Why Test Series are Important for Punjab PCS?

Preparing effectively for the Punjab PCS Exam is a demanding and multifaceted endeavor that requires a holistic approach. One vital aspect of PCS Exam preparation is the use of Test Series, which can greatly enhance your readiness for the actual PCS Examination 2024. 1. Test Series, particularly for the Punjab PCS Exam, offers several benefits, […]

How to revise effectively for Punjab PCS

Effective revision is crucial for success in any competitive exam, including the Punjab PCS examination. Here are some strategies that will help you revise effectively for Punjab PCS Exam: 1. Organize Your Study Material:    – Gather all your study materials, notes, textbooks, and resources in one place.    – Create a study schedule that […]

Scheduled Castes

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Scheduled Castes are those castes/races in the country that suffer from extreme social, educational, and economic backwardness arising out of the age-old practice of untouchability and certain others on account of lack of infrastructure facilities and geographical isolation, and who need special consideration for safeguarding their interests and for their accelerated socio-economic development. These communities were […]


Recently an under-construction Silkyara-Barkot Tunnel in Uttarkashi District, Uttarakhand collapsed. This trapped 41 workers inside. Silkyara-Barkot Tunnel is part of Chaar Dham’s all-weather road project. The construction of the tunnel was carried out by Navayuga Engineering Company. It is owned by the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways, Government of India. Possible Causes of Tunnel […]


Almost every PCS Topper has emphasized that to start your PCS preparation, NCERTs are the books to go for. There are a few reasons why NCERT is preferred over other books. List of most important NCERTs that you must read to make a good foundation for the PCS exam. How to Read NCERTs for Punjab […]


Haryana Public Service Commission has announced that it will conduct HCS Prelims 2024 on 11th February 2024. In this blog, we will bring you the complete HCS Syllabus 2024. The Prelims Exam consists of 2 objective type papers: General Studies Paper 1 CSAT Syllabus for HCS Mains Paper I English (Compulsory Subject): English and Hindi […]

Tips and Tricks to Crack HCS Prelims Exam

It’s common for candidates to feel overwhelmed during the HPSC HCS Prelims Exam. Many aspirants experience heightened stress after the HCS Exam Notification. To excel in the Exam, consider the following essential tips and tricks to crack HCS Prelims Exam: Revise Key Topics: By analysing past HCS exam question papers, you’ll notice that certain topics […]

Wholesale Price Index- WPI

What is the Wholesale Price Index? Weightage of Wholesale Price Index (WPI): All Commodities/Major Groups Weightage (%) Articles All Commodities 100 I. Primary Articles 22.6 LPG, Petrol, High-Speed Diesel II. Fuel & Power 13.2 The Food Index consists of ‘Food Articles’ from the Primary Articles group and ‘Food Products’ from Manufactured Products group. III. Manufactured Products 64.2 Mf/o […]

CPI – Consumer Price Index

CPI is the measuring index of the changes in the price level of consumer goods and services bought out by households. The Consumer Price Index is the estimated calculation in numerical values using the rates of the representative sample objects gathered periodically. The Consumer Price Index notes the changes in the prices at the consumer level. In […]