What were the election symbols of the Congress Party and Bhartiya Janasangh in the first general election of 1952?
Which two diametrically opposite political groups supported the National Front Government in 1989?
What was meant by Princely States? How many Princely States were there in India at the time of independence?
Give any two arguments in favour of reservation for the SCs, STs and Ks in higher education institutions in India
How far is it correct to say that the 9/11 attack on the World Trade Centre as the attack on the US hegemony? Explain?
'Foreign policy is always dictated by national interests." Do you agree with this view? Support your answer with any two suitable arguments.
Examine the factors which helped in the restoration of the Congress Party after its split in 1969.
What led to the emergence of a bipolar world? What were the arenas of Cold War between the two power blocks?
“Like India, why could democracy not take roots in Pakistan despite the fact that both the countries share a common past?
What are the major differences between the SAARC and the European Union as alternative centres of power?
What were the major conflicts between the Parliament and the Judiciary during the leadership of Indira Gandhi?
Explain any three elements of consensus which have emerged among most political parties after the Lok Sabha elections of 2004
Study the given political outline map of north-East India in which six states have been marked as A, B, C, D, E and F. Identify these states with the help of information provided below and write their names along with their respective letters i.e. A, B, C, D, E, and F in your answer book.
i. Two states which were not part of the state of Assam were at the time of India’s independence.
ii. The state whose leader signed an agreement with Rajiv Gandhi in 1986.
iii. The state which declared independence from India in 1951.
iv. The state which was carved out of Assam in 1972.
v. The 22nd state of India due to its merger.