Topic : Bilateral, regional and global groupings and agreements involving India and/or affecting India’s interests
No zero-sum games: on India-U.S. trade hostilities
Topic : Issues related to direct and indirect farm subsidies and minimum support prices; Public Distribution System objectives, functioning, limitations, revamping; issues of buffer stocks and food security; Technology missions; economics of animal-rearing.
The solution is universal
Topic : Indian culture will cover the salient aspects of Art Forms, Literature and Architecture from ancient to modern times.
Links beyond boundaries
Topic : Effect of policies and politics of developed and developing countries on India’s interests, Indian diaspora.
Possibilities of a verdict
Topic : Important aspects of governance, transparency and accountability, e-governance- applications, models, successes, limitations, and potential; citizens charters, transparency & accountability and institutional and other measures.
There’s a hole in the data
Topic : Effects of liberalization on the economy, changes in industrial policy and their effects on industrial growth.
Automation of services and social harmony