Lok Sabha TV- Public Forum: Energy Needs and Challenges

    Lok Sabha TV- Public Forum: Energy Needs and Challenges   India’s energy infrastructure since independence has grown multiple times. The primary energy consumption in India comes fourth after China, USA and Russia. In the total primary energy consumption approximately 70% of India’s electricity generation capacity comes from fossil fuels. Due to rapid economic …

Lok Sabha TV- Public Forum: Strengthening Arbitration

    Lok Sabha TV- Public Forum: Strengthening Arbitration     Prime Minister Mr. Narendra Modi recently said that the Government’s top priority is to develop an institutional arbitration ecosystem in order to enhance the ease of doing business in the country. It is felt that a reliable and responsive alternative dispute resolution system is …

Lok Sabha TV- Public Forum: BRICS-BIMSTEC Outreach Summit

    Lok Sabha TV- Public Forum: BRICS-BIMSTEC Outreach Summit     India invited leaders of the Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation; a select group of Asian nations for an outreach session with the leaders of BRICS nations in Goa recently. BIMSTEC groups 7 nations of the South and South …

Lok Sabha TV Insights: India – Germany Bilateral Ties

Lok Sabha TV Insights: India – Germany Bilateral Ties Archives Germany is one of the biggest economies in Europe. Germany’s economy has less demand within country. So, they want to invest in India and expand their economy. India and Germany needs each other. Germany’s population is ageing and decreasing too. Here, India can supply skilled …

Lok Sabha TV Insights: One Year of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan

Lok Sabha TV Insights: One Year of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan Archives Gandhiji started his Satyagraha campaign with sanitation in South Africa itself and it was his focus all his life. Sewers were introduced by British in 1870. As per Census 2011,  32.70 percent of rural households were having access to toilets in rural areas, while the …

Lok Sabha TV Insights: Rising Ozone pollution in the cities

Lok Sabha TV Insights: Rising Ozone pollution in the cities Archives Other than ozone in stratosphere, Ozone is also formed at ground level, within troposphere. It is not directly emitted but it is formed due to light and oxides of nitrogen (NOx) and unburned hydrocarbon. This is very important phytotoxic component. Its concentration keep on …

Lok Sabha TV Insights: Global Competitiveness Index and India

Lok Sabha TV Insights: Global Competitiveness Index and India Archives World Economic forum (WEF) has released its Global Competitiveness Index, according to which India’s ranking has improved 16 positions and now ranks at 55th position. WEF said that the most problematic factors for doing business in India include corruption, policy instability, inflation and access to …

Lok Sabha TV Insights: Nepal’s New Constitution

Lok Sabha TV Insights: Nepal’s New Constitution Archives After a process of eight years, Nepal has turned from Hindu Monarchy to Secular Democratic Republic country. The recent Constitution has divided Nepal into 7 Provinces and has provision for Bicameral legislature.  But this Constitution is being considered as “constitution in haste”. It is also said that …

The Big Picture – Census Religion data: What do the trends indicate?

The Big Picture – Census Religion data: What do the trends indicate? ARCHIVES Summary: The much delayed and also much awaited religion – wise census data has finally been released. The data shows that the population of Hindus has grown from 82.7 crores in 2001 to 96.63 crores in 2011, indicating 16.67% growth. Meanwhile, the …

Lok Sabha TV Insights: Climate Change Debate

                                                   LSTV Insights – Climate Change Debate Archives 30/07/2015 Year 2015 is being tagged as a landmark year for global climate change discourse due to Paris meet (COP 21) of UNFCC which will be held in 2015. It’s another thing that nothing much is expected from the meet, but its outcomes will certainly give conclusive …