Hyderabad, Nov. 6
P. Rajagopal Reddy today assumed charge as member (finance), Andhra Pradesh Electricity Regulatory Commission. On behalf of the State Governor, Chief Secretary P.K.Mohanty administered the oath of...
New Delhi, Nov. 5
The Government has appointed Alok Johri as Member (Mechanical) in the Railway Board. He took charge on Tuesday. Prior to this, he served as General Manager of North Central Railway...
New Delhi, Oct 31
In a path-breaking verdict, the Supreme Court today said bureaucrats should not act on verbal orders given by political bosses as it sought an end to frequent transfers and suggested a fixed tenur...
October 8, 2013
Western Europe has zero tolerance for corruption in public office.
New Delhi, Oct 1
Former Foreign Secretary Ranjan Mathai has been appointed as country’s High Commissioner to the United Kingdom.
“He is expected to take up his assignment shortly,” External Affairs Minist...
New Delhi, Sep 22
A high-level panel headed by Economic Affairs Secretary Arvind Mayaram is likely to submit its report on alleged irregularities at the National Spot Exchange Ltd (NSEL) on Monday to the Finance Mi...
New Delhi, Sept 9
The government has eased norms and allowed bureaucrats and their dependent family members to get medical treatment abroad at state cost.
A member of All India Services – Indian Administra...
New Delhi, Sep 3
If you thought taxpayer money was flowing only into dull and drab sectors such as coal, mining among others, think again. The Indian Council of Cultural Relations (ICCR) spent an “u...
New Delhi, Nov 11
Senior IPS officer Subhas Goswami today took charge as new Director General of paramilitary Indo—Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) which guards the sensitive frontier with China.Goswami, a 1977-...
New Delhi, Nov 6
The government today appointed Prem Narain as the Secretary of Overseas Indian Affairs Ministry in place of Rajiv Mehrishi, who is now new Fertilisers Secretary.According to an official rel...
November 1, 2013
The article “Japan’s culture of learning on the job” (Business Line, November, 1) provided valuableinsights. No wonder the Japanese could rise from the ashes after World War II. Jap...
Chennai, Oct. 16
Why do civil servants learn horse riding as a part of their IAS training programme even in today’s world? Why did a Prime Minister fail to push through an amendment to the Privy Purse Amendment Bi...
Ghaziabad, Oct 4
Residents of Ghaziabad can now complain against the deteriorating law and order situation as well as the water and power crisis on Facebook.The district administration has decided to reach...
Lucknow, Sept 22
A day after she met Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav, the Uttar Pradesh government today revoked the suspension of woman IAS officer Durga Sakhti Nagpal.
“The state government has revoked th...
New Delhi, Sept 15
A panel of secretaries, headed by Economic Affairs Secretary Arvind Mayaram, is likely to meet on September 18 to review developments at payment crisis-hit National Spot Exchange Ltd (NSEL).»
Ahmedabad, Sept 3
Controversial IPS officer D G Vanzara, suspended and behind the bars in a string of fake encounter cases, has resigned from service accusing Narendra Modi government of having failed to protect th...
Lucknow, Aug. 29
The Uttar Pradesh Government on Thursday ordered an inquiry into the case of suspended IAS officer Durga Shakti Nagpal, a day after she filed her reply to the charge-sheet served on her.