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There Is A Shortage Of 1,496 IAS Officers In The Country, Says Union Minister Jitendra Singh

Mar 15, 2018 Outlook Web Bureau

He said the occurrence of vacancies and filling them up are an ongoing practice.

Advisor To Delhi CM, VK Jain, Who Said He Saw AAP MLAs Manhandle Delhi Chief Secretary, Resigns

Mar 13, 2018 Outlook Web Bureau

Jain was present at Kejriwal's residence in the Civil Lines area on February 19, when AAP legislators allegedly attacked Delhi's top bureaucrat Anshu Prakash.

Sisodia Equates IAS Officers Association To 'Khaap Panchyat', Attacks LG For 'Backing' them

In the letter, Sisodia demanded action against officers who are responsible for non-payment of salaries to anganwadi workers.

Rift Widens Between Delhi Govt And Officials, CM's Adviser Goes On Medical Leave

Feb 27, 2018 Outlook Web Bureau

Chief Secretary Anshu Prakash today attended Cabinet meeting for the first time after the 'manhandling' incident

Delhi Court Rejects Bail Plea Of AAP MLA Prakash Jarwal In Chief Seceratary Assault Case

"It was a matter in which a 56-year-old man's dignity was openly violated," observed the court.

27 February, 2018

Will Attend Budget Meeting If CM Ensures There Is No Physical Or Verbal Assault, Says Chief Secretary Anshu Prakash

Outlook Web Bureau

"It is also hoped that in the said meeting, proper decorum will be maintained and dignity of the officers will be protected."

26 February, 2018

Delhi CS Assault Case: Govt Mulling Live Streaming Of Official Meetings

Outlook Web Bureau

Prakash was allegedly assaulted by AAP MLAs and others during a meeting at Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's residence on February 19.

23 February, 2018

'They Asked About Wall Paint,' AAP Accuses Delhi Police Of 'Dadagiri' For Entering CM's Residence 'Illegally'

Outlook Web Bureau

"Without Modi government's directive, the police could not have indulged in such 'dadagiri,"

23 February, 2018

Chief Secretary Alleges Assault: Delhi Police Team Sent To Arvind Kejriwal's Residence To Collect Evidence

Outlook Web Bureau

According to Delhi government spokesperson Arunodya Prakash, 60-70 policemen entered the chief minister's residence.

23 February, 2018

Kejriwal's Adviser Says He Saw Delhi Chief Secretary Being Manhandled By AAP MLAs

Outlook Web Bureau

VK Jain, Kejriwal's adviser, was apparently at Kejriwal's residence in the Civil Lines area on Monday night, when AAP legislators allegedly attacked Prakash.

20 February, 2018

Delhi Chief Secretary Anshu Prakash Alleges AAP MLAs Assaulted Him At CM's Residence

Outlook Web Bureau

Prakash later met lieutenant governor Anil Baijal and complained to him about the alleged incident.


20 October, 2017

Getting Difficult To Figure Out Who’s More Zaalim - State Or People, Says Top IAS Officer Over Burning Down PDP Worker’s Home

Outlook Web Bureau

Shah Faesal, 2010 IAS topper, in his facebook post, says, “The message from Catalonia is that you don't need to lose your humanity to win the fight for your political rights."

08 September, 2017

Uttar Pradesh Government Transfers 36 IAS Officers

Outlook Web Bureau

Anup Chandra Pandey has been appointed as the new Industrial and Infrastructure Development Commissioner.

05 September, 2017

Home Ministry Gives Financial Powers To Certain Joint Secretaries

Outlook Web Bureau

The joint secretaries can give expenditure sanction under infrastructure, civil, electrical works under approved schemes and projects up to Rs 50 crore.

05 September, 2017

Centre Gives Google Pixel Handsets With Reliance Jio SIM To Bureaucrats For 'Secure Communication'

Outlook Web Bureau

A few days ago, between 15 to 20 mobile phone makers responded to the government's directive to share information about security measures they have taken to ensure that user data is not compromised.

09 August, 2017

Parliamentary Committee Says 360-Degree Rating Of Civil Servants Lacks Fairness And Lets In Biases

Outlook Web Bureau

The report notes that the 360-degree approach does not have any statutory backing, or supported by any Act.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

PTI Photo

Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

PTI Photo

Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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The Future of Universities: Can India Overcome The Digital Divide?

The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.

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Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.

Jan 08, 2022 Rakhi Bose

What Is The Future Of The Liberal Arts In Asia?

Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.

Jan 01, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.

Dec 28, 2021 Tanvir Aeijaz