India’s membership of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) was formalised earlier this year (along with Pakistan).
10 Dec 2017 7:18 AM
No wonder the “Gujarat club” draws comparisons with the “Kerala club”, when Kerala cadre babus held sway during the UPA regime!
03 Dec 2017 12:12 AM
The Prime Minister’s Office is reportedly directly in charge of maintaining “discipline” among the ranks.
26 Nov 2017 5:28 AM
Initially, 25 organisations have been selected for development of the integrity index.
19 Nov 2017 5:56 AM
The Budget is likely to be presented on February 1, 2018 by finance minister Arun Jaitley.
12 Nov 2017 12:05 AM
Sources say that the IPS officers are peeved that IAS batches are being regularly upgraded, while they are not.
05 Nov 2017 12:01 AM
Lohani’s biggest decision has been to do away with a 36-year-old protocol that many believe led to the creation of a VIP culture in the Railways.
29 Oct 2017 12:48 AM
The JCA is also supposed to discuss similar requests from the states of Arunachal Pradesh and Mizoram.
22 Oct 2017 1:06 AM
The Economic Advisory Council will report directly to the PM on issues of “macro-economic importance”.
15 Oct 2017 12:57 AM
Sources say that state governments have been disinclined to make any investments in police, which has led to slow pace of modernisation.
08 Oct 2017 1:11 AM
An exercise has been quietly launched to overhaul the Union home ministry and make it 21st century-ready.
02 Oct 2017 12:45 AM
There are an estimated 5.2 million Central government employees currently working in India, excluding the defence personnel.
24 Sep 2017 12:22 AM
The new system has not only helped officials to get rid of pending grievances instantly but also saved their time.
17 Sep 2017 12:20 AM
The Centre is considering the creation of a secure communications ecosystem for its officials, specially those working in the defence sector.
10 Sep 2017 12:22 AM
Transfers, though disruptive, are accepted as a normal part of babudom. But frequent transfers can be frustrating.
03 Sep 2017 12:53 AM
The last five years have witnessed over 450 railway accidents claiming more than 800 lives.
27 Aug 2017 5:39 AM
Plastics above 50 microns in thickness were permissible.
20 Aug 2017 12:54 AM
Since 2014 the Modi government has sacked about 400 officers, including IAS and IPS, for under performance.
13 Aug 2017 3:25 AM
It’s hard to keep a whistleblower down, as the Haryana government has often discovered in its dealings with IAS officer Ashok Khemka.
06 Aug 2017 12:28 AM
West Bengal babus continue to face the brunt of the chill between chief minister Mamata Banerjee and the Centre.
30 Jul 2017 12:21 AM