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'Hooliganism by bureaucrats will not be tolerated': Kejriwal sends out stern message
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'Hooliganism by bureaucrats will not be tolerated': Kejriwal sends out stern message

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.

Counting stars: Generals, think before you flaunt your ranks
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Counting stars: Generals, think before you flaunt your ranks

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.

Government gives top bureaucrats new roles
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Government gives top bureaucrats new roles

The government on Wednesday gave some of its top bureaucrats additional charge of some key posts.

Haryana Home Secy's car knocks down war veteran Capt Dhanoa, but he proceeds to watch play
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Haryana Home Secy's car knocks down war veteran Capt Dhanoa, but he proceeds to watch play

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.

Disinterested babudom: Here's why PM Modi's grand intiatives are failing
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Disinterested babudom: Here's why PM Modi's grand intiatives are failing

When the NDA government took over, it did not transfer/ change key bureaucrats as it did not want to create a fear psychosis

Bureacrats fleeing from Modi's Delhi: A 'control freak' PM is not the only reason
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Bureacrats fleeing from Modi's Delhi: A 'control freak' PM is not the only reason

Narendra Modi's secret weapon in the Gujarat success story was supposed to have been the bureaucrat.

AAP's latest directive to babus: Meet public for an hour daily to address complaints
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AAP's latest directive to babus: Meet public for an hour daily to address complaints

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.

Caught in crossfire: Delhi babus are trapped between Kejriwal and a hard place
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Caught in crossfire: Delhi babus are trapped between Kejriwal and a hard place

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.

In democracy, bureaucracy and political intervention go hand in hand: PM Modi
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In democracy, bureaucracy and political intervention go hand in hand: PM Modi

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.

Modi-ji ban gaya family guy: Did babus just see the preview of a gentler PM?
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Modi-ji ban gaya family guy: Did babus just see the preview of a gentler PM?

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.

Dear Smriti Irani, stonewalling Arnab Goswami is not a good defence
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Dear Smriti Irani, stonewalling Arnab Goswami is not a good defence

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.

Karnataka IAS officer DK Ravi's death reveals a risky career best avoided
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Karnataka IAS officer DK Ravi's death reveals a risky career best avoided

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.

Burn after reading: Govt gives babus new guidelines on docs, Jet-Etihad deal among those leaked
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Burn after reading: Govt gives babus new guidelines on docs, Jet-Etihad deal among those leaked

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.

Only Hindi for babus? MHA readies translation of 41 English bureaucratic terms
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Only Hindi for babus? MHA readies translation of 41 English bureaucratic terms

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.

Haryana: New Khattar govt transfers 26 senior bureaucrats
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Haryana: New Khattar govt transfers 26 senior bureaucrats

In its first major administrative reshuffle, the new BJP government in Haryana led by Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar has transferred 26 senior bureaucrats.

Govt's austerity drive: No meetings in 5-star hotels or first class travel for babus
Economy

Govt's austerity drive: No meetings in 5-star hotels or first class travel for babus

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.

Haryana CM Khattar holds first meeting with state officials
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Haryana CM Khattar holds first meeting with state officials

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.

Satyapal Singh effect: Spike in ex-babus diving into politics ahead of polls
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Satyapal Singh effect: Spike in ex-babus diving into politics ahead of polls

Now, several retired officers and bureacrats, impressed by Singh's success, are knocking on the doors of political parties.

Former BSP MP appointed as advocate general of Uttar Pradesh
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Former BSP MP appointed as advocate general of Uttar Pradesh

Senior advocate of Allahabad high court and former MP Vijay Bahadur Singh has been appointed as the new advocate gof the state.

11 senior bureaucrats owe Maharashtra govt over Rs 44 lakh for overstaying
Economy

11 senior bureaucrats owe Maharashtra govt over Rs 44 lakh for overstaying

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.