rti law and policy
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RTI & OTHER LAWS
Can a post box save the Indian whistle blower?

A recent court ruling allows RTI applicants to seek information without divulging their address, by simply citing a post box number. While this may partially stem the spate of attacks on activists, a lot more is needed to effectively shield whistle blowers, finds Navya P K.

#Law and Order #Justice System #Right To Info
RTI IN ACTION
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RTI IN ACTION : /rules-rti
Governments have been changing the rules of the RTI Act, trying all sorts of things to dilute its provisions. Most of these are done without consulting the public. Navya P K reports.
#Right To Info
ORNAMENTAL FISH
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ORNAMENTAL FISH : /assamfish-economy
Assam is blessed with more than 150 indigenous ornamental fish species, and these are found in abundance in its natural waters. Now, the government is trying to organise the market for these, and promote new businesses. Ratna Bharali Talukdar reports.
#Fisheries #Economy #Society Films and Books #ASSAM