QUISLING (NOUN): Traitor Synonyms: betrayer, collaborator Antonyms: loyalist, patriot Sentence: He was proved to be a quisling.
National Ease of Living Index 2018 released by Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs Housing and Urban Affairs Minister Hardeep Singh Puri released the ‘Ease of Living Index 2018’ to assess the livability conditions in relation to global and national benchmarks. Pune has secured rank 1 in this Index. Among other metrocities, Chennai ranked 14th and Delhi ranked 65th. Kolkata did not take part […]
PROCLIVITY (NOUN): Inclination Synonyms: penchant, predilection Antonyms: antipathy, dislike Sentence: The new book concludes in a way that hardly matches my own social proclivity.
National Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (Second Amendment) Bill, 2018 passed by Parliament Parliament has passed the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (Second Amendment) Bill,2018 with the Rajya Sabha’s approval. Objective: The Bill seeks to clarify that allottees under a real estate project should be treated as financial creditors. Full form of NCLAT: National Company Law Appellate Tribunal. ‘Digital North […]
QUIETUDE (NOUN): Calm Synonyms: dispassion, peace Antonyms: agitation, clamor Sentence: Ayesha lived here in quietude.
National President Inaugurates ‘One District One Product’ Summit In UP The President Ram Nath Kovind has inaugurated the ‘One District One Product’ Summit in Lucknow. The ‘One District One Product’ scheme will enhance skills of local people as well as increase the reach Delhi High Court decriminalises begging Delhi High Court struck down a legal provision that criminalises begging in […]
QUANDARY (NOUN): Delicate situation Synonyms: difficulty, dilemma Antonyms: advantage, boon Sentence: I found myself in a quandary.