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CIC: Communications between Chief Justice of India and Union of India about the representations against former Chief Justice of India, Mr. K. G. Balakrishnan, is not privileged correspondence as per RTI Act or Constitution of India     Right to Information Act 2005    Copies of Measurement Book for details of measurement for repairs undertaken at the bungalow of GM, ECL was denied u/s 8(1)(d) - CIC: MB is basically an account of quantity of work done, material received, actual measurement etc; provide copy     Right to Information Act 2005    Request for information regarding free air travel to ministers/ directors/ employees/ etc. was not replied - Complainant asked to treat his complaint as appeal - CIC agreed & asked Air India to provide information; show cause for imposition of penalty     Right to Information Act 2005    Copy of the field investigation report prepared by BPCL in respect of offer of a person for a dealership was denied u/s 8(1)(d) & (j) - CIC: exclude personal information like details of bank accounts, IT return & PAN card etc. of third party     Right to Information Act 2005    CIC: Information unconnected with the discharge of public duties of a person cannot be sought unless they establish a larger public interest; Filing of 50 RTI applications reflects personal animosity but not public interest; residential address is persona     Right to Information Act 2005    Appellant: RTI application was wrongly returned on the ground that the IPO has expired - PIO: department has accepted the mistake & apologized - CIC: the respondent should look into the matter & put in place a credible system for disposing RTI application     Right to Information Act 2005    UP SIC takes a strict view for delay in replying to the RTI applications     Right to Information Act 2005    Proper record keeping in soft form required for robust computerised banking operation     Right to Information Act 2005    No representative of political party appears before the CIC in response to notice     Right to Information Act 2005    Is it the D day for the political parties?     Right to Information Act 2005    Chhattisgarh form special teams for tracing the missing children     Right to Information Act 2005    7.1 cr new bank accounts have been opened under the Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana     Right to Information Act 2005    Criteria for marking official records 'Top Secret', 'Secret' and 'Confidential' made public     Right to Information Act 2005    PIO’s work does not end with mere transfer of RTI application     Right to Information Act 2005    Shouldn’t Madras High Court also review its RTI Fee Rules?     Right to Information Act 2005   

Case Laws

November 24, 2014
CIC: Communications between Chief Justice of India and Union of India about the representations against former Chief Justice of India, Mr. K. G. Balakrishnan, is not privileged correspondence as per RTI Act or Constitution of India...more>>
November 24, 2014
Copies of Measurement Book for details of measurement for repairs undertaken at the bungalow of GM, ECL was denied u/s 8(1)(d) - CIC: MB is basically an account of quantity of work done, material received, actual measurement etc; provide copy...more>>



November 23, 2014
Request for information regarding free air travel to ministers/ directors/ employees/ etc. was not replied - Complainant asked to treat his complaint as appeal - CIC agreed & asked Air India to provide information; show cause for imposition of penalty...more>>
November 22, 2014
Copy of the field investigation report prepared by BPCL in respect of offer of a person for a dealership was denied u/s 8(1)(d) & (j) - CIC: exclude personal information like details of bank accounts, IT return & PAN card etc. of third party ...more>>



November 21, 2014
CIC: Information unconnected with the discharge of public duties of a person cannot be sought unless they establish a larger public interest; Filing of 50 RTI applications reflects personal animosity but not public interest; residential address is persona...more>>
November 20, 2014
Appellant: RTI application was wrongly returned on the ground that the IPO has expired - PIO: department has accepted the mistake & apologized - CIC: the respondent should look into the matter & put in place a credible system for disposing RTI application...more>>



Latest Bytes

UP SIC takes a strict view for delay in replying to the RTI applications
November 24, 2014
Rajkeshvar Singh was speaking to officials in Meerut regarding the RTI Act   more>>
Proper record keeping in soft form required for robust computerised banking operation
November 23, 2014
SC: Electronic records without proper safeguards are not admissible evidence   more>>
No representative of political party appears before the CIC in response to notice
November 22, 2014
The CIC has reserved its order after hearing the complainants   more>>
Is it the D day for the political parties?
November 21, 2014
A full bench of CIC to hear the complaint against non-implementation of its order today   more>>
Chhattisgarh form special teams for tracing the missing children
November 20, 2014
Nearly 1,500 children including girls went missing between Jan 2011 and May 2014   more>>
7.1 cr new bank accounts have been opened under the Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana
November 19, 2014
5.3 cr or nearly 74 % accounts are with Zero balance   more>>

Articles

Criteria for marking official records 'Top Secret', 'Secret' and 'Confidential' made public
October 9, 2014
The Ministry of Defence has taken a positive step in making the criteria public   more>>
PIO’s work does not end with mere transfer of RTI application
September 29, 2014
Delhi HC rejects petition challenging imposition of penalty on PIO of Railway Board   more>>
Shouldn’t Madras High Court also review its RTI Fee Rules?
September 27, 2014
Shouldn’t Madras High Court also review its RTI Fee Rules?   more>>

Comments

Fadnavis announced his commitment to better governance on his first day by committing to transparency
November 10, 2014
Implementation of Section 4 should be a priority for the government   more>>
Comments sought for amendments to Maternity Benefit (Mines and Circus), Rules 1963
November 6, 2014
Private employers to publish annual returns of the maternity benefits provided to women workers   more>>
Modi govt is going to bring RTI act in next higher level by getting all RTI applications published
October 25, 2014
Similar uploading of RTI applications should be done in the states to reduce undue burden on SICs   more>>