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Aruna Roy


Pune: Marathi translation of book on RTI launched

January 14, 2020 4:53 am

The RTI Story: Power to the people, authored by social activist Aruna Roy, was launched by Sadhana Publications in Pune on Sunday.

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

June 20, 2018 3:10 am

“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

May 13, 2018 2:49 pm

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

March 11, 2016 12:14 am

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

Fifth Column: The doomsday club

November 09, 2014 12:06 am

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

November 07, 2014 12:45 am

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

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

November 06, 2014 6:35 pm

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

October 10, 2014 3:09 am

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’

April 17, 2014 2:21 am

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

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

December 07, 2013 4:24 am

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