Anna Hazare News
Anna Hazare set for hunger strike on Maharashtra’s wine policy: Uncorking new proposal, why people are angry
The Maha Vikas Aghadi government in the state has decided to allow the sale of wine at supermarkets and walk-in stores with an area over 1,000 square feet
Why teaching political movements in Indian discourse can lay a foundation of political awareness in children
The national curriculum discusses various political movements, which have shaped our nation, from middle school itself
'The high-level committee will be headed by Union Minister Narendra Tomar and will have members nominated by me and a few others, including those from the Niti Aayog,' Hazare said
Anna Hazare threatens to go on hunger strike if farmers' demands are not met, says it will be his 'last protest'
The social activist said he had been holding protests for farmers for the last three years, but the government has done nothing to resolve the issues
Hazare, in the letter, said going to Delhi will make no difference because no party can give the country a bright future
Seven years after AAP's squabbles with UPA, NDA governments, Arvind Kejriwal now sees wisdom in political coexistence
Arvind Kejriwal, who came to the forefront in 2011 with the Anna Hazare-led anti-corruption movement, started as a firebrand orator training his guns at political parties, but seven years later, has donned the image of a moderately combative people’s leader
Maharashtra govt downgrades security cover to Sachin Tendulkar, Eknath Khadse; upgrades protection for Aaditya Thackeray, Anna Hazare
Batting legend Sachin Tendulkar's security cover has been downgraded, while that of Shiv Sena MLA Aaditya Thackeray upgraded to 'Z' category, an official said on Wednesday
Storsudret receives alot of rainwater but the challenge is to collect and store it to last the summer.
Anna Hazare accuses Narendra Modi govt of ‘betraying’ people after Lok Sabha passes RTI Amendment bill
A day after the Lok Sabha passed amendments to the Right to Information (RTI) Act, social activist Anna Hazare on Tuesday accused the Union government of betraying Indian citizens through the move.
India gets first Lokpal: Whether ombudsman will bring in change or be restricted to optics remains a question
With the appointment of former SC judge Pinaki Chandra Ghose as country’s first Lokpal, it will be interesting to see what tangible changes it can lead to or will it remain good for optics alone
Centre was 'forced' to appoint Lokpal under pressure of Supreme Court, people's movement, says Anna Hazare
Hazare said that the Lokpal was being appointed nine years since the people's movement for the ombudsman's post. "The world is now seeing how powerful the public is. The Supreme Court is also very powerful," the activist said.
#MainBhiChowkidar: Narendra Modi's digital campaign aims to surpass Mera Booth Sabse Mazboot outreach of one crore
Similar to the ‘NaMo Again’ campaign, this initiative shall come up with merchandise. The ‘NaMo Again’ campaign includes caps, T-shirts, etc., with printed slogans – all available online.
Justice PC Ghose likely to be India's first Lokpal: Ex-SC judge ordered framing of charges against LK Advani in Babri Masjid case
Retired Supreme Court judge, Justice Pinaki Chandra Ghose is likely to be named as India's first Lokpal, the anti-corruption ombudsman.
As Anna Hazare called off his seven-day fast for the formation of a Lokpal at the Centre and Lokayuktas in the states, the anti-corruption crusader who once drew thousands to the national capital's central protest grounds must now grapple with his new image as an activist diminished.
Anna Hazare calls off fast after talk with Devendra Fadnavis; Maharashtra CM says Lokpal appointment process to begin soon
Hazare has also been demanding implementation of the Swaminathan Commission recommendations on ways to address agrarian distress, besides electoral reforms.
Devendra Fadnavis meets Anna Hazare in Maharashtra's Ralegan Siddhi, supports social activist's demand to set up Lokpal, Lokayuktas
Hazare claimed that senior BJP leaders who once vehemently backed his Lokpal demand had turned 'allergic' to it after coming to power.
Anna Hazare loses 5 kgs of weight on seventh day of indefinite hunger strike demanding setting up of Lokpal and Lokayuktas
Hazare went on a hunger strike from 30 January demanding the setting up of a Lokpal at the Centre and Lokayuktas in states
Devendra Fadnavis says Maharashtra govt has agreed to almost all of Anna Hazare's demands, asks activist to end his hunger strike
Anna Hazare had earlier warned that if the Modi government did not fulfil its promises, he would return his Padma Bhushan award.
If Anna Hazare's agitation spreads across India, there will be chaos: Shiv Sena tells govt as fast enters sixth day
Anna Hazare, the face of the Lokpal movement, has been demanding the appointment of anti-corruption watchdogs at the Centre and in Maharashtra and resolution of farmers' issue
Anna Hazare says don't want Padma Bhushan if Centre doesn't fulfil Lokpal, Swaminathan Commission demands
Social activist Anna Hazare, whose indefinite hunger strike entered the fifth day on Sunday, warned that if the Narendra Modi government did not fulfil its promises, he would return his Padma Bhushan.