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CIC: Puducherry Police Welfare Society is a ‘public authority’ as it is an ‘authority or institution of ‘self government’ constituted or established by notification or order issued by the appropriate Govt.; it is also controlled by the appropriate Govt.     Right to Information Act 2005    Information regarding her interview taken by Gateway Terminal of India Company was sought by a Project affected person - PIO: GTIPL is a private organization that it is working with the respondent authority on PPP basis - CIC: Denial of information upheld     Right to Information Act 2005    Information regarding a particular Letter of Credit was denied by MMTC claiming it as commercial information of third party held by them in fiduciary capacity - CIC: the plea of public interest at the appeal stage was an unsubstantiated afterthought     Right to Information Act 2005    Appellant asked for copy of complaint filed against him by his wife to police & the inquiry report - PIO denied it u/s 8(1)(g) claiming that disclosure may endanger the life or physical safety of the appellant’s wife - CIC: provide the information     Right to Information Act 2005    CIC took a serious view of the callous attitude adopted by the PIO who did not attend the hearing despite being put on notice - CIC directed the FAA to call for the explanation of the PIO for not providing the information & for not attending the hearing     Right to Information Act 2005    Information regarding recovery suit b a bank was denied u/s 8(1)(e) & (j) - FAA added that u/s 13 of Banking Companies (Acquisition & Transfer of Undertaking) Act, 1970, secrecy & fidelity of customer’s account has to be maintained - CIC: denial upheld     Right to Information Act 2005    The Punjab and Haryana high court issues notices to the Haryana government & former CM     Right to Information Act 2005    Kerala High Court directs the PIO to pay a litigation cost to the RTI applicant     Right to Information Act 2005    Just 2.5 % of RTI applicants are below poverty line     Right to Information Act 2005    Over 400 Lok Sabha members have not declared their assets and liabilities to the secretariat     Right to Information Act 2005    Government calls for application for the post of Chief Information Commissioner at CIC     Right to Information Act 2005    Sarkar office now available on your smartphone     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   


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