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Here’s how much Modi government spent on advertisements in its first term

Here’s how much Modi government spent on advertisements in its first term

The government spending on advertisement is nothing new. But a look at the recent past will make you realise that the amount has increase...Read More

RTI query prompts cops to recover Rs 3.55 lakh dues from Mumbai Indians

RTI query prompts cops to recover Rs 3.55 lakh dues from Mumbai Indians

This has been revealed through a reply sent by Mumbai police to Anil Galgali, who had filed a query under the Right to Information Act.

RTI study: Patients forced to get dialysis from private hospitals

RTI study: Patients forced to get dialysis from private hospitals

A Mahim resident, Jitendra Tandel has started a Non Governmental Organisation (NGO) 'Rugnakalyan Seva' to help patients get treatment at ...Read More

Govt declines to share black money details received from Switzerland; says it’s confidential

Govt declines to share black money details received from Switzerland; says it’s confidential

New Delhi: The government has declined to share information on black money cases received from Switzerland, citing confidentiality.

Mumbai sees rise in maximum deaths of infants caused within 24 hours

Mumbai sees rise in maximum deaths of infants caused within 24 hours

In shocking revelation, Mumbai has seen a rise in maximum deaths caused within 24 hours of the birth of newborns, even though Maharashtra...Read More

SC directs RBI to disclose information on bank inspection report under RTI

SC directs RBI to disclose information on bank inspection report under RTI

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday directed the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) to disclose information pertaining to its annual inspecti...Read More

73,000 transgenders arrested for soaking money since 4 years from railway passengers

73,000 transgenders arrested for soaking money since 4 years from railway passengers

New Delhi: More than 73,000 transgenders have been arrested for extorting money from railway passengers in the past four years, with over...Read More

Rahul Gandhi ready for RTI on political funding

Rahul Gandhi ready for RTI on political funding

New Delhi: Congress President Rahul Gandhi came out with flying colours ans­w­ering every question, also on his hugging of PM Modi in the...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 no longer safe city for women

Mumbai no longer safe city for women

Mumbai: Mumbai is considered one of the safest cities for women but the commercial hub is inching towards becoming another shame capital,...Read More

Mumbai: MMRDA plan for hub at Wadala monorail carshed

Mumbai: MMRDA plan for hub at Wadala monorail carshed

Mumbai: Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA) now plans to develop approximately seven acres of unused land of the mon...Read More

Surveillance order justified

Surveillance order justified

New Delhi: As many as 9000 phones and 500 e-mails were intercepted each month in 2013 during the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) govern...Read More

What? Indian Government spends Rs 1.11 to make Re 1 coin

What? Indian Government spends Rs 1.11 to make Re 1 coin

Yes! You read it right. According to a Right to Information (RTI) request with the Reserve Bank of India filed by India Today, the cost o...Read More

Bitter Pill: City drug inspectors cannot take ‘direct’ action against pharma cos

Bitter Pill: City drug inspectors cannot take ‘direct’ action against pharma cos

Indore: Indore is the commercial capital of the state and is central India’s hub for pharmaceutical companies as well. Along with getting...Read More

Identity of in service voters disclosed, alleges RTI activist

Identity of in service voters disclosed, alleges RTI activist

BHOPAL: The Election Commission had asked the Rajgarh collector to file a report on the service voters polling on the claims that voters ...Read More

Maharashtra government waived Rs. 59L in rent from ex-ministers: RTI reply

Maharashtra government waived Rs. 59L in rent from ex-ministers: RTI reply

Mumbai: The Maharashtra government waived a rent of Rs 59 lakh due from BJP leaders Eknath Khadse and Vijaykumar Gavit for overstaying in...Read More

Mumbai: BMC spent Rs 13.59 crore to prepare revised Development Plan 2034, says RTI

Mumbai: BMC spent Rs 13.59 crore to prepare revised Development Plan 2034, says RTI

Mumbai: An RTI plea has found that the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) spent Rs 13.59 crore to come up with a revised Developmen...Read More

Former censor board chief Pahlaj Nihalani to file RTI over CBFC functioning

Former censor board chief Pahlaj Nihalani to file RTI over CBFC functioning

Former CBFC chairperson Pahlaj Nihalani says he is very worried about the way the CBFC is currently functioning under its current chairpe...Read More

Mumbai: Case registered for bursting firecrackers at midnight

Mumbai: Case registered for bursting firecrackers at midnight

Mumbai: A case was registered against two unidentified persons here Wednesday for bursting firecrackers after the time period fixed by th...Read More

Tatas, TCS violated rules in sacking Cyrus Mistry: RTI

Tatas, TCS violated rules in sacking Cyrus Mistry: RTI

Mumbai: The abrupt sacking of Cyrus Mistry as the chairman and director, respectively, of Tata Sons and its crown jewel TCS violated prov...Read More

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