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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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CIC tells “Public Authority” to formulate rules for medical reimbursement with due diligence

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: The Central Information Commission has passed an order underscoring that it is incumbent upon the “Public Authority” to revisit its guidelines in respect of the medical reimbursement and formulate the rules and regulations with due diligence and in a more precise and cogent manner in the interest of the beneficiaries within a period of

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Why rich Indians are heading for the US and UK for medical treatment

Newsroom24x7 Network Bhopal: Rich Indians requiring medical attention and having deep pockets are going to the US and UK for treatment these days because the pharmaceutical companies have stopped marketing advanced drugs in India under Modi Raj. Dr Rakesh Shrivastava, a Consultant in Advanced Internal Medicine here said he is unable to get certain drugs

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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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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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Universities should suo-motu put in public domain the guidelines for revaluation of the answer-sheets in larger public interest

Newsroom24x7 Network An open government, which is the cherished objective of the RTI Act, can be realised only if all public offices comply with proactive disclosure norms. Section 4(2) of the RTI Act mandates every public authority to provide as much information suo-motu to the public at regular intervals through various means of communications, including

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CIC seeks clarity on status of Indian School Certificate Examinations

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: The Central Information Commission today issued an order instructing the Secretary, Department of Elementary Education under the Union Ministry of Human Resource Development to examine and bring about a clarity on the status of the Council for the Indian School Certificate Examinations (CISCE) and the schools affiliated with it for the benefit

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RBI on demonetisation, decline in currency in circulation and surplus liquidity with banks

Newsroom24x7 Network Mumbai: Buoyed by festival demand and a bumper kharif harvest, a renewed pick-up in Currency in Circulation (CiC) was beginning to form in Q3-2016-17 when demonetisation abruptly stifled it. //pagead2.googlesyndication.com/pagead/js/adsbygoogle.js (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Underscoring this point with regard to the trickling down of CIC in the aftermath of demonetisation, the Reserve

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Transparency in Public Purchase

Lalit Shastri  Mostly the system remains shrouded and the government working remains under wraps as long as there is no disgruntled element, someone who has been rubbed the wrong way by his superiors or co-workers, who ends up spilling the beans. Even when that happens, the entire government machinery becomes a cohesive unit and officers

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