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Hazare to join Ramdev’s fast, says govt is cheating us


Accusing the government of cheating civil right activists on the issue of Lokpal Bill, Anna Hazare on Thursday extended his support to yoga guru Ramdev’s fast against corruption and said he will join the agitation.

Beware of govt motive, Hazare warns Ramdev

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Anna Hazare today decided to associate himself with Baba Ramdev's hunger strike with a warning to the yoga guru that he should not be swayed by the overtures made by the government saying it plays

Hazare warns Ramdev, says beware of govt's motive


Anna Hazare on Thursday decided to associate himself with Baba Ramdev’s hunger strike with a warning that he should not be swayed by government’s overtures because it plays “fraud” by first agreeing to demands and then backing out.

RTI activists of Hazare outfit attacked in Maharashtra


Three RTI activists belonging to Anna Hazare-led outfit against corruption were attacked allegedly by members of a political party, seriously injuring one.

The activists - Popat Pandurang Barge (37),

Two die of sunstroke in Maharashtra

With mercury soaring each passing day, two farm labours have died of sun stroke in Ner tehsil of the district in the last 48 hours, sources said.

In records of Ner police station, however, deaths of

Teen raped by father's employer dies


A 16-year-old girl, who had set herself on fire after being repeatedly raped by her father's employer and an aide, died at a hospital here on Saturday, police said.

"The victim had suffered more than

Hazare gets a hero’s welcome

Anna Hazare received a hero’s welcome on his return to his native village in Ahmednagar district on Monday evening to the accompaniment of “Jai Ho” number, two days after the social activist ended his 98-hour fast against corruption.

Robbers decamp with Rs.8 lakh in daring bank heist


In a daring daylight heist, armed robbers struck at a Central Bank of India branch here, decamping with around Rs.830,000 in cash after shooting at a bank employee Monday morning, police said.

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