Kerala High Court rejects petition against bail to IAS officer

New Delhi: The Kerala High Court on Tuesday dismissed a plea seeking cancellation of the bail granted to suspended IAS officer Sriram Venkitaraman, who was arrested for alleged drunken driving that caused the death of a journalist. Dismissing the plea moved by the state government, challenging a magistrate court’s order granting bail to Venkitaraman, Justice […]

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Shanmugam is new Tamil Nadu Chief Secretary, J K Tripathy Director General of Police (DGP)

New Delhi: The Tamil Nadu government on Saturday named K Shanmugam as Chief Secretary with the incumbent Girija Vaidyanathan retiring tomorrow and J K Tripathy as the Director General of Police. Shanmugam, additional chief secretary, Finance Department is a 1985 batch IAS officer and he has been helming the wing for several years now and […]

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IAS Officer Worked As Volunteer For Kerala Flood Relief For 8 days

KERALA: The recent floods in Kerala have left a trail of destruction, but brought out the best of humanity among the people.  A 32-year-old IAS officer, Kannan Gopinathan worked at relief camps in flood-hit Kerala and carried relief material on his head for eight days until he was recognised by a senior. He was on an […]

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Police summons IAS officer for derogatory remarks against WB govt

Kolkata: The city police has summoned a Rajasthan-based IAS officer for allegedly making derogatory remarks against the West Bengal government on a fake Eid holiday notification that circulated on social media recently. Sanjay Dixit, who is posted as a commissioner, has been summoned by the Kolkata Police earlier this week for an enquiry for the remarks […]

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