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Information pertaining to fraudulent withdrawal of amounts of various customers of the bank including appellant’s account by cloning of ATM card - PIO: Appellant has an account in Bangalore & case is taken up for refund with that branch     Right to Information Act 2005    Information regarding reason for not making payment to the widow of an employee, etc was sought - Appellant: the widow was entitled for family pension as the employee joined in 2002 before the new pension policy - Grievance resolved - CIC: provide status     Right to Information Act 2005    Complainant had property disputes & filed over 25 RTI applications - Respondent: Complainant tried physical assault on the FAA, for which a Police complaint was lodged - CIC: prepare a comprehensive note on the misuse of RTI & put it on official website     Right to Information Act 2005    Appellant belonged to EWS category - He alleged that his daughter was not allowed to travel in the school bus & subsequently removed from school - Respondent: No bus concession is provided to EWS student regarding - CIC: furnish a copy of inquiry report     Right to Information Act 2005    Commission took a serious view that the FAA had failed to discharge his statutory obligation assigned to him u/s 19(6) of the RTI Act by not adjudicating on appellant’s appeal filed before him - CIC: FAA is warned to be careful in future     Right to Information Act 2005    Appellant remitted Rs. 25,000/- in a SBI account in connection with a fraudulent mobile message of winning 5,00,000 pounds of CNN World Mobile Awards - CIC: Inform if Ms. Valiya had or still holds the said SBI account, give address of the Cyber Police     Right to Information Act 2005    Madras High Court: No re-evaluation of answer sheets of class X examination     Right to Information Act 2005    Panel recommends pro-active disclosure of information about travel of high dignitaries     Right to Information Act 2005    Appointment at CIC and CVC deferred for the want of inputs about candidates     Right to Information Act 2005    Selection at CIC and CVC likely to be made today     Right to Information Act 2005    Delhi High Court reserves order regarding appointments at CIC     Right to Information Act 2005    UP Public Interest Guarantee Act yet to be enforced after 4 years     Right to Information Act 2005    Section 4 of RTI Act: How to strengthen the weakest link?     Right to Information Act 2005    Violations of Programme Code and Advertising Code by TV channels made public by EMMC     Right to Information Act 2005    Guidelines for investigating incidents of extra-judicial killings     Right to Information Act 2005   

Case Laws

May 28, 2015
Information pertaining to fraudulent withdrawal of amounts of various customers of the bank including appellant’s account by cloning of ATM card - PIO: Appellant has an account in Bangalore & case is taken up for refund with that branch...more>>
May 27, 2015
Information regarding reason for not making payment to the widow of an employee, etc was sought - Appellant: the widow was entitled for family pension as the employee joined in 2002 before the new pension policy - Grievance resolved - CIC: provide status...more>>



May 27, 2015
Complainant had property disputes & filed over 25 RTI applications - Respondent: Complainant tried physical assault on the FAA, for which a Police complaint was lodged - CIC: prepare a comprehensive note on the misuse of RTI & put it on official website ...more>>
May 26, 2015
Appellant belonged to EWS category - He alleged that his daughter was not allowed to travel in the school bus & subsequently removed from school - Respondent: No bus concession is provided to EWS student regarding - CIC: furnish a copy of inquiry report ...more>>



May 26, 2015
Commission took a serious view that the FAA had failed to discharge his statutory obligation assigned to him u/s 19(6) of the RTI Act by not adjudicating on appellant’s appeal filed before him - CIC: FAA is warned to be careful in future ...more>>
May 25, 2015
Appellant remitted Rs. 25,000/- in a SBI account in connection with a fraudulent mobile message of winning 5,00,000 pounds of CNN World Mobile Awards - CIC: Inform if Ms. Valiya had or still holds the said SBI account, give address of the Cyber Police ...more>>



Latest Bytes

Madras High Court: No re-evaluation of answer sheets of class X examination
May 26, 2015
Allegation of incorrect marking after copy of answer sheet obtained under RTI   more>>
Panel recommends pro-active disclosure of information about travel of high dignitaries
May 25, 2015
The DoPT circular of 2012 is hardly implemented by any public authority   more>>
Appointment at CIC and CVC deferred for the want of inputs about candidates
May 24, 2015
PM led committee defers decision regarding selection of candidate   more>>
Selection at CIC and CVC likely to be made today
May 23, 2015
The three member selection committee to meet today for appointment of CIC and CVC   more>>
Delhi High Court reserves order regarding appointments at CIC
May 22, 2015
Background check of shortlisted candidates being done by the agencies   more>>
UP Public Interest Guarantee Act yet to be enforced after 4 years
May 21, 2015
Only few departments have implemented the Citizens’ Charter in UP   more>>

Articles

Section 4 of RTI Act: How to strengthen the weakest link?
May 25, 2015
No provision to fix responsibility on any officer in case of non-compliance   more>>
Violations of Programme Code and Advertising Code by TV channels made public by EMMC
May 5, 2015
CIC had directed Electronic Media Monitoring Centre to put details on website   more>>
Guidelines for investigating incidents of extra-judicial killings
April 21, 2015
An impartial and professional investigation is needed for prosecuting the guilty   more>>

Comments

A self-financing college is run by the course fee collected from the students
May 27, 2015
These institutions are controlled by statutory authorities and the state government   more>>
Kerala is showing the way in improved transparency
May 26, 2015
Missing files not a valid excuse for denial of information under RTI Act   more>>
Restrictions are very essential to prevent misuse of RTI Act-2005
May 25, 2015
Some serial petitioners are earning their livelihood through RTI Act   more>>