Vinita Deshmukh

Vinita Deshmukh is the consulting editor of Moneylife and an RTI activist. She is the recipient of prestigious awards like the Statesman Award for Rural Reporting which she won twice in 1998 and 2005 and the Chameli Devi award for outstanding media person for her investigation series on Dow Chemicals. She...

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We keep hearing about public information officers (PIOs) slammed with penalty by information...
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We have heard of public information officers (PIOs) being slammed with penalty if they deny or...
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The collapse of the Morbi suspension bridge last weekend, killing over 130 people and still...
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Although the Right to Information (RTI) Act empowers information commissioners (ICs) to impose...
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Time and again, the judiciary, the central information commission (CIC) and, in some cases,
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In a strange reply, a public information officer (PIO) of a gram panchayat in Madhya Pradesh...
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Data from the National Crime Bureau for 2021 reveals that, of the 1,319 prisons in India, the...
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Any major policy decision, and in this case pertaining to the future of thousands of youngsters...
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Slamming the central public information officer (CPIO) of the national highway authorities of...
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As per the Right to Information (RTI) Act rules, an applicant can pay the fees of Rs10 for...
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Hockey India, which petitioned against the Central Information Commission’s (CIC) order under...
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In what can be termed as a brutal assault on the Right to Information (RTI) Act, the Central...
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At a crowded public hearing, on the attacks on right to information (RTI) users in Bihar held at...
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