IAS Officer

  • Snoopgate: Gujarat HC rejects IAS officer's plea against Modi 02-04-2014 03:53 PM

    New Delhi: The Gujarat High Court on Wednesday dismissed a petition by an IAS officer seeking registration of FIR against Chief Minister Narendra Modi, his aide Amit Shah and others in the snoopgate scandal. The Gujarat rejected the petition of IAS officer Pradeep Sharma and asked him to file it...
  • Nearly 100 IAS officers fail to declare assets 02-04-2014 03:47 PM

    As many as 94 of 210 Bihar cadre IAS officers have failed to declare their assets, officials in Patna said. Forty-five percent of the IAS officers failed to declare details of their assets to the state government despite an official directive and now the government has warned them of action...
  • Father-son duo to serve as IAS officers in MP 24-03-2014 02:47 PM

    In a first instance of its kind in Madhya Pradesh, a father-son duo will be serving together as IAS officers in the state. Iqbal Singh Bains who is an IAS officer of the 1985 batch is now on deputation to New Delhi while his son Amanveer Singh was alloted the...
  • Rajasthan IAS officer's relatives threatening me and my family: Rape survivor 07-03-2014 03:39 PM

    Jaipur: A woman who was allegedly raped by an IAS officer in Jaipur, Rajasthan, has now claimed that she is being threatened. "There is immense pressure on me to withdraw the case. My family is being threatened by the accused's family," she told CNN-IBN. Rajasthan IAS officer BB Mohanty had...
  • Rajasthan: IAS officer charged with rape, police clueless about his whereabouts 25-02-2014 09:45 AM

    Jaipur: A month after suspended IAS officer BB Mohanty was charged with rape and sexual exploitation, the police are still clueless about his whereabouts. The 23-year-old IAS aspirant who alleged rape and sexual exploitation by him is now demanding a CBI probe. She said her family is being threatened. The...
  • Major administrative reshuffle, 23 IAS officers transferred 23-02-2014 11:59 AM

    In a major reshuffle, 23 IAS officers, including nine district collectors, were on Saturday transferred in Rajasthan. Rajasthan Primary Education Commissioner Nareshpal Gangwar has been posted as Secretary, Education Department while Ajmer Collector Vaibhav Galaraia has been shifted to Udaipur Division as commissioner, officials said. Collectors of Sri Ganganagar, Jodhpur,...
  • Civil servants quit their jobs to fight Lok Sabha polls 19-02-2014 02:22 PM

    Politics seems to be attracting several bureaucrats and police officers in Jharkhand. Many Indian Administrative Service (IAS) and Indian Police Service (IPS) officials have quit their jobs in the last few months to join politics. Vimal Kriti Singh, a principal secretary rank official, has applied for voluntary retirement. Sources close...
  • Be bold and unbiased, Akhilesh tells IAS officers 14-02-2014 07:05 PM

    Describing the next three months before general elections as crucial, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Friday called upon senior officials of the state to work in an unbiased and bold manner. Inaugurating the 'IAS week' in Lucknow, the Chief Minister asked the gathering of IAS officers of UP...
  • Another administrative reshuffle in UP, 9 IAS officers transferred 14-02-2014 12:07 AM

    In yet another administrative reshuffle, Uttar Pradesh government on Thursday night transferred nine senior IAS officers, besides making changes in the posting of two others and relieving two more of additional charges. Kumar Kamlesh, awaiting posting, has been made the new Commissioner of Varanasi while Commissioner Bareilly Gurdeep Singh has...
  • 15 IAS officers transferred in yet another reshuffle in Rajasthan 09-02-2014 05:15 PM

    Rajasthan government has transferred fifteen IAS officers in the state including the Bikaner Divisional Commissioner and CEO of Jaipur Municipal Corporation. The new commissioner of Bikaner division is now Subir Kumar who was the State Mission Director for Livelihood projects, an order released on Saturday by the Department of Personnel...
  • State government transfers 25 IAS officers in major administrative reshuffle 08-02-2014 07:31 PM

    In a major administrative reshuffle, the Uttar Pradesh government on Saturday transferred 25 IAS officers, including district magistrate of Lucknow, an official spokesman said in Lucknow. The government has put Lucknow District Magistrate Anurag Yadav on the wait list while Rajshekhar, District Magistrate of Allahabad, has been posted in his...
  • Rajasthan government suspends IAS officer accused of rape 05-02-2014 08:55 AM

    Jaipur: The Rajasthan government on Wednesday suspended a senior IAS officer accused of rape. BB Mohanty, the Chairman of the Rajasthan Civil Services Appellate Tribunal, has been accused by a woman civil services aspirant of sexually assaulting her over the past one year. Mohanty has been called for questioning by...
  • IAS officer accused of rape, questions raised over delay in probe 03-02-2014 06:45 PM

    Jaipur: Over a week after he was booked for rape of a 23-year-old IAS aspirant from UP, Rajasthan's senior IAS officer has not even been questioned by the police. The complainant now wants either the government to intervene and expedite probe or transfer the case to CBI. Eight days after...
  • Rajasthan: Woman accuses IAS officer of rape, police fail to act 03-02-2014 08:12 AM

    Jaipur: Call it might is right. A woman civil services aspirant in Rajasthan is demanding a CBI probe after the police failed to act on her complaint against a senior IAS officer. The woman had alleged that BB Mohanty, the chairman of the Rajasthan Civil Services Appellate Tribunal, had sexually...
  • 25 IAS officers transferred in Madhya Pradesh 01-02-2014 10:54 PM

    The Madhya Pradesh government has transferred 25 IAS officers. Naresh Kumar Pal, currently a Secretary, has now been posted as Collector of Narsinghpur district in place of Sanjeev Singh, who has been posted as Director (Skill Development), Jabalpur. Deputy Secretary, Labour, Rahabhaiya Prajapti has been appointed as Collector of Ashoknagar...
  • Rape accused BB Mohanty goes into hiding, victim to record statement today 27-01-2014 09:10 AM

    The 23-year-old woman, who had accused a a senior IAS officer of raping her on the pretext of helping her in IAS exam preparations, is likely to record her statement before police on Monday. "She had not appeared for recording her statement on Sunday. She was also not available for...
  • Devyani Khobragade's father to contest Lok Sabha elections 15-01-2014 06:19 PM

    Uttam Khobragade, a retired IAS officer and father of diplomat Devyani Khobragade, on Wednesday said he would contest the forthcoming Lok Sabha elections. Khobragade told that post his retirement, there was speculation about his foray into politics. "There is nothing new in it (about joining politics). After I retired from...
  • Major administrative reshuffle in Rajasthan, 30 IAS officers transferred 21-12-2013 02:56 PM

    In a major administrative reshuffle after formation of a new government in Rajasthan, 30 IAS officers, including eight Additional Chief Secretaries and nine Principal Secretaries, were on Saturday transferred. ACS rank officials Umrao Salodia, Ashok Sampatram, Ashok Shekhar, G S Sandhu, Sunil Arora, Rakesh Verma, Gurjeet Kaur and Rajhans Upadhyay...
  • Snooping row: Gujarat IAS officer for CBI probe into case against him 19-11-2013 01:24 PM

    New Delhi: Suspended IAS officer from Gujarat, Pradeep Sharma, has appealed to the Supreme Court seeking the investigation against him be transferred. Sharma has filed a writ petition seeking the investigation against him be transferred to the CBI or any other agency. Sharma says there is pressure from the Gujarat...
  • Letter controversy: UP govt suspends senior IAS officer 13-10-2013 08:43 PM

    Lucknow: A day after his transfer, senior IAS officer Sarvesh Chandra Mishra was on Sunday suspended and a departmental probe initiated against him over a controversial letter convening a meeting to discuss "reconstruction of Ram Temple in Ayodhya on lines of Somnath Temple." Mishra, a 1997-batch officer, was the Home...
  • IAS officer arrested in Karnataka mining case 22-09-2013 10:32 PM

    Bangalore: The CBI has arrested senior IAS officer Shivalinga Murthy here for his alleged involvement in the multi-crore rupee mining scam in Karnataka and he has been remanded to 12 days judicial custody, an official said Sunday. "The serving officer (Murthy) was arrested and remanded to judicial custody till Oct...
  • IAS officer's wife protests against divorce for not giving birth to male child 20-09-2013 05:56 PM

    An IAS officer's wife, along with leaders and activists of All India Democratic Women's Association (AIDWA), staged a protest in front of the officer's house, on Friday, to protest against forcing her for a judicial separation. Vice Chairman and Managing Director of Girijan Cooperative Corporation (GCC), Visakhapatnam, Eathokata Ramesh Kumar's...
  • Karnataka: CBI files charge sheet in illegal mining case 16-09-2013 04:23 PM

    CBI has filed a charge sheet in a special court in Bangalore slapping charges against a mining company, its top executives and two retired IAS officers in Rs 1232.39 crore mining scam in Karnataka. The agency has pressed charges of criminal conspiracy, theft, criminal trespass along with relevant provisions of...
  • UP government to revoke IAS Durga's suspension; Noida DM transferred 28-08-2013 09:39 AM

    New Delhi: The Uttar Pradesh government has decided to revoke IAS officer Durga Shakti Nagpal's suspension, according to sources. Sources in the Uttar Pradesh government say the decision to revoke the suspension of Nagpal has been taken in principle. Sources say the decision has been arrived at after deliberations between...
  • SC dismisses contempt plea on IAS officer Nagpal's suspension 27-08-2013 12:42 AM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday dismissed a contempt plea against IAS officer Durga Sakthi Nagpal, who had cracked down on the sand mafia in Gautam Budh Nagar. The contempt plea filed by an advocate had contended that the officer had only complied with the orders of this court...
  • Digvijaya's brother allegedly threatens Madhya Pradesh IAS officer 26-08-2013 06:30 PM

    Bhopal: Congress leader Digvijaya Singh's brother on Monday allegedly threatened an IAS officer in Madhya Pradesh. Laxman Singh, a Congressman, has threatened IAS officer KK Khare in Anuppur district. While addressing party workers, he said he will sort out Khare when the Congress returns to power in the state. The...
  • Durga suspension row: SC agrees to hear petition against UP government 19-08-2013 11:32 AM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday agreed to hear a contempt petition against the Uttar Pradesh government for suspending IAS officer Durga Shakti Nagpal. The petition filed by advocate ML Sharma said the IAS officer was suspended even after she followed the Supreme Court's orders. Durga, in her reply...
  • IAS Durga refutes UP govt's allegations, says she followed SC order 17-08-2013 08:00 AM

    New Delhi: Three weeks after being suspended, IAS officer Durga Shakti Nagpal finally responded to the Uttar Pradesh government's chargesheet on Friday. Replying to the chargesheet, the IAS officer claimed that she is innocent and refuted all charges levelled by the UP government against her of acting illegally while demolishing...
  • Suspended IAS officer Durga replies to chargesheet: Reports 16-08-2013 11:53 PM

    Suspended IAS officer Durga Shakti Nagpal is reported to have given her reply to the chargesheet that the Uttar Pradesh government had served on her over the demolition of the wall of an under-construction mosque in Gautam Buddha Nagar. TV channels reported tonight that the 28-year-old officer, who was the...