Even though people are aware that dowry is a crime, the evil still exists in society. Recently, a young girl died by suicide after complaining of dowry harassment. In her case, there were 102 witnesses and 53 pieces of evidence including her voice note sent to her husband where she complains about the torture she faced from her in-laws.

Topic: Case Study 7. Even though people are aware that dowry is a crime, the evil still exists in society. Recently, a young girl died by suicide after complaining of dowry harassment. In her case, there were 102 witnesses and 53 pieces of evidence including her voice note sent to her husband where she complains …

Managing such a diverse border is a complex task but vital from the point of view of national security. Examine the various challenges and strategies for effective border management.

Topic: Security challenges and their management in border areas – linkages of organized crime with terrorism. 6. Managing such a diverse border is a complex task but vital from the point of view of national security. Examine the various challenges and strategies for effective border management. (250 words) Difficulty level: Tough Reference: Indian Express Why …

In the age of climate change and water scarcity, micro-irrigation can help increase crop yield and decrease water, fertiliser and labour requirements. Analyse the issues in micro irrigation and suggest measures to address them.

Topic: different types of irrigation and irrigation systems storage 5. In the age of climate change and water scarcity, micro-irrigation can help increase crop yield and decrease water, fertiliser and labour requirements. Analyse the issues in micro irrigation and suggest measures to address them. (250 words) Difficulty level: Easy. Reference: Live Mint Why the question: …

The U.S and China must ‘agree to disagree’ on their bilateral conflicts and work together to address the asymmetry between key challenges that are global. What role can India play in achieving convergence of interests between U.S and China? Analyse.

Topic: Effect of policies and politics of developed and developing countries on India’s interests, Indian diaspora. 4. The U.S and China must ‘agree to disagree’ on their bilateral conflicts and work together to address the asymmetry between key challenges that are global. What role can India play in achieving convergence of interests between U.S and …

The design of anti-poverty policies for the urban poor needs to be looked at in the context of overall urban planning and institutional frameworks. Discuss.

Topic: poverty and developmental issues, urbanization, their problems and their remedies. 3. The design of anti-poverty policies for the urban poor needs to be looked at in the context of overall urban planning and institutional frameworks. Discuss. (250 words) Difficulty level: Tough Reference: The Hindu Why the question: The Tamil Nadu government released its first-ever …

River linking projects for the country are a great challenge and at the same time an opportunity to address the water issues. Critically analyse.

Topic: geographical features and their location-changes in critical geographical features (including water-bodies and ice-caps) and in flora and fauna and the effects of such changes. 2. River linking projects for the country are a great challenge and at the same time an opportunity to address the water issues. Critically analyse. (250 words) Difficulty level: Easy …

Explain how the major geological events of the past shaped the peninsular drainage system?

Topic: Distribution of key natural resources across the world (including South Asia and the Indian sub-continent) 1. Explain how the major geological events of the past shaped the peninsular drainage system? (250 words) Difficulty level: Moderate Reference: Insights on India Why the question: The question is part of the static syllabus of General studies paper …