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GDP growth and employment in India

Context: Why don’t Indian policymakers or indeed the general public bother more about employment? SWI 2023: Did India’s GDP growth create enough jobs? What about the 2017 to 2021 period? Meaning for India’s growth strategy?

Gandhi-Ambedkar debate on caste-based separate electorates

Context: Gandhi’s views on caste Ambedkar’s views on caste Ambedkar’s arguments for separate electorates Gandhi’s opposition The Yerawada Fast and the Poona Pact The legacy of the fast Many have hailed Gandhi’s fast as ensuring that the British did not get to ‘divide and rule’. Poet laureate Rabindranath Tagore said at the time: “it is …

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Planetary Boundaries

Context: What are planetary boundaries? How is the planetary boundaries framework formulated? Earth’s current state of health? What’s the significance of your findings in the context of an increasingly warming world? Do we still have time to reverse the damage done to the Earth system?

Hoysala temples

Context: Importance: Three Hoysala temples: Who were the Hoysalas? When were the Sacred Ensembles of the Hoysalas built? What makes Hoysala architecture stand out?

Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM)

What is This? Launch Vehicle & Launch Pad Payloads The MOM mission is primarily a technological mission to study various aspects of Mars. Hence the Mangalyaan mission carried 5 different scientific payloads which are listed below: Challenges Achievements  Space Agencies that Achieved Successful Missions to Mars Before ISRO only 3 other different Space agencies were …

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