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An RTI Reveal, TSPSC Filled 'Only 42 Jobs' Out Of 36,643 In 2019 In Telangana | #KhabarLive Hyderabad | Breaking News, Business, Analysis,

#KhabarLive Hyderabad | Breaking News, Business, Analysis, | Jan. 22, 2020, 5:30 a.m.

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Only 42 got state jobs last year: RTI - Deccan Chronicle | DailyHunt

Dailyhunt | Jan. 21, 2020, 5:30 a.m.

HYDERABAD: The Telangana State Public Services Commission (TSPSC) has so far issued notifications for filling up of 36,643 vacancies in the government since July 2015. However, only 29,015 jobs have so far been allotted. The number of vacancies due to court cases or issues related to weightage of marks is 5,916. Many employee organisations, apart from political leaders, however, maintain that the number of jobs filled so far is far too small. The Telangana Unemployed Joint Action Committee (JAC) says vacancies in government jobs are actually as high as 2.20 lakh. An RTI filed by activist Kareem Ansari, who runs website YouRTI.com, sought information on the number of jobs filled since 2014, along with a year-wise breakdown. The reply revealed that a majority of notifications were issued in 2017 and 26,443 vacancies filled....

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Only 11.25% of funds for promotion of Urdu spent

The Hindu | Dec. 30, 2019, 5:30 a.m.

Low spending comes to light following RTI query on budgetary allocations and expenditure...

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TSRTC drivers fined over ₹15 lakh in the past three years

The Hindu | Oct. 3, 2019, 5:30 a.m.

2,964 challans issued for various traffic violations...

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Nigerians form bulk of foreigners in Telangana's prisons

The New Indian Express | June 17, 2019, midnight

RTI reveals that the conviction rate among foreign nationals is extremely low in TS due to the laxity on the part of police as investigations are not being carried out in timely manner....

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State Information Commission yet to recover Rs 36 lakh penalty from PIOs

The New Indian Express | April 9, 2019, midnight

These figures, as per the RTI, are from two periods from 2014- 2017 September, when there was a united SIC which served both Telangana and Andhra Pradesh....

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Digital era ignominy: Getting RTI responses printed can cost Rs 10 lakh in Telangana

The New Indian Express | Feb. 23, 2019, 5:30 a.m.

In another similar instance, activist Vijay Gopal from the city had filed a case with the Board of Intermediate of Telangana....

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Digital era ignominy: Getting RTI responses printed can cost Rs 10 lakh in Telangana

The New Indian Express | Feb. 23, 2019, 5:30 a.m.

In another similar instance, activist Vijay Gopal from the city had filed a case with the Board of Intermediate of Telangana....

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YouRTI.in launched to help RTI applicants | Countercurrents

Countercurrents | Aug. 31, 2018, 5:30 a.m.

Inauguration of website Yourti.in website...

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RTI: Waqf refuses info to RTI activist on land survey | Hyderabad News - Times of India

The Times of India | Aug. 1, 2017, 5:30 a.m.

The officials of the Telangana State Waqf Board appear unwilling to furnish information sought under the provisions of the Right to Information (RTI)...

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GHMC PIO fails to give information to RTI applicant

Deccan Chronicle | Oct. 1, 2015, 5:30 a.m.

Kareem Ansari had filed RTI application in March 2015...

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