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Information about training programme attended loco pilots of various grades etc. was denied stating that information is voluminous & exempt u/s 8(1)(j) - CIC: Sec 7(9) of the RTI Act is not an exemption clause & cannot be quoted for denying information     Right to Information Act 2005    Around 450 RTI applications and 400 appeals relating to Central University Jharkhand were filed seeking information on alleged corruption - Appellant requested the CIC to allow him to withdraw all his appeals which was accepted by CIC     Right to Information Act 2005    CIC: PIO is legally obliged to collect the information from the concerned department, instead of merely forwarding it to the concerned officer - CIC: The deemed PIO to show cause the reason for not appearing before the CIC despite intimation by the PIO     Right to Information Act 2005    Copy of a lease deed from M/s Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited and information regarding NOC to run a petrol pump and related issues was sought - CIC: Appellant has passed away and an appeal is abated on the passing away of the Appellant     Right to Information Act 2005    39 appeals of the appellant were heard together - CIC: As the appellant has withdrawing her appeals & also the Central University Jharkhand had taken proactive steps to provide her the information sought, the Commission sees no reason to intervene     Right to Information Act 2005    UGC was asked whether B.Ed. (in service modular) course conducted by Lucknow University was equivalent to regular B.Ed. course - CIC: PIO, NCTE to obtain clear information as to who grants equivalence to degrees & whether the course is equivalent to B.Ed.     Right to Information Act 2005    Vijai Sharma and K V Chowdary appointed as CIC and CVC respectively     Right to Information Act 2005    Is the Mysore Police Commissioner’s office coming up without plan approval?     Right to Information Act 2005    No action taken against the illegal massage parlours or spas in Goa     Right to Information Act 2005    Are there norms about the fee a school should charge and the facilities it offers?     Right to Information Act 2005    There is only 1 primary health centre per 28 villages of UP     Right to Information Act 2005    Services of all OSDs / Consultants terminated by Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai     Right to Information Act 2005    Code of Conduct for Judicial Employees and Judges     Right to Information Act 2005    Making RTI an engine of development     Right to Information Act 2005    Official data regarding the complaints of human rights violations between 2012-2016     Right to Information Act 2005   

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August 16, 2017
Information about training programme attended loco pilots of various grades etc. was denied stating that information is voluminous & exempt u/s 8(1)(j) - CIC: Sec 7(9) of the RTI Act is not an exemption clause & cannot be quoted for denying information...more>>
August 14, 2017
Around 450 RTI applications and 400 appeals relating to Central University Jharkhand were filed seeking information on alleged corruption - Appellant requested the CIC to allow him to withdraw all his appeals which was accepted by CIC...more>>



August 11, 2017
CIC: PIO is legally obliged to collect the information from the concerned department, instead of merely forwarding it to the concerned officer - CIC: The deemed PIO to show cause the reason for not appearing before the CIC despite intimation by the PIO...more>>
August 9, 2017
Copy of a lease deed from M/s Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited and information regarding NOC to run a petrol pump and related issues was sought - CIC: Appellant has passed away and an appeal is abated on the passing away of the Appellant...more>>



August 7, 2017
39 appeals of the appellant were heard together - CIC: As the appellant has withdrawing her appeals & also the Central University Jharkhand had taken proactive steps to provide her the information sought, the Commission sees no reason to intervene ...more>>
August 4, 2017
UGC was asked whether B.Ed. (in service modular) course conducted by Lucknow University was equivalent to regular B.Ed. course - CIC: PIO, NCTE to obtain clear information as to who grants equivalence to degrees & whether the course is equivalent to B.Ed....more>>



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Comments

Present salary details of BSF officers and their rank
August 14, 2017
Does the information sought affect the defence or security system?   more>>
सांसदों के लिए सक्रिय उपस्थिति अनिवार्य हो
August 3, 2017
देश को सशक्त बनाने वाले चरित्रसम्पन्न व्यक्ति राज्यसभा में जुडे़   more>>
Some students appearing in Class 10 board don't even know addition and subtraction
July 17, 2017
Can any action can be taken against the schools?   more>>