The Biggest Stories of March 23, 2015
Mar 23, 2015
India News | Reported by Maya Sharma | Monday March 30, 2015
A state legislator in Karnataka is now being investigated for allegedly threatening a junior of senior bureaucrat DK Ravi, whose death is being investigated by the country's premier investigating agency, the CBI.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday March 29, 2015
A contempt of court petition against Karnataka government and three others was filed in the High Court yesterday by the husband of a woman IAS officer who was a batchmate of upright bureaucrat DK Ravi into whose mysterious death a CBI probe has been ...
India News | Reported by Sneha Mary Koshy | Wednesday March 25, 2015
The family of DK Ravi, the IAS officer found hanging in his home in Bengaluru last week, has alleged that vital CCTV footage has been deleted by investigators.
India News | Reported by Sneha Mary Koshy, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday March 24, 2015
IAS officer DK Ravikumar, who was found hanging in his home in Bengaluru last week, allegedly sent a woman batch-mate a text message that is likely to be treated as his suicide note, say sources.
India News | Reported by Sneha Mary Koshy, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday March 23, 2015
Amid protests over the death of IAS officer DK Ravikumar, who was found hanging in his home in Bengaluru last week, the Karnataka government has handed over the case to the Central Bureau of Investigation.
Karnataka News | Press Trust of India | Monday March 23, 2015
Protests continued for the sixth consecutive day in different parts of Karnataka on Sunday demanding a CBI probe into the mysterious death of an IAS officer, as the state government is all set to make its stand known in the Assembly today.
Karnataka News | Written by Sneha Mary Koshy | Sunday March 22, 2015
The Karnataka High Court today barred the state government from making public any interim report on the probe into the "unnatural death" of IAS officer DK Ravikumar. The order comes a day after Chief Minister Siddaramaiah said that the government's s...
Blog | Neetha Raj M | Saturday March 21, 2015
"Hey, come on why are you studying so much, you bookworm? Enjoy life, have fun" - these were the words thrown at my friend Pradayini when day and night made no difference to her for her IAS preparation.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday March 21, 2015
Amid a growing chorus for a CBI probe into the mysterious death of an IAS officer, Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah today asserted that the government was not protecting anybody and would make its stand known in the Assembly on Monday.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday March 21, 2015
The central IAS officers today demanded that the investigation into the death of IAS officer DK Ravi in Karnataka under mysterious circumstances should be handed over to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI).
India News | Reported by Maya Sharma; edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Saturday March 21, 2015
Hours after Congress president Sonia Gandhi asked Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah to hand over the probe into the death of IAS officer DK Ravikumar to CBI, the state government is all set to do so, said sources.
Cities | Reported by Saurabh Gupta, Edited by Shailaja Neelakantan | Saturday March 21, 2015
A senior IAS officer has been arrested by the Pune Police on charges of molestation and rape of four minors after a local corporator in Pune brought the allegations to the notice of the police. The officer, 58-year-old MH Sawant, Director General of...
Karnataka News | Reported by Maya Sharma; edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Thursday March 19, 2015
There is a pitched political battle now on in Karnataka as the opposition demands that the investigation into the death of IAS officer DK Ravi be handed over to the Central Bureau of Investigation or CBI and the government insists that the state's Cr...
India News | Reported by Maya Sharma and Sudhi Ranjan Sen, Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Friday March 20, 2015
Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh told Parliament today that he is ready to order a CBI investigation into the death of 36-year-old IAS officer DK Ravi if the Karnataka Chief Minister recommends it. But in the face of intense pressure, the Congress g...
Bangalore News | Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Thursday March 19, 2015
Home minister Rajnath Singh has spoken to Karnataka chief minister Siddaramaiah and advised the state to opt for a CBI inquiry in the death of IAS officer DK Ravikumar, sources told NDTV.
India News | Agencies | Thursday March 19, 2015
Amidst rising public anger over the mysterious death of Indian Administrative Service officer DK Ravi, several IAS officers in Karnataka have signed an online petition addressed to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, seeking a probe by the Central Bureau o...
Karnataka News | Reported by Maya Sharma and Edited by Abhishek Chakraborty | Thursday March 19, 2015
The parents of IAS officer DK Ravi have demanded that investigation into his death be handed over to the Central Bureau of Investigation. They are sitting in protest at the Karnataka state assembly a day after they performed the last rites for their ...
Karnataka News | Edited by Mala Das | Wednesday March 18, 2015
Union Law Minister Sadananda Gowda of the BJP will meet Home Minister Rajnath Singh today to demand a CBI inquiry into the death of 36-year-old IAS officer DK Ravikumar, after Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah said there was no need for an invest...
India News | Written by Maya Sharma | Wednesday March 18, 2015
Karnatka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah has rejected the opposition's demand for a CBI inquiry into the death of 36-year-old IAS officer DK Ravi. Speaking exclusively to NDTV, Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah said, "It will be a CID (Crime Investig...
People | Reported by Maya Sharma, Edited by Veer Arjun Singh | Wednesday March 18, 2015
DK Ravi's profile picture on Facebook features a young man in blue jeans, a t-shirt and a leather jacket. Alongside, in the comments section, before the deep scroll of "Rest in Peace" and "RIPs," there are messages of adulation, of inspiration and as...
India News | Reported by Maya Sharma, Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Tuesday March 17, 2015
Amid an outpouring of grief, protesters hit the streets in Karnataka's Bengaluru and Kolar today, demanding that the death of 36-year-old IAS officer DK Ravikumar be investigated by the Central Bureau of Investigation or CBI, as many questioned the p...
Bangalore News | Edited by Toral Varia Deshpande | Tuesday March 17, 2015
An Indian Administrative Service officer, who took on sand mafia in Kolar district of Karnataka, allegedly committed suicide on Monday by hanging himself at his official residence in Bengaluru's posh Koramangla locality. An officer of 2009 batch, 36-...
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday March 3, 2015
Senior IAS officer KK Sharma will be the next Chief Secretary of Delhi, a choice that is also acceptable to the AAP government.
South | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Thursday January 29, 2015
C Umashankar, a Tamil Nadu bureaucrat, is trending on social media after a run-in with the state government, which has barred him from preaching at church on his days off from work.