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Question 78

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Appeared in Year: 2017

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In India do you agree the growth of service sector is sustainable and will it ensure the equity in terms of creating Employment?

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Yes, I do agree the service sector is sustainable and certainly, it will ensure the equity in terms of creating Employment to a larger extent.

  • Economic affluence: The Economic liberalization has had a positive impact on Indian Households. The Household income and expenditure has increased creating a greater demand for Goods and Services. For Eg by 2

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Question 79

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Appeared in Year: 2012

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Compare and Contrast the ‘capability approach’ of (Amartya Sen) with the ‘capabilities approach’ of (Martha Nussbaum) towards well-being and development.

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  • Amartya Sen’s Capability Approach:
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  • Being one of the most prominent philosophers and welfare economists Amartya Sen pioneered capability approach during the 1980s.
  • Sen’s approach basically explains poverty using two core concepts referred to as capability and functioning.
  • Functioning’s are states of being and doi

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Question 80

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Bring out the concepts and salient highlights of Forensic Auditing (FA).

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Forensic Auditing is a method of detecting and gathering evidences of frauds, embezzlement or any other such white-collar crime.

  • It has an important role to play both in the Public & Private sector organisations.
  • It is a specialized branch that requires a specialized ski set for fraud detection.
  • A company’s system of internal controls are examined by

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Question 81

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How does the Supreme Court Collegium’s recent decision end the impasse on Judicial appointment procedure?

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  • The Collegium System is one where Chief Justice Of India and four senior-most judges of the Supreme Court recommend appointments and transfers of Judge, though it has no place in the Indian Constitution.
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    • The first Judges case (the collegium system has its genesis in a series of judgments called as the judges cases) was that of S P GUPTA Vs

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Question 82

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Examine the main economic implications of Goods and Services Tax (GST) in India.

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  • The main economic implications of Goods and Services Tax (GST) in India
    • It reduces the tax burden on the Producers and Fosters growth: With the reduction in tax burden there will be more production from the Producers. The old tax structure restricted the Producers to an optimum level of Production.
    • Different Tax Barriers such as Toll Plaza, Check Pos

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Question 83

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What were the salient features of the Government of India Act of 1935?

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The Government of India Act of 1935 was the longest act passed by British Parliament so far and was later split into two parts viz. Government of India Act 1935 and Government of Burma Act 1935.

  • The four keys of Government of India Act of 1935 were:
    • Report of the Simon Commission
    • Discussions at the Third Round Table Conference
    • The White Paper of 1933
    • Th

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Question 84

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Comment on the recent milestones and the proposed initiatives of the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO).

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The Indian Space Research Organisation is the space agency of the Government of India headquartered in the city of Bengaluru formed on 15th August 1969.

To harness space technology for national development is the main objective of ISRO.

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  • Milestones and proposed initiatives Aryabhata, the first satellite built by ISO wa

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Question 85

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Given the odds and the opposition from princely states, their integration was a huge achievement. Whom do you consider the architect of Indian Integration after Independence? Discuss.

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‘Sardar Patel was the architect of national integration after Independence. He integrated 562 princely states with the Union of India and prevented the Balkanisation of the newly-independent country.

  • In 1947 the problem of partition, communal riots and a refugee crisis was prevalent. To prevent any possibility of anarchy Sardar Patel kept trying to

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