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Nov 04, 2017
Allahabad HC quashes Samajwadi Party govt's 2012 order exempting Lokayukta from RTI ActAllahabad High Court has ruled that the Lokayukta is within the purview of the Right to Information Act, quashing a 2012 notification
Oct 15, 2017
Income tax details of Dera Sacha Sauda-linked bodies 'private', reveals RTI queryThe details of income tax exemption claimed by social and religious organisations controlled by the Dera Sacha Sauda, which were in public domain four years ago, have now been classified as "private", an RTI query has revealed.
Oct 12, 2017
Right to Information: Around 2.44 crore applications filed between 2005-2016, reveals reportAround 2.44 crore applications under the Right to Information (RTI) Act have been filed with various central and state government departments by citizens
Oct 11, 2017
SC appointed SIT on black money is answerable under RTI Act, says Central Information CommissionThe Supreme Court-appointed Special Investigation Team on black money is answerable under the RTI Act, the Central Information Commission has held.
Oct 08, 2017
Plea in SC to bring CBI under ambit of Right to Information Act; challenges govt's 2011 decisionA plea challenging the government's 2011 decision to keep the CBI out of the ambit of the Right to Information Act has been moved in the Supreme Court.
Oct 03, 2017
Govt should set up authority to 'compel' ministries to put info on websites, says Wajahat HabibullahThe government should set up an authority to "compel" ministries to disclose information on their websites and reduce the burden of RTI applications, India's first chief information commissioner Wajahat Habibullah has said.
Jul 23, 2017
Expelled Lok Sabha MP says signature forged on 2005 parliament documents, files caseDelhi Police has registered a forgery case on a complaint by former Lok Sabha MP Ram Sevak Singh who said that his signature was forged on papers in 2005.
Jul 02, 2017
Central Information Commission directs govt to disclose data of officers facing corruption chargesThe Central Information Commission (CIC) has directed the government to proactively put in the public domain data about officials facing corruption cases in each department.
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 07, 2017
PMO on RTI query: Can't tell who sought nod to use Narendra Modi's picture in adsThe Prime Minister's Office (PMO) has said it cannot divulge information on who has sought permission to use Narendra Modi's photographs in advertisements, saying that such an exercise needs a "thorough search".