Team Anna in politics; will it work?

So, India is about to get a new political party (or political front) with Team Anna seeking people’s views on providing a political alternative.

Anna fast: Govt highlights steps taken against corruption

The government on Tuesday highlighted the slew of measures taken by it over the last one year to tackle corruption.

Team Anna fail to draw crowds at Ramlila Maidan

Team Anna`s protest against a
"weak" Lokpal Bill remained a damp squib for the second day
on Wednesday as supporters refused to be drawn to Ramlila Maidan.

BJP opposes Lokpal, Digvijay attacks Team Anna

A day after the BJP voted against the Constitution Amendment Bill on Lokpal in Lok Sabha, Digvijay Singh on Wednesday again hit out at Anna Hazare and his team.

Fast may lead to kidney failure: Doctors on Anna

Anna Hazare, who is sitting on a three-day fast here for a strong Lokpal, has been strongly advised by doctors to end his fast.

Poor turnout leaves Team Anna disappointed

Team Anna`s Lokpal protest here elicited a lukewarm response with organisers blaming winter chill and absence of Anna Hazare for the poor turnout.

Lokpal Bill lives up to promise: PM

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Tuesday assured that the Lokpal Bill will surely weed out corruption from our society.

Unwell Anna refuses as team urges him to end fast

An unrelenting Anna Hazare, who is suffering from fever refused to give up his fast despite requests from close aides.

Reject govt’s Lokpal Bill: Kejriwal to Parliament

Team Anna member Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday appealed to Parliament to reject government’s Lokpal Bill, which he dubbed as “weak”.

Lokpal Bill a farce; will divide India again: BJP

Leading the BJP’s charge in Parliament on the issue of Lokpal Bill, Leader of Opposition in Lok Sabha Sushma Swaraj said on Tuesday that the bill being proposed by the government is ‘weak’.

Present Lokpal Bill is unconstitutional: BJP

Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Yashwant Sinha termed the Lokpal Bill as "unconstitutional" ahead of Tuesday`s debate in Parliament over the contentious legislation.

Lokpal debate begins in Parliament

MoS in PMO V Narayanasamy moved the Lokpal Bill for debate in Lok Sabha on Tuesday.

PM confident Lokpal Bill will be passed

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Tuesday said he was hopeful that the Lokpal Bill will be passed in the current session of Parliament.

Unite to fight corruption, Digvijay tells MPs

With the Parliament set to debate the contentious Lokpal bill Tuesday, Congress general secretary Digvijay Singh called it an opportunity for parliamentarians to show their unity against corruption.

Cold plays spoiler to parallel fast in Delhi

While Anna Hazare is holding a fast in Mumbai for a strong Lokpal, a parallel fast is being held at Delhi’s Ramlila Grounds by Team Anna activists, including the father-son duo of Shanti and Prashant Bhushan.

Govt to monitor Anna’s speeches

A visibly uncomfortable government has decided to keep a strict watch on Anna Hazare`s and his fiery speeches during his three-day fast.

1.54 lakh register for Anna’s Jail Bharo Andolan

Nearly 1 lakh and fifty four thousand people have already registered for Anna`s Jail Bharo Andolan and more are expected to join in.

Anna fit and fine ahead of fast

Noted social activist Anna Hazare is in a good health, his close aides claimed on Tuesday.

Agitation only to achieve independent CBI: Bedi

Ahead of Anna Hazare`s fast from
Tuesday to demand a `strong` Lokpal, Team Anna on Monday said it
was not aligned with anyone in particular and that it was
only fighting to achieve an "independent" and "non-partisan"
CBI.

`Anna to put off protests if Par session extended`

Team Anna member Kiran Bedi said on Thursday Anna Hazare will postpone his protests if Parliament session is extended to pass the Lokpal Bill.