Scorpion venom contains toxins which are Proteins.
Sodium Carbonate is used in glass industry.
The sky appear blue due to Scattering of light.
Article 14 of the Constitution which speaks about Equality before law applies within territory of India only.
Article 20 of the Constitution grants protection from double jeopardy.
India is a Quasi-federation.
Article 47 (3) of the Constitution speaks about duty of the State to raise the level of nutrition and standard of living and to improve public health.
10, 5 members are there from Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha respectively in the Joint Committee on Offices of Profit.
In the awards given at 20th e-Governance Conference held at Visakhapatnam, MietY for MyGov won the sectoral award for digital transformation towards transforming India.
One of the features of e-sampark is Sending of informational and public service messages to citizens through e-mail/SMS.
In 2016, in the case of Youth Bar Association of India (Yuva Nyavaadula Sangham), the Supreme Court delivered a judgement that except in certain sensitive matters, in all cases copies of FIRs shall be Uploaded to the police website/State website within 24 hours of registration.
As per the monitorable targets of the 12th Five Year Plan, the targeted percentage of reduction of head count ratio of consumption poverty over the preceding estimates is 10%.
The target recommended by the Fourteenth Finance Commission for the combined debt of States and Centre as percentage of GDP is 62%.
The Arogya Raksha Scheme of Andhra Pradesh Government is for People above poverty line.
The second major crop of cultivation in Andhra Pradesh in terms of share in gross value addition (GVA) is Cotton.
The proposed GST rate on sugar is 5%.
The present Director of FBI is Andrew McCabe
Recently, in Kulbhushan Jadhav case, the International Court of Justice stay the death sentence awarded by a Pakistan Court.
GSLV Mark III D1 is the heaviest rocket launched by ISRO till date.
The next elections for the post of President of India is going to be held on 17th July.
The Prime Minister has attended the 350th birth anniversary of Guru Gobind Singh in the city of Patna.
Ashwin Adhin is the name of the Vice President of Suriname who attended Pravasa Bharatiya Diwas in Bengaluru in January.
The film La La Land got maximum Oscar Awards in the 89th Academy Awards function.
Justice Abhay Manohar Sapre is appointed as the Chairman of Cauvery Water Disputes Tribunal.
The Government of Jammu & Kashmir has issued a guest control order with effect from 01/04/2017 restricting number of guests at a wedding.
Ravichandran Ashwin was awarded the Sir Garfield Sobers Trophy as ICC Test Cricketer of the Year, 2016.
Electro Convulsive Therapy for minors is prohibited by the Mental Healthcare Bill, 2016.
Under My Ituka – My Amaravathi programme, the cost per brick to be met by donors is < 10.
While discharging his functions under Section 8(3) of the Andhra Pradesh Reorganization Act, the Governor has to consult Council of Ministers of State of Telangana.
The report of Sivaramakrishnan Committee constituted by the Union Government to find out a new capital for Andhra Prades suggested some loose options.
The asset division on the basis of geographical location is disadvantageous and unfair to the State of Andhra Pradesh because the Major economic assets built in the united State are located in Hyderabad.
Andhra Pradesh State Information Commission is not considered by the Andhra Pradesh Reorganization Act as part of reorganization.
The 10th Schedule of the Andhra Pradesh Reorganization Act, 2014 contains a list of Training Institutes/Centers.
Andhra Pradesh has the highest installed capacity of solar power among all the States of India.
The ‘‘Project Elephant” launched was in India in the year 1992.
Nagarjunasagar – Srisailam Tiger Reserve is the largest tiger reserve in India in terms of area.
Union Ministry for Environment and Forests is the authority to grant approval for use of forest land for non-forest purposes in India.
The genetically engineered crop which recently cleared by GEAC as safe for human consumption is Mustard.
Global warming would make the Indian Monsoon Devastating and unpredictable Over Antarctica region, is the major ozone hole of the Earth.
Simple language with basic information and steps to be taken is an ideal contingency plan for disaster management contain, for implementation by people.
When there is likelihood that lightning would strike People should not stand under trees
Ministry of Health and Family Welfare is the central nodal ministry for management of epidemics.
Land use pattern is a man-made factor for landslides to occur.
RCC Building with small windows and openings away from the pillars would be likely to suffer less damage during an earthquake.
The Super Cyclone which slammed Orissa in 1999 was with an approximate wind speed of 270 to 300 kmph.
If Alleviate is to Aggravate, then Elastic is to Rigid.
Himalayas are the youngest mountains.
The forests in Andhra Pradesh are mainly Tropical Deciduous Forests.
The river Penna meet the Bay of Bengal at Utukuru in Nellore district.
Silent Valley in Kerala is home for the largest population of Lion-tailed Macaques.
Deccan Plateau is formed mainly from Igneous rocks.
The narrow channel of sea separating India and Sri Lanka is called Palk Strait.
Simlipal bio reserve is located in Orissa.
Portuguese were the first to enter to India for trade.
The Sepoy Mutiny take place After 100 years of the Plassey War.
The Governor General who introduced the office of District Collector is Warren Hastings.
Perceived threat from revolutionary nationalists was the reason for enactment of Rowlatt Act.
Mohammad Ali Jinnah opposed separate electorates for Muslims in 1906.
Due to differences in Congress on entry of Indians into Legislative Assemblies, Swaraj Party was formed in 1922.
Indian Independence Act, 1947 is also known as Mountbatten Plan.
Due to condensation of water vapour in the atmosphere, the outside of a glass filled with cold water become wet.
The yellow silver bromide turn into Grey colour when exposed to sunlight.
Due to oxidation of an enzyme present in apple , the open portion of a cut apple turn brown when exposed to air.
The enzyme Amylase is found in saliva is responsible for digestion.
The amount paid as incentive by Government of Andhra Pradesh to a couple in case of inter caste marriage is < 50,000.
< 2 Crore is allotted by the Government of Andhra Pradesh in the Budget for 2017 – 18 for rehabilitation of Jogin women through APSCCFC Ltd.
The Social Welfare Department of Government of Andhra Pradesh pay electricity bills in case of Scheduled Caste / Scheduled Tribe households upto 50 units of electricity.
“OBMMS” is Online Beneficiary Monitoring and Management System.
Andhra Pradesh is the first State to pass an Act on planning, allocation and utilization of Scheduled Caste and Tribal sub plans.
The percentage of subsidy granted by Government of Andhra Pradesh to Scheduled Caste youth under the scheme of purchase of four-wheelers (like Toyota Innova or Tata ACE) on loan from APSCCFC Ltd. is 35%.
The constitutional provisions for upliftment of Scheduled Castes was grouped into 5 broad heads.
Article 25 of the Constitution prescribes that Hindu religious institutions of public character shall be open to all classes and sections of Hindus.
SC/ST employees promoted earlier than their counterpart in general category by virtue or reservation shall be senior to general category in the promoted scale/post.
The right to conserve distinct language, script or culture is mentioned in Article 350 of the Constitution.
Grants-in-Aid to specified States covered under 5th and 6th Schedules is one of the economic safeguards provided by the Constitution for Scheduled Tribes.
The National Commission for Scheduled Tribes was established through a Constitutional amendment.
For the purpose of inclusion of a tribe under the Scheduled Tribes, apart from others, Registrar General of India has to give consent.
The tenure of the Chairman, Vice Chairman and members of the National Commission for Scheduled Tribes is 3 years.
The time limit to the Public Information Officer for providing information to an applicant, when his life and liberty are under threat is 48 hours.
The time period till which Lokayukta or Upa-Lokayukta can investigate into any complaint on an allegation under the Andhra Pradesh Lokayukta Act is 6 years from the date of the alleged event.
The Chairman of the National Human Rights Commission has to be the former Judge of Supreme Court.
If a person wants to set up a minority educational institute, permission from the National Commission for Minority Educational Institutions is mandatory.
Lalitha Kumaramangalam is the present Chairperson of the National Commission for Women .
The term of the Comptroller and Auditor General is 6 years except in cases where 65 years age is attained, the term ends before 6 years.
The meaning of “Dowry” under the Dowry Prohibition Act is any property or valuable security given directly or indirectly.
Under the Panchayats Extension to Scheduled Areas (PESA) Rules, 2011 framed by Government of Andhra Pradesh, Village Panchayat will discharge the functions of village market committee in scheduled areas.
Under the Central Sector Scheme for Rehabilitation of Bonded Labour, 2016, the amount of compensation fixed in extreme cases involving deprivation or marginalization such as trans-genders or women or children is < 3,00,000 .
Under the Scheduled Tribes and Other Traditional Forest Dwellers (Recognition of Forest Rights) Act, 2006, Gram Sabha is the authority to initiate the process of determining the nature and extent of individual or community forest rights.
Under the Commission of Sati (Prevention) Act, 1987, maximum term of imprisonment for glorification of Sati is 7 years.
Under the Protection of Civil Rights Act, the following would be an offence under “untouchability” :
(1) Refusing to sell goods in ordinary course of business
(2) Refusing entry to a private temple where entry is allowed to all
(3) Unlawful compulsory labour of removing a carcass
The Constitution is a Foundation law.
The Objectives resolution of the Constituent Assembly later on took the form of the Preamble.
Bill on Pension to MPs even when their term is only one year was returned by the President K.R. Narayanan.
If the Lok Sabha is dissolved, President acts on advice of Council of Ministers.
The Republic of India is a Result of declaration of will of People of India.
The Constitution uses the term Union to describe the Centre.
Dr. Babu Rajendra Prasad was elected as the President of the Constituent Assembly.
Picture of Elephant is present on the seal of the Constituent Assembly.
The goal of Directive Principles is to establish Welfare State.
Lakshadweep does not have representation in Rajya Sabha.
On the grounds Violation of the Constitution, the President of India be impeached.
Speaker of the Lok Sabha is not a part of the Union Executive.
All revenues, borrowings and receipts on repayment of loans are credited to Consolidated Fund of India.
The salaries of judges of High Court and Supreme Court are charged to the Consolidated Fund.
In the absence of Speaker or Deputy Speaker, Deputy Chairman, Rajya Sabha chairs the Joint Session of the Parliament.
The principle “All are equal before law” mentioned in Article 14 of the Constitution applies to Prime Minister.
If a party has 100 legislators (MLAs) in an assembly, as per anti-defection law, 34members are required to create a break-away faction without attracting disqualification.
Union Public Service Commission was established in the year 1950.
only one Anglo-Indian can be nominated by the Andhra Pradesh Governor to the State Assembly.
Governor of Jammu & Kashmir can proclaim President’s rule in Jammu & Kashmir.
If a person is convicted under the SC, ST (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, He cannot contest in elections.
The creation of All India Services is prescribed in the Constitution in Article 312.
Election Commission of India derives its powers as per the Article 324of the Constitution.
22 languages are recognized by the Constitution of India in the Eighth Schedule.
The State of Punjab was under President’s rule for the longest period.
Proportionate representation through single transferable vote is the method of election of members of the Rajya Sabha.
Minerva Mills is the first case in which Supreme Court explicitly stated that Judicial Review is part of Basic Structure of the Constitution of India.
Judicial Activism arises mainly because of the failure of Legislature and Executive.
The fundamental rights “Right to Life and Liberty” are available to non-citizens also.
The President decides the number of judges in the High Court.
All India Caste Associations is an example of National Integration.
Articles 245 to 255 of the Constitution of India deals with Centre-State relations in legislative matters.
The GST regime Enables States to be equal partners with Centre on tax matters Conducting Departmental examinations is not a function dealt by Union Public Service Commission with regard to various services of the Union.
The Finance Commission of India deals with Sharing of taxes between Centre and States
In the Parliamentary procedure, a motion is a/an Formal proposal by a member to do something permissible.
Rule of law is the force that moves the machine of democracy.
Chief Justice of India initiates the process of appointment of Chief Justice of a High Court.
Jawaharlal Nehru moved the Objectives resolution in the Constituent Assembly.
The amount (in rupees) paid per a Scheduled Caste/Tribe candidate under the NTR Vidyonnathi Scheme to a private coaching institute for Civil Services Coaching is Rs. 2,00,000 /-.
How much percentage of marks are to be secured by a candidate in his Degree or PG (as applicable) to be eligible under Ambedkar Overseas Vidyanidhi Scheme ? Cut-off system is followed.
Approximately, Rs. 29 crores paid as compensation to tribal coffee growing farmers of Visakhapatnam district for loss due to Hud Hud Cyclone (choose nearest figure in Rupees Crores).
The lower age limit for persons belonging to PVTG (Particularly Vulnerable Tribal Group) for availing old age pension is 50 years.
The tribal religious festival was declared as a State festival during 2016 is Sri Sri Sri Modakondamma Talli Jatara.
Under the Ambedkar Overseas Vidyanidhi programme,PG and Ph.D. studies can be pursued in USA, UK, Australia,Canada and Singapore.
The annual family income limit (in rupees) for a Scheduled Caste student to avail post-matric scholarship is Rs.2,00,000 /-.
The organization which implements the rehabilitation of bonded labour scheme in Andhra Pradesh is Andhra Pradesh Scheduled Castes Cooperative Finance Corporation Ltd.