General Studies Paper-2: International Relations

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Model Questions While discussing about India’s foreign policy, many observers connect the ancient Indian strategic thought of Kautilya with contemporary Indian strategy. To what extent is it justified? Discuss keeping in reference the Rajamandala and Shadguna concepts as propounded by Kautilya. "Foreign policy of the Government of British India was…
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Model Questions What are the main principles of Gujral Doctrine? Is this doctrine relevant today also? Discuss. "Despite change of the Government at centre, the Manmohan Doctrine remains relevant for India's foreign policy for today and tomorrow." Comment. In what circumstances, Katchatheevu Island was ceded to Sri Lanka? What problems…
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Model Questions Discuss current paradigms in India-Afghanistan Relations. Discuss the various fora used by India to enhance its ties with South East Asia. Which of them has been more beneficial and why? What does India stand to gain by getting membership in APEC? Explain. "Even after many years of Vientiane…