Jharkhand  /  Published 05.09.19

‘Starving’ teachers fast on big day in Morabadi

Over 200 teachers started their fast-unto-death near Bapu Vatika in Morabadi here on Thursday, even as the nation celebrated Teachers’ Day to mark the birth anniversary of Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan, ...
By Raj Kumar in Ranchi

Opinion  /  Published 22.10.18

Why can't India feed its own people?

By The Telegraph in

India  /  Published 24.04.20

Survey suggests worker hunger

Large proportions of farm, daily wage and industrial workers sampled across India have struggled for food under the nationwide lockdown despite government assurances of supplies, a social media platfo...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

India  /  Published 25.03.20

What we cannot lock down: hunger

The world’s largest lockdown without a readily available cushion appears to have begun to affect the poorest of the poor.As many of the non-government organisations and other social and religious gr...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

Health  /  Published 29.05.19

How much is too much?

Q I feel my husband drinks too much, but he feels it is “all under control”.Your husband is drinking too much if:He craves a drink and then finds excuses to have a fewHe is drinking more than he u...
By The Telegraph in


North East  /  Published 25.02.20

Akhil to go on fast in jail from March 1

Krishak Mukti Sangram Samiti (KMSS) leader Akhil Gogoi will stage an indefinite hunger strike inside Central Jail Guwahati from March 1 to add muscle to the ongoing protests against the Citizenship Am...
By Pranjal Baruah in Guwahati

India  /  Published 22.02.20

Aligarh Muslim University relay hunger strike

Students of Aligarh Muslim University have started a relay hunger strike against the new citizenship matrix and also to mount pressure on the vice-chancellor and registrar to step down amid continuing...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

North East  /  Published 15.02.20

Student tries to slit wrist

An Assam University, Silchar, student on Saturday tried to slash her wrist during a hunger strike over two-year rustication and FIR against research scholar of ecology and environment sciences departm...
By Satananda Bhattacharjee in Hailakandi

Jharkhand  /  Published 04.02.19

Opposition posers on hunger deaths in Jharkhand

Opposition members, including those from the Congress and JVM, grilled the government in the Assembly on Monday on poor health indices and sought details on steps taken to prevent hunger deaths.“Jha...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

India  /  Published 03.12.19

Delhi women’s panel chief on hunger strike

Delhi Commission of Women chairperson Swati Maliwal began an indefinite hunger strike on Tuesday over issues of women’s safety and swift punishment for perpetrators, including those accused of the g...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi


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