IAS-turned-politician Shah Faesal detained, put under house arrest in Srinagar

A case has been registered under the Public Safety Act (PSA) against Shah Faisal, the former IAS of Jammu and Kashmir and head of the Jammu and Kashmir People's Movement. Under the PSA, one can be kept in custody for at least three months without trial.

Feb 15, 2020, 12:32 PM IST

Odisha: 27 IAS, 16 IPS officers promoted to higher ranks

Three IPS officers, namely, Arisingha Bhoi, Amitendra Nath Sinha and S Praveen Kumar have been promoted to the rank of Inspector General (IG), while among those promoted to the rank of Deputy Inspector General (DIG) include Anirudh K Singh, Anup Kumar Sahoo, Amrita Dash, Anoop Krishna and Sudha Singh.

Dec 22, 2019, 06:43 AM IST

India’s first visually-impaired woman IAS officer Pranjal Patil takes charge as sub-collector in Kerala

Pranjal Patil hails from Maharashtra and she has created history by becoming the visually-challenged IAS officer to be appointed in Kerala cadre.

Oct 14, 2019, 17:13 PM IST

Civil Services (Main) Examination result declared: Check full list here

The UPSC released a list of 53 candidates, saying their names have been recommended to fill up the posts based on the Civil Services Examination, 2018. There are 38 General, 14 OBC and one SC candidates in the list. 

Oct 11, 2019, 20:15 PM IST

Yogi Adityanath goes for reshuffle in Uttar Pradesh, transfers 26 IAS officers

The Uttar Pradesh government has transferred 26 IAS officers, including Principal Secretary (Home) Arvind Kumar.

Jul 31, 2019, 09:35 AM IST

Centre gave permission to prosecute corrupt officers in last three years: Jitendra Singh

Sources told Zee Media, the Centre is now set to take strict action against some corrupt Indian Administrative Service (IAS), Indian Police Service (IPS) and Indian Forest Service (IFoS) officers.

Jul 04, 2019, 16:57 PM IST

17 IAS officers transferred in Uttar Pradesh

District Magistrate of Chitrakoot, Vishaak G was named the Special Secretary of Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, while Jitendra Mohan Singh was appointed Joint Director of Cadre Headquarters in Lucknow.

Jun 09, 2019, 07:45 AM IST

Four IPS officers posted by EC sent on ‘compulsory waiting’ by Mamata Banerjee government

Several IAS and IPS officers have also been transferred by the West Bengal government.

May 27, 2019, 21:42 PM IST

Shah Faesal, 2010 batch IAS topper, quits govt service; likely to join politics

He was likely to join the National Conference and will contest the Lok Sabha election from Baramulla constituency in the Kashmir Valley.

Jan 09, 2019, 15:47 PM IST

Badhir News: Special show for hearing impaired, 5th January, 2019

This is a special segment for hearing impaired which brings to you latest updates of the afternoon. Watch this video to know the latest news stories of the day.

Jan 05, 2019, 17:34 PM IST

UPSC exams: Govt refutes reports of revising age criteria

The government on Tuesday rubbished media reports which suggested that the age criteria for appearing in civil service examinations was being changed. Watch this video to know more.

Dec 25, 2018, 22:20 PM IST

No changes in age limit to appear for civil service examination, clarifies government

The present age limit for appearing in the UPSC examination is 32 years.

Dec 25, 2018, 12:15 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

UPSC prelims result 2018: Results date likely on July 10, will be available @ upsc.gov.in

The examination was held on June 3, 2018. Nearly 3 lakh candidates appeared in the examination.

Jul 10, 2018, 13:58 PM IST

Stand up when you meet MPs, MLAs: Haryana order to officials sparks controversy

Turns out it's standard procedure expected of government officials while dealing with those elected by the people.

Jun 19, 2018, 12:53 PM IST

UPSC Civil Services exam 2017 results: Police constable's son shines, sets sights on IPS

Akshay Kumar Yedavelli took inspiration from his father's hard work and always dreamt of becoming an IPS officer. Now, that dream is all set to come true.

Apr 28, 2018, 12:24 PM IST

Delhi: IAS aspirant kills landlord's son, body found in suitcase

Identified as Avadesh Sakya, the accused is an Indian Administrative Service (IAS) aspirant. 27-year-old had Sakya used to stay with the victim's family for at least five years.

Feb 13, 2018, 18:18 PM IST

Changes in civil services exam pattern, age limit under consideration

Nearly eight months after its submission, the report of Baswan committee that suggested changes in civil service exam pattern and age limit is under examination, the government has said.

Nov 15, 2017, 15:40 PM IST

October 17, 2017: News at a glance

Here is what is making headlines on October 17, 2017

Oct 17, 2017, 09:27 AM IST

PM Narendra Modi picked new faces to deliver on his new India vision: Sources

The selection of nine new names for ministership has been done by Prime Minister Narendra Modi keeping in view the 4Ps - passion, proficiency, professional and political acumen, to deliver on his vision of a new India, official sources said tonight.

Sep 02, 2017, 23:34 PM IST