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May 29, 2017
CIC cites national security, says Naga peace accord framework need not be disclosedBetween "competing public interests", CIC concluded that withholding information about the Naga Accord, for now, would help the government solve a long standing issue
May 24, 2017
RTI draft rules 2017: Vast improvement over previous rules, do not dilute RTI Act or its efficacyWith the glaring exception of rule 12 these draft rules appear to be a vast improvement over the previous rules and do not seem to dilute the law and its efficacy in any manner.
May 23, 2017
RBI refuses to disclose list of loan defaulters despite SC order, citing state's economic interestsOn December 16, 2015 the apex court had clearly rejected RBI's arguments and ordered disclosure of defaulters' list
Apr 25, 2017
CIC tells Indian Air Force to divulge financial details of employees-funded ventures, comply with RTI ActSanjeev Sharma, a former wing commander at the Indian Air Force Sharma raised serious questions about the financial integrity of the non-public funds managed by the Indian Air force via a whopping 6,443 RTI applications
Apr 18, 2017
Maharashtra CIC Ratnakar Gaikwad assaulted over demolition of Ambedkar Bhawan; 8 heldAccording to police, Gaikwad was manhandled as he got down from the car by supporters of Bharip-Bahujan Mahasangh, a political party of Dalit leader Prakash Ambedkar.
Apr 04, 2017
New draft RTI proposal endangers life of applicants: Blanket rule will affect transparent functioning of govtThe Centre has proposed amends ending the Right to Information (RTI) rules to ensure that appeals before the Central Information Commission would abate in the event the appellant would die during the pendency of such a proceeding.
Apr 04, 2017
RTI Act: Govt proposes stopping proceedings if applicant dies; proposal comes under severe criticismThe NDA government has proposed a new set of rules for processing Right to Information (RTI) applications, complaints and appeals and has sought suggestions from the public by April 15.
Feb 19, 2017
Gandhi assassination: Applicant seeks info on Delhi Police's quest to nab three abscondersWhat efforts were made by Delhi Police to arrest three absconding accused in Mahatma Gandhi assassination case? The query was put forward by the Central Information Commission (CIC), country's transparency watchdog, to the Delhi Police on an RTI plea filed by Odisha-based Hemant Panda.
Jan 12, 2017
Modi's degrees are not what got him elected, but concealing them may raise doubts about his integrityThe question should not be whether or not Modi has the educational degrees he claims. It should be whether or not he is a good administrator, and does his ideology fancy voters to show their approval
Jan 10, 2017
Milk is key to UP and so is leather; will cow vigilantism spoil the party for BJP?It remains to be seen whether tthe Dalits and the Muslims will remember the harassment by the vigilantes