500+ Group Discussion Topics (with Answers)

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Latest Group Discussion Topics (GD Topics) with Answers :

  1. How will 2020 shape 2021?
  2. Ban on Chinese Apps in India
  3. Lessons for the world from COVID-19 pandemic
  4. Impact of Coronavirus/COVID-19 on Environment
  5. How prepared is India to tackle a possible COVID-19 outbreak?
  6. Impact of COVID-19 (Coronavirus) on Global economy
  7. Union Budget – 2020-21
  8. Print Media vs Digital Media
  9. RBI’s surplus transfer to the government
  10. Fit India Movement
  11. Can India become a $5 trillion economy by 2024?
  12. Controversy as a marketing strategy
  13. Bifurcation of Jammu & Kashmir
  14. Crisis in the Automobile Industry
  15. Disaster Management in India
  16. Is Technology making us less human?
  17. UAPA (Amendment) Bill, 2019
  18. Zero Budget Natural Farming
  19. Union Budget – 2019-20
  20. Doubling of Farmers’ Income by 2022 – How can India achieve this?
  21. Coastal security of India
  22. How can India become a superpower?
  23. Syrian crisis
  24. CPEC
  25. Data Localisation – Benefits & Challenges
  26. Referendums strengthen democracy
  27. Circular economy is the key to sustainable development
  28. How can we utilize technology to tackle Financial crimes?
  29. India – Russia relations
  30. Can illiterates be given driving licenses?
  31. Electric vehicles in India
  32. Should Cricket be the National game of India?
  33. Should political parties be brought under RTI Act?
  34. Shanghai Cooperation Organisation
  35. Changing relation between India and Bangladesh
  36. Factors that contributed to the growth of MNCs
  37. ‘Neighbourhood First’ policy
  39. Does “NOTA” option in elections really make sense?
  40. Major challenges for the Modi government 2.0
  41. Are corporate jobs a new form of slavery?
  42. Blood is thicker than water – Abstract GD topic
  43. Mechanisms adopted to combat terrorism
  44. India – Iran Relations
  45. Should Andhra Pradesh be given Special Category Status?
  46. Consumerism and Middle class
  47. How can the standard of people below the poverty line be raised?
  48. Facebook vs LinkedIn
  49. Defence Budget 2019-20
  50. 75% attendance is too much for engineering students
  51. Should Bihar be given Special category status?
  52. Is cricket an overrated sport in India?
  53. Impact of Crony capitalism on India
  54. Higher Education in India
  55. Nationalism vs Regionalism
  56. India-France Relations
  57. BRICS
  58. Plastic ban: Economy vs Environment
  59. Bad bank – Is it a good idea?
  60. Placement scenario in India
  61. Is nuclear disarmament mandatory to achieve World Peace?
  62. Why Indian PSUs are in losses?
  63. Nuclear waste management
  64. Should Non-IT students be allowed for IT jobs?
  65. Fixed pay vs Variable pay
  66. Does India need ‘National Commission for Men’?
  67. Can Artificial intelligence replace Human intelligence?
  68. Retirement Homes – Pros & Cons
  69. Criminalization of politics
  70. Democracy vs Monarchy
  71. The world does not need religion
  72. How to lessen losses of Air India?
  73. National Register of Citizens – Merits & Demerits
  74. Money is honey
  75. Which one is more important – Creativity or Knowledge?
  76. Who serves the country most – Teacher or Solider?
  77. Is Stock Market similar to gambling?
  78. Status of women in India
  79. Abrogation of Article 370
  80. Gender Equality in the workplace
  81. Role of ethics in business
  82. Knowledge based economy is important to achieve the economic boom of India
  83. Mission Shakti – India’s Anti-satellite missile test
  84. Should Physical Education be made compulsory in schools?
  85. The menace of Eve-teasing
  86. India-US relations
  87. Jet Airways Crisis
  88. India’s role in its neighboring countries
  89. Is internet curbing creativity?
  90. Is the concept of non-violence still applicable?
  91. Effects of video games on well-being
  92. Ethical manager vs Effective manager
  93. Are celebrities treated unfairly by media?
  94. Corporate Social Responsibility – Charity or Marketing gimmick?
  95. Can celebrities make good politicians?
  96. Are Leaders born or made?
  97. Technocrats should not become bureaucrats
  98. “America First” Policy : Good or bad for World Geopolitics?
  99. Millennial Voters – Can they decide the future of India?
  100. Coaching centers are destroying education
  101. India has a long coastal line. Is it an advantage or Liability?
  102. Elections in India – 2019
  103. Youth empowerment is necessary for any country’s development. According to you what should India focus on, for Youth empowerment?
  104. India’s E-commerce policy – Impact on E-commerce industry
  105. India – Pakistan relations
  106. Freedom of Press in India
  107. Big Data and Information Privacy – A future challenge
  108. Modernisation of armed forces
  109. India’s foreign policy
  110. Who is the true ally of India?
  111. 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?
  112. Coalition politics in India
  113. The Future of Cryptocurrencies
  114. Should artistic expression be monitored by law?
  115. NYAY – Can it eliminate poverty?
  116. Impact of News channels on society
  117. India-China relations
  118. Black or Grey – Abstract GD Topic
  119. Moody’s rating upgrade – Impact on India’s economy
  120. Sustainable development hampers industrial progress
  121. Is India ready for 5G?
  122. Open economy – Role of MNCs in India
  123. Traffic problems in India
  124. Is war the best way to solve international disputes?
  125. Roots & wings – Abstract GD topic
  126. EVMs vs Paper Ballots
  127. How to crack Group Discussion?
  128. Should public sector banks be privatized?
  129. Mental illness in India
  130. India’s fight against Terrorism | Pulwama Terror attacks
  131. Plastic Money – Merits & Demerits
  132. The Fall of Facebook
  133. Recapitalization of Banks
  134. 5 years of Modi government
  135. Walls are dead – Abstract GD Topic
  136. Challenges in the IT industry
  137. How can we reduce wealth gap between Rich & Poor?
  138. Interim Budget 2019 – Analysis
  139. Brexit – Impact on India?
  140. Censorship of Web series – Pros & Cons
  141. Information overload – GD Topic
  142. Should Military training be made compulsory for all in India?
  143. Famous or Important – Abstract GD Topic
  144. Citizenship (Amendment) Bill
  145. Might is always right
  146. 10% Quota for Economically weaker people in General Category – Good or Bad?
  147. Affordable Healthcare in India
  148. Insolvency and bankruptcy code
  149. If Third World War happens, what will be the possible reason behind it?
  150. Freebie politics in India
  151. Role of India in United Nations
  152. Universal Basic Income – Pros & Cons
  153. G20 – GD Topic
  154. Surrogacy (Regulation) Bill – GD Topic
  155. Should Aadhaar be made mandatory?
  156. Should Fintech firms and Banks be collaborated?
  157. Innovation vs Invention – What is more important?
  158. Is RBI’s Autonomy Under Threat?
  159. Impact of Technology on jobs
  160. What is the biggest problem that India is facing?
  161. Unemployment Allowance – Pros & Cons
  162. Should adultery be criminalised?
  163. Fugitive Economic Offenders Act
  164. The menace of Trolling
  165. Can women be in combat roles?
  166. Gene-edited babies project – Pros & Cons
  167. How to solve the issue of pending cases in Indian courts
  168. Should organ donation be made compulsory?
  169. Does India really need more big statues?
  170. Industrial Revolution 4.0
  171. Markets are found not created
  172. Movies encourage social evils
  173. RBI Vs Govt
  174. Should reservations be based on economic status?
  175. Blockchain Technology – Pros & Cons
  176. Pink – Abstract GD Topic
  177. Statue of unity – GD Topic
  178. Ayushman Bharat – Will it achieve Universal Health coverage in India?
  179. Data is the new Oil
  180. Sabarimala verdict – Progressive OR a threat to traditions?
  181. #MeToo – GD Topic
  182. Success – GD Topic
  183. Decriminalization of Homosexuality – Road ahead for LGBTQ community of India
  184. Should Article 35A be abolished?
  185. Detention policy – Pros & Cons
  186. Right to be forgotten
  187. Imran Khan as Pakistan’s Prime Minister – Impact on Indo-Pak relations
  188. News channels – Breaking rules to give Breaking news
  189. Live-in relationships in India
  190. End of Globalization
  191. 4 years of Modi government
  192. Joint family vs Nuclear family
  193. Mob lynchings in India
  194. Impact of falling rupee on Indian economy
  195. Child marriages in India
  196. Should Delhi be given statehood?
  197. Democracy in India – Success or Failure?
  198. Social Media – Impact on human behavior and society
  199. India-US relations – Impact of Trump
  200. Co-education (Mixed gender education) – Pros & Cons
  201. One year of GST
  202. Interlinking of rivers – Pros & Cons
  203. Relevance of WTO in today’s global scenario
  204. Plastic Pollution
  205. Should street food be banned?
  206. Facebook – Cambridge Analytica data scandal
  207. EU’s GDPR – Impact on India
  208. Public perception of the Police – How can it be improved?
  209. Flipkart-Walmart deal – Impact on India
  210. Digital Revolution – Pros & Cons
  211. Should Pornographic content be banned?
  212. US withdrawal from Iran nuclear deal – Impact on India
  213. High fuel prices in India – What are the causes?
  214. Freedom is a myth
  215. Water scarcity in India
  216. Do brands rule our lives?
  217. Can ‘Death penalty’ deter child rapes?
  218. Exam paper leaks – How to restore trust in the Indian education system?
  219. SC/ST Act
  220. US-China Trade war – Impact on USA, China & other countries
  221. Portrayal of women in Indian cinema
  222. Should there be a ban on Bandhs?
  223. Who have more chances of winning 2019 Lok Sabha elections?
  224. Private Universities in India – Pros and Cons
  225. How can banks prevent Nirav Modi-Like scams?
  226. Budget 2018-19 – Analysis
  227. 50+ Easy topics for Group Discussion – 2020 (with Answers)
  228. Door – Abstract GD Topic
  229. Allowing Ayurveda, Homeopathy doctors to practice Modern medicine – Pros & Cons
  230. 7th pay commission – Pros & Cons
  231. Compulsory Yoga in schools – Pros and Cons
  232. Is ‘NITI Ayog’ a success?
  233. Will artificial intelligence take away jobs?
  234. Should the rich and wealthy in India be taxed more?
  235. Triple Talaq Bill
  236. Impact of Brexit on Indian Economy
  237. Is there a need to curb the mushrooming of private coaching institutes?
  238. Should India sign CTBT & NPT ?
  239. Light pollution – A new threat
  240. Zero – Abstract GD Topic
  241. Are we forgetting our seven Sisters?
  242. Despite a large population, India lacks knowledge power
  243. Dot – Abstract GD Topic
  244. Do Indian workplaces treat sexual harassment cases seriously?
  245. Is Indian culture decaying?
  246. Use of Renewable energy in India
  247. Son of the Soil approach in recruitment – Good or Bad?
  248. Are CCTV cameras in public places effective or just an invasion of privacy?
  249. Should both developed and underdeveloped countries have equal binding in combating climate change?
  250. Does Nepotism exist in Bollywood?
  251. Do small companies have more harmony?
  252. Job vs Entrepreneurship
  253. Rise of Patanjali – Marketing lessons to learn
  254. The key to India’s prosperity is Agriculture
  255. Indiscriminate Tourism will lead to environmental damage
  256. Should Uniform Civil Code be implemented?
  257. MBAs do not make good business leaders
  258. Red – Abstract GD Topic
  259. How successful is Modi’s Mann Ki Baat campaign?
  260. Rising stalking cases – Where is the problem?
  261. Why is India one of the biggest defence equipment importer?
  262. Involving Army in civil tasks – Right or Wrong?
  263. Has Reliance jio changed the telecom sector of India?
  264. Cauvery River Dispute
  265. One Rank One Pension – Advantages and Disadvantages
  266. Should Politics and Business be mixed?
  267. In what way Payment Banks are useful?
  268. Does corporate world promote entrepreneurship?
  269. FDI in retail – Boon or Bane?
  270. Money spent on space exploration can be better used on reducing poverty on earth
  271. City vs Village
  272. Trial by Media – Pros and Cons
  273. Should mobile phones be allowed in schools & colleges?
  274. How can tourism be improved?
  275. Can the world economy bank upon India for growth?
  276. Should ‘Right to Privacy’ have limits?
  277. Should ‘Freedom of expression’ have limits?
  278. Startup India Standup India : Success or Failure?
  279. Is ‘Jan Dhan Yojana’ a success?
  280. Are women better managers than men?
  281. Judiciary Reforms in India
  282. Significance of BRICS in world economy
  283. Is Technology creating income inequalities?
  284. India-China relations post Doklam issue
  285. Status of sports in India
  286. Should Beauty pageants be banned?
  287. Right to Education: Success or Failure?
  288. How to handle Abstract GD Topics?
  289. Impact of ‘Internet of Things (IoT)’ on our lives
  290. Is India ready for Electric cars?
  291. Should Driverless cars be allowed in India?
  292. Achievements and Failures of Modi Government
  293. Impact of GST on Banking sector
  294. Is Globalization a threat to Indian Culture?
  295. Aadhaar-Mobile linking – Good or Bad?
  296. Beti Bachao Beti Padhao – a success?
  297. Is India safe for women?
  298. Should ‘Group Discussion’ be compulsory in Hiring process?
  299. Ethics in Politics – Myth or Reality?
  300. Fake News – Impact on society
  301. E-Commerce – Sustainable business model?
  302. Delhi’s Odd-Even Rule : a success?
  303. Should India adopt two time zones?
  304. Impact of Technology on Banking sector
  305. 4 Best sources that will help you in Group Discussions
  306. Common syllabus throughout Indian schools – Pros & Cons
  307. Unemployment in India
  308. Corruption in India
  309. How can Indo-Pak relations be improved?
  310. Impact of Video games on youth
  311. Digital payments in India
  312. Role of engineers in disaster management
  313. Is MBA a rat race?
  314. US-Mexico border wall – Good or Bad?
  315. Challenges to Indian Banking sector
  316. Donald Trump’s Presidency – Pros & Cons
  317. ‘One Nation One Election’ – Pros & Cons?
  318. Child labour in India
  319. Climate Change – What can we do about it?
  320. Artificial intelligence – Pros and Cons
  321. Human Gene editing – Good or Bad?
  322. Brexit – Pros and Cons
  323. Ban on Firecrackers during Diwali – Good step?
  324. Big Data – Pros & Cons
  325. Bullet trains in india – Is it a right step?
  326. Should India accept Rohingya refugees?
  327. Crimes against women in India
  328. New India 2022 – Will it be a reality?
  329. NEET – Pros & Cons
  330. Should Marital Rape be criminalized in India?
  331. Is ‘Make in India’ a success?
  332. Hard Work vs Smart Work
  333. Impact of movies on youth
  334. How to eliminate the threat of Nuclear war?
  335. Green Card reforms – Beneficial for Indians?
  336. Should Marijuana be legalized in India?
  337. Jio’s business model – Sustainable or Not?
  338. Drug menace – How to fight with it?
  339. Will India emerge as a superpower in the near future?
  340. Can we rely on Cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin?
  341. How to tackle Naxalism?
  342. Impact of GST on Indian Economy
  343. Cattle Slaughter Ban – Right or wrong?
  344. Is censorship of movies an outdated concept?
  345. India’s growing population – How can it be controlled?
  346. Should Hindi be the National language of India?
  347. Should kids’ reality shows be banned?
  348. Should Gorkhaland be given separate state status?
  349. How to reduce NPA?
  350. Merger of PSU banks – Is it really necessary?
  351. ‘Digital India’ – How far was it a success?
  352. Is India becoming intolerant?
  353. Is GST beneficial for the common man?
  354. Should Triple Talaq be abolished?
  355. Privatization of ‘Air India’ – Good or Bad?
  356. One Belt One Road – Impact on India
  357. Can ‘One Belt One Road’ improve developing world?
  358. Farm loan waivers – Good or Bad?
  359. Should Paper ballot system be restored?
  360. Why is Norway the world’s happiest country?
  361. Why are many startups failing in India?
  362. Should the Internet be censored?
  363. Why is India unhappy?
  364. Banks levying charges on cash transactions – Is it a good move?
  365. SBI merger with associate banks – Good or Bad?
  366. Cap on wedding expenditure – Is it fair?
  367. Impact of Demonetization on Indian Economy
  368. Ever growing air pollution levels – Where does the problem lie?
  369. Should Rapists be tortured?
  370. Donald Trump’s presidency – Impact on India
  371. Farmer Suicides in India – What needs to be done?
  372. Tightening H-1B visa rules – Is it Fair?
  373. Has democracy hampered India’s progress?
  374. Can World Peace be achieved?
  375. Union Budget 2017-18 – Is it beneficial for the common man?
  376. Experimenting on Animals – Is it fair?
  377. Are Men silent sufferers in this modern world?
  378. Is Nationalism taking over Globalism?
  379. Can Temples have Gender-Specific rules?
  380. How can we deal with increasing Cyber Crimes?
  381. Should stray animals be killed?
  382. Will GST be a success?
  383. Why is molestation prevalent in India?
  384. Is it time to replace Mahatma Gandhi’s picture on Indian currency notes?
  385. Can India turn ‘Brain Drain’ into ‘Brain Gain’?
  386. Is China a threat to India?
  387. Indian Business Schools – Are they really effective?
  388. Union Budget just before Assembly Elections – Is it a Fair Move?
  389. Technology changing the face of education
  390. Unique identification number for every Indian
  391. Is it really worth to become a cashless economy?
  392. Should women be encouraged to work in night shifts?
  393. Should Homeschooling be encouraged in India?
  394. Should Uniforms be mandatory in schools?
  395. Social networking in our lives
  396. Role of digitization in banking
  397. Is India ready to be a Cashless Economy?
  398. National Anthem in Theatres – Is it a good move?
  399. Donald Trump Presidency – Impact on the world
  400. India’s fight against ‘Black Money’
  401. Is India prepared enough to handle cyber attacks?
  402. Demonetization of old 500 & 1000 rupees notes – Was it a good move?
  403. Should Chinese products be banned in India?
  404. Impact of Social Media on youth
  405. Is Section 498A of IPC a Gender biased law?
  406. Should Environment polluters be severely punished?
  407. Should there be a retirement age for politicians in India?
  408. Free WiFi Spots – Beneficial or not?
  409. Student Suicides – What are the deep rooted problems?
  410. Is online piracy inevitable?
  411. How can we stop ‘Honor Killings’?
  412. Will E-commerce dominate physical stores?
  413. How can river Ganga be cleaned?
  414. Parliamentary System vs Presidential System
  415. Can India get into NSG?
  416. Should India be given a permanent seat in UNSC?
  417. Population explosion – boon or bane?
  418. Should mother tongue be the medium of instruction in schools?
  419. Does UNSC need to be reformed?
  420. Should Fathers be given Paternity Leave?
  421. Is Technology rising Unemployment rates?
  422. Should AFSPA be repealed?
  423. Mobile towers in residential areas – harmful or not?
  424. Is hosting Olympics good for the host country?
  425. How can slums be improved?
  426. Future of Sports in India
  427. India’s obsession with Gold – How it affects Indian Economy?
  428. Love Marriage vs Arranged Marriage
  429. Is Reservation for women justified?
  430. Does Censor Board need to be reformed?
  431. Is IPL a boon or bane for Indian cricket?
  432. Swachh Bharat Abhiyan – How far was it successful?
  433. Is Educational qualification necessary for Politicians?
  434. Do business and ethics go hand in hand?
  435. Alcohol Ban in India – Pros and Cons
  436. Paperless office – could it be a reality?
  437. Eastern vs Western- which parenting style is better?
  438. Should attendance be made compulsory for students?
  439. Should betting and gambling be legalized in India?
  440. Aadhaar Bill
  441. Is a relook needed in the caste reservation system?
  442. Specialization vs Generalization
  443. Youth in Politics
  444. Smart cities in India – Is it a smart move?
  445. Should Jallikattu remain banned?
  446. Net neutrality
  447. Direct Benefit Transfer (DBT) Scheme – Pros and Cons
  448. Should attempt to suicide be decriminalized?
  449. Does India need smaller states?
  450. Women’s Reservation Bill
  451. Should Capital punishment be banned?
  452. Lokpal Bill
  453. Should Homosexuality be legalized?
  454. NOTA – Is it a good step?
  455. National Food Security Bill – Pros and Cons
  456. Demographic Dividend in India
  457. Depreciation of Indian Rupee
  458. Should zoos be abolished?
  459. Women Empowerment in India
  460. Present Education System in India
  461. Role of NGOs in India
  462. Is FDI good for India?
  463. Generation Gap
  464. E-waste management
  465. Relevance of Gandhi in modern world.
  466. Social networking sites – Boon or Bane?
  467. Genetically modified products – Boon or bane?
  468. How to deal with international terrorism?
  469. Are Big Dams Necessary?
  470. Is China a threat to Indian software industry?
  471. Is the Patents Bill Good for India?
  472. Are we serious about saving Wildlife and Environment?
  473. Is dependence on computers a good thing?
  474. Internet – boon or bane?
  475. Voting rights to illiterates – illogical?
  476. Should agricultural subsidies be stopped?
  477. Brain-Drain has to be stopped
  478. Role of UN in Peace keeping.
  479. What can we do to eradicate poverty?
  480. Can Trade help the poor?
  481. Age and Youth: Experience And Young Talent
  482. Should Water Resources Be Nationalized?
  483. Indian villages – Our Strength or Weakness?
  484. Private Educational Institutions – Good or Bad?
  485. Is WikiLeaks a bane or a boon?
  486. Multinational Companies: Are they devils in disguise?
  487. Nuclear Energy in India – Boon or Bane?
  488. Do we need a fresh Reorganization of states?
  489. Should euthanasia / mercy killing be legalized?
  490. E-Learning: A substitute for classroom learning?
  491. Is Globalization Really Necessary?
  492. Bullet for Bullet: Is it a Right policy?
  493. Commercialization of health care : Good or Bad ?
  494. Media is a mixed blessing
  495. Balance between Profession and Family
  496. Examination – Has it killed Education?
  497. Privatization will lead to less corruption.
  498. Are Foreign television channels destroying our culture?
  499. Are Advertisements Beneficial or not?

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