IPS

  • Rajnath Singh for filling police vacancies, regular promotion in IPS 25-06-2014 06:56 PM

    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...
  • Rajasthan's Gaurav Agrawal tops UPSC Civil Services Exam 2013, 1122 candidates clear it 12-06-2014 04:03 PM

    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 Delhi-based Munish Sharma coming second and Rachit Raj third. This is the first time in four years that a male candidate has topped...
  • Bangalore IPS officer facing harassment charge accuses senior of caste bias 30-05-2014 11:32 AM

    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 28-05-2014 11:24 AM

    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...
  • UP government transfers five IPS officers 27-05-2014 09:00 PM

    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...
  • UPSC Civil Services Examination notice on May 31 23-05-2014 03:05 PM

    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...
  • Two IPS officers transferred in Uttarakhand 21-05-2014 10:02 PM

    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 20-05-2014 11:31 PM

    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...
  • Kiran Bedi hints at joining politics 20-05-2014 11:20 PM

    New Delhi: Ending months of speculation, former IPS officer Kiran Bedi on Tuesday told CNN-IBN 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...
  • Man allegedly molests woman IPS woman officer, booked 20-05-2014 08:36 PM

    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...
  • MP: Lokayukta raids premises of IPS officer 15-05-2014 10:07 AM

    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 08-05-2014 11:59 AM

    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 06-05-2014 11:31 PM

    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...
  • 29 IPS officers get postings in UP 11-04-2014 11:19 PM

    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...
  • LS polls: Student outfits going all out to support parent parties 31-03-2014 12:02 PM

    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...
  • Election Commission transfers six Bihar officials 26-03-2014 07:31 PM

    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...
  • Four persons harass IPS officer's wife inside a mall; arrested 13-03-2014 01:07 PM

    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...
  • IPS officer gets notice for his remark on 'recovery of Azam Khan's buffaloes' 11-03-2014 08:02 PM

    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...
  • Police announce cash award for arrest of absconding senior IPS officer 07-03-2014 05:03 PM

    Madhya Pradesh Police Special TaskForce (STF) has announced a reward of Rs 3,000 for the arrestof absconding senior IPS officer and suspended DeputyInspector General (DIG) R K Shivhare who is an accused in theMadhya Pradesh Professional Board Examination (MPPEB) scam. The IPS officer who is an accused in thePre-Postgraduate (Medical)...
  • IPL betting scandal: Investigating officer Sampath Kumar suspended 28-02-2014 12:10 PM

    New Delhi: IPS officer G Sampath Kumar who started investigation into the IPL betting and fixing scandal has been suspended. Tamil Nadu DGP told CNN IBN that the action against Kumar was taken for his misconduct. Kumar had earlier in the month revealed that a bookie named Kitty had claimed...
  • Four suspended in fake mark-sheet case 11-02-2014 06:35 PM

    Four employees of Sampurnanand Sanskrit Vishwavidyalaya have been suspended after a police probe found his involvement in fake mark-sheet case. "CB-CID has been probing the role of five employees for their alleged involvement in preparing fake mark-sheet of various degrees of the university," Deputy Registrar IP Jha said in Varanasi...
  • State government transfers 42 IPS officers 08-02-2014 03:31 PM

    In a major reshuffle in the top echelon of Madhya Pradesh police department, the state government has transferred 42 IPS officers. Yogesh Choudhary, Deputy Inspector General (Khargone), will be the new IG for Bhopal, an official release said here late Friday evening. Shailendra Shrivastava, the director of Sports, has been...
  • Senior Bihar Police officer removes yellow beacon, opts for blue instead 03-02-2014 07:15 PM

    A senior Bihar police officer, who introduced the concept of emergency bells, has removed yellow beacon lights from his official vehicle and will use blue lights instead. Arvind Pandey, zonal IG of Darbhanga range, has become the first Indian Police Service (IPS) officer in the state to remove yellow beacon...
  • Nitish Kumar transfers 11 IPS officers 23-01-2014 08:56 AM

    A day after shifting 160 DSP-level officers, the Nitish Kumar government on Wednesday transfered 11 IPS officers, including Superintendent of Police of several districts, to further tone up the police administration in the state. Rajiv Mishra, SP of Lakhisarai was made the new Traffic SP in place of city SP...
  • SP leader's murder: IPS officer suspended for alleged laxity in duty 23-01-2014 08:40 AM

    A week after a local leader of the ruling Samajwadi Party was shot dead in Barabanki, the Uttar Pradesh government on Wednesday suspended an IPS officer, who was the then SP of the district, for alleged laxity in duty. A government spokesman said that the then SP of Barabanki district,...
  • State government reshuffles 18 IPS officers 19-01-2014 03:04 PM

    In second police reshuffle within two days, the Uttar Pradesh government has transferred 18 IPS officers including district chiefs, officials said in Lucknowon Sunday. The development took place late last night which comes close on the heels of a major bureaucratic reshuffle on Thursday in which 22 senior IPS officers...
  • Uttar Pradesh government transfers 10 IPS officers 10-01-2014 07:22 PM

    Uttar Pradesh government on Friday transferred 10 IPS officers including several district police chiefs. While ADG, PAC Gopal Gupta has been made ADG security, Commandant PAC Azamgarh Amitabh Thakur has been made IG Prosecution and IG PAC, Lucknow Jai Narain Singh has been made IG PAC central zone, official release...
  • Raje govt transfers 55 IPS officers; second major reshuffle in 2 days 08-01-2014 08:46 AM

    In another major reshuffle of seniorpolice officials within 24 hours, Rajasthan government on Tuesday nightshifted 55 IPS officers including SPs, commandants, anddeputy-commissioner of police in the state. On Monday, the Vasundhara Raje government had transferredas many as 40 IPS officers, including the Director General ofPolice (Jail), 11 Additional Director Generals...
  • Haryana: 2 IAS, 1 IPS officer under vigilance scanner 25-12-2013 09:20 PM

    Two IAS, one IPS and six HCS officers are among a group of senior government functionaries who have come under the scanner of Haryana State Vigilance Bureau during the current year. The complaints against the officers are of corruption, misappropriation of funds and owning disproportionate assets, a bureau official said...
  • BJP, Kiran Bedi flay AAP over Congress support for government in Delhi 22-12-2013 09:14 PM

    New Delhi: With that Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) indicating that it is likely to form the government in Delhi with Congress support, the BJP and former IPS officer Kiran Bedi wasted no opportunity in slamming the rookie party. BJP leader Arun Jaitley questioned as to why AAP National Convener Arvind...