Civil Services
India  /  Published 11.06.21

Civil services interviews from August 2

The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has decided to commence from August 2 the interviews for the civil services examination, 2020, which were deferred due to a surge in Covid-19 cases, accordin...
By PTI in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 05.06.21

Help out: Kamala Harris calls Modi with vaccine aid

Sir — It is a relief that the vice-president of the United States of America, Kamala Harris, called the Indian prime minister, Narendra Modi, to tell him that the US would share some of its Covi...
By The Telegraph in

Opinion  /  Published 30.03.21

Blind spots in debate on academic freedom

Two recent events have reopened the debate on academic freedom. One was the departure of two eminent scholars from Ashoka University; the other, an ongoing confrontation between the vice-chancellor an...
By Sukanta Chaudhuri in

India  /  Published 05.02.21

One more chance for UPSC aspirants

The Centre Friday told the Supreme Court that it is agreeable to give an extra chance as a one-time relaxation to UPSC civil service aspirants, who had appeared in their last attempt in the 2020 exam ...
By Our Bureau and Agencies in New Delhi

India  /  Published 23.01.21

Civil service 'extra chance' denied

The Centre told the Supreme Court on Friday that it would not be possible to offer an “extra chance” to those who could not appear for the civil services exams last October, dealing a blow...
By Our Legal Correspondent in New Delhi


Jharkhand  /  Published 06.01.21

DVC: state to exit agreement

Jharkhand will exit from the tripartite agreement signed with the  Union power ministry and Reserve Bank of India (RBI) by the former chief minister Raghubar Das. The agreement was signed t...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

India  /  Published 29.09.20

UPSC: cannot defer exams

The Union Public Service Commission on Monday said it would be “impossible” to postpone the preliminary civil service exam, scheduled on October 4, as sought by a group of petitioners who ...
By Our Legal Correspondent in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 05.08.20

Deoghar youth ranks 9th in UPSC

Twenty-nine-year-old Ravi Jain, a resident of Jain temple lane in Deoghar district, clinched all India 9th rank in the prestigious UPSC exams in his fourth attempt, sending a wave of excitement in the...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

Jharkhand  /  Published 05.08.20

Dhanbad doc ranks 165 in UPSC exam

In a proud moment for the district, Dhanbad-based doctor Harsha Priyamvada (25), who is the daughter of a renowned doctor couple, has clinched 165th position in the Civil Services exam conducted by th...
By Our Correspondent in Dhanbad

India  /  Published 06.02.20

Civil services recruitment lowest in last 4 years: govt

The number of civil services personnel recruited by the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has declined in the past four years and reached its lowest of 2,352 in 2018-19, minister of state for per...
By PTI in New Delhi


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