Rajya Sabha TV

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Gist of Rajya Sabha TV : Tackling Human Trafficking
01 August, 2020 | 04:48 PM

Introduction Trafficking is like a modern form of slavery. It's an organised crime. 21 million people are trafficked in year 2019 as per reports. The magnitude and scale of the problem is enormous considering huge underreporting, and th...

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Gist of Rajya Sabha TV : Digital Transformation and Investment
27 July, 2020 | 12:56 PM

Context Google CEO Sundar Pichai on Monday announced an investment of Rs 75,000 crore in India over the next 5-7 years through 'Google for India Digitisation Fund'. Addressing Google for India event, Pichai asserted that the latest move is a reflecion of the company's con...

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Gist of Rajya Sabha TV : Senkaku-Diaoyu Islands Dispute
04 July, 2020 | 06:05 PM

Introduction: Japan and China claim the uninhabited islands, known as the Senkaku in Japan and Tiaoyu in China, as their own, but Japan has administered them since 1972. The Senkaku/Diaoyu Islands were formally claimed by Japan in 1895. After Japan’s defeat in World...

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Gist of Rajya Sabha TV Russia-India-China Virtual Meet
27 June, 2020 | 12:37 PM

Introduction: External affairs minister S. Jaishankar said that recognising the “legitimate interests of partners”, along with respecting international law, is key to building a durable world order. Jaishankar was speaking at the special foreign minister level...

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Gist of Rajya Sabha TV : The Afghanistan Puzzle & India
29 May, 2020 | 05:03 PM

Introduction: India welcomed the power-sharing deal announced by Afghanistan between President Ashraf Ghani and his rival Abdullah Abdullah, which ended months of political discord triggered by last year’s disputed presidential election. The Ministry of External Aff...

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Gist of Rajya Sabha TV Discussion PDF for UPCS: Global World Order Post COVID-19
02 May, 2020 | 11:02 AM

Introduction: The world is witnessing unprecedented times due to the coronavirus pandemic. Not even the best of minds are aware of the treatment or the prevention in terms of a vaccine or a medicine. These extraordinary happenings will definitely impact the world order. T...

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Gist of Rajya Sabha TV Discussion PDF for UPCS: Online Predators Putting Children At Risk
25 April, 2020 | 05:27 PM

Introduction: Millions of children around the world are at increased risk of online sexual exploitation, violence and cyberbullying as they spend more time on virtual platforms due to the closing of schools amid COVID-19 lockdowns. More than 1.5 billion children and young...

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GIST OF RAJYA SABHA TV RSTV :Coronavirus' Impact on Environment
22 April, 2020 | 05:47 PM

Introduction: Global carbon emissions from the fossil fuel industry could fall by a record 2.5bn tonnes this year, a reduction of 5%, as the coronavirus pandemic triggers the biggest drop in demand for fossil fuels on record. The unprecedented restrictions on travel, work...

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