Former IAS officer Deepak Gupta appointed as UPSC chief

Former IAS officer Deepak has been appointed as new chairman of UPSC.

New Delhi: Former IAS officer Deepak Gupta has been appointed as new chairman of UPSC, breaking away from the tradition of appointing the chief from the serving members of the Commission. Former IAS officer More...

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Winter session from Monday likely to be stormy

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that the budget session went on very well and was constructive and successful. We hope that the winter session will also be on the same lines.

New Delhi: Winter session of Parliament beginning tomorrow is all set to be a contentious affair with several Opposition parties deciding to oppose the insurance bill and corner More...

2 BHU students shot at

Acting Vice Chancellor of BHU Rajeev Sangal

Varanasi: Two students of Banaras Hindu University (BHU) were shot at and injured in Saketnagar colony of Lanka area in the city. Acting Vice Chancellor of BHU Rajeev SangalThe More...

BHU violence: 14 students suspended

BHU acting Vice Chancellor Rajeev Sangal

Varanasi: Banaras Hindu University (BHU) today suspended 14 students for their alleged role in inciting violence on the campus two days ago.BHU acting Vice Chancellor Rajeev More...

Former IAS officer Deepak has been appointed as new chairman of UPSC.

Former IAS officer Deepak Gupta appointed as UPSC chief

New Delhi: Former IAS officer Deepak Gupta has been appointed as new chairman of UPSC, breaking away from the tradition of appointing the chief from the serving members of the More...

Alka Sirohi to be next UPSC chief

New Delhi: Alka Sirohi, a UPSC member since Jauary 2012, is set to be the next chairperson of the commission. A retired IAS officer of Madya Pradesh cadre, Sirohi to replace More...

Delhi Police Inspector arrested by CBI for taking bribe

CBI Additional Director Anil Sinha

New Delhi: CBI yesterday arrested an Inspector of Delhi Police for allegedly receiving bribe of Rs one lakh from a charge More...

Govt to have relook at tax treaties to unearth black money: FM Arun Jaitley

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley

New Delhi: Faced with the daunting task of getting back black money stashed abroad, government today said it was More...

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today said that he does not favour burdening salaried and middle-class with more taxes. Jaitley against burdening salaried, middle class

New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today said that he does not favour burdening salaried and...

Uttar Pradesh Basic Education Minister Ram Govind Chowdhury said, "the state government may provide allowance to teachers in rural areas on a par with their peers in urban areas. UP govt may provide allowance to teachers in rural areas

Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh government today said that it was considering providing allowance to teachers posted in...

United Forum of Bank Unions (UFBU) Convener M V Murali (centre) Bank strike tomorrow, services may be hit

New Delhi: Normal banking operations like cheque clearance in public sector banks are likely to be...

CBI to train officers at Gujarat Forensic University

J M Vyas, Director General of the university said that this is the first MoU, Gujarat Forensic University has signed with any investigating agency.

New Delhi: CBI will collaborate with Gujarat Forensic Science University for capacity building of its investigative More...

Govt proposes to reduce IAS officers’ training duration

New Delhi: The Central government has proposed to reduce the training duration for IAS officers by at least six-months from present..

Bureaucrats face new challenges every day

Mussoorie: Union Minister of State for Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions Jitendra Singh said that Indian bureaucrats need constant re-orientation because..

Gujarat cadre IPS officer Rahul Sharma seeks retirement

Rahul Sharma, DIG, Armed Units, Vadodara, has sought retirement from service with effect from March 1, 2015.

Ahmedabad: In an unexpected development, Gujarat IPS officer Rahul Sharma, who gave critical evidence before More...

Centre seeks suggestions for simplifying pension procedures

New Delhi: The Centre has sought comments from people on simplifying pension procedures and taking various measures related to the welfare..

Govt to consider retiring employees for promotions

New Delhi: The government employees must be considered for promotions in case meetings of the Departmental Promotion Committees (DPCs) are held..
Information Commissioner Sridhar Acharyulu

Depts ignoring DoPT rules in RTI matters: notice issued

Even nine years after enactment of the Right to Information Act, officials have been found to be rejecting applications with fee..
T O Sooraj, PWD Secretary to Kerala government today has been suspended.

IAS officer T O Sooraj involved in wealth case suspended

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala government today suspended senior IAS officer and Public Works Department Secretary T O Sooraj, who is facing vigilance case..
Dr Shashank Joshi Endocrinologist

Indian diabetics consume high amount of carbohydrates: Study

Mumbai: The Indian diabetics’ population, which is second largest in the world with an estimated 65 million affected people, consumes high..