IPS

  • More power to PM, will take final call on allocation of cadre for IAS, IPS officers, RTI replies 3 days ago

    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 PPS officers. 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 Mumbai-based 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 pre-arrest bail in rape case July 25, 2014

    Mumbai: Senior IPS officer Sunil Paraskar, who has been accused of rape by a city-based model, on Friday filed an anticipatory bail application before the sessions court here which granted him interim protection till July 31. "Paraskar has sought pre-arrest 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 Delhi-based 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 22, 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 Dehradun said. ...
  • 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 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 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...
  • Police announce cash award for arrest of absconding senior IPS officer March 7, 2014

    Madhya Pradesh Police Special Task Force (STF) has announced a reward of Rs 3,000 for the arrest of absconding senior IPS officer and suspended Deputy Inspector General (DIG) R K Shivhare who is an accused in the Madhya Pradesh Professional Board Examination (MPPEB) scam. The IPS officer who is an accused in the Pre-Postgraduate (Medical) entrance...
  • IPL betting scandal: Investigating officer Sampath Kumar suspended February 28, 2014

    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 that...
  • Four suspended in fake mark-sheet case February 11, 2014

    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 on...
  • State government transfers 42 IPS officers February 8, 2014

    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 made ADG...
  • Senior Bihar Police officer removes yellow beacon, opts for blue instead February 3, 2014

    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 lights...