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Hunger Strike
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

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

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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

India  /  Published 12.12.20

Farmers on hunger strike

Farmer leaders on Saturday stuck to their demands and announced that their representatives will sit on a hunger strike on December 14. A nation-wide strike has also been called on the same day. The l...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi

India  /  Published 17.10.20

Saibaba: threat to fast in jail

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By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 06.09.20

Date for talks ends worker fast

The workers of the Longview tea garden, on the outskirts of Siliguri, on a relay hunger strike at the tea garden for two weeks to demand full payment of last year’s Durga Puja bonus, withdrew th...
By Our Correspondent in Siliguri


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