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How to Prepare for current affairs for upsc

Know the  UPSC syllabus

Glance through the newspaper and mark the news headlines that are relevant to the UPSC syllabus. For this, you are required to have a complete understanding of the syllabus first.

Limit the Resources

We have lots of newspapers. So, candidates may get confused as to what to look for. Hence, it is important to identify the most useful resources for the UPSC Exam.

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Know What Not To Read

Check out previous year's exam papers to know which part is important for the exam and which is not.

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Leverage online tools to make notes

You can take advantage of online tools like Google Docs, to prepare notes online. This will save your time. All you have to do is copy the content from the website and paste it into your doc.

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Keep Revising the Current Affairs

Current affairs keep on updating every day so its revision is necessary.

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How can I get current  affairs for UPSC?

Read the newspaper Daily PIB Review Gist of Yojana, Kurukshetra and other Magazines FMonthly editions of current affairs journals

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How many months of current affairs will be covered by UPSC?

There is no fixed duration for the current affairs to be covered by UPSC for the civil services exam. Still, a year or at least 6 months of current affairs must be prepared.

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How to cover current affairs for the UPSC exam?

Since there is no fixed syllabus for the current affairs section, candidates must have a detailed knowledge of the latest events globally held atleast 6 months prior to the date of examination.

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Where can beginners get the study material to prepare current affairs for the IAS Exam?

Reading the newspaper.

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