Daily Archives: August 3, 2017

Prabhu may replace Panagaria in Niti Ayog 

  Indianmandarins has reliably learnt that Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu may be named as successor to Arvind Panagaria, the outgoing Vice Chairman of Niti Ayog,...

CVC takes over NHAI bribe investigation

The Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) has taken over the investigation of alleged bribe payment to some officials of National Highways Authority of India (NHAI)...

SC upholds conviction of Neera Yadav and Rajiv Kumar

The Supreme Court has upheld the conviction of former Uttar Pradesh Chief Secretary Neera Yadav (Retd IAS:1971:UP)  in a land allotment scam from 1993-95...

Bhushan & Mahajan empanelled as additional secretary

Bihar cadre IAS officers Bhushan & Mahajan empanelled as Addl Secy Rajesh Bhushan (IAS:1987:BH) and Rajneesh Kumar Mahajan (IAS:1987:BH) have been empanelled as Additional Secretary...

Panagariya calls for exclusive G20 Sherpa role

The outgoing Niti Aayog vice-chairman, Arvind Panagariya, has suggested to the government that the role of the Sherpa for G20 meetings be separated from...

Sanjay Kumar takes over as PCCF (Jharkhand)

Sanjay Kumar (IFS:1984:JH) took over as Principal Chief Conservator of Forest (PCCF), Govt of Jharkhand. Earlier he served as Additional Resident Commissioner in New...

Proxy voting right extended to NRIs

The Union Cabinet has cleared a proposal to extend proxy voting to overseas Indians by amending electoral laws. Data shows that only 10,000 to...

CPSEs losses increased in FY 16

Central public sector enterprises (CPSEs) increased their losses to Rs28,756 crore during 2015-16 from Rs 27,498 crore in the previous fiscal. In 2013-14, the ailing...