Monthly Archives: August 2019

NEWS OF THE DAY – 30.08.2019

** NEWS OF THE DAY – 30.08.2019 ** —————————————— 1- Defence Minister Rajnath Singh has inaugurated ‘26th Ladakhi Kisan Jawan Vigyan Mela’ organised by Defence Institute of High Altitude Research (DIHAR) in Leh. DIHAR is a research unit of DRDO in Ladakh. It is helping the farmers in revolutionising the Agriculture in cold desert region


** VOCABULARY WORDS – 30.08.2019 ** —————————————— 1. VIBRANT (ADJECTIVE): energetic : (जोशपूर्ण) Synonyms: spirited, virile  Antonyms: dispirited, lethargic Example Sentence: The rich merchants are a part of a vibrant economy. 2. UNFEIGNED (ADJECTIVE): original: (अकृत्रिम) Synonyms: genuine, real Antonyms: pretentious, counterfeit Example Sentence: The reality show was completely unfeigned and free of scripted fights.

NEWS OF THE DAY – 29.08.2019

** NEWS OF THE DAY – 29.08.2019 ** —————————————— 1- Tractor manufacturing company TAFE has appointed the former managing director of Cummins India, Sandeep Sinha, as their new CEO. Under this role, he will report to TAFE Chairman Mallika Srinivasan. ट्रैक्टर निर्माण कंपनी टैफे ने कमिंस इंडिया के पूर्व प्रबंध निदेशक, संदीप सिन्हा को अपना


** VOCABULARY WORDS – 29.08.2019 ** —————————————— 1. CONSORT (NOUN): concomitant :(संगी) Synonyms: companion, mate  Antonyms: enemy, adversary Example Sentence: He is my true consort. 2. DEARY (NOUN): dear :(प्रिय) Synonyms: darling, sweetheart Antonyms: opponent, foe Example Sentence: She is so deary. 3. EXCURSION (VERB): cruise :(भ्रमण) Synonyms: expedition, jaunt Antonyms: halt, stop Example Sentence:


** VOCABULARY WORDS – 28.08.2019 ** —————————————— 1. ALLAY (VERB): pacify: (शान्त करना) Synonyms: lighten, assuage Antonyms: heighten, agitate Example Sentence: A good teacher works hard to allay the concerns of all the students in his class. 2. ABJURE (VERB): forsake: (त्यागना) Synonyms: renounce, disapprove Antonyms: approve, sanction Example Sentence: Martha has chosen to abjure

NEWS OF THE DAY – 28.08.2019

** NEWS OF THE DAY – 28.08.2019 ** —————————————— 1- The Delhi and District Cricket Association (DDCA) has decided to rename the Feroz Shah Kotla Stadium as the Arun Jaitley Stadium after the former DDCA President and BCCI Vice-President. दिल्ली और जिला क्रिकेट संघ (डीडीसीए) ने पूर्व डीडीसीए अध्यक्ष और बीसीसीआई उपाध्यक्ष के नाम पर

NEWS OF THE DAY – 27.08.2019

** NEWS OF THE DAY – 27.08.2019 ** —————————————— 1- Kanchan Chaudhary Bhattacharya, India’s first woman Director General of Police (DGP), passed away in Mumbai following an illness. Bhattacharya, a 1973 batch officer, made history in 2004 when she was appointed as the DGP of Uttarakhand, thus becoming the first woman in the country to


** VOCABULARY WORDS – 27.08.2019 ** —————————————— 1. PAINSTAKING (ADJECTIVE): thorough: (बहुत ही सावधानीपूर्वक किया गया) Synonyms: strenuous, diligent Antonyms: lethargic, unscrupulous Example Sentence: Our institute makes painstaking efforts for our success. 2. FORGE (VERB): counterfeit: (नकली बनाना) Synonyms: fabricate, falsify Antonyms: invent, produce Example Sentence: They forged the signatures of all the directors and

NEWS OF THE DAY – 23.08.2019

** NEWS OF THE DAY – 23.08.2019 ** —————————————— 1- Union Home Minister Amit Shah has chaired the 24th meeting of Western Zonal Council in Goa. It is a forum for the Centre and States to exchange ideas on issues like health, security and social welfare. केंद्रीय गृह मंत्री अमित शाह ने गोवा में पश्चिमी


** VOCABULARY WORDS – 23.08.2019 ** —————————————— 1. MAGNANIMITY (NOUN): generosity:(दरियादिली) Synonyms: chivalry, philanthropy  Antonyms: meanness, selfishness Example Sentence: Mukesh is known for his magnanimity. 2. ADDUCE (VERB): cite as evidence.:(उल्लेख करना) Synonyms: affirm, prove Antonyms: obscure, hide Example Sentence: Since the lawyer couldn’t adduce his point, the judge didn’t believe his hypothesis. 3. TOUT