UPSC  Politics

61. Consider the following statements:
1. Article 301 pertains to the Right to Property.
2. Right to Property is a legal right but not a Fundamental Right.
3. Article 300 A was inserted in the Constitution of India by the Congress Government at the Center by the 44th Constitutional Amendment.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

2 only 2 and 3 1 and 3 1, 2 and 3
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62. The following items consist of two statements, one labelled as the Assertion (A) and the other as Reason (R). You are to examine these two statements carefully and select the answers to these items using the code given in options:
Assertion (A): In India, every state has a High Court in its territory.
Reason (R): The Constitution of India provides for a High Court in each state.
Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A
Both A and R are true but R is NOT the correct explanation of A
A is true but R is false
A is false but R is true
Consider the following statements:
1. The advocate General of a State in India is appointed by the president of India upon the recommendation of the Governor of the concerned State.
2. As provided in Civil Procedure Code, High Courts have original, appellate and advisory jurisdiction at the State level.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

1 only 2 only Both 1 and 2 Neither 1 nor 2
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63. In India, other than ensuring that public funds are used efficiently and for intended purpose, what is the importance of the office of the Comptroller and auditor General (CAG)?
1. CAG exercises exchequer control on behalf of the parliament when the president of India declares national emergency/financial emergency.
2. CAG reports on the execution of projects or programmes by the ministries are discussed by the Public Accounts Committee.
3. Information from CAG reports can be used by investigating agencies to press charges against those who have violated the law while managing public finances.
4. While dealing with the audit and accounting of government companies, CAG has certain judicial powers for prosecuting those who violate the law.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

1, 3 and 4 only 2 only 2 and 3 only 1, 2, 3 and 4
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64. Consider the following statements regarding a No-Confidence Motion in India:
1. There is no mention of a No-Confidence Motion in the Constitution of India)
2. A motion of No-Confidence can be introduced in the Lok Sabha only.
Which of the statements given above is / are correct?

1 only 2 only Both 1 and 2 Neither 1 nor 2
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65. A deadlock between the Lok Sabha and the Rajya Sabha calls for a joint sitting of the parliament during the passage of........
1. Ordinary legislation
2. Money Bill
3. Constitution Amendment Bill
Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

1 only 2 and 3 only 1 and 3 only 1, 2 and 3
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66. Which of the following are the discretionary powers given to the Governor of a State?
1. Sending a report to the president of India for imposing the presidents rule
2. Appointing the Ministers
3. Reserving certain bills passed by the State legislature for consideration of the president of India
4. Making the rules to conduct the business of the State Government
Select the correct answer using the code given below:

1 and 2 only 1 and 3 only 2, 3 and 4 only 1, 2, 3 and 4
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67. According to the Constitution of India, it is the duty of the president of India to cause to be laid before the parliament which of the following?
1. The Recommendations of the Union Finance Commission
2. The Report of the Public Accounts Committee
3. The Report of the Comptroller and auditor General
4. The Report of the National Commission for Scheduled castes
Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

1 only 2 and 4 only 1, 3 and 4 only 1, 2, 3 and 4
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68. Consider the following statements:
1. The president shall make rules for the more convenient transaction of the business of the Government of India, and for the allocation among Ministers of the said business.
2. All executive actions of the Government of India shall be expressed to be taken in the name of the Prime Minister.
Which of the statements given above is / are correct?

1 only 2 only Both 1 and 2 Neither 1 nor 2
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69. With reference to National Legal Services Authority, consider the following statements:
1. Its objective is to provide free and competent legal services to the weaker sections of the society on the basis of equal opportunity.
2. It issues guidelines for the State Legal Services Authorities to implement the legal programs and schemes throughout the country.
Which of the statements given above is / are correct?

1 only 2 only Both 1 and 2 Neither 1 nor 2
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70. In the areas covered under the Panchayat (Extension to the Scheduled Areas) Act, 1996, what is the role/power of Gram Sabha?
1. Gram Sabha has the power to prevent alienation of land in the Scheduled Areas.
2. Gram Sabha has the ownership of minor forest produce.
3. Recommendation of Gram Sabha is required for granting prospecting licence or mining lease for any mineral in the Scheduled Areas.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

1 only 1 and 2 only 2 and 3 only 1, 2 and 3
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