Monday January 5, 2015
PESB had in November recommended Bhattacharya, a 1985 batch IAS officer, for the post of Chairman and Managing Director of Coal India. The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet had later cleared his name for the top job at CIL.
Monday November 3, 2014
In yet another secretary-level change, the government on Monday appointed Hasmukh Adhia, a 1981 Gujarat cadre IAS officer, as the new Financial Services Secretary, replacing G S Sandhu.
South | Press Trust of India | Friday October 17, 2014
19 former contract employees of Administrative Training Institute (ATI) in Mysore were arrested on Thursday in connection with the assault on an IAS official after she dug out alleged irregularities.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday October 11, 2014
Indian Administrative Service officer Abhishek Singh, husband of Durga Shakti Nagpal whose suspension as Sub-Divisional Magistrate had triggered a controversy, was today suspended by Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav for allegedly treating ...
India | Reported by Rajiv P Pathak, Edited by Sanchari Bhattacharya | Tuesday September 30, 2014
Pradeep Sharma, a senior Gujarat bureaucrat who was suspended in 2010, has been arrested in a corruption case. Mr Sharma has, in court and elsewhere, claimed that he is being persecuted in Prime Minister Narendra Modi's home state for exposing that ...
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday September 18, 2014
The Supreme Court today dismissed the petition filed by the Tamil Nadu government challenging the order of the Madras High Court appointing an IAS officer to inspect and verify steps taken to stop illegal mining in the state.
South | Written by A Vaidyanathan | Tuesday September 16, 2014
The Tamil Nadu government has approached the Supreme Court challenging the appointment of a whistleblower IAS officer by the Madras High Court to inspect mining activities in the state.
India | Reported by Sam Daniel, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday September 11, 2014
A senior IAS officer in Tamil Nadu was transferred twice in 48 hours last week.
Press Trust of India | Saturday August 23, 2014
Former BCCI president Inderjit Singh Bindra spent 36 years as cricket administrator. Vice-president and senior IAS officer, DP Reddy has overtaken as new Punjab Cricket Association head.
Monday August 18, 2014
S Sundareshan, a retired IAS officer, has quit as Mission Director of the Direct Benefit Transfer (DBT) scheme, according to official sources.
India | A Vaidyanathan | Tuesday August 12, 2014
The Supreme Court today reserved its order on suspended IAS officer Pradeep Sharma's plea to transfer four cases filed against him by the Gujarat government to CBI.
India | Reported by Anand Kumar Patel, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Wednesday August 6, 2014
Haryana IAS officer Pradeep Kasni, who has reportedly been transferred 60 times in 30 years, has been shunted out again, days after he took on the Haryana government by red-flagging questionable appointments made by Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hoo...
India | Reported by Anand Kumar Patel, Edited by Sanchari Bhattacharya | Tuesday August 5, 2014
Haryana IAS officer Pradeep Kasni, who took on the state government by objecting to appointments made by Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda recently, has been shunted out.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday July 30, 2014
Senior IAS officer Shakuntla Jakhu will be the new chief secretary of Haryana, Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda announced today.
India | Reported by Anand Kumar Patel, Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Tuesday July 29, 2014
Haryana chief secretary SC Chaudhary, who courted controversy by threatening a junior officer for refusing to go along with a contentious move by chief minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda, has apologised for his conduct.
India | Reported by Anand Kumar Patel; Edited by Mala Das | Tuesday July 29, 2014
The text message sent to Haryana bureaucrat Pradeep Kasni seemed like a clear threat. "I dare you to show this SMS".
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday July 15, 2014
IAS officer Ashok Khemka, who alleges that he was persecuted for taking on Congress president Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra, has been recommended for deputation in Prime Minister Narendra Modi's office, sources say.
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday June 19, 2014
R Ramanujam, Secretary in the Prime Minister's Office (PMO), has got a three-month extension till September this year.
Monday June 16, 2014
Weeks ahead of the budget, Shaktikanta Das, a Tamil Nadu batch IAS officer, has taken charge as Revenue Secretary replacing Rajiv Takru.
Saturday June 14, 2014
Shaktikanta Das, a 1980 batch IAS officer, was on Saturday appointed as the Revenue Secretary, replacing Rajiv Takru.
Election 2014 | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday May 8, 2014
IAS officer Pranjal Yadav, who finds himself in the eye of a controversy over a Narendra Modi rally in Varanasi, has drawn both censure and praise in the last 24 hours.
Tuesday April 15, 2014
Mayaram, a 1978 batch Rajasthan cadre IAS officer has been holding charge as the Economic Affairs Secretary since 2012 and will continue to look after the Department of Economic Affairs.
India | Written by Rohit Bhan | Wednesday April 2, 2014
The Gujarat High Court on Wednesday rejected suspended IAS officer Pradeep Sharma's plea seeking direction to lodge a FIR against Chief Minister Narendra Modi in the snoop-gate scandal.
Election 2014 | Sneha Mary Koshy | Tuesday April 1, 2014
A four-time Congress MP is pitted against a former IAS officer and a celebrated war correspondent in the battle for Ernakulam in Kerala, which goes to polls on April 10.