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Dilip Cherian

Dilli Ka Babu: Is Modi sarkar Failing the test?

The appointment of Vineet Chawdhary as chief secretary of Himachal Pradesh by the BJP has, once again, focused attention on the appraisal system.

18 Feb 2018 5:06 AM

Dilli Ka Babu: Turf war erupts

As often reported in this column earlier, J&K continues to face a deficit of IAS officers, which is hampering governance in the state.

11 Feb 2018 12:11 AM

Dilli Ka Babu: Housing blues

The government has created the new division after realising the need to keep a tab on crimes dominating the Internet space.

04 Feb 2018 12:38 AM

Dilli Ka Babu: Modi talks social media to cops

Sources say that the focus of Modi’s address was the importance of social media in the context of cyber security.

28 Jan 2018 12:36 AM

Dilli Ka Babu: Rise of the non-IAS babus

The most recent example is the naming of 10 new joint secretaries last month, of which five are from the non-IAS services.

21 Jan 2018 1:34 AM

Dilli Ka Babu: Panel to study national anthem

The panel will be headed by Brij Raj Sharma, special secretary in the ministry of home affairs in charge of border affairs.

14 Jan 2018 12:50 AM

Dilli Ka Babu: No action on corrupt officers

Sources say that the DopT has designed an online module for the purpose of filing of the IPR.

07 Jan 2018 12:39 AM

Dilli Ka Babu: Red tape hurting Vigilance sleuths

The vigilance department is also facing a “perception” problem, with the CBI seemingly enjoying more trust and credibility among the public.

31 Dec 2017 1:36 AM

HRD ministry’s Testing problem

Currently, these bodies conduct tests such as Joint Entrance Examination, NEET and National Eligibility Test among others.

24 Dec 2017 5:21 AM

Dilli Ka Babu: Women officers to the fore

Sources say that with Karnataka Assembly elections approaching, the government did not want to ruffle feathers in the bureaucracy.

17 Dec 2017 12:12 AM