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CIC pulls up Kejriwal's office over senior citizen pension issue

The Central Information Commission has chided the office of Delhi Chief Minister

Disclose if information on Sajiv Chaturvedi leaked: CIC to PMO

The Central Information Commission has directed the Prime Minister's Office to disclose details of any action taken against people for allegedly leaking information on IFS officer Sanjiv Chaturvedi.

Disclose candidates who have applied for Lokpal posts: CIC

The Central Information Commission on Thursday directed the Centre to disclose the names of people who have applied for Lokpal posts so that the public can bring up facts, which may or may not have been disclosed by the candidates, to the notice of the Selection Committee.

Officials accused of sexual harassment entitled to get copy of complaint: CIC

Accused govt officials are entitled to get a copy of the complaint against them even if the allegations pertain to sexual harassment, the CIC said.

CIC chides UGC for withholding information on unrecognised degrees

CIC chides UGC for withholding information on unrecognised degrees

The CIC has pulled up the UGC for not sharing complete information about a case of cheating against a deemed University.

PM Narendra Modi speaks at RTI Convention in Delhi

PM Modi addresses the crowd and the media in Right to information Convention in Soochna Bhawan, Delhi.

10 years of RTI Act: PM to skip CIC annual convention

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will not attend the Central Information Commission's annual convention organised to discuss various issues pertaining to the the Right to Information Act, which completes 10 years.

Taxi app GrabTaxi raises $350 mn from CIC, investors

Other investors include hedge fund Coatue Management LLC and China`s mobile car-ride hailing company Didi Kuaidi, said GrabTaxi, which competes with Uber Technologies Inc.

Inform voters before deleting their names from list: CIC to EC

 The Central Information Commission has directed the Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) of Delhi to prepare a set of guidelines that needs to be followed before deleting names from the voters' list and inform the electors of the prosposed deletion giving opportunity to present their case.

CIC orders disclosure of communication between PMO and DoPT over Haryana whistleblower

Asserting that people have a right to information about obstructions to political executive and bureaucratic machinery and their working, CIC has held that such records must be disclosed even if they attract exemption clauses because of larger public interests.

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.