Right to Information

Mumbai: Reply to RTI query reveals 57 women died after abortion from 2017-19

Mumbai: A query by Right To Information activist Chetan Kothari seeking statistics on deaths caused by abortion has revealed, over 57 wom...Read More

Bhayandar: Scribe attacked by lodge mafia in Kashimira

Bhayandar: Scribe attacked by lodge mafia in Kashimira

BHAYANDAR: In yet another brazen attack on the media, local scribe and Right to Information (RTI) activist Irba Konapure was brutally ass...Read More

Wilful bank defaulters double in PM Modi rule: Congress

Wilful bank defaulters double in PM Modi rule: Congress

New Delhi: The Congress on Friday blasted the Modi government for leaving the banking system in tatters with the wilful defaulters doubli...Read More

IIT audit of 280 overbridges not yet submitted to Central Railway: RTI

Mumbai: A Right to Information query has revealed safety audit reports of 191 foot overbridges (FOBs) and 89 road overbridges (ROBs) cond...Read More

Play a smart card to get RTI right: Award-winning journalist Vishwas Waghmode

Play a smart card to get RTI right: Award-winning journalist Vishwas Waghmode

Mumbai: In an informative Right to Information (RTI) seminar, Vishwas Waghmode, an award-winning was invited to speak on how he used RTI ...Read More

Supreme Court takes 9 years to take up own case

Supreme Court takes 9 years to take up own case

New Delhi: Is the Chief Justice of India covered by the Right to Information (RTI) Act and obliged to disclose his assets like any other ...Read More

Mumbai: RTI activist case against cop adjourned again

Mumbai: It was not just in Damini, the Hindi film which depicted a rather true picture of the judiciary, in which adjournments are a rout...Read More

Mumbai: MMRDA splurges Rs 3.54 lakh, and you won’t believe for what

Mumbai: MMRDA splurges Rs 3.54 lakh, and you won’t believe for what

Mumbai: What could be called as complete lackadaisical and unprofessional conduct of the officers of the Metropolitan Regional Developmen...Read More

RTI applicants allegedly sent condoms in response to queries, probe ordered    

RTI applicants allegedly sent condoms in response to queries, probe ordered    

Bikaner: Rajasthan’s Hanumangarh district administration Thursday began a probe into allegations that two RTI applicants were sent envelo...Read More

Mumbai: Accidental PM gave the nation RTI Act

Mumbai: While speaking at a recent workshop on Right to Information, RTI activist said that the recent attempt to belittle former Prime M...Read More

Maharashtra allows citizens to inspect government records under RTI

Maharashtra allows citizens to inspect government records under RTI

Mumbai: Residents of Maharashtra can now inspect government records in district-level offices and local bodies under the Right to Informa...Read More

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Bad chapter: 36 percent teachers’ posts vacant at eight IITs

As much as 36 per cent of sanctioned posts of faculty members are vacant across eight prominent Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs), a...Read More

Circumventing the RTI

The Right to Information (RTI) Act, 2005, is a land mark historical legislation. It is the most powerful revolutionary legislation since ...Read More

Mumbai: RTI reply reveals just one CA in BMC’s audit, accounts dept

Mumbai: RTI reply reveals just one CA in BMC’s audit, accounts dept

Mumbai: A Right to Information (RTI) plea has revealed that the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC), among the richest civic bodies ...Read More

Mumbai: NGO raises questions over drop in malnourished BMC schools kids

Mumbai: NGO raises questions over drop in malnourished BMC schools kids

Mumbai: An Right To Information (RTI) query by the non-governmental organisation, Praja Foundation, on the health status of children in a...Read More

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Mumbai: Senior citizen attacked for helping rape victim, cops ignore plaints

Mumbai: A Right to Information (RTI) activist, his 78 year-old mother and his wife were attacked at their residence in Mahendra Nagar, Ma...Read More

BCCI under RTI : Office-bearers want to challenge CIC verdict, COA says all for transparency

BCCI under RTI : Office-bearers want to challenge CIC verdict, COA says all for transparency

New Delhi: The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) is likely to challenge the Central Information Commission’s (CIC) ruling that...Read More

RTI a key tool to gather info, help curb corruption: Shailesh Gandhi

RTI a key tool to gather info, help curb corruption: Shailesh Gandhi

MUMBAI: “If people start filing RTIs, then 30 per cent of corruption would be reduced,” says former information commissioner and renowned...Read More

Mumbai crime branch arrests 2 for murder of Telangana RTI activist

Mumbai: The Mumbai crime branch arrested two persons on Monday for the murder of a 51-year-old Right to Information (RTI) activist, Satya...Read More

Changes proposed in RTI Act will make it useless, says Rahul Gandhi

Changes proposed in RTI Act will make it useless, says Rahul Gandhi

New Delhi: Congress President Rahul Gandhi today attacked the BJP government over proposed changes to the Right to Information Act, sayin...Read More

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