India Against Corruption

  • Kejriwal meets Anna at Maharashtra Sadan, terms it a courtesy call 08-02-2014 10:17 PM

    New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal met social activist Anna Hazare at Maharashtra Sadan in the national capital on Saturday evening. Kejriwal termed the 20-minute meeting as a courtesy call. "Kejriwal met Hazare at Maharashtra Sadan and the meeting lasted for 20 minutes," Deepak Vajpayee, a media representative of...
  • Anna Hazare flays AAP for using his name, questions party's funding 18-11-2013 09:30 PM

    New Delhi: Social and anti-corruption crusader Anna Hazare has come down heavily on Arvind Kejriwal's Aam Aadmi Party for allegedly using his name. In a letter written to Arvind Kejriwal late on Sunday night, the 76-year-old Anna Hazare questioned the working of the party and said that there is no...
  • Kejriwal to meet 'first members' of his party today 24-11-2012 07:28 AM

    New Delhi: All eyes will be on anti-corruption campaigner Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday as he and 300 of his colleagues get set to meet in the capital to finalise the details regarding their political party, an announcement regarding which is expected latest by Monday. Speaking to CNN-IBN, Kejriwal said that...
  • Kejriwal decides to let Anna retain IAC 12-11-2012 07:30 AM

    New Delhi: Activist-turned-politician Arvind Kejriwal has decided to drop the name India Against Corruption after the launch of his political party on November 26. The decision that was declared to the world on Kejriwal's Twitter account came hours after anti-corruption activist Anna Hazare said he would open a bank account...
  • Kumar Vishwas, Manish Sisodia shadowed, threatened: IAC 11-11-2012 10:22 PM

    New Delhi: India Against Corruption on Sunday alleged that some suspicious persons entered the residential premises of its leaders Manish Sisodia and Kumar Vishwas to threaten them and their families. In a statement, the IAC claimed that about a dozen people came to Vishwas' residence on Sunday evening while he...
  • Will forego IAC label after launch of party: Kejriwal 11-11-2012 07:27 PM

    New Delhi: India Against Corruption activist-turned-politician Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday tweeted that he would not use the IAC label post November 26 after the launch of his political party. "Anna is too dear to us. I have the deepest respects for him. After the launch of our party on November...
  • Arvind Kejriwal is like Rakhi Sawant: Digvijaya Singh 11-11-2012 05:23 PM

    New Delhi: Congress General Secretary Digvijaya Singh has done it again. On Sunday, the senior politician compared India Against Corruption (IAC) activist-turned-politician Arvind Kejriwal to Bollywood actor Rakhi Sawant saying that they both tried to expose "but with no substance". "Arvind Kejriwal is like Rakhi Sawant. They both try and...
  • Government protecting HSBC Bank, alleges Arvind Kejriwal 10-11-2012 09:39 PM

    India Against Corruption activist-turned-politician Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday alleged that the government is protecting HSBC Bank, against whom he had made money laundering charges. The government, earlier in the day, had claimed that investigations were being carried against people whose names appeared in the alleged black money list handed over...
  • Those who broke away from us must use a new name: Bedi 10-11-2012 08:37 PM

    Anti-corruption activist Kiran Bedi on Saturday said that IAC was a movement and no one could lay claim to it. "IAC is a movement. If someone, anyone decides to break away and make a political party obviously they'll have a new name," she said while responding to a query. ...
  • Watch: Kejriwal's online interaction session with supporters 10-11-2012 08:00 PM

    New Delhi: India Against Corruption activist-turned-politician Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday interacted with netizens and answered their questions on Google+ Hangout. The one-hour session began at 8 pm India time and was aimed at interacting with non-resident Indians (NRIs) in particular. Members of the IAC said on Saturday that they had...
  • Anna announces new team, says Jan Andolan is the new goal 10-11-2012 04:58 PM

    New Delhi: Launching his new team, anti-corruption crusader Anna Hazare on Saturday gave a call for Jan Andolan. "Our goal is not Jan Lokpal alone. There has to be a Jan Andolan, a mass movement. We will try and bring together many people's movements," said activist Medha Patkar, who along...
  • I am a dengue mosquito, says Arvind Kejriwal 10-11-2012 03:17 PM

    New Delhi: India Against Corruption activist-turned-politician Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday said he was a dengue mosquito and would bite the Congress and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). Kejriwal said this while responding to External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid's statement that Kejriwal's attack was just a mosquito bite that causes minor...
  • Govt dismisses Kejriwal's black money allegations 10-11-2012 07:38 AM

    New Delhi: The government has dismissed India Against Corruption activist-turned-politician Arvind Kejriwal's allegations of black money against big corporate houses, saying there is nothing new in it. "Nothing new in the allegations. This has already been discussed in Parliament. Government may issue a statement if required," the government said. Meanwhile,...
  • IAC will now target the judiciary, says Kejriwal 10-11-2012 02:11 AM

    New Delhi: After taking on politicians and businessmen, India Against Corruption will now target the judiciary, Arvind Kejriwal said on Friday. He said several high profile cases were dragging on in the courts for several years without any decisive outcome. Asked by a television channel why he doesn't move courts...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey 09-11-2012 11:47 PM

    India Against Corruption activist-turned-politician Arvind Kejriwal on Friday targeted several top Indian business groups and a Congress MP, alleging that they had stashed black money worth several hundred crores in the HSBC Bank in Geneva, Switzerland. He claimed that a senior Congress leader gave him the details about the black...
  • HSBC Bank under scanner globally for alleged money laundering 09-11-2012 10:46 PM

    While IAC leader Arvind Kejriwal may have highlighted HSBC Bank's role in facilitating laundering black money in India, globally the London-headquartered banking major is also under scanner from several international agencies. Here is a look at some of the accusation against HSBC for its questionable transactions. ...
  • Kejriwal alleges Ambanis, Dabur owners have black money 09-11-2012 02:14 PM

    New Delhi: India Against Corruption activist-turned-politician Arvind Kejriwal on Friday targeted several top Indian business groups and a Congress MP, alleging that they had stashed black money worth several hundred crores in the HSBC Bank in Geneva, Switzerland. He claimed that a senior Congress leader gave him the details about...
  • Kejriwal to make another revelation today 09-11-2012 07:36 AM

    New Delhi: India Against Corruption activist Arvind Kejriwal is all set to make yet another revelation on Friday. But there is still no word on who his latest target will be. In the past month, Kejriwal has targetted Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra's land deals, External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid...
  • 'Jan Lokpal envisaged by Kejriwal too draconian' 04-11-2012 12:12 AM

    New Delhi: Former Chief Justice of Delhi High Court AP Shah, who was named by Arvind Kejriwal as an internal Lokpal of India Against Corruption (IAC), on Saturday termed the Jan Lokpal Bill drafted by erstwhile Team Anna as "too draconian". Addressing a conference of state Lokayuktas in New Delhi,...
  • SP will next withdraw cases against Khurshid: Kejriwal 03-11-2012 02:04 PM

    New Delhi: India Against Corruption activist-turned-politician Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday slammed the Samajwadi Party (SP) after the Uttar Pradesh government on Friday withdrew money laundering cases against former SP member Amar Singh. Questioning the criminal justice system, Kejriwal said the SP would next withdraw cases against External Affairs Minister Salman...
  • The Last Word: Are Swamy and Kejriwal hit-and-run practitioners? 02-11-2012 10:34 PM

    Is the influence of Swamy and Kejriwal limited to large metropolises or is it nationwide? ...
  • Protester at Kejriwal press meet has links with Gandhis: IAC 02-11-2012 02:19 PM

    New Delhi: The India Against Corruption on Friday released a series of photographs to show that the man who disrupted IAC leader Arvind Kejriwal's press conference on Wednesday had links with the Gandhi family. The photograph showed the man, identified as Jagadish Sharma, present with the Gandhi family at various...
  • Kejriwal takes the battle against Khurshid to his home turf 01-11-2012 10:17 PM

    Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday took his battle against Union Minister Salman Khurshid to his home turf in Farrukhabad where he addressed a rally against the Congress leader and asked the people to not vote for him in 2014 General Elections. ...
  • Kejriwal takes on Khurshid, asks Farrukhabad to defeat him 01-11-2012 06:58 PM

    Farrukhabad: Anti-corruption crusader-turned-politician Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday took his battle against Union Minister Salman Khurshid to his home turf in Farrukhabad where he addressed a rally against the Congress leader and asked the people to not vote for him in 2014 General Elections. "I want to ask people of Farrukhabad...
  • Farrukhabad belongs to the common man: Kejriwal supporters 01-11-2012 01:28 PM

    While Arvind Kejriwal headed to External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid's bastion Farrukhabad, the district Congress workers said the activist did not have followers there. Kejriwal's supporters said Farrukhabad belonged to the common man, not Khurshid. ...