Civil Services 2011 candidates to get extra chance this year(Source Indian Express)

Candidates who had appeared in the civil services examination in 2011 will get another chance this year. The move comes following an assurance given by the government in this regard last year. “Those who had taken civil services examination in 2011 will be given an extra chance this year,” a senior official

No change in UPSC prelims pattern; aptitude test to stay with 33 per cent qualifying marks: Govt(IndianExpress Article On CSAT PAttern Updates)

Ignoring a demand by sections of aspirants, the Centre on Wednesday decided to continue with the controversial aptitude test in the civil services preliminary examination and also set 33 per cent minimum qualifying marks. At the same time, it said an expert committee would be constituted to take a holistic

CSAT Paper 2 Made Qualifying from now (PIB) , New Updates on Civil Services Examination 2015 Pattern(Source PIB)

Civil Services Examination The Government has approved the following in respect of Civil Services Examination: • An Expert Committee would be constituted to comprehensively examine various issues raised from time to time namely, eligibility, syllabus, scheme and pattern of Civil Services Examination. • Till such time the Government takes decision

SC says no to politicians’ photos on govt advertisements(Law )

The Supreme Court on Tuesday imposed strict curbs on “politically motivated” advertisements in the media by governments and leaders issued at the cost of public funds, and said photographs of only President, Prime Minister and Chief Justice of India can be published. A bench of Justices Ranjan Gogoi and N

Cabinet approves amendment in child labour law, allows children below 14 to work(child labour law ,Polity ,Law)

The amendments also make it clear that children between 14 and 18 years will also not be allowed to work in hazardous industries. (Source: Reuters photo) Government on Wednesday gave its nod to a proposal allowing children below 14 years of age to work only in family enterprises or entertainment