Libyan Crisis and the aftermath

Libyan Crisis and the aftermath

GS2: Effect of policies and politics of developed and developing countries on India’s interests, Indian diaspora.   What is the issue? The Tripoli based government of Libya has decided to launch a peace initiative. Prime Minister Fayez al-Sarraj of the...
A High Powered Committee to be set up for Agriculture

A High Powered Committee to be set up for Agriculture

GS2: Agriculture reforms, issues and related constraints.   What is the issue? Prime Minister announced a high powered committee to recommend structural reforms in agriculture, at the 5th meeting of the Governing Council of NITI Aayog. BACKGROND Indian agriculture has...
Need for the Simultaneous Election

Need for the Simultaneous Election

GS2: Structure, organization and functioning of the Executive   What is the issue? The Centre has decided to form a committee to examine the issue of conducting the simultaneous elections. BACKGROUND The “One Nation, One Election” idea envisages a system where...
Agricultural Credit in India and issues around

Agricultural Credit in India and issues around

GS3: agricultural produce and issues and related constraints   What is the issue? Recently, there is an intense discussion on the strategies needed for addressing farmer distress in India. Among others, assured and greater access to institutional credit has been...
India’s Foreign Policy Challenges and Prospects

India’s Foreign Policy Challenges and Prospects

GS2: India’s neighbourhood and bilateral relations.   What is the issue? Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s massive electoral mandate should add to India’s muscle as he strides onto the world stage in his second term. But the world’s a bad-tempered place these days and...