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Anna Hazare Corruption

India's Need for Tahrir Square

Subhash Agrawal | Posted 03.20.2012 | World
Subhash Agrawal

This time may yet be remembered as India's own spring. If it fails to happen, then it really will take a Tahrir Square to shake up the establishment and deliver meaningful change to the Indian people.

India: Activist Declares 3-Day Hunger Strike To Protest Corruption

AP | MUNEEZA NAQVI | Posted 02.25.2012 | World

NEW DELHI — The powerful lower house of India's Parliament passed a contentious anti-corruption bill Tuesday after hours of fierce debate even a...

After 20-Day Silence, Indian Anti-Corruption Activist Vows To Reform Group

AP | MUNEEZA NAQVI | Posted 01.04.2012 | World

NEW DELHI — The charismatic leader of a popular Indian anti-corruption movement ended a 20-day vow of silence Friday with a promise to reform th...

Why Indian Corruption Is a Global Security Concern

Cleo Paskal | Posted 10.25.2011 | World
Cleo Paskal

Luckily for those around the world concerned about terror, drugs, human trafficking and other multinational criminal organization, the Indian people are working hard to make India, and by extension the world, a more secure place.

Indian Prime Minister Urges Activist To End Hunger Strike

AP | By RAVI NESSMAN | Posted 10.25.2011 | World

NEW DELHI -- India's prime minister seized control of a national anti-corruption debate Thursday, calling on Parliament to discuss protesters' reform ...

Indian Activist On Hunger Strike Against Corruption Increasingly Criticized

AP | KATY DAIGLE | Posted 10.22.2011 | World

NEW DELHI — Criticism mounted Monday against an Indian activist's hunger strike, with public figures saying it threatens democracy and verges on...

Invoking Gandhi's Legacy, Indian Anti-Corruption Activist Launches Public Hunger Strike

AP | ASHOK SHARMA | Posted 10.19.2011 | World

NEW DELHI — An activist who has adopted Mohandes K. Gandhi's hunger-strike tactics and galvanized Indians' anger over government scandals led th...

Indian P.M. Lashes Out At Popular Anti-Corruption Activist

AP | RAVI NESSMAN | Posted 10.17.2011 | World

NEW DELHI — A renowned Indian anti-corruption crusader struck a deal with police early Thursday to hold a 15-day public hunger strike against gr...