Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday sent out a stern message to senior bureaucrats, saying IAS officers who had issues working with his government were welcome to join the central government.
A Lt General's act of draping a boat with an official flag and three stars during the immersion of the ashes of a parent earlier this year, has taken the generals' fetish for rank consciousness to absurd levels.
If ever the dying OROP campaign needed a rallying point it came in spades when Haryana Home Secretary Anil Kumar’s car knocked down a 90 year old lady doctor Monday. She was also a 1962 war veteran.
When the NDA government took over, it did not transfer/ change key bureaucrats as it did not want to create a fear psychosis
Narendra Modi's secret weapon in the Gujarat success story was supposed to have been the bureaucrat.
Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia today held a meeting with senior officials and directed them to meet with public between 12 noon and 1 PM every day, a senior official said.
The Kejriwal government will need to refrain from the sort of petty vindictiveness where bureaucrats offices are locked for failing to adhere to their diktats.
Asserting that "political intervention" is necessary in a democracy, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday made it clear to bureaucrats not to view this as a hindrance for good governance.
India’s notoriously entitled babudom bore the first brunt of Modi sarkar’s acchey din. They were, one could say, the guinea pigs in Modi’s laboratory of change you could count on.
Union Minister for Human Resources Development Smriti Irani had a simple explanation for why there are so many reports against her in the media: she makes for good copy.
Till it's proven beyond reasonable doubt that Karnataka IAS officer DK Ravi had indeed committed suicide because of personal reasons as the government now claims, people in the state are justified in their suspicion of foul play because he had taken on the land and builder mafia.
The government is training its bureaucrats again on how to keep documents safe even as more details emerge in the CBI probe into the leak of documents.
To inculcate the habit of using Hindi among bureaucrats, the Home Ministry has prepared a list of Hindi translations of English terms that are used by the babus.
In its first major administrative reshuffle, the new BJP government in Haryana led by Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar has transferred 26 senior bureaucrats.
Unveiling an austerity drive to cut non-plan expenditure by 10 percent, the government has barred bureaucrats from travelling First Class on overseas visits and have been asked to use video conferencing as much as possible.
Hours after being sworn-in as the Haryana Chief Minister, Manohar Lal Khattar today urged the elected representatives of the state and the bureaucrats that the welfare of the people should be their ultimate aim.
Now, several retired officers and bureacrats, impressed by Singh's success, are knocking on the doors of political parties.
Senior advocate of Allahabad high court and former MP Vijay Bahadur Singh has been appointed as the new advocate gof the state.
More than 10 senior bureaucrats in Maharashtra, including some who have retired, owe the state government over Rs 44 lakhs for overstaying in official accommodation after service or post transfers, an RTI query has found.