[UPSC Interview 2020] – Transcript #30 : Smita Nagraj Board, Geography Optional, read Calvin Hobby

Date of Interview: • 20 August 2021 Board: Smita Nagaraj Ma’am Optional: Geography Hobby: Read Calvin Chairperson Why do you read Calvin & Hobbes comics specifically Comedy in India – Are Indians too thin skinned as we easily take offence? Who is your favourite comedian? Why? Which page of the newspaper do you read first? Any… Continue reading [UPSC Interview 2020] – Transcript #30 : Smita Nagraj Board, Geography Optional, read Calvin Hobby

[UPSC Interview 2020] – Transcript #20 : TCA Anant Board, Geography Optional, Bihar Home State

Date of Interview: 18/08/2021 Board: TCA Anant Sir Optional: Geography Background: Civil Engineering Home State: Bihar Job profile: L&T and Deputy Collector (UT) Chairman: ( Remove your face shield and be relaxed) So you have been to Bihar, Telangana and Delhi, any other place you have visited ( I told about my current training which… Continue reading [UPSC Interview 2020] – Transcript #20 : TCA Anant Board, Geography Optional, Bihar Home State

Clean energy: How AI can help spot the copper we need

Source: Down To Earth Relevance: Artificial Intelligence can help discover copper deposits Synopsis: Artificial Intelligence can help discover copper deposits formed along with ancient mountain ranges over the past 80 million years. About Copper resources: The global need for copper, however, could increase by 350 per cent by 2050, according to a 2016 study published in… Continue reading Clean energy: How AI can help spot the copper we need

[UPSC Interview Transcript #132]: RN Choubey Board, Bihar Home State, Geography Optional

Date of Interview: 25th Feb, 20 Board: RN Choubey Optional: Geography Employee: Power sector Home State: Bihar College IIT BHU Hobby: Jogging, Reading non fiction books, Transcendental Meditation Chairman Give a brief introduction of your academic and work career. Why electron moves in current and not proton? But why do current flow? Do you use… Continue reading [UPSC Interview Transcript #132]: RN Choubey Board, Bihar Home State, Geography Optional

[UPSC Interview Transcript #131]: BB Vyas Board, Uttar Pradesh Home State, Geography Optional

Interview Date: 4th March 2020, Afternoon session Board: BB VYAS sir Optional: Geography Home State: UTTAR PRADESH BSc Physics (Hons) – BHU Hobbies: Chess and meditation Employee: SCIENTIFIC ASSISTANT in IMD Chairman Maurya, what would be current temperature in Delhi as per u(job-related). what is today’s AQI of Delhi Which newspaper have u read today… Continue reading [UPSC Interview Transcript #131]: BB Vyas Board, Uttar Pradesh Home State, Geography Optional

[UPSC Interview Transcript #117]: M. Sathyavathy Board, Uttar Pradesh Home State, Geography Optional

Date of Interview: 26 Feb Board: M Sathyavathy Ma’am Optional: Geography Schooling: JNV Allahabad Background: BA MA (University of Allahabad) M.Phil & Pursuing Ph.D. in Political, Geography (JNU) Home State: Uttar Pradesh (Allahabad) Hobbies: Hindi Theatre and Compering Chairman What was the issue in JNU? What was the new fee structure? What would you do… Continue reading [UPSC Interview Transcript #117]: M. Sathyavathy Board, Uttar Pradesh Home State, Geography Optional

[UPSC Interview Transcript #116]: TCA Anant Board, Chhattisgarh Home State, Geography Optional

Contributed by ForumIAS community member Date of Interview: 20/02/2020 Board: TCA Anant Background: Mechanical Engineering Optional: Geography Employee: Tata Motors Home State: Chhattisgarh Chairman Why you left Job at Tata Motors? You are from Koriya district in Chhattisgarh? How its name came about? Member 1 Was Korea a princely state once? I said No. He… Continue reading [UPSC Interview Transcript #116]: TCA Anant Board, Chhattisgarh Home State, Geography Optional

[UPSC Interview Transcript #106]: TCA  Anant Sir Board, Rajasthan Home State, Geography Optional, Watching Movies, Cricket Hobbies

Interview Date:  4 March 2020 Interview time 15 minutes… Board: TCA  Anant Sir Background: BA  &  MA  in PSIR, Home State: Rajasthan Optional: Geography Hobbies: Watching Movies, Cricket Chairman 1. What are u doing after graduation. 2. What is the development problem of your district and how to solve it as dm Member 1 1.… Continue reading [UPSC Interview Transcript #106]: TCA  Anant Sir Board, Rajasthan Home State, Geography Optional, Watching Movies, Cricket Hobbies

[UPSC Interview Transcript #73] Smita Nagraj Board, Maharashtra Home State, Poems & Shayari Hobbies

Contributed by ForumIAS community member Board: Smita Nagraj Madam Background: Mechanical Engineer Optional: Geography Home State: Maharashtra Hobbies: Poems & Shayari Chairman Akshay, you are working as a tutor at Unique Institute. What it is? You have completed mechanical engineering and having a work experience with MNC.Don’t u feel it’s something different than expected? Which… Continue reading [UPSC Interview Transcript #73] Smita Nagraj Board, Maharashtra Home State, Poems & Shayari Hobbies

[UPSC Interview Transcript #69]: Smita Nagraj Board, Rajasthan Home State, Geography Optional, Solving Sudoku, Photography Hobbies

Duration: 25-30 mins Board: Smita Nagraj ma’am Background: Mechanical Engineering Optional: Geography Home State: Rajasthan Hobbies: Solving Sudoku, Photography Chairman What were you doing from past few years? What motivated you to come for this service? Backward or aspirational Rajasthan? Backward regions of Rajasthan? Compare the development of South Rajasthan and southeast Rajasthan? What are… Continue reading [UPSC Interview Transcript #69]: Smita Nagraj Board, Rajasthan Home State, Geography Optional, Solving Sudoku, Photography Hobbies