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Applicant was legally wedded wife of deceased insurance policy holder & pleaded that the policy amount was paid to her mother in law without informing her - PIO: payments made as per valid nomination - CIC: no larger public interest; appeal rejected     Right to Information Act 2005    Copy of the report of the Board of Officers on the role and functioning of School of Foreign Languages, MOD and a copy of the reply submitted by the Director, SFL, against the report was denied being third party information – CIC: denial upheld     Right to Information Act 2005    List of applicants with their address, status of the case of Tej Singh Vs Union of India etc was sought - CIC: case remanded to Director (MOD) with directions to respond to the first appeal; adverse view taken for non appearance of PIO in spite of notice     Right to Information Act 2005    Information in respect of professional qualifications of Railway Doctors - Appellant: those who use the facilities should have knowledge about the person treating them - CIC: disclose the qualifications & posts held by doctors along with MCI guidelines     Right to Information Act 2005    CIC: RTI Act does not provide any additional time to the PIO in cases where an application may contain more than one queries or an applicant may have filed more than one applications; show cause notice issued to PIO to explain the delay     Right to Information Act 2005    The cause of death of Shri Prashant Singh as mentioned by his successors in the death claim form while claiming the amount from the insurance company was denied claiming that it was third party information - CIC: information denied u/s 8(1)(j)     Right to Information Act 2005    Sexual harassment charges levelled against 62 Delhi Police personnel     Right to Information Act 2005    Are the different socio-economic groups adequately represented in governance?     Right to Information Act 2005    1.13 lakh people reported dog bites while rabies has claimed 26 lives in Chennai     Right to Information Act 2005    Two day seminar to mark nine years of RTI Act, 2005     Right to Information Act 2005    Tejpal : How much money has been spend on rape charge investigation?     Right to Information Act 2005    70 year old RTI activist shot dead in Bankhanda village of Hapur     Right to Information Act 2005    Overcoming Apex Court’s ruling in Girish R Deshpande through the Lokayukta Act     Right to Information Act 2005    After passage of a month, the CRPF is yet to implement the CIC order     Right to Information Act 2005    Is the RTI Act gradually becoming ineffective?     Right to Information Act 2005   

Case Laws

April 24, 2014
Applicant was legally wedded wife of deceased insurance policy holder & pleaded that the policy amount was paid to her mother in law without informing her - PIO: payments made as per valid nomination - CIC: no larger public interest; appeal rejected   more>>
April 24, 2014
Copy of the report of the Board of Officers on the role and functioning of School of Foreign Languages, MOD and a copy of the reply submitted by the Director, SFL, against the report was denied being third party information – CIC: denial upheld   more>>



April 24, 2014
List of applicants with their address, status of the case of Tej Singh Vs Union of India etc was sought - CIC: case remanded to Director (MOD) with directions to respond to the first appeal; adverse view taken for non appearance of PIO in spite of notice   more>>
April 23, 2014
Information in respect of professional qualifications of Railway Doctors - Appellant: those who use the facilities should have knowledge about the person treating them - CIC: disclose the qualifications & posts held by doctors along with MCI guidelines   more>>



April 23, 2014
CIC: RTI Act does not provide any additional time to the PIO in cases where an application may contain more than one queries or an applicant may have filed more than one applications; show cause notice issued to PIO to explain the delay   more>>
April 23, 2014
The cause of death of Shri Prashant Singh as mentioned by his successors in the death claim form while claiming the amount from the insurance company was denied claiming that it was third party information - CIC: information denied u/s 8(1)(j)   more>>



Latest Bytes

Sexual harassment charges levelled against 62 Delhi Police personnel
April 24, 2014
RTI reveals Delhi police too faces sexual harassment at work   more>>
Are the different socio-economic groups adequately represented in governance?
April 23, 2014
A low level of SC/ST/OBC officers of group A level seen at important levels   more>>
1.13 lakh people reported dog bites while rabies has claimed 26 lives in Chennai
April 22, 2014
Poor disposal of garbage and roadside eateries provide food for the 50,000-plus strays   more>>
Two day seminar to mark nine years of RTI Act, 2005
April 21, 2014
Seminar in Jharkhand on the Role of Civil Society in Enhancing Transparency   more>>
Tejpal : How much money has been spend on rape charge investigation?
April 20, 2014
RTI application is under scrutiny by the Goa police   more>>
70 year old RTI activist shot dead in Bankhanda village of Hapur
April 19, 2014
Mangat Tyagi had filed around 14,000 RTI applications   more>>

Articles

Overcoming Apex Court’s ruling in Girish R Deshpande through the Lokayukta Act
April 19, 2014
Are the Immovable Property Returns and service books of a civil servant personal information?   more>>
After passage of a month, the CRPF is yet to implement the CIC order
March 26, 2014
Information about two incidents of extra-judicial killings involving CRPF personnel   more>>
Is the RTI Act gradually becoming ineffective?
March 15, 2014
RTI Act is gradually losing its teeth due to delays in disposal of appeal   more>>

Comments

I would request the SIC to kindly provide information as early as possible
April 21, 2014
I filed appeal before Hon’ble SIC on 30/08/2013   more>>
Make sure that the RTI Act gets more teeth by the new government
April 20, 2014
Please continue the good work done by your team   more>>
Magistrates are not verifying the correctness of entries in case diary with other documents
April 19, 2014
The accused should be allowed to verify the correctness of case diary entry   more>>