Tuesday, Nov 29, 2022



Donations of electoral trusts, their distribution to political parties not personal info: CIC

January 24, 2017 6:01 pm

This means the details of contributions to political parties from electoral trust are supposed to be disclosed.

Smriti Irani's 10th, 12th school documents to be made public: All you need to know

January 18, 2017 3:57 pm

The Commission rejected the argument that the information was “personal information” and thus cannot be disclosed.

Delhi HC stays CIC order holding ministers to be public authority

June 10, 2016 6:56 pm

In March, CIC had also ordered that 'oath of secrecy' be replaced with 'oath of transparency' so that the minister respects the right to information of citizens.

CIC orders Defence Ministry to disclose records of AgustaWestland deal

May 26, 2016 4:09 pm

Hearing the plea of activist Subhash Agrawal, CIC ordered Defence Ministry to provide details of Bank Guarantee amount received back by India.

CIC issues fresh notice to Sonia Gandhi to explain unanswered RTI application

May 08, 2016 2:34 pm

The fresh notice was issued after the orders of the Delhi High Court which had directed in August 2014 that the "complaint filed by the petitioner be considered expeditiously and preferably within a period of six months" and subsequent complaint to the Commission by Jain against its registrar.

Degree row- PM Modi MA with first class: Gujarat University

May 02, 2016 2:14 am

Speaking to The Indian Express, the V-C noted that Modi had scored 499 out of total 800 in MA (237 out of 400 in first year, and 262 out of 400 in second year).

Provide details of degrees earned by PM Narendra Modi to Kejriwal: CIC to Delhi University

April 30, 2016 4:40 am

Information Commissioner Sridhar Acharyulu also directed the Prime Minister's Office to provide "specific number and year" of the degrees of Prime Minister to his alma mater-- Delhi University and Gujarat University-- to make it easy for them to locate these records.

CIC rejects Ashok Khemka's plea seeking compensation from PMO

April 17, 2016 1:23 pm

He claimed the letter was available with various TV channels but he was not furnished a copy.

7 Central govt institutes failed to file mandatory RTI reports: CIC

April 06, 2016 12:23 am

This is a sharp rise as compared to last year's report where only two Pune-based institutions were pulled up for failing to file their annual RTI report.

Ex-IAF officer, now whistleblower, bombards CIC with over 3,500 RTI petitions

November 22, 2015 1:32 pm

The Commission wants the Chief Information Commissioner to device a mechanism to handle applications appearing to be 'vexatious' even as it highlighted that RTI Act has not defined the term.


Vijai Sharma takes oath as CIC; Modi, Jaitley, Kharge attend ceremony

June 10, 2015 4:58 pm

President Pranab Mukherjee administers oath to new Chief Information Commissioner Vijai Sharma at Rashtrapati Bhavan.