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SC Grants 1 More Chance To UPSC Aspirants Who Missed Attempt Due To COVID-19

Supreme Court bench led by Justice AM Khanwilkar disposed a plea filed by three UPSC aspirants who missed their attempt due to COVID-19 pandemic. The court directed the authorities to reconsider the representation of the UPSC aspirants who got deprived of the attempt, due to COVID-19. The petitioners in their plaint, requested the court to grant them compensatory attempt, to clear the exam.

Thu, 31 Mar 2022 - 06:30 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: UPSC, Supreme Court, IAS, IPS, Covid-19

Courtesy: ANI

Punjab DGP Viresh Kumar Bhawra

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Viresh Kumar Bhawra Becomes New DGP Of Punjab

Punjab government under the leadership of Charanjit Singh Channi has decided to appoint Senior IPS officer Viresh Kumar Bhawra as the new director general of police of Punjab. Bhawra is an IPS officer of the 1987 batch, reported PTI. He will hold the office for two years from the date of assumption, as per the government's order. He will replace the current DGP Siddharth Chattopadhyaya.   

Sat, 08 Jan 2022 - 03:16 PM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: DGP, Punjab, Punjab Government, IPS officer, UPSC

Civil Service Exam

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Civil Services Main Examination To Begin As Schedule: UPSC

Civil Services (Main) Examination 2021 is scheduled to begin from January 7. The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) on January 5, released a statement and said, the Civil Services examination for 2021 will be conducted as per schedule, January 7, 8, 9, 15 and 16. The decision was taken considering the COVID situation and asked State Government to ensure no inconvenience should be there for students. 

Wed, 05 Jan 2022 - 09:11 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: CIVIL SERVICES EXAM, UPSC, Education, Covid-19, India

Courtesy: Zee News

Female students.

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Bihar Govt To Give Rs 1 Lakh To Girls Who Clear Prelims Of UPSC, BPSC

To empower women in society, the Bihar government decided to provide Rs 1 lakh through scholarships to the women of the general category who clears the preliminary exams for Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) and Bihar Public Service Commissions (BPSC). Women who cleared the 2021 exams can fill online applications for the benefit till December 3. Notably, the scheme is already open for SC, ST, and OBC women candidates.  

Sun, 14 Nov 2021 - 04:48 PM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: Scholarship, Women, UPSC, BPSC, Bihar Government

Courtesy: News 18

Aswathy S celebrating her UPSC success with her family.

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Laborer's Daughter Aces UPSC Civil Services Exam 2020 In Kerala

Fighting against all odds in life, Aswathy S, daughter of a construction laborer, cleared Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) Civil Service Examination-2020 with 481st rank in Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala. On her achievement, Aswathy said, ''The last three times I couldn't clear the preliminary exams, and I was a little anxious. I'm happy now.'' While her father said, ''Under difficult circumstances, she cleared the exam. I'm proud of her… read-more

Sun, 26 Sep 2021 - 10:10 AM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: UPSC, Thiruvananthapuram, Labourer, Daughter, UPSC IAS exam

UPSC CSE syllabus requires constant modification

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UPSC-CSE Syllabus Requires Constant Modifications: Union Minister

UPSC Civil Services Examination held every year recruits bureaucrats for the Indian political setup. Addressing the JCM, Union Minister Dr. Jitendra Singh explained the need to update the syllabus constantly to ensure that it is in line with the changing economic and political scenario. He also talked about measures to improve the training of officers at the … read-more

Wed, 15 Sep 2021 - 09:26 AM / by Muskan Arora

Tags: Education, UPSC exam, UPSC

Courtesy: NDTV

Union Public Service Commission

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UPSC To Hold Recruitment Exam On Sept 5

A recruitment exam will be conducted by the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) for Enforcement Officer or Accounts Officer in the Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO), Ministry of Labour and Employment on September 5. There are a total of 421 vacancies. The admit card of the exam will be available on their website. The exam will be held between 10 am to 12 noon. Maintaining Covid protocols are mandatory.

Mon, 30 Aug 2021 - 01:24 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: UPSC, UPSC Recruitment, EPFO, ministry of labour and employment

Courtesy: Hindustan Times

Indian Minister of Externa Affairs S Jaishankar


India Stresses On Code Of Conduct In South China Sea

External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar during his 11th East Asia Summit (EAS) virtually pointed out the growing interference of approaches on the Indo-Pacific region. He also discussed trade agreements with ASEAN-foreign ministers. "Stressed that Code of Conduct on the South China Sea should be fully consistent with UNCLOS 1982. Should not prejudice legitimate rights and interests of nations, not a party to discussions," Jaishankar tweeted.… read-more

Thu, 05 Aug 2021 - 01:01 PM / by Prateek Chakradhar

Tags: S Jaishankar, East Asia Summit, South China Sea, UPSC

Courtesy: NDTV


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UPSC Posts Job Vacancies For IIS; Journalists Can Apply Too

The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has announced around 34 vacancies for posts of senior grade in the Indian Informative Service (IIS). Interested applicants can apply online through the official website. Out of the 34 vacancies, "two vacancies are reserved for people with benchmark disability (PwBd)". The candidate should have at least two years of experience in the journalistic field, government or private.

Mon, 26 Jul 2021 - 12:44 PM / by Umang Bafna

Tags: UPSC, IIS, UPSC Recruitment, recruitment

Courtesy: Hindustan Times


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UPSC Announces Revised Interview Schedule For CSE 2020

The Union Public Service Commission on June 9 announced the revised interview schedule of Civil Services Examination 2020 to be held from August 2. The commission will issue the e-summon letters on their official website shortly. Also, the body cleared that requests for change in date and time for the personality test will not be entertained. Earlier scheduled from April 26, the interview was delayed due to COVID second wave.

Thu, 10 Jun 2021 - 06:44 PM / by Sohini Mandal

Tags: UPSC, interview, Covid-19, Delay, UPSC exam

Courtesy: The Times of India