Central Information Commission (CIC)

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Disclose graft accused IAS officers' names, CIC tells DoPT

27 Mar 2019

Disclose graft accused IAS officers' names, CIC tells DoPT

The Central Information Commission (CIC) has directed the Department of Personnel and Training (DoPT) to disclose names of IAS officers against whom sanction of prosecution has been given in corruption-cases since 2010.

Sudhir Bhargava new CIC, government appoints four information commissioners

31 Dec 2018

Sudhir Bhargava new CIC, government appoints four information commissioners

The government has appointed Sudhir Bhargava as new Chief Information Commissioner (CIC) along with four new Information Commissioners in the Central Information Commission.

PMO refuses sharing information on black money brought from abroad

25 Nov 2018

PMO refuses sharing information on black money brought from abroad

The Prime Minister's Office (PMO) has refused to share details on the quantum of black money brought back from abroad, citing a provision of the RTI Act that bars disclosure of information that may impede investigation and prosecution of offenders.

Disclose corruption complaints against serving Union Ministers: CIC to PMO

21 Oct 2018

Disclose corruption complaints against serving Union Ministers: CIC to PMO

The Central Information Commission (CIC) has directed the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) to disclose complaints of corruption received against Union Ministers between 2014 and 2017 and action taken on them.

MEA directed to disclose Air-India bills for PM Modi's foreign-visits

27 Feb 2018

MEA directed to disclose Air-India bills for PM Modi's foreign-visits

RTI apex body Central Information Commission has directed External Affairs Ministry to disclose how much money was spent on chartering Air India aircraft for PM Narendra Modi's foreign trips during 2013-17.

CIC: Black money SIT comes under RTI's ambit

13 Oct 2017

CIC: Black money SIT comes under RTI's ambit

The Central Information Commission (CIC) said that the SC-appointed Special Investigation Team (SIT) on black money is a public entity, bringing it under the Right to Information Act's (RTI) ambit.