Topic 1: "Towards Peace in the Northeast"
- Imminent - Likely to occur at any moment.
- Extradition - Formal request by one government to another government for it's citizens in case of jurisdiction.
- Crucial - Involving an extremely important decision.
- Languished - Suffered in an unpleasant situation.
- Faction - Organised group of people within a larger group.
- Asylum - Refugee. ( Government's permission to stay in their country).
- Kid-gloves - To treat with extreme tact or gentleness.
- Fugitive - Someone who is running away or hiding from police .
- Lethal - Dangerous.
- Insurgents - People who are fighting against their own government.
- Grievances - Complaints against an unfair act.
Topic 2 : " The Maldives Needs Democracy "
- Brewing - Starting to develop.
- Bolster - Strengthen or Sustain.
- Sacked - Dismissed.
- Probed - Searched into or examined thoroughly.
- Inclination - One's own preference.
- Purge - Undesirable things.
- Confrontational - Arguments / Dispute.
- Dissent - Strong disagreement or dissatisfaction.
- Fissures - Split or deep crack.
- Condemnation - Act of saying that something is unacceptable.
- Consensus - Majority of Opinion.
- Archipelago - Chain of small Islands.