Q 1. The mass exodus of migrant labourers and the resulting economic slump have brought in focus the need to create robust institutions that can handle such crises with more deft and compassion. Discuss.
Q 1. What is equalisation levy? Why was it in news recently? Discuss.
Q 1. What is ‘wolf warrior’ diplomacy? Explain the term in the light of China’s external diplomacy.
Q 2. What are the current irritants in Indo-Chinese relations? How is India handling them? How is it impacting India’s overall interests and image globally? Analyse.
Q 1. India stands to benefit by deepening ties with France- a partner that shares its ideals of multilateralism, pluralism and a non-military, deterrence-based policy. Elucidate.
Q 2. The decision to impose new restrictions on investments from neighbouring countries like China isn’t protectionism, but is a part of global message for China’s irresponsible behaviour in the COVID-19 emergency.
Q 3. What do you understand by ‘cultural diplomacy’? What dividends can India reap through sound cultural diplomacy? Examine.