Monthly Archives: February 2018


** VOCABULARY WORDS 27.02.2018 ** ——————————————- 1.DERANGED (ADJECTIVE): insane Synonyms: crazed, maniacal Antonyms: rational, sensible Example Sentence: Mary is deranged girl, I’ve ever met. 2. DEMUR (VERB): object Synonyms: refuse, dissent Antonyms: support, help Example Sentence: At first I demurred when he asked me to do it. 3. COVERT (ADJECTIVE): Hidden Synonyms: undercover, surreptitious Antonyms:

TOP HEADLINES 27.02.2018

** TOP HEADLINES 27.02.2018 ** ——————————————- 1. Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) carried out the successful test flight of Rustom-2 drone at Chalakere in Karnataka’s Chitradurga district. Rustom-2 is a medium-altitude long-endurance unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV). रक्षा अनुसंधान एवं विकास संगठन (डीआरडीओ) ने कर्नाटक के चित्रदुर्ग जिले के चलाकेरे में रुस्तम-2 ड्रोन का सफल


** VOCABULARY WORDS 26.02.2018 ** ——————————————- 1.CADAVEROUS (ADJECTIVE): pale Synonyms: blanched, ashen Antonyms: lively, lifelike Example Sentence: Her face looked so cadaverous. 2. DECADENT (ADJECTIVE): corrupt Synonyms: immoral, depraved Antonyms: moral, noble Example Sentence: He is a decadent person. 3. CASTIGATION (NOUN): punishment Synonyms: chastisement, retribution Antonyms: pardon, forgiveness Example Sentence: I am not afraid

TOP HEADLINES 26.02.2018

** TOP HEADLINES 26.02.2018 ** ——————————————- 1. Veteran Actress Sridevi has passed away recently. She was 54. वरिष्ठ अभिनेत्री श्रीदेवी का हाल ही में निधन हो गया है। वह 54 वर्ष की थीं। 2. Parupalli Kashyap has won the Men’s singles title of the Austrian Open International Challenge. पारुपल्ली कश्यप ने ऑस्ट्रियाई ओपन इंटरनेशनल चैलेंज

TOP HEADLINES 24.02.2018

** TOP HEADLINES 24.02.2018 ** ——————————————- 1. Aditya Birla Idea Payments Bank began its operations. It became the fourth Payment Bank to start its operations after Bharti Airtel, Paytm and FINO Payments Bank. आदित्य बिड़ला आइडिया पेमेंट बैंक ने अपना परिचालन शुरू कर दिया। भारती एयरटेल, पेटीएम और फिनो भुगतान बैंक के बाद परिचालन शुरू


** VOCABULARY WORDS 24.02.2018 ** ——————————————- 1.GAUNT (ADJECTIVE): skinny Synonyms: emaciated, forlorn Antonyms: plump, fat Example Sentence: I saw how gaunt he had become. 2. QUERULOUS (ADJECTIVE): grouchy Synonyms: cantankerous, complaining Antonyms: cheerful, happy Example Sentence: Forgive me for sounding querulous, but there is a fly in my coffee. 3. AFFECTED (ADJECTIVE): artificial Synonyms: pretend,

TOP HEADLINES 22.02.2018

** TOP HEADLINES 22.02.2018 ** ——————————————- 1. Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the two-day ‘UP Investors Summit’ in Lucknow. प्रधानमंत्री नरेन्द्र मोदी ने लखनऊ में दो दिवसीय ‘यूपी इन्वेस्टर्स समिट’ का उद्घाटन किया। 2. Union Drinking Water and Sanitation minister Uma Bharati launched the ‘Gangotri Swachh Iconic Place project’ and ‘Swajal’ – a community owned


** VOCABULARY WORDS 22.02.2018 ** ——————————————- 1.LIBERTINE (ADJECTIVE): immoral Synonyms: debauched, voluptuous Antonyms: ethical, moral Example Sentence: He is denounced for his libertine nature. 2. ALTRUISTIC (NOUN): charitable Synonyms: patron, philanthropist Antonyms: opponent, antagonist Example Sentence: Karan was famous for his altruistic nature. 3. CHURLISH (ADJECTIVE): Grumpy Synonyms: ornery, rude Antonyms: sophisticated, gentle Example Sentence:


** VOCABULARY WORDS 21.02.2018 ** ——————————————- 1.MALINGER (VERB): evade Synonyms: dodge, avoid Antonyms: do, face Example Sentence: The lazy student tried to malinger when it was time to work on his essay. 2. MENTOR (NOUN): person who advises Synonyms: adviser, coach Antonyms: pupil, student Example Sentence: Mr. Pathak is a world class mentor. 3. EXEMPTION

TOP HEADLINES 21.02.2018

** TOP HEADLINES 21.02.2018 ** ——————————————- 1. India successfully test-fired its medium range nuclear capable Agni-II missile from Abdul Kalam Island off Odisha coast. It has a strike range of 2,000 km. भारत ने ओडिशा तट के अब्दुल कलाम द्वीप से परमाणु हथियार ले जाने की सक्षम मध्यम दूरी तक मार करने वाली अग्नि- II