Category Archives: Right to Information

Info panel CIC streamlines process to file appeals

by Aloke Tikku The government has notified a new set of rules for moving the Central Information Commission (CIC) against government departments, laying down the basic standards that an RTI appeal must have before it is taken up by the … Continue reading

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Activist denied information sought under RTI Act

Had asked details of property returns of UT IAS officers Tribune News Service Chandigarh, June 5 Doubts are being raised over transparency in providing information under Right to Information Act by certain UT departments.Talking to Chandigarh Tribune, RTI activist Ram … Continue reading

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State submits policy to protect RTI activists, whistleblowers

THE Punjab government has formulated a policy for protection of Right to Information (RTI) activists and whistle blowers. A copy of the policy was today produced by the Punjab government during the resumed hearing of a public interest litigation (PIL) … Continue reading

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