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Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 1

Which of the following statements is correct?

Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 1
Section 83 of Code of Civil Procedure, 1908 deals with 'when aliens may sue'. It says that alien enemies residing in India, with the permission of the Central Government and also alien friends, may sue in any court, otherwise competent to try the suit, as if they were citizens of India, but alien enemies residing in India, without such permission or residing in a foreign country, shall not sue in any such court.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 2

Liberty to institute a fresh suit in respect of the same subject matter, at the time of withdrawal of the suit is given

Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 2
Under Order XXIII, Rule 1, no fresh suit can be instituted on the same cause of action and for the same relief after the withdrawal of earlier suit, when party fails to produce any evidence to show that the permission to withdraw the earlier suit was given on the grounds that the suit was bound to fail by reason of some formal defect or there were sufficient grounds for allowing the plaintiffs to institute a fresh suit in respect of the same subject-matter. Thus, option (4) is correct.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 3

Which of the following statements is incorrect?

Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 3
Section 239 of the Code of Criminal Procedure states, 'If, upon considering the police report and the documents sent with it under Section 173 and making such examination, if any, of the accused as the magistrate thinks necessary and after giving the prosecution and the accused an opportunity of being heard, the magistrate considers the charge against the accused to be groundless, he shall discharge the accused and record his reasons for so doing.'
Thus, the statement given in option (2) is wrong.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 4
An arrest warrant in a criminal case shall be signed by the
Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 4
An arrest warrant is an official document, signed by a judge (or magistrate), which authorises a police officer to arrest the person or people named in the warrant.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 5
A' pretends to be 'B', a person who is deceased. 'A' is liable to be punished under
Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 5
A' pretends to be 'B', a person who is deceased. 'A' is liable to be punished under Section 419 for cheating by personation. It provides that : Whoever cheats by personation shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to three years, or with fine, or with both.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 6

A claim for damages in lieu of, or in addition to, injunction can be claimed _____________

Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 6

Sec. 40 of Specific Relief Act, deals with the damages in lieu of or in addition to injunction. It says that when a plaintiff sues for perpetual injunction or a mandatory injunction, he may also claim damages, either in addition to or in substitution for the injuction and court, if it thinks fit to award such damages.
An injunction or damage is not an alternate remedy, but can be granted at the discretion of court. The damages cannot be granted, unless the plaintiff has claimed damages in the plaint or in proceedings he will be allowed to amend the plaint by incorporating clause for damages.

Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 7
In the IPC, nothing is an offence when it is done by a child
Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 7
According to Section 82 of Indian Penal Code (IPC), nothing is an offence which is done by a child under seven years of age.
Therefore, none of the above would be the right answer.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 8
'M' lends Rs. 1,00,000 to 'N'. 'P' is the surety. The contract provides that the liability of 'P' shall be limited to Rs. 50,000. The contract is
Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 8
The contract is valid entirely. 'P' can be asked to pay Rs. 50,000 in case of default of payment by 'N'. Thus, the contract provides that the liability of 'P' shall be limited to Rs. 50,000 is valid.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 9
Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996 was enacted taking into consideration which of the following?
Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 9
Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996 was enacted taking into consideration UNCITRAL Model Law i.e, United Nations Commission on International Trade Law.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 10
Which of the following statements is incorrect?
Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 10
A perpetual injunction can only be granted by the decree made at the hearing and upon the merits of the suit, the defendant is thereby perpetually enjoined from the assertion of a right or from the commission of an act which would be contrary to the rights of the plaintiff.
Thus, perpetual injunction, as per provision explained, cannot be granted without notice to and hearing the defendant.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 11
Period of limitation to recover money is
Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 11
As per article 24 of the Limitation Act, period of limitation to recover money is 3 years. This period starts to run from the date money becomes due.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 12
Goods displayed in showcase of a shop with price tag is
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Goods displayed in showcase of a shop with price tag is an invitation to offer. An invitation to offer is an act which leads to the offer which is made with an aim of inducing or negotiating the terms.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 13
The rule that no tax shall be levied except by authority of law is embodied in Article:
Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 13
Article 265 of the Constitution provides an important constitutional principle, namely, that no tax shall be levied or collected except by the authority of the law. The term 'law' in this article means statute law, i.e. an act of the legislature.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 14
'A' is carried off by a tiger. 'Z' fires at the tiger in good faith intending to rescue 'A', knowing it to be likely that the shot may kill 'A'. The shot fired by 'Z' gives 'A' a mortal wound. 'Z' has committed
Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 14
The situation above is an illustration to Section 92 of the Indian Penal Code, which states as following:
Nothing is an offence by reason of any harm which it may cause to a person for whose benefit it is done in good faith, even without that person's consent, if the circumstances are such that it is impossible for that person to signify consent, or if that person is incapable of giving consent, and has no guardian or other person in lawful charge of him from whom it is possible to obtain consent in time for the thing to be done with benefit.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 15
Who among the following is authorised for removal of public nuisance?
Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 15
According to Section 133, a District Magistrate or a Sub-Divisional Magistrate or any other Executive Magistrate is specially empowered for the removal of public nuisance. Therefore, Executive Magistrate is authorised for removal of public nuisance.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 16
Every citizen of India has a right to contest in election, unless disqualified, is
Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 16
Voting in India is neither a fundamental right nor a fundamental duty, but merely a legal right, given to the people by means of the Representation of the People Act, 1950, Section 62(1). In the PUCL vs Union of India case, the Supreme Court has ruled that right to vote is a statutory right (an individual's legal right).
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 17
A confession to be inadmissible under Section 25 of the Evidence Act
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A confession to be inadmissible under Section 25 of Evidence Act may relate to the same crime or any other crime.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 18
What is the meaning of 'lex loci'?
Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 18
The term 'lex loci' means the law of the country in which a transaction is performed, a tort is committed, or a property is situated. To be precise, it means 'law of the land'.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 19
When did the Constituent Assembly adopt the National Flag?
Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 19
The National Flag of India was adopted in its present form during the meeting of Constituent Assembly held on 22nd July, 1947, a few days before India's independence from the British on 15th August, 1947.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 20
Which of the following is synonym of the word 'deluge'?
Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 20
Deluge refers to a sudden very heavy fall of rain; a flood. So, option 3 is the correct answer.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 21

Fill in the blank with the appropriate word.
The district collector ______ the minister about the flood situation.

Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 21

Apprise' means 'to inform or tell'. It fits the context as the minister was informed about the flood situation.

Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 22

Directions: In the following question, choose the word which best fills the blank from the four given options.
Lara is usually calm, but today she appears rather ________.

Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 22

According to the statement, two different moods of Lara can be deduced. She usually remains 'calm', but today she looks 'disturbed' (the opposite word to 'calm'). Thus, option (3) is correct.

Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 23
Which of the following countries officially became the 2nd country in the world to declare a climate emergency in May 2019?
Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 23
After the United Kingdom, the Republic of Ireland officially became the 2nd country in the world to declare a climate and biodiversity emergency in May 2019. It happened after the Oireachtas (Irish parliament) report on Climate Action was accepted by the government and opposition parties without a vote. The step followed 11 days of street protests in London by the Extinction Rebellion environmental campaign group.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 24

Who has been appointed as the new Chairman of the Steel Authority of India (in 2018)?

Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 24

The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet (ACC) chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has appointed Anil Kumar Chaudhary as new Chairman of Steel Authority of India Ltd. He will be in office till his superannuation in December 2020. He succeeded P. K. Singh, who had retired from the post in June 2018.

Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 25
Who among the following was appointed as the Controller General of Accounts (CGA) in 2021?
Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 25
Deepak Das took over as the Controller General of Accounts (CGA) on August 01, 2021. Prior to assuming charge of CGA, Mr. Das served as the Principal Chief Controller of Accounts in the Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT). Deepak Das, a 1986-batch Indian Civil Accounts Service (ICAS) officer, is the 25th officer to hold the position of CGA.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 26
An application was filed by the plaintiff to withdraw the suit with permission to file a fresh suit on the same cause of action. The Munsiff refused the permission and dismissed the suit. The order is
Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 26
It is possible to withdraw an existing suit with liberty to file a fresh suit, subject to certain conditions. The relevant legal provision is contained in sub-rule (3) of Rule 1 of Order 23 of the Civil Procedure Code. It states that if there are sufficient grounds for allowing the plaintiff to institute a fresh suit for the subject-matter of a suit, then a withdrawal is allowed and a fresh suit can be filed on the same cause of action.
Thus, the order above is illegal.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 27
Compensatory costs under Section 35A of CPC can be imposed to the extent of
Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 27
Section 35A (2) says that no court shall make any such order for the payment of an amount exceeding three thousand rupees or exceeding the limits of its pecuniary jurisdiction, whichever amount is less.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 28
Under the Cr.P.C., the authority empowered to issue summons to produce a thing is
Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 28
Under the Cr.P.C., the authority empowered to issue summons to produce a thing is the court or the officer in charge of police station.
Section 91 of the Code of Criminal Procedure states that a court or police officer-in-charge of a police station may require a person to produce a document or thing which may be in his possession and which may have a bearing on the case under inquiry or investigation from the point of evidence.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 29
Which section of the Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973, deals with the inherent powers of the High Court?
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Section 482 of the Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973, deals with the inherent powers of the High Court.
It reads as: Nothing in this Code shall be deemed to limit or affect the inherent powers of the High Court to make such orders as may be necessary to give effect to any order under this Code, or to prevent abuse of the process of any Court or otherwise to secure the ends of justice.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 30
It is mandatory to produce the person arrested before the Magistrate within 24 hours of the arrest under
Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 30
It is mandatory to produce the person arrested before the Magistrate within 24 hours of the arrest under Section 57 of the Cr.P.C.
Section 57 Cr.P.C. commands that no police officer shall detain in custody a person arrested without warrant for a long period exceeding twenty-four hours. The period is exclusive of the time necessary for the journey from the place of arrest to the Magistrate.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 31
An offence under IPC which requires a complaint in writing of the public servant concerned is the offence under Section
Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 31
An offence which requires a complaint in writing of the public servant concerned is the offence under Section 172 of Indian Penal Code.
Section 172 of Indian Penal Code deals with whoever absconds in order to avoid being served with a summons, notice or order proceeding from any public servant legally competent, as such public servant, to issue such summons, notice or order, shall be punished.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 32
An assault can be caused by
Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 32
Section 351 of Indian Penal Code defines assault as whoever makes any gesture, or any preparation intending or knowing it to be likely that such gesture or preparation will cause any person present to apprehend that he who makes that gesture or preparation is about to use criminal force to that person, is said to commit an assault.
Explanation: Mere words do not amount to an assault. But the words which a person uses may give to his gestures or preparation such a meaning as may make those gestures or preparations amount to an assault.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 33
Misconduct in public by a drunken person is
Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 33
Section 510 (Misconduct in public by a drunken person):
Whoever, in a state of intoxication, appears in any public place, or in any place, or in any place which it is a trespass in him to enter, and there conducts himself in such a manner as to cause annoyance to any person, shall be punished with simple imprisonment for a term which may extend to twenty-four hours, or with fine which may extend to ten rupees, or with both.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 34
Novation of a contract under India Contract Act means
Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 34
Novation, recession and alteration of contract has been mentioned under Section 62 of the Indian Contract Act, 1872. The section states, ''If the parties to a contract agree to substitute a new contract for it, or to rescind or alter it, the original contract need not be performed.'' Therefore, novation means substitution of the old contract with a new contract, and the effect of this is that the old contract stands cancelled and need not be performed.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 35
Which among the following is not an essential requisite for creating a partnership as per Section 4 of the Partnership Act?
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Section 4 of the Indian Partnership Act states: ''Partnership is the relation between persons who have agreed to share the profits of a business carried on by all or any of them acting for all.'' Thus 'sharing of losses' is not an essential requisite for creating a partnership.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 36
In which of the following cases was it held by the Supreme Court that Part I of the Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996, would have no application to international commercial arbitrations held outside India and therefore, such awards would only be subject to the jurisdiction of Indian courts when the same are sought to be enforced in India in accordance with Part II of the said act?
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In the case of Bharat Aluminium Company v. Kaiser Aluminium Technical Services Inc., it was held by the Supreme Court that Part I of the Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996, would have no application to international commercial arbitrations held outside India and therefore, such awards would only be subject to the jurisdiction of Indian courts when the same are sought to be enforced in India in accordance with Part II of the said act.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 37
The relief by way of mandatory injunction is
Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 37
According to the provisions embedded under Section 39 of the Specific Relief Act, the relief of mandatory injunction is discretionary and may be denied by the Court in case of delay. Attempt should be made to avoid multiplicity of suits and the plaintiffs should not be driven to file another round of suit, with all the attendant delay, trouble and expense.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 38
Section 13 of the Limitation Act, 1963, applies in case of
Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 38
Section 13 of the Limitation Act, 1963, applies in case of a pauper, as it is named as 'Exclusion of time in cases where leave to sue or appeal as a pauper is applied for'.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 39
If a child is born within _____ days after the dissolution of a valid marriage, it is a conclusive proof of the legitimacy of the child.
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Section 112 in the Indian Evidence Act, 1872, deals with the concept of birth of a child during marriage and conclusive proof of his/her legitimacy. It says that the fact that any child was born during the continuance of a valid marriage between his mother and any man, or within two hundred and eighty days after its dissolution, the mother remaining unmarried, shall be a conclusive proof that he is the legitimate son of that man, unless it can be shown that the parties to the marriage had no access to each other at any time when he could have been begotten.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 40
An item of evidence which is not a secondary evidence is
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Counterparts of documents as against the parties who did not execute it, is a secondary evidence of a document.
An item of evidence which is not a secondary evidence is a counterpart of a document as against the person who executed it.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 41
In which of the provisions of the Evidence Act was a special provision as to evidence relating to electronic record added?
Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 41
Section 65(A) of the Evidence Act says that the contents of electronic records may be proved in accordance with the provisions of Section 65(B). Section 65(B) of the Evidence Act says that notwithstanding anything contained in this Act, any information contained in an electronic record which is printed on a paper, stored, recorded or copied in optical or magnetic media produced by a computer (hereinafter referred to as the computer output) shall be deemed to be also a document.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 42
Which among the following is included in the definition of 'law' as provided in Article 13?
Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 42
Article 13(3) of the Constitution of India defines 'law'. In this article, unless the context otherwise requires, 'law' includes any ordinance, order, bye-law, rule, regulation, notification, custom or usages having in the territory of India the force of law; laws in force include laws passed or made by Legislature or other competent authority in the territory of India before the commencement of this Constitution and not previously repealed, notwithstanding that any such law or any part thereof may not be then in operation either at all or in particular areas. Therefore, option 4 is the right answer.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 43
Equality of opportunity in matters of public employment
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Article 16 guarantees equality of opportunity in matters of public employment. In the first part of the article, the general rule is laid down that there shall be equal opportunity for all citizens, wherever they are living, in matters of employment under the state; thereby the universality of Indian citizenship is emphasised. In the next section, the general principle is explained in detail.
According to this, the state is prohibited from showing any discrimination against any citizen on grounds of religion, caste, race, sex, descent, place of birth or residence. The next clauses are in the nature of exceptions. According to the first, residence qualifications may be made necessary in the case of appointments under the state for particular positions. Therefore, it is clear that equality of opportunity in matters of public employment is available to all citizens of India.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 44
Which of the following is known as 'the Pittsburgh of India'?
Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 44
Attracted by the rich wealth, water and green hill region, Tata finely decided to set up his steel plant in Sakchi, which was later named as Jamshedpur in memory of its founder Jamsetji Nusserwanji Tata. Messrs Julin Kennedy Sahlin from Pittsburgh prepared the first layout of the town of Jamshedpur.
So, Jamshedpur is known as 'the Pittsburgh of India'.
so, option (3) is correct.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 45
Who among the following has been appointed by Mahendra Singh Foundation (MSF) as its India brand ambassador for #takethepowerback project?
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Mahendra Singh Foundation (MSF), a New York based organisation is set to reinvent the power of survivors of domestic abuse, rape, physical harm and acid attack. Aishwarya Sharma was appointed as Indian brand ambassador for #takethepowerback.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 46
Who among the following has been awarded the title of 21st Century Icon at an awards ceremony in London in 2018?
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Indian-origin steel tycoon, Sanjeev Gupta was named as the 21st-Century Icon at an awards ceremony in London in recognition of his success in building a flagship UK-based international metals, industrials, energy and financial services group.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 47

Directions: The following question consists of a pair of words which have a certain relationship with each other. Select one alternative from the given four options, which bears the same relationship as the original pair of words does.
Surplus : Deficit

Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 47

Surplus and deficit are antonyms. Similarly monsoon is opposite to draught, thus (2) is the correct answer.

Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 48

Directions: Pick out the synonym.
ENIGMATIC

Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 48

Enigmatic' means 'difficult to interpret or understand; mysterious'.

Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 49

Directions: In the following question, choose the word which best fills the blank from the four given options.
Children below the age of 12 can be tried only by the ________ Court.

Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 49

There is a reference to children below age 12. So, only 'juvenile' fits in the blank. 'Juvenile' means 'for children' or 'childlike'. Thus, it is the correct answer.

Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 50

Directions: The sentence below has two blanks. Beneath the sentence are a few set of words. Choose the set of words which, when inserted in the sentence, best fits the meaning of the sentence.
With the current wave of crime, tourists are _____ to make sure their passports are secure, otherwise they should be ready for the ________ consequences.

Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 50

Tourists need to secure their passports because of the soaring crime rates. So they are requested (urged) to secure their passports so as to save themselves from dire (worst) consequences. Thus, the best possible answer is option (2).

Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 51
Article 340 of the Indian Constitution deals with:
Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 51
As per Article 340 of the Constitution, "The President may by order appoint a Commission consisting of such persons as he thinks fit to investigate the conditions of socially and educationally backward classes within the territory of India and the difficulties under which they labour and to make recommendations as to the steps that should be taken by the Union or any State to remove such difficulties and to improve their condition and as to the grants that should be made for the purpose by the Union or any State and the conditions subject to which such grants should be made."
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 52
The function of the Inter-State Council does not include
Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 52
Article 263 of the Indian Constitution gives provision for the establishment of an Inter-State Council. This is to enhance the coordination between the Centre and States. A body can be formed for adjudication of disputes relating to inter-state water under Article 262, by the Parliament.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 53
An international commercial arbitration is an arbitration where at least one of the parties is
Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 53
Section 2, clause (f) of the Arbitration and Conciliation Act states, "International commercial arbitration means an arbitration relating to disputes arising out of legal relationships is considered commercial under the law in force in India and where at least one of the parties is-
(i) an individual who is a national of any country other than India; or
(ii) a body corporate which is incorporated in any country other than India; or
(iii) an association or a body of individuals whose central management and control is exercised in any country other than India; or
(iv) the government of a foreign country."
Therefore, "All of these" is the correct answer option.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 54
Under the Code of Civil Procedure, 1908, an appeal may be filed by way of a/an:
Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 54
Order 41, Rule 1 of the C.P.C. stipulates that every appeal shall be preferred in the form of a memorandum signed by the appellant or his pleader and presented to the Court or to such officer as it appoints in this behalf and is mandatory and that the memorandum of appeal has to be accompanied by a copy of the decree appealed from unless dispensed with by the Court concerned.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 55
A suit for partition contains which of the following decrees?
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Decree, as defined under Section 2(2), means the formal expression of an adjudication which conclusively determines the rights of the parties with regard to all or any of the matters in controversy in the suit and may be either preliminary or final. In a suit for partition, either of the two or both can be granted by the court.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 56
Order VI of the C.P.C. deals with:
Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 56
Order 6, Rule 1 of the Code of Civil Procedure (CPC) defines pleading as a written statement or a plaint. The plaintiff's written statement and the defendant's additional written statement are termed supplemental pleadings.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 57
A man who monitors the use by a woman of internet, e-mail or any other form of electronic communication, commits the offence of:
Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 57
Section 354-D of the Indian Penal Code was added by the Criminal Law (Amendment) Act 2013. It specifically prescribes the act of 'stalking' as acts of a person who follows a person and contacts, or attempts to contact despite a clear indication of disinterest by such person, or whoever, monitors the use by a person of the internet, e-mail or any other form of electronic communication, or watches a person in a manner that results in a fear of violence or serious alarm or distress in the mind of such person, commits the offence of stalking.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 58
Whenever a charge is altered or added to by the court after the trial has commenced:
Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 58
When a charge is altered or added to by the court after the commencement of the trial, the prosecutor and the accused shall be, as per Section 217 of the Cr.P.C., allowed to recall or re-summon, and examine with reference to such alteration or addition, any witness who may have been examined, unless the court, for reasons to be recorded in writing, considers that the prosecutor or the accused desires to recall or re-examine such witness for the purpose of vexation or delay or for defeating the ends of justice.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 59
Which one of the following is not correctly matched in the Criminal Procedure Code?
Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 59
A victim may be a person who has suffered some loss or injury by any criminal act. He may be a person who has suffered a direct and actual loss.
As per Section 2(wa), "Victim means a person who has suffered any loss or injury caused by reason of the act or omission for which the accused person has been charged and the expression 'victim' includes his or her guardian or legal heir."
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 60
Limitation period prescribed under Section 468 of the Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973 is related to
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Section 468 of the Code of Criminal Procedure lays down the period of limitation for taking cognisance of an offence. Section 468 further makes it clear that if the offence is punishable with imprisonment for a term exceeding one year but not exceeding three years, the period of limitation shall be three years.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 61
Which one of the following statements is not correct?
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According to Section 29 of the Indian Penal Code, the word 'document' denotes any matter expressed or described upon any substance by means of letters, figures, or marks, or by more than one of those means, intended to be used, or which may be used, as evidence of that matter. A map or plan, which is intended to be used or which may be used as evidence, is a document.
All the other option are documents.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 5 - Question 62
Section 125 of the Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973 is applicable to all persons irrespective of their religion.'' It was laid down in
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Section 125 of the Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973 is applicable to all persons irrespective of their religion.'' It was laid down in Mohd. Ahmad Khan v. Shah Bano Begum. When the case reached the Supreme Court of India, seven years had elapsed. The Supreme Court invoked Section 125 of the Code of Criminal Procedure, which applies to everyone regardless of caste, creed, or religion. It ruled that Shah Bano be given maintenance money, similar to alimony.