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  • Over 16,000 candidates qualify civil services prelims exam 1 week ago

    New Delhi: Over 16,000 candidates have qualified civil services preliminary examination conducted by the Union Public Service Commission, the results of which were declared on Tuesday in a record 50-day time. As many as by 4,52,334 candidates appeared for the examination on August 24. "Of these, 16,933 candidates have qualified...
  • IP University's East Campus to be set up in Surajmal Vihar October 5, 2014

    New Delhi: Indraprastha University will soon have a separate East Campus in Surajmal Vihar area with the Delhi government clearing hurdles to start construction work for it on an 18-acre plot in east Delhi. "All hurdles coming in the way to have an east campus of IP university have been cleared....
  • Government to train IAS, IPS, IFoS officers in dealing with Naxalism September 15, 2014

    New Delhi: In a first, the government has planned a training programme for IAS, IPS and forest service officers on dealing with Naxalism. The Department of Personnel and Training (DoPT) has written to chief secretaries of eight states seeking nomination of at least three officers each from Indian Administrative Service...
  • IPS officers asked to declare assets, liabilities by September 15 September 3, 2014

    New Delhi: The government has asked all IPS officers to submit details of their assets and liabilities by September 15. In a directive, the Home Ministry said that the Indian Police Service (IPS) officers must furnish the information and annual return of assets by September 15. Forms are available on the...
  • Trainee IPS officer drowns at police academy in Hyderabad August 29, 2014

    Hyderabad: A trainee police officer drowned in a swimming pool at Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel National Police Academy (NPA) late on Thursday night, sources said. Manu Mukt Manav, a trainee Indian Police Service (IPS) officer belonging to Haryana, drowned in the swimming pool during a party of trainee officers in the academy...
  • More power to PM, will take final call on allocation of cadre for IAS, IPS officers, RTI replies August 20, 2014

    New Delhi: Making his message 'more governance and less government' loud and clear once again, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will now take major bureaucracy decision. He will decide on allocation of cadre for IAS and IPS officers, said government sources on Wednesday. Sources added that the Prime Minister will have the...
  • Another administrative reshuffle in UP, 6 IPS officers transferred August 12, 2014

    In a significant reshuffle, Uttar Pradesh government on Tuesday transferred six IPS and 35 PPSofficers. SP, Intelligence, Bareilly, Ratankant Pandey has been posted as SP of Kaushambi cancelling the earlier transfer order of Kirit Kumar H Rathore for the post, a Home Department spokesman said. SP, Rural, Gorakhpur, Harish Chandra has been...
  • No one should comment without knowing facts: Victims August 2, 2014

    Mumbai: The Mumbaibased model who has filed a complaint of rape against senior IPS officer Sunil Paraskar hit out at the Shiv Sena on Saturday morning over the editorial in its mouthpiece 'Saamana', saying that a comment should not be made in such cases without knowing the facts. "This matter...
  • Mumbai: IPS officer seeks prearrest bail in rape case July 25, 2014

    Mumbai: Senior IPS officer Sunil Paraskar, who has been accused of rape by a citybased model, on Friday filed an anticipatory bail application before the sessions court here which granted him interim protection till July 31. "Paraskar has sought prearrest bail and has been granted interim protection from arrest till...
  • Senior IPS officer Ajay Kumar Sharma appointed as the Director General of Lokayukta July 17, 2014

    Senior IPS officer Ajay Kumar Sharma has been appointed as the Director General (DG) of Lokayukta by the Madhya Pradesh government in Bhopal on Thursday. Sharma, a 1989 batch IPS officer, was posted until now as an Additional Director General of Police (ADGP), Hoshangabad Range, an official release said. Besides Sharma, the...
  • CBI to look into NDA meeting for VVIP chopper; may examine its own special Director July 13, 2014

    New Delhi: After recording statements of three Governors in connection with the alleged bungling in purchase of VVIP helicopters, the focus of CBI's probe into the Rs 3,600 crore deal has shifted to meetings held in this connection in 2003 when the previous NDA regime was in power and it...
  • Rajnath Singh for filling police vacancies, regular promotion in IPS June 25, 2014

    New Delhi: Facing severe shortage of IPS officers and delay in their empanelment at senior levels, Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday directed his officials to prepare a comprehensive plan for filling up the vacancies and regular promotion. These issues came up during a presentation given to the Home Minister about...
  • Rajasthan's Gaurav Agrawal tops UPSC Civil Services Exam 2013, 1122 candidates clear it June 12, 2014

    New Delhi: Gaurav Agrawal has secured the first rank in the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) Civil Services Examination 2013. The results were declared on Thursday with Delhibased Munish Sharma coming second and Rachit Raj third. This is the first time in four years that a male candidate has topped the...
  • Bangalore: IPS officer accuses police department of trying to defame him June 1, 2014

    A revolt is brewing within the local police department in Bangalore. This after a senior IPS officer was accused of clicking a woman's picture at a coffee shop without her consent. The officer though is claiming a conspiracy is at play and said it's an attempt by senior officers from...
  • Bangalore IPS officer facing harassment charge accuses senior of caste bias May 30, 2014

    Bangalore: A top level police officer who was booked for allegedly clicking pictures of a woman at a coffee shop is now blaming the Commissioner of Police for his plight. Dr. P Ravindranath, Additional Director General of Police (ADGP) resigned after he was charged with taking pictures of the woman...
  • Bangalore: IPS officer charged with taking photos of woman, quits May 28, 2014

    Bangalore: A top police officer has resigned after he was charged with taking pictures of a woman at a coffee shop in Bangalore. He is also accused of intimidating her later. Additional Director General of Police (ADGP) P Ravindranath allegedly clicked the pictures of a woman, when she was at a...
  • UP government transfers five IPS officers May 27, 2014

    Two district police chiefs were among the five IPS officers transferred on Tuesday by the Uttar Pradesh government. Vijay Yadav has been made Superintendent of Police (SP) Lalitpur. Earlier he was attached to DGP office. Superintendent of Police of Mahoba Ramlal Verma has been attached to the DGP office, sources said. SP Vigilance,...
  • UPSC Civil Services Examination notice on May 31 May 23, 2014

    New Delhi: The notice for the 2014 Civil Services Examination will be issued by May end by Union Public Service Commission (UPSC). "Aspirants for Civil Services Examination, 2014 may please note that the examination notice for Civil Services Examination will be issued on May 31, 2014," the UPSC said. The prestigious Civil...
  • Two IPS officers transferred in Uttarakhand May 21, 2014

    In a minor reshuffle, two IPS officers were transferred on Wednesday in Uttarakhand. VKS Karki who was Superintendent of Police Pithoragarh was made SP (vigilance) Dehradun and Roshan Lal Sharma who was SP (vigilance) Dehradun was transferred to Pithoragarh as its new SP, an official release in Dehradunsaid. ...
  • IPS officer allegedly molested by colleague May 20, 2014

    A woman IPS officer has alleged that she was molested by a colleague after he called her to his house in Kanpur on pretext of some work. SSP Ajay Mishra said he had received a written complaint on May 8 from the IPS officer posted in the city against another IPS...
  • Kiran Bedi hints at joining politics May 20, 2014

    New Delhi: Ending months of speculation, former IPS officer Kiran Bedi on Tuesday told CNNIBN that she did not rule out entering Indian politics. There are reports that Bedi might join the BJP. She also tweeted, "I no more rule out entering indian political service on capability basis. I am moving...
  • Man allegedly molests woman IPS woman officer, booked May 20, 2014

    A woman IPS officer has alleged that she was molested by a colleague after he called her to his house in Kanpur on pretext of some work. SSP Ajay Mishra said he had received a written complaint on May 8 from the IPS officer posted in the city against another IPS...
  • MP: Lokayukta raids premises of IPS officer May 15, 2014

    Bhopal: The Madhya Pradesh Lokayukta conducted early morning raids at the premises of IPS officer Mayank Jain, IG Community Policing on Thursday. The Lokyukta sleuths have unearthed documents showing assets including 50 acres of land, two nursing homes and 8 houses spread across Rewa, Indore and Bhopal. The officer belongs...
  • Jaya, Centre at war over TN cadre IPS officer's appointment to CBI May 8, 2014

    New Delhi: The Tamil Nadu government and the Centre are involved in a tussle over the appointment of a state cadre IPS officer in the Central Bureau of Investigation. According to sources, IPS officer Archana Ramasundram was appointed by the Centre without having been relieved by the state. This is...
  • Delhi HC refuses to stay functioning of Seventh Pay Commission May 6, 2014

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Tuesday declined to stay the functioning of the Seventh Pay Commission while hearing a plea that challenged a notification on inclusion of a former IAS officer as a member of the panel. Justice Sudershan Kumar Misra also issued notice to the central government on...
  • 29 IPS officers get postings in UP April 11, 2014

    Uttar Pradesh Government, on Friday, issued directions for new postings to 29 IPS officers, including former Kanpur SSP Yashaswi Yadav who was shunted out after junior doctors stir and other officers removed last month on the directives of the Election Commission. The government has given postings to the officials, who were...
  • LS polls: Student outfits going all out to support parent parties March 31, 2014

    New Delhi: With Lok Sabha elections in Delhi less than two weeks away, the student wings of various political parties in the national capital have started pitching in with street plays, debates, rock shows and door-to-door campaigning. The Delhi University unit of Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP), the students' wing of...
  • Election Commission transfers six Bihar officials March 26, 2014

    The Election Commission today transferred six Bihar officials including an IAS and three IPS officers in view of the Lok Sabha elections. Bhojpur district magistrate Pankaj Kumar Pal has been replaced by primary education director M Saravanan. Similarly, Samastipur SP Chandrika Prasad has been replaced by AIG P Kannan. Muzaffarpur SSP Saurav...
  • Four persons harass IPS officer's wife inside a mall; arrested March 13, 2014

    Four persons were arrested from a mall in the Hazratganj area in Lucknow, for allegedly teasing the wife of an IPS officer, police said on Thursday. The incident took place on Wednesday when the wife of the officer, posted with the CBCID, went to the mall for shopping and four persons started...
  • IPS officer gets notice for his remark on 'recovery of Azam Khan's buffaloes' March 11, 2014

    The buffalo saga of Azam Khan took a new twist on Tuesday as a senior IPS officer was slapped with a notice by the UP DGP over his comments that "new hopes" generated by the instant recovery of the minister's buffaloes helped little in recovering his son's stolen bicycle. Uttar Pradesh...