Friday, 24 August 2012

First in Indian Law - Study material for IPO and Postal/Sorting Assistant Examination

1.First empire to define and demarcate civil and criminal law

 Gupta Empire

2. First Court ( of judicature) was established in Calcutta on

August , 1672

3. The First Law Commission was constituted in ----------------  under ------------------

1834 under the Charter Act

4. First I.P.C  and CRPC was introduced in Bengal

 In 1862 by John Beames.

5. The First Federal Court established in


6. Supreme Court was established on March 26, 1774 in Calcutta as a

Result of Regulating Act of 1773.

7. Oldest High Court

Calcutta High Court (1862)

8. First Indian High Court Judge –

Shambhunath Pandit.

.9  Youngest Judge –

 Prasanta Behari Mukherjee at the age of 38.

10. High Court with most judges –

 Allahabad High Court (60 Judges)

11. First Woman Chief Justice (High Court) –

Justice Leila Seth (Delhi)

12. First Indian President of International Court of Justice-

 Dr. NagendraSingh (First Indian recipient of World Justice Award)

13. First Chief Justice of Independent India –

Justice Harilal J. Kania.

14. First Woman judge of Supreme Court-

Meera Sahib Fatima Beevi.

15. First woman judicial officer

 -Anna Chandy

16  first Federal Court chief justice.

Sir. Maurice Gwyer

17. First woman advocate –

Cornelia Sorabji
18. “Green Bench” decides on environmental issues.

(set up by the Calcutta Court)

19. Largest prison

 Tihar Jail
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Thursday, 23 August 2012

IPO Examination postponed to 15th and 16th September 2012

Vide Directorate order no : A-34012/07/2012-DE dt 22nd August 2012, the IPO examinations to be held on 8th and 9th September stands postponed and will be conducted on 15th and 16th September 2012.


Sunday, 19 August 2012

Model questions from GK for IPO and Postal /Sorting Assistant Examination

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Q1   The  First Indian  to receive  Magsayasay  Award

Vinoba Bhave
Q2  Where was India’s  first steel plant set up?

Q3 Second Largest Human Organ

Q4 A  Person one hundred years old or older

Q5  The lady  who quit  IAS and later won the Magsayasay Award

Aruna Roy 
Q6  The 13th century Italian explorer who came to India

Marco Polo
Q7   “ Speed Post   “ by Shobha De discusses (Philately/P&T Department/Speed Post /None  of  these)

None of these
Q8  The number of articles in Indian  Constitution

Q9 The first Asian woman to swim the English Channel

Arati  Saha
Q10  Human face  has ----------- bones
Q11 The first Indian  state  to come  under President’s Rule
Q12  India  has issued  a postage stamp of Rs 45 in honour of  ------------------

Mother Terasa
Q13   Gandhiji  was born in 1869 at Porbandar

In 1869 at Porbandar
Q14  The oldest football  club in India 

Mohan  Began

Q15 Which country  built the first nuclear power station

Q16   The first woman Chief  Election  Commissioner  of India
V S Ramadevi
Q17  TTOEFL,TWE and TSEL are examinations  to  test  proficiency  in 

Q18  An Indian won  the Nobel Prize for Economics in 1998  Name him

Amartya sen

Q19  The highest denomination of the Indian Postage stamp

Rs 50
Q20   India’s first deputy  Prime  Minister

Vallabhabhai  Patel
Q21   What does millennium mean

A Thousand years
Q22  Who painted  “ The last supper “

 Leonardo da  Vinci
Q23  Name the National Flower of India

Q24 What is  the average heart beat in  a human body  per minute

Q25 What is  the  study  of  drugs  called

Q26  What is a calorie

 A calorie is  the amount of  energy  needed to  raise the  temperature of one gram ofg water  by  one degree  Celsius
Q27   What is ECG ?

Electro Cardio Graph
Q28  Which  atom has  only  one electron 

Q29  ISDN stands for 

Integrated  Services Digital Networks
Q30   ASCII  stands for

American standard Code for information   Interchange
Q31  what do  “a.m” and  p.m stand for 

a.m   means ante meridiem  or before noon
p.m means Post  meridiem  or afternoon
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Wednesday, 15 August 2012

Model Questions for IPO Examination - Consumer Protection Act

Q1  The State Consumer Protection Councils shall meet as and when necessary but not less than two meetings shall be held every year.
The  above said  statement  is   true or false


Q2  Consumer Disputes Redressal Forum to be known as the "District Forum" established by ---------------

The State Government
Q3  Who is the chairman of  the Central Consumer Protection Council

Minister in charge of consumer affairs  in the Central Government
Q4 What is the condition  related with  tenure of members in district consumer protection councils

The term of five years or up to the age of 65 years, whichever is earlier,
Q5 Every proceeding before the District Forum shall be deemed to be a judicial proceeding within the meaning of sections----------- and --------------   of the Indian Penal Code

193  and 228
Q6  What is the time limit  for  submitting  an appeal  against  the  order made by  the  district  forum  to  the state commission

Thirty days from the date of the order

Q7 Consumer Protection Act, 1986  extends to the whole of India except the State of Jammu and Kashmir
The  above said  statements is true or  fale

Q8 The  below mentioned  activity  is coming  under the  definition  of  --------------------------
“Falsely represents any re-built, second-hand, renovated, reconditioned or old goods as new goods”

Unfair trade practice

Q9   Consumer Disputes Redressal Forum to be known as the ----------------------
"District Forum
Q10  State   the  time  limit  for admit  a  complaint  before  the District Forum, the State Commission or  the National  Commission

Two years from the date on which the cause of action has arisen
Q11  The National Commission shall have administrative control over all the State Commissions   calling for periodical returns regarding the institution, disposal, pendency of cases

The  above  said  statement is  true or false


Q12  Where a complaint instituted before the District Forum, the State Commission or, as the case may be, the National Commission, is found to be frivolous or vexatious.

Then make an order that the complainant shall pay to the opposite party such cost, not exceeding --------

Ten thousand rupees
Q13  How  the consumer is defined  in consumer protection act 

For the purpose of the Consumer Protection Act, the word "consumer" has been defined separately for "goods" and "services

Q14  The  consumer protection act applies to all goods and services unless otherwise expressly notified by the Central Government.

The  above said  statement is  true or False

True .

Q15  What are the Three-Tier Grievance Redressal Machinery for enforcement of the rights of the consumers

At the base, the Slate Commission at the middle level and the National Commission at the apex level.
Q 16 If  the consumer would  like  to  file  complaint  against  the verdict  issued  by  National  consumer  Protection  Council   then where  it  can be challenged

In the Supreme Court. 
Q17  Growing crops is under the category  of -------------------- in  consumer protection act

Q18 The Indian Parliament enacted Consumer Protection Act  in December, 1986. It came into force on -------------
April  15, 1987
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Monday, 13 August 2012

Common terms related with legislature- Study material for IPO Examination

By  election
Special election to  a seat rendered vacant during the term of an elected person
Temporary union of political parties for a special purpose
A political unit on which a number of smaller political units  political units devolve certain power over themselves and their citizens
Prosecution of a very high public  official by the legislature for alleged offences otherwise beyond the normal reach of law
Mid  -term election
An election to the legislature before completion pf its full term usually because of dissolution
Direct vote of electors on  a political issue of importance
Proportional representation
A system under which a legislature reflects the strength of the various political parties among the electorate at large
Question Hour
Session of the legislature usually begins  with question hour in which members can ask question on any aspect of administration
The formal adoption by   a state of a treaty signed by its representatives It is effected by  an exchange of documents , embodying their formal adoption of the treaty , between the states concerned
A reference of a particular Political  question  to  the electorate  for  a direct  decision by  a popular vote
Form  of government  without a monarch
Snap Vote
A  vote taken  unexpectedly  without voters having been  briefed in advance
Supplementary  question 
The question asked  in  parliament based on  the answer to  the main  question
Zero  Hour 
Time allotted in the house  every day  for  miscellaneous business  ie  call  attention  notice  , questions on official  statements and adjournment  motions
Adult franchise
The voting right conferred on  every adult  without  distinction   to  elect  any  candidates
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