Tag: Central Information Commission

CIC orders SEBI to conclude investigation into the Saradha scam in a time-bound manner

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: Central Information Commission has directed the Securities & Exchange Board of India (SEBI) to complete the investigation into the matter relating to Saradha Realty India Limited within a time bound manner. The CIC has also ordered that the appellant, who has sought information under the RTI and is also the complainant

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Stem Cell Research: CIC asks ICMR to share draft guideline details

Newsroom24x7 Network Disclosing the information could result in its misuse since it revolved around various medico legal issues on a continuously evolving and dynamic field of research and in many instances patients were likely to be misguided about the benefits from the use of technology by misunderstanding the facts that it would act as a

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Investigations have led to detection of more than Rs. 11000 crore of credits in undisclosed foreign accounts: CBDT

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: In the offshore accounts linked to around 700 Indian persons, as revealed by International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (ICIJ) from April 2013 onwards, sustained investigations conducted in these cases have led to detection of more than Rs. 11,010 crore of credits in the undisclosed foreign accounts so far. Moreover, in the

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Cambata Aviation: CIC takes critical view of the plight of the aviation company employees; issues strict instructions to Income Tax Department

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: A day after Jet Airways was grounded and it came to a screeching halt due to lack of funds for critical services, Central Information Commissioner, Bimal Julka, today passed an order in connection with another aviation company stating that it cannot be a mute spectator to the pitiable conditions being faced

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CIC orders Central authorities to put in public domain all details of allotment of property in Delhi’s Geeta Colony to displaced individuals from Pakistan

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: The Central Information Commission has passed a landmark order instructing Union Urban Development Ministry’s Land and Development Officer to co-ordinate with the Ministry of Home Affairs and provide to the appellant within 30 days all the details of persons to whom allotment was made, details of properties that were allotted on

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CIC instructs SEBI to periodically publish all information relating to deliberations by Justice R.M. Lodha Panel

Newsroom24x7 network New Delhi: The Central Information Commission has instructed Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) to suo motu disclose all information relating to the deliberations of the Special Committee constituted under the Chairmanship of Justice R.M. Lodha, the former Chief Justice of India, in hard copy and publish the same on the notice

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Bal Shree Honour lacks transparency: Central Information Commission

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: The Central Information Commission has issued an order pointing out today (19 Nov 2018) that for a significant and an important scheme like Bal Shree Scheme, for selection of meritorious students, there was a lack of clarity, transparency and decision making at the District, State and National Level which requires a

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Central Information Commission asks Health Ministry and NPPA to check the menace of overpricing of essential drugs

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: The Central Information Commission has recommended to the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Department of Pharmaceuticals and National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority (NPPA) to initiate a coordinated attempt to address the issue of checking the menace of overpricing of essential drugs and excessive trade margins to promote greater transparency for the

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CIC orders Allahabad University to furnish marks secured by a student under RTI Act

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: The Central Information Commission on Monday (10 September 2018) has passed an order directing the Vice Chancellor of Central University of Allahabad to re-examine the matter and furnish information regarding the marks secured by a student in BA Part 1, Part 2 and Part 3 examination to an Appellant within a

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Central Information Commission orders IIM Ahmedabad to give details of faculty numbers across SC/ST, OBC and General category under RTI

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: Central Information Commission has responded to an appeal by an Indian citizen on refusal to provide information with details of break-up of faculty numbers across SC, ST, OBC & GEN category between April 2014 and January 2016,  and ordered  Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad, (IIM-A) to furnish a point-wise response to

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CIC instructs United India Insurance Company to review crop insurance delivery mechanism

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: The Central Information Commission has instructed the CMD, United India Insurance Company Ltd. to review the whole delivery mechanism in respect of the Crop Insurance Policy pursued by them and undertake remedial action wherever necessary. Through the CIC order, passed today by central Information Commissioner Bimal Julka in response to a series

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RTI protects the right to inspect one’s own answer sheet: Central Information Commision

Newsroom24x7 Network The issue under consideration involves Larger Public Interest affecting the fate of all the students who wish to obtain information regarding their answer sheet and marks obtained by them which would understandably have a bearing on their future career prospects which in turn would ostensibly affect their right to life and livelihood. Hence

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BCCI follows CIC order submits details of Taxes paid year wise for AY 2004-05 to 2017-18

Newsroom24x7 network New Delhi: In response to an interim order issued by the Central Information Commission on 4 May 2018, the Income Tax department has submitted a written submission giving details of the taxes paid year-wise by Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) as available in the Oltas, ITD and E-filing Portal for

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RTI query on caste reservation in Education: CIC takes serious note of casual reply by MHRD

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: The Central Information Commission has taken serious note of a routine and casual reply furnished by the Ministry of Human Resource Development in reponse to an RTI application seeking information on three queries seeking details of the provision of caste reservation, if any in the education sector under the Constitution of

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