hunger strike

Tamil Nadu govt docs want implementation of GO ensuring speciality pay

The protest, organised by the Tamil Nadu Government Doctors Association (TNGDA), was backed by the Indian Medical Association (IMA),

published on : 24th March 2023

Farmer launches hunger strike seeking closure of stone quarry in Kangeyam

A 55-year-old farmer launched a hunger strike seeking the closure of a stone quarry in Kangeyam in Tiruppur on Sunday.

published on : 13th March 2023

Women's Reservation Bill: BRS leader Kavitha to hold hunger strike in Delhi

So far, 18 parties, including the CPI-M and the Shiv Sena, have confirmed their participation in the hunger strike.

published on : 9th March 2023

AAP teachers’ body stages protest against Delhi University administration

Dr Aditya Narayan Misra, national in-charge of AADTA, said, “The AAP Teachers Wing will take its struggle further to press for our demands.

published on : 3rd March 2023

Shuttle fee: Azim Premji varsity students on fast

The students have maintained that they will continue an indefinite hunger strike against the university.

published on : 23rd February 2023

Kadambur traders shut shops and stage indefinite hunger strike, 75 arrested

Kadambur traders closed down their shops and staged an indefinite hunger strike urging the southern railways to begin stoppage of trains at Kadambur junction.

published on : 22nd February 2023

Jailed Iran filmmaker Jafar Panahi on hunger strike

Jafar Panahi's wife Tahereh Saeidi announced the news about her husband's hunger strike on her Instagram page.

published on : 2nd February 2023

Pawan assures, Jogaiah calls off hunger strike

Pawan spoke to him in the morning and expressed solidarity to the octogenarian leader.

published on : 3rd January 2023

Andhra cops foil hunger stir plan of ex-minister for Kapu quota 

Harirama Jogaiah was forcibly shifted to hospital in a 108 vehicle by police Sunday night.

published on : 2nd January 2023

Secondary grade teachers end stir, CM Stalin to form panel to address issues

Finance secretary (expenditure) to lead the committee; teachers to resume work today

published on : 2nd January 2023

South Asian University students go on hunger strike, demand scholarship hike

The hunger strike commenced on November 7 after the administration did not respond to their demands, the varsity's General Body of Students said.

published on : 19th November 2022

Daya Bai ends fast after Kerala govt assures to extend healthcare facilities for endosulfan victims

Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Tuesday said all the four major demands of Bai, except establishing the AIIMS in Kasaragod, will be fulfilled by the government.

published on : 19th October 2022

Justice delayed: Irked AIIMS students to go on relay-hunger strike

The students have claimed that hostel superintendent Dr Sandip Aggarwal threatened them saying, “Leave your course or die. Do whatever you want to do. You won’t get a hostel.”

published on : 19th August 2022

TN yet to place order for Pongal dhotis, sarees; weavers threaten to go on hunger strike

Citing delay in issue of work order to start production of Pongal dhotis and sarees, power loom weavers have threatened to stage a hunger strike to draw the attention of the government.

published on : 10th August 2022

MP stopped on way to meet fasting IIIT-Basara students

The MP objected to the police obstructing his movements in his own Parliamentary constituency and said that the State was behaving in an autocratic manner.

published on : 1st August 2022

Woman’s hunger strike enters day 9 at Kothapalayam, farmers extend support

According to Krishnaveni, the family purchased 75 cents and constructed a house in 2016.

published on : 25th June 2022

BJP warns of hunger strike, rally if TN govt doesn’t slash fuel prices

BJP Tamil Nadu president K Annamalai on Tuesday announced that his party would level two corruption charges against the DMK government within a few days.

published on : 1st June 2022

Rajiv Gandhi case convict Murugan faints in prison during hunger strike after being denied parole

Sources said that trial in two more cases, which include Murugan using a cell phone inside the jail and him abusing the jail officials verbally, is ongoing and hence he was denied parole.

published on : 6th May 2022

Hunger strike seeking 2A tag by Panchamasalis enters Day 11

When asked whether any top leaders from the community are delaying the process, the seer lashed out at a senior minister without naming him.

published on : 2nd May 2022

Suffering without drinking water supply, unaddressed for over a year, say Perambalur residents

Two years ago, a cement road was laid in the area and panchayat officials closed over 40 drinking water pipes in front of the houses.

published on : 6th April 2022
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