Ex-IAS officer Deepak Gupta named UPSC chief

The government has appointed former IAS officer Deepak Gupta as new chairman of UPSC, breaking away from the tradition of appointing the chief from the serving members of the Commission.

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.

Committee submits report on translation errors in UPSC exams

A three-member committee has submitted its report on issues relating to Hindi translation in various examinations conducted by Union Public Service Commission (UPSC).

Delhi HC seeks Centre's response on plea by disabled lady for IAS post

The Delhi High Court has sought a response of the Centre and Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) on a plea by a disabled woman, who cleared all rounds of the civil services exam of 2012-13, seeking allocation of IAS or Indian Foreign Service (IFS) to her under physically handicapped category.

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.

UPSC preliminary exam to be held today as SC rejects stay plea

The Supreme Court on Saturday dismissed a petition by a civil services aspirant seeking stay on the UPSC preliminary examination scheduled for tomorrow.

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.

Govt notifies change in CS prelims; English marks not included

The marks obtained for questions on English language comprehension skills, asked in second paper of the civil services (preliminary) examination, will not be included for grading, according to a notification issued by the Centre.

Rajni Razdan takes over as new UPSC chief

Rajni Razdan on Saturday took over as new chairman of Union Public Service Commission, which conducts the prestigious civil services examination to select IAS, IFS and IPS officers among others.

`Best` solution found to UPSC test row, says Venkaiah

The "best" possible solution to the row over the aptitude test in the civil services exam was taken by the government, Parliamentary Affairs Minister M Venkaiah Naidu told BJP MPs Tuesday.

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 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.

UPSC row: Government to hold meeting today to resolve dispute

In order to put an end to the prolonged Union Public Service Commission issue, the Central government is expected to hold a meeting on Sunday wherein the ministers will try to reach a solution, as per reports.

Govt declines to give time frame to resolve UPSC exam row

The government Wednesday declined to give a time frame in Rajya Sabha for resolving the row over UPSC examination pattern but promised to solve it soon even as the Opposition targeted BJP ministers for coming out with different statements on the issue.

A glance at UPSC exam process

As the most recent batch of civil service inductees wait get to work, Sanchayan Bhattacharjee takes a look at the UPSC exam process.

UPSC exam row: Govt assures resolution in a week; aspirants intensify protests

Amid continuing protests, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday assured civil services aspirants that the row over CSAT would be resolved within a week.

UPSC CSAT row: Akhilesh writes to PM Modi; protesters meet Rahul Gandhi

With their demand for scrapping the Civil Service Aptitude Test, UPSC aspirants met Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi.