OAS Mains Questions: Indian Polity-II

Answer these Questions in about 50 words each: (Each Question carries 5 marks)
1. Comment on the 86th Amendment Act, 2002.
2. Write a brief note on the Speaker Pro Tem.
3. Explain the relation of our President with the Union Council of Ministers in the context of ‘Doctrine of Pleasure’ as stated in Article 75(1) of our Constitution.
4. What is Public Interest Litigation (P.I.L.) ? What purpose does it serve ?
5. Briefly explain the significance of the phrase ‘Procedure established by law’ as stated in Article 21 of our Constitution.
6. State briefly the role of the Comptroller and Auditor General of India. Show, why this office is Important in the recent years ?
7. “The relationship between the Governor of a state with the Chief Minister and the Council of Ministers is more of trust and confidence than aid and advice”- Comment.
8. Write a brief note on Caretaker Government.
9. Mention two essential differences between ‘Fundamental Rights’ and ‘Directive Principles of State Policy’ contained in the Indian Constitution.
10. How is the Vice President of India elected ?
11. Discuss any two functions of a High Court in India.
12. Comment on the 42nd Amendment Act, 1976.
13. Comment on the nature of citizenship as enshrined in the Constitution of India.
14. Describe the role the a State Election Commission.
15. What are the important differences between ordinary bills and money bills ?
16. What role does the India Constitution envisage for the Vice-President ?
17. India is a secular State. Explain.
18. Discuss the functions of Lok Ayukta ?
19. How are the fundamental Rights different from the Directive Principles of State Policy ?
20. What is the procedure for the amendment of the Constitution of India ?
21. What are the factors that led to the emergence of regional parties in India ?
22. What are the major flaws in our electoral system ?
23. To the extent can the Governor influence the State Politics ?


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