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Anna Hazare


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.

Anna Hazare files protest plea against closure report

February 20, 2021 1:27 am

Anna Hazare further stated that he had filed a petition before the Bombay High Court in 2018 challenging the sale of cooperative sugar factories in the state and sought an investigation by an independent agency such as the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI).

Anna Hazare on whose side, Shiv Sena asks after activist calls off hunger strike

January 31, 2021 12:56 am

Hazare, speaking to the media, said his agitations were for the country and society, irrespective of the party. “It is not about BJP, Shiv Sena or Congress. We held agitations when we saw decisions not in the interest of the country and society,” he added.

Anna Hazare calls off protest plan after Centre’s assurance

January 30, 2021 6:07 am

“The high-level committee will be headed by Union Minister Narendra Tomar and will have members nominated by me and a few others, including those from the Niti Aayog,” Hazare said.

Anna Hazare to launch indefinite fast against farm laws from tomorrow

January 29, 2021 7:26 pm

"I have been demanding reforms in the agriculture sector, but the Centre doesn't seem to be taking right decisions," he said in a statement issued on Thursday.

Anna Hazare announces indefinite fast, calls it off hours later

January 29, 2021 10:21 pm

Hazare, 83, also appealed his supporters not to flock to his village in Ahmednagar district in view of the coronavirus pandemic.

Anna Hazare to begin fast on Jan 30, urges supporters to use peaceful means of agitation

January 29, 2021 1:31 am

The activist said that he was saddened over the violence that played out during the farmers' agitation in Delhi on January 26.

Anna Hazare threatens to launch his "last protest" for farmers

December 28, 2020 2:07 pm

On December 14, Hazare wrote a letter to the Union Agriculture Minister warning of a hunger strike if his demands like the implementation of the MS Swaminathan Committee's recommendations and granting autonomy to the Commission for Agricultural Costs and Price(CACP), were not accepted.

'Farmers' delegation' meets Hazare, urges him to join protest in Delhi

December 20, 2020 11:05 pm

Farmers' delegation said that Hazare joining the agitation will strengthen the movement, which has reached a deadlock.


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