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Sep 17, 2017
CBI not exempt from disclosing information under RTI Act: Delhi HCThe CBI cannot claim absolute exemption from disclosing information pertaining to allegations of corruption and human rights violations held by it under the RTI Act
May 10, 2017
Centre owes Rs 451.75 crore to Air India for VVIP flights and special missionsThe Central government owes Rs 451.75 crore to Air India for VVIP flights carrying the president, vice-president and the prime minister, as well as special missions, according to the latest data provided under the Right To Information Act.
Apr 05, 2017
No change in word limit, fee in proposed RTI rules from what UPA proposed: Venkaiah NaiduThe verbal dual between the two parties had started after the Centre proposed new rules under Section 27 of Right to Information (RTI) Act, 2005 to modify the act.
Feb 08, 2017
UP Election 2017: Will EC rise above politics of bureaucrats and cops to ensure fair polls?The politicisation of the bureaucracy and the police force is the reason why completely free and fair elections is a distant dream in Uttar Pradesh.
Oct 12, 2016
Right to information: What 11 years of the RTI Act of 2005 have done for IndiaThe Right to Information Act, 2005 has helped expose some of the most infamous scams in the history of India. Here's what 11 years of RTI Act gave us.
Jul 19, 2016
'What is PMO's mobile number?': Here's what some people asked PM ModiIf you thought that RTI queries are only about serious issues, the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) just proved you wrong. And how!
Apr 24, 2016
Believe it or not, Raghuram Rajan not top paid man at RBI!RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan, currently in the eye of the storm over his 'one-eyed is king among blind' remark, may be the most powerful person at the central bank, but he does not appear to be the top-paid one! As per the latest details published by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) under the Right To Information Act, Rajan's total 'monthly emoluments' stood at Rs 1,98,700. This included a basic pay of Rs 90,000, Dearness Allowance of Rs 1,01,700 and 'others' of Rs 7,000.
Jan 23, 2016
The final frontier: What you need to know about Mumbai’s open spaces policyFar from mapping out Mumbai's precious open spaces and ensuring they ventilate the city, they are leased to the first available customer.
Dec 11, 2015
Aam Aadmi Party: A daring experiment, stillAAP is very much a work-in-process. It is in the saddle in Delhi with an overwhelming majority and there seem to be no signs of it going anywhere until its five-year term is over. The party has also given clear indications of contesting elections in Punjab.
Oct 16, 2015
RTI replies should be timely, transparent and trouble-free, says PM Modi on 10th anniversary of CICPM Narendra Modi has asked government departments to keep in mind three 'T's - timeliness, transparency and trouble-free approach - while replying to RTI applications as that would help in reducing errors in governance.