April 18, 2024
Consider the following statements regarding appellate jurisdiction of the Supreme Court to grant Special Leave:
1. It is applicable only to civil matters only
2. It is mentioned under Article 134 of Indian Constitution.
3. It is a discretionary power of the Supreme Court.
Which of the statements mentioned above are incorrect?
  • (A) 1 and 2 only
  • (B) 2 and 3 only
  • (C) 1 and 3 only
  • (D) 1,2 and 3
Passing of which of the following motions may lead to the censuring of a minister?
1. Privilege Motion
2. Censure Motion
3. Calling Attention Motion
Select the correct answer using the code give below:
  • (A) 1 and 2 only
  • (B) 2 and 3 only
  • (C) 1 and 3 only
  • (D) 1,2 and 3
Which of the following statement is correct regarding appropriation bill?
  • (A) The government can withdraw money from the Consolidated Fund of India before the enactment of the appropriation bill.
  • (B) It can be introduced either in Lok Sabha or Rajya Sabha.
  • (C) The Constitution under Article 116 has authorised the Lok Sabha to make any grant in advance in respect to the estimated expenditure for a part of the financial year
  • (D) None of the above
Which of the following statement is correct with reference to the Vice President Of India?
1. The resolution for the removal of Vice president can be initiated only from Rajya Sabha.
2. The resolution for removal must be passed by a special majority by both the Houses of the Parliament separately
3. The Constitution has not mentioned any ground for the removal of the Vice president.
Code:
  • (A) 1 and 3 only
  • (B) 1 and 2 only
  • (C) 3 only
  • (D) 1, 2 and 3
With reference to a Judge of the High Court in India, consider the following statements:
1. A distinguished jurist can be appointed as High Court Judge.
2. One should have been an advocate for 10 years of in any court to be eligible for appointment as a judge of high court.
3. A Judge subscribes to an oath or affirmation before the governor of the state.
Which of the statements given above is/are incorrect?
  • (A) 2 only
  • (B) 1 and 3 only
  • (C) 1 and 2 only
  • (D) 1, 2 and 3
Who among the following is the final authority to determine as to whether a particular matter falls under the residuary power or not?
  • (A) The Speaker of the Lok Sabha
  • (B) The Rajya Sabha by a resolution
  • (C) The Supreme Court of India
  • (D) The President of India
Which of the following statements are correct regarding Census?
1. Census is legally backed by the Census Act, 1948, and is conducted as a compulsory exercise with voluntary disclosure of information.
2. Census is conducted and maintained by the Registrar General of India and Census Commissioner of India, Ministry of Home Affairs.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?
  • (A) 1 only
  • (B) 2 only
  • (C) Both 1 and 2
  • (D) Neither 1 nor 2
Which of the following statements are correct regarding State Finance Commission?
1. It is constituted by the Governor of a State at the expiration of every fifth year.
2. It works in close coordination with the Finance Commission of India to determine the distribution of net proceeds of taxes between the Centre and the States.
3. It recommends the grants-in-aid to the Panchayats and Municipalities from the Consolidated Fund of the India.
Correct Code:
  • (A) 1 only
  • (B) 1 and 3 only
  • (C) 2 and 3 only
  • (D) 1, 2 and 3
President can remove the UPSC members without consultation with Supreme court only on the grounds of
1. Infirmity of mind or body
2. Adjudged as insolvent
3. Misbehaviour
4. Paid employment outside the duties of the office
Select the correct answer using the code given below.
  • (A) 1 and 3 only
  • (B) 3 and 4 only
  • (C) 1, 2 and 4 only
  • (D) 1, 2, 3 and 4
Consider the following statements:
1. Protection of Human Rights Act of 1993 provides for the creation of National Human Rights Commission and State Human Rights Commission.
2. Chairperson of the state Human Rights Commission (SHRC) is appointed and removed by the President of India.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?
  • (A) 1 only
  • (B) 2 only
  • (C) Both 1 and 2
  • (D) Neither 1 nor 2
Which of the following statements in the context of the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) of India is not correct?
1. CAG compiles and maintains accounts of both central and state governments.
2. CAG is removed by the President on the same grounds and in the same manner as a Supreme Court judge
3. CAG submits annual audit report to the President of India only.
Code:
  • (A) 1 and 2 only
  • (B) 3 only
  • (C) 2 only
  • (D) 1 and 3 only
Which of the following statements are correct regarding National Green Tribunal (NGT)?
1. It is a non-statutory body.
2. The Tribunal is mandated to make and endeavor for disposal of applications or appeals finally within 6 months of filing.
3. Justice Lokeshwar Singh Panta was the first Chairman of NGT.
Correct Code:
  • (A) 1 and 2 only
  • (B) 2 and 3 only
  • (C) 1 and 3 only
  • (D) 1, 2 and 3
Which of the following grant is given in advance by the Parliament to enable the government to carry on until the voting of demands for grants and the passing of the Appropriation Bill and Finance Bill?
  • (A) Vote of Credit
  • (B) Vote on Account
  • (C) Supplementary Grant
  • (D) Interim Budget
Which one of the following is the correct chronological order of the tenures of the following Presidents of Indian National Congress?
1. Jagjivan Ram
2. K Kamaraj
3. P D Tandon
4. U N Dhebar
  • (A) 1 2 4 3
  • (B) 2 3 4 1
  • (C) 3 4 2 1
  • (D) 3 4 1 2
Consider the following statements about the Attorney- General of India?
1. He is appointed by the President of India
2. He has the right to take part in the proceeding of the Parliament.
3. He has the right of audience in all courts in India.
Which of the statements given above are correct?
  • (A) 1 and 2
  • (B) 1 and 3
  • (C) 2 and 3
  • (D) All of these

© 2024 Civilstap Himachal Design & Development