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UPSC CSE Mains 2016 Essay Question Paper

Dear aspirants, please find the UPSC Civil Services Exam (Mains) 2016 Essay Question Paper below. You can download the same as a PDF using the print-pdf button on the left/bottom. UPSC CSE Mains 2016 Essay Question Paper Instructions: Write two essays, choosing one from each of the following Section A and B, …

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Good news! It’s now easier for readers to download online study materials from ClearIAS. We have added new download links in ClearIAS website, right in the menu bar itself. Readers can now download ClearIAS notes as PDF for free! What’s new? Yes, online study materials published in ClearIAS.com were always free …

UPSC Mains 2015 GS4 Question Paper

Instructions: Word limit in questions, wherever specified, should be adhered to. Note: The number of marks carried by a question/part is indicated against it. Section A 1 (a) What is meant by ‘environmental ethics’? Why is it important to study? Discuss any one environmental issue from the viewpoint of environmental …

UPSC Mains 2015 GS3 Question Paper

Instructions: Answer the following questions in not more than 200 words each. Contents of the answers are more important than their length. All questions carry equal marks. Note: Each question carries 12.5 Marks (12.5×20 = 200 Marks ) The nature of economic growth in India in recent times is often …

UPSC Mains 2015 GS2 Question Paper

Instructions: Answer the following questions in not more than 200 words each. Contents of the answers are more important than their length. All questions carry equal marks. Note: Each question carries 12.5 Marks (12.5×20 = 200 Marks ) Discuss the possible factors that inhibit India from enacting for its citizen …

UPSC Mains 2015 GS1 Question Paper

Instructions: Answer the following questions in not more than 200 words each. Contents of the answers are more important than their length. All questions carry equal marks. Note: Each question carries 12.5 Marks (12.5×20 = 200 Marks ) The ancient civilization in Indian sub continent differed from those of Egypt, …

UPSC Mains 2015 Essay Question Paper

Instructions: Write two essays, choosing one from each of the following Section A & B, in about 1000-1200 words. Total Marks: 250. Section ‘A’ Lending hands to someone is better than giving a dole. Quick but steady wins the race. Character of an institution is reflected in its leader. Education without …

Clear IAS-Wisdom Tree Essay Writing Contest Winning Entries

Today we’re happy to announce the names of the winners of Clear IAS-Wisdom Tree Essay Writing Contest. The expert panel appointed by the publisher – Wisdom Tree – gave us the below names as winners.  (1) Divyanshu Pandey – Aishbagh, Lucknow, U.P and (2) Ashok Singh – Kailasapuram, Trichy-620014 (TN). Winners would get an author signed copy of …

UPSC Civil Services Mains 2014 Written Exam Results Out!

UPSC has announced the results of 2014 Civil Services Mains results. Roll numbers of around 3300 candidates are included in the list. Personality Test of these candidates is likely to commence from 27th April, 2015. Here are the highlights of the official announcement from UPSC on Civil Services Mains 2014 Written Exam Results: Highlights …

UPSC Mains 2014 GS4 Question Paper Analysis

General Studies Paper 4 – GS4 Question Paper deals with multiple topics like Ethics, Attitude, Aptitude, Emotional Intelligence etc. Like 2013 GS4 paper, UPSC Mains 2014 GS4 Question Paper had FOURTEEN (14) questions printed both in HINDI and ENGLISH. All the questions were compulsory. There were 10 mark questions as well as …

UPSC Mains 2014 GS3 Question Paper Analysis

General Studies Paper 3 – GS3 Question Paper deals with multiple topics like Indian economy, biodiversity/environment, science and technology, internal security and disaster management. Like GS2 paper, UPSC Mains 2014 GS3 Question Paper had TWENTY (20) questions printed both in HINDI and ENGLISH. All the questions were compulsory. Each question was …

UPSC Mains 2014 GS2 Question Paper Analysis

General Studies Paper 2 – GS2 Question Paper deals with topics related to polity (constitution, governance, social justice etc) and foreign relations of India. UPSC Mains 2014 GS2 Question Paper had TWENTY (20) questions printed both in HINDI and ENGLISH. All the questions were compulsory. Each question was of 12.5 marks. UPSC wanted to …

UPSC Mains 2014 GS1 Question Paper Analysis

Analysis of UPSC Civil Services Question paper always helps. It brings new realizations every time you go through the paper. The changing UPSC requirements will become clear upon careful observation and analysis. ClearIAS.com has already done an analysis of 2014 essay paper. Now it’s time to dive into the details of …

UPSC Mains 2014 Essay Question Paper Analysis

As UPSC Civil Services Mains 2014 is over, we are providing the official UPSC question paper for essay with detailed analysis. UPSC asked students to write 2 essays this year. We hope this move didn’t bring shock to our regular readers, who took Clear IAS Free Mains Mock Exam in 2 …