Category : GS Paper 2

Indian constitution and laws

Table of contents History and Evolution Features Comparison of constitution Other laws History & EvolutionPrevious year questions What was held in the Coelho case? In this context, can you say

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Union and States

Table of contents Union States Federalism Local Bodies Union RAG Topics Red Amber Green Centrally sponsored schemes Article 356 of constitution Residuary powers Practice questions List the circumstances that lead

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Judiciary

JudiciaryPrevious year questions What are the major changes brought in the Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996 through the recent Ordinance promulgated by the President? How far will it improve India’s

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Quasi Judicial Bodies

Quasi Judicial Bodies Previous year questions Exercise of CAG’s powers in relation to the accounts of the Union and the States is derived from Article 149 of the Indian Constitution.

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Legislature

Table of contents Parliament and Legislatures Privilages Anti-defection law Parliament & Legislature Previous year questions Distinction between ‘Department Related Parliamentary Standing Committees’ and Parliamentary Forums’. (2011) RAG Topics Red Amber

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Executive

Table of contents President & Governor PMO, Ministries & Departments President & GovernorPrevious year questions Resorting to ordinances has always raised concern on violation of the spirit of separation of

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Pressure groups

Pressure groups & informal associations Previous year questions Pressure group politics is sometimes seen as the informal face of politics. With regards to the above, assess the structure and functioning

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Elections

Table of contents Election commission & RPA Electoral reforms Election Commission & RPARAG Topics   Red Amber Green   Recognition of national parties & benefits Model code of conduct SC:

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Developmental policies

Table of contents Agriculture Industries Services Theory of development process Agriculture RAG Topics Red Amber Green PM Fasal Bima Yojana Unified Agri Market Kisan TV Industries & labour reforms Previous

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NGO and SHG

Table of contents NGO SHG NGO Previous year questions “In the Indian governance system, the role of non-state actors has been only marginal.” Critically examine this statement. (2016) Examine critically

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Welfare Schemes

Table of contents Women Children Minority/SC/ST Disabled & Old age Rural General   WomenPrevious year questions What is the ‘Parivarik Mahila Lok Adalat’? (2012) RAG Topics   Red Amber Green

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Social Development

Table of contents Health Education and Skill development Sports Poverty and hunger   HealthPrevious year questions Public health system has limitations in providing universal health coverage. Do you think that

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Governance

Table of contents Transparency E-Governance Corporate governance Anti-corruption Civil Services Reforms Transparency & People ParticipationPrevious year questions “Effectiveness of the government system at various levels and people’s participation in the

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India and its neighbours

Table of contents SAARC Act East Sino India Indian Ocean SAARCPrevious year questions “Increasing cross-border terrorist attacks in India and growing interference in the internal affairs of member-states by Pakistan

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Foreign relations

Table of contents India’s Foreign Policy Bilateral Regional Multilateral India’s Foreign Policy Previous year questions What is meant by Gujral doctrine? Does it have any relevance today? Discuss. (2013) RAG

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India and World

Table of contents Indian Diaspora UN Peace & War WTO & IMF Economic Political   Indian DiasporaPrevious year questions Write a short analytical note on Indian Diaspora. How is the

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