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  • CBI registers preliminary enquiry into the mysterious death of Karnataka IAS officer DK Ravi Yesterday

    New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation on Thursday registered preliminary enquiry into the mysterious death of Karnataka IAS officer DK Ravi, sources said. The Karnataka government on April 6 had sent a fresh order for CBI probe in the death case after the agency returned the earlier one. According to sources,...
  • CBI likely to register case in IAS officer DK Ravi death case: Sources Yesterday

    New Delhi: Central Bureau of Investigation(CBI) is likely to register a case in IAS officer DK Ravi death case, sources said. Department of Personnel & Training(DoPT) on Thursday issued a notification to CBI. The Karnataka government on April 6 had sent a fresh order for CBI probe in the death case...
  • Centre okays CBI probe in IAS officer Ravi's death case 4 days ago

    New Delhi: The Centre on Monday gave its nod for a CBI probe into the mysterious death of IAS officer DK Ravi after Karnataka government fell in line and sent a fresh notification without any time limit. The Department of Personnel and Training (DoPT) issued a notification to pave way for...
  • Uttarakhand sends report to centre on fake woman IAS April 8, 2015

    Dehradun: The Uttarakhand government has sent an 'internal report' to the central government on the fake IAS official case that rocked the hill state over the last week. An official said that the report was prepared by the state's chief secretary, the management of the Lal Bahadur Shastri National Administrative Academy...
  • Karnataka government re-issues order for CBI probe in IAS officer DK Ravi death case April 6, 2015

    Bengaluru: The Karnataka government on Monday sent a fresh order for CBI probe in the death case of IAS officer DK Ravi after the agency returned the earlier one. According to sources, while returning the order, the CBI had said that the scope of investigation cannot be decided by state...
  • IAS officer's death: CBI says no time limit can be fixed for probe April 6, 2015

    New Delhi: CBI has turned down the request of Karnataka Government seeking a time-bound probe in the alleged suicide of IAS officer DK Ravi, saying there is no provision in law to complete investigations in a given period. CBI sources said in New Delhi on Monday that a communication has been...
  • DK Ravi death case: Karnataka government can't order time-bound probe, says CBI April 6, 2015

    Bengaluru: In a huge blow for the Karnataka government, the Central Bureau of Investigation has returned its order into the investigation in the death of IAS officer DK Ravi. According to sources, while returning the order, the CBI has said that the scope of investigation cannot be decided by state the...
  • Dehradun court sends IAS imposter Ruby Choudhary to 14-day judicial custody April 4, 2015

    Dehradun: A Dehradun court on Saturday sent Ruby Choudhary, who used a fake identity card and posed as an Indian Administrative Service probationer, to 14-day judicial custody. The woman posed as an IAS officer to enter the Lal Bahadur Shastri National Academy of Administration (LBSNAA) in Mussoorie where those selected...
  • Security breached, woman IAS imposter Ruby Choudhary seen in photos with Pranab Mukherjee April 4, 2015

    Dehradun: In a major security lapse, the woman who posed as an IAS officer at Lal Bahadur Shastri National Academy of Administration (LBSNAA) in Mussoorie, has been seen in photographs sitting just a few rows from President Pranab Mukherjee. While the authenticity of the photograph is yet to be verified,...
  • Woman who posed as IAS officer, stayed in LBSNAA for 7 months arrested; case of forgery lodged April 4, 2015

    Dehradun: Soon after she leveled allegations of bribery against a top official, the woman who allegedly posed as an Indian Administrative Service (IAS) probationer to stay at Lal Bahadur Shastri National Academy of Administration (LBSNAA) in Mussoorie has been arrested. A case of cheating, forgery and impersonating a public servant has...
  • Khemka is an efficient officer, the transfer is a routine: Haryana CM April 2, 2015

    Senior IAS officer Ashok Khemka on Wednesday was once again transferred to an inconsequential posting by the BJP government in Haryana. ...
  • LBSNAA Deputy Director denies bribery allegations, says will file criminal defamation case April 2, 2015

    New Delhi: Deputy Director of Lal Bahadur Shastri National Academy of Administration Saurabh Jain on Thursday denied allegations of bribery. The remarks came after the impostor, Ruby Choudhary from Uttar Pradesh, accused Jain of taking Rs 5 lakh from her to ensure her entry into the academy. Jain said, "I didn't...
  • Centre to seek explanation from LBSNAA Deputy Director Saurabh Jain in IAS impostor case April 2, 2015

    Mussoorie: After a woman was allegedly found to have used a fake identity card to enter the Lal Bahadur Shastri National Academy of Administration (LBSNAA), the Centre has decided to seek an explanation from the academy's Deputy Director Saurabh Jain. The impostor, Ruby Choudhary from Uttar Pradesh, accused Jain...
  • Impostor Ruby blames IAS training academy Deputy Director Saurabh Jain, says he issued her a fake ID April 2, 2015

    Mussoorie: Ruby Choudhary, accused of using a fake identity card to gain entry into the prestigious Lal Bahadur Shastri National Academy of Administration where Indian Indian Administrative Service (IAS) probationers undergo training, has blamed the academy's Deputy Director Saurabh Jain for the incident, claiming that he facilitated her stay...
  • Woman uses fake ID to join IAS training at LBSNAA, flees after FIR is filed April 1, 2015

    Mussoorie: In a major security lapse and embarrassment for the government, a woman posing as an Indian Administrative Service (IAS) probationer joined the prestigious Lal Bahadur Shastri National Academy of Administration (LBSNAA) in Mussoorie and underwent training for seven months before the truth came out. The woman from Muzaffarnagar in...
  • 'I'm not a liar, can't live without you,' IAS officer DK Ravi allegedly wrote to his female colleague March 27, 2015

    Bengaluru: In a major breakthrough in Karnataka IAS officer DK Ravi death case, police sources claim that he might have committed suicide due to crisis in his personal life. According to the Whatsapp messages accessed by the police, Ravi was in love with one of his female colleagues. "After you hear...
  • Karnataka government's flip-flop on DK Ravi an avoidable embarrassment March 25, 2015

    Ever since the Congress fared poorly in the Lok Sabha elections from Karnataka, its government in the state has been stumbling from one crisis to another. The latest imbroglio is the shoddy way in which the investigation into the unfortunate death of a young IAS officer was handled. This episode...
  • CBI inquiry in DK Ravi's death case should have been ordered earlier: Law Minister Sadanand Gawda March 24, 2015

    IAS officer DK Ravi was found hanging from a ceiling fan at his flat in Bengaluru on March 16, with police suspecting it to be prima facie a case of suicide. ...
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  • News 360: VK Singh, Kashmiri separatist leaders attend Pakistan National Day celebrations March 23, 2015

    Minister of State for External Affairs Minister VK Singh on Monday attended Pakistan National Day reception at the High Commission in New Delhi amidst the controversy sparked by Pakistani envoy Abdul Basit's comments that India was not against his interactions with Kashmiri separatist leaders. ...
  • Is it appropriate to pursue hearing on IAS officer case: Karnataka High Court March 23, 2015

    Bengaluru: The Karnataka High Court on Monday wondered whether it would be appropriate for it to pursue the hearing on the "unnatural death" of IAS officer DK Ravi after the government has decided to handed over the case to CBI. "The state government has handed over the...
  • Savvy media: The twisting tale of two IAS officers March 23, 2015

    He, an honest IAS officer. She, an honest IAS officer. Young. In their thirties. Barely into the fifth year of the Indian Administrative Service. Mates of Batch 2009. There was more. Naturally. He took on the land mafia in Karnataka. He was their scourge. He untiringly tried to unearth...
  • Karnataka CM is behaving like a dictator, alleges Yeddyurappa March 23, 2015

    Opposition parties have been blaming the Karnataka CM for delay in handing over IAS offcer DK Ravi's death case to the CBI. "The CM was behaving like a dictator, people have taught him a lesson, I will demand home minister's resignation and also benefits to be given to Ravi's family,"...
  • Karnataka government bows down to pressure, agrees to CBI probe into IAS officer DK Ravi's death March 23, 2015

    Bengaluru: Facing pressure from all quarters in the death case of Indian Administrative Service officer DK Ravi, the Karnataka government on Monday agreed to a probe by the Central Bureau of Investigation. Speaking in the Assembly, Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah said that nobody's death should not be politicised. "Opposition is making...
  • Even a CBI probe won't ensure closure in DK Ravi case March 23, 2015

    New Delhi: Even as the chorus for a CBI probe grows louder into the DK Ravi case, it is incumbent upon us, to verify how much of it is genuinely motivated by a sense of justice for the young officer and how much of it is nothing but cynical politics...
  • 'Truth shall prevail', says woman IAS officer on DK Ravi's death March 23, 2015

    Bengaluru: The woman IAS officer linked to late Karnataka IAS officer DK Ravi has put up a post on her Facebook profile saying 'Truth shall prevail'. The woman IAS officer is DK Ravi's batchmate and police sources claimed that Ravi committed suicide following a failed love affair with her. Her husband...
  • Karnataka HC stays tabling of CID interim report on DK Ravi death case in state Assembly March 23, 2015

    Bengaluru: The Karnataka High Court on Sunday stayed the tabling of the Crime Investigation Department's interim report on the mysterious death of IAS officer DK Ravi in the state Assembly. Chief Minister Siddaramaiah was planning to table the interim report in the Assembly on Monday. The move came after a...
  • Karnataka High Court restrains government from making public information on IAS DK Ravi's death March 22, 2015

    Bengaluru: Karnataka High Court, in an emergent notice served to the state government, on Sunday restrained it from publishing any interim report or making any public statement pertaining to investigation being conducted into the "unnatural death" of IAS officer DK Ravi. "The respondents are restrained from making...
  • IAS officer's death: BJP MP writes to Sonia Gandhi March 22, 2015

    Bengaluru: Demanding a CBI probe into the mysterious death of an upright IAS officer, DK Ravi, BJP MP from Mysore Prathap Simha on Sunday wrote to Congress President Sonia Gandhi, questioning the intention of her party-led government in Karnataka in refusing such a probe. "As you are aware, an honest, young...
  • New age limit for IAS, IPS induction applicable from this year March 22, 2015

    New Delhi: The recent two-year increase in the age limit of 54 years for induction into IAS and IPS from state civil services will be applicable from this year onwards, the Centre has said. The Department of Personnel and Training (DoPT) had on Tuesday notified new rules raising the age...