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Withdraw my Z+ security: Anna Hazare to government

Social activist Anna Hazare has written to the state government requesting it to withdraw the Z-plus security given to him.

Vote for candidate not the party: Anna Hazare

Party politics has ruined democracy in India,says Anna Hazare.


Hazare gets threat letter,security up

‘You should demand military rule in the country,otherwise you will meet same fate as that of (Narendra) Dabholkar’

Activist Medha Patkar grilled in 2002 Sabarmati assault case

In the Sabarmati ashram assault on social activist Medha Patkar case,the defence lawyer on Friday questioned her conduct.

UT Administrator empowered to make rules under RTI Act: High Court

The Punjab and Haryana High Court on Wednesday disposed of a petition filed by social activist Hemant Goswami.

Modi’s model of development is corporate model,says Patkar

Patkar claimed that any industry desirous of project in Gujarat is being given land by “snatching” it away from the poor without caring for their rehabilitation.


Modi spreading lies on free power from Narmada dam: Medha Patkar

Social activist Medha Patkar accused Narendra Modi of “spreading lies” in public meetings about getting free power from the Sardar Sarovar Project.

Hazare to undergo prostate surgery soon

Dr SS Bapat,chief trustee at the hospital,said they would conduct the surgery in a day or two.

No ties with V K Singh if he shares stage with political parties: Anna

Earlier this month,Singh addressed an ex-servicemen's rally with Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi at Rewari in Haryana.

Socially Aware

In her next film,Gori Tere Pyar Mein,Kareena Kapoor will be essaying the role of a social activist.

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PIL filed in Bombay HC against Sanjay Dutt's early release tomorrow

Mumbai, Feb. 24 (ANI): With actor Sanjay Dutt set to walk out of Yerwada Jail in Pune on Thursday after serving 42 months under the Arms Act in the 1993 Bombay blast case, social activist Pradip Bhalekar on Wednesday filed a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) in the Bombay High Court against his early release. Questioning the "special treatment" given to the actor, the PIL, which is likely to be taken up by the court on Thursday, sought the cancellation of the Maharashtra Government's decision to grant him a remission. The PIL urged the court to order the actor to serve his entire five-year sentence.