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Mainstream political parties don’t know to perform their respective tasks





Mainstream political parties don’t know to perform their respective tasks




Both the mainstream political parties – the BJP and the Congress - don’t know how to perform their respective tasks. While the BJP doesn’t knows how to rule, the Congress is unaware of how to act as an opposition.





Will SP, BSP alliance last long ?




SP, BSP alliance is unlikely to last long given the fact that there are dissensions at every level.





Rajesh Agrawal to be Member (Rolling Stock) in Railway Board ?




Rajesh Agrawal, General Manager of Modern Coach Factory, Raebareli, is likely to be appointed Member (Rolling Stock) in the Railway Board in July end. He is 1980 batch officer of the Indian Railway Service of Mechanical Engineers (IRSME).





New CEA would be an Indian?




If sources are to be believed, an Indian Economist, not any NRI will fill the vacant post of Chief Economic Adviser. Govt is likely to follow NITI Aayog Chairman's formula to appoint an Indian expert rather than a NRI expert. Chief Economic Adviser Arvind Subramanian who has stepped down as the Chief Economic Adviser is returning to the US because of “pressing family commitments".





Ms Bajwa to be next DG, Defence Estate ?




Ms Deepa Bajwa, a senior IDES officer is likely to be next DG, Defence Estate. She is a 1983 batch IDES officer and presently posted as Principal Director, DE, Central Command, Lucknow.





1998 batch IPS officer is DGP of Nagaland




1998 batch IPS officer R P Kikon has been appointed new DGP of Nagaland.He has replaced 1992 batch IPS officer Rupin Sharma who has been put on compulsory wait.





Sharad Kumar to be Vigilance Commissioner till October 2020




Newly appointed Vigilance Commissioner would hold the post till October end 2020. He is 1979 batch IPS officer of Haryana cadre.





Last Wednesday relieved, this Wednesday joined




K Vijay Kumar, newly appointed Advisor to Governor, J&K, is a lucky officer. He demited his charge as Advisor in MHA and just after a week on Wednesday (June, 20) he got new job as Advisor to Governor in J&K. He is a 1975 batch TN cadre IPS officer.





Rajiv Yadav is new Chairman of Brahmaputra Board




Former Secretary Parliamentary Affairs and Sports, Rajiv Yadav has taken over as Chairman of the Brahmaputra Board in the rank of Secretary GoI for two years. He is former 1981 batch IAS officer of Assam-Meghalaya cadre.





Search begins for Chairperson, TRAI




The Department of Telecommunications is in search of officer for the post of Chairperson, Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI).





SBI Board reluctant to relieve B Sriram ?




Most of SBI Central Board Directors want B Sriram, who is Managing Director of the Bank, to be retained within SBI. He has been given additional charge as MD & CEO of IDBI Bank.





Support for M D Mallya as new ICICI Bank Chairman on rise




Majority of Independent Directors on ICICI Bank Board are believed to be in support of M D Mallya who is former CMD of Bank of Baroda ( currently Independent Director of ICICI Bank ) taking over as the new Chairman of ICICI Bank.





Manoj Kumar Shrivastava becomes Additional Chief Secretary in MP




Manoj Kuamr Shrivastava has been promoted to the grade of Additional Chief Secretary in Madhya Pradesh. He is a 1987 batch IAS officer of MP cadre.





Overstayal regularized after 12 years




It took almost 12 years to DoPT to approve the proposal for regularization of overstayal on inter state deputation of Sanoj Kumar Jha, a 1997 batch Sikkim cadre IAS officer. His overstayal period was from November 27, 2005 to August 2, 2006 to Jharkhand cadre. DoPT issued his regularization order on June 18 2018.





Sanjay Rana to get DG rank in MP




Sanjay Rana will get DG rank on July 1 in Madhya Pradesh. 1986 batch IPS officer Rana is presently head of the Police Housing Corporation.





Sanjay Kundu returns to parent cadre




Sanjay Kundu, Joint Secretary, Ministry of Water Resources, River Development & Ganga Rejuvenation who also has an additional charge of CMD, NPCC, is returning to his parent cadre. He is a 1989 batch IPS officer of HP cadre.





Ms Joshi to go to Maharashtra on deputation




Ms Shraddha Joshi will join as MD, Mahila Arthik Vikas Mahamandal, Maharashtra. She is a 2007 batch IRS (C&CE) officer. Her services have been placed at the disposal of Maharashtra govt on deputation basis for 4 years.





Tenure of Subir Das as Director (M), NLC ends in June




The tenure of Subir Das as Director Mines, NLC India Limited, is ending on June 30, 2018. However, the Government of India did not find suitable candidate as his successor. Fresh applications have been sought for holding interviews for the second time.





Prannoy Sharma continues as Director, Chemicals till Sept 4




The tenure of Prannoy Sharma as Director in the Department of Chemicals & Petrochemicals has been extended till September 4, 2018. He is a 1998 batch officer of Indian Postal Service.





Atul Karwal empanelled as ADG in GoI




Atul Karwal has been empanelled as Additional Director General in Government of India. He is a 1988 batch IPS officer of Gujarat cadre.





Nov & Dec; only six cadre review




Cadre review proposals of IRS-IT, IRRS and CLS may be submitted in November while in December, cadre review proposals related to IRS(C&CS),IIS and ICAS will be submitted.





Pre-departure briefings of diplomats on new missions taking longer time




Pre-departure briefings of the Indian Foreign Service (IFS) officers by the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) is now taking longer time with extended responsibilities of diplomats who also now need to contribute in the ‘Make in India’ programme by inviting foreign investment from their new mission postings.





SC Collegium to have Member’ vacancy in July




With the retirement of Justice J Chelameswar as Judge of the Supreme on June 22 next month, the Supreme Court Collegium will have a vacancy of a Member in the Collegium in July.





Two waitlisted IIS officers join DD News




Two wait listed IIS officers - Senthil Rajan and Vivek Vaibhav have been posted in DD News as Director and Jt Director respectively.





2016 batch IAS Probationers posted as Assistant Secretaries in GoI




As many as 176 IAS Probationers of 2016 batch have been appointed as Assistant Secretaries to various Ministries and Departments of Government of India upon completion of phase-II training at Lal Bahadur Shastri National Academy of Administration, Mussoorie for 13 weeks from July 2, 2018.





T Armstrong Changsan to be next Ambassador to Republic of Iceland




T. Armstrong Changsan , presently posted as Consul General, Consulate General of India, Osaka-Kobe has been appointed as the next Ambassador of India to the Republic of Iceland. He is an Indian Foreign Service (IFS) officer of 1997 batch.





Hasan appointed Spl CP, Traffic in Delhi




Taj Hasan, who was awaiting his posting, has been appointed as Spl CP, Traffic in Delhi Police. He is a 1987 batch IPS officer.





Krishna to head Vigilance cell in Delhi Police




R S Krishna, a 1989 batch IPS officer, will be new Head of Vigilance & Licencing Cell in Delhi Police.





Krishna to head Vigilance cell in Delhi Police




R S Krishna, a 1989 batch IPS officer, will be new Head of Vigilance & Licencing Cell in Delhi Police.





Singh shifted to Hq, in Delhi Police




Sanjay Singh has been shifted from Armed Police to PHq, & Recruitment, Delhi Police as Spl CP. He is a 1990 batch IPS officer.





Upadhyay goes to South Zone in Delhi Police




R P Upadhyay , Spl CP, has been posted in the South Zone of Delhi Police to see Law and Order. He is a 1991 batch IPS officer.





Golcha moves to Crime branch in Delhi Police




Satish Golcha, a 1992 batch IPS officer, has been posted as Spl CP, Crime in Delhi Poiice.





Vishwanath appointed GM(Tech.), RCIL, Secunderabad




Bharatula Vishwanath has been appointed as General Manager(Technical), RailTel Corporation of India Limited(RCIL), Secunderabad. He is an IRSS officer.





Vishwanath appointed GM(Tech.), RCIL, Secunderabad




Bharatula Vishwanath has been appointed as General Manager(Technical), RailTel Corporation of India Limited(RCIL), Secunderabad. He is an IRSS officer.





V V Sarveswarudu transferred to South East Central Railway




V V Sarveswarudu has been transferred to South East Central Railway. He is an IRSME officer.









Sridhar quits as CRO of Lakshmi Vilas Bank



RVS Sridhar has quit as Chief Risk Officer of Lakshmi Vilas Bank.






RBI clears name of Prakash Apte as Part-time Chairman of Kotak Mahindra Bank



The Reserve Bank of India has cleared the appointment of Prakash Apte as Part-time Chairman of Kotak Mahindra Bank w.e.f. July 20, 2018.






Dr Shankar Acharya, Part-time Chairman of Kotak Mahindra Bank retiring on July 19



Dr Shankar Acharya, Part-time Chairman of Kotak Mahindra Bank will retire on July 19, 2018.






Uday Khanna to be Chairman of Kotak Mahindra Bank’s Audit Committee








Ms Luthra is CS of Universal Office Automation



Ms Naina Luthra has been appointed as Company Secretary of Universal Office Automation Ltd.






Mehta is Addl Independent Director of Electrosteel Steels Ltd.



Mahendra Singh Mehta has been appointed as Additional Independent Director of Electrosteel Steels Ltd.






Agarwal quits as Director of Welspun Enterprises



Yogesh Agarwal has quit as Director of Welspun Enterprises Ltd.






Singh quits as CS of Himachal Fibres



Harmeet Singh has quit as Company Secretary of Himachal Fibres Ltd w.e.f. June 30, 2018.