Sunday, Dec 04, 2022

A Right to Information (RTI)


Bengaluru Highlights: Karnataka minister ‘slaps’ woman at event to distribute land title deeds, ‘clarifies’ later; PM Modi, CM Bommai condole death of Anand Mamani

October 23, 2022 10:32 pm

Bengaluru, Karnataka Highlights, October 22: Karnataka minister V Somanna clarifies after a video of a woman slapping during a public event went viral; PM Modi, CM Bommai condole death of state assembly speaker Anand Mamani

Pune: Marathi translation of book on RTI launched

January 14, 2020 4:53 am

The RTI Story: Power to the people, authored by social activist Aruna Roy, was launched by Sadhana Publications in Pune on Sunday.

The right to know

July 24, 2019 1:22 am

Government must address apprehensions over amendments to RTI law, send bill to a parliamentary committee.

Amid Opposition uproar, Lok Sabha nod to RTI amendment Bill

July 23, 2019 12:45 am

The Opposition attack was led by Congress MP Shashi Tharoor, who called the Bill an “elimination Bill”.

PMC has not been able to check garbage burning across city, reveals RTI data

January 11, 2019 1:48 pm

According to the information, the fire department received 1,983 calls about fires in 2018. The maximum, 253, were reported in March followed by 225 in April while the least, 87, were reported in July during the monsoon.

RTI applicant in Madhya Pradesh asked to pay GST for information

September 02, 2018 2:20 pm

Exercising his right to know, anti-corruption activist Ajay Dubey had sought details of expenditure on renovation of office of RERA, Madhya Pradesh, from the board.

In replies to RTI queries, snapshots of information panels’ health

March 19, 2018 8:05 am

Several commissions were either not functioning or functioning at reduced capacity as posts of Commissioners, including those of Chief Information Commissioners, were vacant during the period under review.

‘Lying’ about BPL status costs Sangli resident his RTI appeals

October 27, 2017 4:22 am

As per RTI norms, those living under the poverty line are exempted from paying RTI fees. Such applicants have to attach their BPL certificate with their applications.

Vadodara DEO didn’t spend a penny on NOTA campaign

July 01, 2014 4:22 am

According to an RTI query, the DE machinery has negligible contribution to the NOTA campaign.

HRD said no to IGNOU doctorate for Gen Kapoor

February 04, 2011 1:44 am

In case of any foreigner or a significant personality being considered for awarding a doctorate by a government institution,political clearance is also required.