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Hunger Strike
India  /  Published 27.05.22

Jail hunger strike by academic

A paraplegic prisoner in Nagpur was taken to the jail hospital on Thursday after a hunger strike against CCTV cameras denying him privacy in the bathroom, a day after an Elgaar Parishad undertrial&rsq...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 25.05.22

Gurung begins strike

GJM supremo Bimal Gurung on Wednesday began an indefinite hunger strike to press for deferment of the Gorkhaland Territorial Administration polls and inclusion of a certain portion of land under its j...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 16.05.22

BCCL teachers on hunger strike

More than 100 teachers out of a total 275 of 75 BCCL aided schools lying in different colliery areas of Dhanbad today launched an indefinite hunger strike outside the residence of BCCL Chairman-cum-Ma...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad

News  /  Published 19.11.21

Nurses in Kolkata protest again to seek pay revision, start hunger strike

About 2,500 nurses working in various state government hospitals took out a rally from the SSKM Hospital in south-central Kolkata on Thursday afternoon accusing the health department of not keeping it...
By Subhajoy Roy in Kolkata

West Bengal  /  Published 06.09.21

Visva: student, teacher on fast

A rusticated student and a suspended teacher of Visva-Bharati started a relay hunger strike at the protesting students’ tent on Sunday, accusing varsity authorities of “lying in court&rdqu...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Santiniketan

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India  /  Published 08.06.21

Lakshadweep: Locals go on hunger strike

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By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore

West Bengal  /  Published 28.03.21

BJP workers start fast against nominee

Protests in the BJP in Kaliaganj of North Dinajpur district over Soumen Roy’s candidature took a significant turn on Saturday with angry workers and supporters of the saffron party starting an &...
By Kousik Sen in Raiganj

India  /  Published 29.01.21

Hazare calls off fast against farm laws

Social activist Anna Hazare on Friday said he won't be proceeding with the indefinite fast against the new farm laws and claimed that the Central government has agreed to some of his demands. &qu...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Mumbai

India  /  Published 28.12.20

Anna threatens fast for farmers

Social activist Anna Hazare has threatened to go on a hunger strike if his demands on issues concerning farmers are not met by the Central government by the end of January next year, and said it would...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi

India  /  Published 20.12.20

Tomar may meet farmers Monday or Tuesday: Shah

Agricultural union leaders on Sunday announced that they will observe a day-long relay hunger strike on Monday at every site of protest as part of their ongoing agitation against the three new farm la...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi


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