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Aakar Patel | Hindenburg saga: Why the markets reacted… Can govt now fix matters?

Readers may not know that exposure of India’s mutual funds to the Adani Group was always limited, with almost nobody willing to invest in it

21 Feb 2023 12:05 AM

Modi govt sees RTI an obstacle to majotarian agenda: Sonia Gandhi

Sonia said the changes will allow the Modi Government to appoint 'submissive officials'.

31 Oct 2019 8:16 PM

Huge online response to plea against RTI Bill

The petition is receiving wide support from city activists and residents. Moreover, nearly 6,000 people have signed it so far.

28 Jul 2019 5:13 AM

RTI on brink of extinction, Central govt wants to subvert Act: Sonia Gandhi

The foundations of our democracy have, as a result, been strengthened immeasurably, she said.

23 Jul 2019 11:21 AM

24 patients ended lives at TB hospital: Report

On May 2, a woman from Thane, who was suffering from tuberculosis, committed suicide by jumping into the lake.

04 May 2019 1:24 AM


SC directs RBI to disclose information on bank inspection report under RTI

Supreme Court made it clear that it was giving a last opportunity to RBI to comply with provisions RTI.

26 Apr 2019 11:38 AM

Only 24 per cent govt vacancies filled in past 5 years: RTI

The information revealed that 2014 had the least percentage of job positions filled at 10 per cent.

21 Apr 2019 3:57 AM

A-G says SC not bound to disclose info on collegium

The case related to an RTI request by activist Subhash Chandra Agarwal on the appointment of judges.

04 Apr 2019 1:02 AM

21 disqualified corporators faced no action

They were disqualified after civic elections of 2007, 2012 and 2017.

08 Feb 2019 1:55 AM

Professors paid Rs 12 cr to revaluate papers in last 2 yrs

As per MU officials, 99 per cent of students’ marks is increased after revaluation while only 0.1 per cent of students’ marks are decreased.

17 Dec 2018 1:12 AM


Tatas, TCS violated rules in sacking Mistry: RTI reply from RoC

Tatas in the aftermath of the boardroom coup on October 24, 2016 dismissing Mistry as the group chairman.

01 Nov 2018 10:11 AM

Mostly ruling leaders’ riot cases dropped

Notwithstanding, cases against leaders wh-ere violence had taken pl-ace during agitations were withdrawn.

02 Oct 2018 2:27 AM

Data shows lack of police in state

According to the data sought by RTI activist Jeetendra Ghadge, in Maharashtra there is demand of 61,494 police.

24 Aug 2018 2:22 AM

Activist claims city not prepared for natural disasters

The incidents from natural disasters include building and wall collapse, short circuit, gas leakage among others.

24 Aug 2018 2:00 AM

21,000 tree falling incidents claimed 30 lives in 5 years: RTI

This information was revealed in a reply to a Right to Information (RTI) query by Shakeel Ahmed Shaikh.

24 Aug 2018 1:57 AM


Duo accused of killing RTI activist held

The accused duo are ‘taadi-maadi’ sellers who were allegedly adversely affected by the incessant complaining of the deceased.

24 Jul 2018 2:28 AM

BJP changes make RTI useless, says Rahul Gandhi

The BJP believes the truth must be hidden from the people and they must not question people in power.

20 Jul 2018 1:05 AM

Concerns raised as Centre moves to amend RTI law in Parliament session

The amendment bill has been listed for 'introduction, consideration and passing' in the monsoon session of parliament.

15 Jul 2018 8:32 PM

Toilet scam in Bihar, Enforcement Directorate to issue summons

The Patna divisional commissioner ordered an investigation and an FIR was lodged on the statement of a block development officer.

10 Jul 2018 2:23 AM

‘MLAs, councillors didn’t raise civic issues adequately’

This, is in spite of a total of 3,060 complaints filed in 2015, 2016, and 2017 on fires in houses/buildings.

07 Jun 2018 6:58 AM