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Information pertaining to representation to Dr. Hari Singh Gour University for advance increment given to the faculty was denied claiming that the matter is subjudice before the Apex Court - CIC: RTI Act provides no exemption of sub-judice matters     Right to Information Act 2005    CIC expressed its deep displeasure over the poor handling of the RTI matters by the Sangeet Natak Akademi ignoring the spirit of the law - CIC directed the Secretary to examine the matter and fix responsibility; FAA advised to be alert and cautious     Right to Information Act 2005    CIC: PIO has adopted very casual approach in disposing RTI applications - CIC: PIO has already been issued warning & penalized in various matters; His conduct should be brought to the notice of his controlling officer for appropriate administrative action     Right to Information Act 2005    Case details pertaining to the restricting Joy rides in Corbett National Park as per HC judgement dated 6.04.2018 were sought as order could not be found on website - CIC cannot issue any direction to the State public authority or the High Court     Right to Information Act 2005    Detailed information was sought about persons with disabilities in larger public interest - CIC: Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment ought to take certain extraordinary steps aimed at data creation on its website; Copy of letter marked to Secretary     Right to Information Act 2005    Information regarding vacancy of nursing tutor/clinical instructor at AIIMS Patna was sought - CIC: Respondent shall submit a copy of the reply, which he claimed to have sent to the Appellant with necessary proof that the reply had been served upon     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    Should CBSE be allowed to charge Rs 500/- for a copy of the answer sheet?     Right to Information Act 2005    Supreme Court refused to stay the notices issued by RBI to PNB and UBI     Right to Information Act 2005    Do Citizens Misuse RTI or Powerful Misuse Discretion?     Right to Information Act 2005   

Case Laws

July 30, 2021
Information pertaining to representation to Dr. Hari Singh Gour University for advance increment given to the faculty was denied claiming that the matter is subjudice before the Apex Court - CIC: RTI Act provides no exemption of sub-judice matters...more>>
July 28, 2021
CIC expressed its deep displeasure over the poor handling of the RTI matters by the Sangeet Natak Akademi ignoring the spirit of the law - CIC directed the Secretary to examine the matter and fix responsibility; FAA advised to be alert and cautious...more>>



July 26, 2021
CIC: PIO has adopted very casual approach in disposing RTI applications - CIC: PIO has already been issued warning & penalized in various matters; His conduct should be brought to the notice of his controlling officer for appropriate administrative action...more>>
July 24, 2021
Case details pertaining to the restricting Joy rides in Corbett National Park as per HC judgement dated 6.04.2018 were sought as order could not be found on website - CIC cannot issue any direction to the State public authority or the High Court ...more>>



July 22, 2021
Detailed information was sought about persons with disabilities in larger public interest - CIC: Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment ought to take certain extraordinary steps aimed at data creation on its website; Copy of letter marked to Secretary...more>>
July 20, 2021
Information regarding vacancy of nursing tutor/clinical instructor at AIIMS Patna was sought - CIC: Respondent shall submit a copy of the reply, which he claimed to have sent to the Appellant with necessary proof that the reply had been served upon...more>>



Articles

Should CBSE be allowed to charge Rs 500/- for a copy of the answer sheet?
July 12, 2021
Demand of exorbitant fee defeats the basic objectives of the RTI Act   more>>
Supreme Court refused to stay the notices issued by RBI to PNB and UBI
July 4, 2021
CIC has stayed FAA orders accepting that disclosure would cause irreparable loss and injury   more>>
Do Citizens Misuse RTI or Powerful Misuse Discretion?
July 1, 2021
A PIL has been filed before the Apex Court seeking guidelines against misuse   more>>

Comments

Some appellant want to personally harass the government servants by using RTI Act
July 21, 2021
Blackmailing of employees for money is being resorted to by some RTI Applicants   more>>
Specific RTI pay stamps of necessary denominations may be introduced
July 9, 2021
Payment of fee under the RTI Act would be facilitated by pay stamp   more>>
No Portrait should be allowed in Government offices since it is a place of serving the public
July 5, 2021
Leaders should not take advantage all the time to remind their power and authority   more>>