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, “Recep Tayyip Erdogan” has won the first direct presidential election of which country?
[A]Turkey
[B]Kenya
[C]Zimbabwe
[D]Holland

Turkey
Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan has won first direct presidential election of Turkey. Mr Erdogan secured about 52% of the vote, to avoid any run-off. Mr Erdogan has been Prime Minister since 2003 and was barred from standing for another term.

3.

As of August 2014, the largest private power producer in India is ___?
[A]Adani Power
[B]Tata Power
[C]Reliance Power
[D]Welspun Energy

Adani Power
Adani Power limited is India’s largest thermal power producer with capacity of 7920WM and also it is the largest solar power producer with capacity of 40MW.

4.

In which of the following states, India’s first “Skill Development” centre has been inaugurated, recently (August 2014)?
[A]Karnataka
[B]Madhya Pradesh
[C]Rajasthan
[D]Haryana

Rajasthan
Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje has inaugurated country’s first skill development centre in Jaipur. The centre which has been set up under the “Livelihood Skill Project” aims to provide job oriented training programmes to the state’s unemployed youth.