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A holder of HDFC Life Personal Pension Plan requested IRDA to give approved documents of the Plan & detailed product filing - IRDA denied the information u/s 8(1)(d) - CIC: Provide the terms & conditions approved by IRDA in respect of the Pension Product     Right to Information Act 2005    Appellant: Action Taken Report of Vigilance Inspector & instructions containing the procedure of recording of evidence was not furnished - CIC: Information on expenditure of government money in an official capacity cannot be termed as personal information     Right to Information Act 2005    Information about the ground handling of domestic and international airlines was sought - CIC: No sincere efforts have been made by the respondents to answer the queries - CIC directed to seek explanation of the officer regarding the routine approach     Right to Information Act 2005    Appellant stated that Mr. Anil Kumar has three different dates of birth and three different names in the office & sought verification of his certificate issued by CBSE - CIC: Provide a certified copy of the certificate & pay compensation of Rs. 5,000/-     Right to Information Act 2005    CIC: The composition of M/s Electron & Computer Soft. Export Promotion Council & Council for leather Exports & M/s Carpet Export Promotion Council are the same; Wait for the decision of Supreme Court in ECSEPC which would equally be applicable to all     Right to Information Act 2005    An Ex-Commandant of CISF sought information regarding action taken against lapses of officials of NALCO leading to a naxalite attack - CIC applauded the appellant & directed to send a copy of the order to the Secretary, Ministry of Mines & CMD, NALCO     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    Cabinet Secretariat issues circular for disclosure of monthly reports of work done by ministries / departments     Right to Information Act 2005    CIC asks the Central Board of Direct Taxes to ensure compliance with its orders     Right to Information Act 2005    Records must reflect a true and correct state of affairs at the Central Information Commission     Right to Information Act 2005   

Case Laws

July 26, 2016
A holder of HDFC Life Personal Pension Plan requested IRDA to give approved documents of the Plan & detailed product filing - IRDA denied the information u/s 8(1)(d) - CIC: Provide the terms & conditions approved by IRDA in respect of the Pension Product...more>>
July 25, 2016
Appellant: Action Taken Report of Vigilance Inspector & instructions containing the procedure of recording of evidence was not furnished - CIC: Information on expenditure of government money in an official capacity cannot be termed as personal information...more>>



July 24, 2016
Information about the ground handling of domestic and international airlines was sought - CIC: No sincere efforts have been made by the respondents to answer the queries - CIC directed to seek explanation of the officer regarding the routine approach ...more>>
July 23, 2016
Appellant stated that Mr. Anil Kumar has three different dates of birth and three different names in the office & sought verification of his certificate issued by CBSE - CIC: Provide a certified copy of the certificate & pay compensation of Rs. 5,000/- ...more>>



July 22, 2016
CIC: The composition of M/s Electron & Computer Soft. Export Promotion Council & Council for leather Exports & M/s Carpet Export Promotion Council are the same; Wait for the decision of Supreme Court in ECSEPC which would equally be applicable to all...more>>
July 20, 2016
An Ex-Commandant of CISF sought information regarding action taken against lapses of officials of NALCO leading to a naxalite attack - CIC applauded the appellant & directed to send a copy of the order to the Secretary, Ministry of Mines & CMD, NALCO ...more>>



Articles

Cabinet Secretariat issues circular for disclosure of monthly reports of work done by ministries / departments
July 2, 2016
Proactive information disclosure are very poorly implemented by most public authorities   more>>
CIC asks the Central Board of Direct Taxes to ensure compliance with its orders
June 24, 2016
Warns that adverse view will be taken against such officers/authorities and PIO’s   more>>
Records must reflect a true and correct state of affairs at the Central Information Commission
May 28, 2016
The Delhi High Court had directed the CIC to maintain a Record of Proceedings   more>>

Comments

Are there any rules for filling the posts of Principal?
July 10, 2016
Is there any time limit to declare waiting list?   more>>
RTI is like a political leader’s speech
June 20, 2016
Bank is like a financial company when doctrine of indoor management lapsed due to fraud   more>>
It is mandate of Section 7(9) to disseminate information sought in the format desired
June 6, 2016
The Section 7(9) speaks the word "FORM" and not "FORMAT" for providing information   more>>