Right to information: Call for new laws in Balochistan, Sindh

ISLAMABAD:  The governments of Balochistan and Sindh need to strengthen their Right to Information (RTI) laws, similar to the reforms brought in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa (K-P) and Punjab. These views were expressed by participants at the concluding session of a two-day seminar Continue reading Right to information: Call for new laws in Balochistan, Sindh

Punjab top offices defying orders of Information Commission

ISLAMABAD: The Punjab Information Commission has directed to Chief Minister House and Governor House to share the details of their annual expenditure with the public under the Punjab Transparency and Right to Information Act 2013 but the two top offices Continue reading Punjab top offices defying orders of Information Commission

KP shifts ‘Schedule of Fees’ to public in violation of RTI Act

Civil society organisations have criticised the ‘Schedule of Fees for Hard Copies’, notified by Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Information Commission saying that the commission has shifted the burden of postal costs from public bodies to citizens if the requested information is more Continue reading KP shifts ‘Schedule of Fees’ to public in violation of RTI Act