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April 25, 2018

25th April 2018 Hindu Editorial Vocabulary - PDF Download

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Hai Friends I'm Kani. Here I'm sharing English Vocabulary from Editorial section of The Hindu News Paper dated 25th April 2018. Happy reading :)

Note : Click on titles to read Editorials from THE HINDU News Paper

Download PDF Version of Hindu Editorial Vocabulary 25th April 2018 from HERE
  • Impeachment - to formally accuse a public official of a serious crime relating to their job
  • Controversy - a disagreement, especially about a public policy or a moral issue that a lot of people have strong feelings about
  • Presiding - to be in charge of an official meeting, ceremony, or other event
  • Motion -a formal proposal that people discuss and then vote on in a meeting or debate
  • Consultation - discussion between people or groups before they make a decision
  • Be open to interpretation - if something is open to interpretation, its intended meaning is not clear and people may have different opinions about it
  • Merely - used for emphasizing that something is small or unimportant
  • Append - to add something to the end of a piece of writing
  • Probe - an attempt to find out the truth about an issue, problem, or accident
  • Delineate - to describe something very exactly
  • Contour - a way in which something varies
  • Interpretation - an explanation or opinion of what something means:
  • Held - to have / express an opinion about something
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Reasoning - Seating Arrangement Practice Test for SBI PO and Clerks 2018

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Directions (Q.No. 1 - 7) : Study the following information carefully and answer the given questions. 

A, B, C, D, E, F, G and H, who are of different heights, are sitting around a circular table facing at the centre, but not necessarily in the same order. Each of them plays a different game, viz Tennis, Hockey, Cricket, Football, Chess, Basketball, Swimming and Shooting. 

The Swimmer, who is shorter than only Basketball player, sits second to the left of C. The Basketball player sits third to the left of A. There is only one player between the Shooter and the Hockey player, and he is taller than E but shorter than Tennis player. There is only one person between A and E. Football player, who is shorter than E, sits immediately next to Basketball player who is immediate right of D. Hockey player is not seated adjacent to Basketball player. B and F always sit adjacent to each other. F sits second to the right of the Shooter who is taller than only chess player. E, who plays Hockey, sits third to the right of the Chess player. G is not a Swimmer. B and A do not play Chess and cricket respectively. 

1. Who among the following is a Tennis player ? 
  1. Can't be determined 
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GK & Current Affairs Quiz of April 2018 - Set 10

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Which Mumbai-based bank led by Asia’s richest banker Uday Kotak has recently became India’s second-largest bank by market capitalisation ?



Who will be conferred with the prestigious Raj Kapoor Lifetime Achievement Award ?



Who will be honored with the Raj Kapoor Special Contribution award for the year 2018 ?



The 21st Commonwealth Games 2018 were recently concluded. How many medals did India win ?


The 2nd edition of India Mobile Congress (IMC-2018) will be held during 25th to 27th October 2018 at which city ?



To allow foreign tourists and travellers to avail of paperless and cashless visa-related services, the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has launched web-based application e-FRRO. What is e-FRRO ?

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April 24, 2018

24th April 2018 Hindu Editorial Vocabulary - PDF Download

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Hai Friends I'm Kani. Here I'm sharing English Vocabulary from Editorial section of The Hindu News Paper dated 24th April 2018. Happy reading :)

Note : Click on titles to read Editorials from THE HINDU News Paper

Download PDF Version of Hindu Editorial Vocabulary 24th April 2018 from HERE
  • Resolution - a formal proposal that is considered by an organization and is usually voted on at a meeting
  • Adopting - to decide to start using a particular idea, plan, or method
  • Majority - most of the people or things in a group
  • Minority - a small number of people or things that are part of a larger group but different in some way from most of the group
  • Congress - a large formal meeting
  • Avert - to prevent something bad or harmful from happening
  • Divisive - likely to cause arguments between people
  • Incumbent - someone who has an official position
  • Essence - the most important part of something
  • Backed by - supported by
  • Former - used for describing someone or something that had a particular job, title, status etc in the past, but not now
  • Vague - not clearly or fully explained
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24th April 2018 Daily Current Affairs - PDF Download

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Dear Great Ambitionists, here are today's (24th April 2018) Important Current Affairs updates. You can download the pdf version of these current affairs from below link. Happy Reading :)

Daily Current Affairs of 24th April 2018

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International Current Affairs
  • Today (24th April) is World Day For Animals In Laboratories (also known as World Lab Animal Day).
    • This day was established in 1979 by the British National Anti-Vivisection Society (NAVS).
    • The date 24th April was chosen to observe this day, as it marked the birthday of former NAVS president Hugh Dowding, 1st Baron Dowding.
  • Today is Pinhole Photography day.
  • External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman have represented India in the Foreign Ministers & Defence Ministers meets organized by the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) respectively.
    • Member countries in the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) include China, India, Russia, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan, and Pakistan have attended the meetings.
National Current Affairs
  • Today (24th April) is National Panchayati Raj Day.
    • This date marks a defining moment in the history of decentralization of political power to the grassroots level.
    • Note : The Constitution (73rd Amendment) Act, 1992 that came into force with effect from 24th April, 1993 has institutionalized Panchayati Raj through the village, Intermediate and District level Panchayats.
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Meet the new Chief of NASA - Jim Bridenstine

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The nominee of US President Donald Trump, Jim Bridenstine officially took office as the 13th Administrator of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA). He has replaced Charles Bolden who left office on 20th January 2017.

Jim was given the oath of office by Vice President Mike Pence at the agency’s headquarters in Washington. With this, Bridenstine, a former Navy pilot, will become the 1st NASA chief with a non-scientific background. In his new role at NASA, Bridenstine takes over an agency critical to the nation’s economy, security and technological preeminence.

He was confirmed by the U.S. Senate on April 19, to serve as the agency’s administrator. Prior to this position, he served in the U.S. House of Representatives for the state of Oklahoma, where he held positions on the House Armed Services Committee and the Science, Space and Technology Committee.

About NASA :
  • NASA is US based independent agency responsible for the civilian space program, as well as aeronautics and aerospace research.
  • Full form : National Aeronautics and Space Administration
  • Motto : For the Benefit of All
  • Formed on : 29th July 1958
  • Headquarters : Two Independence Square, Washington, D.C., U.S
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Akola DCC Bank Recruitment of Officers & Clerks 2018 - 100 Posts

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Friends, the Akola District Central Cooperative Bank Ltd (Akola DCC Bank) is inviting online applications for the posts of Banking Officer Gr-I, Banking Officer Gr-II (Junior Management) & Jr.Clerk (Support Staff) for the year 2018. There are 100 posts in total. You can apply online from 6th April 2018 to 26th April 2018. Check complete details below. All the Best :)

Name of the Bank : Akola District Central Cooperative Bank Ltd

Vacancy Details :
  • Banking Officers Grade I : 20 Posts
  • Banking Officers Grade II : 40 Posts
  • Junior Clerks : 40 Posts
Minimum Educational Qualification (as on 1st April 2018) : Graduation in any discipline with 50 % marks   

Age (as on 1st April 2018)
Junior Clerks
  • Minimum : 20 years
  • Maximum : 28 years
Grade II Officers
  • Minimum : 25 years
  • Maximum : 35 years
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April 23, 2018

23rd April 2018 Daily Current Affairs - PDF Download

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Dear Great Ambitionists, here are today's (23rd April 2018) Important Current Affairs updates. You can download the pdf version of these current affairs from below link. Happy Reading :)

Daily Current Affairs of 23rd April 2018

International Current Affairs
  • World Book Day or World Book and Copyright Day is being observed today.
    • This day is organized by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), to promote reading, publishing and copyright.
    • The first World Book Day was celebrated on 23 April 1995.
    • Important Points to Note :
      • Athens chosen as the World Book Capital 2018.
      • Sharjah named World Book Capital for the year 2019.
  • Today (23rd April) is UN English Language Day.
    • The event was established by the UNESCO in 2010.
    • April 23 was chosen as the date for the English language because it is the birth  anniversary of greatest writer in the English language and the world's pre-eminent dramatist William Shakespeare.
  • Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is going to meet Chinese President Xi Jinping and will hold informal talks during 27th and 28th April 2018 in China's Wuhan. 
    • Aim of this meeting : To improve relations and scale down tensions following the 73-day military standoff at Doklam. 
  • The Toronto District School Board has unanimously adopted a motion recognising November as 'Hindu Heritage Month' in the city. 
    • The board, which is the third-largest in North America, covers 583 schools. 
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GK & Current Affairs Quiz of April 2018 - Set 9

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The 25th Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting 2018, also known as CHOGM 2018 was recently held at ?



Name the host country of CHOGM 2018 ?



Who is the Chair of CHOGM 2018 ?



Who represented India in CHOGM 2018 ?



Next meeting of CHOGM 2018 will be held in which year ?



Name the 1st  Indian woman boxer to win a Gold medal at the Commonwealth Games 2018 ?


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23rd April 2018 Hindu Editorial Vocabulary - PDF Download

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Hai Friends I'm Kani. Here I'm sharing English Vocabulary from Editorial section of The Hindu News Paper dated 23rd April 2018. Happy reading :)

Note : There were no editorials in THE HINDU on 22nd April 2018 (Sunday)

Download PDF Version of Hindu Editorial Vocabulary 23rd April 2018 from HERE
  • Unprecedented - never having happened or existed before
  • Crisis - an urgent, difficult, or dangerous situation
  • Judiciary - the part of government that consists of all the judges and courts in a country
  • Accountability - a situation in which people know who is responsible for something and can ask them to explain its state or quality
  • Compromise - to risk harming or losing something important
  • Confrontation - a situation in which people or groups are arguing angrily or are fighting
  • Rift - a disagreement between two people or groups
  • Turmoil - a state of excitement or uncontrolled activity
  • Impeach -to formally accuse a public official of a serious crime relating to their job
  • Motion - a formal proposal that people discuss and then vote on in a meeting or debate
  • Dissent - strong disagreement, especially with what people in authority think or with what the majority of people think
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