Janlokpal Bill

Delhi Assembly passes Janlokpal Bill, AAP govt terms it 'strongest' anti-graft legislation

Delhi Assembly passes Janlokpal Bill, AAP govt terms it 'strongest' anti-graft legislation

The house cleared the bill with two amendments passed by the Delhi cabinet on Thursday evening

Dec 04, 2015, 22:03 PM IST

Will support lokpal bill if AAP govt tables 2014 version: Yogendra Yadav

Yogednra Yadav asked the Arvind Kejriwal dispensation what were the "compulsions" for not tabling the 2014 Janlokpal Bill.

Dec 04, 2015, 17:53 PM IST

Janlokpal Bill: AAP govt amends draft, include Hazare points

Delhi government on Thursday approved two amendments in the appointment and removal clauses in the draft Janlokpal legislation.

Dec 04, 2015, 00:30 AM IST
After AAP leaders, Bhushan meets Anna over Janlokpal Bill

After AAP leaders, Bhushan meets Anna over Janlokpal Bill

Former AAP leader Prashant Bhushan Thursday took his fight against Arvind Kejriwal govt's Janlokpal Bill to veteran activist Anna Hazare.

Dec 03, 2015, 12:58 PM IST

AAP in 'damage control' mode, says Yadav on possible changes in Janlokpal draft

Swaraj Abhiyan leader Yogendra Yadav on Wednesday said that ruling AAP is indulging in "damage control" exercise by hinting to accept Anna Hazare's suggestions on Janlokpal Bill, stating that he would "join celebrations" if the government passes the 2014 draft Bill in toto.

Dec 02, 2015, 20:25 PM IST

Will step in if Centre obstructs Delhi Janlokpal Bill: Anna Hazare

Social activist Anna Hazare on Tuesday said he will step in if the NDA government at the Centre puts obstructions in the way of Janlokpal Bill, introduced in Delhi Assembly by the AAP government.

Dec 01, 2015, 14:29 PM IST

Prashant Bhushan steps up attack on AAP's 'mahajokepal'

Stepping up the attack on ruling AAP over the Janlokpal Bill, Prashant Bhushan on Sunday said that the proposed legislation is "completely" different from its previous 2014 version.

Nov 29, 2015, 14:36 PM IST

Prashant Bhushan ridicules Arvind Kejriwal's Janlokpal

Swaraj Abhiyan leader Prashant Bhushan on Friday claimed the Delhi government's new Janlokpal Bill is different from what was drafted during the Anna Hazare-led anti-corruption movement, as the app

Nov 28, 2015, 11:47 AM IST
AAP govt's Janlokpal Bill 'worse than a Jokepal': Prashant Bhushan

AAP govt's Janlokpal Bill 'worse than a Jokepal': Prashant Bhushan

Prashant Bhushan, a noted lawyer, said the bill "thrashes" all the principles of an independent Lokpal and it is "worse than a Jokepal".

Nov 28, 2015, 10:49 AM IST

LS polls: Arvind Kejriwal releases AAP manifesto, promises to end corruption

Ahead of 2014 General Elections, Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday released party`s manifesto, promising to put an end to corruption and to decriminalise gay sex.

Apr 03, 2014, 18:40 PM IST

Kejriwal violated oath of CM`s office: Shinde

Sushilkumar Shinde sought to defend joint opposition by Congress and BJP to introduction of Janlokpal Bill in Delhi Assembly and accused AAP, Arvind Kejriwal of violating his oath of chief minister.

Feb 15, 2014, 18:16 PM IST

Not bound to support Janlokpal Bill in Assembly: Binny

Expelled AAP MLA Vinod Kumar Binny on Thursday said he will support the Janlokpal Bill in Delhi Assembly only if it is in line with Anna Hazare`s draft and insisted that he would not be bound by any party whip on the issue.

Feb 13, 2014, 20:52 PM IST

Janlokpal bill will be tabled without Centre`s nod: AAP

Alleging that BJP and Congress have joined hands to stall Janlokpal Bill, Aam Aadmi Party on Saturday said its government would ensure passage of the proposed legislation in the Assembly`s special session without prior approval of the Centre.

Feb 08, 2014, 19:30 PM IST

Kejriwal out to destroy democratic principles: Cong MLA

Congress on Friday slammed Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) convener Arvind Kejriwal over his claims of getting the Janlokpal Bill passed if voted to power in Delhi, saying he had not only insulted the Constitution, but also lowered the dignity of the state Assembly.

Nov 15, 2013, 19:53 PM IST

Anna Hazare threatens to sit on indefinite fast again

Activist Anna Hazare on Saturday threatened to sit on an indefinite fast again in Delhi from October demanding passage of `Janlokpal Bill`.

Jun 01, 2013, 17:41 PM IST

Arvind Kejriwal not above being lured by power: Anna Hazare

Anna Hazare led the anti-graft movement, demanding the Janlokpal bill, in which Kejriwal was among his colleagues.

Nov 01, 2012, 13:40 PM IST

Congress virtually ignored Team Anna’s protest

Congress on Monday virtually ignored Team Anna`s six-day protest for an effective Janlokpal Bill and its demands for action against "corrupt" ministers.

Jul 30, 2012, 22:03 PM IST

`Anna don’t take Indian janta for granted`

Controversial actor and TV reality show contestant Kamaal Rashid Khan has slammed Anna Hazare’s movement against corruption.

Aug 23, 2011, 12:42 PM IST

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