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Mar 25, 2018
Information Commissioner Sridhar Acharyalu writes to CIC, raises red flag over complaints related to political partiesInformation Commissioner Sridhar Acharyalu has questioned the manner in which the Chief Information Commissioner RK Mathur dissolved and reconstituted a bench hearing complaints against political parties, saying the move erodes the independence of individual information commissioners
Jan 28, 2018
CIC may choose not to direct public authorities to provide more information under RTI, rules Delhi HCEven if a public authority has the power to call for certain information, it is not mandatorily required to seek the data to provide it to anb applicant under the RTI Act, the Delhi High Court has held.
Jan 21, 2018
Case records related to Mahatma Gandhi's assassination part of India's 'cultural heritage': Delhi HCTerming the records pertaining to Mahatma Gandhi's assassination as part of India's "cultural heritage", the Delhi High Court has asked the Centre how it intends to collect and maintain the entire case information.
Dec 15, 2017
Instead of 'martyr' or 'shaheed', use 'battle casualty' as term for soldiers killed in action, defence ministry informs CICThere is no term as "martyr" or "shaheed" in the Army or the police and instead, a soldier or a policeman killed in action is called a "battle casualty" or "operations casualty" respectively, the ministries of defence and home have submitted before the Central Information Commission
Dec 05, 2017
Delhi air pollution: CIC says no mechanism available to compile data on PUC certificatesPollution may be at critically high levels in the city but the Delhi government's transport department does not have any annual data related to the number of PUC certificates issued by it, the Central Information Commission has lamented
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
Aug 10, 2017
Clarify whether Taj Mahal is mausoleum or Shiva temple: CIC to Ministry of CultureCIC has directed govt to clarify its stand on whether the Taj Mahal is a mausoleum or a temple gifted to the Mughal emperor by a Rajput king.
Jul 09, 2017
CIC asks HUDCO about 'ostentatious gifts' given by CMD, accuses body of being non-transparentCIC has asked the HUDCO to disclose the details of those who have received the Mont Blanc pens, iPhones and iPads as gifts from its CMD in the last three years.
Jul 04, 2017
RTI query on Sonia Gandhi: MHA asked to respond to question on Congress president's Indian citizenshipThe Central Information Commission (CIC) has directed the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) to respond to an RTI applicant seeking details of Sonia Gandhi's Indian citizenship.
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.