Indian Polity & Governance in Constitution (Civil Service Examination), Questions and Answers, GK for UPSC, Bank PO & All Exams

1. Which one of the following High Courts has the Territorial Jurisdiction over Andaman and Nicobar Islands? [2003]

2. Who was the Chief Justice of India when Public Interest Litigation (PIL) was introduced to the Indian Judicial System? [2006]

3. Assertion (A): In India, every State has a High Court in its territory.
Reason (R): The Constitution of India provides a High Court in each State. [2006]

4. A British citizen staying in India cannot claim right to:

5. With reference to the United Nations Convention on the Right s of the Child, consider the following: [2010]
1. The Rights of Development
2. The Right to Expression
3. The Right to Recreation
Which of the above is/are the Rights of the child?

6. Consider the following statements: [2004]
1. The highest criminal court of the district is the Court of District and Session Judge
2. The District Judge are appointed by the Governor in consultation with the High Courts
3. A person to be eligible for appointment as a District Judge should be an advocate or a pleader of seven years'standing or more, or an officer injudicial service of the Union or the State judiciary
4. When the Sessions Judge awards death sentence, it must be confirmed by the High Court before it is carried out
Which of the statements given above are correct?

7. With reference to the National Investment Fund to which the disinvestment proceeds are routed, consider the following statements: [2010]
1. The assets in the National Investment Fund are managed by the Union Ministry of Finance.
2. The National Investment Fund is to be maintained within the Consolidated Fund of India.
3. Certain Asset Management companies are appointed as the fund managers.
4. A certain proportion of annual, income is used for financing select social sectors.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

8. Given below are two statements, one labelled as Assertion (A) and the other labelled as Reason (R).
Assertion (A): Willful disobedience or non-compliance of Court orders and use of derogatory language about judicial behaviour amount to Contempt of Court.
Reason (R): Judicial activism cannot be practiced without arming the judiciary with punitive powers to punish contemptuous behaviour.
In the context of the above two statements which one of the following is correct? [1997]

9. With reference to Lok Adalats, which of the following statements is correct? [2010]

10. Consider the following statement: [2004]
India continues to be dependent on imports to meet the requirement of oilseeds in the country because:
1. farmers prefer to grow food grains with highly remunerative support prices
2. most of the cultivation of oilseed crops continues to be dependent on rainfall
3. oils from the seeds of free origin and rice bran have remained unexploited
4. It is far cheaper to import oilseeds than to cultivate the oilseed crops
Which of the statements given above are correct?

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11. Indian Polity & Governance in Constitution - 01
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