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Anna Hazare makes team swear off politics; to resume protest for Jan Lokpal... 22.3.2018 DNA: Bangalore
Anna Hazare makes team swear off politics; to resume protest for Jan Lokpal...
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Modi failed to fulfil promises to farmers, of Lokpal: Hazare 18.3.2018 All News-IANS Stories
Social activist Anna Hazare on Sunday attacked Prime Minister Narender Modi, saying he has failed to fulfill promises made to farmers and on the Lokpal.
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No go-ahead from authorities, ready for satyagrah in jail: Hazare 16.3.2018 General News
Social activist Anna Hazare on Friday said the 'satyagrah' or agitation he plans to launch on March 23 could be held in Delhi jail also since authorities had so far not given permission for the protest despite several requests in four months.
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Anna Hazare expresses displeasure over damage to statues 7.3.2018 General News
Social activist Anna Hazare today expressed displeasure over damage to the statues across the country and said "nobody has the right to do such things". He also said the war between India and Pakistan would push both the countries three decades back but "the country should go for it if Pakistan fails to understand (the language of peace)." However, Hazare had an advice for the people of Jammu and Kashmir that peaceful means, and not lathis and guns, would help resolve their issues as "non-violence is more powerful way than violence". Talking to reporters after addressing his maiden public meeting here, he said the bringing down or vandalisation of statues is not a good thing happening in the country. "It is not good what is happening in the country. These statues have been built in recognition of their work," the 80-year-old activist said in response to a question about damage caused to statues of various personalities in different parts of the country. Two statues of communist icon ..
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Hazare attacks Centre for not appointing Lokpal 28.2.2018 General News
Attacking the Narendra Modi led government at the Centre for not appointing a Lokpal, social activist Anna Hazare said today he would raise this issue along with farmers' problems and the need for electoral reforms when he begins his 'Satyagraha' in the national capital on March 23. "I will sit on a fast during the proposed Satyagraha at Ramlila maidan in New Delhi on Mar 23 to press for my demands", Hazare, who was here on a two day visit from Feb 26 said. The face of the Jan Lokpal movement in 2011, the 80-year-old chose March 23 to launch the agitation as it happens to be the Shaheed Diwas (Martyr's Day). The Satyagrah will highlight the problems faced by the farmers, Jan Lokpal and for electoral reforms, he said. "After 2011 agitation we get a legislation passed now we will ensure that it (Lokpal) is implemented," Hazare said. He hit out at the Narendra Modi government for not appointing Lokpal at the Centre. The BJP had made a lot of promises during elections, but people are ...
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Bitter experience? Anna's condition for those wishing to join 'Satyagraha' : Vow to never join politics 28.2.2018 General News
Social activist Anna Hazare, who spearheaded nation-wide anti-graft protests in 2011, is again set to launch a 'satyagraha' in Delhi next month, but those wanting to join his campaign have to fulfil one mandatory condition - a vow they will not join electoral politics. The 80-year-old anti-corruption crusader, whose previous agitation propelled many leaders, including Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, to the national limelight has decided that those who wish to associate with him now will have to swear in an affidavit that they will not join politics in future. "During past agitations, among those who associated with me, one is a chief minister, another is a governor and yet another is a minister. Now if anyone associated with me joins politics in future, I will take him to the court. We are taking affidavits from those joining my agitation that they will not enter electoral politics," Hazare told PTI. Apart from Kejriwal, Puducherry Lieutenant Governor Kiran Bedi and Union ...
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Anna Hazare slams Centre for weak Lokpal, says eradicating corruption without electoral reforms not possible 28.2.2018 Latest News Politics on Firstpost
Eradicating political corruption without reforming the electoral process is not possible, social activist Anna Hazare said on Tuesday even as he accused the Narendra Modi government of bringing in a weak Lokpal.
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Eradicating corruption without electoral reforms not possible: Hazare 27.2.2018 General News
Eradicating political corruption without reforming the electoral process is not possible, social activist Anna Hazare said today even as he accused the Narendra Modi government of bringing in a weak lokpal. "The Modi government has brought a weak Lokpal. The government talks about a corruption free system but it seems it has no intention of bringing a strong Lokpal," Hazare said addressing a meeting here. He attacked the previous UPA government for not bringing in a Lokpal bill despite a promise by former prime minister Manmohan Singh. Hazare said he will hold a 'satyagraha' in Delhi on March 23 to highlight problems faced by farmers, the Jan Lokpal issue and the need for electoral reforms. Hazare was on a two-day visit to UP to garner support for the proposed Satyagraha. The social activist, who was the face of anti-corruption protests in 2011, had last year chosen March 23 as the day to launch his 'satyagraha' as it happens to be Martyr's Day.
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Anna Hazare's satyagraha on Jan Lokpal issue from Mar 23 26.2.2018 General News
Social activist Anna Hazare said today he will hold a 'satyagraha' in Delhi on March 23. Addressing a gathering here, Hazare said that the agitation was being held to highlight the problems faced by the farmers, the Jan Lokpal issue and the need for electoral reforms. Hazare is on a two-day visit to UP to garner support for the proposed satyagraha. He will engage in various programmes on February 27 in neighbouring Sitapur district and leave for Pune on February 28 morning, Sunil Lal member of a national core committee set up by Hazare, said. Hazare, who was the face of anti-corruption protests in 2011, had last year chosen March 23 as the day to launch the 'satyagraha' as it happens to be Martyr's Day.
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Anna Hazare to visit Lucknow to garner support for 'satyagrah' 23.2.2018 General News
Social activist Anna Hazare will be on a two-day visit to the state capital from February 26 to garner support for the proposed 'satyagrah' in Delhi to demand for the appointment of Jan Lokpal. "Anna will engage in various programmes on February 26 in Lucknow and on February 27 he will be in Sitapur and will leave for Pune on February 28 morning," coordinator of the 'India Against Corruption' (IAC) volunteers' association said. He said that the 'satyagrah' will rake the issue of plights of farmers and electoral reforms that India needs urgently. Hazare, who has been the face of the Lokpal movement, had last year chosen March 23 to launch the agitation 'satyagrah' as it happens to be the 'Shaheed Diwas' (Martyr's Day).
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Ahead of Delhi rally next month, Anna Hazare likely to visit Jammu and Kashmir 17.2.2018 Zee News : States
  Social activist Anna Hazare is likely to visit Jammu and Kashmir before launching an agitation over Jan Lokpal and farmers issues in New Delhi next month, an NGO said on Saturday.
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Anna Hazare likely to visit J&K ahead of Delhi rally next month 17.2.2018 deccanherald.com

Social activist Anna Hazare is likely to visit Jammu and Kashmir before launching an agitation over Jan Lokpal and farmers issues in New Delhi next month, an NGO said on Saturday.

"We have invited him (Hazare) to visit Jammu and he has accepted the invite. We are expecting him to address a public meeting here before the March 23 rally in Delhi," chairperson of International Anti-Corruption and Human Rights Council Manjot Singh Kohli told reporters here.

She said a team of her NGO met the social activist in Delhi last week on his invitation.

"We are happy to be the part of his movement and want everyone especially the youth of Jammu and Kashmir to join us for the success in the crusade against corruption," Kohli said.

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Anna Hazare may visit Jammu and Kashmir ahead of Delhi rally next month 17.2.2018 News
We have invited him to visit Jammu and he has accepted the invite, says International Anti-Corruption and Human Rights Council
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Congress releases chargesheet against Delhi Govt 14.2.2018 General News
The Delhi Congress on Wednesday released chargesheet against Aaam Aadmi Party (AAP) led Delhi Government.Delhi Pradesh Congress Committee President Ajay Maken released the chargesheet, which is in the form of a booklet, in the presence of former Delhi chief minister Sheila Dikshit and other senior party leaders.It is not AAM Aadmi Party but Khas Aadmi Party (Important Man Party). The booklet contains the evaluation of different departments of Delhi. We have also compared Congress' 15-year-rule with of AAP rule, which is based on facts and figures.We have highlighted how the AAP government sidelined development. We have also checked the reality of promises made by the AAP before Delhi elections in 2015."The Janlokpal Bill passed by AAP government is a Jokepal, which they are still not able to get it approved," Maken said.Talking about the education sector, Maken said, "Despite big claims by Delhi government, 98000 students left government schools. In last one year, record 9149 people ..
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AAP failed to fulfil promises: Cong 9.2.2018 Hindu: Delhi
It had made hollow promises: Yoganand Shastri
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Govt more concerned about industrialists Ambani, Adani, not farmers: Hazare 7.2.2018 Business Standard: News Now
He claimed that nearly 1.2 million farmers have committed suicide in the last 70 years in the country
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Anna Hazare says Narendra Modi has 'ego of prime ministership', to hold agitation in New Delhi from 23 March 22.1.2018 Latest News Politics on Firstpost
Anti-corruption crusader Anna Hazare has alleged that Prime Minister Narendra Modi has an "ego of his prime ministership", adding that it was the reason why Modi was not responding to his letters
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Rahul slams government for not implementing Lokpal 5.1.2018 All News-IANS Stories
Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Friday hit out at the Narendra Modi government for not bringing in the Jan Lokpal, and asked how long will it lie.
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Rahul Gandhi slams govt over continued delay in Lokpal appointment 5.1.2018 Politics
The Lokpal Bill was passed by Parliament in 2013
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Anna Hazare to visit Hubballi on Jan 4 28.12.2017 Deccan Herald - News
Noted anti-corruption crusader Anna Hazare, who will launch a nation-wide stir demanding the Jan Lokpal, in Delhi on March 23, will visit Hubballi and address students, farmers and others at Nehru Stadium here on January 4 at 3:00 pm. Bhrishtachar Virodhi Janandolan Samiti member Sri Basavajayamruthyunjaya Swamiji of Koodalasangam told media persons here on Thursday that Anna Hazare is launching an agitation demanding anti-corruption measures, farmers welfare and election reforms, and he would explain his views in Hubballi and would interact with the public, to create awareness about the movement. On Mahadayi Anna Hazare is already aware of Mahadayi issue. As it is a major problem for farmers in this region, he would be urged to include solution for Mahadayi dispute in his demands, and to write letters to the prime minister and chief ministers of Goa, Maharashtra and Karnataka. Prime ministers intervention is the only way to resolve the dispute fast, and to get Mahadayi water for drinking purpose in the ...
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