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Anna vs.The Government: The war rages on.

 By: Namita Singh     After a year of blackmailing, fasting, marches, missions and yatras , the government finally introduced the anti-corruption bill in the Parliament on the 22nd of December 2011. A debate and vote on the bill is likely to be held post the Christmas holidays from the 27th till the 29th of [...]

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Lokpal Bill: Back To Square One?

By Neha Sen Prime Minister Manmohan Singh described the inclusion of both Government representatives and civil society members in the Lokpal Bill Joint Drafting Committee as “a step that augurs well for society”. However, disagreements between the two groups has jeopardized the future of the Lokpal Bill. Ironically, one of the contentious issues is the [...]