Team Anna

  • Shanti Bhushan denies writing article slamming Kejriwal 13-12-2013 02:49 PM

    New Delhi: Shanti Bhushan, senior lawyer and father of AAP leader Prashant Bhushan, on Friday denied writing any article slamming party national convener Arvind Kejriwal in a newspaper editorial. Bhushan denied writing the article titled 'Kejriwal is on course to ruin 2014 for the BJP' 'Mail Today/Daily mail'. He said,...
  • Kejriwal's party to be called 'Aam Aadmi Party' 24-11-2012 11:25 AM

    New Delhi: Live updates: 3.35 pm: Kejriwal's mentor Anna Hazare assures support to his party candidates saying that they must be good in order to win his backing. "I will not campaign for the party, but will support the right candidates." 3.10 pm: Activist Yogendra Yadav elaborates about the party,...
  • Anna Hazare's new team to meet today 24-11-2012 06:26 AM

    New Delhi: Anna Hazare will be meeting his new core committee later on Saturday. The two-day meeting will take place at Anna's village - Ralegan Siddhi. It will include Kiran Bedi and former Army Chief General VK Singh. Team Anna may support Arvind Kejriwal's yet-to-be-launched political party when elections come,...
  • New Team Anna may back Kejriwal's party: Kiran Bedi 23-11-2012 05:00 PM

    Hyderabad: Team Anna may support Arvind Kejriwal's yet-to-be-launched political party when elections come, Kiran Bedi, a member of the new Team Anna, said in Hyderabad on Friday. "We will support any honesty. Since he (Kejriwal) stands for promoting integrity, obviously he will be eligible for our support," she told reporters...
  • Anna's Delhi office based in Cong worker's house: Residents 11-11-2012 07:37 PM

    New Delhi: Is Anna Hazare's new rented office in New Delhi based in the house of a Congress worker? The residents welfare association (RWA) of south Delhi's Sarvodaya Enclave, where Hazare has taken up a room at a monthly rent of Rs 50,000, alleged on Sunday that the property belonged...
  • 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. ...
  • 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...
  • Anna to announce coordination panel by Nov 10 05-11-2012 06:41 PM

    New Delhi: Anna Hazare is likely to announce a coordination panel by Saturday to take his apolitical anti-corruption movement forward. The anti-corruption crusader, who arrived in New Delhi on Monday afternoon, said he would hold a series of discussions with his associates in the next two days and visit a...
  • Kejriwal rejects questions by 'liar' Digvijaya as Anna plans new team 20-10-2012 10:09 PM

    New Delhi: Anti-corruption crusader-turned-politician Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday continued to face sharp attack from the Congress through party general secretary Digvijaya Singh. And this even as his former mentor and associate in the fight against graft, Anna Hazare, offered a word of advice for the India Against Corruption (IAC) member...
  • Anna's new anti-corruption team to meet on Nov 24 20-10-2012 09:42 PM

    New Delhi: Anna Hazare will meet his new Core Committee in Ralegan Siddhi for two days from November 24 and has invited several eminent persons like former Army chief Gen VK Singh, activist Kiran Bedi said on Saturday. The new Core Committee will meet for the first time just as...
  • It's now clear that Kejriwal used Anna: Congress 29-09-2012 01:35 PM

    New Delhi: The Congress has seized upon the opportunity of the widening rift between anti-corruption activist Anna Hazare and Arvind Kejriwal. Anna Hazare in his blog accused Kejriwal of splitting the anti-corruption movement. The Congress has now said that Anna was used for political ambitions. "Now it is clear to...
  • Kejriwal will be like fused bulb in politics: BJP 26-09-2012 01:06 AM

    Sagar: Taking potshots at anti-corruption activist Arvind Kejriwal, Madhya Pradesh BJP chief Prabhat Jha has said he will be like a "fused bulb" in politics. Jha said the key member of now disbanded Team Anna is not a leader but "an activist doing politics of swadeshi with foreign funding". Taking...
  • I have no political ambitions: Arvind Kejriwal 24-09-2012 04:45 PM

    New Delhi: India Against Corruption leader Arvind Kejriwal on Monday hoped that Anna Hazare would support him in his endeavour to form a political party, saying that there could be ideological differences on the issue but the goal is same. He said that his group would announce the future roadmap...
  • Former IAC member questions Kejriwal over use of funds 23-09-2012 04:30 PM

    New Delhi: A former Team Anna member has demanded answers from Arvind Kejriwal on the use of India Against Corruption (IAC) funds. He says Anna Hazare had returned a cheque for Rs 2 crore that Kejriwal had sent to him. He has also questioned the source of funds of Suresh...
  • Did Anna Hazare ask Suresh Pathare to quit? 23-09-2012 01:40 PM

    His resignation comes at a time when Anna Hazare has officially parted ways with Arvind Kejriwal. ...
  • I am not behind split in Team Anna: Ramdev 22-09-2012 10:37 PM

    Dehradun: Yoga guru Ramdev on Saturday refuted allegations that he was behind the split between Gandhian Anna Hazare and his associates. "Those saying that I caused a split between Hazare and his associates are spreading a canard and indulging in petty politics. I had no role to play in this,"...
  • FTN: Is forming a political party a good idea for Team Kejriwal? 20-09-2012 11:57 PM

    The rift between Anna Hazare and Arvind Kejriwal seems to be finally out in the open. ...
  • Arvind Kejriwal's thinking has changed: Kiran Bedi 20-09-2012 08:18 PM

    New Delhi: Questioning the need for the anti-corruption movement turning political, activist Kiran Bedi on Thursday alleged that Arvind Kejriwal has changed his stand on the question of the movement's character and not Anna Hazare. She said Hazare can unite all movements across the country and put pressure on political...
  • Ask Arvind what made him change his mind: Kiran Bedi 20-09-2012 11:51 AM

    Kiran Bedi said while Arvind Kejriwal would go the political way, she will support Anna Hazare's movement. ...
  • Anna's decision is shocking, sad: Kejriwal 20-09-2012 11:31 AM

    New Delhi: Arvind Kejriwal has expressed shock over anti-corruption activist Anna Hazare's decision to part ways with him. "We all have a lot of respect for Anna ji. He is like a father figure and guru to me. His decision was very shocking, sad and unexpected," Kejriwal said. Speaking on...
  • Anna not keen on politics, parts ways with Kejriwal 20-09-2012 09:44 AM

    While Anna said he wished Kejriwal the best, he also forbade him from using his images during campaigning. ...
  • Happy that Anna has separated from Kejriwal: Digvijaya Singh 20-09-2012 09:23 AM

    Congress General Secretary Digvijaya Singh said, "We have been saying this from the beginning that some overambitious people have brainwashed Anna." ...
  • Post split with Kejriwal, Anna meets Ramdev 19-09-2012 11:28 PM

    New Delhi: After splitting with his team, Anna Hazare on Wednesday night had a hush-hush meeting with yoga guru Ramdev. The surprise meeting was held in a house in posh Golf Links of Delhi in which former Army chief General VK Singh is believed to have been present. The meeting...
  • Anna tells Kejriwal not to use his name, photo 19-09-2012 07:53 PM

    New Delhi: Anti-corruption crusader Anna Hazare on Wednesday parted ways with former team member Arvind Kejriwal saying he would not be a part of the political party being formed by the latter. Addressing mediapersons after a meeting with Kejriwal on the issue, the veteran anti-corruption crusader reiterated that he would...
  • Anna Hazare-Arvind Kejriwal divide grows 19-09-2012 05:49 PM

    New Delhi: Anti-corruption activist Anna Hazare and erstwhile Team Anna member Arvind Kejriwal seems to be following different paths at the former's brainstorming session with IAC members on Wednesday. The meeting revealed growing cracks between the two with Justice Santosh Hegde, too, admitting to the differences on floating a political...
  • Ex-Team Anna members cry foul after FB page disappears 19-09-2012 08:38 AM

    New Delhi: Disappearance of a 'Facebook' page maintained by erstwhile Team Anna supporters, who are opposed to the movement taking political plunge, has prompted them to cry hoarse and demand restoration of the page. The India Against Corruption (IAC) page maintained by Shivendra Singh Chouhan, who came out of Team...
  • IAC claims 76 pc people support its political foray 17-09-2012 07:39 PM

    New Delhi: Contradicting Anna Hazare, Arvind Kejriwal-led India Against Corruption on Monday made public the results of a survey in which they claimed majority of the people -- 76 per cent of those surveyed -- were in favour of the movement forming a political party. The results were published a...
  • Delink from Kejriwal, aides tell Anna Hazare 09-09-2012 05:25 PM

    New Delhi: A day after India Against Corruption started a survey on forming a political party, some prominent members and volunteers of erstwhile Team Anna on Sunday urged Anna Hazare to delink himself from Arvind Kejriwal and revive the "apolitical" anti-graft movement. The appeal to Hazare came after a meeting...
  • People want new political alternative: Kejriwal 08-09-2012 06:31 PM

    Ralegan Siddhi: Social activist Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday said most of the current political parties have lost credibility and hence people are yearning for a new alternative which they are seeking to provide. People in India now want a new political alternative which has a vision and is honest in...
  • Live: Arvind Kejriwal, Prashant Bhushan let off 03-09-2012 11:29 AM

    New Delhi: 3.00 pm: Arvind Kejriwal and Prashant Bhushan let off from the Parliament Street Police Station. 12.30 pm: Anna Hazare takes on Sonia Gandhi and asks why the Congress President allowed her MPs to take to the streets when Parliament did not function when she had actually stopped Team...