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Out of turn hearing was granted by CIC to a senior citizen not keeping good health - CIC: Provide certified copies of the documents based on which names of both partners in the partnership document were verified at the time of opening of the partnership     Right to Information Act 2005    Appellant alleged that his father was terminated after he died & the same is illegal - Respondent: reply could not be given due to non-availability of documents - CIC: FAA to institute an enquiry to trace the missing files & submit an action taken report     Right to Information Act 2005    Appellant’s representative alleged that the CIC was biased towards respondents - CIC: she had exhibited no remorse & continued spoiling peace, dignity & decorum - CIC admonished her & issued warning; the appellant was advised not to engage such people     Right to Information Act 2005    Information regarding the restructuring of disputed debts in New Tirupur Area Development Corporation Ltd (NTADCL) and the copies of letters written by the AIDQUA Holdings (Mauritius) to RBI were denied u/s 8(1)(d) & (e) - CIC: denial upheld     Right to Information Act 2005    Information regarding non credit of maturity amount of TDR in ICICI SB account of his deceased mother Smt. Mohini Devi & Smt. Pankaj Khandelwal was sought - CIC: PIO to examine whether RBI has any authority to access the information under any law     Right to Information Act 2005    Complaint of fake note issue raised by HDFC Bank Employees Union - disclosure of inspection reports of RBI & related issues are pending in the High Courts of Delhi & Bombay - CIC: PIO to take action in the light of the HC orders as an when decided     Right to Information Act 2005    Sarkar office now available on your smartphone     Right to Information Act 2005    Afghanistan citizens urged to benefit from RTI law     Right to Information Act 2005    RTI googly by the Maharashtra government     Right to Information Act 2005    All RTI applications and replies to be pro-actively disclosed by the ministries and departments     Right to Information Act 2005    Return of Rs. 1000/- by the regional passport office of Chennai     Right to Information Act 2005    Nearly Rs. 1400 crores tax exempt income earned by the political parties in two years     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

October 25, 2014
Out of turn hearing was granted by CIC to a senior citizen not keeping good health - CIC: Provide certified copies of the documents based on which names of both partners in the partnership document were verified at the time of opening of the partnership   more>>
October 25, 2014
Appellant alleged that his father was terminated after he died & the same is illegal - Respondent: reply could not be given due to non-availability of documents - CIC: FAA to institute an enquiry to trace the missing files & submit an action taken report   more>>



October 24, 2014
Appellant’s representative alleged that the CIC was biased towards respondents - CIC: she had exhibited no remorse & continued spoiling peace, dignity & decorum - CIC admonished her & issued warning; the appellant was advised not to engage such people   more>>
October 24, 2014
Information regarding the restructuring of disputed debts in New Tirupur Area Development Corporation Ltd (NTADCL) and the copies of letters written by the AIDQUA Holdings (Mauritius) to RBI were denied u/s 8(1)(d) & (e) - CIC: denial upheld   more>>



October 23, 2014
Information regarding non credit of maturity amount of TDR in ICICI SB account of his deceased mother Smt. Mohini Devi & Smt. Pankaj Khandelwal was sought - CIC: PIO to examine whether RBI has any authority to access the information under any law   more>>
October 23, 2014
Complaint of fake note issue raised by HDFC Bank Employees Union - disclosure of inspection reports of RBI & related issues are pending in the High Courts of Delhi & Bombay - CIC: PIO to take action in the light of the HC orders as an when decided   more>>



Latest Bytes

Sarkar office now available on your smartphone
October 25, 2014
An engineer from Kerala makes an android based app   more>>
Afghanistan citizens urged to benefit from RTI law
October 24, 2014
Peshwar hosts a seminar to create awareness about the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa RTI Act, 2013   more>>
RTI googly by the Maharashtra government
October 23, 2014
ACB outside RTI, Reply to RTI applications only in public interest   more>>
All RTI applications and replies to be pro-actively disclosed by the ministries and departments
October 22, 2014
DoPT directs to put all such data online from October 31, 2014   more>>
Return of Rs. 1000/- by the regional passport office of Chennai
October 21, 2014
A citizen makes effective use of RTI for getting back his money   more>>
Nearly Rs. 1400 crores tax exempt income earned by the political parties in two years
October 20, 2014
Political parties have yet not implemented the CIC order of appointing PIO’s   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

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>>
Celebrating the anniversary of the Right to Information Act, 2005
October 18, 2014
It is the time to check the balance sheet in terms of achievements and failures   more>>
In a Press Release, the NCPRI has urged citizens to file RTI applications
October 18, 2014
The issue of delay in appointment of Chief Information Commissioner raised   more>>