civil services examination

39,000 candidates sit for J&K civil services exam for 277 gazetted posts education section

39,000 candidates sit for J&K civil services exam for 277 gazetted posts education section

Around 39,000 candidates across Jammu and Kashmir (J&K) on Sunday appeared for the state Civil Services Examination at 84 centres.

Mar 19, 2017, 20:42 PM IST
UPSC 2nd topper Athar Aamir-ul-Shafi Khan from Jammu and Kashmir: All you need to know

UPSC 2nd topper Athar Aamir-ul-Shafi Khan from Jammu and Kashmir: All you need to know

Jammu and Kashmir's Athar Aamir-ul-Shafi Khan has secured second rank in the 2015 Civil Services Exam.

May 10, 2016, 20:22 PM IST
Tina Dabi topped UPSC exams in first attempt – Things you should know about her

Tina Dabi topped UPSC exams in first attempt – Things you should know about her

Railway officer Athar Aamir Ul Shafi Khan from Jammu and Kashmir has got second rank in UPSC results.

May 10, 2016, 18:48 PM IST
UPSC exam reforms: Govt forms expert panel to review civil services test pattern

UPSC exam reforms: Govt forms expert panel to review civil services test pattern

An expert committee has been formed by the government to examine various issues related to age relaxation, eligibility, syllabus and pattern of civil services examination to select IAS and IPS officers.

Sep 27, 2015, 16:27 PM IST

UPSC aspirants who didn't appear in 2011 to get extra chance

Central Administrative Tribunal has come to the rescue of those civil services aspirants who applied but did not take the premilinary examination in 2011 due to the introduction of CSAT, by asking UPSC to provisionally allow them an additional attempt this year.

Aug 20, 2015, 20:39 PM IST

Committee to examine age relaxation for civil services exam

An expert committee will examine various issues related to age relaxation, eligibility, syllabus and pattern of civil services examination to select IAS and IPS officers, the government said on Thursday.

Jul 23, 2015, 15:26 PM IST

UPSC exam results marksheets put online; civil services topper scored 53 percent

The topper of civil services examination has got about 53 per cent, thus showing the strict pattern of civil services examination conducted by the Union Public Service Commission for selecting country's top bureaucrats.

Jul 21, 2015, 16:15 PM IST

UPSC encourages women to apply for civil services exam

In order to ensure gender balance in workforce, the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has encouraged women candidates to apply for the prestigious civil services examination to select IAS and IPS officers.

May 26, 2015, 17:19 PM IST

Let upper age of civil services aspirants remain: CPI-M

The CPI-M on Friday urged the government not to reduce the upper age limit and the number of attempts by applicants for the civil services examinations.

Nov 21, 2014, 14:51 PM IST

UPSC row: PM Modi holds emergency meeting with Rajnath, Jitendra Singh

Soon after returning to India after a two-day visit to Nepal, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday night met with senior ministers of NDA government like Rajnath Singh (Home), Arun Jaitley (Finance) and Jitendra Singh (MoS, Personnel) and got a briefing over the prolonged Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) issue, reports said.

Aug 04, 2014, 23:05 PM IST

Committee submits report on pattern of civil services exams

A committee formed to look into the possibilities of bringing changes in pattern of civil services examination among others on Thursday submitted its report to the government.

Jul 31, 2014, 23:32 PM IST

Rahul promises to look into problems of UPSC aspirants

Rahul Gandhi today assured a delegation of Civil Services aspirants that no injustice will be done to them and he will raise their concerns at all appropriate fora.

Jul 28, 2014, 18:10 PM IST

Civil services aspirants demand change in syllabus

Scores of civil services aspirants have demanded that the syllabus for UPSC examinations to select IAS, IFS, and IPS officers be changed to give level-playing field to those coming from rural areas.

Jul 13, 2014, 17:29 PM IST

UPSC aspirants demand age relaxation, protest outside Rajnath Singh`s residence

Aspirants of Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) protested outside Home Minister Rajnath Singh`s residence here on Saturday, demanding scrapping of C-SAT (Aptitude Test) and age relaxation for 2011 candidates.

Jul 12, 2014, 10:53 AM IST

Below 1% quota for visually impaired; Centre told to respond

The Delhi HC issued notices to Centre on a PIL seeking quashing of an examination notice of UPSC for the upcoming Civil Services Examination on the ground of non-compliance of one per cent quota for visually impaired applicants.

Jul 02, 2014, 21:58 PM IST

Super 30 fame Anand Kumar seeks six chances for IITs like UPSC

Mathematician Anand Kumar on Monday urged the union government to give six chances in joint entrance examination for IITs as it is in the case of civil services examination.

Jun 02, 2014, 16:15 PM IST

Women shine in Civil Services Examination 2012

The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) on Friday declared the result of Civil Services Examination, and it was topped yet again by a woman.

May 03, 2013, 19:39 PM IST

DoPT notifies new UPSC format; weightage on general studies

Aimed at overhauling civil service examinations, a new pattern giving more emphasis on assessing general studies and aptitude skills of aspirants has been notified by the government.

Mar 06, 2013, 14:58 PM IST

Prohibitory orders imposed in Ghaziabad district

Prohibitory orders have been
clamped in Ghaziabad district for a month keeping in view the
provincial civil services examination, due this month and
which will witness thousands of examinees, officials said
on Thursday.

Jun 16, 2011, 15:21 PM IST