Right To Information Act 2005 Rti
India  /  Published 14.03.19

Rafale noting claim on test in Supreme Court

The Supreme Court on Thursday said file notings relating to alleged corruption or rights violations cannot be regarded as privileged document, and the government’s claim that certain Rafale-related ...
By R. Balaji in New Delhi

India  /  Published 11.03.19

Ramesh reveals RBI caution on demonetisation

The Reserve Bank of India had warned the government about demonetisation hours before Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced the move on November 8, 2016, Congress leader Jairan Ramesh said at a press...
By Furquan Ameen in New Delhi

India  /  Published 30.12.19

Home ministry says ‘no information’ about use of Pegasus

The Union ministry of home affairs has no details whether it used Pegasus for the purpose of surveillance against individuals, although it confirmed it has kept the data of interception and surveillan...
in New Delhi

India  /  Published 01.08.19

Amid RTI blitz, activists detained

Activists filed 100 RTI applications across the country while police detained 66 campaigners on their way to petition the President to withhold assent to the Right to Information Amendment Bill, 2019,...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 19.07.19

Activists protest RTI pay bill resurrection

Transparency activists on Friday continued what appeared a losing battle against the government’s efforts to weaken the Right to Information architecture by resurrecting a bill that empowers it to d...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi


Opinion  /  Published 02.09.19

How productive is the Lok Sabha, really?

During the budget session, which lasted from June 17 to August 7, the Lok Sabha recorded a productivity of 137 per cent. The session was considered to be the most productive in the last 20 years. Acc...
By Prakhar Singh

Opinion  /  Published 21.11.19

Come together

Sir — A slab from the Berlin Wall — a symbol of divisiveness — inscribed with an appeal to the president of the United States of America to honour the country’s dedication to a world without w...
By The Telegraph

Jharkhand  /  Published 08.11.19

Transparency struggle still on: Aruna Roy

No battle ever ends, so the struggle must continue for making voices of the unheard heard. Social activist Aruna Roy, founder of Majdoor Kishan Shakti Sangathan, whose struggle for fair and equal wage...
By Achintya Ganguly in Ranchi

India  /  Published 16.03.19

Five-judge bench to hear raft of issues

A Supreme Court constitution bench will take up for hearing five different matters from March 27, including the question whether the court is bound to disclose information relating to appointments of ...
By Our Legal Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 11.03.19

Congress points to DeMo minutes, says ‘told you so’

The Reserve Bank of India’s central board of directors had in November 2016 disagreed that the demonetisation would achieve the government’s stated objectives but approved the move “in public in...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi


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