INDIA - Issues and Options

INDIA - Issues and Options - IIO

Mandate and Objectives of the Group

By Imtiaz Risaldar

With a progressively complex world scenario, the country is faced with increased challenges as it emerges to find its rightful place amidst the comity of nations. Challenges are both internal and external. This group has been formed to discuss various ISSUES AND OPTIONS the country is and would face in the following domains : National and International Politics, General Economics, International Trade, Financial and Currency Markets, Foreign Policy and Strategic Affairs.

Informed and knowledge based participation would be essential to maintain the prestige and credibility of the group. Balanced discussion in a spirit of mutual learning and encouragement is the objective of this group.

General norms for discussion :

While this group believes in the sense of propriety of its participants - yet it is important for participants to please be guided by following :

1. Please use only ENGLISH as a medium for participation.

2. Religious, Parochial, Controversial and Frivolous issues including Pictoral posts may please be avoided. Please avoid mentioning any other group on IIO - entirely as a matter of propriety.

3. Ensure all discussions are initiated along the stated subjects of this forum : National and International Politics, General Economics, International Trade, Financial and Currency Markets, Foreign Policy and Strategic Affairs. Inserts at variance with these subjects may have to be deleted for not being in consonance with the objectives of this group. We trust participants would adhere to this request.

4. Avoid abbreviations, slang or frivolous inserts/pictures.

5. Please avoid provocative language, hostile and personal innuendos and libelous language to avoid deletion of comments or as an extreme measure, the membership of this group.

We welcome your participation and hope this group would reflect the issues before the country as it endeavours to find suitable options available to it.