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AAP government finalising Lokayukta Bill: Top 10 provisions

Updated: January 28, 2014 22:38 IST


New Delhi Arvind Kejriwal's Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) is making the final changes to its version of the anti-corruption Lokpal Bill, which will create an ombudsman or Lokayukta for the state of Delhi to investigate venality among elected representatives and bureaucrats. Two-and-a-half years ago Mr Kejriwal, now the Delhi Chief Minister, had teamed up with Gandhian activist Anna Hazare to engineer a huge anti-graft movement that electrified middle-class India in their demand for a Lokpal. Read More

Suspend cops or we protest at Home Minister's office, warns Arvind Kejriwal

Updated: January 17, 2014 23:34 IST


New Delhi Arvind Kejriwal met Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde amid controversy over a strongly worded warning that his government has issued to the Delhi Police, after it refused to suspend three cops on the chief minister's demand. Mr Kejriwal and other AAP ministers say they'll sit on 'dharna' outside the Home Minister's office from Monday if their demand for suspending the cops isn't met. Read More


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