Current Questions

Statutory, Regulatory & Quasi-judicial Bodies :

Central Adoption Regulatory Authority

Consider the following statements with reference to the Central Adoption Regulatory Authority (CARA):

  1. Central Adoption Resource Authority (CARA) is a statutory body of Ministry of Women & Child Development, Government of India.
  2. It is designated as the Central Authority to deal with inter-country adoptions in accordance with the provisions of the Hague Convention on Inter-country Adoption, 1993, ratified by Government of India in 2003.

Which of the statement(s) given above is/are correct?


National Anti-Profiteering Authority

Consider the following statements with reference to the National Anti-Profiteering Authority (NAPA):

  1. The National Anti-profiteering Authority (NAA) is the statutory mechanism under GST law to check the unfair profiteering activities by the registered suppliers under GST law.
  2. The Authority comprises of a six-member committee, consisting of, a Chairman (equivalent to a rank of secretary in the government), five technical members (present/former commissioners of State tax or central tax departments).

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Bureau Of Energy Efficiency

Consider the following statements:

  1. The Bureau of Energy Efficiency(BEE) is an agency of the Government of India, under the Ministry of Power created in March 2002 under the provisions of the nation's Energy Conservation Act, 2001.
  2. BEE co-ordinates with designated consumers, designated agencies and other organizations and recognize, identify and utilize the existing resources and infrastructure, in performing the functions assigned to it under the Energy Conservation Act.

Which of the statement(s) given above is/are correct?


Land Ports Authority Of India

Consider the following statements with reference to the Land Ports Authority of India:

  1. The Land Ports Authority of India is a statutory body established under Land Ports Authority of India Act, 2010.
  2. It functions under the administrative control of the Department of Border Management, Ministry of Home Affairs.

Which of the statement(s) given above is/are correct?


Khadi And Village Industries Commission

Consider the following statements:

  1. The Khadi and Village Industries Commission (KVIC) is a statutory body formed by the Government of India, under the Act of Parliament - Khadi and Village Industries Commission Act of 1956.
  2. The KVIC is authorized to establish and maintain separate organisations for the purpose of carrying out any or all of the above matters besides carrying out any other matters incidental to its activities.

Which of the statement(s) given above is/are correct?


Central Adoption Resource Authority

Consider the following statements:

  1. Central Adoption Resource Authority (CARA) is a statutory body of Ministry of Women & Child Development, Government of India.
  2. CARA is designated as the Central Authority to deal with inter-country adoptions in accordance with the provisions of the Hague Convention on Inter-country Adoption, 1993, ratified by Government of India in 2003.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?


Central Vigilance Commission (CVC)

Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) has formed a new panel to examine bank fraud and related cases. Consider the following statements regarding the newly formed panel:

  1. It is a five-member board and its jurisdiction would be confined to those cases involving the level of officers above the General Manager in the PSB in respect of an allegation of a fraud in a borrowal account.
  2. The panel in its previous avatar called the Advisory Board on Bank, Commercial and Financial Frauds.
  3. It would function as the first level of examination of all large fraud cases over Rs 500 and recommends suitable actions.
  4. Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) may also refer any case or matter to the board where it has any issue or difficulty or in technical matters with the PSB concerned.

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National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT)

National Company Law Appellate Tribunal (NCLAT) can hear the appeal against the order of?

  1. Insolvency and Bankruptcy Board of India (IBBI)
  2. Competition Commission of India (CCI)
  3. National Company Tribunal

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National Green Tribunal (NGT)

Formation of the National Green Tribunal is inspired from which Article of Indian Constitution?


National Green Tribunal (NGT)

Consider the following statements vis-à-vis the National Green Tribunal (NGT):

  1. It is a statutory body.
  2. Civil courts cannot hear the cases related to implementation of laws listed in Schedule 1 of NGT.
  3. It is not bound by the procedure laid down under the Code of Civil Procedure, 1908.

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