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Arvind Kejriwal's claim on fighting pollution in Delhi exposed; Rs 787crore fund lying unused

Arvind Kejriwal's claim on fighting pollution in Delhi exposed; Rs 787crore fund lying unused

The AAP govt has revealed that it has not utilised Rs 787 crore green cess collected during 2017 meant to fight air pollution.

Nov 16, 2017, 11:01 AM IST
RBI refuses to share details on clean India mission logo on Rs 2000, Rs 500 notes

RBI refuses to share details on clean India mission logo on Rs 2000, Rs 500 notes

Replying to an RTI query, the central bank also did not give a copy of the guidelines on printing of advertisement -- including promotion of central government-run initiatives -- on the notes.

Oct 15, 2017, 13:44 PM IST

'PM entitled to free travel on Indian Air Force planes, no bills raised, reveals RTI query

The Prime Minister is entitled free travel on Indian Air Force planes for which no bills are raised, IAF has said in an RTI response.

Jan 09, 2017, 20:27 PM IST
RBI governor Urjit Patel gets Rs 2 lakh salary per month, no support staff at residence

RBI governor Urjit Patel gets Rs 2 lakh salary per month, no support staff at residence

The Central Bank informed that Urjit Patel who was on August 20 named as RBI's Governor to succeed Raghuram Rajan takes home a salary of Rs 2 lakh per month and has not been provided with any support staff at his residence.

Dec 04, 2016, 19:52 PM IST
PM Modi has not taken a single day off after taking charge, reveals RTI

PM Modi has not taken a single day off after taking charge, reveals RTI

 Narendra Modi while campaigning in 2014 Lok Sabha elections had vowed to work relentlessly for the nation. It seems he is leaving no stone unturned to live up to people's expectation after he was voted to power.

Dec 24, 2015, 19:21 PM IST
Shocking! Hundreds of dead bodies go missing from Hyderabad hospitals

Shocking! Hundreds of dead bodies go missing from Hyderabad hospitals

Hundreds of dead bodies have 'gone missing' from Hyderabad's two top state-run hospitals in the recent months, an RTI query has revealed.

Nov 25, 2015, 14:26 PM IST
Gajendra Chauhan yet to attend FTII office: RTI revelation

Gajendra Chauhan yet to attend FTII office: RTI revelation

Television personality Gajendra Chauhan is yet to visit his office, a RTI query has revealed.

Oct 12, 2015, 17:22 PM IST
Cost of printing a one-rupee note is Rs 1.14

Cost of printing a one-rupee note is Rs 1.14

The cost of printing one rupee note, which was recently re-introduced after a gap of 20 years, is Rs 1.14, more than its value, an RTI query has revealed.

Jul 02, 2015, 18:34 PM IST

MP govt appointed Swaraj's husband, daughter as advocates: RTI

In what could cause fresh trouble for External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, an RTI query has revealed that Madhya Pradesh government appointed her husband and daughter as government advocates.

Jun 22, 2015, 11:21 AM IST

EC has no data on status of poll code violation cases of last three LS polls

Mumbai: The Election Commission of India (ECI) has no data or records on `status` of various cases pertaining to violations of the model code of conduct in last three Lok Sabha elections, an RTI query has revealed.
City-based activist Anil Galgali had filed an RTI query in this regard.He also sought to know the "minimum and maximum action" being initiated by the ECI against politicians concerned in the mandatory time limit, if any, in cases of poll code violations.

May 15, 2014, 17:08 PM IST

Censor board denied clearance to 256 films in 10 years

The Censor Board denied certification for release to 256 films in the past 12 years, an RTI query has revealed.

Feb 09, 2013, 14:01 PM IST

No record of Sheila Dikshit meetings: Delhi CM secretariat

Exercising his right to information, advocate Vivek Garg has sought details of all kind of meetings in which the Delhi Chief Minister was present since April, 2006.

Jan 13, 2013, 15:55 PM IST

HC stays CIC order for inquiry against sr officers

The Delhi High Court on Monday stayed a CIC order setting up an inquiry against some senior officers of the transparency panel.

May 29, 2012, 00:04 AM IST

No record of statements by MPs: PMO on Anna row

Manish Tewari had alleged that Hazare was corrupt from head to toe, a statement, which he withdrew after almost a fortnight.

Aug 30, 2011, 12:14 PM IST

Bizarre RTI query: What is IQ level of Gandhi?

The bizarre question came up by way of a RTI query before the Central Information Commission.

Jan 10, 2011, 21:55 PM IST

RTI query reveals rot in Goa Police ranks

More than 50 percent of the superintendents of police in Goa have faced disciplinary action, and only 19 percent of police inspectors have a clean record, documents obtained under the Right to Information (RTI) revealed Monday.

Sep 13, 2010, 15:29 PM IST