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Why You Must Not Compare Anna Hazare with Gandhi

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Why You Must Not Compare Anna Hazare with Gandhi

Ramlila Maidan in the Indian capital New Delhi is used to hold the annual mythological show Ramlila (based on the epic Ramayana) in which God Rama vanquishes the ten-headed villain Ravana. Now, the anti-corruption leader Anna Hazare is using the same arena to continue his fast and take on the Indian government, which is behaving [...]

Can Anna Hazare Give Us Corruption-Free India?

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Can Anna Hazare Give Us Corruption-Free India?

Anna Hazare, a social activist in India, waited silently for the Cricket World Cup tournament here to get over before he began his fast against corruption in the country. He knew that he won’t get public support during the cricket matches because cricket – not the corruption issue – is the priority for an average [...]