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Society Watch – Child Labor in India- An In-depth Analysis


Background :- Child Labor is a paradox in itself.While the Child is social term the labor is an economic term and intermixing both have resulted in exploitation.There are 33 million child labourers in India, according to UNICEF According to UNICEF, a child is involved in child labour if he or she is between 5 and 11 years, does at least one hour of economic activity, or at least 28 hours of domestic work in a week. And in case of children aged between 12 and 14, 14 hours of economic activity or at least 42 hours of economic activity and [...]

Society Watch – Child Labor in India- An In-depth Analysis2017-02-13T23:23:02+05:30

UTM01 – Mains Test Series Answer Writing Practice !!!


Dear Aspirants, Recently our first test of the MAINS test series has gone live.Details can be found here - Click Here Although we will be giving exclusive personalized feedback to registered user, other can also participate in the writing practice. In this regard and to help you all, we have opened the writing practice here- Click Here You can write the test in paper and upload in comment section or write it digitally in the comment section. In case you are interested to give the exam in real time and have your personalized feedback , you can avail this particular test [...]

UTM01 – Mains Test Series Answer Writing Practice !!!2016-08-28T12:19:49+05:30

UTM01 – Mains Test Series – LIVE NOW !!!


The first test of our Mains Test Series is Live now !!! The Questions-Cum-Answer booklet  can be found here:- Click here Details of the test:- The questions are OPEN FOR ALL. Even if you are not part of our Mains Series, kindly practice writing the answer to the questions as it can be helpful in real exam. Registered users will get Complete review of their test after submission. One can avail individual tests in order to get Personalized Feedback. This particular test can be availed here- Click Here Once you avail a particular test, after submission of your answer paper you [...]

UTM01 – Mains Test Series – LIVE NOW !!!2016-08-28T11:58:46+05:30

Essay Review !!!


Dear Students, We have got a huge volume of ESSAY to review post prelims and  have given the review for most , except few. Those who are yet to get review of their essay will get it by tomorrow. Thank You UPSCTREE Team

Essay Review !!!2016-08-28T02:01:08+05:30

MAINS Test Series 2016


Dear Students , The first test for our Mains test series will be live tomorrow. Those who have joined us would have got their credentials by now.If you were already part of upsctree then the same login credentials will work for you. Here are the details of the MAINS TEST SERIES PLAN for your perusal:- Click Here Thank You UPSCTREE Team  

MAINS Test Series 20162016-08-28T01:58:12+05:30

Science Watch – Regulation, Not Capability, Is The Entry Barrier In Agri-Biotechnology


This is excerpt of an interview with one of the leading professional dealing with agri-biotechnology.The interview is provided as is without any  editorial oversight by us. In March, K.K. Narayanan— one of the Founder-Directors of Metahelix Life Sciences— exited the company after 15 years. In 2010, he sold the agri-biotechnology company to the Tatas but remained Managing Director as part of the deal. Narayanan continues to be an advisor to the Tata group. […]

Science Watch – Regulation, Not Capability, Is The Entry Barrier In Agri-Biotechnology2017-02-13T23:23:41+05:30

Economy Watch – Setting the Public Sector Banks On A Healing Path


Backgroud:-The PSB are under stress for sometime, they are in fact under double-whammy that is at one hand they are enduring asset loss due to increase in NPA( wilful or otherwise) while on the other hand there is  erosion of business and credit expansion itself as many alternative saving/investment schemes  are taking the customer’s attention  away from the PSBs.This is what the economic survey calls double financial repression. Analysis:- Technological innovation is driving payments beyond the realm of the traditional private sector banks. An alert, albeit shallow debt mutual fund market helped disintermediate bank credit to better rated companies, leaving [...]

Economy Watch – Setting the Public Sector Banks On A Healing Path2017-02-13T23:24:32+05:30

IMPORTANT UPDATE – MAINS TEST SERIES 2016 – Individual Test Registration Links Open Now !!!


Dear Aspirants, We have got many questions with respect to our mains test schedule.Here are our Answers that will clear the air regarding the series. The Tests will be conducted on the scheduled day. However you may take the test anytime and send us for review.Flexibility is with you, so no need to worry on that front. Many have requested to register for Individual Tests while many have requested for certain paper as a complete package.Hence we have opened both channels for registration.The details can be found here- Click Here The Questions will be at par with UPSC, rest assured on [...]

IMPORTANT UPDATE – MAINS TEST SERIES 2016 – Individual Test Registration Links Open Now !!!2016-08-24T08:45:18+05:30