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    Letter threatens to kill Anna Hazare for spreading unrest

    India | May 16, 2016 0:01 IST

    Ahmednagar: Social activist Anna Hazare’s office today received a letter threatening to kill him for stoking “unrest” in society, his aide said. “The handwritten letter in Marathi was received at Hazare’s office in Ralegan Siddhi

  • social activist father bismarque dias found dead

    Social activist Father Bismarque Dias found dead

    India | November 07, 2015 19:39 IST

    Panaji: Priest-turned-social activist Father Bismarque Dias, who went missing yesterday, was today found dead near the sluice gate of Mandovi river at St Estevam village in North Goa, police said.His body was fished out from

  • anna hazare gets threat letter asked to disassociate from

    Anna Hazare gets threat letter, asked to disassociate from Arvind Kejriwal

    India | August 11, 2015 10:50 IST

    Mumbai:  Social activist Anna Hazare has received a threat letter which states that he would be "bumped off" if he does not dissociate himself from Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal.A case has been registered under

  • students protest outside police station over woman s murder

    Students protest outside police station over woman's murder

    India | January 12, 2015 7:32 IST

    New Delhi: Scores of students from Jawaharlal Nehru University and social activists Sunday staged a protest outside the Vasant Kunj police station in south Delhi over alleged police inaction in the rape-cum-murder case of a

  • medha patkar cross examined in 2002 assault case

    Medha Patkar cross-examined in 2002 assault case

    India | August 13, 2014 8:25 IST

    Ahmedabad: Social activist and Narmada Bachao Andolan leader Medha Patkar was here yesterday cross-examined by the defence lawyer in the 2002 Sabarmati Ashram assault case.The cross-examination lasted for five hours. BJP youth wing president Amit

  • hazare rishi kapoor get deenanath mangeshkar awards

    Hazare, Rishi Kapoor get Deenanath Mangeshkar awards

    India | April 25, 2014 12:30 IST

    Mumbai:  Bharat Ratna recipient Lata Mangeshkar conferred the 72nd Master Deenanath Mangeshkar Awards to social activist Anna Hazare, musician Zakir Hussain, veteran actor Rishi Kapoor and other prominent personalities at a function here. The award -

  • gujarat high court stays teesta setalvad s arrest till

    Gujarat High Court stays Teesta Setalvad's arrest till April 4

    India | March 28, 2014 17:37 IST

    Ahemadabad: Social activist Teesta Setalvad's arrest has been stayed by the Gujarat High Court till April 4.The arrest of Teesta's husband Javed Anand and Tanvir Jafri, son of slain Congress MP Ehsan Jafri, has also

  • gulbarg embezzlement case teesta hubby move gujarat high

    Gulbarg embezzlement case: Teesta, hubby move Gujarat High Court for bail

    India | March 27, 2014 23:18 IST

    Ahmedabad: Social activist Teesta Setalvad, her husband Javed Anand and son of slain Congress MP Ehsan Jafri, Tanvir today approached the Gujarat High Court seeking anticipatory bail in alleged Gulbarg Society fund embezzlement case.The move

  • gulbarg embezzlement case teesta accuses cops of falsehood

    Gulbarg embezzlement case: Teesta accuses cops of falsehood

    India | March 22, 2014 6:42 IST

    Ahmedabad : Social activist Teesta Setalwad yesterday filed an affidavit before a local court here accusing the Gujarat police of resorting to 'falsehood' against her and her organisation in connection with the Gulbarg society's alleged

  • india will change if mamata at its helm says anna hazare

    India will change if Mamata at its helm, says Anna Hazare

    India | February 19, 2014 7:19 IST

    New Delhi: After an hour-long dinner meeting with West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee in the national capital, social activist Anna Hazare Tuesday praised her for leading a simple life and said he believed the

  • teesta gets transit bail in case of usurping funds

    Teesta gets transit bail in case of usurping funds

    India | January 31, 2014 19:24 IST

    Mumbai: The Bombay High Court today granted transit anticipatory bail to social activist Teesta Setalvad and her husband Javed Anand on a complaint lodged against them in Ahmedabad for alleged embezzlement of funds.Justice Mridula Bhatkar

  • national secular platform javab launched by social activists

    National secular platform JAVAB launched by social activists

    India | January 20, 2014 8:36 IST

    Ahmedabad: Social activists, artists, writers and professionals from various other fields launched a national campaign for secularism under the platform of Janvadi Vichar Andolan Bharat (JAVAB) to defeat communal forces in the 2014 Lok Sabha

  • social activist sharmila remanded to judicial custody

    Social activist Sharmila remanded to judicial custody

    India | July 24, 2013 18:57 IST

    Imphal, July 24: Social activist Irom Chanu Sharmila, who has been on fast for the past 12 years demanding withdrawal of the Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA), 1958, from Manipur, has been remanded to

  • complaint against salman for posting info on case on website

    Complaint against Salman for posting info on case on website

    Bollywood | July 08, 2013 11:01 IST

    Mumbai, Jul 8: A social activist has filed a complaint in a local court seeking action against Bollywood actor Salman Khan for launching a website with information on the 2002 hit-and-run case involving him, alleging

  • anna hazare most trusted personality in india says survey

    Anna Hazare most trusted personality in India, says survey

    Politics | January 30, 2013 10:16 IST

    Mumbai, Jan 30: Owing to his nationwide campaign against corruption, social activist Anna Hazare has emerged for the second consecutive time the most-trusted personality in India, while mobile handset-maker Nokia the most trusted brand, a

  • all parties together in corruption kejriwal

    All parties together in corruption: Kejriwal

    India | August 17, 2012 21:45 IST

    Ghaziabad, Aug 17: The tabling of CAG reports on coal block allocation, power and Delhi airport on Friday prompted erstwhile Team Anna to target the political class once again as it accused all the parties

  • e mail alert to collector helps stop marriage of minor girl

    E mail alert to Collector helps stop marriage of minor girl

    India | July 08, 2012 16:08 IST

    Kanchipuram, Jul 8 : An e-mail alert to District Collector Hanish Chandra helped stop the marriage of a 16-year-old girl today.Officials, acting on the directions of the collector, who received the alert yesterday, found out

  • hazare comes to the defence of ramdev

    Hazare comes to the defence of Ramdev

    India | May 02, 2012 23:15 IST

    New Delhi, May 2: Social activist Anna Hazare today came to the defence of Ramdev over his comments that MPs were devils in the form of humans, saying whatever the Yoga Guru had said “is

  • stop probe against teesta says sc to gujarat govt

    Stop Probe Against Teesta, Says SC To Gujarat Govt

    India | April 13, 2012 23:07 IST

    New Delhi, Apr 13: The Supreme Court today asked the Gujarat government to stop any further investigation into the case against social activist Teesta Setalvad for her alleged role in illegal exhumation of the bodies

  • hazare minus team anna is welcome to work with me says swamy

    Hazare Minus Team Anna Is Welcome To Work With Me, Says Swamy

    India | February 21, 2012 18:30 IST

    Bhopal, Feb 21: Janata Party president Subramanian Swamy today said he would like to welcome social activist Anna Hazare to work with him sans his team members.  “I would like to work with Hazare but

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