Tag: rti


DailyMirror.lk:   A Media movement has called upon all political parties, civic organisations, trade unions to rally round to safeguard the Right to Information. An organization called The Media Movement For Democracy in a statement said that,  it called upon all parties, organisations, trade unions and people's organizations to rally round to safeguard ... Read More
June 23, 2011haritha


http://www.dailymirror.lk A motion to put forward the Right of Information Bill was rejected by a majority of 63 votes when it was presented in Parliament by UNP Deputy Leader Karu Jayasuriya, a short while ago. Members of the UNP, JVP and TNA voted for the motion (34 votes), while 97 members voted ... Read More
June 21, 2011haritha


DailyMiror With the government preparing to set up a ‘Media Development Authority’, the main opposition United National Party (UNP) yesterday announced it would present a motion titled ‘Right to Information’ in parliament this week. The UNP said through this motion it hoped to guarantee the people’s right to information on matters relating ... Read More
August 3, 2010haritha


VIDYA SUBRAHMANIAM http://beta.thehindu.com/opinion/lead/article427427.ece?homepage=true Over the past week, there have been reports that the Prime Minister's Office, responding to Sonia Gandhi's muscular intervention, is backing off on the dreaded amendments to the Right to Information Act, 2005. On the other hand, it is worth remembering that the amendments scare has never been too far ... Read More
May 14, 2010haritha