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Jun 02, 2017
UPSC results 2017: 'Be humble, committed', Jitendra Singh tells civil services exam toppersUnion minister Jitendra Singh and senior bureaucrats told the top 20 rank holders of the UPSC civil services exams to remain humble and committed to their job.
May 31, 2017
UPSC Result 2017 declared: Karnataka girl Nandini KR tops, 1,099 candidates qualifyThe results for Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) Civil Service Exam conducted in 2016 have been declared on Wednesday evening.
Jan 12, 2017
Amazon vs Sushma Swaraj: Indian flag no doormat, but EAM must focus on larger issuesIf there is a kernel of concern, in this current drama and the swift manner in which Amazon saw its bottom line with India wrinkling and promptly withdrew the offending item from its Canadian website, it is the Sushma Swaraj element
Aug 09, 2016
Indian Foreign Service in desperate need of reform, particularly when it is losing relevanceThat there are serious problems, both in quality and quantity (size) of the elite Indian Foreign Service (IFS) — the service that is primarily responsible for India’s interactions with the outside world — was pointed out last week by the parliamentary standing committee on external affairs led by former minister of state Shashi Tharoor
May 11, 2016
Recasting Collector Saab: How civil services exam, its applicants have evolved over timeThe new lot in civil services are not just lured by beacon light and paraphernalia of ‘Collector Saab’. They want to ‘bring change’.
Aug 05, 2014
UPSC row: Parliamentary proceedings disrupted, stir continuesThe 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.
Jul 31, 2014
Panel submits report on pattern of civil services examsThe three-member committee under the chairmanship of former Secretary of Department of Personnel and Training (DoPT) Arvind Varma was formed in March this year to look into demands of students for changes in the pattern of civil services examination.
Dec 23, 2013
More skeletons tumble out of Devyani Khobragade's cupboardWhen many read about Devyani and Adarsh, many gleefully said the US arrest was payback time and karma had worked.
Jan 22, 2013
Diplomats must foster a climate for peace, security in India: PMObserving that India is in transition in a changing world, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh today said that the country was engaging with the world with an objective of creating environment for its development and ensuring security.