Questions 1 to 3 are of 10 marks each, and questions 4 and 5 are of 15 marks each.

  1. Examine the demand to change India’s financial year to January-December rather than the current model.
  2. Critically examine the PM-AASHA scheme.
  3. Tribunals must not be allowed to become a parallel judiciary. Comment.
  4. Discuss the ramifications of NPR on the foreign policy of India.
  5. Will the recent truce between Afghanistan and Taliban bring peace to the region? Elucidate.

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