Anna Hazare's comments that a person has no option but to slap the corrupt when he runs out of tolerance and patience has stoked a fresh controversy. Hazare's comments have come in for sharp criticism from the political class with several leaders condemning it.
Strongly condemning the incident of shoe hurling towards Rahul Gandhi in Uttarakhand, Congress on Monday suspected BJP's role in it and demanded a thorough inquiry into the episode to find out the truth.
Anti-corruption activist Anna Hazare on Sunday wrote to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and accused him and the government of not paying heed to the people's demands on the Lokpal Bill and betraying the country - the people and Parliament alike.
The CBI on Thursday conducted raids over 40 location across Uttar Pradesh and Delhi after new cases were filed in the National Rural Health Mission (NRHM) scam.
It seems that the battle between Army Chief General VK Singh and the government is now a full-fledged political one. The BJP, and even some of the parties supporting the UPA, have attacked the government for mishandling the controversy over General Singh's date of birth.
For the first time Priyanka Gandhi Vadra has indicated that she is open to joining active politics if Rahul Gandhi asks her to do so. Priyanka made the statement on Tuesday during the campaign trail in Amethi and Rae Bareli in Uttar Pradesh ahead of the Assembly polls.
Army Chief General VK Singh's decision to take the government to the Supreme Court over his age controversy may have shocked many, but the Congress has downplayed the move.
The Pakistan Supreme Court on Monday ordered contempt charges against Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani in the National Reconciliation Ordinance (NRO) case, a corruption amnesty issued by former military ruler Pervez Musharraf in 2007.
Zardari arrives home from Dubai
The battle for Uttar Pradesh is set to intensify with the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) planning to launch an agitation against the Congress. This comes in the wake of Law Minister Salman Khurshid's promise of increasing the 4.5 per cent minority quota to 9 per cent if the Congress is voted to power.
Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari cut short his Dubai visit and returned home on Friday amidst crisis, according to reports. Zardari had abruptly left for Dubai on Thursday, supposedly for a wedding. Pakistan's national Assembly is set to meet for a special session on Friday over the ongoing political crisis in the country.
Congress's 'Chanakya' Digvijaya Singh has once again used the Batla House encounter to woo the Muslims of Uttar Pradesh. In Azamgarh, as young Muslims expressed their anger against Rahul Gandhi by waving black flags, Digvijaya pulled out the Batla House encounter tool to convert adversity into an opportunity.
Union Law Minister Salman Khurshid has criticised the Election Commission (EC) for issuing a notice to him for his Muslim sub-quota promise and claimed he did not violate the model code of conduct.
Union Law Minister Salman Khurshid on Tuesday said that his promise of 9% reservation for Muslims in Uttar Pradesh was not a violation of the model code of conduct.
The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has taken BSP MLA Ram Prasad Jaiswal into custody in connection with the National Rural Health Mission (NRHM) scam.
The Election Commission's deadline to the Uttar Pradesh government to cover up Chief Minister Mayawati's statues and those of her party symbol, the elephant, expires at 5 pm on Wednesday.
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has a unique style of leadership. Encouraging industrialists to invest in her state, Mamata said, "Japan, Japan where is Japan? Do you want to invest? China, China where are my Chinese friends? Germany? US?"
The Election Commission's directive to cover up statues installed by Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati seems to have expensive ramifications.
Modi attacks Centre, says opposition-ruled states neglected
Shiv Sena chief Bal Thackeray has attacked Team Anna, calling its members "a bunch of worthless persons". Thackeray hit out at Kiran Bedi, Arvind Kejriwal and Manish Sisodia but did not name Anna Hazare
Gadkari condoles death
Dhananjay Munde likely to face disciplinary action
The first phase of Uttar Pradesh's Assembly elections has been postponed and the polls will now be held on February 8 instead of the February 4 because of the birth anniversary of Prophet Mohammad
The Trinamool Congress, for the first time in an open offensive, will hold a political rally against its own ally in Bengal to protest against an alleged Congress-CPI(M) nexus against Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee.
Following the cancellations of their plans of 'jail bharo' (fill the jails) and election campaign for the upcoming Assembly polls, Team Anna has now made an attempt to reach the general public, inviting them to suggest what should Anna Hazare and his team do next.