To make a mark in the IAS Mains Examination, the aspirants need to have thorough knowledge of the subjects opted for in the main examination. This book has been designed to cater to the dynamics of international affairs with emphasis on new features on India’s Bilateral & Multilateral Relations, International Organisation and Issues related to security & Strategy. India and The World has been specially designed for the aspirants of Civil Services Mains Examination conducted by the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) as well as different State Public Service Commissions.
The present book covering dynamics of international affairs has been divided into 13 chapters namely India's Foreign Policy, Non-Alignment and Look East Policy, Indian Diaspora, India's Nuclear Policy, India and Her Neighbours, India & the Emerging Geo-politics of Indian Ocean, India and The United Nations, India and The World, India and Institutions, India and the Contemporary Issues, Strategic Issues in International Relations, Security Concerns in India's Foreign Relations and Disaster Management in India and Scope for Global Support. The book covers the latest developments & trends in India & its International Affairs. The book is highly beneficial for the aspirants who have opted for International Relations as their optional papers. Each chapter contains detailed theoretical content along with questions formulated on the topics from the chapters. A list of terminology and Appendix has also been given in the book. Also the book contains previous years’ Civil Services Examination questions with detailed answers to familiarize the candidates with the recent trend of questions asked.