• LAW, FAITH, UNREASON: ON ERADICATING SUPERATITION FROM SOCIETY

    Mere(केवल) legislation(विधि) is not enough to eradicate(उन्मूलन/मिटा दना/उजाड़ना) superstition from society, but laws do have the utility value of curbing(नियन्त्रितकरना) the prevalence(प्रसार/ प्रचलन..

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  • EARLY SIGNS OF GREEN SHOOTS IN THE ECONOMY

    There is growing evidence (सबूत/साक्ष्य/प्रमाण) that the economy is on a welcome rebound after lacklustre (मंद/भावशून्य) GDP growth of 5.7% in the first quarter.Notice the smart uptick (इजाफा) in commercial vehicle sales, credible (विश..

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  • THEORY AND PRACTICE

    A divergence(भेद/विरोध/विचलन) of interests within a political party can take many forms. It is either raised to the level of an ideological(आदर्शपूर्ण) divide that portrays(प्रस्तुत करना/वर्णन करना) the differences as a..

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  • October Current Affairs 2017 Mcq | First Week part - 1

    Here we have covered the first week of October current affairs in the form of MCQ section . Every week we will bring 2 part of that week , so watch this video and kindly notedown these current affairs . Watch below : ..

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  • WHOSE BABY IS THE EXCHANGE RATE, RBI?

    The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) continues to wait for inflation (मुद्रास्फीति) to weaken before cutting policy rates further. Not that a 25-basis-point reduction in the rate at which the central bank lends short-term money to banks would galvanise the somnolent (निद्रज..

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  • STEADYING HAND

    The Reserve Bank of India’s Monetary Policy Committee has since inception(शुरुआत/आरंभ) retained(कायम रखना) its unwavering(साबित/दृढ़निश्चय/अटल) focus on its primary remit(छूट देना): the preservation of price stability...

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  • THE COLD FACTS: ON TRACKING INFLUENZA OUTBREAK

    Ever since the influenza virus known as H1N1 landed on Indian shores during the 2009 pandemic(देशव्यापी/महामारी), outbreaks(प्रकोप) have been an annual occurrence. The worst was in 2015, when 2,990 people succumbed(मृत्यु को प्राप्त ..

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  • BANKS: REGULATION, NOT STATE OWNERSHIP

    Markets regulator Sebi has postponed its rule that requires companies to report all payment defaults to stock exchanges, worried that it could expose (बेनकाब/प्रकट करना/प्रकाश में लाना) the banks’ lack of health. That is sad. The way to economic..

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  • THE NUMBER GAME: IMD FORECAST FOR FARMERS

    With the India Meteorological Department getting its monsoon forecast wrong this year, its modelling has necessarily come under the spotlight. In April, the IMD had predicted “near normal”, or 96%, rains and then upgraded the figure to 98% a couple of months later. These percentages refer to th..

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  • THE GOVERNMENT MUST NOT WAIT FOR SINGLE GST RATE OF ABOUT 14 PER CENT

    The government’s willingness (इच्छा/सम्मति/तत्परता) to converge the goods and services tax (GST) rates and make compliance easy for smaller taxpayers is welcome. Fewer, convergent rates would reduce classification disputes, boost revenues and make production more e..

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