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RSTV-DNA Technology Bill(Big Picture)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=50&v=K3TNB0V73xY The Bill provides for the regulation of use of DNA technology for establishing the identity of certain persons.  A similar bill was passed in the Lok Sabha in January, 2019 but it could not be cleared in the Rajya Sabha. The bill had then lapsed with the dissolution of the previous Lok Sabha. The proposed law,… Continue reading RSTV-DNA Technology Bill(Big Picture)

General Studies Paper 3 · IAS Prelims 2020 · Most Important Topics-Mains 2019 · RSTV

RSTC-Era of 5G(Big Picture)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ukNlzWkFcY4 By granting 5G Licenses for commercial use,China has marked a new era in telecommunications industry.According to a forecast by Global system for Mobile Communications ,China is set to become world's largest 5G market by 2025.China's Huawei has signed deal with a Russia firm to develop 5G.According to Chinese officials, a comprehensive deployment of the… Continue reading RSTC-Era of 5G(Big Picture)

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RSTV-Takeaways from G20 Summit(Big Picture)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qrvf220efSk The G20 Summit In Osaka was marked by a number of Summit Sessions and meetings-9 Bilaterals(Japan,South Korea,Germany,U.S.,Saudi Arabia,Indonesia,Brazil,Australia; 2 Plurilaterals JAI(Japan,America and India) and RIC(Russia,India and China) and 1 Multirateral-The meeting of BRICS.It was a case of Strategic Balancing, where in the Prime Minister tried balancing relations with rival world Powers.The focus in this… Continue reading RSTV-Takeaways from G20 Summit(Big Picture)

General Studies Paper 2 · IAS Prelims 2020 · Most Important Topics-Mains 2019 · RSTV

RSTV-India at SCO Summit

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rjM3WyGANB8 Just as at Qingdao, PM Modi had given an acronym called SECURE , this year , he has come up with another innovative acronym called HEALTH (which brings together the Indian experience in development, and India’s experience in engagement with the other countries.HEALTH stands for (healthcare cooperation, economic cooperation, alternate energy, literature and culture,… Continue reading RSTV-India at SCO Summit

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What is Acute Encephalitis Syndrome?

Context An epidemic of Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES) has broken out in five north Bihar districts, with more than 150 children having died in the last month. The Supreme Court sought a response from the Central and Bihar governments on the steps taken to prevent death of children due to the outbreak of acute encephalitis… Continue reading What is Acute Encephalitis Syndrome?

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RSTV-One Nation,One Election(Big Picture)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zfU1slA5Op0 The core issue is that India has a Parliamentary form of Government where the Government is accountable to the Lower House and hence, can be dissolved before the Expiration of the normal term if it loses Confidence. This would be difficult to implement along with the One Nation,One Election Rule. Therefore, a solution to… Continue reading RSTV-One Nation,One Election(Big Picture)

General Studies Paper 3 · IAS Prelims 2020 · RSTV

RSTV-Drug Resistance(In-Depth)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3QKGm_YRcZo In India,a recent study by Indian Council of Medical Research suggests,2 out of every 3 healthy individuals are resistant to 2 commonly used and major antibiotics(Cephalosporins and Fluoroquinolones).Antibiotics or Antimicrobial Drugs have helped to save Countless lives but their misuse and overuse has resulted into something called as the Antibiotic Resistance.Bacteria, not humans or… Continue reading RSTV-Drug Resistance(In-Depth)

General Studies Paper 3 · IAS Prelims 2020 · RSTV

RSTV-The issue of Basmati Rice(In-Depth)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NpsoUXNzwNk The Delhi High Court has struck down the restriction on the production and cultivation of Basmati being confined to only seven states namely Delhi, Haryana, Punjab, Uttarakhand, Himachal Pradesh, parts of Uttar Pradesh and Jammu and Kashmir were permitted to cultivate basmati rice.The restriction has now been a bone of contention for other states,… Continue reading RSTV-The issue of Basmati Rice(In-Depth)

General Studies Paper 3 · IAS Prelims 2020 · RSTV

RSTV-Virtual Sim(In-depth)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HuqCcsl5qZ4 The Pulwama terror attack that claimed the lives of 44 CRPF personnel on February 14th, 2019 was coordinated through virtual SIM’s or virtual phone numbers. The mobile numbers of the virtual SIMs used by terrorists who carried out the Pulwama attack were prefixed by +1, the area code of the United States, which means… Continue reading RSTV-Virtual Sim(In-depth)