Jan Chetna Yatra

  • India Shining slogan led to NDA's loss: Advani 03-12-2011 10:23 AM

    New Delhi: Senior BJP leader LK Advani on Saturday said his yatras have been an invaluable education to him. Speaking at the Hindustan Times Leadership Summit in New Delhi, Advani also appreciated the support he has got during his Jan Chetna Yatra. "Public support I received during this yatra is...
  • Advani's yatra a bid to realise PM dream: Moily 20-11-2011 01:33 PM

    Mangalore: Taking a swipe at L K Advani's Jan Chetna Yatra, Union Minister M Veerappa Moily on Sunday dubbed it as a personal agenda of the BJP veteran to fulfill his dream of becoming the Prime Minister. "Advani's wish to become Prime Minister earlier failed. Now, he is trying to...
  • Advani's yatra ends, grand finale at Ramlila Maidan 20-11-2011 11:28 AM

    BJP leaders Nitin Gadkari, Sushma Swaraj and Arun Jaitley are likely to be present when LK Advani ends his Jan Chetna Yatra on Sunday. ...
  • Advani's 38-day long yatra ends in Delhi today 20-11-2011 07:06 AM

    New Delhi: Senior BJP leader LK Advani's 38-day long Jan Chetna Yatra against corruption will end in New Delhi on Sunday. The 84-year-old veteran leader of Indian politics, who flagged off his rally in Bihar on October 11, has been on the road for 38-days covering well over 7000 kms....
  • Advani's yatra all set to enter Uttarakhand 16-11-2011 04:50 PM

    Dehradun: BJP leader LK Advani's Jan Chetna Yatra is all set to enter Uttarakhand on Thursday as authorities beefed up security for his public meetings. During his three-day programme in the poll-bound hill state, Advani will address four public meetings, including one at the Parade Ground here, they said. A...
  • Punjab: Protesters hurl eggs at Advani's rath 13-11-2011 08:28 PM

    Bhatinda: BJP leader LK Advani's yatra on Sunday met a hostile reception in Punjab, with protesters hurling eggs at his 'rath' and waving black flags, briefly disrupting his convoy's journey in the state, where the party is in power along with Shiromani Akali Dal (Badal). A 30-40-strong group of protesters...
  • Advani's Yatra moves to Punjab today 13-11-2011 08:13 AM

    New Delhi: Veteran BJP leader LK Advani's Jan Chetna Yatra against corruption moves to Punjab on Sunday. The BJP leader has been on the road for 32 days. He will be addressing a public meeting in Ludhiana where he is to attend a public meeting. A night halt in Ludhiana...
  • Why is Sonia Gandhi quiet on 2G: LK Advani 11-11-2011 10:48 AM

    It's been a month since LK Advani began his yatra against corruption and on Friday Advani slammed the UPA government at a public rally in Japipur. ...
  • Advani's yatra in Rajasthan after birthday break 09-11-2011 08:22 AM

    New Delhi: Senior BJP leader LK Advani's Jan Chetna Yatra will continue to tour Rajashthan on Wednesday after the leader took a day off on Tuesday to celebrate his 84th birthday. Before the start of the Yatra, Advani said there was no plan to move a no-confidence motion in Parliament...
  • Congress synonymous with corruption: Modi 06-11-2011 06:59 PM

    Vapi: Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said the Congress has become synonymous with corruption and warned the party of a bleak future, noting that every time people have risen against graft, governments have fallen. "Every time a voice against corruption is raised, be it Anna Hazare's, yoga guru...
  • Modi welcomes Advani's yatra in Gujarat 06-11-2011 11:02 AM

    Vapi: Senior BJP leader LK Advani's Jan Chetna yatra has rolled into the state of Gujarat and Chief Minister Narendra Modi welcomed the yatra. Advani has been on the road for 27 days now and will be touring Gujarat on Sunday. The senior BJP leader had reached Daman on Saturday...
  • UPA govt has disgraced democracy: Advani 03-11-2011 02:40 PM

    Kolhapur (Maha): Stepping up his attack on the Centre's UPA Government, BJP leader LK Advani has branded it as 'corrupt' and said it brought 'disgrace' to democracy. The BJP stalwart also demanded that the government publish a white paper on black money salted away in Switzerland and other tax havens....
  • I liked Manmohan when he wasn't PM: Advani 02-11-2011 03:54 PM

    Panaji: Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader LK Advani on Wednesday said he liked Manmohan Singh 'when he was not the prime minister'. Speaking to reporters in Panaji, the former deputy prime minister, who is on a nationwide anti-graft Jan Chetna Yatra, also said calling Singh a weak Prime Minister...
  • BJP snubs Advani as yatra enters Bangalore 31-10-2011 07:17 AM

    Bangalore: BJP leader LK Advani is feeling the heat from his own party members. He will address a rally at Bangalore's Nehru Maidan on Monday as part of his anti-corruption yatra, but there was little support for him from his own party members as former Karnataka chief minister BS Yeddyurappa's...
  • Kochi: Advani's vehicle leaked fuel 30-10-2011 10:31 PM

    Kochi: A bullet proof vehicle, which brought senior BJP leader LK Advani and his daughter Pratibha Advani to the Nedumabassery airport on Sunday evening from their hotel in Kochi for their onward journey to Bangalore, was found to have leaked fuel. Advani, who had completed the Kerala leg of his...
  • Advani's yatra set to enter Karnataka today 30-10-2011 08:27 AM

    Bangalore: In an irony of sorts, BJP leader LK Advani's anti-corruption yatra rolls into his party-ruled state on Sunday, where a former Chief Minister is lodged in jail and two other ministers face corruption charges. On Saturday when state BJP leaders were engaged in hectic preparations to welcome the yatra,...
  • Rath Yatra: change in traffic plan for Sun 29-10-2011 09:32 AM

    BANGALORE: In wake of L K Advanis Jana Chethana Yatra at National High School Grounds on Sunday, the city traffic police have made changes in vehicular movement. People coming from Mysore Road, Tumkur Road, Magadi Road and Bellary Road through BMTC buses and tempos can alight at Shivashankar Circle and...
  • Day 18: Advani to conclude TN leg of his yatra 28-10-2011 08:49 AM

    New Delhi: On the 18th day of his Jan Chetna Yatra against corruption, veteran BJP leader LK Advani will address public meetings in Madurai and Srivillputhur in Tamil Nadu, before heading to Thiruvananthapuram for the Kerala leg of his yatra. On Thursday, before embarking on the second phase of his...
  • Will take anti-graft yatra to Bangalore: Advani 23-10-2011 10:25 AM

    New Delhi: Senior BJP leader LK Advani, rubbishing reports of cancellation of his Bangalore rath yatra, on Sunday said he will take his Jan Chetna Yatra to the city. Advani confirmed his tour of the IT city saying, "I will take my Jan Chetna Yatra against graft to Bangalore." Sources...
  • Advani's Jan Chetna Yatra enters Orissa 23-10-2011 07:53 AM

    New Delhi: BJP leader LK Advani's Jan Chetna Yatra against corruption entered day 13 on Sunday. He will addressing five public meetings across Orissa over the next three days. Advani is expected to target the ruling BJD over large scale corruption. The country-wide Jan Chetna Yatra reached Raipur on Saturday...
  • Advani says by-poll results a warning for Cong 18-10-2011 10:16 AM

    Nagpur: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Lal Krishna Advani on Tuesday said that the Monday by-elections results were very significant, terming them as a warning to the Central government. Addressing a press conference in Nagpur, he pointed that barring Bihar, all the other three states that witnessed by-elections were ruled...
  • Advani should've started yatra from K'taka: Cong 15-10-2011 01:02 PM

    Congress spokesperson Renuka Chaudhary said that it's ironic that BS Yeddyurappa's arrest warrant came at the time of the Jan Chetna Yatra. ...
  • Advani yatra hit by 'cash-for-coverage' scandal 15-10-2011 10:01 AM

    New Delhi: The BJP has tried to bribe the press for favourable coverage of LK Advani's anti-corruption Jan Chetna yatra. Envelopes containing currency notes of Rs 500 and Rs 1000 denomination were handed out to journalists at a press conference in Madhya Pradesh. Madhya Pradesh BJP Chief Prabhat Jha has...
  • Cabinet meets will soon be held in Tihar: Advani 15-10-2011 08:17 AM

    Umaria: Alleging that the Congress-led UPA government was neck deep in corruption, BJP leader LK Advani on Friday said that the day was not far when the government would have to call its Cabinet meeting in Tihar Jail. "It is really unfortunate for Indian democracy that the UPA ministers, neck...
  • No competition between me and Modi: Advani 13-10-2011 02:06 PM

    New Delhi: Denying all the rumours, veteran BJP leader LK Advani says there is no competition between him and Gujarat chief Minister Narendra Modi for the race of party's prime ministerial candidature in the upcoming Lok Sabha elections. Modi recently announced that he will go again on fast under the...
  • Watch: Advani's rath gets stuck under a bridge 12-10-2011 07:26 PM

    LK Advani's rath got stuck under a bridge on river Son between Patna and Arra on the second day of his Jan Chetna Yatra. ...
  • Munde dares RR Patil to stop Advani's yatra 12-10-2011 07:09 PM

    Mumbai: BJP leader Gopinath Munde on Wednesday dared Maharashtra home minister RR Patil to stop LK Advani's anti-corruption Jan Chetna Yatra. "I dare RR Patil. If he has courage, he should try and obstruct the rath yatra. It will come to Maharashtra and BJP will welcome it," Munde said. Munde...
  • NDA may get chance to form next govt: LK Advani 12-10-2011 01:46 PM

    Patna: Senior BJP leader LK Advani on Wednesday said there was all possibility of the NDA getting a chance to form the next government at the Centre, but remained non-committal on whether he was still in the race for prime ministership. High on the initial response received by his Jan...
  • Advani yatra: JP's village lies forgotten 11-10-2011 08:10 PM

    Sitab Diara: The winds of change sweeping through Bihar have curiously left out a forgotten yet important part of the state, the tiny village of Sitab Diara, the birthplace of legendary socialist leader Jayaprakash Narayan, which has been chosen by Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) veteran LK Advani as the starting...