Anna Hazare
India  /  Published 31.08.22

Now, Anna schools ex-protégé Kejriwal

Hazare also said it seemed the liquor policy would encourage sale and consumption and spur corruption. Last month, Delhi lieutenant governor V.K. Saxena recommended a CBI probe into the alleged irreg...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 23.02.22

Golden silence: Russia

Russian troops had invaded a part of Ukraine. The Kremlin claimed the move was aimed at protecting the safety and interests of Russian-origin people in the territory it had occupied. The world critici...
By Charu Sudan Kasturi

Opinion  /  Published 30.03.21

Corruption in an illiberal State

India’s ranking among 180 countries on the Corruption Perceptions Index 2020, compiled by the Transparency International, has slipped from 80 to 86. India’s score is worse than the global ...
By Mathew John

India  /  Published 29.01.21

Hazare calls off fast against farm laws

Social activist Anna Hazare on Friday said he won't be proceeding with the indefinite fast against the new farm laws and claimed that the Central government has agreed to some of his demands. &qu...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Mumbai

India  /  Published 28.12.20

Anna threatens fast for farmers

Social activist Anna Hazare has threatened to go on a hunger strike if his demands on issues concerning farmers are not met by the Central government by the end of January next year, and said it would...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi


India  /  Published 08.12.20

Anna Hazare on fast in farmers' support

  Social activist Anna Hazare on Tuesday sat on a day-long hunger strike to support agitating farmers who have called Bharat Bandh demanding the repeal of the Centre's agri laws. Hazare als...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 30.08.20

The prize for luring Jyotiraditya and a probe into a 'damaging' document

It is no secret that the Karnataka state Congress president, DK Shivakumar, has high ambitions. But to become chief minister, he is allegedly trying astrological solutions. On the advice of his person...
By The Telegraph

India  /  Published 21.01.19

Anna Rafale jab, set for fast over Lokpal

Social activist Anna Hazare on Monday said the Rafale “scam” wouldn’t have happened had a Lokpal been in place as the octogenarian announced another hunger strike from January 30 to press for th...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 08.02.20

Artful anarchist

If smiles won votes, then the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader, Arvind Kejriwal, would win the Delhi Assembly polls hands down. Gone are the days when Kejriwal was New India’s angry young man, with a mu...
By Pheroze L. Vincent

Opinion  /  Published 17.03.19

Enabling Modi: then and now

In the run-up to the general elections of 2014, there was an intellectually significant endorsement of Narendra Modi by public figures who saw themselves as liberals. They came from different backgrou...
By Mukul Kesavan


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