Parliaments of Countries
Hello Friends, as you must be aware, in General Awareness section of competitive exams, at least one or two questions are asked pertaining to Parliament of Countries. On a broader note, the Parliaments of many countries are called National Assembly or People’s Assembly or Congress. However there are many countries whose Parliaments are popularly referred to by a unique name which may have a relevant meaning in the native language.
There can be several variations of questions on this topic; few of them are as follows:
- Question asking the name of Parliament of specific country
- Fill in the Blanks type question, such as ‘XYZ’ is the Parliament of which country?
- Match the following type question: Match Countries with Parliaments
Hereby we have provided a list of Parliaments of Countries which shall help you to answer such questions in UPSC, SSC, IBPS and other competitive exams.
|Afghanistan||National Assembly – Wolesi Jirga (Upper House) & Meshrani Jirga (Lower House)|
|Australia||Parliament (House of Representatives and Senate)|
|Britain||Parliament (House of Commons and House of Lords)|
|Canada||Parliament (House of Commons and Senate)|
|China||National People’s Congress|
|Germany||Bundestag(Lower House) and Bundesrat (Upper House)|
|Iceland||Assembly of All|
|India||Sansad – Lok Sabha (Lower House) and Rajya Sabha (Upper House)|
|Ireland||Oireachtas(Dail Eireann, House of Representatives and Seanad Eireann, Senate|
|North Korea||Supreme People’s Assembly|
|South Korea||National Assembly|
|Malaysia||Parliament (Dewan Rakyat, Dewan Negara)|
|Mongolia||State’s Great Khural|
|Pakistan||Parliament – National Assembly & Senate|
|Russia||Duma and Federal Council|
|USA||Congress (House of Representatives and Senate)|
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