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What should i do about last minute gk prep for SET? Should i just do CL's weekly quiz or should i revise the monthly compediums? Doing only the weekly quiz will be enough?See More
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HiWhat are some Committees and Commissions in news recently we should be (especially) aware of?1. Ramanujam committee - scrapping obselete laws2. sivaramakrishnan committee - Capital of Andhra Pradesh - No suggestion given3. Suresh Prabhu committee - Gas price formula4. Mudgal Committee - IPL match fixing Please contribute :) See More
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Legal Reasoning Doubt.

Hello!I found this question in NLS 2004 and also in one of the NLUD papers(forgot the year!).Anyway - here it is.Principle - One has to compensate another for the injury caused due to his wrongful act. The liability to compensate is reduced to the extent that the latter has contributed to the injury through his own negligence. This is the underlying principle of contributory negligence.Facts - Veerappa is owning a farm at a distance of half a furlong from the railway track. He stored in his…See More
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    Apart from CLAT and AILET the exam that drive people crazy is the Symbiosis Entrance Test acronymed as SET. This is the exam for getting admission to the prestigious Symbiosis Law School, Pune also known as SLS - Pune & it’s sister school…


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