News  /  Published 16.02.23

PIL behind govt letter to Kolkata hospitals

Free treatment norm flouted, says petitioner...
By Sanjay Mandal, Tapas Ghosh in Kolkata

News  /  Published 07.01.23

Probe into illegal private practice, Swasthya Sathi misuse by six government doctors

Four surgeons in Malda and a doctor each in Kolkata and Murshidabad among accused...
By Sanjay Mandal in Kolkata

Opinion  /  Published 05.10.22

Two faces of RTI

Since the beginning, Right To Information has been criticised more for its misuse...
By Gautam Bhattacharya

West Bengal  /  Published 15.09.22

Monthly finance statement query for Hamro Party

The party which created a flutter in hill politics with its transparency slogan, is under scanner on the same issue six months after taking control of Darjeeling municipality...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

West Bengal  /  Published 07.09.22

Ombudspersons for rural job scheme

The move comes in the wake of Centre making it mandatory to have independent individuals to probe complaints from common man on execution of MGNREGA...
By Pranesh Sarkar in Calcutta


West Bengal  /  Published 01.09.22

Santipur TMC fights bribe culture

First-of-its-kind “transparency awareness meeting” that aims for proper utilisation of funds organised at public library hall...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 17.08.22

State strict on rules of job scheme

The development is considered significant in the backdrop of Centre’s decision to freeze funds under the scheme citing embezzlement...
By Pranesh Sarkar in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 27.06.21

Haunted by truth: Transparency

A ghost may have thwarted an RTI application in Gwalior, but it is the living that threaten transparency more than the dead...
By The Editorial Board

Opinion  /  Published 30.03.21

Corruption in an illiberal State

The greatest concern is the contagion of majoritarianism that threatens our very survival as a democracy...
By Mathew John

Opinion  /  Published 23.11.20

Long road: War on climate change

In spite of its current efforts, India is still slated to fall short of the Paris agreement’s long-term goal of limiting global warming by 1.5 degrees Celsius...
By The Editorial Board


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