The posting is part of a unique and fairly new initiative started by the Central government last year to groom bureaucrats at the Centre.
14 Jul 2019 12:16 AM
The only change is that this task will not be performed by the UPSC and instead will be processed through the Niti Aayog.
07 Jul 2019 12:28 AM
There is also a school of thought that a civil service background does not necessarily make someone a better minister.
30 Jun 2019 12:36 AM
The government has removed 15 senior Indian Revenue Service (IRS) officers from service.
23 Jun 2019 2:39 AM
A carelessly worded tweet has landed Maharashtra IAS officer Nidhi Choudhari’s career in hot water.
16 Jun 2019 9:27 AM
A departmental action by the state government, based on these charges, may result in the DGP’s termination.
09 Jun 2019 12:07 AM
There is intense speculation whether the term of principal secretary to the PM Nripendra Misra will be renewed.
02 Jun 2019 6:39 AM
Out of 13 shortlisted candidates, four have reportedly expressed unwillingness for the coveted positions, leaving only nine candidates in the fray.
26 May 2019 12:12 AM
The Modi sarkar has been working at streamlining the bureaucracy, to cut out the deadwood from the government.
19 May 2019 5:07 AM
While it is mandatory to fill a cadre post with a cadre officer, there is provision for an exception.
12 May 2019 12:05 AM
While nearly 6,000 candidates had applied for the posts, only 2 per cent of them qualified for the interview stage.
05 May 2019 1:00 AM
The Tribunal noted that the unauthorised period of absence of the applicant was six years and one month.
28 Apr 2019 4:56 AM
Kerala chief secretary Tom Jose is the bad books of the state government.
21 Apr 2019 5:21 AM
In the past, customs authorities in India have detected a few cases of smuggling to and from China.
14 Apr 2019 12:05 AM
The government cannot afford to be indifferent given how public perception might be impacted in this election season.
07 Apr 2019 1:47 AM
It is said that employee unions were still a roadblock to the divestment of Air India, slowing down the winding up process.
31 Mar 2019 2:26 AM
However, the babu has finally managed to score yet another moral victory, this time over the Manohar Lal Khattar government.
24 Mar 2019 12:15 AM
The slow progress, say our sources, is due to the need to carefully shepherd the policy through the thicket of babu opposition.
17 Mar 2019 5:59 AM
The recalcitrant babus will of course fall in line in due course, but clearly it is one task that they undertake most reluctantly.
10 Mar 2019 12:08 AM
It is rare to put such senior officers under an inordinately long wait.
03 Mar 2019 12:43 AM