Supreme court as a court of record under Art. 129 means
Besides its permanent seat at Delhi, the Supreme Court can also meet at
Who is appointed as an adhoc judge of the Supreme Court?
Which of the following is covered under the original jurisdiction of the Supreme Court?
The cases involving an interpretation of the Constitution fall within the
The correct option is A.
Original jurisdiction is related to cases which are directly brought to the Supreme Court Cases which require the interpretation of the constitution or cases relating to the denial of fundamental rights are heard In the supreme court.
Assertion (A): The Supreme Court of India enjoys the power of Judicial Review
Reason (R): The Supreme Court of India is obliged to enforce the laws enacted by the Parliament without going into their constitutionality.
Under which constitutional article, jurisdiction of the Supreme Court has been retained over the Administrative Tribunals—
Under which Constitutional Article, Special leave to appeal lies with the Supreme Court—
Under which Constitutional Article enlargement of the jurisdiction of the Supreme Court is mentioned—
Which Constitutional Article defines law declared by Supreme Court to be binding on all courts—
Under which Constitutional Article, Civil and Judicial authorities are to act in aid of the Supreme Court—
In which cases the supreme court does not have original jurisdiction?
Appellate jurisdiction of supreme court in constitutional matters are mentioned under
Appellate jurisdiction of supreme court in criminal matters are mentioned under
Appeal to the supreme court by Special leave petition (SLP) under
Which are the grounds of review of a case in supreme court?
The law declared by the Supreme Court shall be binding on all the courts (except Supreme Court) within the territory of India (doctrine of stare decisis) is mentioned under
Who is appointed the controller and auditor general of India (CAG)?
The salary and other conditions of service of the CAG are required to be determined by
Who is known as the guardian of public purse in India?
Whether a person can be appointed as Governor for two or more than two states?
A is the correct option.Article 153 of the Indian Constitution states that there will be a governor for each state; however, it doesn’t state that there needs to be one governor for every state hence a governor can be appointed for two or more states. This can be done at any time and does not require and specific circumstance.
Example of appointed governor for two states
andhra pradesh and telangana- E.S.L. Narsimhan and
madhya pradesh and gujarat-om prakash kohli.
The executive power of the state shall be vested with the
The governor of a state shall be appointed by the
What is the minimum age required to become a governor?
Which are the conditions of governor office or to become a governor of a state?
The normal term of governor office is
If a governor of a state dies, who becomes the acting governor?
The ordinances promulgated by the governor are subject to the approval of the
No money bill can be introduced in the legislative assembly of the state except on the recommendations of
The governor does appoint
1. Judges of high court
2. Chief minister
3. Chairperson of state public service commission
4. Advocate general of state
Select the correct answer from the codes given below.
The correct option is B.
The Chief Justice and Judges of the High Courts are to be appointed by the President under clause (1) of Article 217 of the Constitution.
One of the following is correct.
1. The governor can withhold a bill
2. The governor can send a bill to the state legislature
3. The governor can reserve the bill for president consideration
Legislative council of a state is elected for a term of
B is the correct option. The tenure of the MLCs are “six years”. One-third of the members of the Legislative Council retire after every two years. This arrangement parallels that for the Rajya Sabha, the upper house of the Parliament of India.
The strength of the legislative council of the state cannot exceed ………………of the membership of the legislative assembly
The maximum strength of the elected members in a state legislative assembly can be
D is the correct option. Its maximum size as outlined in the Constitution of India is not more than 500 members and not less than 60. However, the size of the Vidhan Sabha can be less than 60 members through an Act of Parliament, such is the case in the states of Goa, Sikkim and Mizoram.
The members of legislative assembly are elected for a term of
The members of legislative assembly of a state varies b/w
The council of ministers of an Indian state is collectively responsible to the
Who presides the meetings of the council of ministers in a state
The correct option is C.
There is a Council of Ministers headed by the Prime Minister to aid and advise the President in the exercise of his functions. The Prime Minister is appointed by the President, who also appoints other ministers on the advice of the Prime Minister. The Council is collectively responsible to the Lok Sabha.
The chief minister who is the head of the government in a state, is
The governor can recommend imposition of the president rule in the state
A is the correct option. The governor can recommend imposition of the president rule in the state At his discretion, if he is convinced that the government of the State cannot be carried on in accordance with the provisions of the following Constitution of India.
Unless approved by state legislature, an ordinance issued by the governor remains in force for a maximum period of
Power to grant pardons vested with the governor of a state is mentioned under
There shall be a Council of ministers with the……………………at the head to aid and advise the governor in the exercises of his function
The advocate general of a high court is appointed by the
The advocate general holds his office
For the abolition or creation of legislative councils in states, a resolution has been passed by legislative assembly with majority of not less than…………of the members of assembly present and voting
The duration of the legislative council is
If any member of state legislature is absent for continuously …………………from the meetings, the house may declare his seat vacant.
Which is the correct option regarding a member is disqualified from the legislative assembly/legislative council of a state.
A bill pending in the legislature of a state shall not lapse by reason of the ……………………of the house