Yogendra Yadav fears personality cult projection in approaching Anna Hazare
Yogendra Yadav fears personality cult projection in approaching Anna Hazare

Newly-formed outfit Swaraj Abhiyan on Saturday said they might not ask anti-graft crusader Anna Hazare to get associated with them at this juncture fearing the personality cult projection, but might approach the veteran activist in future.

Will seek legal opinion: Hazare on diktat to change NGO name

Social activist Anna Hazare on Thursday said he would seek a legal opinion on the Pune-based Charity Commissioner notice for removal of the word 'Bhrashtachar' (corruption) from the name of his NGO, Bhrashtachar Virodhi Jan Andholan-Maharashtra.

Govindacharya, Hazare's BVJAN oppose changes in land bill

 Former BJP ideologue Govindacharya and Anna Hazare's organisation on Tuesday joined various NGOs and farmers bodies in opposing changes in the land bill and questioned the "haste" in doing so through ordinances.

Politicos take to Twitter to wish Anna Hazare on his birthday

Leaders across the political spectrum on Monday extended birthday greetings to social activist Anna Hazare.

Swami Agnivesh hits out at Arvind Kejriwal

At a time when AAP government is mired in several controversies, Swami Agnivesh, a former member of Anna Hazare's anti graft agitation team, on Thursday said Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal is failing to keep up the high moral standards set by himself.

Court dismisses plea against Kejriwal, Anna Hazare and others

 A court here has dismissed a plea seeking lodging of an FIR against Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, Anna Hazare and others for allegedly "instigating" people against the government during their anti-graft campaign in August 2011 which purportedly led to the death of a youth.

Anna Hazare's SUV auctioned for Rs 9.11 lakhs

The eight-year-old SUV used by social activist Aanna Hazare during various agitations, including Jan Lokpal movement, was on Sunday sold for Rs nine lakhs in an auction at his native Ralegan Siddhi village in Ahmednagar district.

Anna Hazare's SUV to be auctioned at Ralegan Siddhi on May 17

The SUV used by social activist Aanna Hazare during various agitations, including the Jan Lokpal movement, will be auctioned at his native village Ralegan Siddhi.

Ready to launch fast over land bill: Anna Hazare

Saying that Prime Minister Narendra Modi is concerned more about corporates than farmers, social activist Anna Hazare warned of another fast if the "anti-farmer" provisions in the NDA government-proposed Land Acquisition Bill are not removed.

Earthquake survivors of Latur send relief material to Nepal

In a noble gesture, survivors of the 1993 earthquake that claimed over 8,000 lives in Latur in Maharashtra on Thursday joined hands to lend support to the victims of the devastating temblor that shook Nepal recently by sending relief kits that contain essentials and provisions.

Killari quake survivors lend helping hand to Nepal

The survivors of the earthquake which had claimed over 8,000 lives in 1993 here on Thursday joined hands to lend support to the victims in Nepal, who are reeling after the devastating quake.

Anna Hazare writes to Modi on land ordinance, again

Seeking changes to the controversial land acquisition ordinance, Social activist Anna Hazare has written to prime minister Narendra Modi holding that even the fresh ordinance issued earlier this month did not fulfil the promises he had made on protecting the farmers' interests.

AAP's infighting will go on till policies are unclear: Yechury

The bickering in Aam Aadmi Party will continue as long it has no clear perception on socio-economic policies, especially on the issue of communalism, senior CPI(M) leader Sitaram Yechury has said.

Kejriwal wanted to 'sacrifice' Anna Hazare, claims Swami Agnivesh
Kejriwal wanted to 'sacrifice' Anna Hazare, claims Swami Agnivesh

At a time when the Aam Admi Party (AAP) is facing infighting and rebellion from senior party members, social activist Swami Agnivesh has made a scathing attack on Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and claimed that the former RTI activist wanted his 'mentor' Anna Hazare to die during his anti-corruption movement in Delhi in 2011.

Anna Hazare plans another anti-Land Bill protest

Social activist Anna Hazare, who is opposing the controversial Land Acquisition Bill, is said to be keen on undertaking a fast in Delhi on the issue, but he is being dissuaded by activists from doing so on health grounds.

Anna Hazare blows whistle on ''frauds'' misusing his name

Social activist Anna Hazare on Monday blew the whistle on what he termed as "frauds" misusing his name for personal gains.

PM asks for larger pictorial warnings on tobacco products

With the BJP-led NDA government receiving flak from all quarters, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday asked the Health Ministry to increase the size of pictorial warnings on tobacco product packets to 60 percent.

Movements determine the future of India that is Bharat, says Gopalkrishna Gandhi

Former West Bengal governor Gopalkrishna Gandhi said here on Wednesday that "movements" wrote the chapters in the history of India, and would continue to so, the latest being the Anna Hazare movement.

Anna Hazare writes to PM Modi, asks him not to amend 2013 Land Bill

Social activist Anna Hazare has written a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and urged him not to amend the provisions of the existing Land Acquisition Act.

Anna Hazare writes to PM Narendra Modi, asks him not to amend 2013 Land Bill
Anna Hazare writes to PM Narendra Modi, asks him not to amend 2013 Land Bill

Social activist Anna Hazare has written a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and urged him not to amend the provisions of the existing Land Acquisition Act.