Liberalism runs into national populism

Topics Covered: Political philosophies like communism, capitalism, socialism etc.- their forms and effect on the society.   Liberalism runs into national populism   What to study? For Prelims: Meaning of liberalism and forms. For Mains:  Recent concerns raised and ways to address them.   What is liberalism? Liberalism has been the dominant socio-political ideology in …

Insights into Editorial: Government should use RBI funds in a prudent manner

Insights into Editorial: Government should use RBI funds in a prudent manner Context: On August 26, the central board of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) decided to transfer a surplus of Rs 1.76 lakh crore to the government-its highest transfer ever-sparking a fierce debate. The government was, it must be noted, acting on the …