Important English Words part-2

Useful and Important English words for UPSC, SSC, BANK PO and other examinations.

16. Acquit
Means: Pronounce Not Guilty Of Criminal Charges

17. Ad Hoc
Means: Provisional, Temporary

18. Adverse
Means: Contrary To Your Interests Or Welfare

19. Aesthete
Means: A Person Who Is Appreciative Of And Sensitive To Art And Beauty

20. Afflict
Means: Cause Physical Pain Or Suffering In

21. Allege
Means: Report Or Maintain

22. Allude
Means: Make A More Or Less Disguised Reference To

23. Ample
Means: More Than Enough In Size Or Scope Or Capacity

24. Anticipate
Means: Be Excited Or Anxious About

25. Antipathy
Means: A Feeling Of Intense Dislike

26. Apparent
Means: Obvious

27. Append
Means: Add To The Very End

28. Apt
Means: Naturally Disposed Toward

29. Arbitrate
Means: Act Between Parties With A View To Reconciling Differences

30. Artefact
Means: An Object Made By A Human Being, Typically One Of Cultural Or Historical Interest.

Important English Words Part-1

1. Abase
Means: Cause To Feel Shame

2. Aberration
Means: A State Or Condition Markedly Different From The Normal

3. Abject
Means: Most Unfortunate Or Miserable

4. Abrasive
Means: Sharply Disagreeable, Rigorous

5. Abstain
Means: Choose Not To Consume

6. Abundant
Means: Present In Great Quantity

7. Abundant
Means: Present In Great Quantity

8. Accede
Means: Yield To Another’s Wish Or Opinion

9. Accentuate
Means: To Stress, Single Out As Important

10. Acclimate
Means: Get Used To A Certain Climate

11. Accomplice
Means: A Person Who Joins With Another In Carrying Out Some Plan

12. Accord
Means: Concurrence Of Opinion

13. Acerbic
Means: Harsh Or Corrosive In Tone

14. Acme
Means: The Highest Stage Of Development

15. Acquiesce
Means: To Agree Or Express Agreement

Current GK July 2014

Current GK of July 2014 for incoming Examinations.

  1. TCS became first Indian Company to achieve Market Capitalization of 5 lakh crore rupees
  2. Sania Mirza appointed as Brand Ambassador of Telangana
  3. National Geographic launches magazine for schoolchildren in India
  4. RBI issues draft guidelines to facilitate financing to MSMEs
  5. CMSA scheme launched in Meghalaya for widows and pensioners
  6. Doordarshan music show to feature in Limca book of records
  7. Delhi HC asked Delhi government to ban unregulated e-rickshaws
  8. India votes in favour of UNHRC resolution to launch probe into Israel’s offensive on Gaza
  9. Air Algerie jet with 116 on board crashes in Mali
  10. 20th Commonwealth Games started at Celtic Par in Glasgow in Scotland
  11. Arseniy Yatsenyuk, Prime Minister of Ukraine resigned
  12. Malabar Maritime Exercise featuring Indian, Japanese and US Navy started
  13. Supreme Court appointed R S Cheema as special public prosecutor in coal scam
  14. Cabinet clears 49% FDI in insurance
  15. 15th anniversary of Kargil Vijay Diwas was Celebrated across the country on 26 July
  16. Union Government revised Investment target for DFC to 80000 crore rupees
  17. RBI penalises 12 banks in the case of Deccan Chronicle Holdings
  18. CAG Of India, Shashi Kant Sharma joins UN board of auditors
  19. BJP veteran Kaptan Singh Solanki appointed Haryana Governor
  20. 15th anniversary of Kargil Vijay Diwas was Celebrated across the country on 26 July
  21. Union Government revised Investment target for DFC to 80000 crore rupees
  22. RBI penalises 12 banks in the case of Deccan Chronicle Holdings
  23. CAG Of India, Shashi Kant Sharma joins UN board of auditors
  24. BJP veteran Kaptan Singh Solanki appointed Haryana Governor

Ministers of India

नवीनतम केंद्रीय मंत्रिमंडल

केबिनेट मंत्री

नरेन्द्र मोदी – प्रधान मंत्री
राजनाथ सिंह – गृह मंत्री
सुषमा स्वराज – विदेश मंत्रालय , प्रवासी भारतीय मामले
अरुण जेटली – वित्त, कॉर्पोरेट मामले, अतिरिक्त प्रभार रक्षा मंत्रालय
एम. वेंकैया नायडू – शहरी विकास, गरीबी उन्मूलन, संसदीय कार्य
नितिन गडकरी – सड़क परिवहन एवं राजमार्ग, जहाजरानी
डी.वी.सदानंद गौड़ा – रेलवे मंत्रालय
उमा भारती – जल संसाधन, नदी विकास व गंगा पुनर्जीवन
नज्मा हेपतुल्ला – अल्पसंख्यक मामलों का मंत्रालय
रामविलास पासवान – उपभोक्ता मामले, खाद्य व सार्वजानिक वितरण
कलराज मिश्र – सूक्ष्म लघु व मझोले उद्योग
मेनका गाँधी – महिला एवं बाल विकास विभाग
अनंत कुमार – रसायन व उर्वरक
रविशंकर प्रसाद – संचार व सूचना प्रोद्योगिकी, कानून व न्याय
अशोक गजपति राजू – नागरिक उड्डयन
अनंत कुमार – रसायन व उर्वरक
थावर चंद गहलोत – सामाजिक न्याय व अधिकारिता
डॉ.हर्षवर्धन – स्वास्थ्य व परिवार कल्याण
स्मृति ईरानी – मानव संसाधन विकास मंत्रालय
राधा मोहन सिंह – कृषि मंत्रालय
जुएल उरांव – जनजातीय मामले
नरेन्द्र सिंह तोमर – खनन, इस्पात, श्रम, और रोजगार
हरसिमरत कौर बदल – खाद्य प्रसंस्करण उद्योग

Archives for Awards-Prizes-Honors Current Affairs 2014

Archives for Awards-Prizes-Honors Current Affairs 2014.

• Guljar has won 45th Dadasaheb phalke award.
• Donna Vekic (Croatia) won the BMW Malaysian Tennis Open 2014
• Mathangi Sathyamurthy honored with M S Subbulakshmi Award 2014
• Stanislas Wawrinka won Monte Carlo Masters 2014 Tennis title
• Cherrapunji set World record for highest rainfall in 48 hours with 2493 millimeters
• List of Winner of 61st National Film Awards 2014 India and most important comes up that the best film awards gone to “Ship of Theseus” which is directed by Anand Gandhi.
• Indian Judokas won 12 medals at the 7th South Asia Judo Championship
• Vijay Seshadri (India-born US poet) won Pulitzer Prize 2014
• Gaurav Gill (Delhi based MRF driver) won Vinz Whangarei Car Rally
• Legendary Poet and lyricist Gulzar selected for the Dadasaheb Phalke Award 2013
• British-American physicist Stuart Parkin won Millennium Technology Prize 2014
• Ratan Tata become a member of China-backed Board of Boao Forum for Asia
• Queen Elizabeth II Awarded Ratan Tata With Knight Commander (KBE) 2014
• Ernesto Gainza made a new Guinness world record of skydiving by using smallest parachute
• Andrea Petkovic won WTA title at the Family Circle Cup 2014 in USA
• Heena Sindhu Spot World no.1 Position in 10 Meter Air Pistol Event
• Lee Chong Wei & Shixian Wang won India Super Series Badminton Men’s & Women’s titles
• Iwao Hakamada honored with Boxing Belt by WBC (World Boxing Council )
• Punjab Hockey Team won Junior National Hockey Title 2014
• Koyal Rana won the Femina Miss India 2014 of 51st Edition

Important appointments of the year

A list of recently appointments of 2014 in various offices.
1. A L Banerjee – New DGP (UP)
2. Aditi Khanna – First Woman President of Indian Journalists’ Association (IJA), London
3. Ajoy Misra – MD & CEO, Tata Global Beverages Limited
4. Akhilesh Das Gupta – President (Re- Elected), Badminton Association of India (BAI)
5. Akhilesh Gupta – President of Indian Meteorological Society
6. Amitabh Kant – Secretary, Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion
7. Arvind Mayaram – New Finance Secretary
8. Arseniy Yatsenyuk – Interim Prime Minister of Ukraine
9. Arun Kumar Gupta – CMD, Shipping Corporation of India (SCI)
10. Ashraf Jehan – First female judge, Pakistan’s National Sharia Court
11. Chetan Tamboli – Chairman of CII (Confederation of Indian Industry), Western Region
12. Devendra Kumar Pathak – Special DG, Border Security Force
13. Dinesh Sarraf – CMD of Oil and Natural Gas Corporation
14. Edward Snowden – New Rector of the University of Glasgow
15. Glen Attewell – New CEO to Tesco HSC
16. G. Rohini – First Woman Chief Justice, Delhi High Court
17. H C Meena – Secretary Security, Cabinet Secretariat
18. Harish Rawat – CM of Uttrarakhand.
19. Ibrahim Mahlab – New PM of Egypt
20. Jamila Bayaz – First Women Police Chief, Afghanistan
21. Janet Yellen – Head of US Federal Reserve (1st Woman)
22. Jatinder Bir Singh – Chairman and Managing Director of Punjab and Sind Bank (PSB)
23. John Thompson – Chairman of Microsoft
24. Justice Ashok Kumar Mathur – Chairman of the 7th Pay Commission
25. Justice B.S. Chauhan – Judge of the Supreme Court
26. Kailash Meghwal – Speaker, Rajasthan Assembly
27. Kalyan Singh – Vice President of BJP
28. Kiran Mazumdar Shaw – Chairperson, Indian Institute of Management-Bangalore (IIM-B)
29. Lt Gen P R Kumar – Director General of Military Operations (DGMO), Indian Army
30. M Teresa Kho – ADB’s (Asian Development Bank) new country director for India
31. Malala Yousafzai – World Children’s Prize, Sweden
32. Manoj Vaish – MD and CEO, Multi Commodity Exchange of India Ltd (MCX)
33. Marco Lambertini – Director- General of the WWF International
34. Matteo Renzi – Italy’s youngest PM
35. Mukul Mudgal – Chairperson of Broadcasting Content Complaints Council (BCCC)
36. Narendra Kothari – New Chairman, NMDC
37. N P Singh – CEO, Multi Screen Media
38. N. Ramachandran – President, Indian Olympic Association
39. N. Srinivasan – Chairman of the International Cricket Council
40. Oleksandr Turchynov – Interim President of Ukraine
41. P. Madhusudan – CMD, Rashtriya Ispat Nigam Ltd (RINL)
42. Poonam Khetrapal Singh – Regional Director of World Health Organization South-East Asia Region
43. Pradeep Kumar Saxena – GM, South Western Railway
44. Priyadarshni Mohapatra – MD Avaya’s India and SAARC Operations
45. R. Chandrashekhar – President, NASCOM
46. R Gandhi – Deputy Governor of RBI
47. R.K. Tiwari – Chairman of Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT)
48. R.M. Lodha – New Chief Justice of India
49. R.K. Dhowan – New Navy Chief
50. Rajeev Kher – Secretary in Department of Commerce
51. Rajiv Takru – New Revenue Secretary
52. Rakesh Maria – Mumbai Police Commissioner
53. Ravi Chauhan – MD, SAP India
54. S.K. Sharma – CMD of Bharat Electronics Ltd.
55. Sanjay Kirloskar – Deputy Chairman of CII, Western Region
56. Satya Nadella – CEO of Microsoft
57. Saurabh Chandra – Secretary, Ministry of Petroleum & Natural Gas
58. Shankar Venkateswaran – Chief, Tata Sustainability Group
59. Sheikh Hasina – Prime Minister of Bangladesh (Third Time)
60. Shikar Dhawan – Brand Ambassador to Canara Bank
61. Soma Mondel – First Woman Director of National Aluminium Company Ltd.
62. B.N. Sri Krishna – Chairman of Financial Planning Standards Board India (FPSB)
63. Sudhir Gupta – Secretary, TRAI
64. Sunil Kumar Sood – General Manager, Central Railway
65. Sushil Koirala – PM of Nepal
66. T. Nanda Kumar – Chairman, National Dairy Development Board (NDDB)
67. Uday Sareen – Deputy CEO, ING Vysya Bank
68. V.Kannan – CMD of Vijaya Bank
69. Vinod Sawhney – CEO of Reliance Communication (RCom)
70. Yaduvendra Mathur – CMD of Export-Import Bank of India

Who is Who in India

Latest official of India list. Important list of Who is who in India GK.

1. Who is the Present Attorney General – Mukul Rohatgi
2. Who is the Present Solicitor General – Ranjith Kumar
3. Who is the Present Comptroller and Auditor General – Shashi Kant Sharma
4. Who is the Present Army Chief – Gen. Bikram Singh
5. Who is the Present Chief of Air staff – Arup Raha
6. Who is the Present Chief of Naval Staff – vice admiral R K Dhowan
7. Who is the Present Chief Election Commissioner – V. S. Sampath
8. Who is the Present National Human Rights Commission, Chairman – K.G Balakrishnan
9. Who is the Present National Commission for Woman, Chairperson – Mamta Sharma
10. Who is the Present Chief Information Commissioner – Rajiv Mathur
11. Who is the present Finance Commission, Chairman – Y.V. Reddy
12. Who is the Present ISRO, chairman – Dr. k. Radhakrishnan
13. Who is the present SEBI chairman – UK Sinha
14. Who is the present Supreme Court Chief Justice of India – P. Sathasivam(New R M Lodha)
15. Who is the new chief of Research and Analysis Wing (RAW) – Alok Joshi
16. Who is the new chief of Intelligence Bureau (IB) – Syed Asif Ibrahim
17. Who is the new chief of CBI? – Ranjit Sinha
18.Who is the present TRAI ( Telecom Regulatory Authority of India) Chairman – Rahul Khullar
19. Recently appointed CAG of India is – Sashikanth Sharma
20. Present Central Vigilance Commissioner of India – Pradeep Akshay Kumar

प्रमुख संवैधानिक अनुच्छेद

. अनुच्छेद 1►यह घोषणा करता है कि भारत ‘राज्यों का संघ’ है ।

2. अनुच्छेद 3►संसद विधि द्वारा नए राज्य बना सकती है तथा पहले मौजूद राज्यों के क्षेत्रों, समीओं,नामों में परिवर्तन कर सकती है ।

3. अनुच्छेद 5-11►नागरिकता का प्रवाधान

4. अनुच्छेद 12-35►मौलिक अधिकार का प्रावधान

5. अनुच्छेद 36-51►राज्य के नीति-निर्देशक तत्व

6. अनुच्छेद 51(क)►मौलिक कर्तव्य7. अनुच्छेद 52-73►भारत के राष्ट्रपति एवं उपराष्ट्रपति का संगठन और कार्यक्षेत्राधिकार

8. अनुच्छेद 74-75►मंत्रिपरिषद् की व्यवस्था और उसके कर्तव्य

9. अनुच्छेद 79►संसद का गठन

10. अनुच्छेद 80►राज्यसभा का गठन

11.अनुच्छेद 81►लोकसभा का गठन

12. अनुच्छेद 123►राष्ट्रपति को अध्यादेश जारी करने का अधिकार

13. अनुच्छेद 124►सर्वोच्च न्यायालय की स्थापना

14. अनुच्छेद 153-162►राज्यपाल की नियुक्ति तथा अधिकार

15. अनुच्छेद 163-164►राज्य के मंत्रिपरिषद् सहमुख्यमंत्री

16. अनुच्छेद 168-195►राज्य विधायिका

17. अनुच्छेद 216►उच्च न्यायालय का गठन

18. अनुच्छेद 239(क)►दिल्ली के संबंध में विशेष उपबंध

19. अनुच्छेद 243►पंचायती राज, नगरपालिका का गठन और इसके अन्य उपबंध

20. अनुच्छेद 248►अविशिष्ट विधी संबंधी शक्तियां

21. अनुच्छेद 266►भारत और राज्यों की संचित निधियां

22. अनुच्छेद 267►आकस्मिक निधियां

23. अनुच्छेद 280►वित्त आयोग का गठन

24. अनुच्छेद 281►वित्त आयोग के गठन की सिफारिशें

25. अनुच्छेद 312►अखिल भारतीय सेवाए

ं26. अनुच्छेद 315► संघ एवं राज्य लोकसेवा आयोग का गठन

27. अनुच्छेद 320► संघ लोक सेवा आयोग के कार्य

28. अनुच्छेद 324►भारत का निर्वाचन आयोग

29. अनुच्छेद 330► लोकसभा में अनुसूचित जाति-जनजाति के लिए आरक्षण

30. अनुच्छेद 331►लोकसभा में आंग्ल-भारतीय समुदाय का प्रतिनिधित्व

31. अनुच्छेद 343-351►संघ की भाषा, प्रादेशिक भाषाएं, उच्चतम एवं उच्च न्यायालयों की भाषा के संबंध में ।

32. अनुच्छेद 352-360►आपातकालीन उपबंध

33. अनुच्छेद 368►संविधान में संशोधन करने की संसद की शक्ति और प्रकिया

34. अनुच्छेद 370►जम्मू-कश्मीर राज्य के संबंध में अस्थायी उपबंध

Important Dates of History of Rajasthan

राजस्थान के इतिहास की महत्वपूर्ण घटनाएँ (Important Dates of History of Rajasthan)

  • 1191 – तराइन का प्रथम युद्ध – पृथ्वीराज चौहान व मोहम्मद गौरी के मध्य – मुहम्मद गौरी पराजित
  • 1192 – तराइन का प्रथम युद्ध – पृथ्वीराज चौहान व मोहम्मद गौरी के मध्य – पृथ्वीराज चौहान पराजित
  • 1301 – रणथम्भोर का युद्ध – हम्मीर और अलाउद्दीन खिलजी के मध्य – हमीर पराजित
  • 1303 – चित्तोड़ का युद्ध – राणा रतनसिंह व अलाउद्दीन खिलजी के मध्य – राणा रतनसिंह पराजित
  • 1527 – खानवा का युद्ध – राणा सांगा व बाबर के मध्य – राणा सांगा पराजित
  • 1544 – सामेल(जैतारण का युद्ध ) – राजा मालदेव व शेरशाह के मध्य – राजा मालदेव पराजित
  • 1576 – हल्दीघाटी का युद्ध – राणा प्रताप व अकबर के मध्य – राणा प्रताप पराजित
  • 1803 – लस्कारी युद्ध – दौलत राव सिंधिया व लार्ड लेक के मध्य – सिंधिया पराजित