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IPS-CAPF tussle: MHA considers service rule relaxation for pay upgrade for CAPF officers

The ministry hopes this will break the impasse over implementation of Non-Functional Financial Upgradation (NFFU) of CAPF officers and save the government from facing contempt proceedings in Supreme Court.

Kanchan Chaudhary Bhattacharya, India's first woman DGP, passes away

Kanchan Chaudhary Bhattacharya, a 1973 batch officer, made history in 2004 when she was appointed as the DGP of Uttarakhand, thus becoming the first woman in the country to hold such position.


If education is not giving you the desired courage, then it is useless: Gujarat IPS officer Shobha Bhutada

The Bharuch SP Shobha Bhutada stressed that woman's education is precious and should not be wasted on abusive relationships.

Maharashtra: State govt transfers, promotes 20 IPS officers

After the retirement of Shivaji Bodkhe as Joint CP, Ravindra Shisve, Additonal Commissioner (Protection and Security), Mumbai, was promoted and named as his successor. Ankush Shinde, Deputy Inspector General (Gadchiroli) was promoted to Solapur City commissioner.

Nearly 1,200 IPS officers under scanner for non-performance

As many as 3,972 IPS officers are working across the country against their total sanctioned strength of 4,940, according to a Home Ministry data.

Chandigarh’s IPS strength to go up by 2 after January 26

Two IPS officers, including 2004 batch AGMUT cadre Omvir Singh and 2015 cadre Vineet Kumar will join the Chandigarh police after January 26.


No rights violations; journalists and activists must be encouraged: Newly-appointed Chhattisgarh DGP

Awasthi, who has been in-charge of anti-Maoist operations since early 2016, was appointed DGP on Wednesday night, replacing 1985-batch officer A N Upadhyaya.

Four IPS officials transferred; Shukla new Intelligence Commissioner

Shukla is currently posted as Additional Director General (ADG), Highway Traffic. Before that she was Pune police commissioner.

Kolkata: 13 IPS officers shifted

A Home department notification said North Bengal inspector general (IG) (traffic) Jawed Shamim will take over as Kolkata’s additional police commissioner.

Government finalises new cadre policy for IAS, IPS officers

If candidates are not allocated any of the cadres for which they have indicated a preference, they shall be allotted along with other candidates any of remaining cadres, arranged in an alphabetical order, where there are vacancies, the policy said.