The Parliament has recently cleared a constitution amendment bill that will facilitate setting up of National Judicial Appointment Commission (NJAC) for appointment of judges. The NJAC will - General Knowledge Today

The Parliament has recently cleared a constitution amendment bill that will facilitate setting up of National Judicial Appointment Commission (NJAC) for appointment of judges. The NJAC will

1.

The Parliament has recently cleared a constitution amendment bill that will facilitate setting up of National Judicial Appointment Commission (NJAC) for appointment of judges. The NJAC will comprise of how many members?
[A]Four
[B]Six
[C]Eight
[D]Seven

Six
The National Judicial Appointment Commission will comprise of six members and Chief Justice of India will head the NJAC. Besides the CJI, the judiciary would be represented by two senior judges of the Supreme Court. Two eminent personalities and the Law minister will be the other members of the proposed body.

2.

Recently, the ministry of Health and Family Welfare, launched a new mass media campaign called “Sunita” to create awareness about ____?
[A]Family Planning
[B]Health harms of using tobacco
[C]Promote girl child
[D]Malnutrition

Health harms of using tobacco
The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare of India launched a powerful new anti-tobacco campaign called Sunita, designed to warn people about devastating health harms of using smokeless tobacco. The 30 second advertisement has been translated into 17 languages and will run for five weeks nationally on all governments and private TV and radio channels in every state.

3.

The Indian origin mathematician, who recently won 2014 Fields Medal, widely considered the Nobel Prize for maths is ?
[A]Manjul Bhargava
[B]Satish Kulkarni
[C]Chandra Bhattacharya
[D]Srivatsa Acharya

Manjul Bhargava
Indian origin Manjul Bhargava was among the four winners who have been awarded the Fields Medal, widely considered the Nobel Prize for maths instituted in 1936.

4.

Which one of the following cities has been chosen as ad hoc capital of Andhra Pradesh?
[A]Vijayawada
[B]Visakhapatnam
[C]Tirupati
[D]Kurnool

Vijayawada
The Andhra Pradesh government has decided to have an ad hoc capital at Vijayawada until the needed infrastructure and other projects for the new capital are completed.