Tag: IAS

Illegal gun licences: CBI raids 40 places, officials’ homes in Jammu and Kashmir

The Central Bureau of Investigation on Saturday conducted searches at around 40 locations across Jammu & Kashmir including the residence of senior IAS officer Shahid...

Why the top political establishment doesn’t seem to be too unhappy about the declining clout of IAS lobby

Last month, the Government of India appointed 20 joint secretaries (JS) in various ministries, in which the majority — 12 to be precise — belonged...

Central Vigilance Commission readies panel of external monitors to keep an eye on tenders

The tendering and procurement processes of many ministries, government departments, PSUs, ports and banks are set to face more scrutiny with the central vigilance commission...

Explaining controversy over ‘now-retired’ West Bengal Chief Secretary

Following is the gist of the controversy over sudden transfer of West Bengal Chief Secretary Alapan Bandyopadhyay, who retired on Monday, to Delhi and related...

View: Arbitration in India not only needs to be institutionalised, but also should be assuring and affordable

In January 2019, the Rajasthan High Court terminated an arbitrator’s appointment on the ground that the latter’s demand of ₹75 lakh as fee was exorbitant....

Tremendous scope for India-US cooperation in health technology and pharma, says expert

As the US government steps up assistance to India in its battle against a deadly wave of the COVID-19, an Indian public healthcare expert has...

Public healthcare expert recommends new Covid-19 vaccine strategy for India | India News

WASHINGTON: As India experiences a new wave of Covid-19 pandemic, an Indian public healthcare expert has called for adopting a “build, buy and jab” strategy...

Adhering to guidelines of ICMR, not under-reporting Covid deaths: Gujarat CM | India News

AHMEDABAD: Gujarat chief minister Vijay Rupani on Sunday denied Covid deaths were being under-counted and “assured people every death is being investigated and recorded by...

Bridgestone India unlocks 7 million euros in 9 months, helped by digital payment platform Freepay

Pune-based tyre maker Bridgestone India has unlocked around 7 million euros in cash flows in nine months with the shifting of its payment collection process...

One group of ex-babus asks farmers to continue their stir, another cautions them against it

A group of retired bureaucrats from Uttar Pradesh Thursday appealed to farmers protesting against the three central farm reform laws to end their agitation saying...

Disinvestment push: To privatise, shield bureaucrats

On Wednesday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi made a spirited push in Parliament for ‘a bigger role for the private sector in the economy’. But when...

Indian auto, components industry should not de-link completely from imports, says Pawan Goenka

NEW DELHI: The Indian auto and components industry should not de-link completely from imports as self-reliance is “not about being insulated”, and companies should work...

In J&K, IAS, IPS and ACB will now come under direct control of Lieutenant Governor

NEW DELHI: The Union government notified fresh rules of transaction of business for Jammu and Kashmir administration, specifying that the all-India services, police and the...