4) In your opinion, what ails higher education sector in India? Critically analyse these problems and examine if the government is helping the sector through its various policy measures.

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3) Do you think, considering the objectives and design of the newly launched Smart City Mission scheme by the government of India, it is suited for socio-cultural realities of India’s cities? Critically comment.

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2) Critically examine how globalisation has affected various sections of urban society in India. Also compare and contrast them based on your own observation and experiences.

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1) Critically analyse various aspects of solid waste management in India such as its magnitude, cost on environment and lives, different models, policy measures etc and suggest what needs to be done to manage solid waste efficiently.

Topic: Urbanisation – problems and remedies;  1) Critically analyse various aspects of solid waste management in India such as its magnitude, cost on environment and lives, different models, policy measures etc and suggest what needs to be done to manage solid waste efficiently. (200 Words) EPW

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4) Critically analyse how India’s neighbours have assisted or hindered India’s efforts to curb terrorist activities of state and non-state actors affecting its internal security.

Topic: Role of external state and non-state actors in creating challenges to internal security. 4) Critically analyse how India’s neighbours  have assisted or hindered India’s efforts to curb  terrorist activities of state and non-state actors affecting its internal security. (200 Words) The Hindu

2) Critically examine why the draft Institutes of Management Bill, 2015, drafted by the Human Resource Development Ministry, is being criticised by many academics. Do you find merit in their criticism of this Bill? Comment.

Topic: Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Education, Human Resources. 2) Critically examine why the draft Institutes of Management Bill, 2015, drafted by the Human Resource Development Ministry, is being criticised by many academics. Do you find merit in their criticism of this Bill? Comment. (200 Words) The Hindu The Hindu Livemint

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5) One of the limitations of the Constitution of India is that it does not adequately attend to gender justice. What evidence can you give to substantiate this charge? If you were writing the Constitution today, what provisions would you recommend for remedying this limitation?

DAY – 22: Insights Self Study Guide for Prelims + Mains – 2015 25 June 2015 Following Questions are Based on this TIMETABLE ARCHIVES 5) One of the limitations of the Constitution of India is that it does not adequately attend to gender justice. What evidence can you give to substantiate this charge? If you …

3) Many amendments to the Constitution of India have been made due to different interpretations upheld by the Judiciary and the Parliament. Explain with examples.

DAY – 22: Insights Self Study Guide for Prelims + Mains – 2015 25 June 2015 Following Questions are Based on this TIMETABLE ARCHIVES 3) Many amendments to the Constitution of India have been made due to different interpretations upheld by the Judiciary and the Parliament. Explain with examples.(200 Words) NCERT – Class XI, Indian …