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UPSC exam results: Civil services marks to be disclosed within 15 days, commission said
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UPSC exam results: Civil services marks to be disclosed within 15 days, commission said

The mark sheet of candidates who appeared for the civil services examination will be made public within 15 days, the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has said

UPSC result 2017: 14 qualify from Jammu and Kashmir, Bilal Bhat gets all-India 10th rank
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UPSC result 2017: 14 qualify from Jammu and Kashmir, Bilal Bhat gets all-India 10th rank

The others from Jammu and Kashmir who qualified include Zafar Iqbal (rank 39), Syed Fakhrudin Hamid (rank 86), Bisma Qazi (rank 115) among others.

Narendra Modi tells civil servants he does not lack the political will to carry out reforms
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Narendra Modi tells civil servants he does not lack the political will to carry out reforms

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday asserted that he did not lack the political will needed to carry out reforms.

Indian Civil services replete with constitutional anomalies as reforms continue to be anathema
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Indian Civil services replete with constitutional anomalies as reforms continue to be anathema

All political parties are vying for promising good governance to voters.However the essential pre-requisites for it, which includes civil service reforms, have been deliberately neglected.

Major reforms for civil services on the way? All signs from Narendra Modi government point to yes
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Major reforms for civil services on the way? All signs from Narendra Modi government point to yes

Recently, two IPS officers found to have suboptimal performance have been compulsorily retired by the Government of India; a couple of weeks ago two IAS officers in different states were also compulsorily retired on the same grounds of “public interest”. Rule 16(3) of the All India Services (AIS) Rules demand periodical in-service review, a legal requirement taken casually, hardly enforced in recent decades

No proposal to allow lateral entry into civil services: Govt
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No proposal to allow lateral entry into civil services: Govt

He was asked whether a committee will be set up to study the feasibility of lateral entries into civil services

Politics bends even the best, but new UPSC recruits should sustain the optimism
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Politics bends even the best, but new UPSC recruits should sustain the optimism

UPSC recruits must reach deep into their inner resources and sustain their optimism

UPSC top ranker Delhi's Tina Dabi wants to work for women empowerment
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UPSC top ranker Delhi's Tina Dabi wants to work for women empowerment

The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) results were out on Tuesday and this time too, girls have outranked boys.

UPSC turns down parliamentary panel's plea to make moderation of marks public
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UPSC turns down parliamentary panel's plea to make moderation of marks public

A parliamentary panel's recommendation to make details on moderation of marks of aspirants of civil services examination public, has not been accepted by both the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) and the government.

First among equals? IAS, other civil services spar over parity in pay, career prospects
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First among equals? IAS, other civil services spar over parity in pay, career prospects

A war of words is going on in social media between officers of the Indian Administrative Service (IAS) and those belonging to other central government services like IRS over the issue of pay parity and career progression.

Delhi's Ira Singhal tops UPSC exam, women beat men to first four ranks
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Delhi's Ira Singhal tops UPSC exam, women beat men to first four ranks

A total number of 1,236 candidates, including 590 in General category, 354 belonging to Other Backward Class, 194 from Scheduled Caste and 98 from Scheduled Tribe, have been recommended for appointment to various central government services, the UPSC said.

UPSC civil services main examination results declared
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UPSC civil services main examination results declared

The results of civil services (main) examination, 2014 were declared on Sunday by the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC).

Three percent quota for disabled mandatory for all govt jobs: SC
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Three percent quota for disabled mandatory for all govt jobs: SC

The Supreme Court on Friday held that three percent reservation for disabled persons be given in all category of government jobs.

Mamata to send police officers to Singapore for training
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Mamata to send police officers to Singapore for training

The West Bengal government will send to Singapore those officers who come up with good performances for further training, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee announced

Gujarat govt transfers 26 senior IAS officers in major reshuffle
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Gujarat govt transfers 26 senior IAS officers in major reshuffle

In a major reshuffle, Gujarat government on Monday transferred 26 senior IAS officers with key responsibilities in the state.

SC refuses to defer civil services prelims examination
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SC refuses to defer civil services prelims examination

The bench granted a patient hearing for around half-an-hour but did not agree with the contention of the petitioner that the examination procedure favours students of science background.

UPSC issue: English marks not to be included for grading in prelims
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UPSC issue: English marks not to be included for grading in prelims

Marks obtained on English comprehension skills, asked in second paper of the civil services (preliminary) exam, will not be included for grading.

UPSC row: Will the civil services be a victim of divide and rule politics?
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UPSC row: Will the civil services be a victim of divide and rule politics?

The debate became even more messier on Tuesday as it now threatened to tread not only on the linguistic divide but also on the divisions based on science and humanities and urban and rural background.

UPSC row: Parliamentary proceedings disrupted, stir continues
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UPSC row: Parliamentary proceedings disrupted, stir continues

The Opposition made a strong pitch for setting up of a Joint Parliamentary Committee to probe the matter, saying it involved the career of lakhs of students.

English marks won't be included for merit: All you need to know about the UPSC row
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English marks won't be included for merit: All you need to know about the UPSC row

UPSC is not keen to reschedule its prelims as admit cards for the 24 August examination have already been dispatched.