Earlier, the process of collecting the essential books for Civil Service Exam itself was a cumbersome process. Leave the book collection part, not everyone knew the names of the recommended books for IAS preparation. Difficulties in collecting IAS books Only those candidates who had the … [Read more...] about Civil Service Exam Books : Flipkart Turns Favorite For Many
The wait is not over! As per the latest update on UPSC website, the notification for UPSC Civil Service Exam 2013 will not come out tomorrow ( 02.02.13), but it will be delayed. UPSC says, the revised date of notification will be intimated in due course. This announcement from UPSC is a little … [Read more...] about UPSC Civil Service Exam 2013 Notification Delayed
UPSC Civil Services Preliminary Exam, the first round of selection process for different All India Services like IAS, IPS etc, will be conducted on 19.05.2013 (SUNDAY), while the Civil Services Main Exam (written) will commence on 08.11.2013 (FRIDAY).The last date for receipt of Applications … [Read more...] about UPSC Civil Service Exam 2013 Notification
Fiscal Deficit, Fiscal Consolidation and Current Account Deficit are terms that we hear often from the Finance Minister and Prime Minister as the areas that needs prime attention. What is Fiscal Deficit? The fiscal deficit is the difference between the government's total expenditure and its … [Read more...] about Fiscal Deficit and Current Account Deficit: The Twin Deficits
Reserve Bank of India may increase or decrease rates like REPO, Reverse REPO and CRR, etc. What is the REPO rate? REPO denotes Re Purchase Option - the rate by which RBI gives loans to other banks. In other words, it is the rate at which banks buy back the securities they keep with the RBI at … [Read more...] about REPO and CRR Rate Cuts – What Should You Understand?
Are you wondering 'What is CSAT'? The term CSAT (Civil Service Aptitude Test) is not official from UPSC. You will not find this term anywhere in the UPSC notifications. But ever since UPSC changed the Civil Service Preliminary Exam structure in 2011, the term CSAT is in use. Most coaching … [Read more...] about Understanding CSAT – Civil Service Preliminary Exam Model Questions
Books For CSAT Prelims: Books needed for cracking CSAT prelims is a query we get often. Our team has already posted a list of our useful books needed for the Civil Services Exam including the links to buy them from Flipkart. There might be candidates who clear Civil Services Prelims … [Read more...] about Books For CSAT Prelims (If You Are Running Short Of Time!)
At United Nations Millennium Summit (Sep 2000), world leaders agreed to eight specific and measurable development goals—later came to be known as the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs). There were 8 MDGs, 18 targets and 48 indicators to measure the results. The target year was 2015. Millennium … [Read more...] about UN Millennium Development Goals (MDGs)
The term 'Civil Service Aptitude Test' or 'CSAT' is confusing for many. What exactly is CSAT? Most aspirants consider CSAT as a subset of UPSC prelims, ie. they treat CSAT as a synonym to the General Studies Paper 2 of the UPSC Civil Services Preliminary Exam. A few aspirants equate CSAT with … [Read more...] about CSAT – What is the best strategy to prepare for the CSAT?
Download UPSC Civil Services Exam Previous Year Question Papers (IAS/IPS) This post contains links for free download of official UPSC question papers from 2014 to 2019. Note: To re-take previous year UPSC Preliminary Exam questions from 2011 to 2019 with negative marking (answers as per … [Read more...] about UPSC Civil Services Exam Previous Year Question Papers (IAS/IPS)