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Team Hazare to hold brainstorming session on Jan Lokpal bill


September 9th, 2011 - 10:59 pm ICT by IANS
Ralegan Siddhi (Maharahstra), Sep 9 (IANS) Anna Hazare and his team will start a two-day brainstorming session here Saturday over the future course of action for the Jan Lokpal ... Read more...

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Hazare-government tensions can cause political turbulence again


September 4th, 2011 - 2:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 4 (IANS) As tensions between the Anna Hazare-led civil society and the government escalate, several political observers fear the developments can delay the much-awaited Lokpal bill ... Read more...

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Shanti Bhushan-Amar Singh CD not doctored: Police


August 30th, 2011 - 9:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 30 (IANS) A controversial CD purportedly containing a conversation between Team Anna's senior member Shanti Bhushan, Samajwadi Party (SP) chief Mulayam Singh Yadav and former SP ... Read more...

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Great idea but pass our bill first, Team Anna tells Rahul


August 26th, 2011 - 4:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 26 (IANS) Team Anna Friday appreciated Congress MP Rahul Gandhi's suggestion that the Lokpal be elevated to constitutional status. They, however, stuck to their demand that ... Read more...

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Government bends, Anna to fast at Ramlila ground (Roundup)


August 18th, 2011 - 10:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 18 (IANS) On the third day of protests across India, the government blinked Thursday and allowed the fasting and still in jail Anna Hazare to hold his ... Read more...

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Time line of Anna Hazare’s detention episode


August 16th, 2011 - 8:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 16 (IANS) The time line of events as veteran social activist Anna Hazare was detained along with supporters.7.20 a.m.- Anna Hazare and Arvind Kejriwal along with six ... Read more...

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Kiran Bedi, Shanti Bhushan released


August 16th, 2011 - 8:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 16 (IANS) Civil rights activists Kiran Bedi and Shanti Bhushan, detained by Delhi Police Tuesday morning ahead of Anna Hazare's fast-unto-death, were released in the evening, police ... Read more...

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Anna sent to Tihar Jail, protests engulf India (Evening Lead)


August 16th, 2011 - 7:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 16 (IANS) Civil society activist Anna Hazare was Tuesday arrested and sent to Tihar Jail as Delhi Police moved to stop his fast-unto-death to press for ... Read more...

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Thousands gather at Delhi’s Chhatrasal stadium in Anna’s support


August 16th, 2011 - 5:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 16 (IANS) Unmindful of the continuous rain, thousands of supporters of Gandhian Anna Hazare gathered at the Chhatrasal stadium in north Delhi Tuesday soon after he was ... Read more...

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Anna Hazare detained, India outraged (Afternoon Lead)


August 16th, 2011 - 4:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 16 (IANS) Civil society activist Anna Hazare was detained by Delhi Police Tuesday, shortly before he was to begin an indefinite fast to press for a ... Read more...

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Team Anna unlikely to move Supreme Court Tuesday


August 16th, 2011 - 3:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 16 (IANS) Senior Supreme Court lawyer Prashant Bhushan said it was unlikely that activist Anna Hazare and his team would Tuesday move the Supreme Court, challenging their ... Read more...

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Refuses to offer bail, Kiran Bedi tweets


August 16th, 2011 - 2:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 16 (IANS) Former police officer Kiran Bedi tweeted Tuesday that she has refused to offer bail after being detained with Anna Hazare and that she may be ... Read more...

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Hazare, associates detained, protests across Delhi (Second Lead)


August 16th, 2011 - 12:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 16 (IANS) Civil society activist Anna Hazare was detained by Delhi Police Tuesday morning as he was about to set out for his fast in support ... Read more...

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Prove graft allegations, Hazare dares government (Second Lead)


August 15th, 2011 - 12:12 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 14 (IANS) Terming the government's allegations of corruption against him as "baseless and false", social activist Anna Hazare Sunday dared it to start a probe against him ... Read more...

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Hazare dares government to prove graft allegations (Lead)


August 14th, 2011 - 10:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 14 (IANS) Terming the government's allegations of corruption against him as "baseless and false", social activist Anna Hazare Sunday dared it to start a probe against him ... Read more...

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Corruption allegations against me baseless, says Anna


August 14th, 2011 - 9:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 14 (IANS) Terming the government's allegations of corruption against him as "baseless and false", social activist Anna Hazare Sunday dared the government to start a probe against ... Read more...

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Anna slams Lokpal bill, vows fast from Aug 16 (Second Lead)


August 11th, 2011 - 12:29 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 10 (IANS) Hardening its posture, Team Anna Hazare Wednesday told a parliamentary panel to recommend to the government to replace the Lokpal bill with a stronger anti-corruption ... Read more...

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Anna to meet parliamentary panel, says Lokpal Bill eyewash (Lead)


August 10th, 2011 - 2:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 10 (IANS) Anna Hazare and other civil society activists Wednesday said they would meet a parliamentary panel on the Lokpal Bill in the evening, but expected little ... Read more...

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Team Anna to meet government panel on Lokpal


August 10th, 2011 - 1:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 10 (IANS) Civil society activists led by social reformer Anna Hazare Wednesday said they would meet a parliamentary standing committee on the anti-graft Lokpal Bill in the ... Read more...

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Another sex racket busted in Delhi, seven held


July 20th, 2011 - 6:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 20 (IANS) Delhi Police Wednesday said they have arrested five call girls and two woman pimps here, the third sex racket to be busted in less than ... Read more...

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I’m not ready to return to films yet: Jeetendra (Interview)


July 4th, 2011 - 11:00 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 4 (IANS) Although his contemporaries are still active in films, veteran actor Jeetendra is not in a mood to act any time soon.Jeetendra was last seen in ... Read more...

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BJP undecided about attending Lokpal meet: Gadkari


June 30th, 2011 - 10:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 30 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Nitin Gadkari has said that his party has yet to decide on attending the all-party meeting on the Lokpal ... Read more...

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Government’s Lokpal draft punishes the complainant: activists


June 23rd, 2011 - 7:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 23 (IANS) The government's draft of the Lokpal bill targets those who complain against graft, rather than the corrupt themselves, civil society members on the bill's joint ... Read more...

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Lokpal meetings: A turbulent journey


June 21st, 2011 - 8:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 21 (IANS) The journey for the Lokpal Bill joint drafting committee, which ended its meetings Tuesday with an exchange of drafts of the government and ... Read more...

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Differences persist, but meet cordial: Team Anna


June 20th, 2011 - 4:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 20 (IANS) Civil society activists, led by Gandhian Anna Hazare, Monday described the meeting with government representatives for drafting the Lokpal bill as "cordial", but said ... Read more...

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Lokpal panel meets amid differences (Lead)


June 20th, 2011 - 1:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 20 (IANS) Civil society members led by Anna Hazare and government representatives met here Monday amid major differences between them on a proposed Lokpal bill."We will ... Read more...

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Team Hazare set for crucial Lokpal meet


June 20th, 2011 - 11:56 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 20 (IANS) Civil society members were Monday set to meet government representatives to iron out differences over the drafting of the Lokpal bill even as Karnataka Lokayukta ... Read more...

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Will not attend further meetings of Lokpal panel: Hegde


June 18th, 2011 - 4:05 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 18 (IANS) Karnataka Lokayukta (ombudsman) N. Santosh Hegde said Saturday that he will not attend further meetings of the Lokpal bill draft panel as he has prior ... Read more...

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Fuming Hazare threatens to fast - again (Lead)


June 16th, 2011 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 16 (IANS) Accusing the government of cheating civil society activists, Gandhian Anna Hazare Thursday vowed to fast here again from Aug 16 in support of a strong ... Read more...

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Hazare questions PM, Congress hits back, war escalates (Roundup)


June 13th, 2011 - 8:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 13 (IANS) A day after Baba Ramdev ended his nine-day fast against corruption, Team Hazare Monday asked Prime Minister Manmohan Singh why he was "scared" of ... Read more...

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Ramdev is a fake baba: Congress


June 12th, 2011 - 6:28 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 12 (IANS) The Congress Sunday attacked yoga guru Baba Ramdev as a "dhongi (fake)" and sought an explanation on how he acquired Rs.1,100 crore to run his ... Read more...

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Need to bring PM under Lokpal, Bhushan writes to Mukherjee (Lead)


June 7th, 2011 - 11:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 7 (IANS) Citing the possibility of a corrupt politician becoming the prime minister, anti-graft Lokpal Bill drafting panel co-chairperson Shanti Bhushan Tuesday wrote a 14-page letter ... Read more...

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Explain opposition to Lokpal panel’s live telecast: Bhushan


June 7th, 2011 - 9:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 7 (IANS) Stressing their demand for live telecast of the Lokpal Bill drafting committee's meetings, panel co-chairperson Shanti Bhushan Tuesday asked his co-chair and Finance Minister ... Read more...

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Team Anna to fast at Rajghat, slams government (Third Lead)


June 7th, 2011 - 7:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 7 (IANS) Defiant civil rights activists, led by Gandhian Anna Hazare, Tuesday announced they will now hold a fast at Rajghat, the memorial to father of ... Read more...

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Government, team Anna headed for showdown (Second Lead)


June 6th, 2011 - 10:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 6 (IANS) The civil society members on the Lokpal Bill drafting committee were headed for a showdown with the government after they boycotted a meeting Monday ... Read more...

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