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AA EDIT | Modi Exhorts Ministers as NDA Gets Poll Ready

Mr Modi was smart enough not to play those up in the 2019 election

05 Jul 2023 12:00 AM

Union Budget 2019: Rs 100cr allotted to Lokpal office

The anti-corruption body got its chairperson and members in March this year.

06 Jul 2019 2:33 AM

Govt to soon come out with format to lodge complaints with Lokpal

As per norms, a complaint shall be filed in the prescribed form to be notified by the central government.

16 May 2019 3:01 PM

Everything you need to know about India's first Lokpal PC Ghose

The retired judge Ghose’s name was finalised by the Selection Committee led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi last week.

23 Mar 2019 12:10 PM

Justice Pinaki Ghose takes oath as first Lokpal of India

Justice Ghose, a former Supreme Court judge, was Tuesday named the country’s first Lokpal, the anti-corruption ombudsman.

23 Mar 2019 10:54 AM


Lokpal is welcome, even if long delayed

Anna Hazare, who revived the campaign for a Lokpal, can rest content that his campaign has, although belatedly, borne fruit.

21 Mar 2019 1:50 AM

President Kovind appoints Justice PC Ghose as India's first Lokpal

The other four judicial members are Justice Bhosale, Justice Mohanty, Justice Kumari, and Justice Ajay Kumar Tripathi.

20 Mar 2019 10:25 AM

Move to appoint Lokpal comes after pressure on govt: Anna Hazare

According to reports, Justice P C Ghose's name was cleared at selection committee meet on Friday.

18 Mar 2019 11:52 AM

Former SC judge Justice P C Ghose to be India's first Lokpal

However, there was no official announcement on Justice Pinaki Chandra Ghose's appointment by the government.

17 Mar 2019 3:57 PM

Kharge again declines to attend Lokpal meet; says oppn can’t be ‘voiceless’

Mallikarjun Kharge rejected to attend the Lokpal Selection Committee meeting for the seventh time since February last year.

15 Mar 2019 2:40 PM


Inform about Lokpal’s selection committee next meet within 10 days: SC to Centre

The bench of the Supreme Court, rejected Prashant Bhuhan's plea seeking direction to disclose the names of Lokpal selection committee.

07 Mar 2019 12:06 PM

Maha to appoint lokpal in colleges for student issues

Appeals against the UGRC and IGRC will be heard by the Lokpal.

03 Mar 2019 3:52 AM

'I can still drive a truck to help our soldiers' says Anna Hazare

Anna Hazare, who was once an Army driver, was reacting to the terrorist attack on CRPF convoy in Pulwama district.

16 Feb 2019 11:26 AM

Maharashtra CM, Union ministers meet Hazare, ask him to call off fast

‘If Fadnavis proposes something concrete, then only is there hope for a solution,’ an aide of activist Anna Hazare said.

05 Feb 2019 4:42 PM

Hazare on Day 7 of hunger strike, loses over 5 kg weight

Hazare went on a hunger strike from January 30 demanding the setting up of a Lokpal at the Centre and Lokayuktas in states.

05 Feb 2019 3:41 PM


People will hold PM responsible if anything happens to me: Anna Hazare

Under the banner of 'Jan Andolan Satyagraha', the social activist launched his indefinite hunger strike on January 30 at his native village

03 Feb 2019 11:13 AM

Anna Hazare's blood pressure, sugar levels increase on Day 3 of hunger strike

Residents of Ralegan Siddhi village accused the State and Central governments of ignoring Anna Hazare demands.

01 Feb 2019 1:39 PM

Anna Hazare launches hunger strike

The activist had written a letter to chief minister Devendra Fadnavis on Monday, saying he would launch the agitation in his village from Wednesday.

31 Jan 2019 3:11 AM

Lokpal search panel holds first meet

Meeting comes days after Supreme Court set deadline.

30 Jan 2019 1:55 AM

Why delay over Lokpal?

The wrangling over a place for the representative of the Congress should be seen only as an excuse to put off the appointment.

21 Jan 2019 5:45 AM