So here comes the notification which is much awaited! UPSC has published the notification for Civil Services Exam 2016, popularly known as 'IAS exam'. The Civil Services Exam(CSE) notification starts the exam cycle, which is almost 1 year long. As of now, applications are invited for the first … [Read more...] about UPSC Civil Services Exam 2016 Notification is out!
Archives for April 2016
Only serious aspirants clear UPSC Prelims, Mains, and Interview. UPSC exam demands hard work. But at the same time, hard work alone may not always help you clear IAS exam. Those who clear easily are those aspirants like you - who realize the importance of smart work! What is smart work? Smart work … [Read more...] about How can smart aspirants like you clear UPSC Prelims ‘the smart way’?
In the previous articles, we have been discussing various exogenic geomorphic agents like water (running water and groundwater) and glaciers. We have seen the evolution of landforms due to these agents. In this post, we discuss in detail how the wind and the waves cause the evolution of various … [Read more...] about Erosion and Deposition: Action of Wind and Waves
UPSC Civil Services Exam (CSE) is not like other competitive exams you take - be it SSC, PSC, CAT or anything of that sort. To clear UPSC Prelims, just knowledge is not enough. You need to be familiar with the type of questions asked. You need to know how to avoid negative marks. You need to know … [Read more...] about 5 reasons why you should take more UPSC Prelims mock tests
India did not have a single bankruptcy code. What we had were age-old laws which are in conflict with each other. Lack of an insolvency and bankruptcy code had proved costly for the creditors (mainly banks) in many cases like the recent Kingfisher Airlines case. The Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code … [Read more...] about Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code: Why do we need it now?
We hear news about Black Money in Indian economy very often these days. But what exactly is Black money? What makes money black or white? This short analysis is a humble attempt to cover essentials one should know about the black money issue in India. Definition of Black Money: It is to be noted … [Read more...] about The Black Money Saga In India: A Short Analysis
Every UPSC topper has a unique story - an inspiring story for millions in the country. The life and journey of Ira Singhal IAS - all India rank 1 in UPSC Civil Services Examination 2014 - is unique in many unique ways. With 62% locomotor disability, 30-year-old Ira Singhal topped the IAS exam, … [Read more...] about Ira Singhal (CSE 2014 Rank 1): Preparation Strategy and Book-list
This small write-up covers the different aspects related to ragging in India including the psyche behind ragging, rights issue and the steps that can be taken to prevent ragging. What is ragging? Ragging is defined as an act that violates or is perceived to violate an individual student's dignity. … [Read more...] about Ragging in India: How to prevent?
India and the UAE enjoy strong bonds of friendship based on civilizational links, age-old maritime trade and vibrant people-to-people contacts. Close geographical proximity, historical links, cultural affinity, natural synergies, shared aspirations and common challenges provide further impetus to … [Read more...] about India-UAE Relations: Everything You Need to Know
Sutlej-Yamuna Link Canal (SYL Canal) is a 214 km water way proposed to connect the Sutlej River in Punjab to Yamuna canal in Haryana. However there are lot of controversies in news about the project. This post analyses in detail, the issues connected with Sutlej-Yamuna Link Canal, stand taken by the … [Read more...] about Sutlej-Yamuna Link Canal Controversy: What Should You Know?