Anna Hazare will continue his fast
till his health permits and there is no perceived threat to
his life, his associate Kiran Bedi said, stressing that
his protest is an indefinite hunger strike and "not a
Two days after the killing of Al Qaeda founder Osama bin Laden, India reiterated that talks with Pakistan would continue and expressed concern about the impact of the situation in Afghanistan if coalition forces withdrew early.
Justice Santosh Hegde`s threat
to quit the Lokpal drafting committee over the alleged smear
campaign against civil society activists blew over today with
their representatives deciding that he will continue in the
Union minister Mukul Roy`s son Subhrangsu Roy, who is absconding after being booked on charges of assaulting EC officials, can contest the upcoming
polls unless he was proved a convict, a top West Bengal
electoral officer said.
Congress objections to the
inclusion of BJP leaders Jaswant Singh and Yashwant Sinha in
the JPC probing the 2G spectrum scam have fallen flat with
Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar ruling in favour of their