Indian Police Service
West Bengal  /  Published 17.12.20

Centre prod on IPS officers

The Centre on Thursday asked the Bengal government to immediately relieve the three IPS officers who have been transferred to the central deputation, officials said. It said that all of them had been ...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Calcutta/New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 12.12.20

Nadda: MHA whip on state

Two days after the alleged lapses in security during BJP chief JP Nadda’s visit to Bengal, the Ministry of Home Affairs on Saturday unilaterally called in three IPS officers of the state to serv...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Calcutta/New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 04.08.20

Policing with a heart in India

Even as the world was recovering from the George Floyd tragedy in the United States of America, India witnessed a similar incident of police brutality in near Chennai. Two men without criminal anteced...
By Bhaskar Kumar

Jharkhand  /  Published 22.07.20

Jharkhand minor rape case for IPS trainees

New recruits of the Indian Police Service, currently undergoing training at Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel National Police Academy in Hyderabad, recently learnt the details of a case in Jharkhand which prov...
By Achintya Ganguly in Ranchi

People  /  Published 28.04.19

Honesty is par for the course: Anil Swarup

Anil Swarup’s future was decided the day he was born. “My father had fulfilled his father’s dream of becoming an engineer and I had to fulfil his dream of me becoming an IAS officer,” he says....
By V. Kumara Swamy


Bihar  /  Published 13.12.18

UPSC to vet names for Bihar's next police boss

The Bihar government has submitted a list of senior IPS officers to the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) for appointment as the next director-general of police (DGP).The incumbent DGP, Krishna S...
By Ramashankar in Patna

India  /  Published 13.03.19

Officers with minimum 6-month tenure left should be considered for DGP post: SC

The Supreme Court Wednesday clarified its last year’s order on police reforms and said officers with a minimum of six months’ tenure left in service can be considered for the post of director-gene...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 06.08.19

Cloud on Jammu and Kashmir division

The Union home ministry’s decades-old Jammu and Kashmir division is likely to be shut down as the state has been bifurcated into two Union territories — Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh.“There is ev...
By Imran Ahmed Siddiqui in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 15.01.19

Deep reflection is required of our police

The unrest erupting within the Central Bureau of Investigation is yet another reminder of everything that is wrong with our law enforcement infrastructure. Attempts to modernize criminal law have fail...
By Anthony Khatchaturian

India  /  Published 13.03.19

SC bars retirement-eve DGP appointments

The Supreme Court on Wednesday ruled that states could appoint an IPS officer as their police chief only if the officer had at least six months of service left before his retirement in the normal cour...
By Our Legal Correspondent in New Delhi


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