15 Oct 2019·
Pranjal Patil: First visually-impaired woman IAS appointed Kerala Sub-Collector
On Monday, India's first woman IAS officer with visual impairment, Pranjal Patil, took over as the Sub-Collector of Thiruvananthapuram district in Kerala.
04 Jul 2019·
This IAS officer was raised in orphanage; became Kollam Collector
On Monday, IAS B. Abdul Nasar assumed office as the Kollam District Collector. Nasar had dreamt of this day for decades, even as he worked odd jobs as a child living in orphanages.
25 Feb 2017·
PV Sindhu an IAS? Takes up govt job
21-year old ace badminton player PV Sindhu has accepted a Group-I officer's job offered to her by the Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu after her 2016 Rio Olympics triumph.
31 Aug 2016·
PV Sindhu to be ambassador of CRPF
Olympic silver medalist PV Sindhu has been made the brand ambassador of the Central Reserve Police Force.
21 Aug 2016·
Pizza Hut offers free pizza to all Sindhus
In celebration of PV Sindhu's historic silver medal at the women's singles badminton event at the Rio'16 Olympics, Pizza Hut has decided to offer free pizzas to anyone named Sindhu.
19 Aug 2016·
PV Sindhu storms into finals, wins Silver
India's P V Sindhu stormed into the finals of the 2016 Rio Olympics women's singles badminton, losing against world No.1 Carolina Marin from Spain.