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Lateral Entry into the Civil Services

Recently, the government has proposed lateral entry into the civil services. While there are several concerns, the idea is neither totally new nor an anathema that should be rejected. What is the present status of the proposed lateral entry program? The Union government released a notification seeking applications to fill in ten government posts at […]

New DOPT rules for Group A and B Officials above 50

The NDA Government has strengthened the review process to compulsorily retire senior group A and B officials on account of “being no longer useful to the general administration” or “doubtful integrity and reputation”. According to PM led DoPT guidelines: The Performance of Group A and B officials who have completed 50 years and junior officers […]