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The Indian Police Service (IPS), is a civil service under the All India Services. It replaced the Indian Imperial Police in 1948, a year after India became independent from the British Raj.
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Negative perception of police a 'big challenge', work to improve this image: PM Modi to IPS probationers
Change negative perception of police among people: PM Modi tells IPS probationersThe spirit of 'Nation First, Always First' should be reflected in every action of IPS officers, PM Modi said
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Focus on judicious action, avoid publicity: Amit Shah to probationary IPS officers
Inspiring tale of Vivek Raj Singh Kukrele, IPS officer who lost 43 kgsDocumenting his inspiring weight loss journey, Vivek Raj Singh Kukrele wrote that losing weight at NPA was "a big achievement."
Subodh Kumar Jaiswal takes charge as CBI directorSubodh Kumar Jaiswal, a 1985 batch IPS officer serving as CISF DG, on Wednesday took charge as the CBI director. The Central Bureau of Investigation was working without a regular chief for over three..
CISF DG Subodh Jaiswal appointed CBI directorSubodh Kumar Jaiswal, a 1985 batch IPS officer serving as CISF DG, was appointed CBI director on Tuesday. He was chosen from a shortlist of three officers — the other two being SSB chief Kumar Rajesh..
Govt appoints Subodh Kumar Jaiswal new CBI director for two yearsThe Union government on Tuesday appointed 1985 batch IPS Subodh Kumar Jaiswal as the CBI director for a period of two years. The high-powered committee, comprising PM Narendra Modi, CJI N V Ramana and..
Senior IPS officer Mohammed Jawed Akhtar dies of Covid-related complications
MHA denies info on compulsory retirement of Amitabh ThakurMinistry of Home Affairs (MHA) has denied sharing information to controversial IPS Officer Amitabh Thakur regarding his compulsory retirement, saying "it cannot be provided".
Former CBI director Ranjit Sinha passes away in DelhiA CBI source said that Sinha, a 1974 batch IPS officer breathed his last at his residence here on Friday around 4 am.
Now, Andhra Pradesh CM to be appraisal authority of IAS, IPS officersIn a move that would put the career prospects of IAS and IPS officers directly under the control of a politician, the AP government on Saturday issued orders changing the service rules of the All-India..
Wazegate: 2 officers under NIA scannerTwo senior city police officers, including an IPS rank officer, and a high-profile retired cop are under the scanner of the National Investigation Agency (NIA) probing the planting of explosives in a..
Ishrat case: Gujarat refuses CBI sanction to prosecute 3 copsThe Gujarat government has refused sanction to prosecute the three accused police officials — IPS officer G L Singhal, retired DSP Tarun Barot and ASI Anaju Chaudhary — in the 2004 Ishrat Jahan..
Govt bats for All India Judicial ServiceA "properly framed" All India Judicial Service (AIJS) on the lines of other all-India services such as IAS and IPS is important to strengthen the overall justice delivery system, Law Minister Ravi..
West Bengal Assembly Election 2021: BJP fields Suvendu Adhikari against Mamata Banerjee from NandigramWest Bengal assembly polls: Former Indian cricketer Ashoke Dinda, ex-IPS officer Bharati Ghosh among BJP candidates.
Gujarat-cadre IPS officer Praveen Sinha appointed acting CBI chiefCBI Additional Director Praveen Sinha, a 1988-batch Gujarat cadre IPS, has been appointed acting chief of the agency till a decision on a new director is taken to succeed Rishi Kumar Shukla who retired..
Deceased IPS officer gets EC award for best poll practices
Jammu and Kashmir cadre of IAS, IPS and IFoS officers merged with AGMUTThe Jammu and Kashmir cadre of IPS, IAS and Indian Forest Service (IFoS) was merged with the AGMUT cadre on Thursday and its officers will now be posted by the central government. Now, the officers of..
UP anti-conversion law applies to all, safeguards women's dignity: Former IAS, IPS, judges, veteransDefending the anti-conversion law enacted by the Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh, a group of former judges, civil servants and veterans on Monday hit out at its critics, saying they seem to..
IPS reshuffle in Bengal following attack on Nadda convoy
Saradha scam: CBI moves fresh plea in SC to quiz WB IPS officerThe CBI has moved the Supreme Court seeking to question senior IPS officer and former Kolkata police commissioner Rajeev Kumar in connection with the multi-crore-rupee Saradha chit fund scam case.
Mamata Banerjee thanks 4 CMs, Stalin for backing Bengal govt on IPS officers' transfer issueWest Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Sunday said that the Centre is interfering with her government by transferring three IPS officers, and expressed gratitude to her counterparts of Punjab,..
IPS officers row: C’garh, Raj CMs back Mamata
Mamata's many challenges: Suvendu quits with loyalists; MHA piles pressure over IPS officers deputation
EC seeks criminal cases against three IPS officers for ‘illegal cash use’ in ’19 LS polls
Bikru fallout: UP suspends senior IPS officer
IAS, IPS trainees, all pre-tested for Covid, will take first week of Foundation Course at Mussoorie, online
Couple of briefings after Batla House encounter, MHA said no more pressers: Karnal SinghAfter Delhi Police held a few press conferences following the Batla House encounter, it was instructed by MHA not to brief the media further on the progress of probe, says Karnal Singh, who spearheaded..
Uttar Pradesh: Yogi Adityanath orders probe into properties of suspended IPS officersThe Chief Minister has asked the Director General of Police (DGP) to probe the role of the other policemen in these cases.
IPS officers' commitment to service will inspire youngsters to join police force: Amit Shah
Respect uniform, practice Yoga and 'Pranayam' to beat stress: PM Modi's advice to IPS probationers"Never lose respect for your Khaki uniform. The human face of Khaki uniform has been engraved in the public memory due to the good work done by police especially during this COVID-19," the PM said.
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Sushant Singh Rajput death case: Eight retired IPS officers rally to defend Mumbai PoliceEight retired IPS officers rallied together on behalf of the Mumbai Police to save its reputation being maligned in the ongoing high-profile probe into Sushant's death case and 'media trial'.
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Who is Charu Sinha, the first female IPS officer to head CRPF's Srinagar sector?
Charu Sinha appointed as IG (CRPF) Srinagar, first female IPS officer to take charge in terrorist-hit sectorThis is not the first time when Charu Sinha has been assigned such a tough task. Earlier also, she had worked as IG, the Bihar sector in CRPF, and has dealt with Naxals. Under her leadership, various..
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IPS officer Rakesh Asthana takes charge as new BSF DGA 1984-batch Indian Police Service officer of Gujarat cadre, Asthana (59) was handed over the baton of the about 2.65 lakh personnel-strong force by ITBP DG S S Deswal in the morning at the BSF..
Rakesh Asthana to take over as chief of BSFBureau of Civil Aviation Security (BCAS) chief Rakesh Asthana was appointed as director general of Border Security Force (BSF) on Monday. Asthana, a 1984 batch IPS officer of Gujarat cadre who earlier..
'Bihar DGP will speak to Maharashtra Police': Nitish Kumar reacts to Patna SP being quarantined in MumbaiIPS officer Vinay Tiwari, heading a police team from Patna probing case related to actor Sushant Singh Rajput's death, has been "forcibly quarantined" by the municipal authorities in Mumbai
J&K cadre IPS officer suspended for 'gross misconduct and misbehaviour': Home MinistryJammu and Kashmir cadre IPS officer Basant Rath has been suspended for alleged instances of "gross misconduct and misbehaviour" with immediate effect, says a Union Home Ministry order. The order,..
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Failed UPSC aspirant held for offensive tweet against 2 IPS womenA failed UPSC aspirant, who had created two fake accounts on Twitter to post offensive content about two senior women IPS officers, was arrested from her house in central Delhi on Sunday.