Group Discussion Topics
Socio & Political GD Topics
         Defense or Development?
         Is the concept of Non- Violence still applicable?
         Rural Vs Urban development
         Social Networking is a menace.
         100% privatization - good or bad?
         20 years of liberalization has pushed India to pre 1991 era
         "A black man motivating people against America on grounds of social, economic, injustice and inequality.
         And the topic to discuss was "Mobilizing masses on basis of caste, creed, and colour. Is it right or wrong?""
         A video on rural India was shown and a bicycle was used to work as a washing machine and the topic to discuss
                was "What drives innovation?".
         "A video shown on rural India, showing initiative by the government and the author spoke about sustainable income.
                The topic to discuss was "How has India incorporated inclusive capitalism in its growth model"."
         Animal research is Moral Crime
         Anna Hazare movement on Lokpal Bill, whether India needs it or not?
         Appropriate age for adulthood is 18, 21 or 25 years?
         Are call center employees cyber coolies?
         Are we producing a generation of burnt out children?
         Are women capable of taking more stress as compared to men?
         Are women fit to join Army?
         Arranged marriages vs. love marriages
         Black money- How black is it?
         Brain Drain is good for the country
         Cartoon given showing a boy downloading something from internet and law on piracy was given. Discuss how to curb
                piracy?
         "Case study on Adhaar cards wherein future prospects, impact, problems probably arising, financial aspects were
                discussed."
         Competition is best for increasing efficiency
         Corruption
         Corruption is just the consideration for the services rendered
         Crowd outsourcing – issues and challenges.
         Doctors indulging in trafficking of human parts should be given death penalty.
         Excessive use of electronic gadgets is leading to hampering of analytical skills of students
         Expensive quality is better than cheap trash
         GE and GM Crops (The Bt Brinjal case)
         Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition by mediocre minds.
         Has Judicial System of India failed?
         How is new technology effecting our society?
         How would you influence people?
         If it suits you carry on and forget everything else
         Import of Chinese toys. Is it good or bad?
         In the world of tough competition, corruption is unavoidable.
         India is a superpower in 21 century with 40 crore hungry people.
         India shining or corrupting
         India should attack Pakistan in order to retaliate for Mumbai terror attacks.
         India's biggest threat - corruption, terrorism or China?
         After financial meltdown, should the government use taxpayer's money to bailout the companies?
         Can India become the next superpower?
         Can reservation in institutions be shown as an area of social responsibility?
         Capitalism is flawed but other systems are much worse.
         Centre- state relations in India
         Chindia is it a reality?
         Coalition governments are affecting the Indian govt.
         Coalition Governments: Are they the way ahead?
         Consumer rights awareness in India
         Corrupt but efficient politicians are better than non corrupt and inefficient ones
         Corruption is the price we pay for democracy
         Democracy in India is an eyewash.
         Democracy in India is now a civilized monarchy
         Democracy in our country would be complete only by introducing a right to recall of the representatives by the
                electorate?
         Democracy is more of a mockery in India now.
         Demographic dividend in India is an outstretched idea
         Division of India on the basis of language is right or wrong?
         Do we need a classless society?
         Do we need to preserve the Indian Culture?
         E-governance in India, challenges faced in enforcing, role of NGO's and Private sector.
         Election commission should be more strict?
         Euthanasia as a Human Right
         Freedom of Speech: Should there be any limit?
         Future of Regional Parties in India
         Governance in India is at all time low
         Has the youth grossly failed to do its duty towards the nation?
         Honor Killings: the way out
         How important is the women reservation bill?
         How secular is secular India?
         "If land acquisition bill is prepared should government have more roles in acquiring
         or should private players be trusted?"
         Importance of young generation in the process of nation building.
         In a socialist Country such as India, should salaries of executives be regulated?
         In India, Should minorities be given the first right to resource?
         India can never catch up with China in terms of Economic growth.
         India cannot grow without improving its agriculture sector.
         India is a great aspirational society.
         India is on the volcano of social issues like inequality, poverty
         India should also follow two party system in politics.
         Indians can do better if they are told beforehand?
         Inefficiency creeping within the Indian governance
         Is democracy the best form of government?
         Is India a superpower in making?
         Is India moving towards food insecurity?
         Is India really a secular country?
         Is India really a secular state?
         Is India's large population good or bad for it?
         Is the Nuclear Power best way forward for India?
         Is the participation of students in politics desired?
         Is today's youth prey to society's ever rising expectations?
         Judicial Activism
         Lalu will be a successful PM
         Large population is a hindrance to economic growth.
         Look East policy" is not beneficial for India.
         Mitt Romney is a republican candidate in America standing for elections and commented on Golden temple, to which
                India reacted, is India over reactive?
         Peace and Non Violence are outdated concepts. Comment on it.
         Politicization and Commercialization of sports - reality or fake?
         Politics and Religion should definitely go hand in hand.
         Politics is a necessary evil.
         Power-nucleate or nuclear.
         Presidential form of government will help in prospering India
         Public demonstrations are a way for people to protest against injustice
         Recently MPs were given 50k Rupees to buy tabs and digitize work. Is the hard earned money of Indian taxpayers
                being misused?
         Regional Politics: Boon or Bane for India?
         Relevance of democracy
         Religion and secularism can co exist
         Religion should not be a center stage in a secular state?
         Reorganization of states in India
         Reservation for Women
         Reservation in the private sector
         Reservation of jobs should be there for local people
         Secular India - Does it still exists?
         Should Business Houses finance elections?
         Should capital punishment be scrapped?
         Should donations to political parties be exempted from Income tax?
         Should Gandhigiri be adopted by young generation?
         Should India role back the economic stimulus package?
         Should Indian politicians be evaluated for their political skills before nomination? If yes, how?
         Should youth be engaged in politics?
         Smaller states are the need of the hour.
         Social Clause is also a form of protection
         Social impact of slowdown
         Social Networking is a menace.
         Swadesh is no longer relevant in India.
         Tackling terror should be the first priority for Indian govt.
         The Chinese miracle: can India imitate it?
         The implication of the change in US Presidency for India
         The nuclear liability bill
         The situation between the union and state governments has always been a matter of controversy
         The Third Front: Importance in Indian Politics.
         Thirty three percent Reservation for women in jobs.
         Turmoil in Pakistan: a threat to India.
         Environment concern- how grave is it?
         Villages are the pride of India
         Voters, not, politicians are responsible for criminalization of politics
         Welcome to Socialism
         What India needs now is Dictatorship.
         What should be done to uplift status of Muslims
         While working in a corporate firm, can you contribute towards the development of the society?
         Women reservation is beneficial for the country.
         Women's quota will increase gender disparity
         Worsening sex ratio in India
         Youth are responsible for improving the society, give us a break.
         Rising crimes against women
         Has feminism evolved over years?