The National Commission of Scheduled Caste Has Been Established Under the - Legal Reasoning


The National Commission of Scheduled Caste has been established under the


  • Article 367

  • Article 366

  • Article 338

  • Article 336



Article 338

Concept: Indian Constitution (Entrance Exams)
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In this Question problem consists of a set of rules and facts. Apply the specified rules to the set of facts and answer the question. In answering the following question, you should not rely on any rule(s) except the rule(s) that are supplied for problem. Further, you should not assume any fact other than 'those stated in the problem. The aim is to test your ability to properly apply a rule to a given set of facts, even when the result is absurd or unacceptable for any other reason. It is not the aim to test any knowledge of law you may already possess.

Rule: Whoever finds an unattended object can keep it unless the true owner claims that object. This does not affect the property owner's right to the ownership of the property on which the object is found. The right to ownership of a property does not include the right to ownership of unattended objects on that property.

Facts: Elizabeth is the CEO of a global management services company in Chennai and is on her way to Ranchi to deliver the convocation address at India's leading business school on the outskirts of Ranchi. Flying business class on Dolphin Airlines, she is entitled to use the lounge owned by the airline in Chennai Airport while waiting for her flight. She finds a diamond earring on the floor of the lounge and gives it to the staff of Dolphin Airlines expressly stating that in the event of nobody claiming the ear-ring within six months, she would claim it back. The airline sells the ear-ring after eight months and Elizabeth files a case to recover the value of the ear-ring from the airline when she is informed about its sale. Assume now that Elizabeth was only an economy class passenger and was not entitled to use the airline's lounge. However, she manages to gain entry and finds the ear-ring in the lounge. The rest of the above facts remain the same. Will her illegal entry into the Lounge affect Elizabeth's right to keep the ear-ring (or be compensated for its value)?

Principle: Master is liable for the acts of his servant done in the course of his duties.

Facts: X hired an employee Y in his construction business. Y was the property in-charge who received construction material and gave receipts for the material received by him. Z claimed payment for cement supplied to X which was duly received by Y. X denied the payment on the ground that he has only received half of the material and the balance was is utilized by the employee Y.

The High Courts at Bombay, Calcutta, and Madras were established under the 

The question consists of two statements, one labelled as Assertion (A) and other as Reason (R).
You are to examine the two statements carefully and select the best option.

Assertion: The Council of Ministers at the center is collectively responsib1e both to the Lok Sabha and Rajya sabha.

Reason: Title members of both Lok Sabtla and Raj ya Sabha are eligible to be ministers of the Union Government.

Under the Constitution of India restriction on freedom of religion cannot be placed on the ground of­

Choose the most appropriate option:

The Supreme Court of India has struck down the Constitution (Ninety-ninth Amendment) Act, 2014 as unconstitutional. It is related to­

Article 1 of a legal instrument reads: “All human beings are born free and equal in dignity and rights. They are endowed with reason and conscience and should act towards one another in a spirit of brotherhood”.

Which is the legal instrument being referred to above?

Which Article is for "Protection against arrest and detention in certain cases"?

Article 19 provides six freedoms, which are not among them?

Given below is the statement of Legal principle followed by a factual situation. Apply the principle to the facts given below and select the most appropriate answer.
LEGAL PRINCIPLE: Clause (1) of Article 15 of the Constitution of India prohibits the State from discriminating between citizens on the ground only of religion, race, caste, sex, place of birth or any of them.
FACTUAL SITUATION: The admission Rules of an Engineering College located in the XYZ State of India provided that no capitation fee shall be charged from the residents of the XYZ State but the non-residents shall be required to pay capitation fee. Whether the Rules are violative of Article 15 (1) of the Constitution?

The following question consists of two statements, one labelled as 'Assertion' and the other as  'Reason'. Read both the statements carefully and answer using the codes given below.

Assertion (A): The basic features of the Constitution cannot be amended by exercising the power of Amendment under Article 368.

Reason (R): Though Fundamental Rights, as such are not immune from Amendment en-bloc, particular rights or parts thereof may be held as basic features.

In 1950, the Constitution of India contains how many classifications of States of Indian Union?

By which one of the following constitutional amendments Delhi has become National Capital Region (NCR)?

In the question given below are two statements labelled as Assertion (A) and Reason (R). In the context of the two statements, which of the following is correct?
Assertion (A): Home Ministry is the nodal agency for citizenship of any person.
Reason (R): Home Ministry has to maintain the internal security, census, law and order and other safety concerns for India.

Which of the following article permits the state to impose compulsory services for public purposes?

Which of the following are stated as DPSP by Article 51 of the Constitution?

Who is the Deputy Speaker of the Lok Sabha?

Scheduled Tribe status is

Given below is a statement of legal principle followed by a factual situation. Apply the principle to the facts given below and select the most appropriate answer.

Legal Principles: All minorities, whether based on religion or language shall have the right to establish and administer educational institutions of their choice.

Factual Situation: 

Md. Yusuf wants to establish an educational institution to help the poor person of his community and to educate the children of the community. Yusuf is a very rich man has no problem regarding finance for the institution. Therefore he applies to the State Government to grant him permission to establish and administer the institution. State Government rejects his plea on the ground that said the institution will create communal tension in the proposed area. Yusuf has the following remedies: 

The question consists of legal propositions/ principles (hereinafter referred to as 'principle') and facts. These principles have to be applied to the given facts to arrive at the most reasonable conclusion.

Principle: Wherever the causing of a certain effect, or an attempt to cause that effect, by an act or by an omission, is an offense, it is to be understood that the causing of that effect partly by an act and partly by an omission is the same offense.

Facts: A intentionally omitted to give food to his father. He also used to beat his father. Consequently, A's father died.


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