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Anna returns with anti-graft protest, threatens more agitation (Roundup)


March 25th, 2012 - 9:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 25 (IANS) Anna Hazare, on a day-long fast Sunday, set a 2014 deadline -- when general elections are scheduled -- for an all-powerful anti-corruption watchdog and ... Read more...

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Full faith in Anna’s movement, say whistle-blowers’ families, friends


March 25th, 2012 - 9:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 25 (IANS) Families of whistle-blowers who were killed after they raised voice against corruption joined Anna Hazare's day-long fast at Jantar Mantar Sunday and expressed full ... Read more...

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Crowds swell as Anna begins fast (Lead)


March 25th, 2012 - 2:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 25 (IANS) Hundreds of people gathered at the Jantar Mantar here Sunday as Anna Hazare began his day-long fast to demand a stronger Lokpal bill to ... Read more...

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Government has failed to protect whistleblowers: Hazare


March 25th, 2012 - 12:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 25 (IANS) The government has failed in protecting people who are fighting against corruption in the country, said activist Anna Hazare Sunday ahead of his day-long ... Read more...

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Team Anna gears up for Sunday protest at Jantar Mantar


March 23rd, 2012 - 8:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 23 (IANS) Street plays, pamphlets to drum up support and a series of meetings to form teams of volunteers and take care of logistics -- Team ... Read more...

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Whistle-blowers bill passed by Lok Sabha


December 28th, 2011 - 1:42 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 28 (IANS) The Lok Sabha late Tuesday night passed the whistle-blowers bill, providing protection to those providing information about corruption.The Public Interest Disclosure and Protection to Persons ... Read more...

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Bansal appeals to Lok Sabha to pass Lokpal bill


December 26th, 2011 - 8:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 26 (IANS) Ahead of the debate in the Lok Sabha on the Lokpal bill, Parliamentary Affairs Minister Pawan Kumar Bansal appealed to members to help pass the ... Read more...

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Lokpal among slew of anti-corruption bills on winter session table


November 17th, 2011 - 12:05 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 16 (IANS) The government Wednesday said it is determined to pass the Lokpal bill as it unveiled its agenda for the winter session of parliament that ... Read more...

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Activists’ imprint on whistle-blower protection act?


August 11th, 2011 - 11:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 11 (IANS) Even as the government and Team Anna spar over the Lokpal bill, the parliamentary panel looking into the whistle-blower protection bill has given a report ... Read more...

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Jan Lokpal Bill to be basis of anti-graft law: Kejriwal


April 10th, 2011 - 7:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 10 (IANS) The civil society's version of the Lokpal Bill will be the basis for a stringent anti-graft law, social activist and member of the bill's joint ... Read more...

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