Jul 19, 2021 04:24 PM IST
SBI, HDFC Bank, Axis have moved Supreme Court against RBI disclosure of inspection reports under RTI. These petitions are likely to come up for hearing on 22 July at the apex court.
- Jun 29, 2021 04:29 PM IST
The Central Information Commission, the highest adjudicator of RTI matters, had ordered in 2008 that tax returns of political parties should be disclosed under the transparency law, a position which was repeatedly reflected in its orders later.
- Feb 07, 2021 09:38 AM IST
Established in 1968, Patrachar Vidyalaya platform opens new vistas of education for students who drop out of schools. It helps students continue in formal education.
- Jan 17, 2021 04:47 PM IST
Acting on a petition by Pune-based RTI activist Vihar Durve, who was denied information by the CBI, the panel directed the central agency to cite him regulations under which look out circulars (LOCs) were issued in October and November, 2015.
- Dec 06, 2020 09:35 PM IST
The National Expert Group on Vaccine Administration for COVID-19 (NEGVAC) was constituted under the chairmanship of Member (Health) of Niti Aayog V K Paul on August 7 to prepare a strategy for the roll-out of COVID-19 vaccine.
- 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.
- Jul 27, 2020 06:45 PM IST
The RBI stated that the total number of frauds reported by Scheduled commercial banks and select FIs during Financial Year 2019-20 is 84,545 and the amount involved therein is Rs 1,85,772.42 crore.
- Jun 10, 2020 04:55 PM IST
Justice Navin Chawla, who conducted the hearing through video conferencing, was told by Solicitor General Tushar Mehta, who represented PMO, that he will file a response explaining why this petition should not be entertained.
- Feb 17, 2020 07:36 PM IST
Between January 1 and September 30 last year, 2,251 trains were cancelled and from October 1 to December 31 last year, 895 trains were cancelled due to maintenance works, as per the reply.
- Feb 06, 2020 02:50 PM IST
It also said an additional Rs 9.67 crore towards evacuation operations and Rs 12.65 crore towards ferrying foreign dignitaries were also pending.
- Jan 22, 2020 11:50 AM IST
JNU administration's response to Das’ RTI query points at discrepancies in FIR filed by the university and public statement made by the varsity administration
- Jan 20, 2020 09:00 PM IST
The Right to Information (RTI) query was filed by Kota-based activist Sujeet Swami and it provides information up to September 1, 2019.
- Jan 07, 2020 06:40 PM IST
The Information Commissioner was adjudicating the RTI appeal of Lucknow-based Nutan Thakur who had sought the list of IAS officers against whom disciplinary enquiries under Rule 8 of the All India Services (Discipline and Appeal) Rules were initiated since January 1, 2008.
- Nov 13, 2019 02:41 PM IST
The bench was hearing a plea challenging the Delhi High Court decision of bringing the Office of the CJI under the RTI
- Oct 31, 2019 01:25 PM IST
The amendments passed by the government will ensure that no Information Commissioner shall be free from interference and signalling by the Modi government, she said in a statement.
- Oct 14, 2019 06:34 PM IST
A bench of justices N V Ramana, Sanjiv Khanna and Krishna Murari expressed displeasure that though the apex court had issued notice to the Centre and states on the petition on August 26, they have not filed their responses yet.
- Sep 08, 2019 06:37 PM IST
As many as 1,197 cases of cheating involving Rs 12,012.77 crore were detected in SBI in the first quarter, according to the RTI reply.
- Sep 08, 2019 04:34 PM IST
Data shows that the bank started seeking LoC from the Bureau of Immigration from April this year.
- Aug 23, 2019 02:25 PM IST
The RTI Act had elements of a proper design of tenures of officials. Sadly, these very elements now stand amended.
- Aug 10, 2019 08:40 PM IST
Vinod Chaturvedi and Narendra Kumar Pandey, officials of Chandia Nagar Palika (civic body) in Umaria district, have been asked to reply by the last week of August.
- Jul 31, 2019 04:00 PM IST
The RTI, first passed in 2005, opened the black-box of governance and policy-making and allowed the average Indian to ask difficult questions to those in power. The recent amendment overturns these privileges.
- Jul 31, 2019 01:19 PM IST
The same week, she came to the aid of her colleague Manish Tewari, who was speaking during Zero Hour on US president Donald Trump’s claim that Prime Minister Narendra Modi had invited him to mediate on the Kashmir issue.
- Jul 30, 2019 11:01 AM IST
In the wake of a bruising battle over the RTI Act, much-needed steps to improve transparency are being ignored.