Rajya Sabha TV

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GIST OF RAJYA SABHA TV: COVID-19 & Social Distancing
04 April, 2020 | 12:03 PM

Introduction: COVID-19 & Social Distancing With cases of the novel coronavirus in India increasing by the day, the Centre and state governments are doubling down on measures to curb the spread of the flu-like disease. Worldwide, the disease has claimed ov...

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GIST OF RAJYA SABHA TV: World Economic Forum’s Global Gender Gap Report
29 March, 2020 | 10:00 AM

Introduction: Women workforce in the country fell to 18 per cent in 2019 from 37 per cent in 2006, non- government organisation Azad Foundation said on the International Women’s Day. The World Economic Forum’s Global Gender Gap Report this year ranks India at ...

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GIST OF RAJYA SABHA TV: Pandemic & Public Health System
25 March, 2020 | 01:00 AM

Introduction: India currently has over 150 confirmed cases of COVID-19. The government has been quick to adopt a multi pronged strategy, including issuance of clear guidelines to ministries for coordinated action, imposition of travel restrictions, suspension of visas, la...

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GIST OF RAJYA SABHA TV (RSTV :The Big Picture): The Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (Amendment) Bill, 2020
14 March, 2020 | 05:30 PM

Context Parliament passed amendments to the insolvency law that will help safeguard successful bidders of insolvent companies from the risk of criminal proceedings for offences committed by previous promoters. The Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (Amendment) B...

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GIST OF RAJYA SABHA TV (RSTV : The Big Picture) : US, Taliban - Doha Accord
11 March, 2020 | 09:30 AM

Introduction: US officials and Taliban representatives have signed a final peace deal after months of negotiations in Qatar's capital to end the United States's longest war, fought in Afghanistan. Saturday's agreement, signed in Doha in the presence of ...

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GIST OF RAJYA SABHA TV (RSTV) : (The Big Picture): Regulating AI - Artificial Intelligence
29 February, 2020 | 01:01 PM

Context: Many people have voiced their concerns about regulating the usage of Artificial Intelligence (AI), the most recent ones being Google CEO Sundar Pichai. One of the most powerful men in IT, Sundar Pichai, has backed the need for regulating AI. While Pichai isn...

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GIST OF RAJYA SABHA TV (RSTV) :Endangered Species
22 February, 2020 | 02:54 PM

Introduction Three endangered species from India – the Great Indian Bustard, the Asiatic elephant and the Bengal Florican – will be remembered for an exceptional worldwide rundown for assurance under the Convention on Conservati...

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GIST OF RAJYA SABHA TV (RSTV) : Tamils of Sri Lanka
17 February, 2020 | 05:42 PM

Introduction India has once again expressed hope that the new government in Sri Lanka, led by the Rajapaksa brothers, will realise the aspirations of the Tamil community in the island nation. The issue figured prominently d...

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