Jan 08, 2022 01:08 PM IST
City-based RTI activist Abhay Kolarkar had sought consolidated information pertaining to the Directorate General of GST from DGGI, which revealed that between FY15 and FY21, a total of 158 show-cause notices have been issued.
- Oct 11, 2021 07:40 PM IST
In a reply to an RTI query from Madhya Pradesh-based Chandra Shekhar Gaur, the railways has said that its earnings in the first quarter from passenger fare was Rs 4,921.11 crore, while in Q2, the earnings climbed to Rs 10,513.07 crore.
- Aug 23, 2020 04:00 PM IST
An RTI application filed by Madhya Pradesh-based activist Chandra Shekhar Gaur revealed the details.
- Aug 23, 2020 03:35 PM IST
This is the first time when the refunds were more than the amount earned by the Railways from sale of tickets.
- Aug 12, 2020 05:00 PM IST
The freight earnings, however, during the period managed to hold ground, according to the RTI reply provided by the Railways to Chandra Shekhar Gaur, a Madhya Pradesh-based activist.
- Nov 25, 2019 10:05 PM IST
People can now submit applications through the web portal edistrict.kerala.gov.in with the help of a user ID, which can be created using the link new portal user creation.
- Jul 29, 2019 01:33 PM IST
By amending the RTI Act, the government has removed the constitutional role of CIC and the information commissioners, and made them subservient to the executive.
- May 15, 2019 06:52 PM IST
SBM-U aims at making urban India free from open defecation and achieving 100 per cent scientific management of municipal solid waste in all the 4,041 statutory towns of the country.
- Dec 13, 2018 09:12 AM IST
A secretary-level officer will be assigned the responsibility of making proactive disclosure of files.
- May 16, 2018 06:58 PM IST
Mumbai based RTI Activist was asked by the CPIO to Rs.5808 including Rs.886 as GST charges.
- Dec 29, 2016 08:00 PM IST
The board of Reserve Bank of India (RBI) approved the government's move to demonetise Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes less than three hours before Prime Minister Narendra Modi made the televised announcement on November 8.
- Mar 04, 2015 05:51 PM IST
An information seeker is allowed to submit a fee of Rs 10, towards cost of information, via internet banking through SBI and its associated banks. People can also use credit or debit cards of Master or Visa for payment of the fee, he said. "But now RuPay card has also been included as the mode of payment.
- Sep 01, 2014 07:45 PM IST
CBI has objected to the claims made by Bhushan in his petition that its Director had been reprimanded in coal scam by the SC saying that there was no order in connection with this.
- Feb 27, 2014 08:48 PM IST
"The Congress party will begin its state-wide campaign against the BJP government's corruption from March 4 to March 11 by organising a padyatra in all the 26 constituencies," Gujarat Pradesh Congress Committee president Arjun Modhvadiya said.
- Sep 01, 2013 12:01 PM IST
A Bill seeking to amend the RTI Act to shield political parties from providing information under the transparency law is scheduled to come up for discussion in Lok Sabha tomorrow.
- Jul 30, 2013 07:11 PM IST
The government has decided to keep political parties out of the ambit of Right to Information (RTI) Act and may seek approval of an amendment at a meeting of Union Cabinet on Thursday.
- Dec 01, 2012 12:08 PM IST
Can the Right to Information or RTI Act prevail on a regulator to disclose its investigation findings pending prosecution? This month, the Chief Information Commissioner ruled it to be so. Payaswini Upadhyay asks experts if that in fact was the intent of the RTI Act.
- Oct 04, 2012 12:44 PM IST
Why the recent Supreme Court ruling threatens to kill citizens' Right to Information.
- Jul 15, 2012 10:32 AM IST
Leading IT-based companies have queued up to bid for a government's proposed state-of-the-art call centre aimed at providing greater access to host of services under the Right to Information (RTI) Act.
- Dec 20, 2011 05:00 PM IST
A directive from chief minister Prithviraj Chavan seems to have fallen on deaf ears as only 40% of Maharashtra ministers have declared their assets so far.
- Nov 01, 2011 07:35 PM IST
The Central Information Commission may refer to a larger bench of the transparency panel to decide whether the Indian cricket board is a public authority and fell under the ambit of the Right to Information (RTI) Act.
- Oct 19, 2011 06:54 PM IST
What exactly is the government’s position on the Right to Information (RTI) Act? Are there grounds for reviewing or even amending it or are such sentiments borne out of frustration and perhaps even revenge.
- Oct 16, 2011 11:10 AM IST
Amid a raging debate on RTI, union law minister Salman Khurshid has made it clear that there is no proposal for a "relook" at the Act but noted that not only the government but the judiciary too had experienced "difficulties" because of it. "We are proud of RTI. We are pleased that we gave RTI to this country.
- Aug 19, 2011 02:04 PM IST
Stating that it was a private company and not a public authority, Anil Ambani-led Reliance Infrastructure Ltd (RInfra) has approached the Bombay High Court challenging an order passed by the State Information Commission (SIC) bringing the company under the ambit of provisions of Right To Information (RTI) Act.