Controversy erupts over Commissioners` oath in Haryana

A row has broken out over Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda administering the oath of office to new information commissioners, appointed allegedly violating rules, but the state government claimed the appointments were "legal".

Eight information commissioners appointed in Uttar Pradesh

The Uttar Pradesh government late Thursday appointed eight new information commissioners.

Andhra HC sets aside appointment of 4 information commissioners

The Andhra Pradesh High Court on Thursday set aside the appointment of four Commissioners of the State Information Commission.

MP to fill posts of Information Commissioners

Four months after the High Court`s directive, the Madhya Pradesh government has decided to fill vacancies in the State Information Commission, including the Chief Information Commissioner.

Loyal bureaucrats being made info commissioners: SC

"Loyal" bureaucrats are being appointed as information commissioners at the Centre and state transparency panels, the Supreme Court observed Thursday.

Shortlist names for CIC info commissioners: HC

The Centre was asked by the Delhi HC to shortlist within a month the names of possible candidates for filling five out of the ten sanctioned
posts of Information Commissioners in the CIC.

CIC seeks more Information Commissioners

The Central Information Commission has requested the Centre to
appoint more Information Commissioners, a top official said
on Friday.

Don`t touch the RTI Act: Info Commissioners to Gov

Information Commissioners strongly feel that there should be no tinkering with the RTI Act to constrict it.

Tripura appoints new information commissioners

The Tripura government Friday made new appointments to the state`s Information Commission constituted under the Right to Information (RTI) Act. But the move was rejected by the main opposition Congress.