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Anna Hazare to go on hunger strike to protest against delay in appointing Lokpal

Hazare said that his hunger strike in New Delhi in 2011 had pressurised the then government, leading to passing of the Lokpal Act in 2013.

30 Jul 2018 8:51 AM

Medicos refuse to end stir despite request

Students insist on written assurance from administration to end strike.

23 Jul 2018 1:34 AM

Recovering fast, will try to resume work today: Delhi dy CM Manish Sisodia

Sisodia was rushed to LNJP Hospital around 3 pm on Monday after the ketone level in his urine rose sharply and his sugar level slumped.

19 Jun 2018 11:11 AM

Delhi minister Satyendra Jain begins hunger strike, others ‘wait’ to meet L-G

The AAP govt's demands include direction to IAS officers to end their 'strike', action against those who have struck work for 'four months'.

12 Jun 2018 5:34 PM

Swati Maliwal ends fast; terms ordinance a 'historic' victory

DCW chief had been demanding death penalty for rape of minors and setting up of fast-track courts to try rape cases and other demands.

22 Apr 2018 4:39 PM


Modi a cheat, traitor: TDP MLA warns of war; BJP files complaint

The TDP had recently walked out of the BJP-led NDA after the Centre rejected its demand for special status for AP.

21 Apr 2018 8:08 PM

Japanese immigration detainees launch hunger strike over Indian’s death

The man was reportedly depressed about how long it was taking for his status to be adjudicated by authorities.

17 Apr 2018 2:15 PM

Andhra special status: Chandrababu Naidu to fast on his birthday, April 20

Chandrababu Naidu announced that he will sit on a one-day hunger strike on April 20 against the Centre's non-cooperation of the state.

14 Apr 2018 5:30 PM

Andhra special status: TDP MPs detained while trying to protest near PM’s residence

Meanwhile, YSRCP leaders continue their indefinite hunger strike in New Delhi for third day over the issue.

08 Apr 2018 2:50 PM

CMB row: TN knocks LS door for 17 days; AIADMK to fast on Apr 2

Chief Minister K Palanisamy on Friday said that the state government will pursue legally for the formation of CMB.

30 Mar 2018 2:45 PM


Eknath Khadse threatens to go on hunger strike

Mr Khadse asserted that his hunger strike was not against the government but to solve citizens’ issues.

11 Feb 2018 5:06 AM

Pay commission: AIIMS doctors on hunger strike

The doctors said they will not hamper the facilities for patients and will continue working, but without consuming food.

27 Oct 2017 5:47 AM

MP: Activist Medha Patkar breaks 17-day long fast in Dhar jail

Patkar was arrested on Wednesday while on her way to Dhar after being discharged from Indore's Bombay Hospital.

13 Aug 2017 11:44 AM

Madhya Pradesh CM refutes Medha Patkar's arrest reports

CM Chouhan apprised that they all have been admitted to the hospital on the advice of doctors.

08 Aug 2017 8:15 AM

Narmada dam protest: Police take Medha Patkar, others to hospital in MP

They had launched fast on July 27, demanding proper rehabilitation and resettlement of those affected by Sardar Sarovar Project.

07 Aug 2017 9:10 PM


People's support is my strength: Medha Patkar's hunger strike enters Day 11

On Friday, Madhya Pradesh chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan had requested Patkar to end the fast.

06 Aug 2017 7:15 PM

DU seeks explanation over exam paper error

In a letter sent to the Buddhist department, the dean of the exam department has asked for the reason behind this error.

13 Jul 2017 4:13 AM

After protest by Rewari school girls, Haryana govt decides to upgrade school

Talking to media, Haryana Education Minister Ram Bilas Sharma said that a principal has been appointed who will take care of admissions.

17 May 2017 2:01 PM

End of ‘Satyagraha’: Kapil Mishra break fast, discharged from hospital

Earlier, the former Delhi minister termed his fast as "satyagraha" against Kejriwal.

15 May 2017 9:34 PM

Kapil Mishra stable, mildly dehydrated: Doctors

His condition was being monitored, and he could be shifted to the RML's nursing home, the doctor said.

14 May 2017 2:54 PM