D K Samantaray goes back to his Parent Cadre

Competent authority has approved for premature repatriation of Shri D. K. Samantaray IAS, (MP:1982) to his parent cadre. He was CEO ,Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI).… Read More

Amita Sharma goes back to parent cadre

Ms Amita Sharma IAS (MP:1981), Additional Secretary, Higher Education, has been accorded premature repatriation to her parent cadre. Read More

Rajan Datt to be Deputy Secretary in Ministry of Culture

Shri Rajan Datt IRS (C & CE:2004) to be Deputy Secretary in Ministry of Culture,Delhi under the Central Staffing Scheme for a period of four years .… Read More

Jishnu Barua to be JS in Dept of Personnel & Training


Shri Jishnu Barua IAS, (AM:1988) to be Joint Secretary in Department of Personnel & Training for five years. Previously, the charge was with Ms. Deepti Umashankar IAS,(HY:1993) who has been laterally shifted to Cabinet Secretariat wef 11.07.2014… Read More

S Suresh Kumar tenure extended in Home Ministry

Home Ministry

Shri S Suresh Kumar IAS, (WB:1988) central deputation tenure extended for 01 month in Home Ministry… Read More

Nilkanth S Avhad to be Director in ONGC

Shri Nilkanth S Avhad, IAS (PB:1999) to be Director in ONGC under the Central Staffing Scheme till 15.08.2015… Read More

Sustainable Tourism for India

The Union Minister for Tourism Shri Shripad Naik here today launched the Comprehensive Sustainable Tourism Criteria for India (STCI) for Accommodation, Tour Operators and Beaches, Backwaters, Lakes & Rivers Sectors. Speaking on the occasion the Minister said, his Ministry is committed to develop tourism in India based on the principles of sustainability,… Read More

Discussions on for alternative to Planning Commission

Consultative meetings were held today relating to the proposed new design and structure for the Planning Commission. These were part of consultations after the PM, in his Independence Day speech, from the ramparts of Red Fort, on the 15th of this month, had said “….We will replace Planning Commission with a new institution having a new design and structure…… Read More

Rajnish Dev Burman appointed PS to MoS in Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports

Rajnish Dev Burman IRS (1999) appointed as PS to Minister of State, Shri Sarbananda Sonowal (I/C) for Skill Development,Entrepreneurship and Youth Affairs & Sports .This would be at a level of Director in the Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports.… Read More

Mukesh Mangal appointed Director in Home Affairs

Mukesh Mangal (ITS;1992) who was recommended by DoT, has been appointed Director in Home Affairs under the Central Staffing Scheme for a period of five years wef date of taking charge or further notice.… Read More

1st Indigenously Built Stealth Anti-Submarine Warfare Ship- INS Kamorta Commissioned

Breaking new grounds in the making of warships in the country, India today commissioned the first indigenously built stealth Anti-Submarine Warfare Corvette, INS Kamorta, at an impressive ceremony at Visakhapatnam naval dockyard. The Defence Minister Shri Arun Jaitley who commissioned the warship, described the development as ‘the coming of age ofRead More

Digital India – NaMo government’s proposal for tomorrows India

The cabinet meeting held on August 20, 2014 chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has given its approval for ‘Digital India’- A programme envisaged by Department of Electronics and Information Technology (DeitY) aiming to transform India into a digital empowered society and knowledge economy.

This programme will be implemented in phases beginning… Read More