Why is it that the IAS seems to be the only service that still prides itself on being generalist with no fixed tenure?
The recent two-year increase in the age limit of 54 years for induction into IAS and IPS from state civil services will be applicable from this year onwards, the Centre has said.
Anger spilled on to the streets of Karnataka on Tuesday and locals called for a shutdown in Kolar district, following the death of IAS officer D K Ravi
The West Bengal government has accepted the resignation of Chairman of the state Public Service Commission (PSC) SK Nurul Haque, who resigned from the post recently on health grounds.
President Pranab Mukherjee today asked young officers of the Indian Administrative Service (IAS) to be proactive, innovative and responsive while working for the vulnerable and poor sections of the society.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today asked IAS probationers to keep public interest foremost while discharging their official duties and responsibilities and said the officers should judge themselves by what difference they made to the life the poor.
IAS officer Shyam Vinod Meena has been appointed as Private Secretary to Minister of State for Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation Sanwar Lal Jat.
The Centre has decided to amend rules to check arbitrary suspension of IAS, IPS and IFoS officials and to bring in uniformity in procedure to be followed for conducting disciplinary proceedings against them.
The Centre has provisionally allocated IAS and IPS officers to newly-formed state of Telangana and residuary Andhra Pradesh and allowed them with a limited-time option of swapping their cadres.
The Centre has sought views from state governments on increasing the present age limit of 54 for induction of state service officers into IAS and IPS among others.