Articles about Union Public Service Commission

Shubham Kumar, civil services topper, scores 52.04% in UPSC exam

29 Sep 2021

India
Shubham Kumar, civil services topper, scores 52.04% in UPSC exam

Shubham Kumar topped the civil services examination 2020 with 52.04% marks, and second rank holder Jagrati Awasthi scored 51.95% in the prestigious test conducted by the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) to select the country's civil servants.

Took inspiration from RINL plant to crack UPSC: Lakshmi Soujanya

27 Sep 2021

India
Took inspiration from RINL plant to crack UPSC: Lakshmi Soujanya

Many of us know RINL as steel producing company, but M Lakshmi Soujanya—who has made it to the 2020 Civil Service Examination qualifiers' list— says the PSU's township has been a "pillar of support" for her and she took inspiration from its 24X7 running plant.

UPSC 2020 results out; here's how you can check yours

24 Sep 2021

Career
UPSC 2020 results out; here's how you can check yours

The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) on Friday declared the results for the 2020 civil services examination.

Online NDA application for women opens; admissions to be 'provisional'

24 Sep 2021

India
Online NDA application for women opens; admissions to be 'provisional'

The Union Public Service Commission on Friday said it opened the online application for women candidates to apply for the National Defence Academy and Naval Academy Examination, 2021.

Supreme Court refuses to defer UPSC prelims exams

30 Sep 2020

India
Supreme Court refuses to defer UPSC prelims exams

The Supreme Court on Wednesday refused to postpone the UPSC Prelims Examinations 2020, scheduled for October 4, amid the raging coronavirus pandemic, adding that aspirants appear for the test to become "civil servants and not students."

Civil services exams cannot be postponed, UPSC tells SC

28 Sep 2020

India
Civil services exams cannot be postponed, UPSC tells SC

The upcoming civil services examinations cannot be postponed in light of the coronavirus outbreak, the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) told the Supreme Court on Monday.

Supreme Court puts stop on Sudarshan TV's 'insidious' #UPSCJihad show

15 Sep 2020

India
Supreme Court puts stop on Sudarshan TV's 'insidious' #UPSCJihad show

The Supreme Court on Tuesday restrained a private television channel from airing the remaining episodes of a show on Muslims "infiltrating" the central government's civil services.

Communal and irresponsible: IPS Association slams Sudarshan News over #UPSCJihad

27 Aug 2020

India
Communal and irresponsible: IPS Association slams Sudarshan News over #UPSCJihad

The trailer of an upcoming news show to be aired on Sudarshan News TV has drawn criticism from the Indian Police Service (Central) Association.

Results for UPSC Civil Services 2019 declared, Pradeep Singh tops

04 Aug 2020

India
Results for UPSC Civil Services 2019 declared, Pradeep Singh tops

The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) on Tuesday declared the list of candidates who qualified for the Civil Services Examination 2019.

#CareerBytes: Want to crack UPSC CSE? Avoid making these mistakes

22 Jan 2020

Career
#CareerBytes: Want to crack UPSC CSE? Avoid making these mistakes

The UPSC Civil Services Examination (CSE), also known as the IAS exam, is one of the toughest exams, and cracking it is not easy without the right preparation.

#CareerBytes: What to do if you didn't clear UPSC CSE-Mains?

16 Jan 2020

Career
#CareerBytes: What to do if you didn't clear UPSC CSE-Mains?

The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has declared the results of the 2019 Civil Services Examination (CSE) Main Examination.

#CareerBytes: Important entrance exam deadlines in 2020 students should know

31 Dec 2019

Career
#CareerBytes: Important entrance exam deadlines in 2020 students should know

Every year, thousands of competitive exams are conducted in India either for finding eligible candidates for certain college admissions or filling vacant government sector jobs.

#CareerBytes: UPSC CSE 2020- Important dates and details to know

18 Dec 2019

Career
#CareerBytes: UPSC CSE 2020- Important dates and details to know

Every year, the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) conducts the Civil Services Examination (CSE) for recruiting candidates to various Civil Services of India.

#CareerBytes: About IFS Officers and the salary, perks they enjoy

14 Nov 2019

Career
#CareerBytes: About IFS Officers and the salary, perks they enjoy

The Indian Foreign Service (IFS) is one of the most coveted Civil Services in India just like other premier ones like Indian Administrative Service (IAS) and Indian Police Service (IPS).

#CareerBytes: How to prepare for UPSC CSE from scratch?

06 Nov 2019

Career
#CareerBytes: How to prepare for UPSC CSE from scratch?

The UPSC Civil Services Examination (CSE), also known as the IAS exam, is a tough exam, and cracking it is not easy without the right preparation.

Exam-prep app Gradeup raises $7 million from Times Internet

05 Nov 2019

Business
Exam-prep app Gradeup raises $7 million from Times Internet

Gradeup, an ed-tech start-up that provides online test preparation courses for various competitive entrance and government exams, has raised $7 million in Series A round of funding from Times Internet.

#CareerBytes: Career path of Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer

02 Nov 2019

Career
#CareerBytes: Career path of Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer

The Indian Administrative Service (IAS) is the most prestigious and sought-after service among the Civil Services of the country.

Pranjal Patil: First visually-impaired woman IAS appointed Kerala Sub-Collector

15 Oct 2019

India
Pranjal Patil: First visually-impaired woman IAS appointed Kerala Sub-Collector

On Monday, India's first woman IAS officer with visual impairment, Pranjal Patil, took over as the Sub-Collector of Thiruvananthapuram district in Kerala.

#CareerBytes: 5 mistakes to avoid in UPSC CSE Main exams

12 Oct 2019

Career
#CareerBytes: 5 mistakes to avoid in UPSC CSE Main exams

The UPSC Civil Services Examination (CSE) is one of the toughest and most popular competitive exams in the country.

Inspiring stories of five UPSC CSE rank-holders who beat poverty

28 Sep 2019

Inspirational
Inspiring stories of five UPSC CSE rank-holders who beat poverty

The Civil Services Examination (CSE) conducted by the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) every year is one of the most popular and challenging competitive exams.

#CareerBytes: 7 tricky questions asked in UPSC CSE IAS interviews

25 Sep 2019

Career
#CareerBytes: 7 tricky questions asked in UPSC CSE IAS interviews

The UPSC Civil Services Examination (CSE), which is one of the most challenging exams, is conducted in three stages.

Meet the five youngest IAS officers in the country

22 Sep 2019

Inspirational
Meet the five youngest IAS officers in the country

The Civil Services Examination (CSE) conducted by the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) is one of the most challenging competitive exams in the country.

6 UPSC rank-holders who cleared CSE despite failures, other challenges

21 Sep 2019

Inspirational
6 UPSC rank-holders who cleared CSE despite failures, other challenges

The UPSC Civil Services Examination (CSE) is one of the most challenging competitive exams.

#CareerBytes: A day in the life of an IAS officer

16 Sep 2019

Career
#CareerBytes: A day in the life of an IAS officer

The Indian Administrative Service (IAS) is the most prestigious and sought-after service among the Civil Services of the country.

School/college failures, dropouts who later became IAS and IPS officers

13 Sep 2019

Inspirational
School/college failures, dropouts who later became IAS and IPS officers

The Civil Services Examination (CSE) conducted by the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) every year is one of the most challenging exams.

Madhya Pradesh couple seeks divorce over husband's UPSC obsession

01 Sep 2019

India
Madhya Pradesh couple seeks divorce over husband's UPSC obsession

In a bizarre piece of news, a woman in Madhya Pradesh's Bhopal left her husband due to his obsession with the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) examinations.

This Commissioner mentored aspirants for 'Police Forces' exam over WhatsApp

23 Aug 2019

India
This Commissioner mentored aspirants for 'Police Forces' exam over WhatsApp

For five years, Rachakonda Police Commissioner Mahesh Muralidhar Bhagwat has been going beyond the call of duty to coach civil services aspirants.

Where are the winners of the previous seasons of 'KBC'?

22 Aug 2019

Entertainment
Where are the winners of the previous seasons of 'KBC'?

When Kaun Banega Crorepati was aired for the first time in 2000, it became an instant hit.

#CareerBytes: Useful last-minute preparation tips for UPSC CSE Mains 2019

21 Aug 2019

Career
#CareerBytes: Useful last-minute preparation tips for UPSC CSE Mains 2019

UPSC Civil Services Examination (CSE) is one of the toughest and most competitive exams and cracking it isn't easy without proper preparation.

#CareerBytes: Five mistakes to avoid in UPSC CSE Mains exams

20 Aug 2019

Career
#CareerBytes: Five mistakes to avoid in UPSC CSE Mains exams

The UPSC Civil Services Examination (CSE) is one of the toughest and most popular competitive exams in the country.

How this hearing impaired woman cleared UPSC in first attempt

18 Aug 2019

India
How this hearing impaired woman cleared UPSC in first attempt

The Union Public Service Commission exams are as feared as they are admired. However, Indian Administrative Service officer Saumya Sharma cleared the exam in her first attempt despite her hearing disability and a viral fever on the day of the exam.

#CareerBytes: 5 useful mobile apps for UPSC IES ESE preparation

17 Aug 2019

Career
#CareerBytes: 5 useful mobile apps for UPSC IES ESE preparation

The Indian Engineering Services (IES) is one of the most sought-after career options for engineering graduates in the country.

#CareerBytes: Top websites to help you prepare for UPSC CSE

14 Aug 2019

Career
#CareerBytes: Top websites to help you prepare for UPSC CSE

The UPSC Civil Services Examination (CSE) is one of the most popular and challenging competitive exams in the country.

Husband-wife duo tops Chhattisgarh Public Service Commission exam

29 Jul 2019

India
Husband-wife duo tops Chhattisgarh Public Service Commission exam

In a first, a husband-wife duo has topped the Chhattisgarh Public Service Commission (CGPSC) examinations, conducted for the recruitment of Chief Municipal Officer (Grade B and C).

Foundation course, UPSC rank to determine IAS/IPS/IFS cadre allotment

27 Jul 2019

Career
Foundation course, UPSC rank to determine IAS/IPS/IFS cadre allotment

According to reports, Narendra Modi-led Central government has now decided that ranking in the civil services exam will no longer serve as the sole determinant in the process of allotment of services to candidates selected by the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC).

#CareerBytes: All about Indian Engineering Services and UPSC ESE

25 Jul 2019

Career
#CareerBytes: All about Indian Engineering Services and UPSC ESE

The Indian Engineering Services (IES) is the most sought-after career option for engineering graduates in the country.

Indian Railways: All major concession rules explained

23 Jul 2019

India
Indian Railways: All major concession rules explained

The Indian Railways offers concessions on tickets for people belonging to certain specified categories.

BSF officer to an IAS: Inspiring story of a 27-year-old

19 Jul 2019

India
BSF officer to an IAS: Inspiring story of a 27-year-old

Famous American author Oliver Napoleon Hill once said, "Whatever the mind of man can conceive and believe, it can achieve."

UPSC releases schedule for this year's Civil Services Main Examination

17 Jul 2019

India
UPSC releases schedule for this year's Civil Services Main Examination

The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has released the time table of the Civil Services (Main) Examination, 2019 recently.

Guard who cracked JNU's entrance exam, wants to become IAS-officer

16 Jul 2019

India
Guard who cracked JNU's entrance exam, wants to become IAS-officer

Ramjal Meena (34), a security guard at the Jawaharlal Nehru University for the last five years, has cracked the varsity's entrance examination.

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