Lokpal Bill

December 20, 2013

Indian Parliament Passes Anti-Graft Bill: Is Legislation the Answer to Corruption?

By Sanjay Kumar
India's mainstream national parties see the new legislation as an attempt to neutralize the influence of the AAP.

March 09, 2012

Anna Hazare a Hindutva Project?

This week’s assembly polls laid bare the weaknesses of the anti-corruption campaign. And its likely real goal.

January 23, 2012

Team Anna’s Last Stand?

Anna Hazare launches a scathing attack on Manmohan Singh. But are Team Anna’s days numbered?

December 30, 2011

Lokpal Bill Collapses

The recriminations have begun as the government and opposition blame each other for the Lokpal Bill collapse.

December 28, 2011

The End of Anna Hazare?

Anti-corruption activist Anna Hazare has ended his latest fast. Has the public lost interest in his exploits?

December 23, 2011

UPA Moves Lokpal Bill

The UPA moves a draft Lokpal Bill in parliament – and quickly comes under fire from the opposition.

December 21, 2011

Mumbai Next for Anna Hazare?

Activist Anna Hazare is set to announce the venue for his next fast. It’s another headache for the UPA.

December 13, 2011

UPA to Blink Over Lokpal?

The ruling UPA alliance looks like it might be about to give ground to Anna Hazare over the Lokpal Bill.

September 16, 2011

Lokpal Bill 2.0?

Does a meeting of prominent intellectuals offer a route to a more democratic and effective Lokpal Bill?

April 08, 2011

Anna Hazare Rattles Gov’t

The social activist’s latest fast-unto-death has likely shaken up India’s leaders. Is it enough to force them into action?

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