'No public interest': CIC dismisses appeal seeking disclosure of electoral bond reports by SBI to Centre, RBI
Nearly, three years after an appeal was filed Information Commissioner Suresh Chandra noted that there appears to be 'no public interest' in further prolonging the matter as there is no substance in the appeal
People 18 to 49 who got their Pfizer shots at least six months ago with risky health problems can consider the booster based on their individual benefits and risks.
Powar got the charge after former domestic cricketer Amit Pagnis, who was initially appointed as Mumbai coach, quit from his position following the team's dismal show in the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy.
The IAF was responding to a CIC directive to provide certified copies of Special Flight Returns relating to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and ex-prime minister Manmohan Singh
Not aware where records on COVID-19 vaccine expert group are kept, says health ministry in RTI response
Venkatesh Nayak of the Commonwealth Human Rights Initiative had approached the ministry seeking details such as dates of meetings of the group, a copy of the detailed agenda circulated for every meeting and material it had shared with the MEA.
Information Commissioner Vanaja N Sarna, in a terse order, pointed out that the website of the application mentions that the content on it is "owned, updated and maintained" by MyGov and MeitY and directed the CPIO of the ministry to explain why they didn't have the requisite information
A senior MCA official said that the CIC has to have a minimum of three members.
Former I&B secretray Bimal Julka sworn in as CIC, Amita Pandove becomes IC; four posts still vacant in transparency watchdog
Information Commissioner Bimal Julka was appointed as Chief Information Commissioner (CIC) on Friday, according to a Rashtrapati Bhavan communique
Narendra Modi-led panel names president's secretary Sanjay Kothari as CVC, Bimal Julka as CIC; Congress slams 'whimsical' appointments
Sanjay Kothari, the Secretary to the President, has been selected as the new Central Vigilance Commissioner by a high-powered committee headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi
'Final assault on RTI': Sonia Gandhi says Narendra Modi govt using amendments to dilute powers of Act
The amendments passed by the government will ensure that no Information Commissioner shall be free from interference and signalling by the Modi government, Sonia Gandhi said in a statement
Rahul Gandhi lashes out at Modi govt for 'diluting RTI', says move will 'help corrupt steal from India'
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi alleged on Saturday that the Modi government is 'diluting' the RTI Act to 'help the corrupt steal from India', days after the amendment was passed by the Rajya Sabha.
Opposition slams govt over RTI Amendment bill, says govt planning to make transparency panel a 'toothless tiger'
"The RTI (Amendment) Bill, 2019, is a deliberate attempt to undermine the RTI Act and make it toothless tiger like National Human Rights Commission (NHRC)," Congress leader Shashi Tharoor alleged
Lok Sabha introduces RTI Amendment bill amid protests from Opposition; activists warn modifications likely to weaken provision
Amid protests by opposition parties in the Lok Sabha, a bill which seeks to take away the stature of information commissioners from the equivalent of election commissioners and give the Centre the power to set their salaries and service conditions was introduced.
The Central Information Commission (CIC) has directed the Reserve Bank of India to disclose the list of big loan defaulters it had sent to banks for resolution
SC directs RBI to disclose information on bank inspection report under RTI, says any further violation to be seen seriously
The bench said it would have taken a serious view to the refusal of the RBI to part with information under RTI.
An EVM is ‘information’ under the Right to Information Act and can be demanded by an applicant from the Election Commission of India on a payment of Rs 10
It is "erroneous" to come to a conclusion of heightened economic activity using the jump in currency in circulation (CIC), the economic research wing of SBI said on Thursday
Sudhir Bhargava is the new Chief Information Commissioner; IPS officer was High Commissioner of India in UK
The government has appointed Sudhir Bhargava as new Chief Information Commissioner (CIC) along with four new Information Commissioners in the Central Information Commission which had been functioning with just three of them as against a sanctioned strength of 11, including the Chief Information Commissioner.
A division bench of Justices B P Dharmadhikari and S V Kotwal also stayed a show cause notice issued on 2 November this year by the CIC to former RBI governor Urjit Patel for non-disclosure of the information sought and for defiance of its orders.
Former Information Commissioner Sridhar Acharyulu Tuesday alleged that the Central Information Commission was facing threats of litigations filed against it by the government and sought President Ram Nath Kovind's intervention.