Correct and rewrite the statement given below: (1/2+1/2=1 Marks)
The 'Right to Information' Bill was tabled in 2002 and received the presidential assent in January, 2005.Match the names of the founders given below with the political parties they founded: (4×1=4 Marks)
Founders Political PartiesEvaluate any six consequences of the disintegration of the Soviet Union. (6×1=6 Marks)
(a) C.Rajgopalachari Polit (i) Telugu Desham Party
(b) Deen Dayal Upadhayaya Polit (ii) Swatantra party
(c) N.T Rama Rao Polit (iii) Lok Dal
(d) Ch. Charan singh Polit (iv) Bhartiya Jana sangh
Analyses any three points of criticism and any three core values and enduring ideas related to the Non-Aligned Movement. (3+3=6 Marks) Assess any six steps suggested since 2005 to make the United Nations more relevant in the changing context. (6×1=6 Marks)(6×1=6 Marks)
What is meant by security? Evaluate the role of any four new sources of threat to security.
(2+4=6 Marks) Read the paragraph given below carefully and answer the following questions:
We have a Muslim minority who are so large in numbers that they cannot, even if they want, go anywhere else. That is a basic fact about which there can be no argument. Whatever the provocation from Pakistan and whatever the indignities and horrors inflicted on non-Muslims there, we have got to deal with this minority in a civilized manner. We must give them security and the rights of citizens in a democratic State. If we fail to do so, we shall have a festering sore which eventually poison the whole body politic and probably destroy it.
Jawaharlal Nehru, Letter to Chief Ministers, 15 October 1947.
(a) In spite of indignities and horrors inflicted on non-Muslims by Pakistan, why Jawaharlal Nehru wanted to deal with the Muslim Minority in a civilized way?
(b) Why this minority should be given the security and rights on the same footing as to all other in a democratic system.
(c) If this minority was not provided security and rights what kind of scenario is envisaged?
Explain any three challenges that India faced at the time of her independence. Examine the grave economic crisis prior to the fourth general election of 1967. Assess the verdict of the electorate based on the election. (3×2=6 Marks)
Analyses any three reasons for imposing emergency on 25th June, 1975. Did the government misuse its emergency powers? Give any three arguments in support of your answers. (3+3=6 Marks)
From 1989 to 2004, there have been nine coalition governments in India. Analyses the rise and fall of any two such coalition governments.(3+3=6 Marks)
"The end of eighties of the 20th century witnessed developments which made a long lasting impact on Indian politics. "Assess any three such developments. (3x2=6 Marks)