Can IAS/IPS Probationers be Sacked During Probation Period?

Civil Services is a dream career for millions of aspirants in this country and one who finally makes it to this prized but small and elite group of bureaucrats considers himself or herself as most fortunate. After getting entry into the civil services, a person has to undergo probation period which varies from service to […]

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Simple GK Quiz-1

As the title suggests, this is a simple 20 question quiz that you can finish in 25 minutes. It consists of general awareness based questions from Manorama Year Book that should get your grey matter working. Each correct answer gets you 2 marks and incorrect attempt costs you 0.66 marks. Total marks are 40. NOTE: […]

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Civil Services 2015 Cut-Off Marks and Toppers Marks

Now that UPSC has announced the final results of 2015 Civil Services exam, as is now the practice it has also put up the minimum cut-off marks for the Prelims as well as the marks scored by the last qualified candidate in each category in the 2015 IAS exam. If we compare the cut-off marks […]

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Preparation Checklist for IAS in May

It’s that time of the year when Prelims is just around the corner, in August. At this time your preparation should have reached a certain level since not much time is left to cover new topics now. This post lists the essential checklist that will guide you to revise and prepare properly in the next […]

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IAS 2015 Final Results Announced

UPSC on 10th May declared the final result of Civil Services Examination 2015. A total  number of 1078 candidates have  been recommended  for  appointment as per following break-up: General OBC SC ST Total             499 (incl. 14 PH-1, 05 PH-2 &13 PH-3 )       314 incl. 06 PH-1, 01 PH-2 & 06 PH-3)             176 (incl. 01 PH-2  )     89       […]

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5 Habits Every IAS Aspirant Should Develop

Every successful IAS aspirant has some tips for IAS aspirants like you. On going through the interviews of such IAS toppers and other aspirants who have managed to crack the IAS exam, I have compiled a list of habits that these aspirants developed and followed routinely in order to clear the IAS exam. 1. Proper […]

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Online Test Series for IAS Exam

Are you aware that its not enough to just prepare for IAS Prelims but you need to test your preparation by taking regular mock tests before UPSC tests you? For this reason, IAS Kracker has developed Online Test Series for IAS that is currently the most complete test series available online at a very affordable […]

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