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Model-Turned-Guru Who Loved Mercedes, Rolex: 10 Facts On Bhaiyyu Maharaj 12.6.2018 NDTV News - India-news
Spiritual leader Bhaiyyu Maharaj, 50, shot himself on Tuesday, leaving thousands of his followers stunned. The "godman", who was born Uday Singh Deshmukh, allegedly killed himself at his house in...
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Kathua, Unnao rape case: DCW chief on indefinite hunger strike 13.4.2018 General News
Delhi Commission for Women chief Swati Maliwal today started an indefinite hunger strike demanding government to take concrete actions to curb sexual crimes against women. The hunger strike by Maliwal comes in wake of the recent incidents of rape in Kathua and Unnao. Yesterday, she had written a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi regarding the same. "Prime minister did fast for one day yesterday. We were hoping that he will speak something on the issue and will give assurance to the countrymen to ensure safety of our daughters. But silence of the PM and entire govt is very heart breaking," Maliwal said, who offered prayers at Rajghat before beginning the strike. Thousands of people reached the strike venue to participate in the hunger strike and support the movement. Cutting across party lines, former Union minister Yashwant Sinha also reached Rajghat. It is very sad that so many incidents of rape are happening in Delhi and the country. It is sending a wrong message across the ...
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Cong leaders had food before undertaking fast: BJP 9.4.2018 General News
Amid a day-long hunger strike by the Congress leaders against the communal incidents in the country, the Delhi unit of BJP today alleged the fasting leaders had food before undertaking the fast. BJP leader Harish Khurana also tweeted a picture, showing Delhi Congress chief Ajay Maken, AS Lovely and others having snacks at a restaurant. Countering the charge, Lovely said the leaders had breakfast well before the protest began and added there was nothing wrong in it. Wow our Congress leaders, they invited people to join the hunger strike, but they themselves are relishing chhole bhature at a restaurant clearly befooling (people), Khurana tweeted. Asked about it, Lovely told reporters, The fast was scheduled to begin at 10:30 AM and we were busy with preparation till late night yesterday. We went for breakfast at around 8 AM. So, there is nothing wrong in it. Led by its president Rahul Gandhi, the Congress is observing a nationwide day-long fast over several issues, including caste ...
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Anna Hazare breaks fast 30.3.2018 Central Chronicle » Nation
Agencies, New Delhi Anti-corruption crusader Anna Hazare ended his week long fast on Thursday after... more »
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Shimla: 74-year-old on hunger strike seeking proper enforcement of Lokpal, Lokayukta Acts 30.3.2018 General News
Although noted activist Anna Hazare ended his indefinite fast, a ^74-year-old man here has been on a hunger strike for the past five days seeking proper implementation of the Lokpal and Lokayukta Acts.Identified as Lakshmi Chand, a retired government employee, the man has been on a fast for five days, demanding the strengthening of the Lokayukta institution. He also claimed that he was inspired by Anna Hazare, and wished to support the latter in his fight to strengthen the Lokpal."I have been fasting for the past five days as a means of showing my support to Anna Hazare and the strengthening of the Lokpal. In the past too I have sat on a fast whenever Anna Hazare did so. I would like the society to be more enlightened about this matter. I feel the Prime Minister should come under the Lokpal and chief ministers under Lokayukta Act," he told ANI.Meanwhile, Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jairam Thakur assured that the state is determined to strengthen the Lokayukta institution, and is ..
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Lokpal issue: Anna Hazare calls off strike after govt assures speedy steps 30.3.2018 Business Standard: News Now
Anna Hazare ended his indefinite hunger strike with Fadnavis offering him coconut water
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Anna Hazare hunger strike: Shoe hurled at stage during Fadnavis speech 30.3.2018 General News
A shoe was hurled at the stage when Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Thursday was addressing a rally, where Anna Hazare was holding a hunger strike with a list of demands, at New Delhi's Ramlila Maidan.In the video, it is seen that a shoe flew in on the stage during his speech, which however, did not touch the Chief Minister and fell down.The incident took place on the day when Hazare ended his seven-day fast, after meeting Fadnavis.Hazare had been on a fast from March 23, demanding the appointment of Lokpal at the Centre and Lokayuktas in states, and ensure better production cost for farm produce.Fadnavis and Union Minister of State for Agriculture Gajendra Singh visited Hazare, after reports of his health deterioration.Hazare's doctor said on Wednesday that his blood pressure was high and sugar level was low, making him feel exhausted.Speaking to media, Fadnavis assured that the Central government has taken positive decision on Hazare's demand."The Central government .
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Anna Hazare ends fast; to return in September if demands not met 29.3.2018 deccanherald.com
Social activist Anna Hazare on Thursday suspended his seven-day fast for six months after receiving assurances from the Modi government on concrete policies for farmers, the appointment of Lok Pal and ushering in electoral reforms. "The government has given an assurance to implement these proposals within six months. I will wait for six months, until August. If it does not happen, I will start another agitation in September," the 80-year-old activist told a modest gathering at the Ramlila Maidan here. Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis and Union Minister of State for Agriculture Gajendra Singh Shekhawat gave assurance to Hazare on behalf of the Centre that prompted him to call off his fast. Hazare had caught the countrys imagination seven years ago when he led a massive anti-corruption movement against the then Congress-led UPA government. The agitation also catapulted Hazares co-activist Arvind Kejriwal to the chief ministers chair in Delhi. However, Hazares current agitation â€" ...
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Lokpal, agrarian issues: Hazare calls off strike after govt assures speedy steps 29.3.2018 General News
Social activist Anna Hazare today called off his hunger strike on the seventh day of his protest here, saying the government has assured him of steps "soon" towards appointing Lokpal at the Centre and Lokayuktas in the states and addressing agrarian issues he flagged by him. At the venue at Ramlila Grounds here, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis, who acted as the emissary of the Centre along with Union Minister of State for Agriculture Gajendra Shekhawat, said that the NDA government has taken positive decisions in response to the demands of Hazare and several other farmers' organisations. Shekhawat, who read out a letter from Minister of State in the Prime Minister's Office Jitendra Singh regarding Hazare's demands, said the government will also convey issues raised by the activist relating electoral reforms to the Election Commission. The 80-year-old anti-corruption activist, however, said he was giving the government six months time till August to come good on its ...
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Hazare breaks fast after government assurance 29.3.2018 All News-IANS Stories
Social activist Anna Hazare on Thursday called off his hunger strike after the Central government "in principle" agreed to his demands but refrained from providing a roadmap on the implementation in a time-bound manner.
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Anna Hazare ends fast after Centre’s assurance 29.3.2018 Hindu: Policy & Issues
He, however, gives the government time till August to come good on its promise, and warns that he will resume his protest in September if his demands are not conceded.
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Anna Hazare ends fast after six days 29.3.2018 General News
Social activist Anna Hazare today ended his six-day fast at Ramlila Maidan here, saying he has been assured by the government that appointments of Lokpal at the Centre and Lokayuktas in the states would be made soon. Hazare said that he was giving the government six months time till August to come good on its assurance and warned that his protest will again begin in September if the demands were not met. The 80-year-old anti-corruption activist's demands include appointment of Lokpal at the Centre and Lokayuktas in the states, and giving better prices to the farmers for their yield. "They (government) have assured us that they will make the appointments as soon as possible. I will see till August and we will begin again in September. It should be done within a time frame. ((Though Maharashtra) Chief Minister (Devendra) Fadnavis has said that it will not even take six months, we will see," Hazare said. "Sarkar aur janta alag nahi hoti...sarkar ka kaam hai janta ki bhalai, desh ki ...
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Anna Hazare ends fast after talks with Fadnavis, gives 6-month deadline 29.3.2018 Latest News
According to Hazare's aide Datta Awari, the anti-corruption activist had lost over five kg weight during the fast
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Anna Hazare ends indefinite fast over Lokpal appointment 29.3.2018 General News
Social activist Anna Hazare on Thursday ended his indefinite fast after meeting Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis and Union Minister of State for Agriculture Gajendra Singh Shekhawat.Hazare had been on a fast from March 23 at Ramlila Ground to demand the appointment of Lokpal at the Centre and Lokayuktas in states, and ensure better production cost for farm produce.Speaking to media, Fadnavis assured that the Central government has taken positive decision on Hazare's demand."Central government has taken affirmative decisions on most of Anna Hazare's demands," Fadnavis said.The Maharashtra government further averred that "a committee has been formed for the demand approval of Anna Hazare."On Monday, the Centre reached out to Hazare along with Maharashtra minister Girish Mahajan to ensure that most of the demands of the social activist will be fulfilled.Hazare had earlier said that he would do satyagraha till life left in his body and accused the central government of not ...
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Anna Hazare breaks fast after government assurance 29.3.2018 All News-IANS Stories
Social activist Anna Hazare on Thursday called off his hunger strike in support of his demands as the Central government sought six months to deal with his demands on fair crop prices, Lokpal appointment and electoral reforms.
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Anna Hazare ends fast after six days 29.3.2018 Deccan Herald - TOP STORIES RSS FEEDS
Social activist Anna Hazare on Thursday ended his six-day fast at Ramlila Maidan here, saying he has been assured by the government that appointments of Lokpal at the Centre and Lokayuktas in the states would be made soon. Hazare said that he was giving the government six months time till August to come good on its assurance and warned that his protest will again begin in September if the demands were not met. The 80-year-old anti-corruption activist's demands include appointment of Lokpal at the Centre and Lokayuktas in the states and giving better prices to the farmers for their yield. "They
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Man throws shoe at Anna Hazare after he calls off hunger strike over Lokpal, arrested 29.3.2018 Zee News : States
The man, who threw a shoe at Anna Hazare, was identified as Rajkumar Saini and was arrested by the Delhi Police.
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Anna Hazare ends hunger strike, gives a six-month deadline to Centre to meet his demands 29.3.2018 Zee News : States
Anna Hazare ended his agitation after meeting Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Thursday
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Anna Hazare ends fast after Centre's assurance on demands 29.3.2018 Hindu: Home
He, however, gives the government time till August to come good on its promise, and warns that he will resume his protest in September if his demands are not conceded.
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Anna Hazare Breaks Fast After Devendra Fadnavis Meets Him 29.3.2018 NDTV News - Latest
Anna Hazare, protesting over Lokpal, breaks fast after Maharashtra chief minister Devendra Fadnavis meets him.
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