2014 UPSC Civil Services Preliminary Examination Will Be Held On 24th August 2014

Now that is a huge departure both for UPSC and lakhs of IAS aspirants. In a ‘surprising’ move, UPSC, in the just released timetable of examinations published for the year 2014, has allotted 24th August 2014 as the Date for 2014 Civil Services Preliminary examination. Earlier, except in 2011, Preliminary exams were conducted in late …

Which Laptop Or Netbook Is Best For Study Purpose For UPSC Exams Aspirants?

These days, search for a piece of information often ends with googling it on Google. For a serious IAS aspirant, knowing more and better about latest developments happening around the world in various fields is a sine qua non if he/she has to score well in the exam. Internet is indispensable if an aspirant wants …

Insights Daily Answer Writing Challenge – Day -4

QUESTIONS ASKED – DAY -4 (23/07/2013) 8) “With the disintegration of USSR and an end to the cold war, the international diplomacy took a new turn”. Critically examine. 9) The latest census shows us declining sex-ratio in some of the states states – Discuss the socio-cultural factors contributing to this disturbing trend. RESPONSES: ANJALI MOTGHARE …

Resources For Understanding The Various Dimensions Of Gandhian Thought

There are more books written on Mahatma Gandhi than on any other Indian alive or dead. Westerners keep writing books on Mahatma presumably trying to show the world unseen persona of the protagonist, in the process, they stir up controversies – not in their countries, but in India. Mahatma was himself a very good writer. …

Practical Tips For UPSC Civil Service Aspirants To Improve Their Answer Writing Skills

On better answer writing in the exam. The new pattern, which has been introduced from this year by the UPSC for civil service examinations, has six papers – Four General Studies, One Essay and One optional paper. They altogether carry a total of 1750 Marks. Add to this 275 Marks allotted for the Personality Test. So, …

UPSC Civil Services Prelims (CSAT) 2012 Official Answer Key Published By UPSC

Official Cut-off of Prelims 2012 As Disclosed By UPSC MARKS OF LAST RECOMMENDED CANDIDATE GENERAL OBC SC ST PH-1 PH-2 PH-3 209 190 185 181 160 164 111 Official Answer Keys – Prelims (UPSC Civil Services 2012) 1)  CSP PAPER-I 2) CSP PAPER-II BOOKS FOR UPSC CIVIL SERVICES MAINS EXAMINATION 1) India 2013 – Publication Division, …

Disclose civil services prelims marks: HC to UPSC – Hindustan Times

New Delhi, July 15, 2012 The Delhi High Court has directed Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) to disclose the marks obtained by candidates in the civil services preliminary examination 2010. A bench of Acting Chief Justice A K Sikri and Justice Rajiv Sahai Endlaw gave the ruling, dismissing UPSC’s appeal against a single judge order to …

UPSC Declares Official Cut Off and Answer Keys For Civil Services Prelims (CSAT) 2011 Examination

CLICK HERE FOR 2012 OFFICIAL ANSWER KEY OFFICIAL CUT-OFF MARKS OF PRELIMS 2012  AS DISCLOSED BY UPSC MARKS OF LAST RECOMMENDED CANDIDATE GENERAL OBC SC ST PH-1 PH-2 PH-3 209 190 185 181 160 164 111 UPSC has replied to an RTI query about civil services prelims 2011 cut off marks and also has disclosed …

UPSC CIVIL SERVICES PRELIMINARY EXAMINATION 2011, NEW SYLLABUS

The following is the changed pattern and new syllabus for the UPSC prelims 2011. Stop all gossiping. There won’t be any optional paper, the pattern has changed – and it is REAL. Study well. All the best. Civil Services (Prelim) Exam.-2011 From Civil Service Examination 2011, Preliminary Examination would consist of two papers- Paper I …

Instructions to candidates for filling up the Application Form for the UPSC – Civil Services (Preliminary) Examination, 2009.

If it is your first attempt, see this – http://insightsonindia.com/2008/11/18/a-simple-strategy-for-cracking-upsc-ias-preliminary-examination/   Side 1 of Application Form Column 1 : Examination for which applying Darken the circle against “CSP”, in the box pertaining to Name of examination, write CSP starting from the first box on the left. Also write 2009 in the boxes meant for year of …