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RTI activist booked in assault case, he says bid to silence him

July 04, 2020 12:39 pm

The activist, who is the whistleblower in multi-crore Hoshiarpur land scam and has also been exposing cases of illegal mining and child marriage said that he was implicated in a false case to stop him from highlighting illegal activities in the district.

Haryana RTI activist knocks Raj Bhavan against info commissioner over ‘caste remark’

June 16, 2020 1:45 pm

In the audio, Singh is purportedly heard telling Pal to not feel bad when he asks him about his caste before telling him that he was doing “chaudripana” (becoming dominating).

Dalit activist’s murder exposes toxic caste divide in Himachal

September 24, 2018 1:57 am

Villagers say ‘good riddance’ for Kedar Singh Jindan, who encouraged Kolis to marry upper-caste women and was run over by a vehicle on September 7.

RTI activist shot dead in Bihar

June 20, 2018 4:38 am

RTI activist Rajendra Singh, who had exposed several discrepancies in the Indira Awas Yojana, teachers’ appointment and Life Insurance Corporation, was shot dead in Bihar’s East Champaran district on Tuesday

RTI activist abducted, killed in Madhya Pradesh

September 26, 2017 7:38 pm

Rathore added that Dubey was also facing some criminal cases. According to the SDOP, police have registered a case under relevant sections of the IPC, including section 302 (murder), against the unidentified persons.

RTI is my new amulet: Ghulam Mohiudin Sheikh, faith healer cum RTI activist

August 14, 2017 3:26 pm

"RTI gave me voice and I felt a sense of empowerment," Sheikh said. "This area has witnessed more development since people started filing RTI applications,” Rasool, the founder of the Jammu and Kashmir RTI Movement said.

Shetty murder part 2: A buried ‘land scam’ back under CBI lens

May 04, 2016 12:25 am

After raids on IRB, CBI re-opens the case.

Court junks NaMo Brigade founder’ bail plea

April 30, 2016 4:32 am

The court upheld the argument of the public prosecutor that witnesses might be threatened if Shenoy is granted anticipatory bail.

Pune: Poona Club membership issue questioned by RTI activist

February 22, 2016 4:47 am

Chaudhari wrote to Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis last November stating that such rules amount to corruption but received no response from the government.

After Sudheendra Kulkarni, Shiv Sena workers blacken RTI activist's face

December 25, 2015 10:27 pm

The activist Mallikarjun Bhaikatti had, through an RTI query, revealed that around 14,000 sq feet illegal construction was carried out in a four-storeyed building and boys hostel on the Latur-Nanded road.