Civil Services Main Examination GS Paper I 2018


Q. “Caste system is assuming new identities and associational forms. Hence, the caste system cannot be eradicated in India.” Comment


Q. ‘Women’s movement in India has not addressed the issues of women of lower social strata.’ Substantiate your view.


Q. Mention core strategies for the transformation of aspirational districts in India and explain the nature of convergence, collaboration and competition for its success.


Q. ‘Despite the implementation of various programmes for the eradication of poverty by the government in India, poverty is still existing’. Explain by giving reasons .


Q. ‘Globalisation is generally said to promote cultural homogenisation but due to this cultural specificities appear to be strengthened in the Indian society.’ Elucidate.


Q. ‘Communalism arises either due to power struggle or relative deprivation.’ Argue by giving suitable illustrations.


Q. How the Indian concept of secularism different from the western model of secularism? Discuss