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.

Two more attempts for UPSC`s civil services exams

Government on Monday decided to give two additional attempts to all categories of candidates of the prestigious exam conducted by Union Public Service Commission.

Country faces shortage of around 1,500 IAS officers: Govt

There is a shortfall of around 1,500 Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officers as against the total authorised strength of 6,217, the government said on Thursday.

English not compulsory for IAS exam: Minister

The government on Thursday made English optional for those seeking to get into the Indian Administrative Service.

J&K undertrial wants to be ‘IAS officer’

A local court in Srinagar directed the superintendent of
Central Jail Srinagar to facilitate the `applicant` Shabir
Ahmad Bukhari in submitting his form.

Aptitude test to replace prelims in UPSC

Govt has agreed to introduce Civil Services Aptitude Test in place of Preliminary Exam.