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IAS Prelims 2014 Question Paper: General Studies Paper I

IAS Prelims 2014 Question paper I with answers and explanations. 1. The Partition of Bengal made by Lord Curzon in 1905 lasted until (a) the First World War when Indian troops were needed by the British and the partition was ended. (b) King George V abrogated Curzon’s Act at the …

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What is Civil Services Exam?

Civil Services Exam (CSE) is a nationwide competitive examination conducted by New Delhi based Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) for recruitment to the various Civil Services of the Government of India, including Indian Administrative Service (IAS), Indian Revenue Service (IRS), Indian Foreign Service (IFS), Indian Police Service (IPS) and among …

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IAS Exam Key Terms

UPSC Civil Services Exam uses different terms in their question paper. Each term has its relevance and meaning. Here we present meaning of these  terms. Discuss The answer must explain a topic or concept, and then give details through supporting evidence, examples points ‘for and against’ and explanation for the …

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Civil Services Examination 2014 Notification

Based on yearly calendar published in UPSC website, the notification for Civil Services Examination 2014 will be rolled out on Saturday, 17 May 2014. For updates please watch out this page in our website – www.IASaspirants.com or visit www.upsc.gov.in Civil Services Examination 2014 notification dates Civil Services Examination 2014 notification Saturday, 17 …

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शिक्षको पर दोहरा बोझ

शिक्षक दिवस पर  विशेष शिक्षको पर  दोहरा बोझ सरकारी काम है तों है ना गुरु जी , सरकारी स्कूल के गुरु जी बच्चो कों पढ़ने के साथ शासनिक आदेश पर कई शासनिक कार्यो कों भी बखूबी करते है । जनगणना के आंकड़े इकट्ठा करना हो  या चुनाव के पहले निर्वाचन …

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Challanges to internal security

upsc civil services general studies India internal security

INDIA’S INTERNAL SECURITY CHALLENGES The whole of South Asia- India, Nepal, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Maldives, and Pakistan-is going through internal unrest and upheavals due to insurgency movements, ethnic conflicts and religious fundamentalism. Such unrests have a history of crossing national boundaries and leading to inter-state tensions. With regard to India, …

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General Studies – Ethics, Integrity and Aptitude sample question paper

UPSC has come out with a sample question paper on General Studies – Ethics, Integrity and Aptitude. Here we re-present the same question paper. Candidates may please note that the sample questions below are indicative but not exhaustive. The range and depth of questions that would be asked may differ. …

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Present Economic Situation of India and solution

Indian economy positioned at 5th in the top millionaires list in the world. On the flip side the inflation is at its peak placing even commercial needy goods at tough reaching heights. The headlines nowadays, pop out red alert on the current account deficit and the soaring foreign exchange against …

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Time to galvanize the steel frame

Time to galvanize the steel frame that  is in the shape of Indian Bureaucracy! Bureaucracy in India, referred to as a ‘steel frame’ in its earlier days, has gathered quite a bit of rust in the past few decades. Ideologically, the bureaucratic system was very good with thorough selection and …

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Syllabus Civil Services (Main) Examination

  SN Paper No. Paper Name Nature Duration Maximum Marks 1. Paper A Modern Indian Language (Qualifying Papers) Subjective 3 hours 300 2. Paper B English (Qualifying Papers) Subjective 3 hours 300 3. Paper I Essay Subjective 3 hours 250 4. Paper II General Studies – I (Indian Heritage and …

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