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Shaheen Bagh, Jantar Mantar type protests impossible amid covid lockdown, protests go online, indoors

The new normal: Migrant workers and Kota students going on hunger strike to be sent home and online petitions circulated against fee hikes

05 May 2020 7:10 PM

DCW chief Swati Maliwal rushed to hospital as she falls unconscious during strike

Maliwal has been on a hunger strike for over 10 days and was sitting at the Samta Sthal near Raj Ghat.

15 Dec 2019 12:12 PM

Argentine Senate approves emergency food law as crisis worsens

The lower house had voted overwhelmingly in favor of the measure on September 12.

19 Sep 2019 2:38 PM

'Put pipe in nose 3 times': US officials force-feed Indian immigrant on hunger strike

'He said it was terribly painful and it was an awful experience. Even as I was talking to him, he kept grimacing,' Corchado said.

16 Aug 2019 10:51 AM

Former Pak PM Nawaz Sharif denied home cooked meal, daughter threatens hunger strike

Maryam, PML-N's vice president, said that she would go on a hunger strike outside the prison if she did not receive any help from court.

09 Jul 2019 1:43 PM


Surat fire tragedy: Hardik detained after hunger strike threat

He was detained because of his threat to hold the protest in Sarthana area where the fire mishap took place last Friday.

27 May 2019 4:14 PM

Hardik threatens of hunger strike unless Govt takes action against Mayor, Fire Dept.

Mocking the Govt. claim of making Surat a smart-city, Hardik said: ‘The incident is a 'glowing' example of the smart city in Surat.’

26 May 2019 8:24 PM

Telangana BJP president ends hunger strike after five days

The Union Minister also accused the BJP government of failing to provide justice to the students.

03 May 2019 6:14 PM

Hazare on Day 7 of hunger strike, loses over 5 kg weight

Hazare went on a hunger strike from January 30 demanding the setting up of a Lokpal at the Centre and Lokayuktas in states.

05 Feb 2019 3:41 PM

Will return Padma Bhushan if Centre doesn't fulfill promises: Anna Hazare

Anna Hazare has been on a hunger strike since last Wednesday at his native Ralegan Siddhi village in Maharashtra's Ahmednagar district.

04 Feb 2019 8:41 AM


Anna Hazare’s blood sugar, pressure increase

Local residents, who have come out in large numbers in support of Mr Hazare, have accused the state and central government of ignoring his demands.

02 Feb 2019 2:32 AM

Detainees on hunger strike, including from India, being force-fed in US facilities

Immigrants, including those from India, have gone on hunger strikes over the past month to protest conditions inside detention facilities.

01 Feb 2019 12:53 PM

Anna Hazare’s hunger strike enters 2nd day

Hazare had declined to meet state government envoy and minister Girish Mahajan for talks over his demands.

01 Feb 2019 1:44 AM

‘Dismissed’: SC rejects plea requesting to stop Kejriwal’s hunger strike

'The Chief Minister of Delhi goes on a hunger strike and you want us to pass an order? Dismissed, said CJI Ranjan Gogoi.

14 Jan 2019 2:22 PM

Sabarimala row: BJP leader on hunger strike arrested, shifted to hospital

Following Padmanabhan's arrest, BJP leader Sobha Surendran to continue relay hunger strike.

19 Dec 2018 7:04 PM


Will be on hunger strike till Kamal Nath is replaced as MP CM: Delhi BJP leader

The BJP leader alleged that Kamal Nath, nominated for the Chief Minister’s post in Madhya Pradesh, was involved in the anti-Sikh riots.

17 Dec 2018 1:04 PM

Association threatens to go on strike

The association has claimed that around 70 to 80 per cent of pathology labs in the state are illegal.

14 Dec 2018 2:00 AM

BJP begins dawn-to-dusk hunger strike over arrest of Sabarimala protesters

BJP took out marches to offices of Superintendent of Police in all district headquarters to condemn government for arresting agitators.

30 Oct 2018 2:03 PM

Kerala nun rape: Activist on hunger strike for arrest of Bishop hospitalised

Social activist Stephen Mathew has been on hunger strike for the past nine days demanding the arrest of rape-accused Bishop Franco Mulakkal.

16 Sep 2018 3:47 PM

6 held activists strike in jail in Das’ memory

The activists also demanded that UAPA and AFPSA be abolished and that political prisoners be given humane treatment.

15 Sep 2018 2:17 AM