RTI Act

Political parties and RTI Act

On 3 June, 2013, in a landmark ruling the Central Information Commission (CIC) declared that all political parties will come under the purview of RTI Act as they are public…


Fundamentals of good governance

Since 2005-06 the government’s focus has shifted from outlays to outcomes, i.e., results (at least on government’s records and policy documents). The Government has introduced a system for monitoring and…


Will RTI Act become a Toothless Tiger?

RTI Act was passed in the year 2005. Consequent to this, the citizens of the country have been vested with the power to obtain any information related to governance and…