LEGAL WORDS STARTING WITH A

  Abandonmen  giving up a legal right. Abatement is: cancelling a writ or action; stopping a nuisance; reducing the payments to creditors in proportion, if there is not enough       money to pay them in full; or reducing the bequests in a will, in proportion, when there is not enough money to pay them in full. Abduction  taking someone away by force. Ab initio   from the start of something. (This phrase is Latin.) Abovementioned  describing something which has been referred to before in the document. Abscond-   when a person fails to present themselves before the court when required, such as when they have been released on bail and not returned to court.… Read More

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DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS MARCH 31 2018

1) NASA To Send First Mission To Study ‘Heart’ Of Mars NASA is all set to send the first-ever mission dedicated to exploring the deep interior of Mars. Scheduled to launch on 5 May, InSight—a stationary lander—will also be the first Nasa mission since the Apollo moon landings to place a seismometer, a device that measures quakes, on the soil of another planet. InSight or the Interior Exploration using Seismic Investigations, Geodesy and Heat Transport mission, carries a suite of sensitive instruments to gather data. 2) Pak successfully test fires Submarine Launched Cruise Missile BABUR Pakistan conducted successful test fire of indigenously developed Submarine Launched Cruise Missile (SLCM) BABUR having a range of 450 KMs. SLCM BABUR is capable of… Read More

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DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS MARCH 30 2018

1) ISRO’s GSLV Rocket Injects GSAT-6A Communication Satellite Into Orbit On March 29, 2018, Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) successfully launched India’s latest communication satellite GSAT-6A on board Geosynchronous rocket GSLV-F08 from Satish Dhawan Space Centre at Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh. GSLV-F08 (GSLV Mk-II), fitted with indigenously developed cryogenic third stage, injected GSAT-6A into orbit about 18 minutes after liftoff. The major change was High-thrust Vikas engine, which enhanced the performance capacity of the second stage by around six per cent as compared to previous version. Other major change was electromechanical actuation system (made with ISRO developed space grade lithium-ion (Li-Ion) cells) in place of electro-hydraulic actuation system. ISRO said that the GSAT-6A was similar to the GSAT-6… Read More

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RECENT LANDMARK JUDGEMENTS

  1) Meagre closure for controversial Ayodhya (Ayodhya Ram Mandir Babri Masjid Case) – September 2010 Ruled that the land was to be divided into three parts. The high court of Allahabad had ruled that the disputed land in Ayodhya where the Babri Masjid was situated before it was demolished in 1992 shall be divided into three parts. Two-thirds of the land was to be awarded to the Hindu plaintiffs and one-third to the Sunni muslim Waqf board. 2) Child sexual assault not to be taken lightly – 2011 Punishment not enough for child abusers. The Supreme Court restored the conviction and sentence of six-year rigorous imprisonment imposed on two… Read More

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DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS MARCH 29 2018

1) Seychelles opposition blocks military deal with India On March 27, 2018, Seychelles’ opposition coalition (which holds a majority in Seychelles Parliament) stated that it would not ratify a deal signed with India to build military infrastructure on its Assumption Island. Agreement on Assumption Island Project in Seychelles was signed in 2015 during Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to Seychelles. However, owing to opposition, a revised agreement, including several amendments was prepared in January 2018. Now the opposition is not ready to ratify it as in past few months there has been public protests in Seychelles against this projects based on fear that India would appropriate the Assumption Island . 2) Win Myint… Read More

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DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS MARCH 28 2018

1) India ranks 67th in fixed line, 109th in mobile broadband speed: Ookla According to internet speed testing analysis firm Ookla, India ranked 67th for fixed broadband and 109th for mobile internet speeds in February 2018 on Speedtest Global Index. Ookla’s Speedtest Global Index compares internet speed data from around the world on month-to-month basis through 7021 servers globally. As per the index, global average mobile internet download speed in February 2018 was 22.16 mbps while global fixed broadband download speed was 42.72 Mbps. Fixed broadband download speeds in India has increased from average speeds of 18.82 megabit per second (Mbps) in November 2017 to 20.72 mbps in February 2018. It is to be noted… Read More

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DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS MARCH 27 2018

1) World’s Largest Cruise Ship ‘Symphony Of The Seas’ Sets Sail The world’s biggest cruise-liner, Symphony of the Seas, has left the shipyard of Saint-Nazaire in France to embark on its maiden voyage in the Mediterranean. French shipbuilder STX handed over to U.S. giant Royal Caribbean International. The ship, which weighs 228,000 tonnes, is 362 metres long just 20 metres shy of the length of the Empire State Building. It is marginally bigger than its sister ship, the Harmony of the Seas, which STX France delivered to Royal Caribbean in 2016. 2) ISSF Junior World Cup- Anish Bhanwala Wins Gold India’s 15-year-old shooter Anish Bhanwala won a gold medal at the ISSF Junior World Cup in the 25 meter rapid fire… Read More

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DETAILED ANALYSIS: FAADU MOCK # 02

First of all we would like to congratulate you for taking our first ALL INDIA MOCK and taking the first step towards cracking CLAT 2018. We are glad to present the complete analysis of this test to passionate aspirants like you. Let’s go !! Total number of questions : 200 Marks per question: 1 Negative marking : 0.25 Highest score: 105.75 Average score: 65.5 Cut off for top 3 NLUs : 146 Cut off for next 5 NLUS : 131 Cut off for lower NLUs : 113 SECTIONWISE ANALYSIS: NAME OF THE SECTION HIGHEST SCORE IN THE SECTION TEST TOPPER’S SCORE IN THE SECTION AVERAGE SCORE IN THE SECTION Numerical… Read More

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DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS MARCH 26 2018

1) US launches WTO challenge against China over intellectual property breaches On March 23, 2018, United States (US) challenged China at World Trade Organsiation (WTO) over intellectual property breaches. US has alleged that China is denying foreign patent holders (including US companies), basic patent rights that prevent Chinese entity from using the technology after a licensing contract ends. US has also accused China of violating WTO norms by imposing discriminatory contract terms against imported foreign technology. Based on these issues, US believes that China is giving unfair treatment to US companies and innovators trying to do business in China. In context of this news, it is important to note that on March 22, 2018, Trump Administration in US slapped… Read More

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DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS MARCH 24 2018

1) World Tuberculosis Day- 24 March Each year we commemorate World Tuberculosis Day on March 24 to raise public awareness about the devastating health, social and economic consequences of tuberculosis (TB) and to step up efforts to end the global TB epidemic. The date marks the day in 1882 when Dr. Robert Koch announced that he had discovered the bacterium that causes TB. The theme of World TB Day 2018 – “Wanted: Leaders for a TB-free world”. 2) John Bolton Replaces McMaster As US National Security Adviser The 45th President of USA Donald Trump has announced that the former U.N. Ambassador John Bolton will be the New US National Security Adviser. He would replace present National Security… Read More

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DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS MARCH 23 2018

1) 105th Indian Science Congress- DRDO Gets ‘Most Informative Pavilion’ Award Defence Research & Development Organisation (DRDO) has received the ‘Most Informative Pavilion’ Award in Pride of India Expo organized as part of the 105th Indian Science Congress at Manipur University, Imphal. DRDO participated in the expo showcasing cutting-edge indigenous defence technologies with over 150 exhibits and models from 18 DRDO laboratories. 2)Canadian Mathematician Robert Langlands Wins Abel Prize Canadian mathematician Robert Langlands won the prestigious Abel Prize for developing a programme connecting representation theory to number theory. The programme has enlisted hundreds of the world’s best mathematicians over the last 50 years. Now aged 81, Langlands will be awarded the 6.0-million-kroner Abel Prize by Norway’s King Harald in Oslo… Read More

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DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS MARCH 22 2018

1) Nitin Gadkari Inaugurated Inland Ferry Services In Goa Union Minister of Road Transport and Highways, Shipping and Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation Nitin Gadkari inaugurated Mormugao Port Trust and Drishti Marine’s ambitious inland ferry services in Goa. The inaugural plaque was unveiled at the newly constructed Airport Ferry Terminal (AFT) at Baina beach in the distinguished presence of state ministers. The ferry service is aimed at adding quality experience to tourists visiting the coastal state. 2) NITI Aayog, Piramal Foundation Inks Agreement NITI Aayog and Piramal Foundation have inked Statement of Intent (SoI) to work closely with District Collectors and key officers of ‘Aspirational Districts’ to support their transformation in terms of healthcare, education and nutrition. Under the SoI… Read More

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DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS MARCH 21 2018

1) Karnataka cabinet approves separate religion status for Lingayats On March 19, 2018, Karnataka State Government under Chief Minister Siddaramaiah (belonging to Congress Party) approved the separate religion status for the Lingayat community. Lingayat community owes allegiance to the 12th century social reform movement initiated by Basaveshwara. The community constitutes about 17 percent of Karnataka’s population mainly residing in northern parts of the state. Lingayats have been demanding a separate religion status since long time. Besides, a seven-member committee, formed by Karnataka State Minorities Commission which submitted its report on March 2, 2018 recommended that Lingayats in Karnataka may be considered as a religious minority. 2) Bihar Governor Satya Pal Mallik Gets Additional Charge Of Odisha Bihar Governor… Read More

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