Remembering Ajit Jogi: A staunch believer of sons-of-soil concept, JCC chief steered Chhattisgarh into statehood
Chhattisgarh and its capital Raipur will remember Ajit Pramod Jogi, one of the few leaders from the state with high national recall, for steering the two into the 21st century with an independent identity beyond the confines of Madhya Pradesh
Never aspired to become Tamil Nadu CM, says Rajinikanth; claims his plans for politics include 'different heads' for his prospective party
Superstar Rajinikanth on Thursday clarified that he never aspired to become the Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu and said his plans for politics include different heads for his prospective party and a possible government headed by it
Param Bir Singh, under whom ACB gave clean chit to Ajit Pawar, appointed as new Mumbai Police commissioner
Param Bir Singh, a 1988-batch IPS officer, was posted as the DG of Anti-Corruption Bureau before his appointment as the Mumbai Police Commissioner
Excerpt: Rakesh Maria's tell-all book narrates sensational cases including 26/11 attacks, Sheena Bora murder case
We also loaded some other stuff that we needed for the attack – haversacks, the rubber dinghy, her engine, and some provisions. We also shifted some excess stuff from the Kuber to Al-Husseini. Then the Al-Husseini turned back to Karachi with the four captured Indians and we proceeded towards Mumbai.
EPF account holders can now change exit date on portal; here is all you need to know about online updation
Earlier, employees' provident fund (EPF) subscribers had to depend on their former employers to declare the date of exit as the facility was not available online to EPF account holders.
A woman IPS officer has alleged that a rifleman of Assam Rifles physically assaulted and molested her at a check post near Moreh town in Manipur's Tengnoupal district
Former J&K governor advisor, K Vijay Kumar appointed senior security advisor in MHA; 67-year-old to be in position for one year from date of taking charge
1975-batch officer of the Indian Police Service will 'advise the ministry on security-related matters', said the order
Mumbai Police chief Sanjay Barve gets second three-month extension; 1987-batch IPS officer took over in February
Sanjay Barve, a 1987-batch IPS officer who took over as the Police Commissioner of Mumbai in February, was due to retire on 31 August, 2019
Lieutenant-governors of new Union Territories of Jammu and Kashmir, Ladakh take oath; Centre's reorganisation move comes into effect
The two Union Territories — Ladakh and Jammu and Kashmir — came into existence on Thursday after the Centre abrogated the special status of the state of Jammu and Kashmir and bifurcated it on 5 August
J&K reorganised into UTs of Jammu and Kashmir, Ladakh: Security under Centre's ambit; state constitution, Ranbir Penal Code abolished
The two union territories of Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh came into effect on the same day as Sardar Vallabhai Patel’s 144th birth anniversary under the Jammu and Kashmir Reorganisation Act.
Over 380 police personnel belonging to Ladakh and working in different places in Kashmir and Jammu regions will soon be transferred to Ladakh.
UPSC exams 2019: Question on ‘secularism’ objectionable, makes exercise to recruit civil servants flawed
If the question on secularism, asked in the UPSC exam, was drafting error then it can be overlooked, but if the tone was deliberate then it raises serious questions on propriety of the one who framed it, especially since the exam paper that is meant to recruit administrators whose conduct are tested on litmus of objectivity
Govt kickstarts process to appoint officials, divide assets between Jammu and Kashmir, Ladakh; both UTs to share a common HC
The government has kickstarted a process to appoint officials for the two Union Territories (UTs) of Ladakh and Jammu and Kashmir and to divide the assets between them
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
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
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
Yogi Adityanath govt cracks whip on corrupt Uttar Pradesh police officials by asking them to take compulsory retirement
The Uttar Pradesh government has started an operation to screen corrupt police officials who will be asked to take compulsory retirement, the state's top cop said Thursday
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
Karnataka IPS reshuffle: Alok Kumar appointed Bengaluru police commissioner; T Suneel Kumar to serve as ADGP Recruitment
In a major reshuffle of IPS officers in Karnataka, Alok Kumar has been appointed as Bengaluru's new police commissioner
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.