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A one stop destination for all Right to Information (RTI) matters


Deciding appeals under the RTI Act is a quasi judicial function - The FAA should see that justice is not only done but it should also appear to have been done - The expression "public interest" must be viewed in its strict sense with all its exceptions     Right to Information Act 2005    CIC: The PIO to showcause why action should not be taken under the RTI Act for his misconduct & negligence - CIC instructed the MGM Medical College to convene periodic conferences to sensitize & educate the concerned officials about the RTI provisions     Right to Information Act 2005    CIC perused the two RTI Applications written in the same hand writing filed by different individuals - CIC: This does not take away the gross violation of the RTI provisions by the PIO - CIC expressed severe displeasure & marked a copy of the order to FAA     Right to Information Act 2005    Appellant: Denial of information u/s 8(1)(h) is rather bizarre as the case pertains to a period dating back 22 years - CIC: PIO mechanically invoked the exemption on the premise that de novo inquiries are pending against the Appellant; Inspection allowed     Right to Information Act 2005    Appellant sought copy of remarks, noting of concerned authorities on her 9 letters, copy of show-cause notice issued to her husband Lt. Col. Arun Gulati and copy of the said officer’s reply - CIC: The denial of information u/s 8(1)(j) is not appropriate     Right to Information Act 2005    Copies of testimonials submitted by the candidates at the time of their appointments was denied under Section 8(1)(e) of the RTI Act - CIC: Mere allegation of corruption cannot imply larger public interest; No further intervention of the CIC is required     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    Is the recent appointment of Government Officials as Information Commissioners null and void?     Right to Information Act 2005    There can be no dispute that the human rights would include life and liberty     Right to Information Act 2005    What are the criteria for selecting the Information Commissioners?     Right to Information Act 2005   
DOPT CIRCULAR 2016
O.M. No. and Date Subject
No. 1/MISC.matters/2016-IR (Pt.-II)

09/12/2016

 

Training/Workshop on RTI Online Portal for the nodal officers of the defaulting / absentees Public Authorities for alignment with the RTI online portal on 23rd December, 2016 at CSoI, Vinay Marg.

 

No. 14/13/2016-IR

05/12/2016

 

Centrally Sponsored Scheme on Improving Transparency and Accountability in Government through Effective Implementation of RTI Act - Release of Grants to AASC.

 

No. 14/13/2016-IR

05/12/2016

 

Centrally Sponsored Scheme on Improving Transparency and Accountability in Government through Effective Implementation of RTI Act - Release of Grants to AASC.

 

No. 14/13/2016-IR

05/12/2016

 

Centrally Sponsored Scheme on Improving Transparency and Accountability in Government through Effective Implementation of RTI Act - Release of Grants to MGSIPA, Punjab.

 

No. 14/13/2016-IR

05/12/2016

 

Centrally Sponsored Scheme on Improving Transparency and Accountability in Government through Effective Implementation of RTI Act - Release of Grants to MGSIPA, Punjab.

 

No. 14/13/2016-IR

05/12/2016

 

Centrally Sponsored Scheme on Improving Transparency and Accountability in Government through Effective Implementation of RTI Act - Release of Grants to MGSIPA, Punjab.

 

No. 14/13/2016-IR

05/12/2016

 

Centrally Sponsored Scheme on Improving Transparency and Accountability in Government through Effective Implementation of RTI Act - Release of Grants to HCM RIPA, Jaipur.

 

No. 14/13/2016-IR

05/12/2016

 

Centrally Sponsored Scheme on Improving Transparency and Accountability in Government through Effective Implementation of RTI Act - Release of Grants to HCM RIPA, Jaipur.

 

No. 14/13/2016-IR

05/12/2016

 

Centrally Sponsored Scheme on Improving Transparency and Accountability in Government through Effective Implementation of RTI Act - Release of Grants to AASC.

 

No. 14/13/2016-IR

05/12/2016

 

Centrally Sponsored Scheme on Improving Transparency and Accountability in Government through Effective Implementation of RTI Act - Release of Grants to HCM RIPA, Jaipur.

 

No. 1/1/2013-IR (Vol-V)

24/11/2016

 

Updating Bank Details of Public Authorities (PAs) in RTIMIS for transfer of RTI Fees and Additional Payment received through RTI online portal.

 

No. 1/Misc.matters.2016-IR (Pt-II)

11/11/2016

 

Training Programme on RTI Online Portal on 28.11.2016 for 77 defaulting Public Authorities (PAs)

 

No. 14/10/2016-IR

09/11/2016

 

Inviting applications for RTI Fellowship, 2016.

 

No. 14/9/2016-IR

17/10/2016

 

Centrally Sponsored Scheme on Improving Transparency and Accountability in Government through Effective Implementation of RTI Act - Release of Grant to Sikkim IC.

 

No. 1/1/2013-IR
07/10/2016

 

Uploading of RTI replies on the respective websites of Ministries/ Departments

 

No. 14/10/2016-IR
06/10/2016

 

Inviting applications for RTI Fellowship,2016.

 

No. 1/Misc.maters/2016-IR (Pt-II)
20/09/2016

 

DO to PAs regarding RTIMIS workshop on 27.09.16 at CSOI

 

No. 14/9/2016-IR
05/09/2016

 

Centrally Sponsored Scheme on Improving Transparency and Accountability in Government through Effective Implementation of RTI Act - Release of Grants to Andhra Pradesh HRDI.

 

No. 14/9/2016-IR
05/09/2016

 

Centrally Sponsored Scheme on Improving Transparency and Accountability in Government through Effective Implementation of RTI Act - Release of Grants of BIPARD.

 

No. 14/9/2016-IR
05/09/2016

 

Centrally Sponsored Scheme on Improving Transparency and Accountability in Government through Effective Implementation of RTI Act - Release of Grants to BIPARD

 

No. 14/9/2016-IR
05/09/2016

 

Centrally Sponsored Scheme on Improving Transparency and Accountability in Government through Effective Implementation of RTI Act - Release of Grants to BIPARD

 

No. 14/9/2016-IR
05/09/2016

 

Centrally Sponsored Scheme on Improving Transparency and Accountability in Government through Effective Implementation of RTI Act - Release of Grants to UAA, Nainital.

 

No. 14/9/2016-IR
05/09/2016

 

Centrally Sponsored Scheme on Improving Transparency and Accountability in Government through Effective Implementation of RTI Act - Release of Grants to Andhra Pradesh HRDI.

 

No. 14/9/2016-IR
05/09/2016

 

Centrally Sponsored Scheme on Improving Transparency and Accountability in Government through Effective Implementation of RTI Act - Release of Grants to Maharashtra SIC.

 

No. 14/9/2016-IR
05/09/2016

 

Centrally Sponsored Scheme on Improving Transparency and Accountability in Government through Effective Implementation of RTI Act - Release of Grants to UAA, Nainital.

 

No. 14/9/2016-IR
05/09/2016

 

Centrally Sponsored Scheme on Improving Transparency and Accountability in Government through Effective Implementation of RTI Act - Release of Grants to UAA, Nainital.

 

No. 4/3/2016-IR
02/09/2016

 

Notice for inviting particulars for appointment to two posts of Information Commissioners in the Central Information Commission. (last date of receiving application is 03.10.2016)

 

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No. 14/7/2016-IR
02/09/2016

 

Centrally Sponsored Scheme on Improving Transparency and Accountability in Government through Effective Implementation of RTI Act - Release of Grants to SIC Himachal Pradesh.

 

No. 14/4/2016-IR
01/09/2016

 

Guidelines on Internship Programme under the Centrally Sponsored Scheme on Improving Transparency and Accountability in government through effective implementation of Right to Information Act - Inviting Applications Regarding.

 

No. 11/20/2014-IR
23/08/2016

 

Forwarding of Success Stories of the Right to Information Act, 2005 by all State ATIs -regarding

 

No. 1/2/2016-IR
17/08/2016

 

Placing details of current/earlier CPIOs/FAAs on websites of Public Authorities - regarding.

 

No. 14/7/2016-IR
30/06/2016

 

Centrally Sponsored Scheme on Improving Transparency and Accountability in Government through Effective Implementation of RTI Act - Release of Grants

 

No. 14/7/2016-IR
30/06/2016

 

Centrally Sponsored Scheme on Improving Transparency and Accountability in Government through Effective Implementation of RTI Act - Release of Grants

 

No. 1/34/2013-IR
30/06/2016

 

Report of the Committee set up under the chairmanship of Dr. Devesh Chaturvedi, Joint Secretary, DoPT to examine the recommendations of the Committee of Experts on suo motu disclosure under Section 4 of the RTI Act, 2005.

 

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21/06/2016

 

Schedule of Training to be Imparted to Nodal Officer/CPIO/FAA of various Public Authorities under Central Govt. Ministries/Departments for Alignment with DOPTs RTIMIS Web Portal.

 

No. 14/6/2016-IR
17/06/2016

 

Centrally Sponsored Scheme on Improving Transparency and Accountability in Government through Effective Implementation of RTI Act - Release of Grants

 

No. 1/Misc.Matters/2016-IR
10/06/2016

 

4th Regional Workshops scheduled to be held in Bangaluru regarding expansion of RTIMIS Portal to cover more Central Public Authorities.

 

No. 1/Misc.Matters/2016-IR
26/05/2016

 

Regional Workshops scheduled to be held in Mumbai regarding expansion of RTIMIS Portal to cover more Central Public Authorities.

 

No. 1/Misc.Matters/2016-IR
25/05/2016

 

Regional Workshops scheduled to be held in Kolkata regarding expansion of RTIMIS Portal to cover more Central Public Authorities.

 

No. 1/6/2012-IR
18/04/2016

 

Inviting proposals for grants to ATIs and SICs under the various components of the Centrally Sponsored Scheme on Improving Transparency and Accountability in government through effective implementation of Right to Information Act for the year 2016-17.

 

No. 1/1/2013-IR
23/03/2016

 

Uploading of RTI Replies on the respective websites of Ministries/Departments.

 

No. 1/34/2013-IR
22/03/2016

 

Corrigendum - Report of the Committee set up under the chairmanship of Dr. Devesh Chaturvedi, Joint Secretary, DOPT to examine the recommendations of the Committee of Experts on suo motu disclosure under Section 4 of the RTI Act, 2005.

 

No. 1/34/2013-IR
16/03/2016

 

Report of the Committee set up under the chairmanship of Dr. Devesh Chaturvedi, Joint Secretary, DOPT to examine the recommendations of the Committee of Experts on suo motu disclosure under Section 4 of the RTI Act, 2005.

 

No. 1/34/2013-IR
16/03/2016

 

Report of the Committtee set up under the chairmanship of Shri Devesh Chaturvedi, Joint Secretary - DOPT to examine the recommendations of the committee of experts on suo motu disclosure