Justice J S Khehar is the next CJI

December 20, 2016

Jagdish Singh Khehar, has been appointed as the 44th Chief Justice of India. He will be the first Chief Justice from the Sikh community to become the CJI. He will take the oath of office on January 4 and will hold the tenure for over seven months until August...

Air Marshal BS Dhanoa to be new IAF chief

December 17, 2016

Air Marshal BS Dhanoa has been appointed as the next chief of IAF. He will take over from the present IAF chief Arup Raha from December 31. Dhanoa got commissioned into the fighter stream of the IAF in June 1978. He has vast experience serving in various squadrons of...

Lt Gen Bipin Rawat is next army chief

December 17, 2016

Lt Gen Bipin Rawat has been appointed as the next army chief. He is the current Vice Chief of Army Staff (VCOAS) of Indian Army. He will preside over from General Dalbir Singh Suhag from January 2017. Rawat has vast experience in high altitude warfare and counter-insurgency operations. He got commissioned...

Anil Dhasmana to head RAW

December 17, 2016

An officer of Madhya Pradesh cadre, Anil Dhasmana has been appointed as the next head of external intelligence agency, Research and Analysis Wing (RAW). He will succeed Rajinder Khanna. Dhasmana, has served on important desks in RAW and has been serving RAW for the past 23 years. The RAW is the...

Rajiv Jain is new IB chief

December 17, 2016

Jharkhand cadre IPS officer Rajiv Jain has been appointed as the new chief of Intelligence Bureau (IB). He is serving as the present Special Director in the IB. He will begin his tenure as the chief of IB from January 1 after the incumbent Dineshwar Sharma completes his term. Rajiv Jain...

Supreme Court asks Government to follow its directions while appointing CBI Director

December 17, 2016

The Supreme Court has asked the central government to follow its directions while setting out the criteria for appointing the director of the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI). The Supreme Court in its earlier judgment has already stated that the government should consider the persons belonging to the batches...