06 April 2014
Answer ALL the questions in about 200 words
1. Explain the commercial and military possibilities of the Indian Regional Navigation Satellite System (IRNSS).
2. Explain the different types of deficits that an economy faces. Which deficit is a better indicator of the health of government finances? And why?
3. What were the important recommendations of the National Transport Development Policy Committee? Why do you think there has been a decline in private investment in road projects in India? Examine.
4. Examine how and why modern cities and townships were developed in India during the initial years of British colonisation.
5. Discuss the measures taken by the government to increase energy production from renewable energy sources in India.