What is tax-GDP ratio? What are the reasons behind India’s low tax-GDP ratio? What implications does it have on the Indian economy?

Topic: Indian Economy and issues relating to planning, mobilization, of resources, growth, development and employment. 6. What is tax-GDP ratio? What are the reasons behind India’s low tax-GDP ratio? What implications does it have on the Indian economy? (250 words) Difficulty level: Moderate Reference: Indian Express , Insights on India Why the question: One of the …

Analyse the role of good governance and pragmatic policy making in sustaining high growth, create jobs and make Atmanirbhar Bharat a success.

Topic: Important aspects of governance, transparency and accountability, e-governance applications, models, successes, limitations, and potential; 5. Analyse the role of good governance and pragmatic policy making in sustaining high growth, create jobs and make Atmanirbhar Bharat a success. (250 words) Difficulty level: Tough Reference: Live Mint , Indian Express Why the question: India’s policy focus needs …

Explain the roles and responsibilities of the Vice-President of India. How can the Vice-President play a role forging better ties between the opposition and the executive?

Topic: Structure, organization and functioning of the Executive and the Judiciary—Ministries and Departments of the Government; 4. Explain the roles and responsibilities of the Vice-President of India. How can the Vice-President play a role forging better ties between the opposition and the executive?  (250 words). Difficulty level: Moderate Reference: The Hindu , Insights on India Why …

India is endowed with a rich variety of mineral resources due to its varied geological structure. Discuss the distribution of major metallic and non-metallic minerals in India.

Topic: Distribution of key natural resources across the world (including South Asia and the Indian sub-continent); 3. India is endowed with a rich variety of mineral resources due to its varied geological structure. Discuss the distribution of major metallic and non-metallic minerals in India. (250 words) Difficulty level: Easy Reference: Insights on India Why the …

Examine the role of livestock in India farmers’ economy. How can this be further improved to ensure better returns for farmers?

Topic: Distribution of key natural resources across the world (including South Asia and the Indian sub-continent); 2. Examine the role of livestock in India farmers’ economy. How can this be further improved to ensure better returns for farmers? (250 words) Difficulty level: Moderate Reference: Insights on India Why the question: The question is part of …

How was quit India movement different from earlier mass movements for India’s struggle for independence? Evaluate its role in India achieving Independence.

Topic: The Freedom Struggle — its various stages and important contributors/contributions from different parts of the country. 1. How was quit India movement different from earlier mass movements for India’s struggle for independence? Evaluate its role in India achieving Independence. (250 words) Difficulty level: Moderate Reference: Indian Express , Insights on India Why the question: …