Central Information Commission

'Can’t disclose Chinese casualties in 2020 Galwan clash': CIC to RTI applicant

The Army refused to disclose the information as it was third-party information and it cannot be shared under Section 8(1) (j) of the Act.

published on : 30th July 2022

Plea challenges CIC order on  Supreme Court collegium meet agenda

On Friday, the bench of Justice Satish Chander Sharma and Justice Subramonium Prasad while keeping the order reserved on the appeal said that they will pass the appropriate order on it.

published on : 23rd July 2022

Hockey body moves to court over CIC’s order directing to disclose certain information

Hockey India has challenged the CIC’s December 13, 2021 order directing it to provide a complete list of its members with their designation and official addresses.

published on : 13th January 2022

CIC dismisses appeal seeking disclosure of reports by SBI to Centre, RBI regarding electoral bonds

Information Commissioner Suresh Chandra noted that there appears to be "no public interest" in further prolonging the matter as there is no substance in the appeal.

published on : 19th December 2021

Central Information Commission gets eight weeks to respond to RTI on e-surveillance

Justice Yashwant Varma accepted the statement made by CIC’s counsel that all endeavour shall be made to decide the appeal expeditiously. 

published on : 3rd December 2021

Delhi HC asks CIC to decide within eight weeks appeal against MHA's refusal to give info on e-surveillance

Justice Yashwant Varma took on record and accepted the statement made by CIC counsel that all endeavour shall be made to decide the appeal expeditiously and in any case within 8 weeks.

published on : 2nd December 2021

J-K Accession files: Disclosure of Bucher papers in 'national interest', CIC observes

The Commission stopped short of ordering disclosure of these crucial documents, withheld from the public on orders of the Ministry of External Affairs.

published on : 10th October 2021

Provide names of big loan defaulters: Central Information Commission to RBI

The RBI had accordingly directed banks to file insolvency applications against 12 large accounts comprising about 25 per cent of the total NPAs.

published on : 27th May 2019

Make public all remission orders of life convicts: CIC on Rajiv Gandhi assassin's plea

CIC, the top appellate authority in the matters pertaining to the RTI, held that it is in public interest that people get to know as to why a convict is being released.

published on : 19th August 2018

There should be no delay in pension disbursal in name of Aadhaar linking: CIC

The Central Public Information Officer of the post office explained that, out of 757 pensioners, 640 pensioners had submitted their Aadhaar details to the Senior Postmaster.

published on : 10th April 2018

Finance Ministry rejected highest number of RTI applications in the year demonetisation was implemented: CIC report

The Finance Ministry was closely followed by the Home Ministry which rejected 16.08 per cent of 59,828 applications addressed to it.

published on : 16th March 2018