UPSC Civil Services Mains Examination – 2012
Write an essay on any one of the following topics
Q.1 In the context of Gandhiji’s views on the matter, explore, on an evolutionary scale, the terms ‘Swadhinata’, ‘Swaraj’ and ‘Dharmarajya’. Critically comment on their contemporary relevance to Indian democracy.
Q.2 Is the criticism that the ‘Public-Private-Partnership(PPP) model for development is more of a bane than a boon in the Indian context, justified ?
Q.3 Science and Mysticism : Are they compatible ?
Q.4 Managing work and home – is the Indian working woman getting a fair deal ?