Govt to disclose money spent on Vajpayee’s treatment

The CIC has directed the Health Ministry to make public expenses incurred on the treatment of former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee within 15 days.

`CVC monitoring system of tainted govt employees inadequate`

The Central Vigilance Commission lacks an efficient system to monitor action taken by government departments on its recommendations.

Make CIC constitutional authority: Mishra

Underlining the need for
financial autonomy, CIC head Satyananda Mishra Friday demanded that the Government make Information Commissions at the Centre and in the states constitutional authorities on the lines of the CEC and CAG.

RTI can help govt restore legitimacy: CIC

The Right to Information Act can restore the legitimacy that the government has been losing over the years resulting in total disconnect between it and the people, Central Information Commissioner Satyananda Mishra has said.

Satyananda Mishra to be new CIC

Information Commissioner Satyananda Mishra will be the new chief of the Central Information Commission.