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Anna Hazare suspends proposed fast against MVA’s wine policy

February 13, 2022 6:31 pm

The social activist said he decided to suspend the indefinite protest as the government assured him that it will place the wine policy before the public to invite suggestions and objections.

Maharashtra hints it may reverse plan to allow wine sale in supermarkets

February 13, 2022 6:46 am

Excise principal secretary tells Anna Hazare, who has announced a fast from February 14, that the government will hold wide consultations before going ahead

Anna Hazare announces fast against wine sale in Maharashtra supermarkets: ‘culture will perish, hedonism will grow’

February 10, 2022 4:27 am

On January 27, the Maha Vikas Aghadi government decided to allow the sale of wine at supermarkets and walk-in stores with an area over 1,000 square feet.

Anna Hazare writes to Maharashtra CM against wine policy, warns of indefinite strike

February 06, 2022 3:08 am

In a letter to Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on Saturday, Hazare expressed disappointment with the decision and said state welfare mandated creating awareness against liquor.

Anna Hazare joins chorus against wine sale in supermarkets in Maharashtra

February 01, 2022 7:13 am

As per the Indian Constitution, it is the responsibility of the governments to discourage citizens from alcohol consumption by creating awareness campaigns against the 'scourge of alcohol', Hazare said.

Anna Hazare undergoes angiography at Pune hospital

November 26, 2021 7:34 am

🔴 The procedure was undertaken to diagnose the reason for mild weakness that the 84-year old activist has been experiencing for the last few days.

Time to launch agitation against Uddhav govt for Lokayukta Act: Anna Hazare

September 10, 2021 7:28 am

Hazare said that for the same demand, he had staged a seven-day hunger strike in 2019 during Devendra Fadnavis’s regime and, at that time, Thackeray and Pawar had expressed support for his demand.

My agitations have not stopped but won’t hold stir just because someone wants me to: Anna Hazare

August 23, 2021 9:57 am

Anna Hazare was reacting to a letter to him by activists who had asked why he was keeping quiet against the Modi government and not conducting agitations like he did during the UPA regime.

MSCB case: Court disposes of pleas filed by Anna Hazare, others seeking transfer of hearing

June 11, 2021 9:30 pm

The transfer pleas were filed in April before the Principal Judge of the Mumbai City Civil and Sessions Court expressing apprehension about receiving a fair and free hearing before the trial court judge.

Hazare files plea for case transfer

May 11, 2021 3:50 am

Social activist Anna Hazare claimed that his PIL filed before the Bombay High Court in 2018 had challenged the sale of sugar cooperative factories in the state, which is pending.


Congress, Anna up the ante against land Bill; protests continue in Delhi

February 25, 2015 6:09 pm

Congress has been attacking the government on the issue, saying the bill was 'ill conceived and anti-farmer'.

Arvind Kejriwal shares stage with Anna Hazare during his agitation against Land Acquisition Bill

February 24, 2015 7:44 pm

Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal with social activist Anna Hazare during agitation against the ordinance on Land Acquisition Bill at Parliament street in New Delhi on Feb 24th 2015.

Anna Hazare protests against land ordinance at Jantar Mantar

February 23, 2015 5:48 pm

Anti-graft crusader Anna Hazare on the inaugural day of his campaign against the Government's land acquisition act in New Delhi.

Anna Hazare flags off protest march against Land Acquisition Bill

February 20, 2015 6:41 pm

Hazare will also participate in a two-day agitation at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi on February 23 and 24.

Today in pics: February 19, 2014

February 19, 2014 6:28 pm

UP Assembly session today began on a stormy note.

Anna Hazare takes a jibe at Arvind Kejriwal on his home turf

February 09, 2014 6:08 pm

Anna Hazare said that some persons take bungalows forgetting what they had stated earlier.

Today in pics: February 08, 2014

February 08, 2014 7:22 pm

Activists Anna Hazare was our guest at the Idea Exchange programme on Saturday.


Arvind Kejriwal is in a party now, our paths are different: Anna Hazare

April 17, 2014 4:02 pm

Anna Hazare at Idea Exchange