RTI | English News


Year - 2017

The News, March 23, 2017 - KP RTI, RTS laws termed classic legislation

The News, March 4, 2017 - RTIC commissioner retires after completing tenure

The News, Feb 10 2017 - RTI aimed at bringing transparency

The Frontier Post, Feb 08, 2017- RTIC bring governance and transpirancy 

The News, Jan 21, 2017 - RTIC imposes Rs20,000 fine on Kohat TMA PIO for not furnishing information

The Frontier Post, Jan 10, 2017- MNA Sajid Nawaz presents himself for accountability

The News, Jan 10, 2017 - MNA says PTI introduced good governance in KP

Year - 2016

The News, December 30th, 2016 - Public participation in budget making urged

The Frontier Post, December 29th, 2016 - RTI commission provides information to 5279 applicants

The Express Tribune, November 23rd, 2016 - Centre requested to extend RTI to PATA

The Nation, Islamabad - Dec 22, 2016 

The News, Nov 21, 2016 - RTI Commission summons HED official

The News, Nov 21, 2016 - Right to Information Bill 2016 to be introduced in NA 

The Express Tribune, Nov 9th, 2016 - Balochistan to introduce new right to information law

The Frontier Post, 25th Oct 2016 - RTI implemented in KP to accountable govt

The News, October 02, 2016 - KP RTI Commission gets new chief

Dawn, September 30th, 2016 - RTI Commission without top boss for over a month

Dawn, August 22nd, 2016 - Draft of amendments to RTI Act in limbo

The Express Tribune, August 18th, 2016 - Secrecy was instilled into bureaucrats

Dawn, August 17th, 2016 - Chief Information Commissioner completing term today

The Express Tribune, August 17th, 2016 - Farewell: RTI chief completes tenure

The Frontier Post, Aug 17, 2016 - CIC of RTI given rousing farewell

The News, July 19, 2016 - RTIC fines Rescue 1122 official for not providing information

The News, May 19, 2016 - RTIC asks PESCO to provide information to requester or face action

The news, May 02, 2016 - Fragile right to information

The Express Tribune, Apr 30th, 2016- More than moonlighting: TMA employees working at govt officials’ residences

The Express Tribune, April 7th,  2016 - Scorecard: Mansehra tops in implementing RTI law

The Express Tribune, April 6th,  2016 - RTI Commission fines Haripur University PIO

The Frontier Post, April 5th, 2016 - KPRIC fines Haripur varsity Officials 

The Express Tribune, March 25th, 2016 - Parking spaces & Bus terminals

The Express Tribune, March 4th, 2016 - Show-cause notice to PIO

The Express Tribune, February 24th, 2016 - Ghani approves of Amendments 

The Express Tribune, Feb 23,  2016 - RTI attempts to Help Retired Employees 

The Express Tribune, Jan 18, 2016 - An Illegal Appointment

The News, January 06, 2016 - KP’s RTI Act 2013 secures 1st  Position 


Year - 2015

The News, December 14, 2015 - RTI Commission issues show-cause notice to Haripur varsity

The Express Tribune, December 8th,  2015 - The difference between knowledge and information

The Express Tribune, November 25th,  2015 - Nowshera, DI Khan do better than other districts on RTI scorecard

The Express Tribune, October 14th, 2015 - Right to information law ‘bitter pill for the corrupt’

Dawn, October 11th, 2015 - Minorities threaten agitation against restriction on RTI

The Frontier Post Sept, 30, 2015 - CGPA welcomes inclusion of KP assembly in the RTI ambit

The Express Tribune, September 30th, 2015 - Making connections: Web portal launched under RTI act

The Frontier Post Sept, 30, 2015 - KP govt introduces e-governance for transparency, accountability: Mushtaq

The Express Tribune, September 8th,  2015 - Open to public: Govt to bring legislature back under RTI law

Dawn, September 6th, 2015 - Gap between rulers, ruled deepening, says CJ

The News, August 23, 2015 - PA Secretariat clarification reinforces story about RTI law

The News, August 21, 2015 - RTI law to remain toothless as KP Assembly yet to reverse amendments

The Express Tribune, August 20th, 2015 - Getting online : RTI Commission presses for sports website

The News, August 17, 2015 - Absence of ROBs renders RTI Commission ineffective

 The Express Tribune, August 11th, 2015 - Against the law: RTI Commission f ines Khalifa Gulnawaz hospital official

The Express Tribune, July 8th, 2015 - RTI’s transparency questioned : Hiring irregularities leave candidates in quandary

Dawn, June 26th, 2015 - RTI law meaningless without covering provincial assembly, says ANP

Dawn, June 25th, 2015 - KP Assembly becomes a ‘sacred cow’

Dawn, April 30th, 2015 - Legislation to protect whistleblowers at hand

The News, April 16, 2015 - Punjab provides information after eight months, KP within 14 days

The Express Tribune, April 3rd, 2015  - RTI Commission provides marked papers

Dawn, March 27th, 2015 - Probe sought into appointments in Karak varsity

The Frontier Post 21st Mar 2015 - RTI signed MoU with CGPA

The News, March 21, 2015 - RTI Commission to establish helpline

The Express Tribune, March 21st, 2015 - Toll-free helpline in the offing

Dawn March 21st , 2015 - Helpline for easy access to information

The News, February 17, 2015 - RTI Commission in KP yet to penalise violators

The Express Tribune, January 02, 2014 - RTI Commission to face resistance from government depts initially

The News, February 05, 2015 - Proactive role of PIOs termed linchpin to ensure good governance

Dawn, January 02, 2015 - Depts urged to follow the law on right to information

The News, January 02, 2015 - KP RTI Commission termed Role Model

Dawn, January 29th, 2015 - Anomalies push Gomal varsity into financial crunch


Year - 2014

The Express Tribune, October 23rd, 2014 - Students urged to use RTI law

Dawn, October 16th, 2014 - Visit to Government Departments 

The Nation newspaper on 11-Sep-2014 - Break status quo of Secrecy, Tarakai

The Express Tribune, July 25th, 2015 - No exemptions: Reservations resurface over amendments in RTI law

The News, July 25, 2015 - CRTI rejects amendments to Right to Information Act

Dawn, July 25th, 2015 - Civil society wants PA covered by RTI law

The Express Tribune, July 18th, 2014 - Access for all 

The Express Tribune, July 18th, 2014 - Computer operator uses new K-P RTI law to go after his ‘missing’ job

The Express Tribune, July 16th, 2014 - Govt. Deptt. update their websites 

Dawn, May 31th, 2014 - PIOs asked to get familiar with information law 

The Express Tribune, April 16th, 2014 - Training held for public information officers


Year - 2013

Dawn, DEC 07, 2013 - KP gets first information commissioner