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Improve Your Vocabulary From Newspaper(14-10-2017)

Thought Sonia would make Singh President, I could be Prime Minister: Pranab Mukherjee   As late as June 2, 2012, less than two months before he took oath as the 13th President of India, Pranab Mukherjee had come away from a meeting with Congress presidentSonia Gandhi with a “vague” impression that …

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Improve Your Vocabulary From Newspaper(12-10-2017)

Transferring money with your phone was never this easy   UPI has been trending for some time now. It is low-cost, cashless, and provides an unmatched payment experience with complete financial security. For the uninitiated, UPI or United Payments Interface helps you transfer money and make payments using the IMPS (Immediate …

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Improve Your Vocabulary From Newspaper(10-10-2017)

SC bans firecrackers during Diwali: Experts welcome move, livid shopkeepers say better ban nuclear bombs In an effort to check alarming pollution level, the Supreme Court on Monday slapped a temporary ban on the sale of firecrackers in Delhi-NCR region during Diwali this year, dealing a blow to the traders and …

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Improve Your Vocabulary From Newspaper(08-10-2017)

Out of my mind: Corruption or growth There is a story that Jawaharlal Nehru was upset to learn that there was widespread corruption in India; he should have known that it was his idealism which sowed the seeds of corruption. In a world of scarcity and allocation by government, corruption was essential for …

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Improve Your Vocabulary From Newspaper(07-10-2017)

Section 66A once more   After the Supreme Court struck down the draconian and arbitrary Section 66A of the Information Technology Act, an expert committee appointed by the government has proposed legislation to meet the challenge of hate speech online, by amending the Code of Criminal Procedure, the Indian Penal Code …

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