1. Fiscal responsibility and discipline are required to ensure sustainable economic growth. Comment.

Resources: The strong case for and against fiscal expansion (Mint)

  1. Cancer in India has become a major challenge, but the medical facilities are not apt enough to handle the crisis. Explain the issues and suggest reforms in ensuring cancer care in India.

Resources: Study warns of growing cancer burden across India (TH)

  1. Disasters have been threatening the native ecosystems by bringing the foreign species. Comment.

Resource: Massive locust invasion threatens Gujarat farmers (TH)

  1. What is the role of good governance in democracy? What steps need to be taken for improving the quality of governance in India?

Resource: ‘Good Governance Index’ launched by MoS (PP) Dr Jitendra Singh on ‘Good Governance Day’ today (PIB)

  1. Groundwater conservation remains a major challenge in India. Explain the traditional and modern methods to improve the conservation in India.

Resource: PM launches scheme to conserve groundwater (Mint)