Vinita Deshmukh

Vinita Deshmukh is the consulting editor of Moneylife and an RTI activist. She is the recipient of prestigious awards like the Statesman Award for Rural Reporting which she won twice in 1998 and 2005 and the Chameli Devi award for outstanding media person for her investigation series on Dow Chemicals. She...

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Anna Hazare, may have catapulted to nationwide recognition in 2010, but this stalwart social...
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Right to Information (RTI) activist Bipin Agarwal, a resident of Motihari town of East Champaran...
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In a historic first, Rahul Singh, information commissioner of Madhya Pradesh has issued an...
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The High Courts have a poor record of proactive disclosures under section 4 of the Right to...
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Such a parody! At one end, there is the special protection group (SPG), a paramilitary force...
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Thanks to Section 2(1)(h) of the Right to Information (RTI) Act, there have time and again been...
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At a petition heard last week by the Supreme Court regarding the delay in the appointment of...
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Remember the case of the illegal boards put up in government offices across Maharashtra,...
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After my story on the smooth process at the Pune passport office was published on 5th August...
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The last I had visited the swanky Pune passport office at Mundhwa was way back in 2012-13, not...
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In the second consecutive year, monsoon landslides and flash floods across Raigad, Kolhapur and...
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The ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government is receiving flak, and rightly so, for the...
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In a second appeal hearing pertaining to the requisition of copies of passports of members of a...
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The Supreme Court once again directed the Union government as well as the states to file...
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Shivanand Dwivedi, a resident of village Kaytha in Madhya Pradesh, would never have imagined...
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In what can be termed as contempt of the Madras High Court order in early May, directing the...
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‘Dogs and Indians not allowed.’ So said the ubiquitous British Raj signboard, symbol of a...
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Innumerable RTI activists and users across the country have sought information since April 2020,...
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Although the Central Information Commission (CIC) has begun hearing second appeals related to...
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