Category: UPSC

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 genders in the development discourse....

MOTIVATION: Bandana Pokhriyal, Rank – 83, Cleared UPSC Civil Services Without Quitting Job While Working as Excise Inspector for Past 4.5 Years

MOTIVATION Bandana Pokhriyal, Rank – 83 CSE – 2015 So .. Here I go. .. this is my story.. I am working as a Central Excise Inspector for the past four and a half years. And the past two and a half years have been a juggle between work and study. In the beginning, things seemed too difficult. I vividly...

UPSC Civil Services Preliminary Exam 2017 will be held on 18th June 2017

Good Morning! UPSC has updated its examination calendar for 2017 (click here) Notification of UPSC Prelims (Civil Services + Forest Services) – 22 February 2017 Last Date to Submit Application – 17 March 2017 Date of Preliminary Exam – 18 June 2017 UPSC Civil Services Mains Exam – 28 October 2017 (5 Days) CAUTION: Please don’t speculate on other changes...

MOTIVATION: Strategy for UPSC Mains and Tips for Answer Writing – Kumar Ashirwad, Rank 35 CSE – 2015

MOTIVATION: Strategy for UPSC Mains and Tips for Answer Writing  Kumar Ashirwad Rank 35, CSE – 2015 Hello friends, This is my third article (First Article & Second Article) regarding strategy for Civil services preparation. As mentioned earlier(perhaps an annoying number of times), this is a broad framework. Feel free to tweak as you deem fit. We’ll divide the article...

UPSC IAS CIvil Services PRELIMS STRATEGY: Kumar Ashirwad, Rank 35, Prelims GS-1 Marks 140 (2015)

UPSC IAS CIvil Services PRELIMS STRATEG Kumar Ashirwad, Rank 35, Prelims GS-1 Marks 140 (2015) Hello friends, This is my second article (Click HERE to read first article) on Civil Services Preparation strategy. In this article we’ll focus on WHAT TO DO AND HOW DO GO ABOUT IT IN PRELIMS. I will share some suggestions that I feel could really help...