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Kejriwal Joins Anna Hazare, Says Won’t Allow Land Acquisition in Delhi

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal Tuesday said he will not allow the central government to forcibly take land away from anyone in the national capital under the amended land acquisition law. Addressing a crowd of protestors led by anti-corruption activist Anna Hazare, who has launched a two-day agitation against the bill tabled in parliament by the NDA government, Kejriwal said: ...

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It is Modi’s debacle: Anna Hazare on Delhi polls

Ralegan-Siddhi (Maharashtra), Feb 10:Veteran social crusader Anna Hazare Tuesday termed the outcome of Delhi election results as “a defeat for Narendra Modi” and expressed happiness at Arvind Kejriwal-led Aam Aadmi Party’s performance. “This was expected. The result is a defeat for (Prime Minister) Narendra Modi. What did the Bharatiya Janata Party do in the past nine months?” Hazare told mediapersons ...

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Former BJP CM of Karnataka Yeddyurappa sent to jail

In a final twist to the ongoing saga over Bellary illegal mining row, former chief minister of Karnataka B.S. Yeddyurappa was also sent to jail on Saturday by a Lokayukta court, rejecting his bail plea. He will be held in Bangalore’s Parappana Agrahara jail until Oct. 22. Yeddyurappa, who was conferred an Honorary Doctorate by the Saginaw Valley State University ...

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