Q.1) Which of the following countries was recently struck by a powerful earthquake with epicenter in Atencingo? a) Chile b)… Continue reading [SOLVED] 29 September 2017 | UPSC CAPF Asst. Commandent | Quiz #4
Agricultural Produce and Livestock Marketing (Promotion and Facilitating) Act (APLM), 2017 The Agriculture Ministry unveiled the draft law in April.… Continue reading The Model APLM Act, 2017
source The Incident: The elections for urban local bodies in Nagaland—slated to be held on 1 February—were postponed in the… Continue reading Nagaland Boils over Women Rights
Q.1) Consider the following statements: South Asia Sub-regional Economic Cooperation (SASEC) is a very recent grouping of Asian Development Bank… Continue reading [Solved] 22 September 2017 | UPSC CAPF Asst. Commandent | Quiz #3
Q.1) In February 2016, Ms. Archana Ramasundaram became the first woman Director-General of a) Central Reserve Police Force b) Border… Continue reading [SOLVED] 15 September 2017 | UPSC CAPF Asst. Commandent | Quiz #2
What is the examination conducted for? For recruitment of Assistant Commandants (Group A) in the Central Armed Police Forces (CAPF)… Continue reading All you need to know about the UPSC CAPF Asst. Commandment Exams
Dear all, This is a new initiative for CSE students who are also thinking of appearing for the CAPF exam. I… Continue reading [SOLVED] 9 September 2017 | UPSC CAPF Asst. Commandent | Quiz #1
Directive Principles of State Policy: The Constitution of India aims to establish not only political democracy but also socio-economic justice… Continue reading In-depth understanding of the Directive Principles of State Policy
Have a closer look at ‘microbeads’ which are otherwise invisible to the naked eye.
Dear Batch of 2017, Before I begin, let me convey my heartfelt wishes to each one of you. Heartiest congratulations… Continue reading An Advance Letter to the Batch of 2017
The 8 common themes used by examiners in IAS Mains.
P.S. The blog on other directives used by UPSC in the questions by tomorrow.
Critical evaluation of questions requires the candidates to provide evidence both to support and contradict a statement and then reach a conclusion. Here's what you should keep in mind.
Overtime I have been asking you to prepare every topic ‘holistically’ considering all its dimensions. But what exactly is this… Continue reading How to cover a topic holistically for your IAS Preparation?
A comprehensive 10 point analysis on IAS Mains 2015 GS Paper with key takeaways on the changing pattern and best practices for the study regime. Point 10 is the most important!
Update: Participate in the FREE Target Mains initiative going over at CD – Click Here Let’s take the case of… Continue reading IAS Mains answer writing – Explained via a model answer
You must have had practised writing enough, must be trying to locate your centre and might be a little nervous… Continue reading 19 Quick Points on Answer Writing for IAS Mains
Prelims has a fair number of questions from Geography and fair number of them are actually based upon the… Continue reading How to Tackle Map Based Questions in IAS Prelims and Mains?
Continuing with our series to guide you from being an aspirant to an officer, here is our take on the… Continue reading How to Choose Correct Optional for IAS Preparation?
Ah, so finally the results are out! The UPSC’s Official pdf for “IAS Prelims 2015 results” is hosted at this post… Continue reading What to do after IAS Prelims 2015 Results?