Right to Information Act

Latest amendments endanger democracy

Latest amendments endanger democracy

The latest amendment to the Unlawful Activities Prevention Act (UAPA), with the simultaneous dilution of the Right to Information Act, 20...Read More

Maharashtra activist moots ‘Right to Water Act’

Maharashtra activist moots ‘Right to Water Act’

Mumbai: As a severe drought hits many parts of Maharashtra and India, a BJP leader has called for a need to enact a ‘Right to Water Act’ ...Read More

Plea in Supreme Court for bringing political parties under RTI

Plea in Supreme Court for bringing political parties under RTI

New Delhi: A petition has been filed in the Supreme Court seeking directions to declare all registered and recognised political parties a...Read More

RBI faces contempt move

RBI faces contempt move

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday took strong note of non-disclosure of the annual inspection report of banks by the RBI under the ...Read More

Indore: Copy of recruitment orders go ‘missing’ from DAVV records

Indore: Copy of recruitment orders go ‘missing’ from DAVV records

Indore: An order copy of appointments of self-finance course staff at Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya (DAVV) has reportedly gone “missing” fr...Read More

Sunday Gyaan! Wondering how to file an RTI? Here’s all you need to know

Sunday Gyaan! Wondering how to file an RTI? Here’s all you need to know

The Right to Information Act 2005 has been welcomed as a revolution in India’s progression as a democracy. The Right to Information Act i...Read More

Central Information Commission brings BCCI under RTI

Central Information Commission brings BCCI under RTI

New Delhi: The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) is covered under the RTI Act and answerable to the people of the country unde...Read More

MEA refuses to share details on Zakir Naik’s extradition request

MEA refuses to share details on Zakir Naik’s extradition request

New Delhi : The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) has refused to share details of request to Malaysia seeking extradition of controversi...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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Indore-Manmad rail project: MP government avoids giving consent for cost sharing

Indore: The information sought under Right to Information Act has exposed the insincerity of state government as far as development is co...Read More

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Bhopal: State information commission to use Facebook, phone to spread awareness on RTI

Bhopal: The state information commissioner (SIC) has taken a new initiative to educate people on the usage and nuances of Right to Inform...Read More

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Indore: Don’t share girls’ personal info, colleges told

Indore: Higher educational institutions will not provide personal information of girl students under Right to Information Act. Though Sec...Read More

Law Commission wants BCCI to be brought under RTI ambit

Law Commission wants BCCI to be brought under RTI ambit

New Delhi: The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) should be brought under the ambit of the information law, the Law Commission ...Read More

CMO deluged by rats: Pesticide firm

CMO deluged by rats: Pesticide firm

Mumbai : The Bharatiya Janata Party-led government has to now discern if its pesticide, rat poison or eradication of rats. The fact is ac...Read More

RTI is slowly being strangled in Maharashtra, says ex-CIC

RTI is slowly being strangled in Maharashtra, says ex-CIC

Mumbai: The former Chief Information Commissioner, Shailesh Gandhi has written to the chief minister Devendra Fadnavis, highlighting the ...Read More

181 residents of Mumbai got HIV through infected needles between 2012 and 2017

181 residents of Mumbai got HIV through infected needles between 2012 and 2017

Mumbai: The National Aids Control Society (NACO), in its reply to an application filed under Right to Information Act, has revealed that ...Read More

Mumbai: Slums redeveloped into housing society to come under RTI for more transparency

Mumbai: Slums redeveloped into housing society to come under RTI for more transparency

Mumbai: The slums redeveloped into housing societies under Slum Rehabilitation Authority have been brought under Right To Information Act...Read More

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MAHA govt pushes india’s first public cloud policy

Mumbai : Maharashtra has come out with a public cloud policy virtually mandating its departments to shift their data storage onto a cloud...Read More

RBI should tell people about benefits of note ban: Venkaiah Naidu

RBI should tell people about benefits of note ban: Venkaiah Naidu

New Delhi: The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) should soon tell people about the benefits derived from demonetisation and the amount of black...Read More

Indore: IIMs not ‘honest’ in disseminating info under RTI: Study

Indore: IIMs not ‘honest’ in disseminating info under RTI: Study

Indore: In a shocking revelation, a research study found b-schools of the country’s premier Indian Institute of Management (IIM) are not ...Read More

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