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The Hindu Newspaper Mains Questions (14/08/2017)

Q1. What is the Challenges which our present health infrastructure is facing. What kind of remedies would you suggest to empower the health Infrastructure. Discuss. 
Q2. Do You  think present laws are sufficient to secure women against sexual offences, harassment and eve teasing and to address the challenges they are facing in their public lives. Critically examine. 
Q3. What Is gene editing technique? What are the ethical issues associated with designer babies? Analyze.
 

The Hindu Newspaper Mains Questions (12/08/2017)

Q1. It is Argued that decline of SAARC have given China a stimulus for strengthening its presence into India`s closest neighboring Countries .in your Opinion What kind of measures should India take to revive its strong past relations with its neighborhood Nations. 
Q2. In the light of recently held government-commissioned  survey , Discuss how Much has Swatch Bharat Mission been  succeed in its objectives and what are the further Challenges  before it?    
Q3. What are the causes of judicial  delays which sometimes also alleged to be cause of Injustice. what kind of measures should our legislative ,administrative and judicial system take to overcome this problem? Analyze 

The Hindu Newspaper Mains Questions (11/08/2017)

Q1. what do you meant by identity politics and How it can pose a threat to Indian social fabric? Discuss.
Q2. In the light of recently held government-commissioned  survey , Discuss how Much has Swatch Bharat Mission been  succeed in its objectives and what are the further Challenges  before it?    
Q3. India's national Narcotics Drugs and Psychotropic Substances(NPDS) Act of 1985 have formally banned Marijuana in India. In your Opinion what are the economic, social or legal sense associated with it ? Critically examine.

The Hindu Newspaper Mains Questions (10/08/2017)

Q1. How may the Cross-Loc trade between India and Pakistan become a milestone for minimising the degradation in India-Pak Relation?

The Hindu Newspaper Mains Questions (08/08/2017)

Q1. Discuss the causes of appreciation of Rupee against the dollar in 2017-17. What can be the major consequences?
Q2. Recently it has been seen that there is much hue and cry regarding the surface water issues but there is very less concern regarding groundwater depletion . To what extent do you find this phenomena rational . Comment.

The Hindu Newspaper Mains Questions (29/07/2017)

Q1. Do you think the Central Board of Film Certification’s (CBFC) decision to not to issue certificate to certain movies is an assault on Right to freedom of expression? In your opinion, What should be the major objective of CBFC while certifying the movies ? Critically comment.

The Hindu Newspaper Mains Questions (28/07/2017)

Q1. What are the challenges before India While negotiating with developed countries At the 19th round of the RCEP negotiations currently on in Hyderabad and How It may impact India`s interest. Analyze.
Q2. Recently, Law Commission has drafted a Bill on the use and regulation of human DNA profiling. What is DNA profiling and what are the Issues associated with it? Critically Analyze.

The Hindu Newspaper Mains Questions (27/07/2017)

Q1. What were the reasons for signing an accord between India and Sri Lanka In 1987 , and How this accord Influenced the Relations between both the countries later. Discuss.

The Hindu Newspaper Mains Questions (26/07/2017)

Q1. Despite privatization in various sectors of railways , it is felt that the service delivery mechanism and quality of service is still not efficient. Comment
Q2. What are the privacy issue associated with Aadhar? Suggest measures to cure this problem.

The Hindu Newspaper Mains Questions (25/07/2017)

Q1. Introduction of GST by 101st Constitutional Amendment, was based on a fundamental notion of tax  uniformity across the country but it is being argued that it is curbing fiscal autonomy of states. Examine How GST is impacting federal structure of India.  

The Hindu Newspaper Mains Questions (24/07/2017)

Q1. The official inflation rate dipped to 1.5% last month, the lowest in almost two decades. What may be possible Implication of this phenomena and what are the factors that may further raise the Inflation level in future? Analyze. 

The Hindu Newspaper Mains Questions (22/07/2017)

Q1. The constitution of India contains special directives to protect the interests of linguistic minorities as well as to promote the development of Hindi language. Critically discuss significance of these directives and issues arising out of them. 

The Hindu Newspaper Mains Questions (20/07/2017)

Q1. Civil societies have played very vital role in the past in bringing various social and political reforms but now a days they are loosing their role and space in Indian democracy.Discuss

Q2. US has imposed further more sanctions on Iran, How it will affect India`s Interest in Iran as well as in West Asia.Explain

Q3. What are the major challenges which our present Irrigation system is facing. In your opinion what we can learn from our ancient Irrigation system. suggest few measures to deal with this problem. 

The Hindu Newspaper Mains Questions (19/07/2017)

Q1. After  70 years of its Independence India is still in trap of Social evils like Manual scavenging. What are the reasons that it still persist in Indian society In spite of legal obligations and what kind of measured would you suggest to eliminate it . Discuss.

The Hindu Newspaper Mains Questions (17/07/2017)

Q1. AFSPA is often considered as mandatory tool to deal with internal security challenges but it is also associated with human right violations. Critically Asses the success of AFSPA in past decade. 
Q2. Discuss the need for police reforms while Terrorism and cyber attacks along with traditional crime threats are heightening the levels of fear of the community.

The Hindu Newspaper Mains Questions (15/07/2017)

Q1. Critically Evaluate how reservation have been successful in social inclusiveness and empowerment of various vulnerable sections of society .
Q2. In the recent context of the drift of an Ice shelf “Larcen C” in Antarctica, Discuss how global warming and other Anthropological activates are worsening the Natural phenomena.

The Hindu Newspaper Mains Questions (14/07/2017)

Q. The latest Consumer Price Index data show headline retail inflation has decelerated to a record low of 1.54%.In your opinion, how would it Impact Indian Economy. Critically Analyze. 

The Hindu Newspaper Mains Questions (13/07/2017)

Q1. What are the Causes of floods in India. Suggest few sustainable mitigation measures for flood problem in India.
Q2. India and China have sustained a long relation with conflict and cooperation in the past. In the light of present Dokalam conflict suggest how both countries can repair their ties? 

The Hindu Newspaper Mains Questions (12/07/2017)

Q1. Changing paradigm of terrorist attacks in kashmir are grave threat to internal security of India.Discuss.  

The Hindu Newspaper Mains Questions (11/07/2017)

Q1. G-20 Meeting which was created with a motive to ensure financial stability in the world, has increased its span enormously.Discuss. 
Q2. What will be the Implications of currently changed trend in our demographic dividend ? How it will further impact Indian economy in future?

The Hindu Newspaper Mains Questions (10/07/2017)

Q1. Recent conflict over Dokalam between India-China shows undergoing change in their relations. Discuss. 

Q2. Recently European Union imposed Massive Fine on Google for hurting consumers choice and interest in European countries.Can such measures be initiated in India too in the interest of consumers?

The Hindu Newspaper Mains Questions (08/07/2017)

Q1-India Israel relation has gone a phase of dilemma to a phase of open cooperation. Discuss what factors were/are responsible for its dilemma in past and a healthy cooperation at present. (200 W)
Q2. What is Managed Urbanisation ? To what extent do you feel that data sharing by different govt and semi govt bodies can prove an efficient tool in making smart cities smarter?

The Hindu Newspaper Mains Questions (07/07/2017)

Q1. India Israel relation has gone a phase of dilemma to a phase of open cooperation.Discuss what factors were/are responsible for its dilemma in past and a healthy cooperation at present.

Q2. An Upcoming amendment to the Ancient Monuments and Archaeological sites and remains Act, 1958 in parliament, Which would remove the security net of monuments. It seems that law makers are ignoring the rich heritage of our country, Which violates the Fundamental duties. Critically comment

The Hindu Newspaper Mains Questions (06/07/2017)

Q1. Keeping in mind sardar sarovar dam issue  do you think it right  that for the benefits of greater number of people the interest of a small number of people is sacrificed in India.What can be a better solution according to you?

Q2. In the light of increasing human right violation by the prison officials shows urgent need of prison reform and also need to address prisoners right to life.comment

The Hindu Newspaper Mains Questions (05/07/2017)

Q1. What will be the impact if GST on lower as well as middle income people? Comment

Q2.  Besides global terror Indian democracy is also suffering from internal intolerant social groups.This problem is aggravated by states weak response.To what extent do you find a truth in above statement.Critically comment

The Hindu Newspaper Mains Questions (04/07/2017)

Q1. An open acreage licensing policy and National data repository together will help to meet the government's objective of reducing oil imports by 19% by 2022.However there are still some concerns about the implementation of overall hydrocarbon licensing policy. Comment

Q2. In India an extra protectionism towards religion may result in weakening social consolidation and creating fear in society,which ultimately may threaten the internal security of India. Discuss

The Hindu Newspaper Mains Questions (03/07/2017)

Q1. How do rural region of india has bocome a supplier of human resource for social, economic and educational development of the cities.Discuss

Q2. Discuss the impact of climate change on poverty and development in India.What measures must be taken to manage these impact.Also assess governmental efforts to manage the impact of climate change

The Hindu Newspaper Mains Questions (01/07/2017)

Q1. The requirements of e-way bill for interstates movement will affect small and medium industries. Critically examine
"Killing people in the name of cow protection" is unethical as well as illegal and may affect the internal security of India.comment

Q2. Seeing the diversity of India we adopted parliamentary system but for enhancing efficiency and productivity parliamentary reform is the need of the hour.Discuss

​The Hindu Newspaper Mains Questions (30/06/2017)

Q1. The power of privilege has been used against journalists in several instances. Do you think It violates fundamental rights of         expression and personal liberty? Access the necessity to codify such privileges  of legislature. 
Q2. Keeping in mind the recent incidents ,Do you think the sedition law should be revised in India? Comment.
Q3. To what extant Madhesis problem influencing India – Nepal  relation. Discuss

​The Hindu Newspaper Mains Questions (26/06/2017)

Q1. What is Managed Urbanisation ? To what extent do you feel that data sharing by different govt and semi govt bodies can prove an efficient tool in making smart cities smarter?

Q2. Do you think India and US relationship must go to higher trajectory seeing the present global issues and individual concerns?

Q3. Karnataka legislature's dicision to inflict pecuniary fine and one year imprisonment to two journalist may impact the right to freedom of speech and expression and freedom of the press too.Discuss

​The Hindu Newspaper Mains Questions (25/06/2017)

Q1. Discuss how representative of peoples act-1951 can help in preventing corrupt practices during elections for Loksabha and state legislative assemblies ?

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Q2. Discuss the probable economic impact of waiving of farm loans in different states in India.

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Q3. What is office of profit ? Why does a person not allowed to remain on a office of profit once he/she is appointed on a govt post or elected for legislatures? 

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Q4. What is greater Nagalim ?What are the major demands different insurgent groups of Nagaland ? Why is this issue more perplexed for govt of India?

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Q5. What are the technical,legal and political aspects phrase for assigning membership of Nuclear Suppliers Group(NSG).What are the major present obstacles for India,s Membership to NSG?

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​The Hindu Newspaper Mains Questions (23/06/2017)

Q1. What is sedition according to supreme courts recent decision? Assess the uses and misuses of  the charges of sedition against        a citizen of India.
Q2.  Discuss the  causes and consequences of bringing the 123rd amendment bill in LokSabha by the government.
Q3. What can be the probable consequences of introducing GM crop in India.

 

​The Hindu Newspaper Mains Questions (22/06/2017)

Q1.The anti-profiteering mechanism in GST will do more harm than good to Indian economy.Comment.

Q2.The recent karnan incident shows major loopholes in the system of selection and removal of judges for higher judiciary.To what extent do you support this view

Q3.Seeing the major strategic location of India and its emergence as economic force in south Asia together with insecure world it will be very difficult for US to increase the gap between India-US ties.Discuss

 

​The Hindu Newspaper Mains Questions (21/06/2017)

Q1.Discuss the eligibility criteria and process of election of the president of India?Do you think the present system of process of electing Indian president is quite efficient keeping in view the vast majority of Indian State ?
 
Q2.Often it has been seen that a wild animal enters into a human inhabited area.Discuss the major causes of such a man-animal conflict and bring out a probable solution to it.

Q3.Though there are 23 crops under MSP net,very few crops are purchased by government at MSP.Discuss the major causes of such a less procurement by government.Also asses the rationality behind the legislation brought by many states which does not allow farmers to sell there product below MSP in open market.

Q4.Landslide has been a regular disaster in Himalayan region of many states.What are the major causes of landslide?Discuss the probable solution to the problem of landslide.

Q5.What are major areas of conflict and cooperation between India and USA?Do you think that change in leadership in USA may have negative impact on Indo-US relationship?

Q6.What is post-truth?How it has expanded its wings in present world of efficient communication and technology?

Q7.Do you agree that precautionary principles must be evoked before introducing GM-crops in India?Discuss with reasons

 

​The Hindu Newspaper Mains Questions (20/06/2017)

Q1. Demand for separate state of Gorkhaland in west-Bengal somehow show a sense insecurity among the Gorkha people for preserving their identity.Comment.

Q2. Linking ADHAR-with Pan may help in preventing the tax evasion and incidences of Black Money but at the same time it may also violates some of  the fundamental rights.To what extent this trade-off may be justfied.comment

Q3. The India -US relation is based on long term geo-political and geo-economic consideration rather than depending upon the personalities of their ruling executives.Comment

 

The Hindu Newspaper Mains Questions (19/06/2017)

Q1. Who are the Non-State actors?How do the terrorist organisation like IS has changed their strategy and targets in recent times ?Discuss

Q2. To what extent the new rule of environment ministry to ban sale of cattle in open market for slaughtering purpose may impact the sectors of animal husbandry and leather industry as well as the employment generated their in?Discuss

Q3. Recently we find that investigative journalism has been less impactful and sting journalism has been attracting much public attention.Assess this statements and suggest the ways to make investigative journalism more effective which can adapt to present circumstances.

 

The Hindu Newspaper Mains Questions (18/06/2017)

Q1.To what extent do you find that the basic philosophy of Hinduism is in conformity with sustainable environment?Comment

Q2.Why has the demand for Gorkhaland become so violent? To what extent bad politics and insecurity played the role in making this demand so fierce?

Q3.Recently many surveys showed an increasing number of Tiger population.Discuss the major causes of increasing population in this country. 

 

The Hindu Newspaper Mains Questions (13/06/2017)

Q.What is MSP?Critically evaluate the system of procurement of agricultural product by govt at MSP.

Q.The present global world order provides ideal condition for inreasing cooperation between India and Russia in both geo-economic as well as geo-political fields.Comment.

Q.The cause of present agitation is less a demand for loan waver and more a decreasing price of agricultural produce.Discuss

 

The Hindu Newspaper Mains Questions (12/06/2017)

Q.Discuss the economic impact of mansoon in India.

Q.Disuss major conflict and cooperation between India and Nepal relationship.

Q.To what extent do you feel that the loan waiver of farmers is a rational step taken by various governements.Justify your arguments.

Q.What is SLAPP? What can be a better way out in case of conflict between right to freedom of speech and right to petition? Discuss

Q.What can be the best aproach for India to ensure a good relationship with a pragmatic friend like Israel together with supporting palestinian cause?

 

The Hindu Newspaper Mains Questions (11/06/2017)

Q.What is UDAN scheme?What can be major obstacle for being  this scheme a succseful venture?

Q.Discuss the impact of gulf crisis on India.

 

The Hindu Newspaper Mains Questions (10/06/2017)

Q.What can be major consequences of coonecting Adhar with pan card?

Q.India has been formely admitted to SCO and also declared that it will not compromise its sovereignty.But it is also said that India as a NAM country has always been avoiding any security alliance.Do you thnk by joining SCO India has adopted more pragmatic approach towards International relations than its principles? 

Q.Critically evaluate India-Japan nuclear deal?

 

TheHindu Newspaper Article (09/06/2017) 

Q1. Discuss the pros and cons of India's joining of Shanghai Cooperation Organisation.

Q2. Discuss the cause of tussle between Finance ministry and Monetary policy committee.What can be possible way out of solving the problem of declining industrial growth and increasing un-employment.

Q3.What can be possible solution of farmers agitation in different states.Discuss

 

TheHindu Newspaper Article (08/06/2017) 
Q1.It was thought that monetary policy committee which has representatives from both RBI and government will prevent the confusion and confrontation together with more efficient implementation of monetary policy but recent incidents show a tussle between finance ministry and MPC itself. Discuss the major causes of tussle between finance ministry and Monetary Policy Committee(MPC) and probable solution.

Q2.The membership of India in SCO will help in preventing spread incidents of terrorist activities in India. To what extent do you agree with this statement?

Q3.Discuss the major causes of recent farmers' agitation in different states What can be the major solution to this problem.

Q4.What are the major conflict and cooperation between India and Iran Relationship. Discuss