India | Press Trust of India | Monday December 9, 2013
Anna Hazare today accused the Centre of "betrayal" and going back on its promise on Jan Lokpal Bill and said he will sit on an indefinite hunger strike in Ralegan Sidhi from tomorrow for passage of the anti-graft law in Parliament.
India | NDTV.com | Monday December 9, 2013
Noted anti-corruption activist Anna Hazare today announced an indefinite fast for Jan Lokpal Bill. Speaking to the media, he said that he will remain on fast until the anti-graft bill was not introduced.
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday December 5, 2013
Anna Hazare, 76, will begin an indefinite hunger strike on Tuesday to demand that Parliament urgently clear the anti-corruption Lokpal Bill.
India | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Thursday December 5, 2013
The Winter Session of Parliament promises to be a stormy one, with main Opposition party the BJP making it clear at an all-party meeting on Monday that it will attack the government on a number of issues.
Assembly | Edited by Samira Shaikh | Monday December 2, 2013
Delhi votes for a new Assembly on December 4 and here is a quick recap of what the three major players - the ruling Congress, the BJP and debutant Aam Aadmi Party have promised in their manifestos:
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday November 28, 2013
Social activist Anna Hazare will launch indefinite hunger strike for a strong Lokpal Bill, at Yadavbaba temple in Maharashtra from December 10.
Assembly | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Wednesday November 20, 2013
Arvind Kejriwal's Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) today released its manifesto for the Delhi election, vowing to rid the capital of corruption and protect honest officers.
India | Edited by Prasad Sanyal | Tuesday November 19, 2013
Activist-turned-politician Arvind Kejriwal today denied that financial donations to 2011's massive anti-corruption campaign fronted by Anna Hazare have been spent by his party on its campaign for the Delhi election.
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 25, 2013
Social activist and anti-graft crusader Anna Hazare today said a fresh agitation would be launched in Delhi to press for the passage of the Jan Lokpal bill by Parliament.
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 11, 2013
Social activist Anna Hazare today said that he will launch a fresh agitation for Jan Lokpal bill from Delhi's Ramlila ground in October-November.
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday June 20, 2013
Veteran social activist Anna Hazare on Thursday accused the UPA government of stabbing him in the back on the issue of Lokpal Bill and said that a hunger strike will be held from October 2 in Delhi to once again press for a strong anti-corruption law...
India | Sunil Prabhu | Saturday June 1, 2013
A Group of Ministers (GoM) constituted by the government to decide on granting greater autonomy to Central Bureau of Investigation or CBI has suggested a number of crucial changes in the functioning of the agency, including that in the process of the...
India | Sandeep Phukan | Wednesday May 22, 2013
The UPA-II government celebrates its fourth birthday today and will present a final report card, with the next general elections only months away. It has been a turbulent year for the Manmohan Singh government, with scam after scam rocking it, and th...
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 17, 2013
Anti-corruption crusader Anna Hazare today threatened to return the Padma Bhushan conferred upon him, accusing the UPA of betraying the nation on the issue of Lokpal.
India | Alok Pandey | Tuesday April 2, 2013
For 11 days, Arvind Kejriwal has survived only on water in nearly 38-degree heat in Delhi. The founder of the Aam Aadmi Party has lost seven kilos, according to doctors, since he began his hunger strike to protest against what he describes as the go...
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday March 31, 2013
Social activist Anna Hazare will begin his 'Janatantra Yatra' from Amritsar on Sunday to garner support against the UPA government's policies and push for a strong Lokpal or anti-corruption bill.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday March 12, 2013
Anti-corruption activist Anna Hazare today threatened to intensify his movement for a strong Lokpal Bill if the UPA government failed to introduce it before the General elections next year.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday February 1, 2013
Differing with Anna Hazare on the amended Lokpal Bill approved by the Union Cabinet, his team member and former IPS officer Kiran Bedi today backed the legislation saying it addresses most of their concerns.
India | Edited by Prasad Sanyal | Friday February 1, 2013
Activist Anna Hazare, who fronted a campaign for the anti-corruption Lokpal Bill, has described the proposed legislation as weak and "a betrayal of the country." The 75-year-oldGandhian said he will tour the country to raise protests against the gov...
India | Edited by Pritika Ghura | Friday February 1, 2013
The much-awaited Lokpal Bill, intended as the antidote to systemic corruption, was cleared by the cabinet on Thursday. It will now be presented in the Rajya Sabha. Once it is cleared there, it will move to the Lok Sabha. However, Anna Hazare has slam...