Which One of the Following is Not a Directive Principle of State Policy Under Part Iv of the Constitution of India? - Legal Reasoning


Choose the most appropriate option:

Which one of the following is not a Directive Principle of State Policy under Part IV of the Constitution of India?


  • Provision for just and humane conditions of work and maternity relief.

  • Organisation of village panchayats.

  • Promotion of adult education.

  • Promotion of International peace and security.



Promotion of adult education.


Promotion of adult education is not part of the  Directive Principle of state policy.

Concept: Indian Constitution (Entrance Exams)
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2015-2016 (May) Set 1


Principle: Decision of Court is Null and Void if it is given by court which does not have jurisdiction over the subject matter.

Facts: A obtains a decision from a court that did not have jurisdiction to deal with the subject matter. 

Fill in the blanks: Choose the pair of words that complete the sentence to make logical sense.

The NDA led Government notified the __________ and the National Judicial Appointments Commission Act, thus ending the over two-decade-old _________ of appointing judges of Supreme Court and high courts. Under the new law, a six-member panel headed by __________ will select judges of the apex court and state high courts. 

Choose the best option for the following statement:

No one can be compelled to sing the National Anthem since: 

1. It will be violative of the right to freedom of speech and expression.
2. It will be violative of the right to freedom of conscience and practice & propagation of religion.
3. There is no legal provision obliging anyone to sing the National Anthem.

Which was the law introduced by Sir William Bentinck to prohibit the practice of Sati?

Chhattisgarh came into existence on?

Which article ensures the Abolition of Titles?

Which of the following completely distinguished the commercial and political functions of the company?

In the final form of the Constitution adopted by the Constituent Assembly. How many Articles and Schedules were there?

How many languages are there in the English Schedule of the Constitution of India?

Which of the following were constituted as a Union Territory by 12th Constitutional Amendment Act, 1962? 

In the question given below are two statements labelled as Assertion (A) and Reason (R). In the context of the two statements, which of the following is correct?
Assertion (A): Through the 35th constitutional Amendment Act, 1974 Government of India inserted a new Article 2A.
Reason (R) Sikkim expressed its desire for greater association with India and India conferring on Sikkim the status of an associate state.

Agricultural Income Tax is assigned to the State Government by

The Union Legislature cannot legislate on a subject in the State List unless

Which of the following state has its own constitution?

Which of the following constitutions when framed did not provide for judicial review? 

Which of the following has not been a woman judge of the Supreme Court of India, till 2009?

Answer the question which follows from the application of the under mentioned legal principle.

X' s farm house in outskirts of Delhi was attacked by a gang of armed robbers. X without informing the police, at first warned the robbers by firing in the air. As they were fleeing from the farm, he fired and killed one of them. At the trial–

I. X can avail the right of private defence as he was defending his life and property
II. X cannot avail the right as he failed to inform the police
III. X cannot avail the right as he caused more harm than was necessary to ward off the danger
IV. X can avail of the right as at first he only fires in the air.

Consider the following statements:

I. In a recent Supreme Court verdict pronounced by Justice Markandeya Katju and Justice Gyan Sudha Mishra, the court upheld the constitutionality of the Haj subsidy

II. Muslims are not the only beneficiaries of the secular state’s generosity. Hindus have also received substantial financial support from the Government With reference to the statements mentioned above, which of the following is correct?

Consider the following about Money Bill.

1. It cannot. be introduced in the Council of States.
2. It needs to be certified as such by the President.
3. It can be amended by the Council of States.
4. President has to assent it without delay.
Which of the statements given above are correct?

The following question consists of two statements one labelled as ‘Assertion’ (A) and other as ‘Reason’ (R). You are to examine these two statements carefully and select the correct answer.

Assertion (A): All minorities, whether based on religion or language, shall have the right to establish or, administer educational institutions of their choice.

Reason (R): Institutions established by the minorities are not entitled to governmental aid and government is not under an obligation to give aid.


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