IMPORTANT: UPSC Clarification on CSE Mains -2016 Essay Topic ” If development is not engendered, it is endangered”

    The essay topic ‘If development is not engendered, it is endangered’  in 2016 CSE Mains Essay Paper had created confusion and anxiety among candidates who had attempted this topic. Candidates who interpreted the meaning of ‘engendered’ as ‘inclusive of all genders’ (thanks to Hindi translation) wrote essay mainly on importance of women and third …

UPSC CIVIL SERVICES MAINS EXAM 2016: General Studies Paper – 3 Question Paper

  UPSC CIVIL SERVICES MAINS EXAM 2016: General Studies Paper – 3 Question Paper   How globalization has led to the reduction of employment in the formal sector of the Indian economy? Is increased informalization detrimental to the development of the country? Women empowerment in India needs gender budgeting. What are the requirements and status …

UPSC CIVIL SERVICES MAINS EXAM 2016: General Studies Paper – 2 Question Paper

    UPSC CIVIL SERVICES MAINS EXAM 2016: General Studies Paper – 2 Question Paper     Discuss the essentials of the 69th Constitutional Amendment Act and anomalies, if any, that have led to recent reported conflicts between the elected representatives and the institution of the Lieutenant Governor in the administration of Delhi. Do you …

UPSC CIVIL SERVICES MAINS EXAM 2016: General Studies Paper – 1 Question Paper

  UPSC CIVIL SERVICES MAINS EXAM 2016: General Studies Paper – 1 Question Paper Early Buddhist Stupa-art, while depicting folk motifs and narratives, successfully expoundsBuddhist ideals. Elucidate. Krishnadeva Raya, the king of Vijayanagar, was not only an accomplished scholar himself but was a also a great patron of learning and literature. Discuss. Explain how the …

UPSC Civil Services Mains 2016: ESSAY Question Paper

    UPSC Civil Services Mains 2016: ESSAY Question Paper Instructions: Write two essays, choosing one from each of the following Section A & B, in about 1000-1200 words. Total Marks : 250 Section ‘A’ 1. If development is not engendered, it is endangered 2. Need brings greed, if greed increases it spoils breed 3. Water …

OFFLINE PRELIMS TIMETABLE – for Working and Non-Working Candidates

      The overall strategy of your preparation should be based on details given in Mission 2017 post (Click Here) Offline Test Series details are already given HERE. Please read it carefully before making payment. Happy News: Our offline students who wrote regularly all 32 tests and revised them regularly have scored excellent marks …

Insights MAINS TEST SERIES-2016 – Online and Offline: Details

INSIGHTS MAINS TEST SERIES-2016 Last year also, we produced excellent result from our offline Mains Test Series initiative. Same question papers were posted for free on this website for the benefit of candidates who were preparing on their own. Those papers benefited many serious aspirants who depended on self-study and who could not afford to …

ANSWER KEY: UPSC Civil Services Preliminary Exam 2016 General Studies Paper – 1

ANSWER KEY – UPSC  Prelims 2016 SET D   1) With reference to ‘stand up India scheme’, which of the following statement is/are correct? Its purpose is to promote entrepreneurship among SC/ST and women entrepreneurs. It provides for refinance through SIDBI. Select the correct answer using the code given below. (a) 1 only (b) 2 …

UPDATE: Insights MAINS Test Series – 2016

        On coming Wednesday (10th August), we will post a Detailed Timetable of Insights Mains Test Series – 2016 program.  A big surprise awaits from Insights for all those who are  hoping to write Mains this year. 🙂    

MISSION – 2017: How to Secure a Rank? – Insights IAS Test Series 2017

      MISSION – 2017: How to Secure a Rank in 2017 – A Roadmap Insights IAS Test Series for Prelims 2017   Before we start, It’s a lengthy post, but Please read each and every line. It will really help you.  In case you already know how everything is going to work, directly …

MOTIVATION: ‘In this Life Full of Struggles, Tomorrow is Just another Day’

MOTIVATION “It’s hard to lead a cavalry charge if you think you look funny on a horse.” ― Adlai E. Stevenson II   What worries you and us most, whether already successful or a failure in life, is the thought of tomorrow. It’s a new day with full of either shocks or surprises, or just …

Insights Classroom (Offline) Prelims Test Series (Paper – 1) – 2017: Full Details, Dates and Payment

Offline Prelims Test Series – 2017 REQUEST: Please read entire article. Most of your doubts are addressed in this post.   For 2017 UPSC civil services preliminary examination we are conducting classroom test series at our Bangalore centre. We have very successfully conducted offline test series for 2016 Prelims. Not a single test was postponed. Every …

IMPORTANT UPDATE: 2016 and 2017 IAS Prelims Test Series

    Recently we outlined few details about our upcoming Test Series for IAS Prelims 2017. Hope you have gone through the post (If you haven’t, Click Here). Since then we are receiving numerous queries regarding cost, date of payment, detailed timetable etc. Following are the details: Payment Gateway will open from 8th August. You can …

MISSION 2017: Timetable for 2017 UPSC Prelims Test Series Program

UPDATE: Please read HERE latest update on Prelims 2017 Test Series NOTE: Payment gateway will be activated later and details will be notified soon. Also DETAILED TIMETABLE will be provided after 7th August You must be aware by now that UPSC is going to conduct 2017 civil services preliminary exam on 18th June 2017. So, …