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Need to amend RTI rules in Maharashtra?: Rules should be uniform in centre and states

Posted Sunday July 24, 2016 by Subhash Chandra Agrawal

It refers to media-reports about Maharashtra government considering change in RTI rules reportedly on advice of General Administration Department (GAD). One proposed change is that an applicant would not be...

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Union government taking U-turn from its earlier stand to make appointment-process in higher judiciary public

Posted Saturday March 12, 2016 by Subhash Chandra Agrawal

It refers to Union government surprisingly taking a U-turn on its earlier view of making appointment-process in higher judiciary public. Unfortunately reverse-stand of Union government comes just months after when...

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Rent-dues against ex-Parliamentarians: Gireesh Kumar (7 Talkatora Road, New Delhi) tops list with rupees 2307498

Posted Friday February 12, 2016 by Subhash Chandra Agrawal

Strange are our systems that government-bungalow number 7 Talkatora Road (New Delhi) could not be vacated from ex-Parliamentarian Gireesh Kumar for more than five years after he lost entitlement to...

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6000 RTI cases pending in Assam

Posted Friday January 22, 2016 by CSLRA India

Jorhat, Jan. 20: A total of 6,220 cases of RTI complaints and appeals are pending in the office of the Assam Information Commission where a post of information commissioner remains...

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RTI power: L&DO complies with CIC-verdict by initiating enquiry on present status of 7 Jantar Mantar Road, New delhi (see attachments)

Posted Friday January 22, 2016 by Subhash Chandra Agrawal

It refers to CIC-verdict dated 30.12.2015 in petition-number CIC/KY/A/2015/000810-YA which made Land & Development Office (Union Ministry of Urban Developement – MoUD) initiate a complete enquiry on present status of...

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No plastic-notes of ten-rupee denomination even after three years of announcement? (see also attachments about introducing new one-rupee notes)

Posted Monday January 04, 2016 by Subhash Chandra Agrawal

The then Union Minister of State for Finance Namo Narain Meena in a written reply in Rajya Sabha long back on 12.03.2013 had stated that Union Government and Reserve Bank...

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