Monthly Archives: October 2019

NEWS OF THE DAY – 21.10.2019

** NEWS OF THE DAY – 21.10.2019 ** —————————————— 1- Prime Minister Narendra Modi has released a book titled ‘Bridgital Nation’ in New Delhi. The book has been authored by Chairman of Tata Sons, N Chandrasekaran and Roopa Purushothaman. प्रधान मंत्री नरेंद्र मोदी ने नई दिल्ली में ‘ब्रिजिटल नेशन’ नामक एक पुस्तक का विमोचन किया।


** VOCABULARY WORDS – 21.10.2019 ** —————————————– 1. CONTEMPORANEOUS (ADJECTIVE): (आधुनिक) Coeval Synonyms: simultaneous, contemporary Antonyms: different, separate Example Sentence: The contemporaneous ringing of the multiple phone lines kept the new receptionist very busy. 2. SARTORIAL (ADJECTIVE): (दर्ज़ी-संबंधी) Pertaining to tailors Synonyms: stylish, elegant Antonyms: frumpy, dumpy Example Sentence: Those sartorial coats made me chew

NEWS OF THE DAY – 19.10.2019

** NEWS OF THE DAY – 19.10.2019 ** —————————————— 1- Central Information and Broadcasting Secretary Amit Khare has been given the additional charge of the School Education and Literacy Department of the Ministry of Human Resources. Amit Khare is a 1985 batch officer of the Jharkhand cadre. He has also previously held the post of


** VOCABULARY WORDS – 19.10.2019 ** —————————————– 1. DISPEL (VERB): (दूर करना) allay Synonyms: drive away thought, resolve Antonyms: recall, take in Example Sentence: Nia comforted me so well that all my doubts were immediately dispelled somehow. 2. LAY DOWN (VERB): (आदेश देना) command Synonyms: impose, order Antonyms: implore, request Example Sentence: She laid down

NEWS OF THE DAY – 15.10.2019

** NEWS OF THE DAY – 15.10.2019 ** —————————————— 1- Joint exhibition ‘Bonding Regions & Imagining Cultural Synergies’ being hosted by NGMA of India under BRICS Alliance of Museums and Art Galleries during November-December, 2019. Union Minister of State for Culture and Tourism (Independent charge) Shri Prahlad Singh Patel participated in BRICS Culture Ministers’ meeting


** VOCABULARY WORDS – 15.10.2019 ** —————————————– 1. PONTIFICATE (VERB): sermonize :(धार्मिक शिक्षा देना) Synonyms: preach, dogmatize Antonyms: praise, applaud Example Sentence: He loves to hear himself talk and will often pontificate on even the most trivial issues. 2. FALLACY (NOUN): illusion :(भ्रम) Synonyms: deception, falsehood Antonyms: honesty, reality Example Sentence: The notion that the

NEWS OF THE DAY – 14.10.2019

** NEWS OF THE DAY – 14.10.2019 ** —————————————— 1-The first commercial flight from Hindon civil airport adjacent to the Air Force’s Hindon airbase operated when a nine-seater plane took off for Uttarakhand’s Pithoragarh district. The flight operations were launched by Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat at a brief ceremony held at the Hindon


** VOCABULARY WORDS – 14.10.2019 ** —————————————– 1. JOCULAR (ADJECTIVE): funny :(मज़ाकिया) Synonyms: humorous, playful Antonyms: gloomy, sad Example Sentence: I made a jocular statement at the party. 2. KIBBLE (VERB): crush :(टुकड़े टुकड़े करना) Synonyms: crumble, grate Antonyms: build, liberate Example Sentence: I kibbled red black pepper and cheese in my dish. 3. MUSTER


** VOCABULARY WORDS – 10.10.2019 ** —————————————— 1. IMMACULATE (ADJECTIVE): very clean :(निर्मल) Synonyms: neat, spotless Antonyms: filthy, tainted Example Sentence: She has an immaculate white saree. 2. INVEIGLING (ADJECTIVE): alluring :(ललचाने वाली) Synonyms: attracting, captivating Antonyms: repulsive, repellent Example Sentence: The picture was quite inveigling. 3. SINISTER (ADJECTIVE): nasty   अशुभ) Synonyms: ominous, perverse Antonyms:

NEWS OF THE DAY – 10.10.2019

** NEWS OF THE DAY – 10.10.2019 ** —————————————— 1- Two squadrons of the Indian Air Force, which played a key role in the Balakot air strike, were decorated with citations at the Hindon base on the 87th IAF Day on 8th October 2019. भारतीय वायु सेना के दो स्क्वाड्रन, जिन्होंने बालाकोट हवाई हमले में