12 Model Questions on GS-II: Comparison of Indian Constitutional Scheme With Other Countries for UPSC Mains Examinations

  1. Explaining the concept of secularism, discuss how Indian secularism differs from the West.
  2. The doctrine of separation of powers in India is followed in a way which lies somewhere between as followed in the US and UK. Comment.
  3. Comment in comparative perspective on the amendability of the Indian constitution as a mix of rigidity and flexibility.
  4. India as a democracy needs democratically functioning political parties to deepen the democratic setup at grassroot level. Comment.
  5. Indian polity is influenced by Westminster model of government, but it is also unique in its own way. In this context, discuss the commonalities and differences between the political system of India and UK.
  6. Despite federalism being the part of the basic structure of constitution, Indian model of federalism leans in favour of a strong centre. Discuss.