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India | Anant R Zanane | Thursday December 26, 2013
A senior IAS officer, on the brink of retirement, has been suspended in Uttar Pradesh because he allegedly delayed sanctioning funds for an all-weather swimming pool in Sefai, the village of chief minister Akhilesh Yadav.
India | Reported by A Vaidyanathan, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday October 31, 2013
The Supreme Court today said IAS officers will no more take oral instructions from their political bosses, and asked the Centre and states to set up a special panel to look into their transfers and promotions.
India | Reported by Sunetra Choudhury, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Wednesday September 25, 2013
The Centre is set to change rules to insulate officers from arbitrary 'punishment' by state governments, a move that appears to be a consequence of the alleged victimization of IAS officer Durga Shakti Nagpal by the Uttar Pradesh government.
India | Anant Zanane | Monday September 23, 2013
The Uttar Pradesh government has revoked the suspension of IAS officer Durga Shakti Nagpal. The 2009-batch officer, whose suspension on questionable grounds had triggered nationwide outrage, had met Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav along with her husban...
India | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Saturday September 21, 2013
IAS officer Durga Shakti Nagpal, whose suspension by the Uttar Pradesh government in July this year triggered nationwide outrage, met Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav along with her husband today. This was her first meeting with the chief minister since...
India | Anant Zanane | Thursday August 29, 2013
Sources say the Uttar Pradesh government has found discrepancies in Ms Nagpal's reply to its chargesheet accusing her of "poor administrative acumen and lack of foresight" by ordering a demolition that endangered communal harmony in the month of Ramz...
India | Edited by Nadim Asrar (with PTI inputs) | Wednesday August 28, 2013
Gautam Budhh Nagar District Magistrate Ravikant Singh, who had given a clean chit to suspended Uttar Pradesh IAS officer Durga Shakti Nagpal, has been transferred.
India | Reported by Rahul Srivastava, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Wednesday August 28, 2013
The Uttar Pradesh government is reviewing the case of IAS officer Durga Shakti Nagpal, whose suspension last month had triggered nationwide outrage and protests against the victimisation of officers.
India | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Monday August 26, 2013
His battle against the mining mafia in the southern part of Tamil Nadu has led to death threats, says V Sundaram, a senior bureaucrat in Tamil Nadu. He alleges that repeated requests by him for security have been ignored by the state government.
India | Written by Sudhi Ranjan Sen | Tuesday August 20, 2013
For the first time since young civil servant Durga Shakti Nagpal was suspended by the Uttar Pradesh Government for allegedly taking on the sand mining mafia, three central services - the Indian Administrative Service (IAS), the Indian Police Service ...
India | Press Trust of India | Monday August 19, 2013
The Supreme Court will take up a plea seeking contempt action against Uttar Pradesh government and Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav for suspending IAS officer Durga Shakti Nagpal for implementing its order on removing unauthorised religious structures o...
India | Edited by Nadim Asrar | Saturday August 17, 2013
Sources said the officer in her reply has claimed innocence after the Akhilesh Yadav government accused her of "poor administrative acumen and lack of foresight" for a decision that could cause communal tension during the month of Ramzan.
India | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Friday August 16, 2013
IAS officer Durga Shakti Nagpal, who was suspended by the Uttar Pradesh government last month for ordering the demolition of a mosque being built illegally on government land, has filed her reply to the charges by the state government.
India | Reported by A Vaidyanathan, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday August 16, 2013
The Supreme Court today issued notice to the Uttar Pradesh government on the arrest of well-known Dalit scholar Kamal Bharti for a Facebook post criticising IAS officer Durga Shakti Nagpal's suspension.
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday August 16, 2013
The Supreme Court today refused to interfere in the case of IAS Officer Durga Shakti Nagpal, whose suspension by the Uttar Pradesh government last month led to widespread outrage across the country.
India | Written by Saurabh Gupta | Monday August 12, 2013
A tehsildar in Hingoli district of Maharashtra was almost run over by a tractor carrying illegally mined sand from Penganga river on Saturday.
India | Written by Sidharth Pandey | Saturday August 10, 2013
The Centre today admitted that there was rampant illegal mining of sand along the Yamuna in Noida.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday August 9, 2013
A committee set up by the Environment Ministry has found evidence of illegal sand mining in Gautam Budh Nagar district in Uttar Pradesh, where IAS officer Durga Shakti Nagpal was recently suspended for reportedly cracking down on sand mining mafia, s...
India | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Friday August 9, 2013
Azam Khan, one of the senior-most leaders of Mulayam Singh Yadav's Samajwadi Party, has attacked the ruling Congress, calling its intervention on the Durga Shakti Nagpal suspension an "assault on the federal structure."
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh (With inputs from PTI) | Friday August 9, 2013
A senior Uttar Pradesh minister has hit out at the media for "glorifying" suspended Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer Durga Shakti Nagpal as "Goddess Durga".