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[Topper’s Interview] Pulkit Garg (Rank-27 /CSE-2015) IIT Delhi Civil Engineer, Chemistry Optional, 2nd Attempt

CANDIDATE PROFILE EDUCATION INTRODUCTION ELECTRONIC VS PAPER MATERIAL PRELIMS (CSAT) GENERAL STUDIES GENERAL STUDIES (MAINS) PAPER 1 GENERAL STUDIES (MAINS) PAPER 2 GENERAL STUDIES (MAINS) PAPER 3 GENERAL STUDIES 4: ETHICS, INTEGRITY, APTITUDE GS4 ETHICS CASE STUDY ANSWERS IN MAINS 2015 MAINS ANSWER-WRITING? [...]

[BES16] Economic Survey → Infrastructure → Rail Budget 2016, Kelkar-PPP Committee, Communication, Civil Aviation Policy-2016, Urban Infra Bills & More

BES165/P5: Communication infrastructure: radio, telecom, post office, mass-comm. BES165/P6: Kelkar Report- PPP Revisit, Revitalize, Finance & Investment Models BES165/P7: Rail Budget-2016: Bullet Train, SRESHTA, SUTRA, SAHAYAK, RAKSHAK, Urban Infra BES165/P5: Communication infrastructure: radio, telecom, post office, mass-comm. NCERT Class11, 12: Selective study of waves, [...]

Prime Minister Address at Civil Services Day

AIR Debate – Prime Minister Address at Civil Services Day   PM Modi exhorted to Civil servants on 10th civil service day to move beyond change and controlling regulating and undertaking managerial roles. He urged civil servants to maintain a positive outlook, convert adversity into opportunity, [...]

[Quote Book 2010] For Civil Service Aspirants- Time Management, Study tips, Failure and more

How to prepare for this Exam? How to Study Strong Determination Time management, Excuses, Excuses Jealousy & Hatred Failure in Prelims / Mains / Interview For History people While writing Essay remember [Quote Book 2010] For Civil Service Aspirants- Time Management, Study tips, Failure [...]

[Strategy] Telugu Literature Optional for UPSC Civil service Exam

Telugu Literature: Introduction Tips for Paper1 Tips for Paper2 How to handle long Answers: How to handle yakhyanas: Telugu Syllabus for Mains 2014 Telugu Literature: Introduction Telugu Literature is a popular optional for all the aspirants who are well-versed in this language. That does [...]

[Strategy] Zoology Optional for UPSC Civil service Mains Exam

Tips for Zoology Paper I Tips for Zoology Paper I Booklist for Zoology Optional Syllabus for Zoology in UPSC civil service Exam It’s better to keep answers diagrammatic and less verbose. Students should also not hesitate in drawing colour diagrams. Tips for Zoology Paper I Section A Non-chordata [...]

[Never-ending GS Syllabus] and your chances of success in civil service exam

Written for those who feel stressed about General studies and their chances of success in civil service exam, We’ve 5 category of players for each topic- Let us take a topic for example: Geography: earthquake, tsunami and volcano.   JBPS no0b guy /Lord Curzon: He doesn’t know the difference [...]

[Analysis] Essay topic trends in last 19 years (1993-2011) for UPSC civil service IAS exam

Trouble viewing the charts and tables?  Download the pdf file by clicking meI’m classifying all the essays asked in last 19 years, into 8 broad topics. Topic [bracket shows # of questions asked so far] 1.    Economy (India vs Bharat theme) [12]2.    Education [11]3.    Culture [18]4.    International [...]

[Strategy & Inspiration] How Visually Challenged Candidates prepare for UPSC Civil Service Exam

I had asked Mr.Balanagendran  to write an article on how visually challenged candidates prepare for the civil service exam. It is my personal requests to all readers- please DO read the two paragraphs titled Free Training for Softwares Barriers to Preparation: The Cost Factor And [...]

Anthropology topper

[Strategy] Anthropology Study-plan and Booklist by Dr.Vijay (IAS) for UPSC Civil Service (Mains) Exam

This article, is a compilation of gems given by Dr. K.Vijayakarthikeyan (AIR 22 / CSE 2010) on the IOforum. At present, He is an IAS officer in Tamilnadu cadre. Disclaimer Advantages of anthropology Getting started with Anthropology Preparation of anthropology (mains) Useful books About [...]

Medical Checkup rules about UPSC Civil Service Exam (Gazette of India Extraordinary)

Question from a reader It is mentioned in the advertisement for Civil Services that a candidate has to be fit as mentioned in “Appendix-III of Rules for Civil Services Preliminary Examination published in the Gazette of India Extraordinary” .I have tried a lot but I [...]

Download GS Mains Papers UPSC

[Download] General Studies Mains Paper 1 and 2 of UPSC Civil Service Exam

I shall complete my yearly ritual of doing [analysis] of the papers. But in the meantime, those who are eager to see the papers. General Studies I General Studies II General Studies Mains 2012 Question Paper 1 1. Answer any five of the following in about [...]