Indian Police Service

Empower citizen to file complaint from home: President Ram Nath Kovind to cops

President Ram Nath Kovind on Monday asked police officers to encourage and create an "ideal" system where citizens were able to file their complaints without having to go to a police station.

Nov 13, 2017, 20:56 PM IST

Two 'dead wood' IPS officers sacked in Chhattisgarh

The performance of both the DIG-rank officers were reviewed after completion of their 15 years in service and they were found to be unfit to continue, the official said.

Aug 06, 2017, 15:29 PM IST

381 babus, including 24 IAS, punished: Personnel Ministry to PM

'Perform or perish'. This is one of the mantras of good governance being followed by the Modi government to make its workforce accountable, a senior Personnel Ministry official has said.

Jul 25, 2017, 14:20 PM IST

Shortage of over 5 lakh policemen in country: Ministry of Home Affairs

The Union home ministry, in a written reply to the Lok Sabha, also said that there are lesser Indian Police Service (IPS) officers in position across the country, than their authorised strength.

 

Jul 18, 2017, 19:31 PM IST
India helping Nepal to set up police academy

India helping Nepal to set up police academy

India shares a 1,751-km-long border with Nepal that touches Uttarakhand, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, West Bengal and Sikkim.

Jun 11, 2017, 12:14 PM IST
'Supercop' KPS Gill, who crushed militancy in Punjab, passes away

'Supercop' KPS Gill, who crushed militancy in Punjab, passes away

 KPS Gill is credited with having brought the insurgency in Punjab under control.

May 26, 2017, 16:14 PM IST

UPSC to share competitive exams scores online to boost hiring

The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has decided to share online scores of candidates taking competitive exams.

May 12, 2017, 13:10 PM IST

Police officer Sanjiv Tyagi's father shot dead in Ghaziabad

Indian Police Service (IPS) officer Sanjiv Tyagi`s father Ishwar Tyagi was shot dead in the Kavi Nagar area of Ghaziabad on Thursday morning.

 

May 11, 2017, 13:53 PM IST
Kerala govt reinstates TP Senkumar as state DGP, hours after Supreme Court rap

Kerala govt reinstates TP Senkumar as state DGP, hours after Supreme Court rap

TP Senkumar was removed from the post when Pinarayi  Vijayan took over as Kerala Chief Minister on May 25, 2016.

May 05, 2017, 19:57 PM IST

137 police officers transferred in Maharashtra

In a major reshuffle in the Maharashtra police department, the government has transferred 137 officers, including from the Indian Police Service (IPS) and the SP-level officers.

Apr 28, 2017, 15:52 PM IST

Punjab: 18 IPS, 11 PPS officers transferred

DGP Hardeep Dhillon, who is currently holding the charge of Internal Vigilance Cell (IVC) and Human Rights, has been given the additional charge of Welfare.

Apr 25, 2017, 11:14 AM IST
Meet Gujarat's first woman police chief - DGP Geetha Johri

Meet Gujarat's first woman police chief - DGP Geetha Johri

A 1982 batch Indian Police Service (IPS) Geetha Johri has been appointed as the first woman Director General of Police (DGP) of Gujarat on Tuesday, replacing PP Pandey, who resigned.

Apr 04, 2017, 15:47 PM IST

5 IPS officers in CBI get promotion

Five officers of Indian Police Service (IPS) working in the CBI have been promoted to the Deputy Inspector General level.

Mar 28, 2017, 11:43 AM IST

UP's IPS officers transferred at four times the Indian average

With 200 million people, UP is India`s most populous state and does have more IPS officers than any other Indian state.

Mar 07, 2017, 12:46 PM IST

Discharge responsibilities without fear: President to IPS trainees

With the emergence of the concept of welfare state, the role of a police personnel has changed, President Pranab Mukherjee today said as he asked Indian Police Service trainees to discharge their responsibilities without fear or favour.

Nov 11, 2016, 23:07 PM IST
Aspiring for civil services? Do it fast as UPSC may cut upper age limit

Aspiring for civil services? Do it fast as UPSC may cut upper age limit

The BS Baswan panel has reportedly recommended that “the age limit be reduced in a phased manner spread over several years and not in one go”.

Aug 11, 2016, 22:08 PM IST
Beat constables will be trained in using of computers: Kiran Bedi

Beat constables will be trained in using of computers: Kiran Bedi

Beat constables would be trained in using computers and the personnel would be trained in a phased manner to cover all the constables in a year`s time.

Jul 17, 2016, 00:19 AM IST
Al Qaeda incites Indian Muslims to carry out lone-wolf attacks on IAS, IPS Officers

Al Qaeda incites Indian Muslims to carry out lone-wolf attacks on IAS, IPS Officers

Qaeda's South Asian wing AQIS trains its recruits not only to carry out terror attacks but also to radicalise vulnerable Muslim youth in the name of jihad.

Jul 04, 2016, 09:06 AM IST

High-level police shake-up in Kerala

Kerala`s new Pinarayi Vijayan government on Monday night effected a high-level shake-up in the police force at the highest level.

May 31, 2016, 00:17 AM IST

IPS officer found dead in Chennai

A 32-year-old IPS officer was on Thursday found dead in the police officer's mess here.

Feb 18, 2016, 16:10 PM IST