InsightsIAS Ethics 70 Days Plan – Day 29

InsightsIAS Ethics 70 Days Plan  Day 29   1) Define the following terms with examples Temperance Rationality Consistency Conviction   2) “Truth is the sovereign principle which includes numerous other principles”. Explain the quote in light of Gandhian principle of truthfulness.   3) Write about two leaders/philosophers who have inspired you? How the inspiration has …

Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB: 01 August 2019

Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB: 01 August 2019 Relevant articles from PIB: GS Paper 2: Topics covered: Important aspects of governance, transparency and accountability, e-governance- applications, models, successes, limitations, and potential; citizens charters, transparency & accountability and institutional and other measures.   PRAGATI   What to study? For prelims and mains: Key features and …

India’s Anti-Satellite (ASAT) missile

Topic covered: Awareness in space.   India’s Anti-Satellite (ASAT) missile   What to study? For Prelims: Features of ASAT missile, Low Earth Orbit. For Mains: Need, significance and concerns associated with ASAT missile, the issue of space debris.   Why in News? Four months after India successfully tested its anti-satellite (ASAT) capabilities, experts tracking the debris …