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Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 8 - Question 1

Who among the following nominates the Chairman of the Public Accounts Committee of the Parliament?

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The Public Accounts Committee (PAC) is a committee of selected members of the Parliament, constituted by the Parliament of India, for the auditing of the revenue and the expenditure of the Government of India. The Chairman is appointed by the Speaker of the Lok Sabha.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 8 - Question 2

Grave and sudden provocation is a

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Whether the provocation was grave and sudden enough to prevent the offence from amounting to murder' is a question of fact; that is, it should not be treated as a question of law and should be decided according to the facts and particular circumstances of each case. Grave and sudden provocation is also an exception to the offence under Section 300 IPC.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 8 - Question 3

Identify the correct statement.

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Culpable homicide and murder are two offences under the Indian Penal Code, the distinction between which has always been perplexing. In the scheme of Penal Code, culpable homicide is the 'genus' and murder is the 'species'. All murders are culpable homicide, but not vice versa.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 8 - Question 4
Court of a chief judicial magistrate is empowered to pass a sentence of
Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 8 - Question 4
According to Section 29 of the Code of Criminal Procedure Act, 1973, sentences which court of a chief judicial magistrate may pass are authorised by law, except a sentence of death or of imprisonment for life or of imprisonment for a term exceeding seven years.
Therefore, option (1) is the correct answer.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 8 - Question 5
Which of the following is not a public servant?
Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 8 - Question 5
Section 21 of the Indian Penal Code defines public servant. It does not list 'secretary of a co-operative society' as public servant.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 8 - Question 6
The stipulation that all offences under Indian Penal Code would be tried according to the provisions in Code of Criminal Procedure, is contained in which of the following sections?
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Section 4 of the Criminal Procedure Code talks about the trial of offences under the Indian Penal Code and other laws. It says that all offences under the Indian Penal Code (45 of 1860) shall be investigated, inquired into, tried and otherwise dealt with according to the provisions hereinafter contained. All offences under any other law shall be investigated, inquired into, tried and otherwise dealt with according to the same provisions, but subject to any enactment for the time being in force regulating the manner or place of investigating, inquiring into, trying or otherwise dealing with such offences.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 8 - Question 7

Which of the following phrases do not find place in Section 304 A IPC?

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Section 304-A of The Indian Penal Code: Causing death by negligence - Whoever causes the death of any person by doing any rash or negligent act not amounting to culpable homicide shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to two years, or with fine, or with both.
Rash and negligent act is an incorrect phrase.

Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 8 - Question 8
A sum fixed beforehand as amount of compensation payable in the event of breach of contract is called
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When a contract has been broken, if a sum is named in the contract as the amount to be paid in case of such breach, or if the contract contains any other stipulation by way of penalty, the party complaining of the breach is entitled, whether or not actual damage or loss is proved to have been caused thereby, to receive from the party who has broken the contract reasonable compensation not exceeding the amount so named or, as the case may be, the penalty stipulated for, then it is called a liquidated damage or a penalty.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 8 - Question 9
Which of the following statements is not in accordance with provisions of the Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996?
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An arbitral award shall be made in writing and shall be signed by the members of the arbitral tribunal.
The arbitral award shall state the reasons upon which it is based, unless the parties have agreed that no reasons are to be given or the award is an arbitral award on agreed terms.
A signed copy of the award shall be delivered to each party. An arbitral award is itself enforceable as a decree of the court, normally after three months from the date on which it was received by the parties, provided no application for setting aside the award is made or if it is made the same has been rejected.
Section 31(6) provides that the arbitral tribunal may, at any time during the proceedings make an interim award on any matters with respect to which it may make a final award.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 8 - Question 10
Specific Relief Act is
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Specific Relief Act is a remedy which aims at the exact fulfillment of an obligation. It is remedial when court directs the specific performance of contract and protective when court makes a declaration or grants an injunction. Specific Relief Act is an example of subordinate law.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 8 - Question 11
In which of the following cases was it held by the Supreme Court that 'delay in deciding mercy petition is a sufficient ground for commuting the death sentence to life imprisonment'?
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In the case of Shatrughan Chouhan v. Union of India, it was held that the delay in disposal of the mercy petition is one of the relevant circumstances for commutation of a death sentence.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 8 - Question 12
Which of the following articles was amended by the 42nd Constitutional Amendment Act?
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Amendment of Article 330:
In Article 330 of the Constitution, the following explanation has been inserted at the end.
Explanation - In this Article and in Article 332, the expression population means the population as ascertained at the last preceding census of which the relevant figures have been published, provided that the reference in this explanation to the last preceding census of which the relevant figures have been published shall, until the relevant figures for the first census taken after the year 2000 have been published, be construed as a reference to the 1971 Census.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 8 - Question 13
The doctrine of constructive res judicata is explained in:
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The doctrine of constructive res judicata is explained in Explanation IV of Section 11, CPC, 1908. In simple terms, constructive res judicata is an extension of res judicata principle serving the same purpose of preventing the multiplicity of proceedings. Whereas res judicata basically prohibits suit which has already been decided by a competent court, constructive res judicata prohibits raising issues which ought to be raised in the previous suit.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 8 - Question 14
If a person sitting across a girl in public transport deliberately shows a pornographic picture to her, then it amounts to the offence of
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According to section 354 A of Indian Penal Code,which talks about "Sexual harassment", if a person sitting across a girl in public transport deliberately shows a pornographic picture to her, then it amounts to the offence of sexual harassment.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 8 - Question 15
The Primary Evidence Rule in relation to documentary evidence is incorporated in Section
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Section 64 of Evidence Act deals with the proof of documents by primary evidence.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 8 - Question 16
Which of the following have not been mentioned in the definition of documents as the means by which any matter is expressed or described upon any substance?
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Section 29 of the Evidence Act defines document. It says that 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. Symbols have not been included anywhere. Hence, option 3 is the correct answer.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 8 - Question 17
Period of thirty years under Section 90 of the Evidence Act is to be reckoned from the date on which the document is
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Period of thirty years is to be reckoned, not from the date upon which the deed is filed in court but from the date on which, it having been tendered in evidence, its genuineness or otherwise becomes the province of proof.
The period of thirty years is to be commuted from the date of its exaction to the date on which it was sought to be put into evidence.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 8 - Question 18
In India, right to education is a
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In India, right to education is a fundamental right under Article 21A of the Constitution of India.
The Act promises to ensure education for all children between the age group of 6 to 14 years.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 8 - Question 19

Directions: In the following question, there is a certain relationship between two given terms on one side of (: :) and one term is given on the other side of (: :), while another term is to be found from the given alternatives having the same relationship with this term as the terms of the given pair bear. Choose the best alternative.
Sponge : Porous : : Rubber : ?

Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 8 - Question 19

Sponge is a porous material. Rubber is an elastic material. Option 1 is incorrect because tyre is an object made of rubber and not a characteristic property of the material. Option 2 is incorrect because even though rubber is a solid, its most noticeable characteristic is its elasticity. Option 4 is incorrect because rubber is flexible.

Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 8 - Question 20

Directions: In the following question, choose the word from the options which is opposite in meaning to the given keyword.
Shatter

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Shatter' is to damage or destroy. So, 'restore' is the correct answer.

Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 8 - Question 21

Directions: In the following question, choose the word which best fills the blank from the four given options.
Bhagat Singh ________ his life for the country.

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Sacrificed' fits the context of the sentence, as it means that he voluntarily gave his life for the country. 'Lost/spent' does not convey this meaning correctly. 'Laid' would require a preposition after it.

Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 8 - Question 22
Which of the following is used for making glass?
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Sand is used for making glass. To make clear glass, a special sand called silica sand is used. This fine white sand is needed because it is very pure and does not contain other unwanted chemicals. Glass production also needs limestone, soda ash and other chemicals to colour the glass.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 8 - Question 23
Which among the following is the host country for 2019 IAAF World Relays?
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Correct Answer: Japan
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 8 - Question 24

The New Academy Prize in Literature was established in 2018 in lieu of the Nobel Prize in Literature. Who won the 2018 New Academy Prize in Literature?

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The New Academy Prize in Literature was awarded to Maryse Condé. After the postponement of the 2018 Nobel Prize in Literature, the New Academy was formed as non-profit organization in 2018, not affiliated with either the Nobel Foundation or the Swedish Academy.

Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 8 - Question 25

Proceedings under Section 125 Cr.P.C. are essentially

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The relief given under Section 125 of the Code of Criminal Procedure is essentially of a civil nature and the proceedings are essentially civil proceedings and not criminal proceedings.

Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 8 - Question 26
Which of the following properties can be attached?
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Section 60 of the Code of Civil Procedure provides for properties liable to attachment and sale in execution of decree. These are
(i) lands, houses or other buildings
(ii) goods
(iii) money, bank notes, cheques, bills of exchange, hundis and promissory notes
(iv) government securities, bonds or other securities for money, debts and shares in a corporation
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 8 - Question 27
Garnishee means
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Garnishee means a judgment-debtor's debtor. He is a person or institution that is indebted to another whose property has been subject to garnishment. He is a person who is liable to pay a debt to a judgment debtor or to deliver any movable property to him. A third person or party in whose hands money is attached by process of court; so called, because he had garnishment or warning, not to pay the money to the defendant, but to appear and answer to the plaintiff creditor's suit.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 8 - Question 28
Any error in a judgement pronounced by a criminal court
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Section 362 of the Code of Criminal Procedure states that save as otherwise provided by this Code or by any other law for the time being in force, no court, when it has signed its judgement or final order disposing of a case, shall alter or review the same except to correct a clerical or arithmetical error.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 8 - Question 29
In a cognizable offence, a police officer
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Cognizable offence/case means a case in which a police officer may arrest without warrant, as per the First Schedule of the Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, or under any other law for the time being in force. Cognizable offences are usually offences which are serious in nature.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 8 - Question 30
For an offence under Section 326 IPC, the police arrested an accused. He gave an interview to the media confessing his guilt on the way to the police station. The court held that it is an extra judicial confession and acted upon it. The action of the Magistrate is
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The order of the Magistrate is illegal. The confession is made to the media while the person is under the custody of police. Thus, the confession made by the accused during the custody of police is not relevant and admissible as per the bare provisions under Section 25 of the Indian Evidence Act.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 8 - Question 31

For rioting, which of the following is/are correct?

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The starting words of Section 146 of the Indian Penal Code read: ''Whenever force or violence is used by an unlawful assembly,...''. This means that option 3 is correct. Actual force or violence is required for the fulfilment of the offence of rioting.

Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 8 - Question 32
How many types of punishments are prescribed in the IPC?
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Section 53 of the Indian Penal Code, 1860, prescribes five types of punishments. They are:
1. Death penalty
2. Life imprisonment
3. Imprisonment
(a) Rigorous
(b) Simple
4. Forfeiture of property
5. Fine
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 8 - Question 33
Competency to a contract relates to
Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 8 - Question 33
One of the essentials of a valid contract is the competency of the parties to make a contract. Law has laid down certain rules as to who are competent to enter into a valid contract. As per Section 11: ''Every person is competent to a contract who is
1. of the age of majority according to the law to which he is subject
2. of sound mind
3. not disqualified from contracting by any law to which he is subject
Therefore, both age and soundness of mind matter.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 8 - Question 34
A proposal when accepted becomes a/an
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Section 2 (b) of the Indian Contract Act, 1872, defines 'promise'. It says that a proposal, when accepted, becomes a promise. In simple words, when an offer is accepted, it becomes a promise.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 8 - Question 35
Which of the following sections of the Indian Partnership Act bestows every partner with the authority of an agent?
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As per Section 18 of the Indian Partnership Act, subject to the provisions of this act, a partner is the agent of the firm for the purpose of the business of the firm. So, option 2 is correct.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 8 - Question 36
Section 9 of the Specific Relief Act, 1963, provides for
Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 8 - Question 36
Section 9 of the Specific Relief Act, 1963, provides for the defence which a person, against whom the relief of specific performance is claimed, may plead.
Section 9 - Defences respecting suits for relief based on contract - Except as otherwise provided herein, where any relief is claimed under this Chapter in respect of a contract, the person against whom the relief is claimed may plead by way of defence any ground which is available to him under any law relating to contracts.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 8 - Question 37
Effect of death on or before the accrual of the right to sue
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Section 16 of the Indian Limitation Act states: ''Where a person who would, if he were living, have a right to institute a suit or make an application, dies before the right accrues, or where a right to institute a suit or make an application accrues only on the death of a person, the period of limitation shall be computed from the time when there is a legal representative of the deceased capable of instituting such suit or making such application.''
Thus, the effect of death on or before the accrual of the right to sue extends the right to sue.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 8 - Question 38
In computing the period of limitation for an appeal, a review or revision, the time requisite for obtaining a copy of the decree of the order appealed against shall be excluded under
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Section 12(2) of the Indian Limitation Act states that in computing the period of limitation for an appeal or an application for leave to appeal or for revision or for review of a judgement, the day on which the judgement complained of was pronounced and the time requisite for obtaining a copy of the decree, sentence or order appealed from or sought to be revised or reviewed shall be excluded.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 8 - Question 39
An item of evidence which is not substantive is a/an
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The FIR is not a substantive evidence, but it can be used to corroborate the informant under Section 157 of the Evidence Act, or to contradict him under Section 145 of the act, if the informant is called as a witness at the time of trial.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 8 - Question 40
A document required by law to be attested can be proved under Section 68 of the Evidence Act only by calling
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Section 68 of the Indian Evidence Act provides that if a document is required by law to be attested, it shall not be used as an evidence until one attesting witness, at least, has been called for the purpose of proving its execution.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 8 - Question 41

Under the Indian Evidence Act, motive becomes more relevant in a case based on

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Evidence of motive becomes very important when a case is based on circumstantial evidence only. In such cases, if the accused can show absence of motive, then it becomes positive evidence in his favour. In the version of Supreme Court, if the eye witnesses are trustworthy, the motive attributed for the commission of crime may not be of much relevance. The same was the position in another case where it was found that if the participation of the accused in the crime has been well proved by the eye-witness, then the value of motive tarnishes and cannot justify the accused to have acquittal.
It has been held in Udaipal Singh v. State, AIR 1972 SC 54, that evidence of motive is relevant under Section 9 of the Indian Evidence Act. Supreme Court also held in Kundula Bala v. State, 1993, that in a case based on circumstantial evidence, motive assumes a great significance as its evidence in an enlightening factor in a process of presumptive reasoning.

Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 8 - Question 42
Which constitutional article states the following?

''This Constitution may be called the Constitution of India.''
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Article 393 of the Constitution of India states: ''This Constitution may be called the Constitution of India.''
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 8 - Question 43
In which article of the Constitution of India has the provision been made for Finance Commission?
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The First Finance Commission was established by the President of India in 1951 under Article 280 of the Indian Constitution. It was formed to define the financial relations between the central government of India and the individual state governments.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 8 - Question 44
The Union Cabinet approved increasing the government's ownership in the Goods and Services Tax Network (GSTN) to 100% from the existing
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The Union Cabinet approved increasing the government's ownership in the Goods and Services Tax Network (GSTN) to 100
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 8 - Question 45
The bilateral exercise 'Samudra Shakti' is between the navies of
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Samudra Shakti' is a bilateral exercise between the navies of India and Indonesia.
This exercise was last held between India and Indonesia at the port of Surabaya, Indonesia (in 2018). The aim of the exercise was to strengthen bilateral relations, expand maritime co-operation, enhance interoperability and exchange best practices. Indian Navy was represented by INS Rana of Eastern Fleet based at Visakhapatnam under Eastern Naval Command, which is deployed in South East Asia.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 8 - Question 46
Which former Union Minister and Congress leader is the author of 'Spectrum Politics: Unveiling the Defence' released recently?
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Senior Congress leader and former Union Minister Salman Khurshid believes the UPA government and his party should have done a lot more to defend former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh. Through the release of his latest book 'Spectrum Politics: Unveiling the Defence', Salman Khursid reminds how Singh became the PM with 'enormously high value' and a great respect. For a long time, the BJP was cautious in attacking him; but after 2G, he was viciously targeted.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 8 - Question 47

Directions: Choose the correct meaning of the given idiom/phrase.
In cold blood

Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 8 - Question 47

To do something in cold blood' means 'to do something deliberately or with cruel intent'.

Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 8 - Question 48

Directions: In the following question, choose the word from the options which is opposite in meaning to the given keyword.
Vivid

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Vivid' means 'intensely deep or bright'. 'Dull' means 'lacking brightness'.

Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 8 - Question 49

Directions: Choose the best option to complete the given sentence.
He _______ stepped outside the hotel room, closing the door behind him softly.

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The adverb 'cautiously' is the correct option as it implies 'showing or using great caution'. The word 'softly' in the sentence advocates the same. 'Swiftly' implies 'moving or acting with great speed'. 'Eagerly' implies 'having or showing keen interest, intense desire, or impatient expectancy', and 'frantically' implies 'being highly excited with strong emotion or frustration'.

Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 8 - Question 50

A legal representative under the Code of Civil Procedure means

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Under the Code of Civil Procedure, a legal representative means a person who in law represents the estate of a deceased person, and includes any person who intermeddles with the estate of the deceased and where a party sues or is sued in a representative character the person on whom the estate devolves on the death of the party so suing or sued.
It does not include a co-sharer.
Thus, option 1 is incorrect and 2 is correct.

Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 8 - Question 51
Which of the following is not mentioned in Directive Principles of State Policy under the Constitution of India?
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Articles 36-51 under Part-IV of the Indian Constitution deal with Directive Principles of State Policy (DPSP). They are borrowed from the Constitution of Ireland. They are the principles that aim at providing social and economic justice and set the path towards the welfare state. Right to equal pay for equal work, promotion of international peace and security, and right to adequate means of livelihood are all DPSP. Free and compulsory education for children up to fourteen years of age is not mentioned under DPSP.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 8 - Question 52
A party seeking appointment of an arbitrator through the High Court or its designate shall make a request under:
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As per Section 11(4) of the Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996,
(a) if a party fails to appoint an arbitrator within thirty days from the receipt of a request to do so from the other party; or
(b) the two appointed arbitrators fail to agree on the third arbitrator within thirty days from the date of their appointment,
the appointment shall be made, upon request of a party, by the Supreme Court or, as the case may be, the High Court or any person or institution designated by such Court.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 8 - Question 53
An application under Section 11 of the Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996 can be filed:
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As per Section 11, Sub-Section (4) of the Arbitration Act, if a party fails to appoint an arbitrator within thirty days from the receipt of a request to do so from the other party or the two appointed arbitrators fail to agree on the third arbitrator within thirty days from the date of their appointment, the appointment shall be made, upon request of a party, by the Supreme Court or, as the case may be, the High Court or any person or institution designated by such Court.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 8 - Question 54
The Sections of the Code of Civil Procedure, 1908 can be amended by the
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The Code is divided into two parts: the first part contains 158 Sections and the second part contains the First Schedule, which has 51 Orders and Rules. The Sections provide provisions related to general principles of jurisdiction, whereas the Orders and Rules prescribe procedures and method that govern civil proceedings in India.
The Sections of the Code of Civil Procedure, 1908 can be amended by the Parliament.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 8 - Question 55
Consider the following and answer accordingly:
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Under the jurisdictional rules provided by the Code of Civil Procedure, in case of a suit for accounts of dissolved partnership it may be instituted either where the contract of partnership was entered into or where the business of partnership was carried on and the proper forum in the case of an ordinary agent is the place where the contract of agency was made or the place where accounts are to be rendered and payment is to be made by the agent.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 8 - Question 56
Section 6 of the Limitation Act lays down that where a person entitled to institute a suit, etc. is, at the time from which the prescribed period is to be reckoned, a minor or insane, or an idiot, he may institute the suit, etc., within the same period after the disability has ceased, as would otherwise have been allowed from the time specified in the Schedule.
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Section 6 of the Limitation Act provides that when a person is suffering from any kind of 'legal disability', i.e. minority, idiocy or insanity, then such a person gets a relief from the limited period of time to file a suit, i.e. he has the privilege to file the suit after such a disability ceases. Under such cases, neither the person is getting a fresh point of period of limitation as the limitation period never began for such persons nor the disability is preventing the limitation period to run but only extends the period of limitation.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 8 - Question 57
In relation to First Information Report, which of the following statements is not correct?
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The basic purpose of filing an FIR is to set criminal law into motion. A First Information Report is the initial step in a criminal case recorded by the police and contains the basic knowledge of the crime committed, place of commission, time of commission, who was the victim, etc. It is recorded under Section 154 of the CrPC. As per the Evidence Act rules, an FIR is not substantive evidence and it merely marks the beginning of the investigation. It can be used as a previous statement in the proceedings.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 8 - Question 58
Under Section 164A of the Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973, the victim of rape shall be sent to registered medical practitioner for examination within _________ from the time of receiving the information relating to the commission of such offence.
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Section 164A of the Cr.P.C. talks about providing medical examination of the victim of rape. It states that when, during the stage when an offence of committing rape or attempt to commit rape is under investigation, it is proposed to get the person of the woman with whom rape is alleged or attempted to have been committed or attempted, examined by a medical expert, such examination shall be conducted by a registered medical practitioner employed in a hospital run by the Government with the consent of such woman and such woman shall be sent to such registered medical practitioner within twenty-four hours from the time of receiving the information relating to the commission of such offence.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 8 - Question 59
The liability of a surety under the surety bond is:
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As per Sections 441 and 444 of the Cr.P.C., before any person is released on bail or released on his own bond, a bond for such sum of money as the police officer or Court, as the case may be, thinks sufficient shall be executed by such person, and, when he is released on bail, by one or more sufficient sureties conditioned that such person shall attend at the time and place mentioned in the bond, and shall continue so to attend until otherwise directed by the police officer or Court.
Therefore , options 1 and 3 are correct.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 8 - Question 60
The punishment for attempting to commit offence punishable with imprisonment for life or other imprisonment is provided