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Team Anna says the Gandhian will call off his fast today. But, since he's already fasted for 11 days, he will break his fast only after the resolution has been officially adopted by the Parliament.


* Ramlila Maidan becomes postal address for Anna
     Postmen had never ventured here but for the past one week they have been taking rounds of Ramlila
 Maidan with their mailbags delivering letters to fasting Anna Hazare.

* Traders down shutters to support Hazare
       Traders in parts of Uttar Pradesh downed their shutters on Saturday to support Anna Hazare
whose fast for a strong anti-corruption bill has entered the 12th day, officials said.

*`Govt agrees to Anna’s 3 demands’
The government is likely to present the draft during the ongoing discussion on Lokpal Bill in Parliament.

* Fire near stage at Anna’s protest site
A minor fire broke out near the stage where Anna Hazare is fasting demanding a strong Lokpal at the

* Ramlila Maidan here on Saturday.
End fast by 6 pm: Sri Sri Ravishankar to Anna

* Spiritual leader Sri Sri Ravi Shankar on Saturday urged Anna Hazare to positively end his hunger strike by 6 in the evening.

* I refuse to tweet about Anna: Omar
Abdullah, often known to air his views on the virtual world, did not post even a single comment from Aug 19 to Aug 25.

* Rajya Sabha allots six hours for Lokpal debate
Rajya Sabha chairman Hamid Ansari on Saturday allocated six hours for the Lokpal debate and said this could be extended if the members so wanted.

* How Anna united people for a common cause
Activist Anna Hazare feels "weak and stressed" as his fast for a strong anti-corruption bill entered the 12th day on Saturday, said a doctor monitoring his health.

* Lokpal debate bypassing standing committee: Lalu
The debate comes as activist Anna Hazare`s fast enters its 12th day demanding the civil society`s Jan Lokpal bill to be taken up.