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Adhia is a 1981 batch IAS officer of Gujarat cadre.
'Punishment' for taking a stand?
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Do you know who lays down the road map for the nation's annual financial plans? While it is the Finance Minister who presents the budget in the Parliament, it is the Finance Ministry's core team of ci...
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He was suffering from several painful health conditions like osteoporosis.
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A little introspection never hurt anyone.
An Indian officer once stated that his desire to enter the civil services stemmed from the fact that the driver would always rush out to open the door for the officer. So, ironically, the power that officers hold, which ideally should mean the power to create a level playing field for all, is actually seen as power to access privileges, entitlements, cars with red lights, houses in the best part of town, and a state system that exists for them, and not for the common person.
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Days after IAS officer Ajay Singh Gangwar was transferred, following a Facebook post in which he praised Jawaharlal Nehru, the Madhya Pradesh government has sought an explanation from him over his com...
How does clearing or not clearing the UPSC exam make you a winner or a loser? This is just one exam for a particular type of job! So what if you didn't clear it? Is everyone who is anyone doing UPSC-based jobs? What about Sachin Tendulkar, Aishwarya Rai, Bill Gates, Narendra Modi, Mary Kom? Have they all cleared the UPSC?
Recently, an IAS officer in Chhattisgarh sparked social media outrage after a photo of him -- standing with a foot resting on the steel rail of a hospital bed -- went viral. IAS officer Jagdish Sonkar...
Every time you think of an IAS officer's life, you would probably imagine a chauffeur-driven car, red beacons, footmen in attendance, a big bungalow and an office spacious enough to live in. Now, who...
NEW DELHI — A woman IAS officer, one of the youngest to have cracked the tough civil services exam in 2001, has sent a legal notice to a weekly news magazine for a blatantly sexist article that descri...
In a surprising turn of events, new evidence suggest that IAS officer DK Ravi, who was found hanging from a ceiling fan in his apartment on March 16, may have taken his own life after suffering from h...