Discuss the nature of collaboration between the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) and the Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO), their achievements and future projects.
Examine the significance of ASEAN for India’s economic, geo-strategic and security imperatives?
India’s heaviest communication satellite GSAT-11 was recently launched from French Guiana. How can GSAT 11 help achieve the objective of inclusive growth, both regionally and socially?
Supreme Court recently approved India’s first Witness Protection Scheme. How will it strengthen the criminal justice system in our country? Discuss some of the other reforms needed.
What is Terrorism? How can the newly unveiled Global Counter-Terrorism Coordination Compact by United Nations help in tackling the problem of cross-border Terrorism in India?
The Surrogacy (Regulation) Bill, 2016 was recently passed by the Lok Sabha. What is surrogacy? Discuss the key issues around surrogacy in India. Do you think the bill addresses the concerns of surrogate mothers adequately?
Former Reserve Bank of India governor Raghuram Rajan Friday stressed on the need to do away with farm loan waivers. Discuss the efficacy of farm loan waivers as a policy tool in dealing with the problems faced by an Indian farmer.
China is building border infrastructure at a breakneck speed. Discuss the initiatives taken by Indian government to secure its land borders with China.
Parliament recently passed the Constitution 124th (Amendment) Bill, 2019. What are the pros and cons of replacing caste-based reservation with income-based reservation? Suggest a suitable way-forward.
Is Digital addiction a growing problem amongst children? What are the ethical issues involved? How can parents and teachers play a constructive role?