05 July 2014
Answer ALL the questions in about 200 words
1.Examine how poverty line is defined in the USA and Europe. Can India adopt their methodology? Comment.
2.What is a drought? Write a note various types of droughts.
3.Critically examine the relation between money laundering and national security.
4.In the light of recent the data from National Crime Records Bureau, discuss why domestic violence against women still persists in the country.
5.Critically evaluate the contribution of UN Peacekeeping missions to world peace.
6.In your opinion, what measures(apart from APMC, MSP) are required to help farmers get profits on their agricultural produce in India? Discuss.
7.The Northeast can be rejuvenated by making the region a focal point for growth. Analyse in what ways NE region can be made a focal point for growth and how.
8.What improvements would you suggest to the MGNREGA scheme and why? Elucidate.