Prashant Bhushan

No bail and no jail for Kejriwal & AAP members

Amid high drama, Arvind Kejriwal, Prashant Bhushan and other members of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) were on Tuesday released by a Delhi court after they appeared before it following summons for alleged involvement in rioting cases in New Delhi last year. The court released Kejriwal, Bhushan, Manish Sisodia and 23 others on an undertaking that […]

Arvind Kejriwal & Prashant Bhushan question new CBI director’s selection

Activists Arvind Kejriwal and Prashant Bhushan on Friday questioned the secretive manner in which the government chose Ranjit Sinha as the new CBI director and claimed he was a tainted person. They said the selection of Sinha only shows that “government even today in all circumstances wants to use the CBI for its political benefits”. Advertisements […]

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. By– Priyankan Goswami The Lokpal has failed and so has Anna Hazare’s hype […]

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 […]