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Aruna Roy in Mumbai: ‘Govt interfering in the autonomy, independence of every institution’

“It is an attempt to control the Commission. This government has interfered in the independence and autonomy of every institution. Wherever they have gone, they have tried to diminish independence,” Aruna Roy told Indian Express

Whistleblowers act needed to protect RTI users: Aruna Roy

Aruna Roy also feels that there is still a need to see the RTI as a larger democratic and people's constitutional tool to make power truthful and accountable and put pressure on the political establishment, which it cannot ignore or distort.


Congress extends support to social activists seeking accountability law in Rajasthan

On Thursday, a protest was organised outside the Vidhan Sabha where people from all political parties were invited.

Fifth Column: The doomsday club

The point I am making is that there exists in Delhi today a doomsday club that does not miss any chance to predict that India is finished.

Under new govt, one out of two Indias happy: Aruna Roy

Union Minister Goyal says govt working for all 125 crore Indians.

PM Narendra Modi can't just tweet, needs to talk too: Aruna Roy

Roy said this is an opaque govt and 'we don’t know what is happening. He has to speak to us and not just tweet to us".


Changes proposed by Centre weaken MGNREGA, says activist Aruna Roy

The document goes on to say there is “no case” or demand from any state, except Madhya Pradesh, to increase the material component.

Aruna Roy pulls up all parties for keeping mum on the ‘poor’

Roy also trained her guns on the UPA government over the poverty line figure.

Old-age pension: March to PM office stopped,activists held

The activists included Pune-based activist Baba Adhav,Aruna Roy and others.

Toeing Rahul line,Cong sets up team to reach out to Dalits

The party is looking to blend its political agenda with a social one.