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‘Not A Simple Achievement’: Meet Himachal’s Visually Challenged Umesh Labana Who Cracked UPSC

Sep 27, 2021 Ashwani Sharma

Umesh Labana looks forward to join the elite IAS service and preferably work on projects to change the mindset of the society towards physically challenged or visually impaired people.

761 Candidates Qualify UPSC Civil Services Exam, Engineering Graduates Bag Top Positions

Sep 24, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The UPSC result declaration for civil services 2020 saw engineering graduates Shubham Kumar and Jagrati Awasthi bagging first and second rank respectively.

UPSC Civil Services Preliminary Exam Postponed Amid Covid Surge

The UPSC on Thursday announced that it is going to postpone the civil services preliminary exam.

SC Rejects Plea Seeking Extra Chance In UPSC Exam For Candidates Who Exhausted Their Last Attempt

Feb 24, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

The Centre had said that the candidates who gave their last attempt examination in October 2020 would get one more chance this year provided they are not age barred.

UPSC's Reserve List Is Not Waiting List: Jitendra Singh

Since CSE-2002, the Commission maintains a confidential consolidated reserve list that includes candidates from general and reserved categories.

09 February, 2021

UPSC Exam: Candidates Who Missed Last Attempt In 2020 Will Get Another Chance

Outlook Web Bureau

This will include those who had exhausted their last attempt in 2020 exam amid the Covid-19 pandemic and would get one more chance this year provided they are otherwise not age barred.

06 February, 2021

UPSC Topper Athar Aamir Khan Is Back In Jammu And Kashmir

Outlook Web Bureau

Athar Aamir-ul-Shafi Khan made it to the Indian Administrative Services securing the second rank in 2017.

05 February, 2021

UPSC Aspirants Who Appeared For 2020 Exam Amid Covid To Get One Extra Chance

Outlook Web Bureau

In a note filed in the apex court, the Centre said that no relaxation shall be granted for CSE-2021 to those candidates who have not exhausted their permissible number of attempts.

29 January, 2021

SC Asks Centre Why Can't UPSC Aspirants Who Missed Exam Can't Be Given Second Chance

Outlook Web Bureau

The top court asked Centre to not issue any notification for 2021 UPSC examination till February 1

24 October, 2020

UPSC Declares Civil Services Prelims Result 2020. Check Your Rank At


Candidates who have qualified UPSC Prelim exam have been asked to apply again in the Detailed Application Form-I (DAF-I) for the civil services (main) examination, 2020.

03 October, 2020

Delhi Metro To Begin Service At 6 AM On October 4 Due To UPSC Exams

Outlook Web Bureau

Earlier on Wednesday, the Supreme Court had declined to postpone UPSC Civil Services (Preliminary) Examination.


23 September, 2020

Kashmiri Officer Helps Civil Service Aspirants With Free Video Lectures in the Valley

Outlook Web Bureau

Irfan Rashid appeals NGOs, academies and responsible people to join his #givebacktosociety campaign.

17 September, 2020

Sudarshan TV Seeks Live Telecast Of SC Hearing Against The UPSC Jihad Programme


Sudharshan TV Case: The channel in the application filed claims that lakhs and crores of its viewers want to know about the legal proceedings conducted in the court and hear the points of arguments being raised by the parties.

15 September, 2020

'Disservice To Nation', 'Rabid': SC On Sudarshan TV's 'UPSC Jihad' Show


The Supreme Court, while hearing a plea which has raised grievance over the programme, said that the manner in which some media houses are conducting debate is a matter of concern as all kind of defamatory things are said.

12 September, 2020

Here’s Why Quota Within Quota For North East STs Makes Sense

T S Haokip

As the country debates over the ruling of the recent Supreme Court decision to allow the sub-categorization of Scheduled Tribes (STs) and Scheduled Castes (SCs) by states, a significant issue regarding reservation for North-Eastern tribals deserves to be discussed and addressed.

09 August, 2020

'If Constitution Is Your Only Sacred Book, Political Pressure Can't Shake You': Former Miss India Finalist Who Aced UPSC

Preetha Nair

In an interview with Outlook, Aishwarya Sheoran says that modelling was a hobby while joining civil services is her childhood passion.

04 August, 2020

'My Father Kept Motivating Me,' Says Civil Services Topper Pradeep Singh


It was the fourth attempt at civil services for Pradeep Singh, 29, who hails from Sonipat district in Haryana and had qualified in 2019 for Indian Revenue Service (customs and central excise).


04 August, 2020

UPSC Announces Result Of Civil Services Exam 2019, Pradeep Singh Secures Top Position


The civil services examination is conducted annually in three phases -- preliminary, main and interview -- to select candidates for the country's premier civil services.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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The Future of Universities: Can India Overcome The Digital Divide?

The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.

Jan 15, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Super Immunity, Natural Vaccines, Covid Gods: A Desi Guide To Denying The Pandemic

Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.

Jan 08, 2022 Rakhi Bose

What Is The Future Of The Liberal Arts In Asia?

Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.

Jan 01, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.

Dec 28, 2021 Tanvir Aeijaz