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May 22, 2018
'What's my blood group?': Man files RTI query after tests throw up different resultsWhat is my blood group? A man posed this bizarre but "serious" question to the Central Information Commission by way of an RTI plea after tests threw up different results about his blood type
May 18, 2018
Currency supply normal across India; all ATMs functioning well, says Economic Affairs Secretary Subhash GargGovernment says ATMs across India are well stocked and there's no cash crunch. But there's no word on a reduction of excise duties on petrol and diesel.
Apr 20, 2018
Cash crunch: SBI doubting 'genuity' of problem is illogical; the currency shortage is not a made-up storySBI's stand on the cash crunch disregards ground realities. The bank's economists are probably playing to the government's tune.
Apr 19, 2018
Cash crunch: How the Narendra Modi government and RBI imposed a currency crisis on Indians post demonetisationPost demonetisation, the growth in currency in circulation has not kept up with the growth in India's nominal GDP.
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