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What does an Indian Foreign Services (IFS) officer do?

05 Oct 2018

What does an Indian Foreign Services (IFS) officer do?

Indian Foreign Services or IFS is one of the premiere civil services under the Government of India.

UPSC: Top apps and websites to crack the IAS exam

03 Oct 2018

UPSC: Top apps and websites to crack the IAS exam

The Indian Civil Services exam, commonly referred to as the IAS exam, is conducted by the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) each year.

UPSC: Roles and responsibilities of an IAS officer

02 Oct 2018

UPSC: Roles and responsibilities of an IAS officer

One of the most prestigious Government positions, civil servants enjoy great power, respect, and bag decent pay-checks.

6 tips to help you crack UPSC-exam in first attempt

30 Sep 2018

6 tips to help you crack UPSC-exam in first attempt

The Indian Civil Services exam, commonly referred to as the IAS exam, is conducted by the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) each year.

#CareerBytes: YouTube channels to help you prepare for UPSC exam

28 Sep 2018

#CareerBytes: YouTube channels to help you prepare for UPSC exam

The Indian Civil Services examination, commonly referred to as the IAS exam, is conducted by the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) each year.

Haryana government to regularize services of ad-hoc employees

26 Sep 2018

Haryana government to regularize services of ad-hoc employees

Haryana government employees who are working on the ad-hoc, work-charged, and part-time basis for the last 20 to 25 years, will now be regularized, as per a proposal approved by the state government.

UPSC preparation: How to prepare for Indian Polity

26 Sep 2018

UPSC preparation: How to prepare for Indian Polity

The UPSC Civil Services exam is one of the toughest in India, thus both thorough preparation and solid determination are the keys to cracking it.

5 blogs to help you prepare for the UPSC exam

25 Sep 2018

5 blogs to help you prepare for the UPSC exam

The Indian Civil Services exam, commonly referred to as the IAS exam, is conducted by the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) each year.

Five courses to help you prepare for UPSC General Studies

22 Sep 2018

Five courses to help you prepare for UPSC General Studies

The UPSC Civil Services exam is one of the toughest in India, thus both thorough preparation and solid determination are the keys to cracking it.

Government to fill 1,136 vacant posts in different departments

20 Sep 2018

Government to fill 1,136 vacant posts in different departments

Over 1,100 posts in various central government departments are to be filled by the Staff Selection Commission (SSC), said a statement issued by the Personnel Ministry today.

UPSC exam: Annual timeline of the Civil Services (IAS) exam

08 Sep 2018

UPSC exam: Annual timeline of the Civil Services (IAS) exam

The Indian Civil Services exam, commonly referred to as the IAS exam, is conducted by the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) each year.

UPSC exam: Paper pattern and stages of the IAS exam

07 Sep 2018

UPSC exam: Paper pattern and stages of the IAS exam

The Indian Civil Services exam, commonly referred to as the IAS exam, is conducted by the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) each year.

Record attendance of 76% in railway recruitment exam: Ministry

05 Sep 2018

Record attendance of 76% in railway recruitment exam: Ministry

A record 76.76% of candidates appeared in the first stage of the railway's computer-based examination for recruitment as assistant loco-pilot and technician, the national transporter said on Wednesday.

UPSC releases IFS Main exam schedule: Details here

04 Sep 2018

UPSC releases IFS Main exam schedule: Details here

The schedule for the Indian Forest Service 2018 Main examination has been released by the Union Public Service Commission (USPC).

What is the salary structure of an IPS officer?

03 Sep 2018

What is the salary structure of an IPS officer?

Indian Police Service (IPS) is one of the most coveted government positions in India.

IAS exam eligibility criteria: Age limit and number of attempts

29 Aug 2018

IAS exam eligibility criteria: Age limit and number of attempts

All Indian citizens, aged above 21, who have completed their Bachelor's degree in any subject can appear for the UPSC Civil services exam for IAS.

Exam date for computer-based Railways recruitment tests announced; details here

29 Aug 2018

Exam date for computer-based Railways recruitment tests announced; details here

The Railways said the Computer-Based Tests (CBT) for recruitment of Level 1 posts is likely to start from September 17.

This website is all you need for government-schemes, jobs, exams

23 Aug 2018

This website is all you need for government-schemes, jobs, exams

The central and state governments roll out several schemes, implement various initiatives and policies for citizens.

Goa: Over 10,000 sit for government examination, all fail

22 Aug 2018

Goa: Over 10,000 sit for government examination, all fail

10,815 candidates sat for an examination for the post of accountant in Goa government's directorate of accounts, and none of them cleared it, it has been reported.

Over 6,000 applications for 10 vacancies in the Central govt.

19 Aug 2018

Over 6,000 applications for 10 vacancies in the Central govt.

Over 6,000 aspiring candidates have put in their applications in response to a recent job vacancy announcement for the posts of 10 joint secretaries in the Central government.

#CareerBytes: Don't miss these government job vacancies

05 Aug 2018

#CareerBytes: Don't miss these government job vacancies

Government jobs, for their various advantages and perks, are highly sought after, and see fierce competition among aspirants.

Railways increases 'vacancies' for assistant loco pilots, technicians to 60,000

02 Aug 2018

Railways increases 'vacancies' for assistant loco pilots, technicians to 60,000

In a big relief to 47.56L candidates appearing for the first set of computer-based tests for the 26,502 vacancies of assistant loco pilots and technicians to be held on August 9, Railways Minister Piyush Goyal today said the number of "vacancies" has been more than doubled to 60,000.

Railway Minister approves new policy for promotion of railway sportspersons

02 Aug 2018

Railway Minister approves new policy for promotion of railway sportspersons

Railway Minister Piyush Goyal today approved a new policy for promotion of railway sportspersons, according to which not just those who win medals but even those who are awarded Padma Shri or have produced medal winners will be promoted as officers.

About 11,000 candidates recommended by SSC for govt-jobs: Jitendra Singh

25 Jul 2018

About 11,000 candidates recommended by SSC for govt-jobs: Jitendra Singh

About 11,000 candidates have been recommended for different government jobs by the SSC during 2018-19 so far, Minister of State for Personnel Jitendra Singh informed Lok Sabha today.

#CareerBytes: Preparing for SBI-PO? These 5 online courses will help

24 Jul 2018

#CareerBytes: Preparing for SBI-PO? These 5 online courses will help

Bank Probationary Officer exam is one of the most competitive exams in India.

70,000 candidates to get second chance for Railways recruitment exam

19 Jul 2018

70,000 candidates to get second chance for Railways recruitment exam

Railways has decided to give a second chance to 70,000 candidates, whose job applications were rejected due to faulty upload of photos.

Over 200 central govt officers punished for non-performance, says govt

18 Jul 2018

Over 200 central govt officers punished for non-performance, says govt

As many as 225 central government officers have been punished for non-performance.

Indian Navy has 24 vacancies with salary upto Rs. 81,100

12 Jul 2018

Indian Navy has 24 vacancies with salary upto Rs. 81,100

The Indian Navy has issued a notification for 24 vacancies for the post of Civilian Motor Driver Grade-II for posting at the Headquarters, Goa Naval Area.

Punjab's drug-test rule should begin with Rahul Gandhi: Harsimrat Kaur

05 Jul 2018

Punjab's drug-test rule should begin with Rahul Gandhi: Harsimrat Kaur

A controversy has broken out in the political circles of Punjab after a fresh decision by the government mandating drug tests for all employees.

Railways announces exam details for over 1L vacancies

04 Jul 2018

Railways announces exam details for over 1L vacancies

The Indian Railways has announced exam details for 1.16L posts, for which it has received 2.27cr applications.

Despite clearing physical criteria, disabled woman declared ineligible for government-job

03 Jul 2018

Despite clearing physical criteria, disabled woman declared ineligible for government-job

A West Delhi resident, who has a locomotor disability of 65%, has approached Delhi State Disability Commission after she wasn't allowed to apply for the post of a government teacher.

Fraudsters, led by former-air-hostess, dupe youths of lakhs promising railway-jobs

01 Jul 2018

Fraudsters, led by former-air-hostess, dupe youths of lakhs promising railway-jobs

A team of youths thought they had jobs at the Indian Railways, but when they visited the office to get their confirmation letters, all hell broke loose.

#CareerBytes: Central government jobs currently available in South India

13 Jun 2018

#CareerBytes: Central government jobs currently available in South India

Central government jobs are always in demand in the country, and several posts are currently up for grabs at government sector organizations across South India.

Opposition, bureaucrats, even BJP MP oppose 'lateral entry' into civil-services

12 Jun 2018

Opposition, bureaucrats, even BJP MP oppose 'lateral entry' into civil-services

The Center's notification on lateral entry into 10 junior secretary positions has been hailed by many, but it has also riled several others.

#CareerBytes: Central government job openings currently available in North India

12 Jun 2018

#CareerBytes: Central government job openings currently available in North India

Many Indians prefer government jobs over joining the private sector as they feel such jobs provide job security, better perks/allowances, medical benefits, etc.

Unemployment's ugly side: 1 lakh Railways jobs, 2 crore applicants

29 Mar 2018

Unemployment's ugly side: 1 lakh Railways jobs, 2 crore applicants

The Indian Railways have confirmed that they have received 2 crore applications for 1 lakh job openings. The number is expected to increase further as the last day to submit applications is March 31.

Railways announces massive training program for 30,000 apprentices

19 Feb 2018

Railways announces massive training program for 30,000 apprentices

The Indian Railways has announced a massive apprenticeship program for 2018-19, and plans to train 30,000 apprentices as part of a Skill India initiative.

Railways announces massive recruitment drive for 90,000 posts: Details here

16 Feb 2018

Railways announces massive recruitment drive for 90,000 posts: Details here

Ten days after announcing a massive recruitment drive for 26,500 vacancies, the Railways has now invited applications for another 90,000 lower-level posts.

Generated 2.53L central-government jobs in 2 years: Government in Budget-2018

06 Feb 2018

Generated 2.53L central-government jobs in 2 years: Government in Budget-2018

In Budget 2018, the government proposed various measures for generating more employment opportunities. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said they would create as many as 75 lakh jobs.

Acid attack victims, disabled to get quotas in govt jobs

28 Jan 2018

Acid attack victims, disabled to get quotas in govt jobs

The government has finalized reservation in central government jobs for people with autism, mental illness, intellectual disability and acid attack victims.