Category: Bigwigs

GoI has initiated the process to appoint TRAI Chairperson

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi: The Department of Telecommunications under Ministry of Comunications and IT has commenced the process to appoint a new chairperson of Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI). The chairperson heads TRAI and has powers of general superintendence and direction in the conduct of the affairs of the Authority. The Chairperson also presides

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Centre sacks Anil Goswami for interfering in Saradha scam probe

Newsroom24x7  Desk New Delhi, Feb. 4: Union Home Secretary Anil Goswami, whose name surfaced for interfering in the Saradha scam probe has been sacked and in his place LC Goyal, IAS (KL:79), Secretary department of Rural Development, has been appointed as the new Home Secretary for a period of two years. The decision to remove

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Madhusudhan Prasad takes over as Urban Development Secretary

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi, Feb 3: Madhusudhan Prasad has taken over as new Secretary in the Ministry of Urban Development. An IAS Officer of 1981 batch belonging to Haryana cadre, he was Special Secretary in the Ministry of Commerce before moving over to new ministry. Mr. Prasad held the posts of Collector of Sirsa district

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New postings at Secretary level in GoI

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi Jan. 31: Government of India issued orders late tonight affecting the transfers and postings of 6 officers at the secretary level. The officers transferred and posted in different ministries are Gauri Kumar, IAS , GJ , 1979; Shankar Agarwal, IAS, UP, 1980; Madhusudhan Prasad, IAS, HY, 1981; Lov Verma, IAS, UP, 1978;

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Rajan Katoch will continue as Enforcement Director, Krishna Chaudhary is DG ITBP

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi, Jan. 31: Government of India has decided to continue the additional charge of the post of Enforcement Director, Directorate of Enforcement assigned to Rajan S. Katoch, IAS (MP:79), Secretary, Department of Heavy Industry, for a period of three months beyond January 31. The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet yesterday approved the appointment

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Termination of Sujatha Singh’s tenure as Foreign Secretary raises questions

Lalit Shastri Why Sujatha Singh’s tenure as Foreign Secretary of India was curtailed abruptly after US President Barack Obama’s departure from New Delhi is a question being asked by discerning citizens. When Mr. Obama was in New Delhi for the Republic day, in her capacity as Foreign Secretary of India, Ms. Singh had briefed the

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DG National Centre for Good Governance (NCGG): GOI looking for the right candidate

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi, Jan. 29: Government of India has initiated steps to fill the post of Director General, National Centre for Good Governance (NCGG) on deputation basis or on contract basis. Department of Personnel and Training under Union Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievance and Pensions has invited applications from eligible officers working in the

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S. Jaishankar replaces Sujatha Singh as Foreign Secretary

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi, Jan. 28: In a surprise move just after the conclusion of US President Barack Obama’s visit for the Republic Day, Sujatha Singh was replaced by SubrahmanyamJaishankar as India’s Foreign Secretary. The decision to cut short Ms. Singh’s tenure, which was to end in August this year, was announced after a meeting

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10 top posts in GoI Public Enterprises are now being filled

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi, Jan. 28: Ten top posts in Government of India controlled Public Enterprises are being filled and the last date to apply for these posts varies between February 12 and March 26, 2015. List of vacancies to be filled and other details are as follows: Sl. No. Name of the PSU Post

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Sudhir Sharma will be Director (Exploration), ONGC Videsh Ltd

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi, Jan. 28: Sudhir Sharma, GGM OVL/ONGC will now be Director (Exploration) in ONGC Videsh Limited. He was interviewed at a selection meeting by the Public Enterprises Selection Board yesterday. Others interviewed, along with Mr. Sudhir Sharma, for the post of Director (Exploration) in ONGC Videsh Limited were A.K. Deshwal, ED OVL, Ashutosh Bhardwaj,

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ACC clears senior appointments in IB, CRPF and BPR&D

Newsroom24x7 Desk New delhi, Jan. 24: The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet today approved the appointnment of Divya Prakash Sinha,  Indian Police Service , MT , 1979 as Special Director Intelligence Bureau. The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet also has approved the appointment of K Durga Prasad, Indian Police Service, AP, 1981, as Special Director General

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SK Pandey will be OSD to Arun Jaitley for 5 years

Newsroom24x7.com Desk New Delhi, Jan. 23: The appointment of Sanjay Kumar Pandey, Joint Director (Law) Competition Commission, as Officer on Special Duty to the Minister for Information and Broadcasting, Arun Jaitley on a tenure of five years has been approved by the Appointments Committee of the Cabinet. The proposal for this appointment was moved by

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DoPT issues orders for 2 director level postings

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi, Jan. 22: Gyanesh Bharti, IAS (UT: 1998), has been selected for appointment as Director in the Ministry of power. Another officer Ganesh A Bakade of Indian Telecom Service (1998), has been selected for appointment as Director in the Warehousing Development and Regulatory Authority under the Department of Food and Public Distribution,

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7 officers empanelled for appointment as Joint Secretary at Centre

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi, Jan. 21: P.C.Mody and Meeta Nambiar, both officers of Indian Revenue Service (1982) have been empanelled for appointment to the post of Joint Secretary or equivalent at the Centre. V.M. Arora,Indian Forest Service (UP: 1985) has also been empanelled for appointment as Joint Secretary or equivalent at the Centre. Besides four

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