October 17, 2019 11:27 am
The government had amended the RTI Act in July this year allowing it to fix the tenure of CIC and ICs of the Centre and states, and also to lay down terms and conditions of service.
April 03, 2019 2:40 am
The findings of the committee would be submitted to the President. If he is of the opinion there are reasonable grounds for inquiry, he would refer it to the Chief Justice of India, who may nominate a Supreme Court judge to conduct an inquiry.
November 27, 2016 4:27 pm
"He (Ratnakar Gaikwad) has been disposing around 6,000 cases a year - which is more than my average of 5,400 (at the Central Commission)," said RTI activist Shailesh Gandhi.
May 24, 2015 5:11 pm
These disclosures should be updated once every quarter," the committee said in its report.
May 10, 2015 4:11 pm
The Centre informed the Delhi HC that candidates for the posts of CIC have been shortlisted and their vigilance clearance was awaited.
November 11, 2014 12:37 pm
Usmani had also served as joint secretary to several prime ministers including H D Deve Gowda and AB Vajpayee.
November 11, 2014 4:47 am
The Governor, who had sought clearance from Central Vigilance Commission as well, took the opinion of legal experts before clearing Usmani’s name.
October 25, 2014 4:04 am
The DoPT is already processing the applications it has received for three vacancies for the post of IC.
December 12, 2013 3:43 am
Gaikwads letter also says that the information was not given to the concerned individual within 30 days of filing an RTI.
November 27, 2013 5:08 am
A few provisions in ordinance violate RTI Act.