THE TOY TRAINS OF INDIA TOUR………..

These trains, operating on narrow-gauge tracks – hence the name toy trains – laid during the British days, link stations in the plains to hill stations and offer a laid back experience, where passengers can take in the diverse mountain scenery at leisure. Some of…

2011 UPSC Civil Services Aptitude Tests (CSAT)

What is the 2011 UPSC Civil Services Aptitude Test?Candidates for the 2011 UPSC Civil Services preliminary exams will no longer be answering the usual General Studies and Optional Subjects objective type question papers. In a move that is generating a buzz amongst aspirants, the minister…

Crucial steps towards clearing Civil Services exam

Civil service aspirants must choose their optional subjects after careful consideration of all aspects including the availability of reference materials. Choosing the optional subjects for the Civil Services examination involves a crucial decision. We have to select one optional subject for the Preliminary and two…

Shah Faesal is first Kashmiri to top civil services exam

NEW DELHI: Transforming a hurdle into an opportunity, Dr. Shah Faesal coped with personal tragedy to become the first from Kashmir to top the Union Public Service Commission 2009 examinations.The untimely death of his father in 2002 at the hands of “unidentified militants” days before…