Chief Secretary

Dev will succeed Prakash, who had accused Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and other Aam Aadmi Party leaders of assaulting him in February and was transferred to the Department of Telecommunications...

Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath had to intervene and ask Chief Secretary Rajive Kumar to send him a report in the case related to a sensational allegation of corruption in CM secretariat. The person who levelled the allegation was taken into custody for questioning as he had alleged that a bribe of Rs …

New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has been asked to join the investigation into an alleged assault on Chief Secretary Anshu Prakash by two AAP MLAs, Police said on Wednesday. Additional Deputy Commissioner of Police Harendra Singh said that a notice was sent to the Chief Minister, asking him to be present at the Civil …

Houston: Texas has the most contaminated water in the US, according to a report released by the Environmental Working Group (EWG). EWG’s report on Thursday claimed that Texas has the most widespread contamination affecting more than 3,500 utilities serving 22 million people, Xinhua news agency reported. The contamination included detectable levels of radium-226 and radium-228. EWG’s …

Lucknow: In a fresh directive, Chief Secretary Rajive Kumar has ordered that from here on the monthly law and order meetings across the state will be chaired by District Magistrates. The decision has largely offended the IPS Association which has called for a meeting on Tuesday. “In the wake of setting accountability, now the monthly …

New Delhi: Senior bureaucrat Anshu Prakash has been appointed as the new Chief Secretary of Delhi, official sources said on Friday. The 1986 batch IAS officer of AGMUT batch was the Additional Secretary and Financial Adviser in Union Rural Development Ministry. Incumbent M. M. Kutty was shifted to Union Finance Ministry on Tuesday. –Inputs from IANS

Lucknow: Former principal of Gorakhpur’s BRD medical college Rajiv Mishra and Manish Bhandari of Pushpa Sales are among those named in a FIR lodged in connection with the death of over 60 children from August 9 to August 11 at the hospital. FIR was lodged under Sections 420, 308 and 120b of the Indian Penal Code …

Lucknow: The Lucknow bench of the Allahabad High Court on Tuesday directed the Uttar Pradesh Chief Secretary to look into IPS officer Amitabh Thakur’s complaint of harassment against two bureaucrats. A bench of Justice Narayan Shukla and Justice Virendra Kumar (II) passed the order after hearing Amitabh Thakur’s counsel Nutan Thakur and the state government …