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UPSC announces vacancies for multiple posts, apply by June 13
UPSC announces vacancies for multiple posts, apply by June 13

The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has announced the recruitment for various posts including Specialist Grade III, Assistant Director, and Assistant Professor. Interested candidates must apply by June 13, 2024, via the official UPSC website.

  • Monday, 27 May 2024
Three friends, IPS Saad Miya Khan, IAS Vishal Mishra, IAS Gaurav Vijayram Kumar, cleared UPSC togeth
Three friends, IPS Saad Miya Khan, IAS Vishal Mishra, IAS Gaurav Vijayram Kumar, cleared UPSC together in 2017

Saad Miya Khan, Vishal Mishra, and Gaurav Vijayram Kumar exemplify true friendship by overcoming numerous challenges to succeed in the UPSC exams together in 2017. Coming from diverse backgrounds, they united in their educational pursuits and administrative ambitions.

  • Thursday, 23 May 2024
Not IIT or IIM student, still IAS Annie Gorge cracked UPSC with AIR-93 in very first attempt
Not IIT or IIM student, still IAS Annie Gorge cracked UPSC with AIR-93 in very first attempt

Annie George, a zoology graduate from Kerala, cracked the UPSC CSE on her first attempt with an AIR-93, relying heavily on NCERT textbooks. Despite not coming from typical tech institutes like IIT or IIM, her disciplined study routine and strong foundational knowledge played crucial roles in her success.

  • Friday, 17 May 2024
UPSC Recruitment 2024: Apply for Assistant Director and other posts before Feb 29
UPSC Recruitment 2024: Apply for NDA and NVA examinations

The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has announced recruitment for the National Defence and Naval Academy Examination II, 2024. Eligibility varies with educational requirements, and applications are open until June 4, 2024.

  • Thursday, 16 May 2024
'Anything for UPSC': Woman ‘divorces’ husband to seek ‘quota’ for Civil Services; here’s her full story
'Anything for UPSC': Woman ‘divorces’ husband to seek ‘quota’ for Civil Services; here’s her full story

In Rajasthan, a man claims his wife divorced him to exploit a non-existent 'divorce quota' for the UPSC exam. She filed dowry and harassment charges against him, countering his allegations. The couple's relationship began in 2016, leading to marriage under the condition of UPSC support.

  • Wednesday, 15 May 2024
IAS Jagrati Awasthi left govt job for UPSC, secured AIR-2 to become female topper
Engineer-turned IAS Jagrati Awasthi left govt job for UPSC, secured AIR-2 to become female topper

Jagrati Awasthi, an engineer from Bhopal, transitioned from a technical officer at BHEL to securing AIR-2 in the UPSC 2020, becoming the female topper. Her journey highlights dedication despite setbacks like the Covid-19 pandemic.

  • Wednesday, 15 May 2024
Daughter of cleaning contractor secures AIR-203 to become an IAS officer
Daughter of cleaning contractor secures AIR-203 to become an IAS officer

IAS Taruna Kamal, daughter of a cleaning contractor from Himachal Pradesh, secured AIR-203 in her first UPSC attempt. Her journey from a small town to becoming an IAS officer is an inspirational tale of determination and hard work.

  • Sunday, 05 May 2024
Doctor Saloni Sidana cracked UPSC in first attempt to become IAS officer; know her strategy
Doctor Saloni Sidana cracked UPSC in first attempt to become IAS officer; know her strategy

Dr. Saloni Sidana, originally a doctor, fulfilled her father's dream by becoming an IAS officer after cracking the prestigious UPSC CSE on her first attempt without coaching. She advised against generic study methods and emphasized consistency in preparation.

  • Saturday, 04 May 2024
3 failed attempts could not deter IAS Namami Bansal from fulfilling her UPSC dream; know her key to
3 failed attempts could not deter IAS Namami Bansal from fulfilling her UPSC dream; know her key to success

Namami Bansal, an IAS officer from Rishikesh, overcame three failures to secure 17th rank in the UPSC CSE 2017. A persistent student, she completed her MA in Economics as a gold medalist before focusing on her childhood dream of clearing the UPSC. Her journey exemplifies the importance of hard work, perseverance, and maintaining a positive outlook despite setbacks.

  • Thursday, 02 May 2024
Meet Vishakha Yadav, engineer-turned-IAS officer who secured AIR-6 in UPSC CSE
Meet Vishakha Yadav, engineer-turned-IAS officer who secured AIR-6 in UPSC CSE

Vishakha Yadav, an engineer from Delhi, transitioned from a software developer to securing AIR-6 in the UPSC CSE. Her journey is marked by perseverance, intensive preparation, and strong family support. Despite initial setbacks in the exams, her determination led to remarkable success.

  • Wednesday, 01 May 2024
Son of security guard in Odisha school clears UPSC to become IAS officer
Son of security guard in Odisha school clears UPSC to become IAS officer

Atul Singh, son of a security guard in Bhadrak, Odisha, has achieved an impressive feat by securing AIR-67 in the UPSC CSE to become an IAS officer. His father, originally from Bihar, moved to Odisha for better educational opportunities for his children.

  • Monday, 29 April 2024
Meet IAS Ramya CS, country’s finest officer, who faced 5 failed attempts in UPSC CSE
Meet IAS Ramya CS, country’s finest officer, who faced 5 failed attempts in UPSC CSE

IAS Ramya CS, from Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, exemplifies determination by becoming an IAS officer after failing the UPSC CSE five times. Despite personal and professional challenges, her perseverance paid off with a remarkable AIR-46.

  • Monday, 29 April 2024
Beedi roller’s daughter clears UPSC CSE 2023 by studying in public library
Beedi roller’s daughter clears UPSC CSE 2023 by studying in public library

S Inba, a beedi worker's daughter, overcame financial hardships to clear the UPSC Civil Services Exam with the aid of a public library and governmental support. Her journey highlights the impact of determination and supportive interventions on educational success.

  • Sunday, 28 April 2024
Son of farmer, Pawan Kumar clears UPSC from a mud house
Son of farmer, Pawan Kumar clears UPSC from a mud house

Pawan Kumar, raised in extreme poverty in a mud house, overcame numerous challenges to secure AIR-239 in the UPSC CSE 2023 exam. Without financial means for coaching, he relied on self-study and significant family support to achieve his dream of becoming an IAS officer.

  • Saturday, 27 April 2024
This IIM Bangalore graduate left her high-paying job to become IAS officer
This IIM Bangalore graduate left her high-paying job to become IAS officer

Priyamvada Ashok Mhaddalkar, an IIM Bangalore alumna, left her prosperous investment banking career to pursue IAS, securing AIR-13 in UPSC CSE 2023. Choosing self-study over coaching, she balanced intense preparation with family obligations, supported by her parents.

  • Saturday, 27 April 2024
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