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Availing next or last attempt

For those who could not clear Prelims in 2011

On Monday 23rd January 2012  The announcement for Civil Services Examination 2012 is round the corner. It is time to look at the examination with fresh approach and taking care of all necessities.
Last Update Monday 23rd January 2012

23-01-2012
Civil Services Exam: For those who couldn’t succeed this time; It's time to get inspired

On Friday 4th May 2018  

While for some, it is accomplishment; but, for many, success remains elusive and is a constant battle.

The design of this examination is such that many candidates, who don’t understand the intricacies involved, fail to achieve what they truly are capable of achieving.

Take some clue from success of top 3 rankers in Civil Services Examination and keep moving towards your destination.


Last Update Thursday 4th April 2019

04-04-2019
Preparing for 2nd or next attempt: make sure nothing stops you this time

On Sunday 1st January 2012  

The examination is difficult and the chances of success are low as success in top ranks only can ensure post of IAS.


Last Update Saturday 9th February 2019

09-02-2019
Availing next attempt: Better luck this time

On Thursday 14th January 2010  

A good candidate knows it well how demanding Civil Services Examination is and with full dedication starts afresh taking advantage of the experience gathered with a hope to achieve success this time


Last Update Saturday 9th February 2019

09-02-2019
Meet a family where all Four - Two Brothers and Two Sisters have made it to ‘Civil Services’

On Wednesday 15th June 2016  

After the success of Yogesh Mishra who got selected in CSE 2013 in the reserve list; Madhvi Mishra (AIR 62; CSE 2014) whom I interviewed last year and both her younger brother Lokesh (AIR 44; CSE 2015) and eldest sister Kshama (AIR 172; CSE 2015) have cracked Civil Services Examination 2015.


Last Update Thursday 4th April 2019

04-04-2019
14 LAST MINUTE TIPS FOR THE UPSC CIVIL SERVICE (MAIN) EXAM - Rajanvir Singh Kapur IAS

On Thursday 4th October 2018  

UPSC Civil Services (Main) Exam 2018 is underway. By now, you have faced Essay and General Studies papers bravely.

This weekend, your language papers and Optional Subject papers are scheduled.

Best wishes and a piece of advice from Rajanvir Singh Kapur IAS for remaining papers for a wonderful execution.


Last Update Thursday 4th October 2018

04-10-2018
While Preparing for IAS, Multi-Tasking is going to be the Name of Game

On Saturday 22nd December 2018  

For any candidate, decision to appear in Civil Service Examination is big as it involves long preparation-plan that requires capability, courage and commitment. 
A scientific approach, well thought-out planning, right strategy for complete preparation and a well laid out action-plan takes you step-by-step towards your goal.


Last Update Saturday 22nd December 2018

22-12-2018
IAS Exam: Different Folks, Diverse Background; Choose your own style of preparation

On Saturday 24th November 2018  

Civil Services Examination - a big examination and a gamut of talented and aspiring youngsters getting fascinated with its charm.

Be it a fresher or even a consistent campaigner, each aspirant is eager to reach the desired destination as early as possible and to succeed, everyone looks for strategies that powers one towards the goal.

All candidates are thrust into hopeful as well as despairing circumstances as the exam-plan is so beautifully designed that no one can say it is a cake walk for him or her.

It is all about planning, having a strategy of your own and prioritizing things as per your own requirements and putting in focused hard work.


Last Update Saturday 24th November 2018

24-11-2018
Civil Services Examination: Preparation Strategies that reflect the current trends

On Monday 9th July 2018  

This so called ‘unpredictable examination’ has something unique every year and a blink changes life for many.

As usual, I have been talking to some of the top rankers and successful candidates in Civil Services Examination 2017 and have gathered some useful information that can be of some help to you.

You may or may not spot anything new or you have not heard; but, you can always make your own understanding of the things that are in trend.

I hope if you are able to relate yourself with these and include something that seems useful in your plan, you stand to gain.


Last Update Thursday 15th November 2018

15-11-2018
Honoring ‘Success’ that inspires successes – CSE 2017 Achievers felicitated

On Sunday 12th August 2018  

Success in Civil Services Examination is a massive triumph and accomplishment makes the toppers a role model for the future aspirants who dream to become IAS.

Their success brings fresh life to many young dreams that make great efforts for making career in ‘Civil Services’.

By honoring ‘Success’ that inspires successes, a clear message is sent to future aspirants to perform in civil Services Examination and embrace success.


Last Update Sunday 12th August 2018

12-08-2018
Everyone dreams to be ‘IAS’; but, how many ruminate and slog for it

On Sunday 19th March 2017  

Why did Tina Dabi (AIR 1) emerged as topper in Civil Services Examination 2015, even though she may not have the best skills and great experience as it was her first encounter with this examination.

More than talent and knowledge, it was her outlook and positive attitude that chalked out her success.


Last Update Sunday 29th July 2018

29-07-2018
While Preparing for IAS, Multi-tasking is going to be the name of game

On Thursday 9th April 2015  

For any candidate, decision to appear in Civil Service Examination is big as it involves long preparation-plan that requires capability, courage and commitment. A scientific approach, well thought-out planning, right strategy for complete preparation and a well laid out action-plan takes you step-by-step towards your goal.


Last Update Saturday 11th April 2015

11-04-2015
Secret of Success in Civil Services Examination

On Tuesday 19th June 2012  It is a very tough examination. Very difficult to crack hence many candidates give it a pass even without trying. As far as process of exam is concerned, it evaluates overall knowledge and personality of the aspirants. Every year hundreds of common aspirants like you come and make career in ‘Civil Services’.
Last Update Tuesday 19th June 2012

19-06-2012
CSE 2011 Result show improved performance from female candidates.

On Thursday 24th May 2012  The efforts of UPSC to encourage participation of female candidates in Civil Services Examination are bearing fruit and now, female candidates are garnering a big share in the pie.
Last Update Thursday 24th May 2012

24-05-2012
CSE 2011 Result: a wider distribution across India among top 25

On Wednesday 23rd May 2012  The myth that candidates from particular states/cities are only able to make it to top has been broken. A glance at profile of top 25 reveals that this time there is a wider distribution many of them are the alumnus of the premier educational institutions.
Last Update Wednesday 23rd May 2012

23-05-2012
Civil Services Examination: Success in first attempt

On Thursday 17th May 2012  The recent result of CSE 2011 reveals that there are as many as 6 candidates among top 25 who are recommended for selection in their first attempt.
Last Update Thursday 17th May 2012

17-05-2012
Result CSE 2011: Pleasure for some, for others it may be a learning platform

On Saturday 5th May 2012  The result for CSE 2011 brings fortune for many. The candidates, who have performed well and lived up to UPSC’s expectations, have found a place in the merit-list.
Last Update Saturday 5th May 2012

05-05-2012
GETTING READY FOR CIVIL SERVICES EXAMINATION

On Saturday 24th December 2011  While optimistic and full of passion lakhs of fresh candidates come every year to try their fortune by appearing in CSE to make a career in Civil Services; only a small section of them understand the whole examination structure and its requirements.
Last Update Saturday 24th December 2011

24-12-2011
Passion for perfection

On Sunday 7th August 2011  If Career in civil Services is a passion for you, consider the Civil Services Examination as a medium that can help you materialize your craze.
Last Update Sunday 7th August 2011

07-08-2011
You are special, of course!

On Monday 18th April 2011  Not everyone is blessed to have all the facilities but, as people say those who dream to achieve big, accomplish big things even with limited resources.
Last Update Monday 18th April 2011

18-04-2011
Those who couldn’t clear Prelims 2018 - Understand the nature of the examination and the level of competition it holds

On Tuesday 7th August 2018  

It is really tough for candidates to accept setback after putting in so much of hard work and focused preparation. However, creative, intelligent and determined candidates understand the nature of this examination and the level of competition it holds.

After introspection, you must be back to your study-schedule and would have commenced preparation for next year.


Last Update Sunday 17th February 2019

17-02-2019
While commencing IAS 2019 Preparation, It is time to speak up to yourself

On Saturday 25th March 2017  

If you don’t speak your mind and converse with yourself by putting some essential questions while commencing preparation for Civil Services Examination, you will find it difficult to manage preparation for such a fierce competition.

Civil Services Examination is a big challenge that will test your mettle; so, be acquainted with the exam-plan and intricacies its preparation involves, what will keep you moving in right direction and once successful, opportunities it offers.

The moment you do this exercise, you will initiate a process that has power to transform you life.


Last Update Saturday 12th January 2019

12-01-2019
How Much Academic Brilliance Helps in Tackling Civil Service Examination?

On Thursday 9th April 2015  

It is an open competitive examination and the spur in number of candidates preparing for Civil Services Examination in recent years has intensified the contest.

Your academic brilliance can help you in managing study-plan; but, you need explicit knowledge and skills to be successful in Civil Services Examination.


Last Update Friday 28th December 2018

28-12-2018
IAS Preparation: Work Smarter Not Harder

On Tuesday 3rd April 2018  

Many candidates talk about smart strategy for Civil Services Examination; but, the way UPSC is bringing surprises at all levels, it is becoming trick and difficult to tackle the questions at different stages you face in the examination.

 


Last Update Wednesday 12th December 2018

12-12-2018
Enrich the Preparation Level to Encounter Civil Services Examination Fearlessly

On Saturday 1st December 2018  

In today’s increasingly competitive environment, a candidate’s ability to predict his performance, chances of success and achieving desired success in Civil Services Examination is easier said than done.

With so much of creativity and innovative approach that UPSC is adopting, in majority of candidates’ views, it has become little unpredictable and all your choices, steps you take during preparation process and your performance in the examination can make or break your dreams.


Last Update Monday 10th December 2018

10-12-2018
Civil Services Examination: What to do when scene on the whole doesn’t seem manageable?

On Saturday 1st December 2018  

Preparation for Civil Services Examination is vast and demanding and it is quite normal if sometime you feel that scene on the whole doesn’t seem manageable.

The entry of talented and candidates with higher, professional degree may intimidate you and can result in some doubts and uncertainty about success.

But, it do not suggest you should be afraid of something that is conquered by many youngsters like you every year.

You have to show courage and indulge in earnest preparation that meets the examiners’ expectations.


Last Update Monday 10th December 2018

10-12-2018
CS Main Examination result: Diverse Outcome; Different Goals

On Wednesday 7th March 2018  

Civil Services Examination is not a small competition and success and failure a part of it; still chances of success are low whereas majority of candidates face an outcome that is undesirable. Only a few hundred out of lakhs of candidates are able to reach the last stage of examination -Interview.

For those, who are not able to find their names in the list of candidates called for interview, it is a new beginning.


Last Update Monday 2nd April 2018

02-04-2018
Civil Services Examination:Be Organized To Face A Major Life Event

On Monday 9th December 2013  

In the beginning itself, you should understand the exam related requirements and the significance each stage has in the exam-plan. Ploy for preparation should be shaped carefully with an aim to crack first Preliminary Examination then, outstanding performance in Main Examination that brightens your prospects.


Last Update Tuesday 5th July 2016

05-07-2016
Civil Services Examination: It is difficult and scene on the whole doesn’t seem manageable?

On Friday 1st April 2016  

Preparation for Civil Services Examination is vast and demanding. But, that does not mean you should be afraid of something that is conquered by many youngsters like you every year. You have to show courage and indulge in earnest preparation that meets the examiners’ expectations.


Last Update Friday 1st April 2016

01-04-2016
Enrich the preparation level to encounter it fearlessly

On Friday 23rd December 2011  Based on previous year’s trends, explore and evaluate what are the evolving issues apart from the syllabus on which questions are being asked.
Last Update Friday 23rd December 2011

23-12-2011
Choices all the way: Check it out

On Sunday 17th April 2011  It is one of the toughest examinations but to choose the suitable candidates for Civil Services, even UPSC gives freedom to make a lot of choices here and let you design your way to Civil Services following the same.
Last Update Sunday 17th April 2011

17-04-2011
Should one go for General Studies study-material from coaching institutes?

On Saturday 18th January 2014  

Many aspirants who don’t join coaching institutes regular classes due to several reasons, think of buying correspondence courses from coaching institutes of repute thinking that the quality of material is trusted and would be helpful in an effective preparation.

But, the fact is that you buy the study-material at least one-year before the examination so that you can prepare; but, by the time you face examination, most of the information covered is stale.


Last Update Friday 5th October 2018

05-10-2018
Career in Civil Services: Life is full of opportunities ... here’s one for you!

On Sunday 5th June 2011  

You have strong desire for the ‘IAS’ title attached to your name, it is you who has to work hard to fulfill your aspirations.


Last Update Saturday 14th July 2018

14-07-2018
Are you up to the challenge?

On Friday 7th January 2011  

This examination is for optimists, who dream big achieve success. Every year common students amongst you makes their dreams come true and hundreds of such success stories are written.


Last Update Saturday 14th July 2018

14-07-2018
Journey from Academics to Career in Civil Services

On Friday 1st January 2010  

A large number of youngsters fill form just for the sake of pleasing some near ones, some look at it as above their standard; some leave it even after filling form if they are not satisfied with preparation level, to save one attempt.


Last Update Saturday 14th July 2018

14-07-2018
Hit the bull’s eye in the very first attempt

On Thursday 11th June 2009  

Look at the result of CSE 2010, out of top 25 candidates, as many as 8 candidates achieved success in the very first encounter with this examination.


Last Update Saturday 14th July 2018

14-07-2018
Highest rank in UPSC in Hindi medium 2010

On Sunday 11th December 2011  

Among toppers with Hindi Medium this year Shiv Sahay Awasthi (AIR 34, CSE 2010) is the Hindi topper.


Last Update Saturday 14th July 2018

14-07-2018
Hindi Medium Result CSE 2011: Highest ranks with Hindi medium

On Saturday 30th June 2012  

We are not sure that how many successes are there with Hindi Medium as UPSC does not divulge such information; however, we have searched out a few successes among top 200 ranks which will surely motivate you.


Last Update Saturday 14th July 2018

14-07-2018
Best wishes to all appearing in Main Examination 2012

On Friday 5th October 2012  

The real battle begins October 5, 2012 as Civil Service (Main) Examination commence with General Studies paper. 21-day schedule will come to an end on October 26.


Last Update Saturday 14th July 2018

14-07-2018
Preparation Strategies for Civil Services Examination that reflect the trends

On Saturday 9th July 2016  

Civil Services Examination preparation is difficult and candidates are keen to know what worked for the successful candidates in the recent examination.

As I keep talking to some of the top rankers and successful candidates in Civil Services Examination, I have gathered some useful information that can be of some help to you.


Last Update Monday 9th July 2018

09-07-2018
Are you eyeing top rank in first attempt that ensures post of ‘IAS’?

On Monday 8th April 2013  

For all aspirants appearing for the first time in Civil Services Examination 2013 or planning to take a plunge in coming year/s there is a little spark ‘can I do it in first attempt’? There is noting wrong in it; you need to be optimistic and each year we come across number of such success-stories.


Last Update Tuesday 5th June 2018

05-06-2018
Civil Services Examination: Integrated approach for preparing General Studies

On Sunday 21st April 2013  

In the whole Civil Services Examination plan, General Studies has become the most significant constituent. Be it Preliminary Examination, Main or even Personality Test, the information you pick has a vital role to play. For an effective preparation, candidates should formulate some tactics that make preparation sound and strategic.


Last Update Sunday 3rd June 2018

03-06-2018
Make your Civil Services Examination Preparation handy

On Tuesday 12th June 2012  

Civil Services Examination is into a new orbit now. A lot of talented and highly qualified candidates are eyeing this space and making new moves to prepare for it within short period and many of them are making it possible while continuing their jobs even.


Last Update Monday 2nd April 2018

02-04-2018
Civil Services Examination: Childhood dream deserves serious attempt

On Thursday 24th May 2012  

In the society we live in, almost grow up with dream to become IAS. Even, every parent wishes to see their kids to be successful in life and want to see them become IAS officers when they grow.


Last Update Monday 2nd April 2018

02-04-2018
Your intellectual Calibre is at test

On Thursday 7th May 2009  

The Civil Services Examination is about thoroughness and exhaustive coverage and assessment is based on originality, core focus and presentation techniques which determine where you land up.


Last Update Saturday 3rd March 2018

03-03-2018
Dream to Achieve

On Thursday 11th June 2009  
Last Update Friday 8th July 2016

08-07-2016
Career in Civil Services: Everyone’s dream

On Monday 18th April 2011  

If you are planning to appear in Civil Services Examination, the best thing to do right now is to focus on the exam and leave everything else and shift complete focus on the requirements to face such a fierce appraisal boldly.


Last Update Thursday 7th July 2016

07-07-2016
Career in Civil Services: Should I or shouldn’t?

On Friday 1st January 2010  

Young generation is exposed to a traditional mindset and by the time they reach the right age to think about the career choice, only the most popular career choices surround them. Still, the career in Civil Services is top of mind choice among all occupations.


Last Update Thursday 26th March 2015

26-03-2015
At what stage, should one start preparing seriously about Civil Services Examination?

On Thursday 22nd December 2011  

The aim is to give your best performance. It is up to you to decide when you wish to appear in examination and how much time you will take to reach the level this examination requires.


Last Update Wednesday 25th March 2015

25-03-2015
Civil Services Examination : Setting goal alone will not work

On Monday 9th December 2013  

When people call it that Civil Services Examination is in league of its own; this is no exaggeration. It involves multi-stage Exam-Plan that requires diverse skill-sets to counter challenges each stage of examination throws.


Last Update Monday 16th March 2015

16-03-2015
What is so special that makes one top the Civil Services Examination?

On Tuesday 23rd February 2010  

Till the time result is not declared, everyone sails in the same boat; anxious to know the final outcome and it is a blink that changes the fate; the moment result is out, topper catches all the attention.


Last Update Monday 16th March 2015

16-03-2015
Are the proposed changes at Main Examination level coming?

On Thursday 24th May 2012  

We all are listening about these for long and many candidates get entangled into the related issues and waste precious time. God knows what the changes are and when these are going to be implemented.


Last Update Friday 13th March 2015

13-03-2015
क्या हम अनुमान लगा सकते हैं कि प्रारंभिक परीक्षा में आये परिवर्तन अंततः मुख्य परीक्षा में बदलाव का औचित्य साबित होगें?

On Friday 17th August 2012  

यूपीएससी ने प्रारंभिक परीक्षा के स्तर पर परिवर्तन 2011 से सफलतापूर्वक लागू किये हैं और मुख्य परीक्षा के स्तर पर भी बदलाव की बात विचाराधीन हैं. लेकिन, सवाल यह है कि है प्रारंभिक परीक्षा स्तर पर आये परिवर्तन को मूल आधार बना कर क्या मुख्य परीक्षा स्तर पर परिवर्तन को आकार दिया जा सकता है.


Last Update Friday 13th March 2015

13-03-2015
क्या संघ लोक सेवा आयोग मुख्य परीक्षा स्तर पर प्रस्तावित परिवर्तन द्वारा वैकल्पिक विषयों को हटाने पर विचार कर रहा है?

On Friday 17th August 2012  

कुछ हफ्तों की खामोशी के बाद, यह विषय फिर से सामने पर आ गया है जब एक राष्ट्रीय हिन्दी समाचार पत्र ने सु्र्खियों में छापा कि संघ लोक सेवा आयोग ने सिविल सेवा परीक्षा से वैकल्पिक विषयों को हटाने जा रहा है.


Last Update Friday 13th March 2015

13-03-2015
Proposed changes at Main Examination level: Is UPSC contemplating with idea of removal of optional subjects?

On Friday 17th August 2012  

After a lull for few weeks, this topic has again come on fore as one national Hindi newspaper has reported that UPSC is going to remove the optional subjects from Civil Service Examination.


Last Update Friday 13th March 2015

13-03-2015
Will Civil Services Examination 2013 have the old pattern?

On Thursday 7th February 2013  

The national Hindi daily that broke the story about the change of pattern at Main Examination level and removal of optional subjects in mid-August 2012 has come up again with news report today that these proposed changes at Main Examination level would come in force from next year.


Last Update Friday 13th March 2015

13-03-2015
Notification for Civil Services Examination 2013 should be out soon

On Tuesday 26th February 2013  

For last so many days, candidates are impatient to know the changes UPSC is planning to introduce and when the announcement is expected.


Last Update Friday 13th March 2015

13-03-2015
Civil Services Examination 2013 notification kept in abeyance; UPSC faces fury for making English paper compulsory

On Friday 15th March 2013  

Whatever we can say or discuss; but, the fact is that Still, a lot of candidates are quite directionless and the series of events are just disturbing the rhythm of serious candidates.


Last Update Friday 13th March 2015

13-03-2015
क्या सिविल सेवा परीक्षा 2013 पुराने पैटर्न पर ही होगी ?

On Thursday 7th February 2013  

पिछले वर्ष अगस्त 2012 के मध्य में एक राष्ट्रीय हिन्दी दैनिक में मुख्य परीक्षा स्तर पर पैटर्न के परिवर्तन और वैकल्पिक विषयों को हटाने के बारे में प्रकाशित रिपोर्ट से हडकंप सा मच दिया था. इसी समाचार पत्र में एक बार फिर से इस सम्बन्ध में 7 फरवरी 2013 को फिर समाचार आया है कि मुख्य परीक्षा के स्तर पर ये प्रस्तावित परिवर्तन इस साल न हो कर अगले साल से प्रभाव में आ रहे हैं.


Last Update Friday 13th March 2015

13-03-2015
Preparation Strategy for CSE 2013

On Sunday 18th November 2012  

With almost 6 months remaining for Preliminary Examination 2013, you should be serious if you wish to be IAS as Civil Service Examination is a giant examination requiring capability, commitment and courage.


Last Update Monday 9th March 2015

09-03-2015

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