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  • Oct 24, 2018
  • 1 📹 IAS Mains Geography Optional Paper 2 Section a 2018 (Part - 2)

    Q. 3 a) Examine the ongoing process of agriculture diversification and its implications for food security in India. : Doubling farmers income 2022. Diversification of agriculture in favour of non-cereals and high-value commodities such as fruits, vegetables, milk, meat, eggs, fis

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  • 2 📹 IAS Mains Geography Optional Paper 2 Section a 2018 (Part - 1)

    Q. 1 a) On the outline map of India provided to you, mark the location of all of the following. Write in your QCA Booklet the significance of these locations, whether physical/commercial/economic/ecological/environmental/cultural, in not, more than 30 words for each entry:

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  • Oct 22, 2018
  • 1 UPSC Allows Candidates to Withdraw from Exams

    UPSC decided to allow candidates to withdraw their names from civil services examination. Only half of over 10 lakh aspirants who apply for exam actually appear in test. The arrangement will be implemented beginning with Engineering Services Examination, 2019.

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  • Oct 8, 2018
  • 1 📹 IAS Mains Geography Optional Paper 1 Section B 2018 (Part -2)

    Q. 7 a) “Famine is a social phenomena rooted in institutional and political economic arrangements, which determine access to food by different classes and strata. ” Comment. - Food Security, Nutrition and Famine:

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  • 2 📹 IAS Mains Geography Optional Paper 1 Section B 2018 (Part -1)

    Q. 5 a) “Geography is a contested and multiparadigmic discipline with a strong eurocentricity that has only recently been challenged. ” Comment. - Geography is multidimensional with sociology, anthropology, philosophy and more.

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  • 3 📹 IAS Mains Geography Optional Paper 1 Section a 2018 - (Part 2)

    Q. 3 a) Explain the process, origin and retreat of Indian Monsoon and its impact on Indian economy. - (Indian Monsoon), (Tibet Plateau), (NCERT Class 9 Chapter 4) Climate of India.

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    IAS Mains Geography Optional 2018 Solutions: Paper 1 Section A

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  • 4 📹 IAS Mains Geography Optional Paper 1 Section a 2018 - (Part 1)

    Q. 1 a) Landscape is a function of structure, process and stage. Critique this statement: Trio Theory, Davis – Cycle of landform development, Stage (time) is same. ‘Complete cycle of river life’ in his essay on The Rivers and Valleys of Pennsylvania (1889).

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  • Oct 2, 2018
  • 1 📹 UPSC GS Paper 1 – Set 1 2017 (Part - 2)

    Q. “Inspite of adverse environmental impact, coal mining is still inevitable for development”. Discuss (150 words): We are moving for renewable resources but coal is important for thermal power plants – those cannot be abandoned.

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  • 2 📹 UPSC GS Paper 1 – Set 1 2017 (Part - 1)

    Q. How do you justify the view that the level of excellence of the Gupta numismatic art is not at all noticeable in later times? (150 words): Gupta Age – Golden Age of coins in India, Known for gold coins (abundance led to “rain of gold” phrase).

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  • Sep 27, 2018
  • 1 📹 UPSC CIVIL SERVICES MAINS EXAM 2017: General Studies Paper – 4 (Part 2)

    Q8. (a) Discipline generally implies following the order and subordination. However, it may be counter-productive for the organization. Discuss. (150 Words, 10). Discipline makes order in the organization and maintained the its working. Army, Defense, Sports and more.

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  • 2 📹 UPSC CIVIL SERVICES MAINS EXAM 2017: General Studies Paper – 4 (Part - 1)

    Q1. Conflict of interest in the public sector arises when: (a) official duties, (b) public interest, and (c) personal interest: are taking priority one above the other. How can this conflict in administration be resolved? Describe with an example. (150 Words, 10).

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  • 3 📹 UPSC CIVIL SERVICES MAINS EXAM 2017: General Studies Paper – 3 (Part - 2)

    11. One of the intended objectives of Union Budget 2017 - 18 is to ‘transform, energize and clean India’. Analyze the measures proposed in the Budget 2017 - 18 to achieve the objective.

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  • 4 📹 UPSC CIVIL SERVICES MAINS EXAM 2017: General Studies Paper – 3 (Part - 1)

    1. Among several factors for India’s potential growth, savings rate is the most effective one. Do you agree? What are the other factors available for growth potential? (Answer in 150 words)

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  • Sep 26, 2018
  • 1 📹 UPSC CIVIL SERVICES MAINS EXAM 2017: General Studies Paper – 1 (Part 2)

    1. The spirit of tolerance and love is not only an interesting feature of Indian society from very early times, but it is also playing an important part at the present. Elaborate. (250 words)

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    IAS Mains 2017 GS Paper 1 Discussion (Part 2)

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  • Sep 25, 2018
  • 1 📹 UPSC CIVIL SERVICES MAINS EXAM 2017: General Studies Paper – 2 (Part - 2)

    11. Explain the salient features of the constitution (One Hundred and First Amendment) Act, 2016. Do you think it is efficacious enough ‘to remove cascading effect of taxes and provide for common national market for goods and services’? (250 words)

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  • 2 📹 UPSC CIVIL SERVICES MAINS EXAM 2017: General Studies Paper – 2 (Part - 1)

    1. “The local self-government system in India has not proved to be effective instrument of governance”. Critically examine the statement and give your views to improve the situation. (150 words)

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    IAS Mains 2017 GS Paper 2 Discussion (Part 1)

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  • 3 📹 Expected Topics UPSC Mains 2018

    Yojana & Kurukshetra: Technology for Rural Development: Kurukshetra May 2018 Summary, Nutrition: Yojana May 2018 Summary, North East: Yojana April 2018 Summary, Yojana January 2018 Summary: Banking Reforms.

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  • Sep 24, 2018
  • 1 Civil Services Preliminary Examination – 2nd June 2019 & Main Examination – 20th Sept. 2019

    Union Public Service Commission conducts the civil services examination on yearly basis. The examination is conducted throughout country to recruit personnel for Civil Services of GoI.

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  • Sep 21, 2018
  • 1 UPSC Exam Calendar 2019 Released

    Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has released Annual Calendar for the year 2019 on 21st Sept, 2018. Schedule gives various dates for recruitment exams conducted by the commission every year. Schedule includes various exams like Engineering Services, C. D. S. , CISF AC (EXE)

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  • Aug 21, 2018
  • 1 📹 Expected Topics for UPSC CSE Mains - 2018

    Expected Topics for UPSC CSE Mains 2018: 1 - Strategy: How to Write Good Answer? Mangrove Forest, 2 - Strategy: How to Write Good Answer? Water Crisis, 3 - How to Write Good Answer? Soil Erosion Cause & Control, 4 - Answer Writing for UPSC Mains - Word Limit (What & How Much to

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  • Aug 9, 2018
  • 1 Young IAS to Be Posted in “Aspirational Districts”

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi believes younger bureaucrats should be posted as heads of the 115 districts that rank low in development parameters as they would be better suited to address the governance challenges compared with “promotee” officers, mostly in their forties.

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  • Jul 17, 2018
  • 1 Time Table for Civil Services (MAIN) Examination 2018

    UPSC (Union Public Service Commission) declared the results of Civil Services Preliminary Examination 2018, qualified candidates are eligible for admission to the Civil Service (Main) Examination 2018.

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  • 2 Civil Services (Preliminary) Examination, 2018 Results Declared

    UPSC (Union Public Service Commission) declared the results of Civil Services Preliminary Examination 2018, exam to be held on 3rd June 2018 conducted by UPSC (Union Public Service Commission).

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  • Jun 27, 2018
  • 1 Civil Service (Main) Examination, 2019 to Be Held on 20th September 2019

    Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) released a tentative 2019 exam and recruitment schedule for all the important exams it will be conducting in 2019. Civil Service (Main) Examination, to be held on 20th September 2019.

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  • 2 Civil Service (Pre) Examination, 2019 to Be Held on 2nd June 2019

    Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) released a tentative 2019 exam and recruitment schedule for all the important exams it will be conducting in 2019. Civil service Examination (Pre) to be held on 2nd June 2019.

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  • Jun 13, 2018
  • 1 Govt Offers 10 Posts of Joint Secretaries to Public, Private Sector Employees

    Centre has announced its intention to hire domain experts and professionals at the level of joint secretary. Simply, government formally announced its intention to directly hire professionals and domain experts at the level of joint secretary.

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    Govt Offers 10 Posts of Joint Secretaries to Public & Private

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  • Jun 4, 2018
  • 1 🌟 📹 IAS Prelims CSAT Paper 2 June 2018 Solutions and Video Explanations Part 4- Question 61 to 80

    Answers to questions are given below; DI was difficult and something new for CSAT. Questions were not easy and required covering our entire CSAT Paper-II course. Students who had carefully followed our Examrace YouTube Channel, also benefitted.

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  • 2 🌟 📹 IAS Prelims CSAT Paper 2 June 2018 Solutions and Video Explanations Part 3- Question 41 to 60

    Answers to questions are given below, DI was difficult and something new for CSAT. Questions were not easy and required covering our entire CSAT Paper-II course. Students who had carefully followed our Examrace YouTube Channel, also benefitted.

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  • 3 🌟 📹 IAS Prelims CSAT Paper 2 June 2018 Solutions and Video Explanations Part 2- Question 21 to 40

    Answers to questions are given below, DI was difficult and something new for CSAT. Questions were not easy and required covering our entire. Students who had carefully followed our Examrace YouTube Channel, also benefited.

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  • Jun 3, 2018
  • 1 🌟 📹 IAS Prelims CSAT Paper 2 June 2018 Solutions and Video Explanations Part 1- Question 1 to 20

    Answers to questions are given below, DI was difficult and something new for CSAT. Questions were not easy and required covering our entire. Students who had carefully followed our Examrace YouTube Channel, also benefited.

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  • 2 🌟 📹 IAS Prelims GS Paper 1 June 2018 Solutions and Video Explanations Part 4- Question 76 to 100

    Answers to questions are given below, explanations can be found on our YouTube channel. GS based questions were from NCERT and our provided detailed explanations. Students who had carefully followed our and/or expected questions on Examrace YouTube Channel, were able to solve alm

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  • 3 🌟 📹 IAS Prelims GS Paper 1 June 2018 Solutions and Video Explanations Part 2- Question 26 to 50

    Answers to questions are given below, explanations can be found on our YouTube channel. GS based questions were from NCERT and our provided detailed explanations. Students who had carefully followed our and/or expected questions on Examrace YouTube Channel, were able to solve alm

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  • 4 🌟 📹 IAS Prelims GS Paper 1 June 2018 Solutions and Video Explanations Part 3- Question 51 to 75

    Answers to questions are given below, explanations can be found on our YouTube channel. GS based questions were from NCERT and our provided detailed explanations. Students who had carefully followed our and/or expected questions on Examrace YouTube Channel, were able to solve alm

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  • 5 🌟 📹 IAS Prelims GS Paper 1 June 2018 Solutions and Video Explanations Part 1- Question 1 to 25

    Answers to questions are given below, explanations can be found on our YouTube channel. GS based questions were from NCERT and our GS NCERT fully solved questions provided detailed explanations. Students who had carefully followed our and/or expected questions on Examrace YouTube

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  • Mar 12, 2018
  • 1 UPSC Real Interview Questions of Actual Candidate Asked in March 2018

    Here are the interview questions asked by one of the candidates for UPSC. Those preparing for interviews can definitely get guidance from here. Key points to be noted are: 1. Very well about yourselves (hobbies) – weaknesses, strengths especially if you have appeared for multiple

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  • Feb 7, 2018
  • 1 Civil Services Examination 2018 Application Form Process Started on 7th February 2018

    Union Public Service Commission conducts the Civil services examination. Civil Services examination 2018 online application form process started on 7th February 2018. The online application can be filled up to 6th March 2018 till 6: 00 pm. Candidate can apply online on official w

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  • Jan 10, 2018
  • 1 UPSC Civil Services (Mains) 2017 Exam Results Declared

    Union Public Selection Commission announced UPSC IAS Main Result 2017. More than 13, 300 contenders qualify the UPSC Preliminary Round. The exam conducted in between 28th October to 3rd November 2017.

    To check UPSC Civil Services Result 2017, candidates have to find their roll n

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  • Dec 14, 2017
  • 1 📹 IAS Mains Geography Optional 2017 – Paper 2 (Part 2)

    Geography optional paper was very predictable based on the recent happenings around the globe –indeed many concepts were similar to those asked in our past test series. In the 2018 Geography optional Test Series, we have reserved 2 mock test for the month of March to cover the co

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  • 2 📹 IAS Mains Geography Optional 2017 – Paper 2 (Part 1)

    Geography optional paper was very predictable based on the recent happenings around the globe –indeed many concepts were similar to those asked in our past test series. In the 2018 Geography optional Test Series, we have reserved 2 mock test for the month of March to cover the co

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  • Dec 7, 2017
  • 1 📹 IAS Mains Geography Optional 2017 – Paper 1 Section B (Part - 2)

    Geography optional paper was very predictable based on the recent happenings around the globe –indeed many concepts were similar to those asked in our past test series. In the 2018 Geography optional Test Series, we have reserved 2 mock test for the month of March to cover the co

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  • 2 📹 IAS Mains Geography Optional 2017 – Paper 1 Section B (Part -1 )

    Geography optional paper was very predictable based on the recent happenings around the globe –indeed many concepts were similar to those asked in our past test series. In the 2018 Geography optional Test Series, we have reserved 2 mock test for the month of March to cover the c

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  • Dec 1, 2017
  • 1 Civil Services (Main) Examination, 2018 to Be Held on 1st October 2018

    The Civil Services Examination (CSE) is a national-level competitive examination will be conducted by Union Public Service Commission (UPSC). This exam recruit for public servants in officer cadre. Various department for Civil Services such as Indian Administrative Service (IAS)

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  • Nov 22, 2017
  • 1 📹 IAS Mains Geography Optional 2017 – Paper 1 Section A (Part - 2)

    Geography optional paper was very predictable based on the recent happenings around the globe –indeed many concepts were similar to those asked in our past test series. In the 2018 Geography optional Test Series, we have reserved 2 mock test for the month of March to cover the co

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  • 2 📹 IAS Mains Geography Optional 2017 – Paper 1 Section A (Part - 1)

    Geography optional paper was very predictable based on the recent happenings around the globe –indeed many concepts were similar to those asked in our past test series. In the 2018 Geography optional Test Series, we have reserved 2 mock test for the month of March to cover the co

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  • Nov 21, 2017
  • 1 Civil Services (Preliminary) Examination, 2018 to Be Held on 3rd June 2018

    The civil services preliminary examination in 2018, is scheduled to be held on 3rd June 2018 conducted by UPSC (Union Public Service Commission). Civil services preliminary examination selection for IAS (Indian Administrative Service), IFS (Indian Foreign Service) & IPS (Indian P

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  • Nov 3, 2017
  • 1 IAS Mains Geography Optional Paper 1 2017 (Section A and B)

    The physical geography was a bit tricky, moreover many of the questions were focused on environment and related issues as we had discussed in the classes. Section B on Human geography was very direct, rather most of the questions were from the same theme as asked in our Test seri

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  • Nov 1, 2017
  • 1 📹 Last Day Tips & Topics for Geography Optional – 2017

    With just a day left in hand, here are some of the most important topics that you must cover. Some of the topics have the respective video links. Also, you can go to Examrace Channel by Today Afternoon to watch the video on covering major topics and important tips for UPSC Geogra

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  • Oct 27, 2017
  • 1 📹 Summary of Major Government Schemes for 2017 (Part-3)

    On request of our esteemed viewers we have started with the weekly current affairs series. This current affairs will be the first in line and would be utmost important for students appearing for IAS 2017 Mains starting on 28th Oct 2017. Our best wishes to all our readers who are

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  • 2 📹 Summary of Major Government Schemes for 2017 (Part-2)

    On request of our esteemed viewers we have started with the weekly current affairs series. This current affairs will be the first in line and would be utmost important for students appearing for IAS 2017 Mains starting on 28th Oct 2017. Our best wishes to all our readers who are

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  • 3 📹 Summary of Major Government Schemes for 2017 (Part-1)

    On request of our esteemed viewers we have started with the weekly current affairs series. This current affairs will be the first in line and would be utmost important for students appearing for IAS 2017 Mains starting on 28th Oct 2017. Our best wishes to all our readers who are

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  • Sep 6, 2017
  • 1 🌟 New Cadre Policy for IAS, IPS Officers and Lateral Entry in Civil Services (Important)

    A new policy for cadre allocation was finalized by the Central government for IAS, IPS and other officers, to ensure “national integration” in the country’s top bureaucracy. Indian Administrative Service (IAS), Indian Police Service (IPS) and Indian Forest Service (IFoS) officers

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  • Sep 5, 2017
  • 1 📹 IAS Mains Exam 2017 to Be Held from 28 October to 3 November

    Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) released the exam schedule of Civil Services Mains 2017. The papers of IAS Mains 2017 will be conducted over a week, starting from 28 October to 3 November.

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    IAS Mains Exam 2017 to Be Held from 28 October to 3 November

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  • Aug 29, 2017
  • 1 📹 64 Expected Topics: IAS Mains 2017

    In this lecture we have covered major 64 topics for IAS Mains GS 2017 paper 1 to 4. The details for the topics are available at the respective current affairs links with the topics. Don’t miss out this topics!

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  • Aug 12, 2017
  • 1 📹 IAS Prelims CSAT Paper 2 2017 Solution Part-1- Question 1 to 20

    Paper was mostly focused on small reading comprehension passages and some tricky maths questions. Most of the questions in analytical reasoning were direct and if you have covered the section on solving analytical problems with more than one attribute, elementary maths and readin

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  • Aug 2, 2017
  • 1 UPSC IAS Prelims 2017 Results Declared

    Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) declared the results of Civil Services Preliminary Examination, 2017. Exam held on June 18. Qualified candidates are eligible to sit in the Civil Services (Main) Examination, 2017.

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  • Jun 26, 2017
  • 1 📹 IAS Prelims CSAT Paper 2 2017 Solution Part-4- Question 61 to 80

    Paper was mostly focused on small reading comprehension passages and some tricky maths questions. Most of the questions in analytical reasoning were direct and if you have covered the section on solving analytical problems with more than one attribute, elementary maths and readin

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  • 2 📹 IAS Prelims CSAT Paper 2 2017 Solution Part-3- Question 41 to 60

    Paper was mostly focused on small reading comprehension passages and some tricky maths questions. Most of the questions in analytical reasoning were direct and if you have covered the section on solving analytical problems with more than one attribute, elementary maths and readin

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