KATHMANDU, Sept 28: Heads of civil society organizations have stressed that the State should not lag behind in effective implementation of constitutional and legal provisions related to the right to information.
KATHMANDU, August 9: The National Information Commission (NIC) has punished the chiefs of 33 offices for refusing to give information to the seekers. They faced the music for violating the Right to Information (RTI) guaranteed by the constitution.
KATHMANDU, July 29: Police have arrested five 'Enough is Enough' campaigners, who were on their way to the Ministry of Home Affairs (MOHA) to seek information by filing a Right to Information (RTI) petition.
KATHMANDU, July 28: Though it's already been 13 years since the implementation of the Right to Information Act to provide information to the public, there still are many offices being run without naming their information officers.
KATHMANDU, Jan 8:Chief Information Commissioner of National Information Commission Krishna Hari Baskota has suggested government to ensure people's right to seek information at a program organized to mark the end of his 5-year tenure ship at the NIC here in Kathmandu today.
KATHMANDU, Dec 9: Amid controversy Deputy Speaker Shiva Maya Tumbahamphe has recommended the office bearers at the National Information Commission (NIC), a quasi-judicial body responsible for hearing on cases against public bodies on demand for right to information from the citizens.
KATHMANDU, Sept 21: With the announcement that Singh Durbar, the central administrative secretariat of the country, has reached every village following the enforcement of the federalism, people hoped they would get state entitlements and facilities at their convenience.
KATHMANDU, Sept 29: Experts, concerned governmental authorities, family members of the people who went missing in the conflict era and journalists held an interaction on Friday on the Right to Information (RTI) tools to learn about the whereabouts of the disappeared persons in Nepal. The interaction was organized by the Media Action Nepal (MAN) and the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) as a celebration of the International day for Universal Access to Information.