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Tag Archives: Government of India

New steel policy mantra is make in India

Union Steel Minister, Chaudhary Beirender Singh, has said the new steel policy (NSP) would focus on ensuring raw material security, import substitution, enhancing steel consumption, R&D of value added steel, increasing energy efficiency and sustainability, establishing India as cost-effective and quality steel destination, and reducing carbon footprint of the industry….

GST deadlock continues

The eighth meeting of the Goods and Services Tax Council failed again to reach a consensus on the critical issue of dual control, a major roadblock in the finalization of the draft GST laws, Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Wednesday. The Council will meet again on January 16….

SBI estimates demonetization windfall at Rs 50,000 crores

The “immediate short term benefit to the Government will be Rs.50,000 crore,” says an SBI research report. The Centre’s surprise November 8 decision to withdraw legal tender status to Rs.1,000 and old Rs.500 notes as a step aimed at striking at the circulation of ‘counterfeits’ and ‘black money’ has triggered…

Privileges of working for President

President of India may be seen as a rubber stamp of the government. But working for its office has a lot of special privileges. Following demonetisation, Rashtrapati Bhavan wrote to the finance ministry, saying it needs Rs 64.5 lakh in cash to pay the salaries of its staff. The finance…

NTPC pays Rs 1,995 cr dividend to government for FY’16

NTPC  has paid a total dividend of Rs 1,995.28 crore to the government for the 2015-16 financial year. “NTPC Ltd paid a total dividend @ 33.5 percent of its paid-up capital for the financial year 2015-16, amounting to Rs 2,762.23 crore. The dividend payment is fourth highest among public sector…

SS targets GSTN

In a tweet on Saturday, Subramanian Swamy (SS) again targeted the Goods and Services Tax Network (GSTN) which is the special purpose vehicle that was formed under the previous UPA regime to set up the information technology framework for rolling out the indirect tax regime that will replace a string…

62 IAS officers reverted to state cadres in two years

  Sixty-two IAS officers have been sent back to their cadre states before completing their central deputation tenure in the past two years, Union Minister Jitendra Singh informed Rajya Sabha on Thursday. “Sixty-two IAS officers in the rank of Joint Secretary and above on deputation to the Government of India…

DoR invites ire of IRS officers

  Department of Revenue is said to have unnecessarily pitched itself against CBDT and CBEC. If one were to believe IRS officers, the department is said to be indulging in micro-management of their functioning in gross violation of the Government of India’s Allocation of Business Rules, 1961. According to the…

42 officers (IAS:83) empanelled as Secy/Equivalent (GoI)

  Finally Secretary/Equivalent empanelment list of 1983 batch IAS is out. 31 officers empanelled as Secretary whereas 11 empanelled as Secretary Equivalent. Indianmandarins was the only website to report that the list would be out in the third week of July. we also reported that 31 officer might be ampanelled…

19 IAS officers (1998) empanelled as JS/JS equivalent: A glance (Updated: 06:25 pm)

As many as nineteen IAS officers belonging to 1998 batch have been empanelled for appointment to the post of Joint Secretary or Joint Secretary equivalent in Government of India. A glance: S.NO Name Cadre 01 G Dev Tripathi AM 02 Sandeep Kumar Sultania AP 03 S Murali Krishna GJ 04…

Interminable search for Logos

All government departments are busy these days creating their own Logos. The National Commission for Minorities, which has been looking at a new logo ever since Jains became the sixth community with minority status, has hardly had a meeting in the last few months in which the new logo has…

16 out of 32 AS empanelled IAS at Centre, 16 in cadre (Updated- 11:05 AM)

Out of 32 IAS officers (1986 batch) empanelled for Additional Secretary and equivalent posts, 16 are serving in the Government of India, thus having good chances to get elevated earlier than their 16 batchmates posted in their cadre states. Interestingly, all three officers empanelled for AS equivalent posts are serving…

Two CBI Jt Directors face uncertainty

Power corridors are abuzz that two Joint Directors in the CBI are working under uncertainty over their stay in CBI. Reportedly, the CBI Director has proposed to the Govt of India for extension of services of Joint Directors Anurag Garg (IPS:1993:HP) and R P Agarwal (IPS:1986:AM) who are set to…

Three secretary posts vacant & one set to fall vacant

June seems to offer a rather limited opportunity for career enhancement for the 1982 batch IAS officers. There are seven officers of this batch (four posted in Govt of India) waiting for posting to a Secretary rank post and a few others are waiting for review-empanelment. It’s a moot point,…

32 IAS officers empanelled as AS/AS equivalent: A glance

Thirty two IAS officers of 1986 batch have been empanelled for appointment to the post of Additional Secretary or Additional Secretary equivalent in Government of India. A glance S NO NAME CADRE EMPANELLED AS 01 Sanjeeva Kumar Assam-Meghalaya Additional Secretary 02 Abhay Tripathi Andhra Pradesh Additional Secretary 03 Alok Vardhan…

DoPT issues draft guidelines for Sanskriti-type schools in states and metros

The Centre has decided to open more Delhi-based ‘Sanskriti’-type schools in other parts of the country for children of civil servants. The move comes after the government noticed the problem being faced by the officers who on transfer to metro cities or any other location in the middle of an…

Parrikar sets defence exports target of $2 billions

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar has set a target to raise India’s defence exports to USD 2 billion in the next two years from the current over USD 330 million.“I know it is not easy. Weapons and export of defence goods have double problems. One is whom you are exporting to…

33 IRS officers to be retired

The government has decided to prematurely retire 33 officers from the Revenue Service. “There is a general perception that no action is taken against the defaulting tax officials for their non-performance as well as in case of harassing the tax assesses among others,” said a Finance Ministry release on Thursday,…

Minimum wages act amendment under way

The Government on Wednesday said it is in the process of amending the Minimum Wage Act to address the problems of labour and contract workers and the amended legislation will be taken up by the Union Cabinet soon. Labour Minister Bandaru Dattatreya informed the Rajya Sabha during Question Hour that…

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