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  1. Interesting story of Sachin blocking RTI application

    The application pertained to information about the fine paid by famous cricketer Sachin Tendulkar for moving into his new home without the municipal corporation's clearance.

    RTI activist Anil Galgali had asked the BMC about how much fine was levied by the civic body on the cricketer last ...
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  2. Spio wbpar delays transfering of rti application by 55 days, faa acknowledges it

    RTI APPLN TO WBPAR DATED DEC 2 2011
    FAA DATED JAN 19 2012
    FAA ORDER DATED FEB 6TH 2012, STATING THAT, AS PER PROVISIONS OF 6(3)(ii) THE RTI APPLICATIONS (2) WERE TRANSFERED TO SPIO, HOME(RTI) AND THE SAME COMMUNICATED TO ME, THE APPLICANT VIDE SPIO LETTE DATED JAN 25, 2012, WHEREAS THE ...
  3. RTI a new Look

    RTI Act in its present form is mighty enough to make the Govt. Offices accountable for what they do and ensure transparency. The only missing piece is a mechanism to execute the processing of RTI Application.

    In many cases the ego of the PIO and FAA, makes them resistant to comply with ...
  4. Notice from wbhrc to dy. Commissioner, central division, kolkata policeseeking report within 3 weeksport on burglary

    Please check the attached file, where a report is called for by
    WBHRC on Dy. Commissioner of Police, Central Divison, Kolkata dated
    Nov 4th 2009, which is never reported, ATLEAST TILL Nov 2011.
    Attached Thumbnails Attached Images
  5. Corrupt karnataka information commissioner

    DEAR FRIENDS,
    The corrupt HN Krishna karnataka information commissioner applies long leave instead of resignation Last week the Karnataka High court rejected anticipatory bail application moved by him , The criminal cases filed against him by the CID Police of Karnataka in respect of irregularities ...
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  6. Security & Protection : Human Rights for Whistle blowers.

    Indian Government has already passed the 'Whistleblowers Protection bill' on 9th August 2010, and the bill is officially known as the "Public Interest Disclosure and Protection to Persons Making the Disclosure Bill, 2010".

    But the scope of the bill is limited only to the Government ...
  7. Loop holes in our RTI Act

    Dear Sir / Madam,
    I, as a citizen of India, would like to draw the attention of yours & of 'India against Corruption' (can be said that who have given the Indian citizens a right to information through RTI Act 2005) on the following point:

    1. There are some loop holes in our ...
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  8. You can know your Provident Fund claim status online.

    You can know your Provident Fund claim status online through the following link -

    EPFO

    Just keep few things handy -
    1. PF no.
    2. Company Name
    3. Father's Name (as mentioned in the PF documents)
    4. Bank A/c no. (as mentioned in the PF documents)
    ...
  9. United Nations Convention against Corruption


    Recently I came to know that United Nations has passed a convention against corruption and is equally concerned in global scenario as we are for our own system...

    :rolleyes: We are not the only country facing the challenge, but corruption is global now... :rolleyes:
    ...
  10. Proposed Amendmet to RTI Rules

    On 09 07 2009 I wrote a blog entitled RTI Requires Amendment. I was very much hopeful that the Act will be amended to make it user friendly and bring more transparency in the system. But after one and a half years the proposed amendment has come to us in the most unfortunate manner.If amended in the ...
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