Indian Administrative Service

Create India of freedom fighters' dreams, PM tells young IAS officers

Create India of freedom fighters' dreams, PM tells young IAS officers

PM Modi on Tuesday asked young IAS officers to focus on subjects such as GST implementation and boosting digital transactions.

Sep 26, 2017, 22:13 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

175 IAS officers get first posting in central govt departments

As many as 175 IAS officers of 2015 batch were on Monday given their first posting as Assistant Secretaries in different central government departments, excluding the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) for three months, beginning July 3.

Jun 27, 2017, 15:41 PM IST

800 IAS officers to inspect Delhi Anganwadi centres: Manish Sisodia

With an aim to clean the Anganwadi system in the national capital, around 1,600 Anganwadi centres in Delhi will be inspected by IAS officers on Saturday, Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia said on Tuesday.

Jun 13, 2017, 21:06 PM IST

Retired IAS officer buries wife's body at Ghaziabad home; chaos ensues

People protested, saying they won't let a residential colony turn into a cemetery.

Jun 05, 2017, 15:11 PM IST
Trainee IAS officer dies in Delhi while rescuing lady officer

Trainee IAS officer dies in Delhi while rescuing lady officer

A trainee Indian Foreign Services (IFS) officer was found dead in a swimming pool on Monday night. 

May 30, 2017, 10:08 AM IST
IAS officer, found dead on his birthday in Lucknow, was probing Karnataka food and civil supplies scam

IAS officer, found dead on his birthday in Lucknow, was probing Karnataka food and civil supplies scam

Anurag Tiwari was youngest of the three brothers and was selected in the IAS in 2007.

May 18, 2017, 11:38 AM IST
IAS officer Anurag Tiwari found dead in Lucknow's Hazratganj

IAS officer Anurag Tiwari found dead in Lucknow's Hazratganj

Anurag Tiwari's body was found near Meerabai Guest House in Hazratganj.

May 17, 2017, 10:00 AM 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

25 IAS officials transferred in Uttar Pradesh

In a late night reshuffle of the bureaucracy in Uttar Pradesh on Wednesday, 25 IAS officials were transferred, an official said.

May 03, 2017, 23:41 PM IST
Outsource govt services, bring in private sector talent: Niti Aayog

Outsource govt services, bring in private sector talent: Niti Aayog

Policy think-tank Niti Aayog has suggested outsourcing of public services to private hands in order to reduce dependence on the government administrative machinery.

Apr 30, 2017, 11:02 AM IST
After Sukma attack, the initiative by IAS officers will make you PROUD

After Sukma attack, the initiative by IAS officers will make you PROUD

The officers will offer themselves as facilitators to assist families in getting their dues like pension, gratuity or allotment of services like petrol pump, jobs etc.

Apr 29, 2017, 15:05 PM IST
President Pranab Mukherjee, ministers may have to give speeches in Hindi

President Pranab Mukherjee, ministers may have to give speeches in Hindi

All dignitaries, including the President and ministers, may soon start giving speeches in Hindi if a parliamentary panel's recommendations accepted by President Pranab Mukherjee are implemented.

Apr 18, 2017, 15:53 PM IST

Kannur airport to change face of north Kerala

The upcoming Kannur International Airport after its inauguration in September will change the face of north Kerala,

Apr 12, 2017, 14:08 PM IST

No action against Jacob Thomas based on media reports, says Kerala CM

Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Thursday informed the Kerala assembly that based on media reports no action will be taken against Vigilance Director Jacob Thomas.

Mar 16, 2017, 14:24 PM IST

Kerala secretariat employees protest against KAS implementation

State government employees registered their strong opposition to the proposed setting up of the Kerala Administrative Service (KAS) on the lines of the Indian Administrative Service by staying away from their offices whereby barely 25 per cent attendance was recorded at the Secretariat here on Thursday.

Feb 16, 2017, 17:15 PM IST

Vigilance searches only to 'humiliate and harass': IAS officer

A top Kerala bureaucrat, whose flats and office were recently searched by Vigilance in a disproportionate assets case, has alleged that the move was only to "humiliate and harass" him.

Nov 01, 2016, 15:55 PM IST

Politics should never override policy: PM Narendra Modi to IAS officers

"Politics should never override policy." This was the message of Prime Minister to IAS officers as a young batch met him here.

Oct 27, 2016, 17:06 PM IST

Indian civil services need urgent reform: US think tank

The IAS faces a number of serious challenges - from diminishing human capital to political interference - that, if left unaddressed, will lead to further institutional decline, says a report. 

Sep 03, 2016, 09:39 AM 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