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official secret act, union government, OSA, RTI, stakeholder ministries

Official Secrets Act: Panel seeks to ease criteria for classifying info

According to government sources, the panel is likely to meet within a fortnight and seek feedback from stakeholder ministries on revising classification criteria that is decided in accordance with Departmental Security Instructions issued by the Home Ministry.

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Rs 1.14 lakh crore of bad debts: The great government bank write-off

That is the amount of bad loans waived in last three financial years, more than the write-off in the previous nine

Haryana: Transfer at will, Minister orders out, doctors move back in

On February 25 last year, Vij had conducted a surprise check at the state health headquarters in Panchkula and found several doctors “sitting idle”.

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official secret act, union government, OSA, RTI, stakeholder ministries

In 3 months, Delhi govt to accept RTI applications online

Currently, RTI applications are filed in person or by post and the applications are affixed with postal orders of Rs 10.

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Mumbai University offers PG certificate in RTI Act

The admission process for the course has already begun and university is targeting social activists, PIOs, journalists,
bureaucrats and members of civil society to ensure more effective use of the RTI tool

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Delhi HC sets aside order asking SC to share info on reserved verdicts

RTI activist Commodore Lokesh Batra had filed an RTI request seeking data on the number of judgments reserved and kept pending between 2007-09.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the inauguration of National Conference of SC/ST enterpreneurs.Minister of Social Justice & Empowerment at Vigyan bhawan in New Delhi on December 29th 2015. Express photo by Ravi Kanojia.

It’s 2 to 1 on RTI: While PM Modi and Supreme Court support transparency, CIC is in denial

In 2015, the Right to Information Act celebrated 10 years.

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RTI repsonse, RTI, chandigarh RTI, Amritsar Improvement Trust , Sikh charitable society, chandigarh news

RTI response- Improvement trust tells hotel: Furnish evidence of building approvals granted

In reply to an RTI query, the Trust had said that no permission had been taken from it to run the hotel.

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RTI, RTI act, India RTI act, RTI act requests, RTI users, Indian govt, Indian govt RTI, MGNREGA data, MGNREGA public data portal, IE column

Impersonal government is good

Automating systems for disclosure may be the best option to strengthen transparency.

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RBI must disclose all info about banks under RTI: Supreme court

Underlining that the RBI cannot deny information about banks under the RTI Act, the court reminded it that as a regulatory authority, it should work to make the banks accountable to their actions.

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RTI solves water woes, query withdrawn

Anandrao Mazgaonkar, a resident of Kolhapur, had applied with the water supply department of Kolhapur Municipal Corporation (KMC) asking details about the water supply problem faced by him

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RTI: Rs 94 lakh splurged on 2013 BCPH elections

Rs 23 lakh was spent on lunch for election staff from June 5-June 24, 2013.

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RTI documents show membership for govt officials at low rates in lieu of land for Poona Club

Founded in 1927, the Poona Club has establishments in both Yerawada and Bund Garden Road.

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Pune activists raise a toast for 10 years of RTI, discuss its power

RTI activists, former public information officers and common people recount their experiences.

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10 years of RTI- Vacant posts in all SIC benches may render Act toothless: Report

The SIC’s report, among other things, takes note of the various administrative and functional lapses hindering the functioning of the Commissionerates.

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