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Bimal Julka recuses from CIC bench hearing plea against political parties

Information Commissioner Bimal Julka has recused from the Central Information Commission (CIC) full bench hearing a complaint against political parties for defying the RTI Act.

Disclose what Nathuram Godse said during trial; Mahatma Gandhi's legacy too big to be destroyed: CIC

Disclose what Nathuram Godse said during trial; Mahatma Gandhi's legacy too big to be destroyed: CIC

The Central Information Commission has directed the National Archives of India to publish the statement of Nathuram Godse, the man who was executed for assassinating 'Father of The Nation' Mahatma Gandhi, on its website.

Delhi HC stays CIC order allowing inspection of DU records of 1978

A Central Information Commission order directing Delhi University to allow the inspection of records of all students who had passed BA examination in 1978, the year when Prime Minister Narendra Modi had also cleared it, was stayed by the Delhi High Court on Monday.

Compensate prisoners incarcerated more then term: CIC

The country's largest prison Tihar has been asked by the Central Information Commission to develop a system of giving compensation to inmates who have been incarcerated for a duration more than their sentence period.

UGC must give clarifications on courses recognised by it: CIC

UGC must give clarifications on courses recognised by it: CIC

The UGC and other public authorities cannot deny clarifications sought by RTI applicants if it is part of their duty to collect that information, the Central Information Commission has said, rejecting the plea of the higher education regulator that explanations cannot be sought under the transparency law.

Provide details of soldiers whose bodies were mutilated by the enemy: CIC

The Central Information Commission has directed the army to provide details of soldiers whose bodies were mutilated by insurgents and enemy soldiers during skirmishes on Pakistan and China borders.

Central Information Commission not competent to bring political parties under RTI: Congress

Three years after six national parties were brought under the ambit of the RTI Act, Congress on Monday asked the Central Information Commission to set aside its 2013 full bench order, saying it is neither a court nor a competent authority to exercise plenary jurisdiction and the order is "arbitrary and illegal."

PM Modi's degree row: Gujarat High Court issue notices to CIC, Arvind Kejriwal

PM Modi's degree row: Gujarat High Court issue notices to CIC, Arvind Kejriwal

On April 29, CIC directed Delhi University and Gujarat University to provide information on degrees earned by PM Modi to Kejriwal, who had criticised the functioning of the transparency panel.

Disclose how guests were invited during oath ceremony: CIC to President's office

Disclose how guests were invited during oath ceremony: CIC to President's office

The President's office had refused to disclose the information to activist R K Jain, who had filed an RTI seeking to know the guests invited.

Have not ordered sealing of records: DU VC on PM Narendra Modi's degree

Amid allegations that Delhi University has sealed the records following a controversy over Prime Minister Narendra Modi's degrees, Vice Chancellor Yogesh Tyagi said he has not issued any such orders.

Make PM Modi's BA degree public: Arvind Kejriwal to DU VC

Make PM Modi's BA degree public: Arvind Kejriwal to DU VC

Prime Minister Narendra Modi`s successive election affidavits state that he holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Delhi University.

Make PM Narendra Modi's educational qualification public; people want to know truth: Arvind Kejriwal

Make PM Narendra Modi's educational qualification public; people want to know truth: Arvind Kejriwal

Launching a scathing attack, Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal has asked the Central Information Commission (CIC) on Thursday why it was not making public the educational qualification of PM Narednra Modi.

Narendra Modi's claim to form govt cannot be disclosed: CIC

The President's Secretariat has refused to disclose the communication President Pranab Mukherjee had with Narendra Modi when he was called to form the government after the 2014 Lok Sabha polls.

Disclose records related to denotification of Wakf properties

The CIC has directed the Central Government to disclose all records related to UPA government's decision to de-notify 123 Wakf properties which enabled their title to be transferred to Delhi Wakf board.

Central Information Commission does away with need of hard copies for online appeals

In a major procedural change, the Central Information Commission has done away with the mandatory provison of sending signed hard copy of appeals through post even though the appellant approached it online.

Modi govt dismantling institutions of accountability: Prashant Bhushan

Lawyer and activist Prashant Bhushan on Saturday accused the NDA government at the Centre of "dismantling" institutions of accountability and "promoting fascism".

Are there three equations of motion or five: CIC asks CBSE to clarify

Are there three equations of motion or five: CIC asks CBSE to clarify

Are there three equations of motion or five?

Bimal Julka, two other former officials new information commissioners

Former bureaucrats Bimal Julka and Amitava Bhattacharyya and former police officer Divya Prakash Sinha were on Thursday appointed as information commissioners at the Central Information Commission (CIC), said an official statement.

BS Bassi no longer contender for post of Information Commissioner in CIC?

BS Bassi no longer contender for post of Information Commissioner in CIC?

Delhi Police Commissioner Bhim Sain Bassi is no longer the contender for the post of Information Commissioner in Central Information Commission (CIC).

Senior IPS officer Alok Verma to be next Delhi Police Commissioner

Senior IPS officer Alok Verma to be next Delhi Police Commissioner

 Senior IPS officer Alok Verma will be the next Delhi Police Commissioner, as per media reports on Wednesday.