk/सरकारी

TOP -10 HEADLINES –25.11.2014

TOP -10 HEADLINES –25.11.2014 1. Senior Congress leader and former Union Minister Murli Deora passed away after prolonged illness. He was 77. वरिष्ठ कांग्रेसी नेता और पूर्व केंद्रीय मंत्री मुरली देवड़ा का लंबी बीमारी के बाद निधन हो गया। वह 77 वर्ष के थे। 2. Pakistan has the fastest growing nuclear weapons programme in the