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How to best use your last 14 days before CLAT

The last 14 days before the big day are often marked by pre-exam jitters and panic attacks, and are yet all the more important. Therefore it is imperative for you to use these concluding days extremely effectively. This time is just as important as your entire preparation, if not more. Ensure that you stay level headed and wrap up your preparation (whether good, bad or ugly) well.Firstly and most importantly, make sure you don’t lose your cool. Understand that CLAT is more a test of nerves than…See More
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The following piece is written by someone who is already in an NLU( after having passed up an offer to an even better one), yet is attempting the AILET – because he’s known for unconventional life choices. He’s one of the people who have made it, yet one of you. He’d prefer to remain anonymous, and I call him ‘The Adventurer’. Let’s hear what he has to say.“It’s not about how you start. It’s about how you finish.” A great line said by none other than The Rock. It holds true, without a doubt.…See More
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Broadly, there are two kinds of disputes in the courts of law – civil and criminal offences.  Any transgression of the law, that does not amount to a criminal offence or crime, is a civil offence. The Civil Procedure Code is a code that lays out the procedure to be followed by the parties and the machinery they must engage in order to get their rights enforced. Such a law is known as an adjective law.The way a civil case proceeds, is that a matter is first brought to the court by one of the…See More
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