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India erupts in celebrations

NEW DELHI: From Ramlila Maidan to Ralegan Siddhi – Mr Anna Hazare’s village, celebrations at full blast replaced days of protests as the Gandhian broke his fast on Sunday with his supporters marking “people’s victory” with dancing, waving of tricolour and handing out of sweets and flowers.

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PM meets President, discusses Anna

NEW DELHI: The Prime Minister, Dr Manmohan Singh on Sunday met the President, Ms Pratibha Patil and discussed Parliament’s consensus resolution on the Lokpal bill as demanded by Mr Anna Hazare to end his fast.

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Anna breaks fast, says poll reforms on agenda

NEW DELHI:  Hailing Parliament’s nod on key elements of Jan Lokpal bill as “people’s victory”, Mr Anna Hazare on Sunday broke his 12-day-old fast declaring that electoral reforms will be on top of his agenda next so that corruption can come down.

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Ralegan Siddhi celebrates Anna’s victory

MUMBAI/RALEGAN SIDDHI: There was a carnival like atmosphere in Ralegan Siddhi, the native village of Mr Anna Hazare, and other parts of Maharashtra as the anti-corruption crusader broke his 12-day fast against corruption.

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Rs 70 lakh and counting, donations still pour in for Anna

NEW DELHI: Donations have been pouring in from across the country to support social activist Mr Anna Hazare’s anti-graft movement. India Against Corruption (IAC), the NGO spearheading it, has so far received more than Rs 70 lakh in cash donations and more is still coming in, an activist said.

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How they kept Ramlila Maidan clean – only for Anna!

NEW DELHI: From collecting mounds of garbage, removing slush caused by rains to cleaning toilets, a group of volunteers -- mostly students from premier medical and engineering colleges -- kept Ramlila Maidan, the nerve centre of Mr Anna Hazare’s movement, clean at a time when it saw unprecedented footfall on all the 13 days of his fast.

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Anna has his way, to end fast today

NEW DELHI: The anti-corruption crusader, Mr Anna Hazare will end his 12-old-day fast at 10 am Sunday after the Parliament Saturday endorsed in principle three of his key demands to deal with corruption in a compromise between the government and the Gandhian.

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