PK Sinha assumes charge as Cabinet Secretary

 Pradeep Kumar Sinha, an IAS officer of 1977 batch, UP cadre, assumed charge as the Cabinet Secretary on Saturday. He took over from Ajit Kumar Seth.

Pak PM terms SAARC as engine for regional economic growth

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Thursday said the SAARC grouping was an important vehicle for regional cooperation and an engine for economic growth of South Asia that has 1.7 billion consumers.

Cabinet Secretary to review Digital India progress on Thursday

The Apex Committee, headed by Cabinet Secretary Ajit Kumar Seth, will review the progress of Digital India project - an umbrella programme with an outlay of about Rs 1.13 lakh crore.

Azad defends removal of Health Secretary

Justifying the controversial removal Union Health and Family Welfare Secretary Keshav Desiraju, Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad said his "casual approach and lack of attention to detail would cause serious embarrassment" to him besides "slowing down" important projects.

No rethink on Telangana creation: Cabinet Secretary

Unfazed by protests, government on Tuesday ruled out any rethink on bifurcating Andhra Pradesh.

Cabinet Secy reviews Uttarakhand ops

Cabinet Secy Ajit Kumar Seth Thursday held a review meeting with top central and Uttarakhand government officials and issued directions to speed up rescue operations in the flood-ravaged state.

‘Government planning centre for good governance’

The government is thinking of setting up a centre for good governance to get focused feedback for improving delivery of its programmes.

Centre keen to see J&K progressing: Seth

A central team led by Union
Cabinet Secretary Ajit Kumar Seth on Monday assured the Jammu and
Kashmir government of full support for comprehensive
development of the state.

Ajit Kumar Seth appointed next Cabinet Secretary

Senior IAS officer Ajit Kumar Seth was on Tuesday appointed the next Cabinet Secretary succeeding K M Chandrashekhar who retires next month.