Bureaucracy

  • 26 RAS officers transferred across the state 06-08-2013 07:49 PM

    The Rajasthan government on Tuesday reshuffled 26 officers of state administrative services. Of the 26 Rajasthan Administrative Services (RAS) officials, 20 were transferred on vacant posts in parts of the state, a department of personnel order said. Girdhari Lal Kataria Rajasthan Administrative Serviceswill be Additional District Collector and Additional District...
  • 'Bureucracy should be kept away from political interference' 05-08-2013 11:03 PM

    People have been reacting over the controversial suspension of IAS officer Durga Shakti Nagpal that brings out the debate about political interference in bureaucratic issues. Bangaloreans feel that political interference reduces the efficiency of the bureaucracy. ...
  • Think India: Sheila Dikshit says she's confident of winning Delhi polls 29-06-2013 02:34 PM

    She's already been the Chief Minister of Delhi for the past 15 years and says she's going to contest elections being confident of victory. ...
  • Catholics hail Mumbai cardinal Gracias as Pope's advisor 15-04-2013 05:27 AM

    Mumbai: The Catholic Secular Forum (CSF) on Sunday hailed the appointment of Mumbai's Cardinal Oswald Gracias by Pope Francis as one of his advisors in the Vatican. Cardinal Gracias, 68, was among the eight high-ranking advisors appointed on Saturday by the new Pope to an advisory council to look into...
  • Beautiful Country: Stories from Another Country

    Hindustani awaaz |  Rakhshanda Jalil
    Syeda Hameed brings a rare quality to the Indian bureaucracy - a humanity tinged with scholarship. Having worked on the selected writings of Maulana Azad,...

  • Where the law can be bought

    Just Asking |  S K Srivastava
    I live in a flat of a posh, prestigious, populous, well designed and well planned DDA colony. One day responding to doorbell I confronted a...

  • Will the new Delhi Govt bill end sarkari babugiri?

    In Sync |  Trupti Rane
    Delhities are a happy lot these days. The Delhi government has recently passed a landmark Bill that penalizes government officials who fail to process applications...

  • CVC to suggest changes in proposed Lokpal Bill 04-09-2011 12:36 PM

    New Delhi: The CVC will suggest to the Parliamentary Standing Committee certain changes in the proposed Lokpal bill and pitch for greater powers to prosecute higher bureaucracy in corruption-related cases. Senior officials in the country's top anti-corruption body said that a detailed presentation explaining the Commission's role in checking graft...
  • Guidelines to check corruption in bureaucracy soon 04-09-2011 09:52 AM

    New Delhi: Government is likely to issue a set of guidelines soon to check corruption in bureaucracy which will include reducing the time taken to penalise delinquent officials. In the midst of Anna Hazare's campaign against corruption, a three-member Committee of Experts, formed to examine and recommend measures to expedite...
  • Anna Hazare's resolution: who stands where 27-08-2011 06:48 PM

    A CNN-IBN explainer on who stands where on the three sticking points in the Anna Hazare resolution. ...
  • Ex-CEC Seshan prepares his own Lokpal Bill 26-08-2011 05:33 PM

    New Delhi: Former Chief Election Commissioner TN Seshan has submitted a draft of the Lokpal Bill and Lokayukta to Sri Sri Ravi Shankar. He said that if the Government and Team Anna agree on his proposed draft than it can implemented soon. "I have send a draft bill on Lokpal...
  • Is the Jan Lokpal going to create a massive bureaucracy?

    Tonight at 10, Sagarika Ghose asks a panel of experts if the Jan Lokpal is going to create a massive bureaucracy. ...
  • Govt may have separate law for lower bureaucracy 22-08-2011 05:05 PM

    New Delhi: Union Rural Development Minister Jairam Ramesh on Monday said that the government was planning to bring in a separate law that would deal with corruption cases related to lower bureaucracy. According to Ramesh such a law will ensure transparency in the working of the bureaucracy. Sources in the...
  • Trivedi flays bureaucracy, calls it inefficient 02-07-2010 12:29 AM

    Minister of State for Health Dinesh Trivedi said even college graduates were better than them. ...
  • Corporate GenNext on babudom 18-02-2007 10:07 PM

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  • Govt vs bureaucracy in Kerala? 04-02-2007 12:52 PM

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