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PM Modi should give details of his BA, MA degrees: AAP

AAP leader Sanjay Singh said the PM has mentioned in his affidavit that he passed his BA in 1978 from Delhi University through Distance Learning and MA in 1983 from the Gujarat University.

Bring details of degrees earned by PM Modi, CIC tells Delhi University

Bring details of degrees earned by PM Modi, CIC tells Delhi University

The Central Information Commission (CIC) on Friday directed the universities of Delhi and Gujarat to respond to all RTI applications with regards to PM Narendra Modi's educational qualifications. 

DU rejects RTI plea seeking info on PM Narendra Modi's BA degree

DU rejects RTI plea seeking info on PM Narendra Modi's BA degree

Delhi University has rejected an RTI plea seeking information on Prime Minister Narendra Modi's bachelor of arts degree.

Who should public approach with graft complaints? asks CIC

Delhi's Lt Governor, Chief Minister and Union Home Minister must clarify to the public within two months their powers, jurisdiction and procedures to handle graft complaints, CIC has held, noting that the current "ambiguity" will discourage people from taking on corruption.

BS Bassi says not upset over exclusion from CIC list

 Delhi Police chief BS Bassi on Friday said that "it doesn`t matter" to him if he was not being considered for the post of information commissioner after his retirement at the end of this month.

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".