Mobilization of Resources – 3: Government Finances

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Lok Sabha Insights – Trail of Terror

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The Big Picture – Is Indian secularism on test?

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Resource Mobilization – 2: Capital Markets

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Insights Daily Current Events, 31 December 2014

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[Insights Secure – 2015] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events, 31 December 2014

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Ethics and Integrity: Insights Secure 2015, 31 December 2014

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10) Recently the Agriculture ministry of the Union government proposed an import duty of ten per cent on gram and also removing export ban on pulsed and edible oils. Examine why. Also comment if measures like these are productive in the long term.

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9) National Waterways in India are grossly underutilized for transport purposes. Examine the problems faced by them taking the example of National Waterway – 1. Also explain different uses of National Waterways.

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8) “…the state is so weak in Northeast India that it has given up the monopoly of organised violence to non-state actors, especially to those that have signed ceasefires.” With reference to continued violent extremism in some parts of North East and the Union government’s response to these developments, critically comment on government’s policy vis a vis insurgents and suggest what should be its policy to deal with such extremism in the region.

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7) Do you think the demand for a separate state for Bodos is justified? In the light of increasing violence against non-Bodo people, critically comment.

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6) Examine the role of public sector undertakings in helping government to mobilize resources for reducing fiscal deficit and undertaking developmental works.

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5) What do you understand by Social Impact Assessment? Way was it included in the Right to Fair Compensation and Transparency in Land Acquisition, Rehabilitation and Resettlement Act 2013? Critically examine.

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4) Write a note on the Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchai Yojana (PMKSY). Do you think it is better to integrate this scheme with MGNREGA as proposed by the Prime Minister? Justify.

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3) If one looks at ongoing mega-regional trade agreements that are being negotiated around the world, it is apparent that India is left behind from becoming part of new interconnected global trade and investment environment. In this regard, examine why is it important for India to be part of these agreements and how it can do so

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2) Describe the role played by women in agricultural production in medieval India. Critically examine how her role has changed in modern India.

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1) Discuss salient features of the temple architecture of Vijayanagar Empire.

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