Anna Hazare

Amid protest threat, BJP's Fadnavis meets Anna Hazare in Ralegan Siddhi

Fadnavis said the Union agriculture minister had asked him to speak to Hazare, adding that a solution to the demands would arrive at soon.

published on : 22nd January 2021

Don't have any trust left in government, says Anna Hazare as he threatens to launch his 'last protest' for farmers

Hazare said had had been holding protests for cultivators since the last three years, but the government has done nothing to resolve the issues.

published on : 28th December 2020

Met Anna Hazare to discuss new farm laws, says Maharashtra BJP leader

Hazare had, on December 14, written to Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar warning of a hunger strike if his demands were not accepted.

published on : 22nd December 2020

Farm laws: BJP leaders meet Anna Hazare, urge him not to go on protest

It said the "BJP delegation" stated that the demands put forward by Anna Hazare are for the benefit of farmers and soon a solution will be found.

published on : 22nd December 2020

Anna Hazare warns Centre of 'resumption of a hunger strike' over agri-related demands

The anti-graft activist had sat on fast in his Ralegaon Siddhi village in Ahmednagar district of Maharashtra in February, 2019.

published on : 14th December 2020

Bharat Bandh: Social activist Anna Hazare on day-long hunger strike to support farmers

Hazare also said the agitation should spread across the country so that the government comes under pressure to act in the interests of cultivators.

published on : 8th December 2020

Activist Anna Hazare snubs BJP’s offer to join ‘movement’ against AAP government

Taking a swipe at Gupta, Hazare said that it was unfortunate that the BJP, which claims to be the largest party in the world, is calling him for the movement.

published on : 29th August 2020

Anna Hazare snubs Delhi BJP's appeal to join agitation against AAP government

Hazare, in his response to Gupta, said the change in the country would not happen merely with the replacement of the party but needed transformation of the system.   

published on : 28th August 2020

Delhi BJP asks Anna Hazare to join its 'mass movement' against AAP government

Delhi BJP chief Adesh Gupta said that Hazare had been fighting the battle to end corruption since the beginning and has always raised his voice for the public interest.

published on : 24th August 2020

Anna Hazare says surprised over Sharad Pawar's name figuring in bank scam

The ED has filed a money laundering case against Pawar, his nephew Ajit Pawar - a former deputy chief minister of Maharashtra - and others in connection with the scam.

published on : 27th September 2019

Anna Hazare complains of cough and weakness, hospitalised in Pune

According to doctors, there is 'nothing to worry' and they have advised the 82-year-old social activist to take complete rest.

published on : 3rd September 2019

Modi never serious on appointment of Lokpal: Anna Hazare

Hazare said that the prime minister is afraid that once Lokpal becomes a reality his office, as well as that of his cabinet members, would also come under its purview.

published on : 28th February 2018

Anna Hazare's condition for those wishing to join 'Satyagraha': Vow to never join politics

Social activist Anna Hazare, who spearheaded nation-wide anti-graft protests in 2011, is again set to launch a 'satyagraha' in Delhi next month.

published on : 28th February 2018

Anna Hazare voices disappointment in Arvind Kejriwal's poor performance in MCD elections

Hazare blamed the AAP's inability to act on its promises for its differences with the people.

published on : 26th April 2017