The oddity that the Government has actually provided a prescription for burns when the malaise is cancer has been lost on everyone. The protesters never asked for removal of the English comprehension questions!
Now onwards the aspirants for the UPSC will get two more attempts for the most coveted examinations as the the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has effected major changes in norms of civil services examination. They will also get consequential age relaxations from this year onwards. “Every candidate appearing for […]
The Uttar Pradesh Government on Saturday transferred 25 IAS officers, including district magistrate of Lucknow, an official spokesman said in Lucknow. The Government has put Lucknow District Magistrate Anurag Yadav on the wait list while Rajshekhar, District Magistrate of Allahabad, has been posted in his place, he said. The Government […]
Officers of the three premier services — IAS, IPS and IFoS — will now spend a minimum of two years at each posting and any exception in the form of transfers or new appointments will only be done upon the recommendation of a civil services board, according to new rules aimed at checking political interference.
The Supreme Court on Friday refused to frame guidelines for providing mandatory cooling off period to retired bureaucrats and police officials during which they will not be allowed to accept any Government assignment. “We cannot issue such direction,” a bench headed by Chief Justice P Sathasivam said while dismissing a […]
CBI on Monday filed a chargesheet in a special court in Bangalore charging against a mining company, its top executives and two retired IAS officers in Rs 1232.39 crore mining scam in Karnataka. The agency has pressed charges of criminal conspiracy, theft, criminal trespass along with relevant provisions of the […]
Children of divorced or those born to illegally wedded wife of a deceased all India services officer are entitled to get family pensions, according to new rules notified by the Central Government. “Where the deceased member of service or pensioner is survived by a widow but has left behind eligible […]
Gautam Budh Nagar (Noida) District Magistrate, Ravikant Singh, has been transferred by Uttar Pradesh administration for holding suspend IAS officer Durga Shakti Nagpal “blemish-free”. Singh will be replaced by Hiralal Gupta as Noida’s new District Magistrate. The SP Government in Uttar Pradesh has constantly justified its decision for suspending Nagpal for ordering […]
Irked over unjustified suspensions of civil servants, representatives of three All India Services associations on Monday demanded changes in rules in this regard to check any such abuse of power by state Governments. The demand was made by representatives of Indian Administrative Service (IAS), Indian Police Service (IPS) and Indian […]