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PSIR 2B: India and the World

1] Indian Foreign Policy : Determinants of foreign policy; The institutions of policy making; Continuity and change
     1) Determinants of Foreign Policy

2] India’s contribution to Non-Alignment movement, different phases, current role
     (refer PSIR 2A NAM 1 & NAM 2)

3] India and South Asia
a] Regional Cooperation : SAARC-past performance and future prospects
b] South Asia as a Free Trade Area
c] India’s “Look East” policy
d] Impediments to regional co-operation : River water disputes; Illegal cross border migration; Ethnic conflicts and insurgencies; Border disputes

     1) SAARC and India.
     2)ASEAN India relations and Look East Policy.
     3) India Bhutan Relations
     4) India Nepal Relations
     5) India Bangladesh Relations
     6) India Sri Lanka Relations
     7) India Maldives Relations
     8) India Pakistan Relations.
     9) India Afghanistan Relations

4] India and the Global South : Relations with Africa and Latin America; Leadership role in the demand NIEO and WTO negotiations
     1) India Africa Relations
     2) India Latin America Relations
     3) South South Cooperation

5] India and the global centres of power : USA, EU, Russia, Japan and China
     1) India US Relations
     2) India EU Relations
     3) India Russia Relations
     4) India Japan Relations
     5) Indo China Relations

6] India and the UN system : Role in UN Peacekeeping, Demand for permanent seat in Security Council
     1) India and UNSC
     2) India and UN peacekeeping

7] India and the Nuclear Question : Changing perceptions and policy
     1) Indo – US nuclear deal
     2) India’s nuclear doctrine
     Also study relevant topics from PSIR 1A

8] Recent Developments in Indian Foreign Policy : India’s position on recent crisis in Afghanistan, Iraq and West Asia, Growing Relations with US and Israel, Vision of new world order
     1) India West Asia Relations

Sources to study along with notes
     1) MEA Website
     2) Keep track of articles/ interviews of Pratap Bhanu Mehta, C Rajamohan, S Jaishankar
     3) Project syndicate website can also be used for selective issues

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Nilesh Vadhel

In the first topic of Indian Foreign Policy : Determinants of foreign policy is covered other topics like The institutions of policy-making; Continuity and change are not there. please help me with this.


When can we get pyq solution pdf?



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Last edited 2 years ago by admin
Alok Singh

Please finish it till prelims. If you need any help to expedite please let us know.


now that pre is over when can I expect the pyq solution. Eagerly waiting for it….

Last edited 1 year ago by PALASH AGLAWE

sir please provide the pyq solution


How can i get that book


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neeraj h p

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It would be better if u provide these notes in pdf (like complete notes of ir in 1 pdf) . It gets easy to xerox.


8th point -> Please add contents for India’s positon on recent crisis in Afghanistan

Vikash gupta

Sir plz upload ‘India vision of a new world order’.Thanku