Background: 14th Finance Commission’s recommendations, Fiscal Responsibility and Budget Management (FRBM) Act, Fiscal deficit.
Background: Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA), WTO, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD).
Background: Mizoram Bru refugee stalemate, Reangs.
Background: Right to safe water, National Water Framework Bill, Model Bill for the Conservation, Protection, Regulation and Management of Groundwater, 73rd and 74th amendments to the Constitution, Panchayats, Gram Sabha.
Background: Jan Lokpal Bill, Article 239 AA of the Constitution.
Background: India-Afghanistan relations, Salma Dam project, Chabahar port project, TAPI pipeline project, Afghanistan reconciliation and peace process.
Background: Israel-Palestinian relations, Israel-Palestinian conflict.
Background: Sri Lanka’s internal issues, Liberation Tigers of the Tamil Eelam (LTTE), Prevention of Terrorism Act (PTA), Islamic State (IS).
Background: Constitutional reforms in Sri Lanka, Bill of Rights.
Background: India-Bangladesh relations, Paira port, Chabahar port, India’s Act East policy.