Panel's report on civil services exam pattern in six months

An expert committee formed by the government to examine various issues related to age relaxation, eligibility, syllabus and pattern of civil services examination, to select IAS and IPS officers, will give its report within six months time.

Government makes high-level appointments

The government on Friday carried out a major administrative reshuffle, making 16 senior level appointments and placing Sunil Arora as information and broadcasting secretary, Shaktikanta Das as economic affairs secretary and Hansmukh Adhia as revenue secretary.

167 IAS, IPS, IFS posts lying vacant in Odisha

 As many as 167 Indian Administrative Service (IAS), Indian Police Service (IPS) and Indian Forest Service (IFS) posts are lying vacant in Odisha, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik said on Monday.

100 IAS officers came under CBI scanner in last 5 years: Govt

100 IAS officers came under the CBI scanner in the last five years for their alleged involvement in various corruption cases with the Central Government according sanction to prosecute 66 of them.

Committee to examine age relaxation for civil services exam

An expert committee will examine various issues related to age relaxation, eligibility, syllabus and pattern of civil services examination to select IAS and IPS officers, the government said on Thursday.

Three IAS officers transferred in Uttar Pradesh

In a reshuffle, the Uttar Pradesh government on Tuesday transferred three IAS officers including a District Magistrate.

'Ira Singhal could be brand ambassador for specially-abled'

Specially-abled Ira Singhal, who topped this year's IAS examination, could be the brand ambassador for the programmes of department of empowerment of persons with disabilities, a minister said on Friday.

India has 906 IPS posts lying vacant, UP tops the chart

A day after the Civil Services examination results were announced and the country got some new raring-to-go IPS (Indian Police Service) officers, a Right to Information (RTI) query has revealed that there is a huge shortfall of police officers across the country.

UPSC to announce civil services exam results today
UPSC to announce civil services exam results today

The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) will announce the results of civil services examination, to select IAS and IPS officers, among others on Saturday.

Noted former Kashmir bureaucrat Ashok Jaitley dies

Ashok Jaitley, a renowned civil servant and former chief secretary of Jammu and Kashmir, died in New Delhi on Tuesday after suffering from a protracted illness.

Student from troubled Kashmir area cracks AIIMS test

A young man from a militancy-plagued region in Jammu and Kashmir has cracked the AIIMS medical entrance test and is itching to join the country's premier medical institute as a doctor.

New political party formed in Mizoram

A new political party - 'Revolutionary Democratic Party (RDP) - was floated in Mizoram on Saturday.

Devendra Chaudhary appointed secy in department of admin reforms

Senior IAS officer Devendra Chaudhary has been appointed as Secretary in the Department of Administrative Reforms and Public Grievances (DARPG).

Administrative rejig in Punjab ​

The Punjab government on Monday announced transfer and posting orders of four IAS officers and nine PCS officers with immediate effect.

8 IAS officers reshuffled in Haryana

The Haryana government on Friday issued transfers and posting orders of eight IAS officers with immediate effect.

Maharashtra govt transfers 6 IAS officers

The Maharashtra government on Tuesday transferred 6 IAS officers including former Mumbai civic chief Sitaram Kunte who was recently given the charge of state environment department.

UPSC encourages women to apply for civil services exam

In order to ensure gender balance in workforce, the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has encouraged women candidates to apply for the prestigious civil services examination to select IAS and IPS officers.

Online filing of applications for UPSC civil services exam begins

The online filing of applications for this year's civil services preliminary examination to select IAS and IPS officers has begun.

Delhi government denies its officers' morale down

The Delhi government on Thursday denied published reports that the morale of its officers had been hit by a public row between the chief minister and the Lt. Governor.