Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Amandeep Shukla
UPDATED ON FEB 17, 2020 07:39 AM IST
The social justice and empowerment ministry plans to monitor the feed from at least 5% of such organisations on an annual basis to ensure that funds disbursed by the Centre are being put to proper use.
By Yashovardhan Azad and M Sridhar Acharyulu
UPDATED ON NOV 14, 2019 10:02 PM IST
The Supreme Court’s order on the RTI will make the judiciary accountable, within certain boundaries
UPDATED ON APR 10, 2019 10:33 PM IST
The apex court’s ruling makes it clear that the Official Secrets Act cannot be invoked to escape legal scrutiny on matters involving public money
UPDATED ON APR 07, 2019 02:08 PM IST
Can there be different standards for transparency across different arms of the state?
New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON APR 04, 2019 11:27 PM IST
The lawyer was arguing in support of Delhi High Court verdict that held the CJI’s office is amenable to Right to Information Act (RTI) and bound to disclose information as sought under the law by an applicant.
Hindustan Times, Pune | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON FEB 04, 2019 04:25 PM IST
Mahesh Zagade, former PMC commissioner accused the current PMC commissioner Saurabh Rao of presenting an inappropriate budget
Kolkata | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON JAN 19, 2019 03:02 PM IST
A the Mamata rally, Farooq Abdullah blamed the BJP for the situation in Jammu and Kashmir and said people are being divided on religious lines. “People are being branded as Pakistanis. But all people — right from Ladakh to elsewhere — want to continue in India.
By Arghya Sengupta
UPDATED ON JAN 14, 2019 01:45 PM IST
That political parties still view judicial reforms through the lens of scoring party-political brownie points, reflects as poorly on the parties as it does on their constituents
By Ayaz Memon
UPDATED ON OCT 04, 2018 01:35 PM IST
Karun Nair was not included in the Indian cricket team for the two-match Test and the exclusion sparked a bit of controversy among cricket experts and fans.
UPDATED ON JUL 11, 2018 03:35 PM IST
Live streaming of court proceedings, if implemented properly, will boost transparency and help litigants since they would be able to hear the arguments that their lawyers are making inside courtrooms, without spending money and time on travel.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By N Ananthanarayanan
UPDATED ON APR 19, 2018 09:56 AM IST
The Law Commission urged the central government to make the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) a national sports federation and bring it under the purview of the Right to Information (RTI) Act