Tag: RTI

RTI Activist approaches PMO and Home Ministry against illegal promotion of...

RTI activist Dev Ashish Bhattacharya has approached Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union Home Ministry complaining the promotion of three IPS officers to the...

Private institutes under RTI scanner

To ensure transparency in the functioning of private educational institutions, the Himachal Pradesh government has decided to bring all private colleges, senior secondary and...

SC accepts plea to include political parties under RTI

New Delhi: The Supreme Court of India today issued notices to the Central Government, Election Commission of India and the six National Political Parties...

RTI spill the beans over possible scam in scheme for homeless

Aiming to give permanent shelter to homeless people and reduce poverty and vulnerability of the urban poor households by enabling them to access gainful...

RTI: Cash-Strapped HP Govt misused public money for purchasing vehicles for...

As per the information obtained through the RTI revealed the highest public representatives of the State, who know the financial condition of the state...

Construction Workers fund spends on administrative expenditure

HP Building and Other Construction Workers Welfare Board has spent funds meant to utilise for the welfare of the construction workers on its administrative...

Department of Personnel invites write-up on best practices on RTI

The Department of Personnel and Training (DOPT), Government of India, New Delhi has invited write-ups from the Indian citizens about the best practices on...

Virender Kashyap CD case: HC Court gives six weeks time to...

Shimla: Failing to compile answer to petition of RTI activist Dev Ashish Bhattachartya seeking quashing of police inquiry against BJP MP Virender Kashyap, state...

Who is reaping the benefits of BPL status?

In a stunning revelation through RTI, it’s revealed that many influential persons were illegally taking benefits of Below Poverty Line (BPL) in Himachal Pradesh. Information...

Chief Minister hails Union Cabinet for approving Food Security Ordinance

Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh has lauded the UPA Government for approving the Food Security Ordinance. The Ordinance was approved by the Union Cabinet yesterday....

CIC: Political Parties under RTI rules

Setting a new bench mark in transparency in politics, the Central Information Commission on held political parties are answerable under the Right to Information...

Convention on RTI on 2nd and 3rd September, 2013

Secretary, State Information Commission S.S. Guleria, said that Central Information Commission was going to organise 7th Convention to commemorate the implementation of RTI Act,...