IRS

  • Telangana: Delay in government employees allotment may cause tension May 28, 2014

    Hyderabad: The Centre is likely to come out with the provisional allotment of All India Service, state service and other staffers by June 2. It means the Union government will issue orders that till a final decision is taken, the government employees will work on 'work where you are basis'. This...
  • 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...
  • BJP leader Ganesh Malviya, I-T officer, others get bail in bribery case April 1, 2014

    A local court in Bhopal on Tuesday granted bail to Deputy Commissioner of Income Tax Department Poonam Rai, her husband and BJP leader Ganesh Malviya and two others arrested on Friday by CBI for allegedly accepting a bribe of Rs 10 lakh from a builder. Special Additional District Judge (ADJ) Manoj Kumar...
  • Reliance Life offers policies in electronic demat form September 25, 2013

    Mumbai: Private insurer Reliance Life Insurance Company Wednesday said its life insurance policies will be available in electronic demat form across all its products. "The electronic insurance account will eliminate repetitive KYC requirements and provide one view of policies, premium paid, claim history, nominee details, and bring in all the benefits...
  • 'Tortured' in police custody, slain IRS officer's relative kills self June 14, 2013

    Jaipur: A distant relative of a slain IRS officer allegedly committed suicide on Friday, leaving behind a note in which he said he was tortured by police during interrogation in connection with the murder. Kamal Meena was questioned on Thursday evening in connection with the killing of Sriram Meena, Deputy...
  • Hyderabad: Upset over girl's marriage, IRS officer assaults her May 23, 2013

    Hyderabad: An Indian Revenue Service (IRS) officer in Hyderabad allegedly barged into the house of a girl and beat her up. The IRS officer identified as Veerbhadram forcibly entered the girl's house and assaulted her after coming to know that she was about to get married to some one else. A...
  • AP: IRS officer, inspector booked for manhandling woman May 23, 2013

    Hyderabad: An Indian Revenue Service officer and three others, including an inspector, were on Wednesday booked in connection with alleged manhandling of a woman here. IRS officer Veerbhadram, suspended inspector P Srinivas Reddy and two others were booked under relevant sections of the IPC on a complaint lodged by the...
  • Top US tax official forced to resign over scandal May 16, 2013

    Washington: US President Barack Obama has forced the acting head of the Internal Revenue Service to resign amid furor over the tax agency's handling of conservative groups seeking taxexempt status. "It's inexcusable, and Americans are right to be angry about it, and I am angry about it. I will not tolerate...
  • AP: Enquiry ordered into assault on woman by IRS officer May 11, 2013

    Hyderabad: The Cyberabad Police chief on Friday ordered a probe into the alleged assault on a woman by an IRS official in the presence of a Police Inspector, the footage of which was broadcast by a local TV channel. "I told my DCP (Balanagar Zone) to conduct an enquiry and...
  • First rank is a mix of luck, hard work: Civil Services Exam topper May 4, 2013

    For the third consecutive year, a girl Haritha V Kumar has topped the prestigious Civil Services Examination 2012. ...
  • IPS probationer gets fifth rank in Civil Services exam May 4, 2013

    New Delhi: Ruchika Katyal, an IPS probationer, has achieved fifth rank in the prestigious Civil Services Examination. Katyal, a 2011batch Arunachal Pradesh Goa Mizoram Union Territories (AGMUT) cadre probationary of Indian Police Service, is undergoing training at Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel National Police Academy in Hyderabad. She has been sent as...
  • Woman tops civil services exam for third year in row May 4, 2013

    New Delhi: For the third consecutive year, a woman has topped the prestigious Civil Services Examination 2012. Haritha V Kumar, a probationer of Indian Revenue Service (Customs and Central Excise) 2011 batch, has made it to the top slot of the coveted exam, according to the results declared on Friday by...
  • Kerala girl emerges topper in civil services exam May 3, 2013

    New Delhi: Haritha V Kumar, who emerged topper in the AllIndia Civil Services Examination, initially did not believe it was true as she thought her friends had played a prank. "I did not believe that I got the first rank. My friends told me that I am the topper but I...
  • IT officers' body demands apology from Nitin Gadkari January 27, 2013

    New Delhi: Income Tax officers' body has demanded an apology from former Bharatiya Janata Party president Nitin Gadkari for his alleged threat to its officials claiming that the remarks aimed at hindering a fair and free into Purti Group investments. It also sought security for the officials handling the investigation....
  • IRS officer booked for filming wife's obscene video September 20, 2012

    Nagpur: An Indian Revenue Services (IRS) officer has been booked for allegedly making an obscene video of his wife and using it to blackmail her for dowry, police said on Thursday. Bangalore resident Nishwant Davrajan Kullulathil, an IRS officer, was booked on Wednesday along with his mother and sister under relevant...
  • UPSC exam: IRS (IT, Customs & Central Excise) July 10, 2012

    The IRS comprises of IRS Customs and Central Excise (C&CE) and IRS Income Tax (IT). It is one of the Group a Central Civil Service of India. The cadre controlling authority for IRS is Ministry of Finance, Department of Revenue, Central Board of Excise and Customs (CBEC) /...
  • Air India plane makes emergency landing in Pak July 9, 2012

    New Delhi: An Air India plane made an emergency landing at Nawabshah airport in Sindh in Pakistan on Monday at 3:30 am. The flight, Airbus 319, was on its way from Abu Dhabi to New Delhi. Local media reports say all 130 passengers on board the Air India flight were still...
  • Indian Revenue Service attracting bright youngsters: FM April 8, 2012

    Bangalore: Union Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Sunday said the Indian Revenue Service (IRS) is attracting the country's most bright youngsters and maintained that Indian Foreign Service and Indian Administrative Service are no longer the only most soughtafter careers. Speaking after inaugurating the new campus of the Direct Taxes...
  • Sex scandal hits UIDAI, top officer transferred February 21, 2012

    New Delhi: The high profile Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) is in the news once again and for all the wrong reasons. An IRS officer working for the project has moved court against a colleague, an IAS officer at the authority's Hyderabad office, over alleged sexual harassment. She was forced...
  • How the US wants to deal with black money June 11, 2011

    New York: The United States and Switzerland are in advanced talks on a multibilliondollar deal that would let several Swiss and European banks join a common settlement and avoid potential US prosecution for helping wealthy Americans dodge taxes, senior persons briefed on the matter said. As part of the agreement under...
  • NRI doc in US may have infected 40,000 patients March 11, 2008

    New York: An IndianAmerican doctor Dipak Desai is making news for what's being called America's biggest medical malpractice scandal. A probe has revealed that Dipak Desais clinic Endoscopy Centre in Las Vegas had syringes and anaesthetic vials that had allegedly been reused for nearly four years. Six people are...