Not the story of Gandhi or Anna Hazare, but the essence is same, says Jha.
Social activist Anna Hazare will undertake a month-long statewide tour from May 1 to create public awareness on the need for a strong Lokayukta legislation in Maharashtra.
Social activist Anna Hazare would be
shifted to a hospital in Gurgaon, near Delhi.
Aruna Roy believes Hazare`s movement lacked the ideological
tethering required to hold mass campaigns together and
was driven by the mass media.
Anna Hazare on Monday condemned
the blackening of Congress president Sonia Gandhi`s poster in
Delhi, saying it was not good for democracy.
After the incident in which Ramdev`s face was smeared with ink and Anna Hazare said such
attacks will not deter "people`s movements".
Bal Thackeray on Sunday trained his guns on Team Anna members Kiran Bedi, Arvind Kejriwal and Manish Sisodia.
The Bombay High Court on Friday dismissed a public interest litigation
filed by a Pune-based activist seeking investigations into the
trust of Anna Hazare.
Anna Hazare`s health is improving but he will need to remain in hospital
for a week, doctors
attending on him said on Sunday.
There was minor improvement in
Anna Hazare`s health on Wednesday as his fever subsided to 100
degrees from 102 degrees last night.
Supporters of Anna Hazare gathered
in Mumbai to participate in the three-day fast for a strong Lokpal,
look upon him as an avatar of Lord Krishna.
The CPI today said social activist
Anna Hazare should be "flexible" in his approach for achieving
a strong Lokpal and let the Parliament debate on the issue.
Anna Hazare today said that allegations of his links with RSS, were
being leveled against him by "supporters of corruption".
will be reaching here tomorrow for his three-day protest
fast after visiting the Sant Dnyaneshwar Samadhi en route.
Ahead of his three-day
fast here from December 27, Anna Hazare has caught cold but his associates say it
is no major cause for concern.
Metropolitan magistrate rejected the plea
by Satbir Singh of Haryana who had sought registration of a criminal case against Hazare and team members.
Appreciating the services
of anti-graft crusader Anna Hazare and Ramdev in mobilising public opinion against corruption, BJP Thursday appealed to them to "stay aloof" from politics.
Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan today declined to comment on the anti-corruption movement launched by Anna Hazare. When journalists asked him at the airport here on Hazare`s campaign, he just smiled and walked on.
Civil society activist Arvind Kejriwal Monday sought to know why government leaders were so opposed to bringing the prime minister under the Lokpal`s purview.
Gandhian Anna Hazare on
asked the people for repeat of a sit-in protest at Delhi`s Jantar Mantar if the government does not pass the Jan Lokpal
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Day in Pics: 27th January
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