Publications


May 11, 2016

Sri Lanka RTI Bill Supreme court determination

In the matter of an application under and in terms of Article 121 read with Article 120 and Article 83 of the Constitution of the Democratic Socialist Republic of the Sri Lanka 

May 11, 2016

PARLIAMENT OF THE DEMOCRATIC SOCIALIST REPUBLIC OF SRI LANKA

A Bill to provide for the Right of Access to Information; to specify grounds on which access may be denied; to establish the Right to information commission; to appoint Information Officers; to set out the procedure and for matters connected therewith or incidental thereto.

April 21, 2016

PowerMin and NHPC-J&K Hydroprojectsbuyback-RTIdocs-Mar-Apr16

April 21, 2016

NHPC J&K Hydelprojects MoU and Sale data-RTI Docs-Mar-Apr16

April 21, 2016

J&K NHPC-Powersupply and sale opendataset Apr16

J&K NHPC-Powersupply and sale openataset Apr16

April 07, 2016

Performance of the Ministry of Coal vis-a-vis India's RTI Act: Open Dataset

Recent media reports have highlighted a statement attributed to a serving senior bureaucrat in the Union Ministry of Coal about the inhibiting impact of the Central Information Commission (CIC) on the decision-making processes relating to development.

March 31, 2016

RTI response Bank in India regarding NPAs -1

RTI response Bank in India regarding NPAs -1

March 31, 2016

RTI response Bank in India regarding NPAs -2

RTI response Bank in India regarding NPAs -2

March 30, 2016

Comparison between the Average Load of RTI Applications per Branch, Percentage of Rejection and the Volume of Non-Performing Assets of 24 Public Sector Banks during the Years 2014-15

In May 2014, an expert committee under the Chairpersonship of Mr. P. J. Nayak submitted a report to the Reserve Bank of India, reviewing the governance of boards of banks- both public and private in India. The committee blamed the Right to Information Act, 2005 (RTI Act) as a major constraint on the governance of public sector banks.

March 30, 2016

Data sourced from the Annual Reports of the Central Information Commission (2012-15)

RTI Statistics and NPAs of 24 Public Sector Banks - Comparative Chart Data sourced from the Annual Reports of the Central Information Commission (2012-15)