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'Fighting corruption is like a second freedom struggle' 5.11.2018 Rediff: Interviews
'We have to rise over our divisions.'
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Will Appoint Lokayukta Within 3 Months, Nagaland Tells Supreme Court 31.10.2018 NDTV News - Latest
The Nagaland government today gave an undertaking before the Supreme Court that it would appoint the state Lokayukta within three months.
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How the CBI can be saved 31.10.2018 Rediff: News
'The CBI should be bifurcated and the CBI's charter should be restricted to anti-corruption cases.'<br>'The investigation of major criminal cases having national and international implications, and national crimes spread over more than one state may be entrusted to a new national crime bureau,' recommends Dr Madhav Godbole, the former home secretary.
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CBI Director divested of charge, opposition smells a rat 24.10.2018 Sify Finance
In a dramatic midnight development, the government virtually removed CBI Director Alok Verma amid speculation that he was planning to order a probe into the controversial Rafale deal, a charge Finance Minister Arun Jaitley dismissed as "rubbish" saying it was done to ensure fairplay in investigations into bribery allegations levelled in the war between him and the agency's number two Rakesh Asthana.
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‘CBI director and his deputy sent on leave in accordance with highest standards of fairness’: Centre 24.10.2018 Scroll.in - News that matters
The Congress said the removal of Alok Verma as CBI’s director was the ‘last nail’ into the agency’s independence.
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Anna Hazare Puts Off Hunger Strike After "Ray Of Hope" 3.10.2018 NDTV News - India-news
Social activist Anna Hazare Tuesday put off his proposed hunger strike over various demands including appointment of Lokpal, saying the government had taken certain steps that had shown a "ray of...
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Anna Hazare puts off proposed fast, gives govt time till Jan 30 2.10.2018 Rediff: News
He said though there was a "ray of hope", certain issues he had flagged remained unresolved.
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Anna Hazare postpones hunger strike over Lokpal after talks with Maharashtra minister 2.10.2018 Zee News : India National
Hazare had earlier warned to go on a hunger strike from October 2.
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Anna Hazare To Begin Hunger Strike Today Over Lokpal, Lokayukta Demand 2.10.2018 NDTV News - Latest
Anna Hazare said last week that he is firm on his decision to sit on a hunger strike from today. The reason for his fast, he says, is the government's inaction over setting up of anti-corruption...
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Anna Hazare set to begin hunger strike over Lokpal issue 2.10.2018 Zee News : States
Anna Hazare had last week written a letter to PM Modi over Lokpal issue.
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Anna Hazare write to PM Narendra Modi over Lokpal issue, warns of hunger strike from October 2 28.9.2018 Zee News : India National
Hazare said that Govt made tall promises but didn't appoint a Lokpal.
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Prasar Bharti Chief, Ex-SBI Head In Lokpal Search Committee 27.9.2018 NDTV News - Top-stories
The Modi government Thursday constituted an eight-member search committee, to be headed by former Supreme Court judge Justice Ranjana Prakash Desai, to recommend the chairperson and members of the...
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Prasar Bharti chief, ex-SBI head in Lokpal search committee 27.9.2018 Rediff: News
The move assumes significance as the government decided to go ahead with the formation of the search committee despite Congress leader in Lok Sabha, Mallikarjun Kharge, boycotting meetings of the Lokpal selection panel.
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Centre appoints Lokpal search panel; Prasar Bharti chief, ex-SBI head included as members 27.9.2018 Zee News : India National
Former SBI chief Arundhati Bhattacharya, Prasar Bharati chairperson A Surya Prakash and ISRO head AS Kiran Kumar have been appointed as members.
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"Special Invitee" Mallikarjun Kharge Refuses To Attend Lokpal Meet 19.9.2018 NDTV News - Latest
Senior Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge on Wednesday again declined to attend a meeting of the Lokpal Selection Committee, reiterating that "invitation as special invitee without the right of...
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Contempt Petition Against Uttarakhand High Court Judge Dismissed 6.9.2018 NDTV News - Latest
The Uttarakhand High Court dismissed Wednesday a contempt petition filed against Justice Lokpal Singh of the court.
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Congress Boycotts Lokpal Selection Panel Meet For 5th Time In A Year 4.9.2018 NDTV News - Top-stories
The Congress has boycotted the Lokpal Selection Committee meeting for a fifth time this year, asserting that it would continue to do so until the leader of the single largest opposition party is given...
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Congress veteran Mallikarjun Kharge skips Lokpal selection panel meet for fifth time 4.9.2018 Zee News : India National
Kharge had written a letter to PM Modi demanding the status of a full-fledged member of the Lokpal selection panel. 
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Anna Hazare To Sit On Strike From October 2, Seeks Pension For Farmers 3.9.2018 NDTV News - India-news
Social activist Anna Hazare will sit on a hunger strike in Mumbai from October 2 over issues like appointment of Lokpal and welfare measures for the agrarian sector, including Rs 5,000 monthly pension...
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Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge declines invite to Lokpal meet a 4th time 20.8.2018 DNA: Opinion
Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge has declined PM Narendra Modi's invite to attend the Lokpal committee meeting for the fourth time in a row, as the Centre has not acceded to his demand that he be recognised as the Leader of Opposition. Previously, too, Kharge has been invited to the Lokpal meetings as a "special invitee", which he has been protesting. He has stated his displeasure with the status in written letters on February 28, April 10, and July 18. "Despite these earlier letters of mine, the government continues to invite me as a special invitee to the Selection Committee, knowing very well what the outcome would be. Perhaps, the government intends this outcome in order to create another strawman to attack by suggesting that the opposition is not cooperating in implementing the Lokpal Act," Kharge wrote in a letter dated August 19. Pointing at section 8 of the Brief for the Selection Committee meeting to be held on Tuesday, Kharge said that the Committee comprises only four members — the Prime ...
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