UPSC Row: Meet the Protestors
Jul 28, 2014
नेशनल रिपोर्टर : यूपीएससी परीक्षा के सिलेबस पर विवाद
Jul 18, 2014
प्राइम टाइम इंट्रो : सिविल सर्विस परीक्षा पर विवाद
Jul 18, 2014
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday July 28, 2014
A large group of civil service aspirants today burnt their admit cards to an entrance exam that they allege discriminates against non-English speaking students.
India | Written by Ketki Angre | Sunday July 27, 2014
At the centre of the crisis is the CSAT or the Civil Service Aptitude Test, introduced in 2011.
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday July 25, 2014
The government today assured that there would be "no discrimination based on language" as large crowds of civil service aspirants protested in Delhi against an aptitude test they believe gives an unfair advantage to English-speaking students.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday July 25, 2014
Amid uncertainty over the change in pattern of civil services examination, Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) today started issuing admit cards to the aspirants for the preliminary exam scheduled to be held on August 24.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday July 18, 2014
The government today assured students agitating against the Civil Services Exam that no bias will be allowed on the basis of language and has asked the Committee looking into the grievances of students to expedite its report.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 15, 2014
Amid demands by Civil Service aspirants for scrapping the CSAT test, the government today urged the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) to postpone the preliminary exam scheduled next month till there is clarity on the syllabus and exam pattern.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday June 14, 2014
It was sheer hard work and determination that paid off, says Odisha's differently-abled Sarika Jain who cracked in her first attempt the coveted civil services examination.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday June 13, 2014
The representation of Jammu and Kashmir in the Union Civil Services is increasing as 10 candidates from the state cracked the prestigious examination this year.
India | Reported by Harsha Kumari Singh; Edited by Swati Gupta (With inupts from PTI) | Thursday June 12, 2014
For the first time in four years, a man has topped the prestigious Civil Services Examination, results for which were declared today.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday May 23, 2014
The notice for this year's Civil Services Examination will be issued this month end by Union Public Service Commission (UPSC).
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday February 11, 2014
In good news for lakhs of civil services aspirants, two additional attempts will be allowed along with consequential age relaxation to all categories of candidates of the prestigious exam conducted by Union Public Service Commission.
Cities | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Monday December 9, 2013
A large group of civil services aspirants protested outside Parliament today to demand an increase in the number of attempts for the exam.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 4, 2013
About 16,000 candidates have successfully qualified this year's Civil Services (Preliminary) examination, results of which have been declared by the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC).
South | Written by Sneha Mary Koshy | Tuesday May 7, 2013
Haritha V Kumar has had no time to spend with her family since the day she reached Trivandrum. Her home has been bustling with excitement as well wishers pour in.
South | Sam Daniel Stalin | Saturday May 4, 2013
The results for the civil services examination that were out yesterday have a fine blend of achievers - men, women and even physically challenged. But the country's top bureaucracy is not yet open for transgenders. One such civil services aspirant fr...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Saturday May 4, 2013
The third rank holder in this year's Civil Services Examination, Stuti Charan, has done a post-graduate diploma in marketing management from the national capital. She appeared for the exams in Delhi. This was her third attempt.
South | Press Trust of India | Friday May 3, 2013
Haritha V Kumar, who topped the All-India Civil Services Examination, initially did not believe it was true as she thought her friends had played a prank. Haritha V Kumar, who topped the All-India Civil Services Examination, initially did not believe...
India | Press Trust of India | Friday May 3, 2013
For the third consecutive year, a woman has topped the prestigious Civil Services Examination 2012.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday March 29, 2013
The Civil Services (Main) examination will be held in November or December this year and applications for it will be called in August or September, according to a notification issued by the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC).
South | Reported by Uma Sudhir; edited by Mala Das | Friday March 15, 2013
Beaming graduates' photos on the notice board transmit the success rate of Brain Tree, a training institute for civil service aspirants in the Himayatnagar area of Hyderabad.