Tag - Diplomacy

[Diplomacy] Pravasi Bharatiya Diwas PBD-2017, Heart of Asia Summit Amritsar & BRICS Goa Summit: themes, venues, highlights, outcomes

Prologue Summit#1: Pravasi Bharatiya Diwas PBD-2017, Jan Why organize PBD? Who organizes PBD? PBD-2017: highlights of Rescue operations for VIDESHI NRIs & DESHI Indians Summit#2: Heart of Asia Summit HoA: three purposes of summit? HoA Summit @Amritsar (2016): Highlights of Summit#3: BRICS: 8th [...]

[Diplomacy] UN Secretary General: Selection, Appointment, Powers, Signifiance, Limitations, Antonio Guterres for UPSC Prelims and Mains GS2

Selection process of UN Secretary General Latest selection: Antonio Guterres Informal rotation system UN Secretary General: significance and limitations Selection process of UN Secretary General Q. Discuss in brief, the selection procedure for the post of United Nations Secretary General. संयुक्त राष्ट्र महासचिव पद की चयन [...]

[Download] UPSC Mains-2016: General Studies Paper-2 Polity, Welfare, Diplomacy: incl. Hindi Qs & Topicwise collection of all Papers since Syllabus Change

Instructions for UPSC Mains 2016 GS Paper-2 GSM2-2016: Question paper in linear format incl. Hindi Observation  / Analysis of GS Paper-2 Toughness of the paper Relevance of Mrunal.org/ Bogus marketing propaganda GS2 Mains-Topicwise Questions since Syllabus change [Block-1] Polity Polity: Basics of Constitution [...]

[Current] Sept-2016: Diplomacy, Defense, Diaspora: Indus Water Treaty, G20 Summit, NAM Summit, LEMOA, PAVA, FARC-Peace Deal & more

Diplomacy in News: Sept.2016 Indus water treaty 1960 Should India stop water to Pakistan? Bilateral Diplomacy- Sep.2016 GSM2: International Org. / Groupings G20 Summit, 2016 What is G20 Sherpa? Other Intl. org in news India not Involved: Sept.2016 Columbia Referendum & Nobel Peace [...]

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[Diplomacy] Andean Community and India

Write a brief note on Andean Community Nations in Andean Community Functions of Andean Community FTA with Mercosur Andean Passport Institutional bodies within the Andean community India and Andean Community Write a brief note on Andean Community Birth 1969 by the Cartagena Agreement, Other name Comunidad Andina (CAN) HQ Lima, [...]

[Diplomacy] Arab Spring : Reasons and Future by Om Kasera

Introduction The Democratic Uprising Monarchies Israel Final conclusions Introduction The massive popular movement in Middle East region, known as “Arab Spring”, is as significant as the fall of Berlin Wall. The common denominator is that The entire region seeks. Transformation of ruling political structures and processes. [...]

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[Diplomacy] India and ASEAN Regional Forum (ARF): Meetings & Outcomes

What is ASEAN Regional Forum (ARF)? Working of ARF What is Track-1 and Track-2 Diplomacy? 3-stage Confidence Building process ARF Member states ARF process is three-tiered Four Intersessional meetings of ISMs Vision Statement for ARF for 2020 Hanoi Plan of Action (POA) India [...]

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[Diplomacy] Indian and CARICOM (Caribbean Community and Commons Market) for GS Mains Paper II

Timeline of Events What is Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ)? 2m What is Caricom Single Market (CSM)? 2m Member states of CARICOM Functions/ goals / aims of CARICOM Organization structure of CARICOM Limitation / Problem areas in CARICOM Write a note on India [...]

[Diplomacy] India and Middle East : Present and Future Foreign Policy by Om Kasera

This Article is by the gentleman who needs no introduction, 2011’s IAS exam topper Shri. Om Kasera. The Middle East: Present Situation India’s relationship with Middle East What’re India’s policy options in Middle East? Conclusion The Middle East: Present Situation The Middle East is a geopolitically [...]

[Diplomacy] JIMEX 12: Indo-Japan Joint Naval Exercise : Meaning Significance

What is JIMEX 12? activities in JIMEX 12 Naval Exercise? What is the importance of Indo-Japan Naval Exercise? Why Joint Naval Exercises? Move against China’s pearl string? What is JIMEX 12? It is the first joint exercise ever between the two navies of India [...]

[Diplomacy] International Criminal Court (ICC) : Organization, functions, powers

International Criminal Court (ICC): introduction What is Rome Statute? Where is ICC located? What are the functions of ICC? What is International court of Justice? Punishment powers of ICC? any time limits on cases? Wanted Criminals by ICC How does ICC get criminals [...]