Over 4.5 lakh students appear in UPSC preliminary examination

Over 4.5 lakh students today appeared in civil services preliminary examination which passed off incident-free at various centres across the country after bring mired in controversy following protests over change in pattern.

Delhi HC dismisses PIL on UPSC exam issue, asks petitioner to approach CAT

The Delhi High Court on Friday dismissed a PIL against UPSC`s recent decision asking civil services aspirants not to answer questions in the English Comprehensive section of the Preliminary Examination to be held on August 24.

CAT notice to Gujarat govt over IPS Rahul Sharma`s plea

The Central Administrative Tribunal (CAT) on Monday sought Gujarat government`s reply on three pleas filed by IPS officer Rahul Sharma challenging the charge sheet served on him by the state Home Department.

CAT slaps contempt notice on Centre

The Central Administrative Tribunal (CAT) on Tuesday slapped a contempt notice on the Centre for not implementing its order of absorbing in ED an Uttar Pradesh police officer who has been probing cases like 2G spectrum allocation, CWG and Coal blocks allotments.

Common Admission Test 2013 results declared

The result of Common Admission Test (CAT) for admission to Indian Institute of Managements (IIMs) were declared on Tuesday.

Beat the numbers

Treat this year`s 10 percent slump in CAT applications as a silver lining, experts tell Prachi Rege. "When the going gets bad, it’s time to get going," they say. As you are busy trying your best to crack the CAT, reports on the slump in the number of applicants taking the MBA entrance test, are making rounds. But experts believe that this slump in numbers can be taken as an opportunity to excel well in the exam and get an entry into the B-school of your choice.

CAT Explanations Week 5

Here are the explanations to CAT questions for Week 5.

CAT Questions Week 5

Here are the CAT questions for Week 5.

Andhra DGP V Dinesh Reddy retires

Andhra Pradesh Director General of Police (DGP) V Dinesh Reddy, against whom a CBI probe is pending on charges of acquiring disproportionate assets, today retired from service.

CAT Questions - Week 4, September 13

CAT Questions - Week 4, September 13

CAT explanations - Week 4, September 13

CAT explanations - Week 4, September 13

Reading Comprehension

With the right technique, reading comprehension can be a scoring area, says Abhishek Gupta.

Number System and Arithmetic

CAT is a lot about logic and common sense, says Abhishek Gupta.


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Explanations for questions published on August 27

Explanations for questions published on August 27.

A date with CAT

As you prepare for the difficult CAT test, we bring you the weekly gyan column. Watch out for this space every week.

Tackling section 2 of CAT

Section 2 of CAT may turn out to be a game-changer in determining your final scores. The trick lies in a wise pre-planning, plus a smart execution of your strategies, tactically maneuvering the questions to your advantage.

Govt okays amendment in Administrative Tribunals Act

An official amendment aimed at keeping the minimum eligibility for chairmanship of CAT has been approved by the government.

Russell Brand loves lazing with pet cat

Actor-comedian Russell Brand says he isn`t always with women. In fact, he loves to lounge around with his pet cat named Morrissey.

3.5-mn-year-old feared predator`s bite was weaker than a cat`s

A super-predator, which lived in South America around 3.5 million years ago, had huge sabre-like teeth but their bite was weaker than that of a domestic cat, new research has showed.