Civil Servants

  • Supreme Court directions on civil servants will serve public interest 03-11-2013 12:46 PM

    The Supreme Court's directions that civil servants should have an assured minimum tenure and should refrain from acting on verbal orders given by politicians will serve public interest by improving governance and bringing greater accountability in the system, say retired bureaucrats who have held key positions in the government. Former...
  • Form board for civil servants' transfer, posting: SC to Centre, states 31-10-2013 11:18 AM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court has directed the Centre and state governments to form a board for transfer and posting of civil servants within a period of three months. The verdict is expected to bring some relief to bureaucrats like Haryana cadre IAS Ashok Khemka who often find themselves vulnerable...
  • CAG Shashi Kant Sharma has 'unblemished' records: Centre to HC 08-08-2013 07:29 PM

    New Delhi: The Centre on Thursday told the Delhi High Court that Comptroller and Auditor General of India (CAG) Shashi Kant Sharma has an "unblemished record" as a civil servant and his appointment to the post has been made as per the practice being adopted in past. "He (CAG) is...
  • IAS officer Durga not alone, 36 pc civil servants say they're harassed 06-08-2013 08:12 AM

    New Delhi: Suspended IAS officer Durga Shakti Nagpal's story resonates across the administrative and police services. In a survey released by the government in 2010, 36 per cent civil servants said they were being harassed while 33 per cent had even considered quitting the famed services. Durga isn't the only...
  • Kidney racket claims top UP officer's job 01-03-2008 05:29 PM

    Hyderabad: Alankara Silva and Janaka Gunaratne took 3 wickets each as Ruhunu XI beat Leicestershire Foxes by 4 runs in the fifth qualifying match of the Champions League Twenty20 at Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium in Hyderabad on Wednesday. Both teams came in looking for their first win, hoping to make...
  • Briton traces dad's footsteps in Bihar 10-11-2006 05:11 PM

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  • New codes to check corruption 07-11-2006 10:54 PM

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