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Jan 07, 2019
CBI closes PMO case against misuse of Narendra Modi's name to dupe unsuspecting citizens with fraudulent schemesThe PMO had filed a complaint in the CBI after an advertisement was published in the Hindustan Times on 11 July, 2016, offering loans under the "Pradhan Mantri Jan Kalyan Yojna" without any file charge, guarantor, collateral or mark sheet to people across the spectrum.
Dec 28, 2018
Pune man writes PMO about alien he saw beaming information from Earth to spacePolice probed the case and learned that the 47 year-old-man was suffering from a mental ailment.
Dec 25, 2018
UPSC exams: Govt rubbishes reports on revision of age criteria, says no such proposal under considerationThe Centre on Tuesday rubbished media reports which suggested that the age criteria for appearing in civil service examinations was being changed. The government insisted that there was no decision on altering the age criteria.
Dec 10, 2018
PMO public relations officer Jagdish Thakkar passes away: Senior journalist remembered by politicians for 'exceptional intelligence'The Public Relations Officer (PRO) in the Prime Minister's Office and senior journalist Jagdish Thakkar passed away on Monday.
Dec 03, 2018
Bhopal Gas Tragedy: 34 years later, 1985 govt memo reveals 'Operation Faith' was riddled with coverups'Operation Faith', which was launched to tackle massive man-made disaster at Bhopal in 1984 was riddled with contradictions and cover-ups. An internal note (969-JSP-85/21-3) from Prime Minister Office (PMO) 21 March, 1985 suggested several individuals, choked by the lethal gas, have started regular routine and work.
Dec 02, 2018
Bhopal gas tragedy: Rajiv Gandhi govt ignored help from Italy, reveals note; 34 yrs on, relief still a distant dreamThe Rajiv Gandhi government ignored Italy's offer in the aftermath of Bhopal gas tragedy to provide assistance in containment, evaluation as well as relief work based on Italy's experience in a similar disaster in Seveso near Milan in 1976
Dec 01, 2018
Bhopal gas tragedy: Wrong medication killed more people, reveal PMO files; 20-25 dying per month even after 34 yearsTragedy did not strike Bhopal on the intervening night of 2-3 December 1984 but thereafter as horrible relief and rehabilitation measures including wrong medication killed thousands, reveal documents accessed from then prime minister Rajiv Gandhi's office
Nov 25, 2018
Despite CIC order, PMO refuses to share data on black money brought from abroad, claims disclosure may impede inquiriesRejecting a CIC order, the Prime Minister's Office has refused to share details on the quantum of black money brought back from abroad, citing a provision of the RTI Act that bars disclosure of information that may impede investigation and prosecution of offenders.
Nov 18, 2018
CIC orders RBI, PMO to disclose Raghuram Rajan's letter on bank loan defaulters again, asks them to 'justify denial'The CIC commissioner said several categories of information were declared by the RBI as not disclosable as part of their 'disclosure policy' and the RBI calls the exceptional clauses under the RTI Act as 'enabling' provisions.
Oct 31, 2018
Roving enquiry, says PMO on RTI plea for details on bad loans submitted by former RBI governor Raghuram RajanThe PMO has said the query does not come under the definition of "information" in the RTI Act.