405+ GD Topics (with Answers)

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  1. Corporate Social Responsibility – Charity or Marketing gimmick?
    Introduction :- Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) is a relatively new term in the business sphere. The term was first coined…

  2. Can celebrities make good politicians?
    Before we get into the topic, first let us see who are politicians? Politicians are basically leaders who campaign for…

  3. Are Leaders born or made?
    Before taking sides first let us discuss the attributes of a good leader - The most important pre requisite for…

  4. Technocrats should not become bureaucrats
    The never-ending fight :- The fight between technocracy and bureaucracy has been in existence ever since the inception of these…

  5. “America First” Policy : Good or bad for World Geopolitics?
    USA is a major influencer when it comes to international matters. But with the ‘America First’ policy not only the…

  6. Millennial Voters – Can they decide the future of India?
    India is the second most populated country in the world with nearly a fifth of the world's population. India has…

  7. Coaching centers are destroying education
    The impact of coaching centers on Indian education can be discussed under the following heads :- Parental Pressure: With the…

  8. India has a long coastal line. Is it an advantage or Liability?
    Let’s compare both the sides and then try to reach the conclusion: Advantages :- Maritime trade: India has a coastline…

  9. Elections in India – 2019
    Theme :- The 2019 Indian general election is currently being held in seven phases from 11 April to 19 May 2019 to…

  10. Youth empowerment is necessary for any country’s development. According to you what should India focus on, for Youth empowerment?
    Topic :- Youth empowerment is necessary for any country's development. According to you what should India focus on, for Youth…

  11. India’s E-commerce policy – Impact on E-commerce industry
    India's E-commerce policy :- On Feb 28, 2019, Modi Government released a Draft E-commerce Policy. The draft is intended to…

  12. India – Pakistan relations
    Indo-Pak relations can be discussed under the following heads :- History :- At the time of independence, British India was…

  13. Freedom of Press in India
    India is considered to be a country having freedom of press. In the constitution it is nowhere mentioned specifically about…

  14. Big Data and Information Privacy – A future challenge
    Big Data is a technology that has come into existence in recent years. Its applications, ease of access and accuracy…

  15. Modernisation of armed forces
    With India not having very friendly relations with two of its major neighbours i.e. Pakistan and China, and India constantly…

  16. India’s foreign policy
    India's foreign policy can be discussed under the following heads : Ideological stand :- India is one of the founding…

  17. Who is the true ally of India?
    What do you mean by an ally? An all-weather friend who can be relied on for support through thick and…

  18. India is a fast developing country. Despite this, people at the bottom are not benefiting of it. In your view, what is the reason behind it?
    India is a fast developing country. despite this, the people at bottom are not benefiting of it. In your view,…

  19. Coalition politics in India
    Theme :- In India, there are 545 seats in LokSabha. In them, 2 seats are reserved for Anglo-Indian community. So, in the remaining…

  20. The Future of Cryptocurrencies
    What is a Cryptocurrency :- At present money transactions from one person to another person go through financial institutions such…

  21. Should artistic expression be monitored by law?
    “Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once we grow up.”- Pablo Picasso. This…

  22. NYAY – Can it eliminate poverty?
    What is NYAY :- Rahul Gandhi, president of Indian National Congress announced a new poll promise, which is named as…

  23. Impact of News channels on society
    Theme :- Until a few years ago, TV channels used to allot roughly half an hour per day for broadcasting…

  24. India-China relations
    Theme :- After Pulwama terror attacks, India requested United Nations to list Masood Azhar as a global terrorist. Even though 14 countries…

  25. Black or Grey – Abstract GD Topic
    Many people dye their grey hair with black color because of the perspective of society on ageing. When we see so many advertisements everyday…

  26. Moody’s rating upgrade – Impact on India’s economy
    Background :- On 16th November 2017, international rating agency, 'Moody’s Investor Services' upgraded India’s government debt rating from Baa3 to…

  27. Sustainable development hampers industrial progress
    In the most general terms, sustainable development has been defined as development that meets the needs of the present without…

  28. Is India ready for 5G?
    Theme :- At present the whole world is using 4G cellular communication technology, and a good number of users are…

  29. Open economy – Role of MNCs in India
    Theme :- Multinational Corporations (MNC) operate in more than one country. In 1991, India faced economic crisis and to lift…

  30. Traffic problems in India
    Theme :-  Traffic congestion costs 1.47 lakh crore per annum for India according a study in 2018 by Boston Consulting…

  31. Is war the best way to solve international disputes?
    Background: Wars are fought by a country or a group of countries to establish power over opposing country by using…

  32. Roots & wings – Abstract GD topic
    Points to speak on this topic :- We can discuss about how parents should raise their children. Parents should explain…

  33. EVMs vs Paper Ballots
    Theme :- In January 2019, Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) Sunil Arora made it clear that India is not going back…

  34. How to crack Group Discussion?
    Group Discussion round is the next screening process after the initial rounds in various organizations, MBA institutes and even in…

  35. Should public sector banks be privatized?
    Due to increasing banking scams, lack of dynamism and bad corporate governance which ultimately lead to declining trust in the…

  36. Mental illness in India
    Theme :- According to 'World Health Organisation' (WHO) report of 2017, approximately 5 crore people in India are going through…

  37. India’s fight against Terrorism | Pulwama Terror attacks
    Theme :- On 14th Feb 2019,  a suicide bomber rammed his vehicle filled with 350 kg of explosives into a convoy of security forces…

  38. Plastic Money – Merits & Demerits
    Background :- In general, debit cards & credit cards are called as plastic money. Plastic money has provided us with the ease…

  39. The Fall of Facebook
    Theme :- The year 2018 was very rough for Facebook. More and more people are leaving Facebook in the wake of…

  40. Recapitalization of Banks
    Background :- Since the government has a major stake in public sector banks it injected capital through Recapitalization bonds, raised…

  41. 5 years of Modi government
    Theme :- In the months of April & May 2019, General elections are going to be conducted. And hence everyone…

  42. Walls are dead – Abstract GD Topic
    Points to speak on this topic :- A few decades before, there existed segregation walls to separate whites from blacks…

  43. Challenges in the IT industry
    Challenges in IT industry :- Retention of employees is one of the biggest challenges for IT industry. Generally software companies…

  44. How can we reduce wealth gap between Rich & Poor?
    As per Oxfam’s latest report (2019), 73% of the wealth generated last year went to the richest 1%, while 67…

  45. Interim Budget 2019 – Analysis
    Theme :- On 1st February 2019, Interim budget 2019 was presented by Union minister Piyush Goyal. It is not a…

  46. Brexit – Impact on India?
    Theme :- There are 28 member countries in 'European Union' (EU). United Kingdom of Great Britain, which means UK is…

  47. Censorship of Web series – Pros & Cons
    The Bombay HC has issued notice to the I&B Ministry, Union Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology, Ministry of Law…

  48. Information overload – GD Topic
    What is Information overload :- In this modern era, we have so much information available that often we feel overwhelming…

  49. Should Military training be made compulsory for all in India?
    Theme :- Military training is compulsory in some countries including North Korea, Norway & Israel. Pros of compulsory military training…

  50. Famous or Important – Abstract GD Topic
    The following are the words of Arlo Davis Guthrie, who is an American folk singer, known for singing songs of…

  51. Citizenship (Amendment) Bill
    Theme :- In January, Lok Sabha passed Citizenship amendment bill, 2016 which seeks to amend Citizenship act 1955. This bill…

  52. Might is always right
    This phrase describes that the people in power determine what is right or wrong, even if the outcomes aren’t favourable…

  53. 10% Quota for Economically weaker people in General Category – Good or Bad?
    Theme :- In January 2019, 124th constitution amendment bill was passed to grant 10% reservation for economically weaker sections of…

  54. Affordable Healthcare in India
    India is considered an attractive option by medical tourists due to the low costs and relatively high quality private sector…

  55. Insolvency and bankruptcy code
    Developed to find a solution to the proliferating stressed assets of banks, The Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code has been evolving…

  56. If Third World War happens, what will be the possible reason behind it?
    Theme :- In January 2019, China ordered it's army to prepare for war amid clashes between China & USA at…

  57. Freebie politics in India
    Theme :- It's elections time, and hence every party is trying to offer freebies to attract voters. There is so…

  58. Role of India in United Nations
    Background :- With the motive to maintain international peace and security and to promote cooperation in economic, social and cultural…

  59. Universal Basic Income – Pros & Cons
    Theme :- Indian Government is likely to bring 'Universal Basic Income scheme'. Universal basic income (UBI) or basic income is…

  60. G20 – GD Topic
    What is G-20? With the objective to bring together the growing and industrialized economies of the world and to discuss…

  61. Surrogacy (Regulation) Bill – GD Topic
    Theme :- 'Surrogacy (Regulation) Bill' was passed by Lok Sabha on 19th Dec 2018. The bill was introduced in 2016.…

  62. Should Aadhaar be made mandatory?
    With the striking down of Section 57 of AADHAAR Act, Supreme Court has uplifted the AADHAAR requirement from various avenues…

  63. Should Fintech firms and Banks be collaborated?
    In this age of transparency and digitization, Fintech firms and start-ups have been the major gainers. They are also emerging…

  64. Innovation vs Invention – What is more important?
    In this modern era of extremely efficient and constantly advancing global world, for the continued profitability of a company, continuous…

  65. Is RBI’s Autonomy Under Threat?
    Rifts and conflicts between the 'Mint Street and the North Block' are in the nature of the relationship they share…

  66. Impact of Technology on jobs
    Positive side :- Technology increases productivity and hence reduces the burden on workers and eliminates the burden of doing repetitive…

  67. What is the biggest problem that India is facing?
    India is facing many issues. Some of them are major issues and need immediate attention. However, we cannot pick one…

  68. Unemployment Allowance – Pros & Cons
    Theme :- It's elections time. This time, almost all the political parties are promising unemployment allowance of approx Rs.3,000 per…

  69. Should adultery be criminalised?
    Theme :- In September 2018, Supreme Court struck down section 497 of IPC (Indian Penal Code), which deals with adultery.…

  70. Fugitive Economic Offenders Act
    What is Fugitive Economic Offenders Act :- Fugitive Economic Offenders Act, 2018 was brought to deal with the economic offenders that…

  71. The menace of Trolling
    Theme :- Online trolling and cyber bullying are increasing at a rapid pace, which is a worrying thing. Sometimes it…

  72. Can women be in combat roles?
    Theme :- In November 2018, Indian Army Chief, Bipin Rawat said that Indian Army is not yet ready for women…

  73. Gene-edited babies project – Pros & Cons
    Theme :- In November 2018, a Chinese scientist named 'He Jiankui' claimed that he edited human embryos of a twin…

  74. How to solve the issue of pending cases in Indian courts
    Present situation :- As of January 2018, over 3.3 crore cases are pending in Indian courts. Of them, 60% of pending…

  75. Should organ donation be made compulsory?
    In Favor :- Many people are in need of organ replacement surgeries to survive. There is a shortage of organ…

  76. Does India really need more big statues?
    Theme :- In October 2018, Statue of unity was launched in Gujarat making it the world's tallest statue. Rs. 3000…

  77. Industrial Revolution 4.0
    Theme :- In October 2018, WEF (World Economic Forum) launched center for "Fourth industrial revolution" in Maharashtra, India. Initially the…

  78. Markets are found not created
    In favor of the argument (Markets are found not created) :- Many times, markets are discovered. It is like filling…

  79. Movies encourage social evils
    Yes :- Most of the movies make us feel like taking alcohol is a casual thing. Lead characters drink alcohol…

  80. RBI Vs Govt
    Theme :- The clash between 'Reserve Bank of India' (RBI) & Govt has been in headlines from the past few…

  81. Should reservations be based on economic status?
    Theme :- At present, In India there are reservations on caste basis. There is a particular percentage of seats reserved…

  82. Blockchain Technology – Pros & Cons
    What is Blockchain Technology :- Blockchain consists of transactions (blocks) linked as a chain. Every transaction has a timestamp and…

  83. Pink – Abstract GD Topic
    Here are some ideas to speak on 'Pink' GD Topic. When we think of Pink, the first thing that comes…

  84. Statue of unity – GD Topic
    Theme :- 'Statue of unity' is statue of the great freedom fighter, Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel. It was launched on 31st…

  85. Ayushman Bharat – Will it achieve Universal Health coverage in India?
    What is Ayushman Bharat :- Ayushman Bharat came into effect from August 2018. This scheme comprises two things. One is…

  86. Data is the new Oil
    If this is your GD topic, here are some points to speak on this topic. The countries who have oil…

  87. Sabarimala verdict – Progressive OR a threat to traditions?
    Theme :- Women aged between 10 to 50 are banned from entering Sabarimala temple till recently. In September 2018, Supreme Court gave…

  88. #MeToo – GD Topic
    What is #MeToo :- 'Me too' phrase was first used in 2006 by Tarana Burke, a social activist to raise awareness…

  89. Success – GD Topic
    If this topic is given to you in Group Discussion, here are some ideas to speak on this topic. There…

  90. Decriminalization of Homosexuality – Road ahead for LGBTQ community of India
    Theme :- On 6th September, 2018, Supreme court gave judgement on section 377, which decriminalized homosexuality in India. Things to…

  91. Should Article 35A be abolished?
    Theme :- On 6th August 2018, Supreme court will hear a bunch of petitions challenging the validity of Article 35A.…

  92. Detention policy – Pros & Cons
    Theme :- "The Right of Children to Free and Compulsory Education (second amendment) Bill, 2017" was passed in Lok Sabha…

  93. Right to be forgotten
    Theme :- First draft of India's 'Personal Data Protection Bill, 2018' is out in July 2018. BN Srikrishna's committee took…

  94. Imran Khan as Pakistan’s Prime Minister – Impact on Indo-Pak relations
    Theme :- Imran khan is elected as Pakistan's new Prime Minister, and will take oath as PM on Aug 11th,…

  95. News channels – Breaking rules to give Breaking news
    Yes :- News channels sensationalize everything. If any crime happens, news channels will send their reporters and do their own…

  96. Live-in relationships in India
    What is a Live-in relationship :- Two adult people living together in the same house in a relationship that resembles…

  97. End of Globalization
    Yes, it's the end of Globalization :- ‘Brexit’ happened because Britain wanted to protect their nation from increasing globalization. Many countries whether…

  98. 4 years of Modi government
      Update :- Here is the updated article - 5 years of Modi government. Theme :- After 4 years, Modi government…

  99. Joint family vs Nuclear family
    Joint Family :- Advantages of Joint Family :- In joint families, Elderly parents will get the support of children. Young…

  100. Mob lynchings in India
    Theme :- On 23rd July 2018, Indian government appointed two high-level committees to suggest legal framework to deal with the…

  101. Impact of falling rupee on Indian economy
    Theme :- From the past few months, rupee value is continuously depreciating. Several factors such as rising crude oil prices,…

  102. Child marriages in India
    Causes of child marriages :- Illiteracy of parents coupled with poverty. Poverty forces them to marry off their girl children…

  103. Should Delhi be given statehood?
    Theme :- AAP (Aam Aadmi party), which is the present ruling party in Delhi is demanding statehood for Delhi. Present…

  104. Democracy in India – Success or Failure?
    Democracy in India - Success :- India is the world's largest democracy. India is staying as one unit despite having…

  105. Social Media – Impact on human behavior and society
    Difference between Social media & Social networks :- Many students are confusing Social media with Social networks, because these terms…

  106. India-US relations – Impact of Trump
    Theme :- 2+2 dialogues (meeting of Defence and External Affairs ministers of both countries), which were scheduled to be held…

  107. Co-education (Mixed gender education) – Pros & Cons
    Pros of Co-education :- Mixed gender education system prepares students for the real life. Students that are from co-education schools…

  108. One year of GST
    Theme :- 1st July is GST (Goods & Services Tax) day. It's been exactly a year since GST was implemented in…

  109. Interlinking of rivers – Pros & Cons
    Pros of linking rivers :- Some rivers cause floods and some other rivers do not have sufficient water, thereby causes…

  110. Relevance of WTO in today’s global scenario
    Theme :- Amid US-China trade war, Trump's threats to withdrew from WTO (World Trade Organization) and increasing importance of regional…

  111. Plastic Pollution
    What is Plastic pollution :- Plastic pollution is the accumulation of plastic on earth which is negatively impacting environment and…

  112. Should street food be banned?
    Why street food should be banned :- In most cases, food is prepared in an unhygienic way. It is very…

  113. Facebook – Cambridge Analytica data scandal
    What is Facebook–Cambridge Analytica data scandal :- In 2013, Cambridge Analytica, a political consulting firm took personal data from people…

  114. EU’s GDPR – Impact on India
    Theme :- 'European Union' (EU) implemented 'General Data Protection Regulation' (GDPR) with effective from May 25th, 2018. What is GDPR…

  115. Public perception of the Police – How can it be improved?
    Theme :- Recently Gagandeep Singh, a young daring police officer stood against a violent mob to save an innocent young…

  116. Flipkart-Walmart deal – Impact on India
    Theme :- Walmart has struck a deal with Flipkart in May 2018 and is buying 77% stake in it. Positive…

  117. Digital Revolution – Pros & Cons
    Pros of Digital revolution :- Digital revolution changed the means of communication. Instant communication and social networks are possible due…

  118. Should Pornographic content be banned?
    Theme :- Madhya Pradesh Home minister opined that porn is the main reason for rising rape cases. The debate on…

  119. US withdrawal from Iran nuclear deal – Impact on India
    Theme :- Trump government withdrew US from Iran nuclear deal in May 2018. This move was attracted a lot of…

  120. High fuel prices in India – What are the causes?
    Theme :- There is a huge criticism over high fuel prices in India despite having low crude oil prices internationally.…

  121. Freedom is a myth
    Here are some ideas to speak on abstract GD topic - "Freedom is a myth". Everyone living in the democratic…

  122. Water scarcity in India
    Present situation in India :- UNESCO's report, 2018 predicts that India will have intensified water crisis by 2050. Atleast 140…

  123. Do brands rule our lives?
    Yes :- Companies spend a lot on marketing and influence people through advertisements and other marketing strategies to promote their…

  124. Can ‘Death penalty’ deter child rapes?
    Theme :- In April 2018, Indian government approved the ordinance for awarding death penalty for rapists of girls below 12…

  125. Exam paper leaks – How to restore trust in the Indian education system?
    Theme :- In March 2018, exam papers of CBSE class X Maths and Class XII Economics leaked an hour before…

  126. SC/ST Act
    Theme :- On March 20th 2018, Supreme court laid down safeguards against the misuse of SC/ST Act.  As per the…

  127. US-China Trade war – Impact on USA, China & other countries
    How US-China Trade War has started :- United States has increased tariffs on its Chinese imports - steel and aluminium. It…

  128. Portrayal of women in Indian cinema
    Why do we need to discuss this :- Movies reflect society. When we see movies of a particular time, we…

  129. Should there be a ban on Bandhs?
    Theme :- Bharath Bandh in April 2018 caused the death of 9 people and many people were injured due to…

  130. Who have more chances of winning 2019 Lok Sabha elections?
    BJP and its allies :- In Favor :- Popularity of our Prime minister Narendra Modi. Many polls and surveys revealed…

  131. Private Universities in India – Pros and Cons
    Theme :- In March 2018, Telangana govt passed Private Universities Bill, allowing establishments of private universities in the state. All…

  132. How can banks prevent Nirav Modi-Like scams?
    Background :- Two employees of Punjab National Bank, the second largest public sector bank of India, tie up with Nirav…

  133. Budget 2018-19 – Analysis
    Who is Happy with Budget 2018 :- Minimum Support Price (MSP) [a guarantee price from the government] for all notified…

  134. 50+ Easy topics for Group Discussion – 2019 (with Answers)
    Movies encourage social evils Should reservations be based on economic status? Joint family vs Nuclear family Mob lynchings in India…

  135. Door – Abstract GD Topic
    A ‘Door’ has a literal meaning of a moving mechanism used to block off, and allow an entrance to an…

  136. Allowing Ayurveda, Homeopathy doctors to practice Modern medicine – Pros & Cons
    Introduction : The National Medical Commission Bill 2016, is presented in the Lok Sabha which aims at replacing the existing…

  137. 7th pay commission – Pros & Cons
    What is central Pay Commission :- Pay commission is a system or mechanism which was set up in 1956 by…

  138. Compulsory Yoga in schools – Pros and Cons
    Background :- The initiative of yoga in schools comes with the idea of promoting wellness, developing body-mind awareness and the…

  139. Is ‘NITI Ayog’ a success?
    What is Niti Aayog : NITI ( National Institute for transforming India ) was announced by the Union government on 1st January…

  140. Will artificial intelligence take away jobs?
    Yes:- Artificial Intelligence is mainly feeding the raw inputs and the corresponding outcome into a system. The role of this…

  141. Should the rich and wealthy in India be taxed more?
     Yes :- With the extra revenue, we can create a better and safe environment, provide quality education, build, roads and…

  142. Triple Talaq Bill
    Followed by the Muslims in India, Triple talaq is a customary way of an instant divorce of a married couple…

  143. Impact of Brexit on Indian Economy
    Britain, on the 29th of March 2017 officially initiated its break up with the entire European Union. Brexit has been…

  144. Is there a need to curb the mushrooming of private coaching institutes?
    Intro :- In India, the craze for the admissions in the good reputed engineering and medical colleges has made the…

  145. Should India sign CTBT & NPT ?
    Yes:- CTBT (Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty) is a global initiative which bans the use of any sort of nuclear…

  146. Light pollution – A new threat
    What is Light pollution :- Light pollution or photo pollution is defined as the excessive use of artificial outdoor lightning. …

  147. Zero – Abstract GD Topic
    Zero as a concept has been around since ancient times, popping up in Babylonian and Mayan inscriptions, when it was…

  148. Are we forgetting our seven Sisters?
    Background :- Over the years, there has been a wide gap between the Northeastern states and mainstream India. Being a…

  149. Despite a large population, India lacks knowledge power
    Yes:- The present education system of India is exam oriented. It emphasizes continuous evaluation forcing students to mug up the…

  150. Dot – Abstract GD Topic
    A dot, as simple as it sounds, can be interpreted in many different ways. Hence, it maybe used as an…

  151. Do Indian workplaces treat sexual harassment cases seriously?
    Intro :- Sexual Harassment is a serious problem in the workplaces. It includes physical, verbal, visual, and psychological harassment. These…

  152. Is Indian culture decaying?
    Yes:- Music: The present youth in India is addicted to English songs following legends like Linkin Park band, Eminem, Taylor…

  153. Use of Renewable energy in India
    Background :- The 'Ministry of New and Renewable Energy' (MNRE) deals with the renewable energy in India. In the early…

  154. Son of the Soil approach in recruitment – Good or Bad?
    What is 'Son of the Soil approach' in recruitments:- The theory of bearing the job opportunities from various companies established…

  155. Are CCTV cameras in public places effective or just an invasion of privacy?
    Benefits of CCTV cameras :- We need to have surveillance cameras in public places as they provide public safety. Along…

  156. Should both developed and underdeveloped countries have equal binding in combating climate change?
    Yes:- Global Warming is termed as a global problem which emphasises that each and every nation on this planet is…

  157. Does Nepotism exist in Bollywood?
    Background :- Bollywood or the Indian film industry based in Mumbai, Maharashtra is the huge entertainment industry with over millions…

  158. Do small companies have more harmony?
    Background :- Businesses are defined as "small" in terms of applying for government support and qualify for preferential tax policy.…

  159. Job vs Entrepreneurship
    Introduction :- With the increasing number of career choices in front of students, there is often a confusion among the…

  160. Rise of Patanjali – Marketing lessons to learn
    Background :- The big brand Patanjali Ayurved Limited is an Indian FMGC company with headquarters in Delhi. This company has…

  161. The key to India’s prosperity is Agriculture
    Background :- India is the2nd largest country with arable land ( 3 percent of land is agriculture land) after USA. India has…

  162. Indiscriminate Tourism will lead to environmental damage
    In Favor :- Tourism puts pressure on natural resources of the place like water, food supply, beaches and coral reeves.…

  163. Should Uniform Civil Code be implemented?
    In Favor :- Some of the personal laws do not follow gender equality and are discriminatory to women. Uniform Civil…

  164. MBAs do not make good business leaders
    MBAs do not make good business leaders :- MBA is a business administration degree for graduates that mainly refines the…

  165. Red – Abstract GD Topic
    In this post we will be posting as many ideas on Red that can be used as leads in a…

  166. How successful is Modi’s Mann Ki Baat campaign?
    What is Mann Ki Baat :- Mann ki Baat campaign started on October 3, 2014, by our Prime Minister Narendra…

  167. Rising stalking cases – Where is the problem?
    Background :- Incidents of stalking, especially among women are being reported in big numbers. 2014 was reported with 4699 cases…

  168. Why is India one of the biggest defence equipment importer?
    Present scenario :- According to latest reports of Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI), India is fifth on the list…

  169. Involving Army in civil tasks – Right or Wrong?
    Theme :- Recently, Indian government took Army's help in constructing a bridge in Mumbai. It is okay to involve Army…

  170. Has Reliance jio changed the telecom sector of India?
    Background :- The huge LTE mobile network operator Reliance Jio Infocomm Limited is a wholly owned subsidiary of Reliance Industries. It…

  171. Cauvery River Dispute
    How the Cauvery River dispute has started :- The sacred river of South India Cauvery, that rises in Coorg (Karnataka)…

  172. One Rank One Pension – Advantages and Disadvantages
    What is One Rank One Pension :- One Rank One Pension means ‘Retired soldier of the same rank and have…

  173. Should Politics and Business be mixed?
    Politics and business should be mixed :- In an open market, a business entity will always back a political group…

  174. In what way Payment Banks are useful?
    What is a Payment bank :- A bank licensed as a payment bank can receive deposits and offer remittances only.…

  175. Does corporate world promote entrepreneurship?
    Background :- Entrepreneurship is the process of launching and running a new business. It also defines the willingness and capacity…

  176. FDI in retail – Boon or Bane?
    Boon:- 'FDI in retails' would mean the re-birth of an advanced supply chain management (SCM) structure. People are fooled to…

  177. Money spent on space exploration can be better used on reducing poverty on earth
    Space research is a waste of money :- Space exploration is a waste of money as the achievement is extraordinarily…

  178. City vs Village
    City Life :- Advantages of City life :- City life means an advanced and well equipped environment. People migrate to…

  179. Trial by Media – Pros and Cons
    Pros :- With the rise of newsgathering mobile apps such a TOI, in-shorts along with cabled televisions, internet, a newspaper…

  180. Should mobile phones be allowed in schools & colleges?
    Yes :- Mobile phones are extremely potent tools and can be utilized to a great extent in teaching at colleges.…

  181. How can tourism be improved?
    Present situation of tourism sector in India:- In the recent reports of 2017, India ranked first among the Top 10…

  182. Can the world economy bank upon India for growth?
    Background :- The exchange of international goods in monetary terms is called the world economy. India is the sixth largest…

  183. Should ‘Right to Privacy’ have limits?
    Background:- Right to privacy refers to the concept that one’s personal information needs protected from public scrutiny. The right to…

  184. Should ‘Freedom of expression’ have limits?
    Yes:- Absolute freedom of speech can harm people's sentiments and emotions very easily. There's always that one person in our…

  185. Startup India Standup India : Success or Failure?
    What is 'Startup India & Standup India' :- Startup India is a campaign announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on…

  186. Is ‘Jan Dhan Yojana’ a success?
    What is PMJDY? It is a financial inclusion scheme aimed particularly at the poor and the needy, i.e. it aims…

  187. Are women better managers than men?
    Yes:- Women are more patient and composed while making decisions. It's because of the way women are raised. Be at…

  188. Judiciary Reforms in India
    What is Judiciary :- Judiciary is the system of courts that implements law in the name of the state. Judiciary…

  189. Significance of BRICS in world economy
    What is BRICS :- BRICS is the acronym for five fastest growing nations of the world, namely Brazil, Russia, India, China…

  190. Is Technology creating income inequalities?
    Background: Technology is seeing exponential growth in recent times. It has taken over various aspects of human day-to-day jobs as…

  191. India-China relations post Doklam issue
    What is the Doklam Standoff? To understand about Doklam issue, we need to understand few more things. India-China Border :…

  192. Status of sports in India
    Why India is performing poorly in sports :- No proper governing of Administrative issues is the prime concern with Indian…

  193. Should Beauty pageants be banned?
    Yes:- American Reality show -  Toddlers and Tiaras is a children beauty pageant show having girls aged between 3-10 years of…

  194. Right to Education: Success or Failure?
    Background :- Education is the primary and basic requirement for development of a person. The government has taken the step…

  195. How to handle Abstract GD Topics?
    What is an Abstract topic :- Broadly, we can divide GD topics into 3 categories; Knowledge based topics – Topics…

  196. Impact of ‘Internet of Things (IoT)’ on our lives
    What is Internet of Things (IoT):- Internet of Things is a network of interconnected digital devices, machines, vehicles etc. These…

  197. Is India ready for Electric cars?
    Background :- Electric cars are the new-generation cars which are a replacement of the old petrol/diesel cars and automobiles. These…

  198. Should Driverless cars be allowed in India?
    Background :- The history of driverless cars goes back to 1478 when Leonardo da Vinci designed the first prototype, Leonardo’s car was…

  199. Achievements and Failures of Modi Government
      Update :- Here is the updated article - 5 years of Modi government. Achievements :- The biggest step by NDA…

  200. Impact of GST on Banking sector
    Background :- Goods and Services Tax, a strong taxation system was introduced on 1st of July in India. Every product including…

  201. Is Globalization a threat to Indian Culture?
    Background :- The intermingling and interaction of people across the world has been going on through international flow of money,…

  202. Aadhaar-Mobile linking – Good or Bad?
    Theme :- The government is looking for simplification these days. To make traceability easier, the government now wants to link citizens'…

  203. Beti Bachao Beti Padhao – a success?
    What is Beti Bachao Beti Padhao :- "Beti Bachao Beti Padhao" is an initiative started by the Government of India…

  204. Is India safe for women?
    Background :- New laws and directives are being proposed every other day, phone applications for safety are being launched densely,…

  205. Should ‘Group Discussion’ be compulsory in Hiring process?
    Background :- GD or 'Group Discussion' is a methodology conducted mainly by organizations to test a person’s eligibility and skills…

  206. Ethics in Politics – Myth or Reality?
    Theme :- Politics is an essential human activity – essential in building societies and communities based on rules & laws.…

  207. Fake News – Impact on society
    What is Fake News :- Fake or fabricated news is a type of Yellow Journalism or propaganda that consists of…

  208. E-Commerce – Sustainable business model?
    Background  :- The transaction of buying or selling online, commonly known as E-commerce has seen a speedy growth within the…

  209. Delhi’s Odd-Even Rule : a success?
    Theme :- Delhi, a metropolitan city having over 11 million population is known for its rich culture and vibrant heritage. Be…

  210. Should India adopt two time zones?
    Theme :- Time Zone refers to the local time of a region or a country. Indian Standard Time (IST) is the time observed…

  211. Impact of Technology on Banking sector
    Positive impact of technology on banking sector :- The biggest revolution came in banks is Digitization. Banking process is faster…

  212. 4 Best sources that will help you in Group Discussions
    Editorials & Opinion articles in The Hindu newspaper :- The Hindu newspaper is the best newspaper for students. It is…

  213. Common syllabus throughout Indian schools – Pros & Cons
    Background:- Schools in India are mainly columned primarily into 4 boards of education, namely CBSE (Central Board of Central Education),…

  214. Unemployment in India
    Causes :- Machines are replacing humans. Automation is causing loss of jobs. In India, still many people are not able…

  215. Corruption in India
    Causes of corruption:- Most of the employees in government and private sector are paid low salaries. Even if someone caught red-handed by…

  216. How can Indo-Pak relations be improved?
    Theme :- Since the independence, India and Pakistan have fought four wars (one undeclared war) and have engaged in a…

  217. Impact of Video games on youth
    Postive Impact of video games :- Cognitive skills will be developed. Video games such as shooting drills and simulation games…

  218. Digital payments in India
    The evolution of digital payments in India:- India is a massive cash dependent economy with a 13% cash-to-GDP ratio to…

  219. Role of engineers in disaster management
    Theme :- The year 2017 is coming to an end with disasters making headlines almost every day on the news…

  220. Is MBA a rat race?
    Background :- The MBA degree, Master of Business Administration originated in the United States in the twentieth century and has…

  221. US-Mexico border wall – Good or Bad?
    Theme :- The US and Mexico share a border of 1900 miles which includes uninhabited desert, major cities, and Rio…

  222. Challenges to Indian Banking sector
    Emerging challenges:- Asset quality is under tremendous pressure due to continued economic slowdown and increase in the rise of the…

  223. Donald Trump’s Presidency – Pros & Cons
    Background :- Donald Trump, the 45th and current president of the United States, has been in power since January 20th…

  224. ‘One Nation One Election’ – Feasible?
    Introduction:- Elections are the most fundamental requirement to operationalize the democracy, so the way it should be conducted holds the…

  225. Child labour in India
    Causes of child labour :- Poverty leads to child labour. Poor families with large numbers make their children work to keep…

  226. Climate Change – What can we do about it?
    What is Climate change :- A recent NASA study has shaken the entire world with its space-based report that this…

  227. Artificial intelligence – Pros and Cons
    Background :- The ability of a computer system or a machine to behave intelligently with some human traits is known…

  228. Human Gene editing – Good or Bad?
    In Favour :- Almost 4% of the babies born every year have some type of genetic disorder which could be…

  229. Brexit – Pros and Cons
    Background :- On the 23rd of June, United Kingdom held an 'in or out EU Referendum' with 48% against BREXIT…

  230. Ban on Firecrackers during Diwali – Good step?
    Theme :- Deepavali or Diwali – the festival of lights, massively celebrated across the country with bright lights for a…

  231. Big Data – Pros & Cons
    Background :- The  term “big data” refers not only to large data sets, but also to the frameworks, techniques, and…

  232. Bullet trains in india – Is it a right step?
    In Favour :- High-Speed Railways (HSR) in India is going to be a new step towards a technologically advanced nation…

  233. Should India accept Rohingya refugees?
    Background :- The persecuted minority community-Rohingya, of the western part of Rakine state in Mayanmar is undergoing inhumane activities of…

  234. Crimes against women in India
    Present Situation :- Women are subjected to various forms of violence such as eve-teasing, sexual harassment, domestic violence, marital rape,…

  235. New India 2022 – Will it be a reality?
    Theme :- Modi government promised 'New India' by 2022, when India will complete 75 years of independence. By 2022, it…

  236. NEET – Pros & Cons
    Pros :- NEET replaces all the entrance exams that are conducted separately by Medical colleges. Hence, it will reduce burden…

  237. Should Marital Rape be criminalized in India?
    Theme :- After declaring 'Right to Privacy' as a fundamental right, several NGOs are submitting petitions to make a law…

  238. Is ‘Make in India’ a success?
    Achievements :- With the launch of Make in India, rules and policies are simplified. Now it is much easier to start…

  239. Smart work vs Hard work
    Smart work :- Advantages of Smart work :- Smart work is intellectual. Hence it improves our innovative and creative thinking skills. Smart…

  240. Impact of movies on youth
    Positive impact :- Progressive thoughts like gender equality, organ donation spread easily through movies. For example, 'Dangal' movie inspired many…

  241. How to eliminate the threat of Nuclear war?
    Theme :- There is a threat of nuclear war amid the clashes between US and North Korea. Not just this…

  242. Green Card reforms – Beneficial for Indians?
    Theme :- Trump's government proposed 'Reforming American Immigration for a Strong Economy Act' (RAISE Act) with an aim to allow…

  243. Should Marijuana be legalized in India?
    Theme :- Maneka Gandhi recommended to legalize marijuana for medical purposes. What is Marijuana :- Marijuana is a mixture of…

  244. Jio’s business model – Sustainable or Not?
    Theme :- Reliance Jio created mobile internet revolution in 2016, when it announced free voice calls and free data for…

  245. Drug menace – How to fight with it?
    Causes of drug menace in India :- There is no separate police force to deal with drugs business. India has…

  246. Will India emerge as a superpower in the near future?
    Yes :- Ease of doing business in India is improved a lot in the recent years. India is targeting to…

  247. Can we rely on Cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin?
    Yes :- Future belongs to technology. Cryptocurrencies make peer-to-peer financial transactions a lot easier. This currency can be sent from…

  248. How to tackle Naxalism?
    Causes of Naxalism :- Many tribal people are not given their due in forest resources causing the loss of their…

  249. Impact of GST on Indian Economy
    Positive Impact :- As there will be no inter-state tax, transport of goods will be much easier. There will be…

  250. Cattle Slaughter Ban – Right or wrong?
    Theme :- On May 25th 2017, Central government banned the sale of cattle to slaughterhouses. And the only exception are…

  251. Is censorship of movies an outdated concept?
    Yes :- People have the mental ability to decide what to watch and what not to watch. Government has no…

  252. India’s growing population – How can it be controlled?
    Theme :- According to Population Reference Bureau (PRB), India will cross China's population by 2024, and will emerge as the…

  253. ‘Most spoken language’ as the National language – Acceptable?
    Theme :- Till now, there is no National language for India. And there are 2 official languages - English and…

  254. Should kids’ reality shows be banned?
    Theme :- There are many reality shows for kids these days in different themes like singing, dancing, acting, playing games…

  255. Should Gorkhaland be given separate state status?
    Theme :- Gorkhaland movement is based in Darjeeling, which is a part of West Bengal. This movement is started in…

  256. How to reduce NPA?
    What is NPA :- 'Non-performing Assets' (NPA) are the loans that are not repaid and are not generating any income…

  257. Merger of PSU banks – Is it really necessary?
    Background :- Government of India is planning to merge government owned banks to create a few strong banks that can…

  258. ‘Digital India’ – How far was it a success?
    What is 'Digital India' program :- 'Digital India' was launched in July 2015 by Government of India. This is started…

  259. Is India becoming intolerant?
    Yes :- Incidences of mob lynchings were increased these days in the name of unofficial beef ban. And the sad thing…

  260. Is GST beneficial for the common man?
    Plus :- Basic food items prices aren't increased. There is no tax on milk, pulses, wheat and rice. Prices of…

  261. Should Triple Talaq be abolished?
    Theme :- The government has promulgated the ordinance on triple talaq twice in 2018, but couldn't bring the law. In…

  262. Privatization of ‘Air India’ – Good or Bad?
    Background :- In June 2017, Union Cabinet approved the recommendation of NITI Aayog to privatize government owned 'Air India'. Good…

  263. One Belt One Road – Impact on India
    What is One Belt One Road (OBOR) :- OBOR is a China’s project aimed to improve connectivity and cooperation among Eurasian…

  264. Can ‘One Belt One Road’ improve developing world?
    What is One Belt One Road (OBOR) :- OBOR is a China's project aimed to improve connectivity and cooperation among…

  265. Farm loan waivers – Good or Bad?
    Theme :- It's elections time, and every political party is promising farm loan waiver scheme. Agricultural debt waiver scheme was…

  266. Should Paper ballot system be restored?
    Theme :- There is a widespread demand from opposition parties to replace Electronic Voting Machine (EVM) system with paper ballot system…

  267. Why is Norway the world’s happiest country?
    Theme :- World's Happiness Report, 2017 has named Norway as the world's happiest nation. In 2018's report, Norway secured second…

  268. Why are many startups failing in India?
    Reasons :- Many startups are giving unrealistic discounts to attract customers. This leads to more investment with low profits. Such…

  269. Should the Internet be censored?
    In Favor :- Though internet is giving access to information to all for free, it is increasingly turning into a…

  270. Why is India unhappy?
    Theme :- India is ranked 122nd among 155 countries in World's happiness Index, 2017. Rankings are given by taking six…

  271. Banks levying charges on cash transactions – Is it a good move?
    Theme :- Large banks of India like SBI, HDFC and ICICI decided to impose limit on cash transactions on monthly…

  272. SBI merger with associate banks – Good or Bad?
    Theme :- State Bank of India's five associate banks will be merged with SBI from 1st April, 2017. This is…

  273. Cap on wedding expenditure – Is it fair?
    Theme :- A private bill to curb wedding expenditure was introduced in Lok Sabha on 16th, February 2017. This bill…

  274. Impact of Demonetization on Indian Economy
    Positive impact :- A good part of black money is eliminated from the economy. This money can be spent by…

  275. Ever growing air pollution levels – Where does the problem lie?
    Causes of Air pollution in India :- Increasing usage of Automobiles. Dust kicked up by vehicles moving on roads. Increasing…

  276. Should Rapists be tortured?
    In Favor :- Harassing people violently deserves barbaric punishments. Victims should have the right to take revenge for their suffering. Torture can…

  277. Donald Trump’s presidency – Impact on India
    Negative impact :- Donald Trump is proposing to tighten H-1B visa regulations. If that is implemented, many Indians who are…

  278. Farmer Suicides in India – What needs to be done?
    Reasons for farmer suicides in India :- Financial distress. Crop failures. Unorganized farming practices. Overwhelming debts to banks and money…

  279. Tightening H-1B visa rules – Is it Fair?
    Theme :- US government under Donald Trump's rule proposed multiple bills to tighten H-1B visa rules. One of them aimed…

  280. Has democracy hampered India’s progress?
    In Favor :- Demonetization move is not democratic in nature. And it could weed out a big part of black…

  281. Can World Peace be achieved?
    What is world peace :- When there is happiness, freedom and peace among and within all nations and people, we can say…

  282. Union Budget 2017-18 – Is it beneficial for the common man?
    What is Union Budget :- Union Budget is the annual report of India's finances for the financial year. Till 2016,…

  283. Experimenting on Animals – Is it fair?
    Why animals are used in research :- There are some diseases for which cure isn't invented yet. To end people's…

  284. Are Men silent sufferers in this modern world?
    Yes :- There are male victims of domestic violence, who are suffering in silence because they are afraid of society's…

  285. Is Nationalism taking over Globalism?
    In Favor :- Donald Trump, the present President of USA banned refugees and immigrants from 7 Muslim countries. This is…

  286. Can Temples have Gender-Specific rules?
    In Favor :- Some temples have centuries-old traditions. And we should not simply break it. Some temples have their own reasons. For…

  287. How can we deal with increasing Cyber Crimes?
    Background:- Around 11,592 cases of cyber crimes were reported across India in 2015, the number is 26 folds more than…

  288. Should stray animals be killed?
    Theme :- On January 18th, 2017, Supreme Court reacted negatively to petitioner asking for totally destroying stray dogs across India…

  289. Will GST be a success?
    In Favor :- With the elimination of multiple taxation, taxes will be lower. Hence the burden on manufacturers & prices…

  290. Why is molestation prevalent in India?
    Reasons :- Lack of moral education in society is the main cause of sexual violence. The society's attitude towards molestation is…

  291. Is it time to replace Mahatma Gandhi’s picture on Indian currency notes?
    Against :- Mahatma Gandhi is India's Father of the Nation. So, it's perfectly right to give him the honor by…

  292. Can India turn ‘Brain Drain’ into ‘Brain Gain’?
    Theme :- 9th January is celebrated as 'Pravas Bharatiya Diwas' every year. What is Brain Drain :- 'Brain Drain' is…

  293. Is China a threat to India?
    In Favor :- India is importing Chinese goods in large amounts. These products are cheaper than Indian ones, which is a…

  294. Indian Business Schools – Are they really effective?
    Positive Side :- Top B-schools are sending their students to big companies for internships to provide them practical knowledge. With increasing…

  295. Union Budget just before Assembly Elections – Is it a Fair Move?
    Theme :- In November 2016, Central Government announced that Union Budget will be presented on 1st Feb 2017. Generally Union Budget…

  296. Technology changing the face of education
    Background :- In the past few years, we witnessed a major change in the world with the advancement of technology.…

  297. Unique identification number for every Indian
    Background:- The idea behind unique identification number was to assign each individual a unique 12 digit number which will help…

  298. Is it really worth to become a cashless economy?
    In Favor:- Cashless transactions ensures transparency and reduces black money formation. The problems like pick pocketing and robbery will be eliminated.…

  299. Should women be encouraged to work in night shifts?
    In Favor :- Instead of discouraging women from working in night shifts, safety measures should be improved. It will provide equal…

  300. Should Homeschooling be encouraged in India?
    What is Homeschooling :- Homeschooling is educating children at home instead of sending them to school. In Favor :- These…

  301. Should Uniforms be mandatory in schools?
    In Favor :- India is one of the most diverse countries in the world. There are many cultures, creeds in India. School…

  302. Social networking in our lives
    Impact of Social Networking on our lives :- Social networking is imbibed in our lives so much that this generation…

  303. Role of digitization in banking
    What is meant by digitization :- Digitization is the process of converting data into digital format. Digitalization means the adoption…

  304. Is India ready to be a Cashless Economy?
    In Favor :- Long before demonetizing 500 & 1000 rupee notes, Indian government is trying to increase cashless transactions through…

  305. National Anthem in Theatres – Is it a good move?
    Background :- On 30th November 2016, Supreme Court ordered that all theatres should National Anthem before screening the film and…

  306. Donald Trump Presidency – Impact on the world
    Impact on USA & the world :- Donald Trump's proposals to replace foreign workforce with USA's is threatening IT industry. Many…

  307. India’s fight against ‘Black Money’
    What is Black money :- Money earned through illegal ways and the money earned without paying taxes is called as…

  308. Is India prepared enough to handle cyber attacks?
    Yes :- National Technical Research organization (NRTO), which was formed in 2004, provides technical intelligence to internal and external security.…

  309. Demonetization of old 500 & 1000 rupees notes – Was it a good move?
    Theme :- On 8th November 2016, Indian Government demonetized 500 and 1000 rupee notes that were in circulation, and announced…

  310. Should Chinese products be banned in India?
    Theme :- India is requesting United Nations to list Masood Azhar, chief of Jaish-e-Mohammed as a global terrorist from a long time,…

  311. Impact of Social Media on youth
     Positive Side :- Through Social media, youth is exchanging ideas & views in a win-win situation. Youth are turning into more…

  312. Is Section 498A of IPC a Gender biased law?
    What is section 498A of IPC :- Indian Penal Code 498A, 1983 is a criminal law which states that,“Whoever, being the…

  313. Should Environment polluters be severely punished?
    In Favor:- In some incidents, the consequences can be very severe. For example, the pollution may lead to health problems…

  314. Should there be a retirement age for politicians in India?
    In Favor :- People's representatives should be fit physically as well as psychologically. Senior politicians should give chance to young…

  315. Free WiFi Spots – Beneficial or not?
    In Favor :- Free WiFi spots help 'Digital India' Scheme. These spots can encourage the usage of internet. This will…

  316. Student Suicides – What are the deep rooted problems?
    Causes of student suicides :- What is causing them to suicide - Pressure in studies. Family problems Physical & mental…

  317. Is online piracy inevitable?
    What is online piracy :- Online piracy is the term used to describe the real time illegal downloading of copyrighted…

  318. How can we stop ‘Honor Killings’?
    What is a Honor Killing :- 'Honor killing' is the murder of a family member by other family members in…

  319. Will E-commerce dominate physical stores?
    In Favor :- Growth of E-commerce is much faster than growth of sales in physical stores in retail sector. Online…

  320. How can river Ganga be cleaned?
    Why is the river Ganga important :- Nearly 40% of the Indian population depends on Ganga water for daily usage.…

  321. Parliamentary System vs Presidential System
    Background :- In general, there are two types of democratic governments. They are 'parliamentary form of government' and 'presidential form…

  322. Can India get into NSG?
    What is NSG :- 'Nuclear Suppliers Group' (NSG) is a group of Nuclear supplier countries that are allowed to trade in…

  323. Should India be given a permanent seat in UNSC ?
    In Favor :- India is the largest democracy in the world, one of the largest economies, one of the largest contributors of…

  324. Population explosion – boon or bane?
    Boon :- Population growth provides us with a more number of working population, which is needed nowadays for speed progress.…

  325. Should mother tongue be the medium of instruction in schools?
    In Favor :- Language represents the culture and lifestyle of the society. Education is to prepare for life in society.…

  326. Does UNSC need to be reformed?
    Background :- 'United Nations' (UN), an intergovernmental organization was formed in 1945 to deal with the international challenges in the…

  327. Should Fathers be given Paternity Leave?
    What is Paternity leave :- Paternity leave is the leave father can take from his work to take care of…

  328. Is Technology rising Unemployment rates?
    Yes :- Redundancy and Automation is continuously replacing human labour. If any business depends heavily on human labour, it tends…

  329. Should AFSPA be repealed?
    What is AFSPA :- 'Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act', 1958 grants special powers to 'Indian Armed Forces' such as shoot…

  330. Mobile towers in residential areas – harmful or not?
    Background:- Popularity of mobiles and wireless communication devices has resulted in easier life. For the better network accessibility, number of…

  331. Is hosting Olympics good for the host country?
    Background :- Modern Olympics Games started in 1896,held in Athens. The Olympic Games are held every four years. More than…

  332. How can slums be improved?
    What is a slum :- A slum is an urban informal settlement that is unfit for living because it lacks…

  333. Future of Sports in India
    Challenges :- Lack of infrastructure. Lack of encouragement. Lack of Sports schools, especially in rural areas. Lack of sporting culture. Politics…

  334. India’s obsession with Gold – How it affects Indian Economy?
    Background :- India imports 40% of the World's total production of Gold, making India as the top importer of Gold…

  335. Love Marriage vs Arranged Marriage
    Advantages of Love Marriage :- Marriage is a life-long commitment. So, selecting life partner should be in one's own hands. Love…

  336. Is Reservation for women justified?
     In Favor:- There exists a gender gap in literacy levels even now, especially in rural areas. Reservation for women will…

  337. Does Censor Board need to be reformed?
    Yes :- Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) is curtailing movie makers' freedom of expression beyond necessity. Movies on contemporary…

  338. Is IPL a boon or bane for Indian cricket?
    Background :- Indian premier league, popularly known as 'IPL' is the professional twenty-20 cricket league which is played every year…

  339. Swachh Bharat Abhiyan – How far was it successful?
    Background :- Gandhiji once said, 'Sanitation is more important than Independence'. Nearly half of the population of India defecate in…

  340. Is Educational qualification necessary for Politicians?
     In Favor:- There should be a minimum education to the politicians because a politician is a representative of the people…

  341. Do business and ethics go hand in hand?
    Background :- Ethics is 'the moral values, principles governing our behaviour and having consciousness about our responsibility towards the society'. In…

  342. Alcohol Ban in India – Pros and Cons
    In Favor :- With alcohol ban, problems of domestic violence & financial drain will be reduced. When alcohol is available abundantly,…

  343. Paperless office – could it be a reality?
    Background :- Paperless office means optimization of working place by switching to e-document management, electronic archives, and electronic communication. The…

  344. Eastern vs Western- which parenting style is better?
    Background :- Parenting style refers to the ways of raising kids which affects their academic achievements, self-confidence, aggression, psychological strength…

  345. Should attendance be made compulsory for students?
    Background :- Many colleges of India made 75% attendance per subject in every semester compulsory for students as a criteria for eligibility…

  346. Should betting and gambling be legalized in India?
    Background :- In India, games involving skill like rummy, poker are allowed and games of chance like betting and gambling…

  347. Aadhaar Bill
    Background :- Aadhaar ( Targeted Delivery of Financial & other Subsidies, Benefits and Services ) Act, 2016 was passed in Lok…

  348. Is a relook needed in the caste reservation system?
    In Favor of the present reservation system :- Many people from backward castes came out of poverty and have a…

  349. Specialization vs Generalization
    In Favor of Specialization :- Specialization is focused. One can easily search for job, because she/he knows exactly which job…

  350. Youth in Politics
    Background :- Youth have always been in politics especially at the time of reform movements. Most of these young people…

  351. Smart cities in India – Is it a smart move?
    Background :- Smart cities concept was born in 2008, when IBM introduced this concept as a part of its Smarter Planet…

  352. Should Jallikattu remain banned?
    In Favor of the ban :- Bulls are subjected to pain and suffering. In order to infuriate them, they are…

  353. Net neutrality
    What is Net neutrality :- Net neutrality means that ISPs (Internet Service providers) should treat all the content in the…

  354. Direct Benefit Transfer (DBT) Scheme – Pros and Cons
    Background :- Direct Benefit Transfer (DBT) Scheme's aim is to transfer subsides, scholarships and other welfare benefits directly to the…

  355. Should attempt to suicide be decriminalized?
    In Favor :- The person, who attempts suicide feels devastated in life already. If she/he dies, there is no question of…

  356. Does India need smaller states?
    Reasons for separate statehood demands :- Unequal development. Poor governance. Negligence. Perceived negligence. Some people are feeling that they are…

  357. Women’s Reservation Bill
    Background :- 'Women's reservation Bill' or Indian constitution's 108th amendment Bill was introduced in Lok Sabha in the year 1996…

  358. Should Capital punishment be banned?
    Background :- Capital punishment or death penalty is being imposed by state as a punishment for the criminals of heinous offences. Use…

  359. Lokpal Bill
    Background :- In 1966, Administrative Reforms Commission (ARC) headed by Morarji Desai recommended the creation of 'Lokpal' in the centre &…

  360. Should Homosexuality be legalized?
    Update :- On 6th September, 2018, Supreme court gave judgement on section 377, which decriminalized homosexuality in India. But homosexuality…

  361. NOTA – Is it a good step?
    Background :- NOTA means "None of the above". This option is being included in Electronic Voting Machines (EVM) from 2014 general…

  362. National Food Security Bill – Pros and Cons
    Background :- National Food Security Bill (NFSB) was introduced by the Ministry of 'Food, Consumer Affairs and Public Distribution'  in parliament…

  363. Demographic Dividend in India
    Background :- Demographic dividend occurs when the fertility and mortality rates decreases and thereby economic growth of the country increases. If…

  364. Depreciation of Indian Rupee
    Background :- Depreciation of Currency means decrease in the value of currency compared to the Dollar. In 1947, 1 Indian Rupee…

  365. Should zoos be abolished?
    Points in favor :- Confining animals in enclosures is morally wrong. They belong to forests. Forcing space imitations can suffer…

  366. Women Empowerment in India
    "There is no chance of the welfare of the world unless the condition of women is improved. It is not…

  367. Present Education System in India
    Positive side of Indian Education system :- Students go through many exams in their learning years. It teaches to analyse…

  368. Role of NGOs in India
    What is an NGO :- A Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) is a legally established organization, which works independently from any government.…

  369. Is FDI good for India?
    What is FDI :-  FDI ( Foreign Direct Investment ) is the investment by a foreign companies in domestic companies. The…

  370. Generation Gap
    What is generation gap :- Generation gap is a term referring to differences between younger generation and their elders. Especially…

  371. E-waste management
    Background :- Discarded electrical or electronic devices are called as ‘e-waste (Electronic waste)’. E-waste is also called as e-scrap, or Waste…

  372. Relevance of Gandhi in modern world.
    The need for Gandhi's influence on present society :- In modern world violence is increasing rapidly. Nuclear weapons and terrorism…

  373. Social networking sites – Boon or Bane?
    Background :- Facebook, Twitter are the examples of social networking sites (SNS). Social networking was started on the internet in the…

  374. Genetically modified products – Boon or bane?
    Background :- Agricultural Biotechnology is the area of bio-technology involving applications to agriculture. In Agricultural biotechnology, cross-breeding of plants used…

  375. How to deal with international terrorism?
      Background :- Terrorism refer to those violent acts which are intended to create fear (terror). Lakhs of innocent people died…

  376. Are Big Dams Necessary?
    In Favor :- There are multiple benefits by big dams. They provide water for irrigation, prevents of floods and generates electricity.…

  377. Is China a threat to Indian software industry?
    In Favor:- China's IT spending is increasing rapidly. Chinese govt is supporting a lot to IT sector. More and more…

  378. Is the Patents Bill Good for India?
    Background :- A patent is an exclusive right granted for an invention, which is a product or a process that provides…

  379. Are we serious about saving Wildlife and Environment?
    Causes:- Pollution. Deforestation. Dumping industrial wastage in water leading to water pollution. Almost everyone know how to protect environment. But…

  380. Is dependence on computers a good thing?
    In Favor:- Digital devices are reducing our work load. Productivity is increased. It is enhancing learning through e-learning. We are…

  381. Internet – boon or bane?
    In Favor :- Because of internet, world has became a global village. Internet encourages freedom of speech. Internet is empowering…

  382. Voting rights to illiterates – illogical?
    In Favor:- Illiterate people can easily mislead by some politicians, who pay for the vote. Illiterate people have more chances to…

  383. Should agricultural subsidies be stopped?
      Background:- Agricultural subsidies are the financial assistance to farmers through government-sponsored price-support programs. Agricultural subsidies are started to reduce the…

  384. Brain-Drain has to be stopped
      Background :- Brain-Drain means settling in foreign country. It can be simply defined as the mass emigration of technically skilled people from one…

  385. Role of UN in Peace keeping.
    Background:- The United Nations is an international Non-governmental organization founded on 24 October 1945 after the Second World War by…

  386. What can we do to eradicate poverty?
      Background:- In 1991, there are 150 million Indians who claim themselves to be of the poor. In 2001, the…

  387. Can Trade help the poor?
     Background:- Exchange of goods and services is called as 'Trade'. In ancient days, goods were exchanged directly. Later money is…

  388. Age and Youth: Experience And Young Talent
      In Favor to Age:-  They have more practical knowledge rather than bookish knowledge.  Aged people have more patience than…

  389. Should Water Resources Be Nationalized?
      Background:- At present, all rivers and lakes in India are in the authority of respective state government. In some…

  390. Indian villages – Our Strength or Weakness?
    Indian Villages - Strength of India :- Mahatma Gandhi once said - "The future of India lies in its villages".…

  391. Private Educational Institutions – Good or Bad?
    In Favor:- Through privatization, quality of education will be good. It's difficult for govt. to maintain all schools and colleges.…

  392. Is WikiLeaks a bane or a boon?
    Background:- WikiLeaks is an international non-profit organisation that publishes submissions of private, secret, and classified media from anonymous news sources,…

  393. Multinational Companies: Are they devils in disguise?
      In Against:- The main advantage of MNCs is reducing of unemployment. India is a developing country. MNCs helping India…

  394. Nuclear Energy in India – Boon or Bane?
    Background:- Nuclear power is the fourth-largest source of electricity in India after thermal, hydroelectric and renewable sources of electricity. There are 442 nuclear reactors in the world. And some…

  395. Do we need a fresh Reorganization of states?
    Background:- At present there are 28 states and 7 union territories in our India. During the British rule India is divided into…

  396. Should euthanasia / mercy killing be legalized?
    Background:- Euthanasia means the painless killing of a patient suffering from an incurable and painful disease or an irreversible coma.…

  397. E-Learning: A substitute for classroom learning?
      Background:- E-learning is essentially the computer and network-enabled transfer of skills and knowledge. E-learning applications and processes include Web-based…

  398. Is Globalization Really Necessary?
    Background :- According to world historians, globalization started when 'Colombus' landed on Americas, while searching for spices in 1492, and…

  399. Bullet for Bullet: Is it a Right policy?
    Yes, Bullet for bullet is a right policy :- If someone is going to kill us, and if there is…

  400. Commercialization of health care : Good or Bad ?
    Background :- Only 22 per cent of the health expenditure is public funded in India as compared to 44 per…

  401. Media is a mixed blessing
    Background :- Media refers to the means of communication. Newspapers, radio, and television, books, magazines etc comes under media. Media has a very important…

  402. Balance between Profession and Family
    Professionalism and family can be described as the two sides of the same coin as both are equally important in…

  403. Examination – Has it killed Education?
      Background :- Ancient China was the first country in the world that implemented a national wide standardized test, which was…

  404. Privatization will lead to less corruption.
      Background :- Privatization is the process of transferring ownership of a business, enterprise, agency or public service from the public sector to the private sector.…

  405. Are Foreign television channels destroying our culture?
    In Favor:- Now-a-days people can't able to talk pure mother tongue because they are watching foreign TV channels most of…

  406. Are Advertisements Beneficial or not?
    Theme :- In this topic, we can discuss the impact of advertisements for public and businesses. Along with the benefits,…

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