Insights into Editorial: All the President’s men

Insights into Editorial: All the President’s men   Context: According to author, the recent appointment of five Governors by the President must be viewed with grave scepticism. By nominating persons who are deeply embedded within the Party ecosystem, the Union Government has sent the clear and ominous signal that constitutional principles and judicial diktats are …

Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB: 17 September 2019

Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB: 17 September 2019 Table of contents: GS Paper 2: Impact of attack on Saudi Arabia’s oil facility.   GS Paper 3: Hidden cost of global food, land use at $12 trillion. NIRVIK scheme. Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO). India Cooling Action Plan (ICAP). Jammu and Kashmir Public Safety Act (PSA). …

Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO)

Topics Covered: Awareness in space. Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO)   What to study? For Prelims and Mains: About LRO- mission objectives, components and significance, Significance of Lunar water and benefits.   Context: ISRO is attempting to figure out what happened to Chandrayaan-2’s Vikram with the help of NASA’s Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO).     About …