Which of the following international organisations has started the scheme 'Partnership for Peace' for a group of nations?
Options: Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), Economic and Social Commission for Asia and Pacific (ESCAP), North Atlantic Treaty Organisation (NATO), Organisations of African Unity (OAU)
Since independence, both development and non-development expenditures have increased; the increase in the former being a little more than in the other. Non-development expenditure involves interest payments subsidies defence irrigation
Options: the excess of total expenditure, including loans, net of lending over revenue receipts, difference between revenue receipts and revenue expenditure, difference between all receipts and all the expenditure, fiscal deficit less interest payments
The Parliament of India cannot be regarded as a sovereign body because
Options: it can legislate only on subjects entrusted to the Centre by the Constitution, it has to operate within the limits prescribed by the Constitution, the Supreme Court can declare laws passed by parliament as unconstitutional if they contravene the provisions of the Constitution, All of the above
Options: flow of expenditure devoted to increased or maintaining of the capital stock, expenditure incurred on physical assets only, production exceeding demand, net addition to stock after depreciation
In India, rural incomes are generally lower than the urban incomes, which of the following reasons account for this? A large number of farmers are illiterate and know little about scientific agriculture Prices of primary products are lower than those of manufactured products Investment in agriculture has been low when compared to investment in industry