Daily Editorial Vocabulary – Todays’ Words:
Daily The Hindu Editorial Vocabulary:
Read below the following piece of Editorial from The Hindu Newspaper. The important words are underlined and the meanings of those words in English and Hindi are given below. Practising such editorials will be very useful to increase English Vocabulary and is a must for students preparing for exams like SSC, IBPS, SBI, CAT, GMAT, RRB, UPSC, Civil Services, MAT, IELTSm TOEFL and other exams.
Protests broke out in Hong Kong two months ago when local authorities proposed a Bill that would have allowed them to extradite suspects to places with which the city doesn’t have (1) extradition treaties, including mainland China. The Bill was suspended amid public anger, but the protests, now entering the tenth week, continue to rock the city, affecting the economy and setting off an (2) unprecedented political crisis. The police have tried several tactics to (3) rein in the protesters and restore normalcy in the city, a major Asian financial hub and business centre. They have fired tear gas shells and rubber bullets. Dozens have been arrested, some on riot charges. Still, the city has been on a standstill. Public transportation is hit. People, from construction workers to teachers and lawyers, have joined the demonstrations. The protesters (4) ransacked the local legislative council building and occupied parts of the airport, which led to the cancellation of several flights. (5) Graffiti appeared across the city calling for “a revolution” and “liberation” of Hong Kong. Despite warnings from both the city government and Beijing, the protesters don’t seem to be in a mood to leave the streets.
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