Jail Bharo

  • BJP postpones 'jail bharo' agitation again 23-06-2013 10:20 AM

    New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Saturday once again postponed its planned 'jail bharo' agitation in view of the massive floods in Uttarakhand. This is the second time the party postponed the agitation against the "scams, corruption, price-rise and misuse of constitutional institutions" by the United Progressive Alliance...
  • BJP to hold nationwide agitation against UPA from June 17 09-06-2013 02:21 PM

    Panaji: Alleging that the UPA rule has done "maximum damage" to the country, the BJP on Sunday said it would hold a nationwide 'jail bharo' agitation from June 17 against the government for its "failure" on all fronts including checking corruption and price rise. Announcing the decision at a press...
  • After the deadly Naxal attack, BJP puts off anti-UPA agitation 26-05-2013 10:43 PM

    New Delhi: The BJP on Sunday postponed its country-wide anti-UPA agitation, which was scheduled to start from Monday, in the wake of the killing of several Congress leaders in a Naxal attack in Chhattisgarh. "The entire country is deeply distressed and concerned over gruesome killings in Chhattisgarh and we condemn...
  • Rajnath Singh to lead BJP's UP 'jail bharo' stir 22-05-2013 01:38 AM

    Lucknow: BJP president Rajnath Singh will lead the party's 'jail bharo' agitation in Lucknow on June 2, 2013 against corruption under the UPA rule. BJP state unit president, Laxmi Kant Bajpai, who reviewed the preparation for the week-long agitation starting May 27, said that besides the national president, newly appointed...
  • BJP to launch a week long Jail Bharo campaign against UPA 20-05-2013 03:53 AM

    Guwahati: BJP will launch a week-long 'Jail Bharo' campaign protesting against alleged corrupt practices of the UPA government. The campaign would start on May 27 and continue till June 2 in all states, BJP vice president SS Ahluwalia told reporters in Guwahati on Sunday. The UPA government at the Centre...
  • A wrong decision can be disastrous: Kejriwal 06-01-2012 04:56 PM

    New Delhi: Days after its much publicised agitation in Mumbai and Delhi fizzled out, Team Anna appears to be confused on how to take forward the fight for a strong Lokpal saying the movement is at "crossroads" and a wrong decision at this stage can prove disastrous for it. Though...
  • MP Congress to organise 'jail bharo' on Jan 9 03-01-2012 10:19 PM

    Bhopal: Madhya Pradesh Congress will organize a 'jail bharo' agitation all over the state next week to protest against the shortage of fertilizers and power and bad condition of roads. Addressing a press conference in Bhopal, state Congress chief Kantilal Bhuria and Leader of Opposition in the Assembly Ajay Singh...
  • Anna Hazare leaves for Ralegan Siddhi 29-12-2011 09:48 AM

    New Delhi: A day after anti-corruption activist Anna Hazare broke his fast at Mumbai's MMRDA grounds, he is heading back to his village Ralegan Siddhi on Thursday. On Wednesday evening Anna called off his fast and the jail bharo agitation call over health concerns, but promised to fight on and...
  • Relief for Congress as Anna calls off fast 29-12-2011 08:01 AM

    New Delhi: The Manmohan Singh government heaved a sigh of relief on Wednesday, when Anna Hazare ended his fast on day 2 on the advice of his doctors amid growing concerns over his health. Anna also called off the 3-day 'jail bharo' movement that was to begin on Friday. But...
  • Team Anna protest in Delhi fizzles out 28-12-2011 07:13 PM

    New Delhi: Team Anna's protest against a "weak" Lokpal Bill in New Delhi remained a damp squib for the second day on Wednesday and was called off abruptly after Anna Hazare ended his fast in Mumbai. The day began with just 200 people assembling at the huge Ramlila Grounds. Though...
  • Anna ends his fast, calls off 'jail bharo' 28-12-2011 06:47 PM

    Mumbai: Social activist Anna Hazare on Wednesday ended his three-day fast in less than two days and in another surprising development, also called off the 'jail bharo andolan'. Other Team Anna members, who were fasting with Hazare, also ended their fast. He also said that he will continue his agitation...
  • Delhi Police ready to tackle Anna's jail bharo 28-12-2011 02:52 PM

    New Delhi: Four places have been identified by Delhi Police in the capital for detaining people in case Anna Hazare and his supporters go ahead with their plan to agitate outside houses of MPs and launch their jail bharo andolan from December 30. The places which have been identified for...
  • Jail Bharo sees 1 lakh registrations in 48 hrs 26-12-2011 07:23 AM

    Mumbai: Ahead of the Jail Bharo movement by Team Anna, the social media is abuzz. Jailchalo has been trending on Twitter and thousands have been registering for it online. Team Annas jailchalo website has seen nearly one lakh registrations in less than 48 hours of its launch. The website, launched...
  • Anna invites people to register for jail bharo 23-12-2011 11:23 AM

    New Delhi: Anna Hazare's jail bharo agitation for a strong Lokpal has been a hit with netizens with over 40,000 people registering for the protest within a day of the India Against Corruption (IAC) launching a website for it. IAC has launched a website for people to register for the...
  • Pass Lokpal Bill or I'll fast again: Anna to PM 17-12-2011 01:44 PM

    New Delhi: Anti-corruption activist Anna Hazare on Saturday wrote to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, stepping up the attack before the Lokpal Bill is introduced in Parliament. Anna, who is in Bangalore to hold a protest march, wrote in his letter, "You (Prime Minister) yourself assured in your letter that the...
  • Will protest outside Sonia Gandhi's home: Anna 16-12-2011 07:51 AM

    New Delhi: The government appears all set to pass the contentious Lokpal bill in Parliament's winter session, even as Anna Hazare on Thursday threatened a slew of protests, including a sit in outside Sonia Gandhi's residence and an indefinite hunger strike from December 27 if the anti-graft law is not...
  • CJ captures Jail Bharo Andolan in J&K 19-08-2008 03:03 AM

    CJ Anthony Ignatius sends pictures of the Jail Bharo Andolan in Jammu. ...
  • JMM tries Jail Bharo to get Soren out 13-01-2007 06:58 PM

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