New Delhi, April 22
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh today gave a pep talk to young civil servants, narrating how he entered public life to “wipe” the tears of the country’s citizens.
During an interaction with...
Chandigarh, April 5
Aiming at bringing transparency and accountability in the process of delivering services to public, Punjab Right to Service Commission on Friday asked nodal officers to ensure strict implementatio...
New Delhi, April 1
Senior IAS officer of Tamil Nadu cadre M F Farooqui today took charge as Telecom Secretary.Prior to his new posting, Farooqui was Secretary in the Department of Heavy Industry.Farooq...
Jammu, March 27
The Jammu and Kashmir government has ordered the promotion of ten officers belonging to Kashmir Administrative Services (KAS) in the state.Chief Minister Omar Abdullah in a Cabinet meeting...
Thiruvananthapuram, March 15
The State has been able to grow at 9.51 per cent during 2011-12 against the national average of 6.3 per cent. This is the highest growth recorded by the State during last decade. »
Bhopal, March 9
Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has appealed to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to discontinue the practice followed by the UPSC, wherein marks scored by civil services aspirants...
New Delhi, Mar 6
Aimed at overhauling civil service examinations, a new pattern giving more emphasis on assessing general studies and aptitude skills of aspirants has been notified by the government.The Civ...
New Delhi, Feb 27
The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) may soon allow candidates to write its exams in languages not included in the Eighth Schedule of the Constitution. A high-level committee appoi...
New Delhi, April 25
Of the total of 54 officers who did not submit their IPRs, a highest of six each are of Arunachal Pradesh-Goa-Mizoram-Union Territories (AGMUT), Chhattisgarh and Odisha cadres and five each of Madh...
New Delhi, April 17
Boosting domestic coal production crucial, says Plan panel member
Chandigarh, Apr 4
Senior IAS officer Ashok Khemka, who had kicked up a political storm alleging irregularities in land deals involving businessman Robert Vadra and DLF, was today again transferred by Haryana Govern...
New Delhi, Mar 28
Amid a nation-wide controversy, the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has withdrawn changes suggested by it in civil services mains examination, dropping mandatory English language paper requ...
New Delhi, March 21
India should as fast as possible adopt consumer price index (CPI) as main gauge of inflation, Parthasarathi Shome, Advisor to Finance Minister, has said.
Focusing wholly on wholesale...
New Delhi, Mar 10
Over 1,000 IAS officers have failed to submit their immovable property returns (IPRs) to the Government within the stipulated time frame this year. Of the total of 1,057 officers who did...
New Delhi, March 7
The Government today gave its nod to a Bill aimed at providing time-bound delivery of services such as passports, pensions and birth and death certificates, among others, to the citizens.
New Delhi, Mar 4
Senior IAS officer Jai Priye Prakash has been appointed as Additional Secretary in Department of Personnel and Training.
Prakash, a 1982 batch officer of Assam-Meghalaya cadre, is current...
February 20, 2013
In the early 1960s, food riots ravaged the city of Kolkata (then Calcutta), which led to the transfer of the then city Police Commissioner, ordered personally by the Union Home Minister, Gulzari L...