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Download : 2017 UPSC Prelims General Studies GS – Question Paper – All Sets

Download UPSC Prelims 2017 General Studies GS Question Paper here Set A Set B   Set C   Set D

Clarification : Civil Services Examination 2016 Final Results – Results Awaited

Dear Friends, The Results for CSE 2016 are still awaited. There was an email from ForumIAS which said that results will be announced by 3PM on 30th May. This email was sent erroneously. We regret the inconvenience caused. As per the annual convention, results are released within 1 week of finishing of the Interviews. Hence,Read Full Article

IAS Vacancies at ‘Alarming Level’: Parliamentary Committee IAS Vacancies at ‘Alarming Level’: Parliamentary Committee

Vacancies in Civil Services has reached ‘alarming levels’. Parliamentary standing committee on personnel, public grievances, law and justice has recently stated that vacancies in higher level of Civil Services has reached ‘alarming levels’. What does the Report Say? The report was presented in the parliament recently. The shortage of IAS officers has been a problem since 1951.Read Full Article

Update: New UPSC Members

Air Marshal Ajit Shankarrao Bhonsle and Ms. Sujata Mehta have taken oath as Members, UPSC  Air Marshal Ajit Shankarrao Bhonsle, AVSM, VSM took the oath of office and secrecy as Member, Union Public Service Commission (UPSC). The oath was administered by Prof. David R. Syiemlieh, Chairman, UPSC. He has done M.Sc., MBA and M. Phil fromRead Full Article

Economic Survey 2016-17 : 5 Things you should know. Economic Survey 2016-17 : 5 Things you should know.

The Economic Survey 2016-17 will be released today. Here are five things to know. 1. What is the Economic Survey 2017? Economic Survey 2017 is an assessment documents that presents a picture of the Economic Landscape of the country. The Economic Survey is released one day before the Budget. The Budget is for the fiscalRead Full Article

Update: New UPSC Chairman! Update: New UPSC Chairman!

Professor David R. Syiemlieh is appointed as the Chairman of the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) by the President. Syiemlieh is from Meghalaya and was a UPSC member. He will assume charge on January 4 and retire on January 21, 2018. Syiemlieh has succeeded Alka Sirohi, a retired IAS officer. He is the second person fromRead Full Article

Prelims 2016: Survey Results & Estimation of Cut off for Prelims 2016

Disclaimer: The Cut off estimation from the below data reflects a very small sample size of student and does not reflect the official cut off by ForumIAS. ForumIAS does not come up with a cut off though members are entirely allowed to debate it. We, at ForumIAS would ask all those with marks around 100Read Full Article

NEWS : UPSC Releases Civil Services 2017 Calendar – Important Dates

The Union Public Service Commission has released the calendar for 2017. Wide ranging changes in the examination calendar have been made in the 2017 Calendar Important Dates Event This Year (2016) CSE 2017 Comments Date of Notification (CSE + IFS) 27 April, 2016 February 22, 2017 The Notification is earlier this year to complete theRead Full Article

News: B S Bassi , ex Delhi Police Commissioner appointed UPSC Member News: B S Bassi , ex Delhi Police Commissioner appointed UPSC Member

This year, as Kilemsungla Ma’am retired after the IFoS Interview ( she was not there for CSE Interview ), we have a new appointment to UPSC. B S Bassi, former Delhi Police Commissioner has been appointed as the new member of UPSC. Bassi Sir retired at the age of 60 this year in Feb, soRead Full Article