Kiran Bedi

BJP to project Kiran Bedi against former Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal

BJP to project Kiran Bedi against former Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal

BJP – on Thursday, January 15, 2015 – inducted Kiran Bedi amid strong sign that it could project the former lady IPS officer as its CM candidate in coming Delhi assembly election battle against former Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal. Advertisements The former IPS officer, seems a breadth for BJP to fill the leadership gap. Going by […]

Anna Hazare and Jan Lokpal Bill – Drama Ends

Anna Hazare and Jan Lokpal Bill – Drama Ends

It is scary to realize for what reasons the Lokpal could have been used if it became a reality under the current shape. Corporates, NGOs and Media would have become the super powers of a country already taking the path of neo-capitalization. Advertisements By– Priyankan Goswami The Lokpal has failed and so has Anna Hazare’s […]

Indian Democracy – Where Anna Hazare failed

Indian Democracy – Where Anna Hazare failed

No Anna or Irom Sharmila, no amount of hunger strikes or street protests will be able to clean our democracy whose virtues are slowly being spilled into the greater drains of capitalism, nepotism and imperialism. By – Priyankan Goswami The version 3.0 of Anna Hazare fasting for Lokpal bill has come to an end, even […]

Indian People’s win inspires Burmese Activists

Indian People’s win inspires Burmese Activists

By- Nava Thakuria Finally the Indian Parliament bowed down to listen to people’s voice on corruption and resolved to frame a strong anti-corruption legislation. Following a massive protest spread across the sub-continent led by Gandhian Anna Hazare, both houses of Indian Parliament have agreed to go for an effective Lokpal (ombudsman) to check corruption in […]

When Northeast India rediscovered Tricolour

When Northeast India rediscovered Tricolour

By- Nava Thakuria When Gandhian Anna Hazare ended his hunger strike (after fasting for 12 full days) following Indian parliament’s resolution for a stronger anti-graft law, he himself said it was a half-victory. But nobody denied that millions of common Indians rallied behind him for a Jan Lokpal, and finally the law makers had to […]

Anna Hazare and Akhil Gogoi – How much difference between Political meetings & yours

Anna Hazare and Akhil Gogoi – How much difference between Political meetings & yours

By- Priyankan Goswami In the public meeting at Guwahati protesting corruption, Anna Hazare questioned to a huge gathering Desh ka Pradhan Mantri Malik hona chahiye ki Naukar? (Should the Prime Minister be the owner or the servant of his country?) With this example, a lesson which every student learns in primary school, Anna was trying […]

Anna Hazare and Jan Lokpal Bill may fail

Anna Hazare and Jan Lokpal Bill may fail

The idea of the first Jan Lokpal Bill dates back to as early as 1969, yet this democratic bill was always denied by the pseudo democratic government of India for the last 42 years. None of the Lokpal bills introduced again and again in 1971, 1977, 1985, 1989, 1996, 1998, 2001, 2005 and 2008 passed […]