Appointments Committee of the Cabinet

Arvind Kumar named new IB director, RAW gets Samant Goel as new chief

The Narendra Modi -led NDA government has appointed Samant Goel as the RAW chief and Arvind Kumar as the Director of the Intelligence Bureau.

Jun 26, 2019, 16:51 PM IST

Bureaucratic rejig: Appointments Committee approves appointments and transfers of 9 IAS officers

The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet on Saturday approved the appointments and transfers of nine IAS officers.

Nov 17, 2018, 23:50 PM IST

Senior IAS officer Rajive Kumar takes over Uttar Pradesh's chief secretary

A 1981-batch IAS officer, Kumar took over from Rahul Bhatnagar, who was shifted to Greater Noida as chairman, with additional charge of investment commissioner of Uttar Pradesh, in New Delhi.

Jun 29, 2017, 16:02 PM IST

A week after she lost HRD Ministry, Smriti Irani's choice for CBSE chief is rejected by PM Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has rejected former Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani's choice for the chairman of the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE).

Jul 13, 2016, 10:48 AM IST

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.

Aug 29, 2015, 00:34 AM IST

Ex-AIIMS CVO levels serious allegations over working of ACC

Sanjeev Chaturvedi, an Indian Forest Service officer of 2002 batch and ex-chief vigilance officer of AIIMS, has levelled serious allegations over the working of Appointments Committee of the Cabinet (ACC), chaired by the Prime Minister.

Apr 01, 2015, 17:07 PM IST

ACC approves appointment of Anupam Shrivastava as BSNL CMD

Government is believed to have approved the long-pending appointment of Anupam Shrivastava as CMD of state-run telecom firm BSNL.

Jan 14, 2015, 19:46 PM IST

FinMin mulls roping in private professionals for top job at PSBs

The Finance Ministry is considering a proposal to rope in professionals from the private sector for appointment of chairman and CEO-cum-managing director in state-owned financial institutions as it looks for talent from a wider pool of applicants.

Jan 02, 2015, 16:46 PM IST

SPG's senior most officer to take charge

The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet Wednesday directed the next senior most officer of the Special Protection Group (SPG) to take the charge of director until a suitable successor is appointed.

Nov 26, 2014, 11:56 AM IST

K V Chowdary is new CBDT Chairman

Senior IRS officer K V Chowdary has been appointed as the new Chairman of the Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT), the top policy making body of the Income Tax department.

Aug 01, 2014, 16:44 PM IST