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Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (Urban)

The government has come out with guidelines on interest rate subsidy scheme under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (Urban) for middle-income groups. The scheme was earlier announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in his New Year’s Eve address to the nation. … Continue reading

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Names of Reports published by Organisations

Sl.No Report title Organisation 1. Asian Development Outlook ADB (Asian Development bank) 2. Global Financial System Report BIS (Bank for International Settlements) 3. Global Money Laundering Report FATF (Financial Action Task Force) 4. India State of Forest Report Forest Survey … Continue reading

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Critically analyse the nature of India’s engagement with the Middle East

Middle east has been the most important region outside the subcontinent for India’s security and prosperity. But still this region did not receive much attention it deserved from India. India’s engagement with Middle east cab be broadly divided into 3 stages. Stage … Continue reading

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What implications would Brexit have on both Britain and EU? Also discuss major challenges Britain is facing in its bid to execute Brexit.

Brexit can be considered as the one of the biggest event happened in the international affairs which leaves its effect on several countries mostly Britain and European union. Effects on Britain: Britains trade will take a hit sinces its 50% … Continue reading

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Discuss the reforms and their significance brought in the rules governing grant of passports in India.

The change in rules in granting passport is long overdue. These changes have made to remove age old rules which obstruct or delay the process of getting passport. Than changes are: The application form requires only names of one parent … Continue reading

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Can recent demonetization be considered as ‘cultural revolution’? Critically comment.

Demonetization has been in everyday news and touched each one across the country . It has a huge impact on the lives of people in one or the other way that their daily life has disturbed a little in  both … Continue reading

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It is argued that geography predetermines conflicts. Illustrate this with the example of ongoing Manipur crisis.

There have been many conflicts in the world from the time immemorial. There are many reasons for the conflicts to occur like region,religion,natural resources ,ethnicity ,culture and many more. All of the reasons for many conflicts related with geographical factors … Continue reading

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