Our actions must be in tune with our vision: PM to IAS officers

PM Modi pointed out that the positive change which IAS officers would bring will be beneficial for the nation.

My government is unsparing against corrupt: PM Narendra Modi

My government is unsparing against corrupt: PM Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said his government has taken significant steps to check corruption and menace of black money in a short span of time.

Maha Govt shouldn't blame bureaucracy for its failures: Oppn

Leader of Opposition in the Assembly Radhakrishna Vikhe Patil told reporters that Fadnavis had failed to give direction and vision to the bureaucracy.

Perform or take voluntary retirement, don't sit on files: Nitin Gadkari to babus

Perform or take voluntary retirement, don't sit on files: Nitin Gadkari to babus

In a stern 'perform or take VRS' warning to officials sitting on files, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari on Thursday asked them not to become obstacles in the way of India achieving world class infrastructure.

CIC orders disclosure of communication between PMO and DoPT over Haryana whistleblower

Asserting that people have a right to information about obstructions to political executive and bureaucratic machinery and their working, CIC has held that such records must be disclosed even if they attract exemption clauses because of larger public interests.

Greece needs to initiate reforms, slash bureaucracy: Obama

Greece must undertake new reforms to bring stability to its shaky financial system, US President Barack Obama said Friday, adding that Washington is open to flexible policies that help the European nation`s economy recover.

Good Governance Day: Has Modi govt fulfilled its promises?

How has Modi govt fared in seven months? Let's see how our guests rate his performance.

Amarinder blames bureaucracy for delay in enforcement of OROP

 Senior Congress leader Amarinder Singh today blamed the bureaucracy for inordinate delay in implementing the One Rank One Pension (OROP) to benefit the country's 30 lakh ex-servicemen and sought Prime Minister Narendra Modi urgent attention to address the issue.

Bureaucrat can't be victimized for crtiticising govt: SC

A bureaucrat cannot be victimised for criticising government before a judicial forum, as it does not amount to service misconduct, the Supreme Court has said while slapping a fine of Rs 5 lakh on Centre and UP government for harassing an IAS officer who approached it on the black money issue.

Major reshuffle of bureaucracy in Odisha

In a major reshuffle in the bureaucracy, Odisha government changed portfolio of 20 senior IAS officers, official sources said Tuesday.

No proposal to change five-day week: Govt

There is no proposal to change the present five-day week for the employees of central government ministries and departments, Lok Sabha was informed Wednesday.

Will Modi be able to motivate India`s vast bureaucracy?

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has sought to boost the morale and motivation of civil servants and has laid thrust on efficiency and delivery but will his message percolate down to the 18 million-strong bureaucracy known to work at its own pace?

Will Modi be able to motivate India`s vast bureaucracy?

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has sought to boost the morale and motivation of civil servants and has laid thrust on efficiency and delivery but will his message percolate down to the 18 million-strong bureaucracy known to work at its own pace.

The Civil Servant

We can improve the quality of public administration by encouraging bright youngsters to join civil services, who can make the public administrative apparatus responsive and sensitive to people’s needs, says G.Ramachandran

Need political will to bear down on bureaucrats for better services: Mani Shankar Aiyar

Mani Shankar Aiyar on Tuesday hit out at the bureaucracy for non-convergence of schemes at the grassroots level.

Increase S&T investment, eliminate bureaucracy: Panel

Concerned over the country`s tardy progress in innovation and scientific research, the Science Advisory Council to the Prime Minister has "strongly recommended" increasing investment in S&T including higher education.

IAS officers will no more act on oral orders: Supreme Court

The Supreme Court on Thursday asked the Central and state governments to usher in bureaucratic reforms, lamenting that political interference was affecting the functioning of bureaucracy.

Governance chaotic as steel frame has rusted, says SC

The Supreme Court Thursday said India`s governance would not have faced a chaotic situation had the bureaucracy not allowed itself - the "steel frame" of the state - to be rusted.

SP, BSP leaders have `misused` bureaucracy in UP: BJP

The BJP on Monday alleged that due to the "corrupt" leadership of SP and BSP, bureaucracy in Uttar Pradesh has become "unbridled".

PoK refugees protest over bureaucratic apathy

Alleging bureaucratic apathy, refugees from Pakistan Occupied Kashmir (PoK) on Saturday staged a protest here threatening to launch an agitation if steps were not taken for their early rehabilitation.