Invitation : Attend OPEN Classes on Current Affairs for Mains 2017 on 16th & 17th at 11AM

Walk in to the Test Center at 11AM Today or Register for the 2 Days Open Classes, or enroll for the ONLINE / OFFLINE Current Affairs for Mains 2017 by visiting the below link http://blog.forumias.com/currentaffairs2017. A registration fee of Rs. 50/day is charged for the two day event to have a correct estimate of the number of people attending.

Does one need to follow PIB regularly?

I am following the Hindu regularly. Do I also need to follow PIB for current affairs or will Hindu suffice for both prelims and mains? As it takes about 1 hour to finish the Hindu, following PIB will add one more hour to it.
Do the monthly compilation booklets by Vision etc cover topics from PIB? I am asking this as I am a newbie and don't have much idea about these monthly compilations.
·

Comments

  • The Roi on doing pib separately is not great. Vision compilations do incorporate some issues from pib but not all.
    Doing Hindu daily with a monthly compilation like vision would be sufficient. But if you do feel the need, then I would suggest go for Pib compilations from some coaching rather than doing the primary source.
    There is no peace for the living.
    ·
  • No need bhai....u ll get compilations for that and that ll suffice
    prelims 3 ...mains 2+3rd 2017...interview 1(no rank)
    cutoff----kejriwal's range(-+3)
    ·
  • Thanks :smile:
    ·
  • Pib monthly magazines are available free..Just google search "pib monthly magazines" . Just 2 hours a month is enough instead of daily 1 hour.
    ·
  • Iasbaba gives pib monthly Compilations thatis very much sufficient
    ·
Sign In or Join to comment.

Courses by ForumIAS for CSE
ForumIAS is trusted by over 10,000+ students for their Prelims, Mains and Interview Preparation and we currently run several assistance programs to help students from Civil Services prelims preparation to rank upgradation to IAS. You can enroll for these programs by making the payment through the links below

1. Mains Guidance Program 2017 - July 1st : Batch C ( 24 Seats | 21 GS + Essay Tests ) | Test Plan | Payment Link |
2. Mains Guidance Program 2017 - 7th August : Batch D ( 50 Seats| 8 GS Tests ) | Test Plan | Payment Link
3. Current Affairs Classes for Mains 2017 (OFFLINE) - 16th August - ( 200 Issues for Mains 2017 ) | Class Plan | Enrollment Link
4. Current Affairs (Online) Classes for Mains 2017 - 20th August | Details | Enrollment Link
5. Prelims Test Series 2018 - Coming Soon 6. Mains Guidance Program for Mains 2018 - Coming soon

UPCOMING EVENTS by ForumIAS
1. Open Session on DAF Filling : What you fill in your Detailed Application form, will decide the marks you get in the Interview, the service that you will get and the state you will live in , for the rest of your life. Last but not the least, it will also decide who you will marry. Don't make mistakes. Join us for an open session on filling up the DAF. We will be assisted by ForumIAS Members who have secured a service or rank in this initiative.

Welcome!

We are a secret self-moderated community for Civil Services preparation. Feel free to join, start a discussion, answer a question or just to say Thank you.

Just dont spread the word ;)

Sign in or join with Facebook or Google

Subscribe to ForumIAS Blog