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Thane: RTI activist arrested in extortion case

Charushila Patil (37), who works with a local news channel, was arrested on Sunday while accepting money from the Kalyan-based builder.

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RTI Act can’t prevail over Supreme Court rules, says Delhi High Court

The Delhi High Court observed the RTI Act cannot be resorted to in case the information sought for is related to judicial function

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Government should set up authority to ‘compel’ ministries to put info on websites, says Wajahat Habibullah

Under the RTI Act, Habibullah said, it is expected that every ministry and department under the Centre or state government should not only develop a website but also ensure that it contains a host of routine information.

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It’s lonely on the ground

RTI Act needs to be protected against attempts to dilute it. RTI activists must be made less vulnerable

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No centralised data on pending RTI application: Government

All the details of the public authority may be uploaded on its website. Access to information should be made user-friendly for which appropriate information technology infrastructure should be suitably designed, developed and operationalised,” one of the recommendations accepted by the government said.

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50 per cent of human rights complaints from J&K: RTI

A total of 186 complaints were received between 2012 and January 2016 from seven states, said the Ministry of Home Affairs while replying to an Right to Information application. The other six states were Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur, Meghalaya, Nagaland and Tripura.

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Year after deadline, online RTI portal yet to take off

Website was stuck due to the municipal elections in the city, states RTI reply.

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Govt to all departments: Don’t share RTI applicants’ Aadhaar details

The order cited guidelines circulated by the Ministry Information Technology, that stated personal particulars and Aadhar number should not be made published in public domain or websites.

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Revealing information on fake aadhar cards can affect national security: UIDAI

The information sought would fall under Section 8(a) of the RTI Act, and therefore, it is denied, the UIDAI said. Further, the format in which information is held by the UIDAI, contains identity details which, if divulged, maybe prone to identity-theft etc.

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RTI made government institutions accountable to people: CUK V-C

The event was organised by the Directorate of Students Welfare for the administrative staff and students of the varsity at Nowgam-II academic block

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Love to hate the RTI

The allegation that the law is being misused is mischievous

Akhilesh spent Rs 21.15 lakh to save Yadav Singh: RTI

The RTI applicant said it was truly alarming that the state government had wasted such huge money to save a tainted person like Yadav Singh

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NJA demands definition of ‘hospitality’ in RTI application

Social activist Ajay Dubey had filed an application seeking information on expenses incurred on board and lodging of the judges attending the retreat and giving away gifts to them.

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Anti-graft helpline led to only 8 cases: RTI reply

While Rs 1.12 crore was spent on advertisements published on newspapers in the period between April 1, 2014 and November 24, 2015, Rs 10.65 crore was spent on radio advertisements during the same period.

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After Nehru, Rajasthan now axes RTI Act from textbook

Organisation that played a big role in state to make RTI a national Act to write to Chief Minister on the issue