DIRECTIONS (Q. No. 1-5): In each question, there are five sentences. Each sentence has pairs of words/phrases that are italicised and highlighted. From the italicised and highlighted word(s)/phrase(s), select the most appropriate word(s)/ phrase(s) to form correct sentences. Then, from the options given, choose the best one.… Read the MoreRead more
Directions (1-5): In each of the following questions, a paragraph with a blank is given. From the five choices given below, select the sentence which can go into the blank to make the paragraph logically coherent.
1. In Pakistan where television faces censorship and the print media is under pressure, social media platforms are a thriving space where people express views without fear.… Read the More
A. Worse, some failed experiments have been projected as successes through sheer propaganda — business correspondents in Ratu (Jharkhand) and “direct benefit transfer” of kerosene subsidies in Kotkasim (Rajasthan) are just two examples.
B. The Aadhaar Bill includes some helpful safeguards, but it does nothing to restrain the use of Aadhaar or prevent its misuse as a tool of mass surveillance.… Read the MoreRead more
Directions (Q.01-07): In the following passage, there are blanks, each of which has been numbered. These numbers are printed below the passage and against each, four words are suggested, one of which fits the blank appropriately. Find out of the most appropriate word in each case.… Read the MoreRead more
- For instance, Aadhaar applications in the PDS, MGNREGS, and even the banking system have had poor results in Jharkhand, and caused much disruption.
- MGNREGS workers have been offloaded by rural banks on Aadhaar-enabled business correspondents who proved unable to pay them due to poor connectivity.