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Hazare starts new hunger strike

Veteran Indian activist Anna Hazare began a fresh anti-corruption hunger strike Tuesday after a procession through Mumbai’s chronically-crowded streets that owed more to traffic jams than triumph. The 74-year-old was greeted with

Anna Hazare threatens another fast

Seeking to mount pressure on government, Anna Hazare threatened on Monday to launch another hunger strike from the last day of Parliament’s Winter Session if a strong Jan Lokpal Bill is not

Hazare ends 13-day fast

Indian anti-corruption activist Anna Hazare ended his 13-day hunger strike on Sunday triggering wild celebrations among supporters after parliament agreed to consider his demands. Hazare’s fast at an open-air venue in New