Monthly Archives: February 2020

VOCABULARY WORDS – 17.02.2020

** VOCABULARY WORDS – 17.02.2020 ** ——————————————————————— 1. COERCIVE (ADJECTIVE): (बलपूर्वक): persistent Synonyms: insistent, pressing Antonyms: powerless Example Sentence: The governor has a hereditary army for coercive purposes. 2. OUTLAY (NOUN): (व्यय): expenditure Synonyms: expenses, spending Antonyms: income Example Sentence: A modest outlay on local advertising was spent. 3. SANCTIFY (VERB): (शुद्ध करना): consecrate Synonyms:

NEWS OF THE DAY – 17.02.2020

** NEWS OF THE DAY – 17.02.2020 ** —————————————————————— 1-Lakhimpur has become the first tehsil in Uttar Pradesh to receive ISO:14001 certification. लखीमपुर तहसील ‘आईएसओ 14001’ प्रमाण पत्र पाने वाली उत्तर प्रदेश की पहली तहसील बन गई है। 2-Union transport minister Nitin Gadkari inaugurated the first inter-city electric bus service, between Mumbai and Pune. -केंद्रीय

NEWS OF THE DAY – 15.02.2020

** NEWS OF THE DAY – 15.02.2020 ** —————————————————————— 1-The Cabinet has given its nod to Major Ports Authority Bill that will replace a 1963 law governing country’s 12 major ports. मंत्रिमंडल ने प्रमुख बंदरगाह प्राधिकरण विधेयक को मंजूरी दे दी, यह 1963 के कानून का स्थान लेगा जो देश के 12 बड़े बंदरगाहों का

VOCABULARY WORDS – 15.02.2020

** VOCABULARY WORDS – 15.02.2020 ** ——————————————————————— 1. SKIRMISH (NOUN): (झड़प): fight Synonyms: clash, conflict Antonyms: accord, harmony Example Sentence: The unit was caught in several skirmishes and the commanding officer was killed. 2. PROTRACT (VERB): (दीर्घ): prolong Synonyms: extend, lengthen Antonyms: curtail, shorten Example Sentence: He had certainly taken his time, even protracting the

NEWS OF THE DAY – 14.02.2020

** NEWS OF THE DAY – 14.02.2020 ** —————————————————————— 1-Indian women’s hockey team striker Lalremsiami has been adjudged the FIH Rising Star of the Year 2019. भारतीय महिला हॉकी टीम की स्ट्राइकर लालरेम्सियामी को 2019 की एफआईएच की सर्वश्रेष्ठ उदीयमान महिला खिलाड़ी चुना गया। 2-Tata Global Beverages Ltd has been renamed as Tata Consumer Products

VOCABULARY WORDS – 14.02.2020

** VOCABULARY WORDS – 14.02.2020 ** ——————————————————————— 1. PRIMA FACIE (ADJECTIVE): (प्रथम दृष्टया): based on the first impression Synonyms: apparent, evident Antonyms: hidden, inapparent Example Sentence: There was a prima facie case that a contempt of court had been committed. 2. SPARING (ADJECTIVE): (किफ़ायती): economical Synonyms: prudent, cautious Antonyms: extravagant, lavish Example Sentence: Physicians advise

NEWS OF THE DAY – 13.02.2020

** NEWS OF THE DAY – 13.02.2020 ** —————————————————————— 1-EY, the global professional services organisation, will felicitate Adi Godrej, chairman of the Godrej group, with the Lifetime Achievement Award at its 21st Entrepreneur of the Year – India (EOY) 2019 Awards. ईवाई, वैश्विक पेशेवर सेवा संगठन अपने 21वें एंटरप्रेन्योर ऑफ द ईयर – इंडिया (ईवाई)अवार्ड

VOCABULARY WORDS – 13.02.2020

** VOCABULARY WORDS – 13.02.2020 ** ——————————————————————— 1. DEVOLUTION (NOUN): (हस्तांतरण): decentralization Synonyms: delegation, dispersal Antonyms: centralization Example Sentence: Its focus was to draw up a detailed blueprint for devolution. 2. LANGUISH (VERB): (दुर्बल): weaken Synonyms: deteriorate, decline Antonyms: thrive, flourish Example Sentence: Plants may appear to be languishing simply because they are dormant. 3.

NEWS OF THE DAY – 11.02.2020

** NEWS OF THE DAY – 11.02.2020 ** —————————————————————— 1-Chief national badminton coach Pullela Gopichand has received an honourable mention in the male category of the prestigious 2019 International Olympic Committee’s Coaches Lifetime Achievement Award in recognition of the role he played in the development of the game in the country. भारत के मुख्य राष्ट्रीय

VOCABULARY WORDS – 11.02.2020

** VOCABULARY WORDS – 11.02.2020 ** ——————————————————————— 1. ACQUITTAL (NOUN): (दोषमुक्ति): Absolution Synonyms: liberation, discharge Antonyms: conviction Example Sentence: The trial resulted in an acquittal. 2. ACRIMONIOUS (ADJECTIVE): (उग्र): angry and bitter Synonyms: bitter, caustic Antonyms: good-natured, bland Example Sentence: An acrimonious dispute began between the employer and he employee. 3. PARTISAN (ADJECTIVE): (पक्षपातपूर्ण): prejudiced