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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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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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Postal-orders should be payable at all post-offices without requiring mention of post-office of payment: RTI stamps should be issued (see attachments)

Posted Wednesday December 23, 2015 by Subhash Chandra Agrawal

In present era of multi-city clearing of instruments, it is senseless in requiring users of postal-orders to specifically mention of post-office of payment in postal-orders. Provision should be to make...

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DDCA scam: Court should take cognizance also to make DDCA accountable under RTI Act (CIC-verdict attached)

Posted Wednesday December 23, 2015 by Subhash Chandra Agrawal

Shocking exposures were made through video-stings by ruling party Parliamentarian and former cricketer Kirti Azad in a press-conference at Press Club of India (New Delhi) on 20.12.2015 about big scams...

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Headless Central Information Commission again: Reforms necessary

Posted Friday December 04, 2015 by Subhash Chandra Agrawal

Central Information Commission (CIC) has once again headless after retirement of Vijai Sharma from post of Chief Information Commission on 01.12.21015. Earlier also post of Chief Information Commissioner lied vacant...

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