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Article 370 to be revoked: How Union Territories of J&K and Ladakh will be served by administrative services
India

Article 370 to be revoked: How Union Territories of J&K and Ladakh will be served by administrative services

The existing All India Service Officers — namely IAS, IPS and IFS of Jammu and Kashmir cadre — will be allocated to serve in the Union Territory (UT) of Jammu and Kashmir and Union Territory of Ladakh

Rajiv Kumar appointed as new finance secratary: Officer from Jharkhand cadre credited with undertaking reforms in banking sector
India

Rajiv Kumar appointed as new finance secratary: Officer from Jharkhand cadre credited with undertaking reforms in banking sector

Rajiv Kumar, currently serving as Financial Services Secretary, was on Tuesday designated as the new Finance Secretary.

UPSC declares results of preliminary exam, 2019; here's the road ahead for civil services aspirants
India

UPSC declares results of preliminary exam, 2019; here's the road ahead for civil services aspirants

This is the first stage of a three-stage examination conducted by UPSC to select candidates for prestigious Indian Administrative Service (IAS), Indian Foreign Service (IFS), Indian Police Service (IPS) and various other central services.

Narendra Modi govt forced 312 'corrupt' or 'inefficient' officials to retire between July 2014 and May 2019, Centre tells Lok Sabha
India

Narendra Modi govt forced 312 'corrupt' or 'inefficient' officials to retire between July 2014 and May 2019, Centre tells Lok Sabha

Between July 2014 and May 2019, as many as 312 government officials found to be allegedly corrupt or inefficient were mandatorily retired by the Narendra Modi government in public interest, Centre tells Lok Sabha

BMC chief Praveen Pardeshi blames climate change for Mumbai flooding, says 550 mm rainfall in last two days highest in two decades
India

BMC chief Praveen Pardeshi blames climate change for Mumbai flooding, says 550 mm rainfall in last two days highest in two decades

Mumbai municipal chief Praveen Pardeshi has blamed climate change and geographic phenomena for heavy rains in a short period of time and subsequent flooding in the city.

K Shanmugam appointed as Tamil Nadu Chief Secretary, JK Tripathy is new police chief
India

K Shanmugam appointed as Tamil Nadu Chief Secretary, JK Tripathy is new police chief

The Tamil Nadu government named K Shanmugam as Chief Secretary with the incumbent Girija Vaidyanathan retiring tomorrow and JK Tripathy as the Director General of Police.

Bureaucrats beware: Narendra Modi 2.0 gives bureaucracy a taste of what working for a strong govt is going to be like
India

Bureaucrats beware: Narendra Modi 2.0 gives bureaucracy a taste of what working for a strong govt is going to be like

After a long gap, the bureaucracy has been unambiguously told to align itself with the government’s agenda and do what is expected. But it may take a little longer for Indian bureaucrats to shake off their tone-deafness accumulated over decades and recognise the real message

INLD reorganises national body, retains jailed Om Prakash Chautala as party chief; Ashok Arora to be senior vice-president
Politics

INLD reorganises national body, retains jailed Om Prakash Chautala as party chief; Ashok Arora to be senior vice-president

The Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) reorganised its national body, retaining jailed Om Prakash Chautala, former chief minister as the party president

Maharashtra IAS officer stirs row for 'praising' Nathuram Godse; Opposition demands action from Devendra Fadnavis
India

Maharashtra IAS officer stirs row for 'praising' Nathuram Godse; Opposition demands action from Devendra Fadnavis

Congress spokesperson Randeep Singh Surjewala on Sunday asked Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis to initiate action against an IAS officer who praised Mahatma Gandhi's killer Nathuram Godse.

Supreme Court agrees to hear plea against Delhi HC verdict quashing cadre allocation of IAS, IPS officers from 2018 batch
India

Supreme Court agrees to hear plea against Delhi HC verdict quashing cadre allocation of IAS, IPS officers from 2018 batch

The high court had said that it was inclined to grant relief to petitioners considering that they have approached the court at the very earliest and at a stage when neither IAS nor IPS officers of the 2018 batch have commenced their on-site training which is cadre-specific.

Partisanship, malafide on part of election observers will lead to ruthless action, says CEC Sunil Arora
India

Partisanship, malafide on part of election observers will lead to ruthless action, says CEC Sunil Arora

Chief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora Tuesday said that even a trace of proven malafide or partisanship on the part of state chief electoral officers and election observers during the Lok Sabha polls would lead to "ruthless action" against them.

League of  Extraordinary Bureaucrats
India

League of Extraordinary Bureaucrats

Septuagenarian bureaucrats like Nripendra Misra and Bimal Jalan have been reinventing themselves to stay relevant even now

UPSC Civil Service Online Registration 2019: Submission of online applications ends today; apply at upsc.gov.in
India

UPSC Civil Service Online Registration 2019: Submission of online applications ends today; apply at upsc.gov.in

The online application form submission for the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) Civil Services Examination 2019 will be closed on Monday (18 March, 2019). Those who wish to apply for the UPSC Civil Services Examination can submit the application form on the official website - upsc.gov.in.

Chhattisgarh govt carries out major bureaucratic reshuffle, transfers 40 IAS, two IFS officials; 12 district collectors also changed
India

Chhattisgarh govt carries out major bureaucratic reshuffle, transfers 40 IAS, two IFS officials; 12 district collectors also changed

In a major bureaucratic reshuffle, the Chhattisgarh government has transferred 40 Indian Administrative Service (IAS) and two Indian Forest Service (IFS) officials in the state

Senior diplomat Sunjay Sudhir appointed as India's envoy to Maldives; 1993 batch IFS officer to take charge shortly
India

Senior diplomat Sunjay Sudhir appointed as India's envoy to Maldives; 1993 batch IFS officer to take charge shortly

Senior diplomat Sunjay Sudhir has been appointed as India's Ambassador to the Maldives, the Ministry of External Affairs announced on Monday.

Finance secretary Ajay Narayan Jha gets one-month extension; appointed member of 15th Finance Commission
Business

Finance secretary Ajay Narayan Jha gets one-month extension; appointed member of 15th Finance Commission

The appointments committee of the Cabinet has approved extension in service of Jha, finance secretary and secretary, department of expenditure, for a period of one month beyond his superannuation

Uttar Pradesh women IAS officers displeased with 'regressive' amended child care leave policy, say it goes against equality
India

Uttar Pradesh women IAS officers displeased with 'regressive' amended child care leave policy, say it goes against equality

The new rules, applicable throughout the country, came into effect through a notification on 11 December, 2018.

Firstpost Editor's Picks: SP-BSP tie-up, Shah Faesal on Kashmir, Gaya victim's family claims torture; today's must-read stories
India

Firstpost Editor's Picks: SP-BSP tie-up, Shah Faesal on Kashmir, Gaya victim's family claims torture; today's must-read stories

Shah Faesal said the right to self-determination is part of the Kashmir solution and there is a need to rework relations between New Delhi and Kashmir.

J&K BJP says Shah Faesal lied in press conference to create wedge in peaceful society; claims ex-IAS officer playing in hands of anti-India forces
India

J&K BJP says Shah Faesal lied in press conference to create wedge in peaceful society; claims ex-IAS officer playing in hands of anti-India forces

The Jammu and Kashmir BJP termed former IAS officer Shah Faesal's remarks at his press conference on Friday day as lies.

Shah Faesal leaves IAS, will contest 2019 Lok Sabha election; Omar Abdullah welcomes him to 'fold of politicians'
Politics

Shah Faesal leaves IAS, will contest 2019 Lok Sabha election; Omar Abdullah welcomes him to 'fold of politicians'

IAS officer Shah Faesal, the first Kashmiri to top civil services, has announced that he is resigning from his post to enter active politics ahead of the 2019 Lok Sabha elections.