Aspirants to be considered only for services they choose: UPSC

Candidates, who qualify the prestigious civil services examination will be considered only for the central government services they opt for and not others, the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has said.

PM Modi to hand awards for excellence in public administration on Tuesday

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will confer awards for excellence in public administration to civil service officers here on Tuesday.

Civil services exam: Candidates to submit new preferences

Candidates, who have qualified the civil services (main) examination will have to mandatorily submit a new order of preferences of services they intend to join after their final selection, the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has said.

Kathua DC to get highest Civil Services honour

The Deputy Commissioner of Kathua, Shahid Iqbal Choudhary, has been selected for the country's highest Civil Services honour, the Prime Minister's Award for Excellence in Public Administration.

Increase in induction age in IAS, IPS, IFS for state cadre officers

In a good news for state cadre officers, age limit for induction in all-India services like the IAS and IPS has been increased from 54 to 56.

Civil services is facing a shortage of over 1600 officers: Govt

Shortage of officers is not limited to the armed forces alone, the civil services too are facing a shortfall of over 1,600 officers.

Shortage of IPS officers a national issue: Rijiju

The Home Ministry Wednesday expressed concern over shortage of IPS officers in the country dubbing it as a "national issue".

1.4 million apply in Chinese civil service exam

Nearly 1.4 million people today appeared in China's annual national public service examination for 22,200 government jobs.

Do not file RTI to know results: UPSC to candidates

The Union Public Service Commission has advised candidates not to file RTI applications to know results of civil services preliminary examination.

UPSC declares civil services prelims results
UPSC declares civil services prelims results

The results of the civil services preliminary examination conducted by the Union Public Service Commission were declared on Tuesday.

Govt starts selection process for CVC

Centre on Monday began the selection process for Chief of Central Vigilance Commission and sought applications from eligible candidates including serving and retired bureaucrats, besides private persons.

Puducherry selected as centre for civil service exam

Union Public Service Commission has included Puducherry as one of the centres for the all India Civil Service (Preliminary) Examination to be held on Sunday.

Delhi HC to hear PIL against UPSC`s decision on Prelims on Friday

The Delhi High Court agreed to hear on Friday 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.

Plea over exclusion of English in civil service exam rejected

The Delhi High Court Wednesday refused to provide relief to a civil service aspirant challenging the decision of the UPSC asking candidates to leave questions unanswered in the English comprehensive section in the preliminary test.

Candidates for civil services prelims can`t attend foundation course: Govt

Candidates, who have been allocated IAS, IFS and IPS among others and are also appearing for this year`s civil services preliminary examination, cannot attend Foundation Course, the government has said.

English marks not be included for gradation: UPSC to aspirants

The marks of English Language Comprehension Skills, asked in second paper of civil services (preliminary) examination, will not be included for gradation, the government said on Saturday.

PM Modi issues 19 new commandments for bureaucrats

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has issued a revised list of 19 commandments for officers serving in the civil services.

Govt to call all-party meeting on UPSC exam row

The NDA government on Wednesday said that it will call an all-party meet to resolve the row over UPSC exam.

Govt justifies decision on UPSC exam row; Parliament stalled again

The NDA government on Tuesday sought to justify its decision on resolving the UPSC exam row, after the same failed to assuage the protesting civil services aspirants.

UPSC exam row: NSUI activists protest outside Rajnath Singh`s house

Scores of NSUI activists Saturday staged a protest outside the residence of Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh, demanding scrapping of Civil Services Aptitude Test (CSAT).