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CIDC answerable under the RTI Act: CIC

 Construction Industry Development Council comes under the Right to Information Act, Central Information Commission has held, rejecting the Council's contention that it was a society, independent of any government funding and not covered under the transparency law.

Disclose FIR and chargesheet of Mahatma Gandhi's assassination: CIC
Disclose FIR and chargesheet of Mahatma Gandhi's assassination: CIC

The Central Information Commisison has directed the Union Home Ministry to make public the FIR and chargesheet filed by Delhi Police in connection with the assassination of Mahatma Gandhi on January 30, 1948.

MCA panel ropes in Sachin Tendulkar as special invitee
MCA panel ropes in Sachin Tendulkar as special invitee

 The new Cricket Improvement Committee (CIC) of the Mumbai Cricket Association (MCA) on Thursday roped in former batting great Sachin Tendulkar as a special invitee to attend its meeting and share valuable tips and views whenever he is available in the city.

CIC to have a new complex: Jitendra Singh

 The Chief Information Commissioner (CIC) of India will soon have a new office complex here and all offices of central information commission will be housed under a single roof, Minister of State for Personnel Jitendra Singh said on Tuesday.

CIC Vijai Sharma favours relook at declassification policy

 Amid the growing chorus for declassification of Netaji files, the new Chief Information Commissioner Vijai Sharma today said the policy in such matters needed to be revisited so that more information about historical events come from "formal channels".

Zee Media Exclusive interview with India's new CIC Vijay Sharma

Zee Media conducts an Exclusive interview with the country's new Chief Information Commissioner.

Case Diary protected from disclosure under RTI: CIC

 The case diary maintained by police may not be disclosed even after closure of probe as larger public interests warrants against its disclosure, the Central Information Commission has held.

President Pranab administers oath of office to CVC, CIC
President Pranab administers oath of office to CVC, CIC

President Pranab Mukherjee administered the oath of office to newly-appointed Central Vigilance Commissioner (CVC) KV Chowdary and Chief Information Commissioner (CIC) Vijai Sharma on Wednesday.

U'khand CIC gets death threats, seeks Central security cover

 Uttarakhand Information Commissioner Anil Kumar Sharma, who recently unearthed irregularities in government spending of relief money for 2013 floods, today claimed he was receiving death threats and sought security cover from the Centre.

Vijai Sharma tipped to be new CIC; KV Chowdary may be CVC

Senior most Information Commissioner Vijai Sharma is tipped to be new Chief Information Commissioner, while former CBDT chief KV Chowdary is understood to be in the running for the Central Vigilance Commissioner's post.

Names of CIC, CVC chiefs cleared; list sent for President's assent

Consensus was reached over names of the chiefs of Central Information Commissioner (CIC) and Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) at a meeting of a Prime Minister-led panel on Monday. The list of names has been sent or President Pranab Mukhejee's before the names are revealed, said reports.

Consensus reached over names of CIC, CVC chiefs, list sent for President's assent
Consensus reached over names of CIC, CVC chiefs, list sent for President's assent

Consensus was reached over names of the chiefs of Central Information Commissioner (CIC) and Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) at a meeting of a Prime Minister-led panel on Monday. The list of names has been sent or President Pranab Mukhejee's before the names are revealed, said reports. 

PM Narendra Modi-led panel likely to select CIC, CVC chiefs today
PM Narendra Modi-led panel likely to select CIC, CVC chiefs today

The Narendra Modi government may take a decision on the appointment of chiefs of Central Information Commissioner (CIC) and Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) on Monday.

CIC, CVC chiefs selection likely on Monday

A meeting of a Prime Minister-led panel has been called on Monday to decide on the chiefs of Central Information Commissioner (CIC) and Central Vigilance Commission (CVC).

DU Admissions: Cluster Innovation Centre
DU Admissions: Cluster Innovation Centre

Cluster Innovation Centre (CIC) started in 2011 by University of Delhi is an institute that provides a platform to the young innovators.

Distribute cases handled by CIC office to other Information Commissioners: HC

Paving the way for clearing the backlog of over 15,000 pending cases, the Delhi High Court has directed that these cases be distributed among other Information Commissioners for expeditious disposal.

India can't be micromanaged: Omar to PM Modi

It is impossible to micro-manage India or run it as a "one man show", former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah commented on Sunday as the Modi government completes one year in office.

There will be no delay in appointing CIC, CVC: Jitendra Singh
There will be no delay in appointing CIC, CVC: Jitendra Singh

Minister of State in the Prime Minister`s Office Jitendra Singh on Saturday rejected the charge that the government is delaying the appointments of the chiefs of the Central Information Commission (CIC) and Central Vigilance Commission (CVC).

CIC may have its head soon: Centre to Delhi High Court

The CIC, which has remained headless for over 10 months, may soon have a new chief with the Centre informing Delhi High Court on Thursday that candidates for the posts of Chief Information Commissioner and Information Commissioners have been shortlisted and granted vigilance clearance.

Govt is rendering RTI dysfunctional: Ex-CIC Shailesh Gandhi

Former Central Information Commissioner (CIC) Shailesh Gandhi on Monday lashed out at the Centre for allegedly rendering the Right to Information (RTI) Act "dysfunctional" by taking retrogressive steps.