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CCTV Footage recording of SBI branch was denied u/s 8(1)(e), (j) & (g) stating that it may compromise with security - Appellant: she wanted the video footage to prove the complaints made by a person - CIC: provide the footage where appellant figures     Right to Information Act 2005    File Noting regarding appointment of chairman SBI was denied the information u/s 8(1)(i) - Appellant: ACC had already decided the matter and the cabinet papers could no longer be held back - CIC: provide the information     Right to Information Act 2005    Information regarding provisioning of utility duct along national highways was denied stating that the matter relates to MoRTH - On transfer of application by planning commission, MoRTH did not respond - CIC: MoRTH to provide the available information     Right to Information Act 2005    Information regarding applicability of Mediclaim 2013 to policy holders who opted to stay with Mediclaim 1996 was sought - PIO provided some information - CIC recommended to put New Health Policy 2013 approved by IRDA on their website     Right to Information Act 2005    Action taken report on the complaint against the FPS dealer who had stopped giving ration to the appellant despite her ration card being duly stamped - CIC: show cause notice issued to PIO, compensation of Rs 2,700/- awarded to the appellant     Right to Information Act 2005    Internal correspondence concerning a particular dealership was denied by BPCL u/s 8(1)(d) - CIC: It is not a public service rendered to a citizen, but a contractual matter; Public authority has the right to defend its interests which cannot be denied     Right to Information Act 2005    8,983 people acquired HIV infection due to blood transfusion in past five years     Right to Information Act 2005    Disclosure of amount of medical reimbursement to Supreme Court judges     Right to Information Act 2005    Karnataka government comes out with draft byelaws for mobile towers and optical fibre cables     Right to Information Act 2005    The manner of celebrating the Republic day needs an overhaul     Right to Information Act 2005    Social audit cell opened in regional passport office at Chennai     Right to Information Act 2005    Nearly 3,500 deaths annually in Mumbai suburban railways     Right to Information Act 2005    Supreme Court: BCCI is performing public functions     Right to Information Act 2005    Is RTI applicant competent to approach the consumer protection forum?     Right to Information Act 2005    Disclosure of the minutes of the Departmental Promotion Committee under RTI     Right to Information Act 2005   

Case Laws

January 30, 2015
CCTV Footage recording of SBI branch was denied u/s 8(1)(e), (j) & (g) stating that it may compromise with security - Appellant: she wanted the video footage to prove the complaints made by a person - CIC: provide the footage where appellant figures...more>>
January 30, 2015
File Noting regarding appointment of chairman SBI was denied the information u/s 8(1)(i) - Appellant: ACC had already decided the matter and the cabinet papers could no longer be held back - CIC: provide the information...more>>



January 29, 2015
Information regarding provisioning of utility duct along national highways was denied stating that the matter relates to MoRTH - On transfer of application by planning commission, MoRTH did not respond - CIC: MoRTH to provide the available information...more>>
January 29, 2015
Information regarding applicability of Mediclaim 2013 to policy holders who opted to stay with Mediclaim 1996 was sought - PIO provided some information - CIC recommended to put New Health Policy 2013 approved by IRDA on their website...more>>



January 28, 2015
Action taken report on the complaint against the FPS dealer who had stopped giving ration to the appellant despite her ration card being duly stamped - CIC: show cause notice issued to PIO, compensation of Rs 2,700/- awarded to the appellant...more>>
January 28, 2015
Internal correspondence concerning a particular dealership was denied by BPCL u/s 8(1)(d) - CIC: It is not a public service rendered to a citizen, but a contractual matter; Public authority has the right to defend its interests which cannot be denied ...more>>



Latest Bytes

8,983 people acquired HIV infection due to blood transfusion in past five years
January 30, 2015
Is infected blood transfusion emerging as a leading cause of HIV infection in the country?   more>>
Disclosure of amount of medical reimbursement to Supreme Court judges
January 29, 2015
A petition has been filed before the division bench of Delhi High Court   more>>
Karnataka government comes out with draft byelaws for mobile towers and optical fibre cables
January 27, 2015
Telecom towers are not regulated amidst increasing fears of radiation hazard   more>>
The manner of celebrating the Republic day needs an overhaul
January 25, 2015
Nearly Rs 320 crores spent on celebration the republic day in capital alone last year   more>>
Social audit cell opened in regional passport office at Chennai
January 24, 2015
Single window for complaints of delay in issue of passport   more>>
Nearly 3,500 deaths annually in Mumbai suburban railways
January 22, 2015
Over 1,900 persons killed while crossing the tracks in 2014   more>>

Articles

Supreme Court: BCCI is performing public functions
January 23, 2015
It is time that BCCI should respond to RTI applications   more>>
Is RTI applicant competent to approach the consumer protection forum?
January 12, 2015
The National Consumer forum rules RTI applicants are not consumers   more>>
Disclosure of the minutes of the Departmental Promotion Committee under RTI
January 2, 2015
Critical analysis of the conflicting judicial pronouncements on the issue   more>>

Comments

A right move by Goa government
January 24, 2015
No extension to the Goa State Chief Information Commissioner   more>>
Many PIO and FAA ignore the RTI provisions
January 17, 2015
Information commission should play a more active role   more>>
Details of the money spent by J&K Government under the Security related Expenditure
January 10, 2015
The Ministry of Home Affairs provided the information free of charge   more>>