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IASbaba’s TLP 2016, 21st Sep
UPSC Mains ‘High Order Thinking [HOT]’ GS Questions
1. The provisions of federalism in the Indian Constitutions are inspired by the West. Yet the Indian federal structure is sui generis in nature. Do you agree? Substantiate by taking examples of at least two other constitutions.
2. The recent stalemate in the Rajya Sabha over crucial bills has given impetus to a thought that important bills should be converted into money bills so that their legislation doesn’t require the approval of the Rajya Sabha. What are your views on this issue? Also discuss the constitutional provisions in this regard.
4. The lack of a legal architecture for the intelligence and investigation agencies of India is repugnant to the ideas of democracy, rule of law and accountability. Do you agree? Is parliamentary oversight needed in the functioning of these agencies? Analyse.
5. What importance does Germany hold for India in terms of India’s economic, strategic and security imperatives? Also discuss the role that Germany can play in the expansion of India’s renewable energy share in the total energy mix.
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