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Woman tops IFS exams

A woman has topped the Indian Forest Service (IFS) examinations, 2014 results of which were announced on Wednesday by Union Public Service Commission (UPSC).

AP Singh's resignation as CBI Director accepted but questions remain

The sudden resignation of former CBI Director AP Singh, who had come under cloud following his alleged links with the controversial meat exporter Moin Qureshi, has been accepted by the President but questions remain over his decision to quit as member of the UPSC.

No proposal to reduce age limit for civil services: Govt

There is no proposal at present before the government to reduce the upper age limit and number of attempts in civil service examination, the Lok Sabha was informed on Wednesday.

Parliament session: AAP to raise black money, language row

Aam Aadmi Party will raise issues including black money and the ongoing language row in the winter Session of Parliament which started on Monday, the party said today.

Centre convenes all-party meet, seeks views on UPSC's CSAT

Government on Sunday held an all-party meeting and asked leaders to give their views in a fortnight on the contentious Civil Services Aptitude Test (CSAT), in a move to ward-off any renewed disruption in Parliament over the UPSC exam row.

Trinamool Congress skips Government's all-party meeting

Lawmakers of the Trinamool Congress skipped the all-party meeting convened by Parliamentary Affairs Minister.

All-party meet ahead of winter session of Parliament

Minister Rajiv Pratap Rudy on Sunday called an all-party meet to discuss agenda for Parliament's Winter Session which will begin from Monday.The meeting has been called for smooth functioning of winter session of the Parliament.

Translation row: UPSC puts up reference details online

The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has put details of the methodology used in translation of questions from English to Hindi language on its website to help the candidates of various competitive examinations conducted by it.

Quota for visually-impaired candidates; HC reserves verdict

The Delhi High Court on Wednesday reserved its verdict on a PIL filed by an NGO seeking one per cent out of total 3 per cent quota for persons with disabilities in UPSC's civil services exam for visually- impaired candidates.

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).

Govt eases age bar for J&K residents to take civil service exam

In a major relief for civil services aspirants from Jammu and Kashmir, the Government has extended till next year-end the upper age limit relaxation for the residents of the state to take the examination.

UPSC should create ISS on par with IAS/IPS: Kiran Bedi

Former India cricket captain Bishen Singh Bedi on Friday said Union Public Service Commission should create an Indian Sports Service (ISS) on par with IAS/IPS.

Scrapping of CSAT in prelims; HC refuses to entertain PIL

The Delhi High Court on Wednesday refused to entertain a PIL seeking relief including the scrapping of Civil Services Aptitude Test (CSAT), saying that the issue fell within the domain of central government.

JMM calls off Ranchi bandh

The JMM, which declared Ranchi bandh on Sunday, withdrew the call at the last minute so that UPSC examination candidates were not inconvenienced.

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.

HC declines to hear PIL against UPSC`s decision on preliminary examination

The Delhi High Court on Friday declined to hear a PIL against UPSC`s decision asking candidates not to answer questions in English Comprehensive section of the preliminary examination of the civil services to be held on August 24.

UPSC exam: Visually impaired candidates to get extra time

Visually impaired candidates appearing for civil services preliminary examination will get 40 minutes extra time per paper, the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) said Friday.