Cabinet Secretary

Rajiv Gauba appointed as Cabinet Secretary for two years

The 1982-batch IAS officer of the Jharkhand cadre was also appointed as Officer on Special Duty in the Cabinet Secretariat from the date of his assumption of charge till he takes over as the Cabinet Secretary. 

Aug 21, 2019, 22:29 PM IST

For sustained dialogue in Jammu and Kashmir, Rajnath Singh names Special Representative

Rajnath named former Intelligence Bureau director Dineshwar Sharma as the Special Representative for the dialogue process. Sharma’s new post would be ranked equal to that of the Cabinet Secretary.

Oct 23, 2017, 16:55 PM IST

Former Indian Ambassador to US passes away at 82

He passed away at around 10 pm, due to multiple organ failure, in Goa's Manipal Hospitals, a hospital official said.

Jul 10, 2017, 10:26 AM IST

7th Pay Commission: Central govt employees expect Committee on Allowances report in February

After repeated rumours and statements on when and what the Committee of Allowances under Finance Secretary will roll out for central government employees, there is more news to fire the expectations of government employees.

Jan 21, 2017, 16:23 PM IST

7th CPC: Secretaries group submits final report to Fin Min; Cabinet approval in 15 days

The implementation of the 7th Pay Commission appears to be a matter of a few days now. The Finance Ministry is expected to submit the note on 7th Pay Commission to Cabinet in the next fifteen days.

Jun 17, 2016, 14:27 PM IST

Confirmed! Secretaries panel reviewing 7th CPC to submit report in June; likely to recommend better pay

Zee Media Bureau

New Delhi: The central government employees' wait to get higher pay package under the 7th pay commission is nearing its end.

May 02, 2016, 13:36 PM IST

Cabinet Secretary reviews Maoist situation in the country

Cabinet Secretary Pradeep Kumar Sinha on Friday reviewed the situation in Left Wing Extremism-hit areas in the country and directed that all ongoing development projects should be completed on priority.

Jul 10, 2015, 14:55 PM IST

PK Sinha assumes charge as Cabinet Secretary

 Pradeep Kumar Sinha, an IAS officer of 1977 batch, UP cadre, assumed charge as the Cabinet Secretary on Saturday. He took over from Ajit Kumar Seth.

Jun 13, 2015, 14:55 PM IST

Pradeep Kumar Sinha appointed new Cabinet Secretary

Power Secretary Pradeep Kumar Sinha was Friday appointed as the next Cabinet Secretary of the country.

May 29, 2015, 16:08 PM IST

Pak PM terms SAARC as engine for regional economic growth

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Thursday said the SAARC grouping was an important vehicle for regional cooperation and an engine for economic growth of South Asia that has 1.7 billion consumers.

Apr 16, 2015, 18:41 PM IST

SC Bose's files: Modi Govt forms committee to decide if files can be made public

The Narendra Modi government has formed a high-level committee to decide whether to declassify the documents related to mysterious disappearance of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose, reports said on Wedne

Apr 15, 2015, 17:23 PM IST

As swine flu toll rises, states told to operate 24X7 helplines

Cabinet Secretary Ajit Seth Thursday urged state governments to ensure round-the-clock functioning of outbreak monitoring cells and necessary helplines as the number of people affected by swine flu in the country crossed the 10,000 mark.

Feb 19, 2015, 19:57 PM IST

Cabinet Secy asks bureaucrats to 'strictly' follow austerity code

Seeking to contain expenditure, the Cabinet Secretary has asked top bureaucrats in all ministries to "strictly" follow the austerity code and refrain from holding conferences and meetings in five-star hotels.

Feb 19, 2015, 15:57 PM IST

Cabinet Secretary Ajit Seth gets six-month extension in service

Cabinet Secretary Ajit Seth, who is due to retire on December 13, was on Friday given a six-month extension in service, the third time he has got it in the top bureaucratic post.

Dec 05, 2014, 13:14 PM IST

Online issuance of cards for cos on the anvil

Government is moving towards online issuance of PAN cards to companies as part of several measures to improve country's investment climate as well as its ranking in the ease of doing business index.

Nov 28, 2014, 23:35 PM IST

Cabinet secy meets officials, industry on ease of doing biz

Secretaries from different departments including DIPP, MSME and Commerce were present at the meeting along with the members of industry body Ficci and exporters.

Nov 28, 2014, 15:56 PM IST

Committee to review Digital India progress on Thursday

The Apex Committee, headed by Cabinet Secretary Ajit Kumar Seth, will review the progress of Digital India project - an umbrella programme with an outlay of about Rs 1.13 lakh crore.

Nov 25, 2014, 17:46 PM IST

Cabinet Secretary to review Digital India progress on Thursday

The Apex Committee, headed by Cabinet Secretary Ajit Kumar Seth, will review the progress of Digital India project - an umbrella programme with an outlay of about Rs 1.13 lakh crore.

Nov 25, 2014, 16:41 PM IST

'Food security concerns should be addressed upfront in WTO'

India today said its food security concerns cannot be relegated to the back but should be taken forward and addressed upfront at the WTO.

Oct 30, 2014, 17:52 PM IST

Ebola threat: Cabinet Secretary reviews preparedness with states

Cabinet Secretary Ajit Seth on Friday chaired a high-level meeting to review the state of preparedness in the context of emerging global crisis on Ebola.

Oct 17, 2014, 13:21 PM IST