Maoist challenge: Needs political understanding, not securitisation

GS Paper 3 Syllabus: Linkages between Development and Spread of Extremism   Source: IE   Context: The efficacy of the Maoist movement needs to be gauged in terms of their declining social base, not on the basis of how many violent incidents occur. What led to the failure of the above approaches: Declining Maoist presence/violence …

Debt-for-climate swaps

GS Paper 3 Syllabus: Environment, Conservation   Source: DTE   Context: In the past decade, debt-for-climate swaps have grown relatively popular among low- and middle-income countries. Insta Links: