01 May 2015
Berhampur (Odisha): Maoist leader Sabyasachi Panda has relaunched hunger strike in the circle jail here - third time in a month, while Dandapani Mohanty, imprisoned for alleged involvement in Naxal activities is undergoing treatment at hospital after undertaking fast.
20 May 2015
Jammu: Jammu Bar Association on Tuesday withdrew its two-day strike which it had called over the reported shifting of the proposed All India Institute of Medical Science (AIIMS) project to Kashmir from Jammu region, following formation of a committee to take the agitation to a logical conclusion.
21 May 2015
Patna: Bihar government on Wednesday talked tough after two patients lost their lives as 53,000 home guards disrupted rail and road traffic across the state during their day-long 'chakka jam' agitation, as part of their indefinite strike since May 15.
20 May 2015
Patna: Railway services and vehicle movements were badly hit following the 'chakka jam' agitation by home guards in Bihar, which entered its sixth day on Wednesday. Over 53,000 home guards in the state are on an indefinite strike since May 15 to press for post-service benefits, a hike in daily allowances and retirement age.
01 Apr 2015
Panaji: In a remark that could land him in trouble, Goa Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar on Tuesday allegedly advised the agitating nurses that they should not stage hunger strike in the sun because it will make them 'dark' and 'ruin their marital prospects'.
16 May 2015
Chandigarh: Private bus operators in Punjab on Saturday went on a strike to protest against the "haste" shown by police in registering cases against drivers and conductors without proper investigation. The move comes a day after a case was registered against a private bus conductor by police on a complaint filed by two minor sisters who alleged that they were harassed by the conductor in Muktsar district.
23 Feb 2015
Panaji: Senior Goa BJP leader Michael Lobo sat on a day-long hunger strike on Monday demanding shutting down of all dance bars in the Calangute-Baga beach belt.
15 May 2015
Patna: Policing, law and order, security and traffic control services were badly hit in Bihar as over 53,000 Home Guard personnel went on an indefinite strike on Friday to press for their demands of raising daily allowance and retirement age.
08 Jan 2015
Kolkata: West Bengal Governor K.N. Tripathi on Thursday said a section of Jadavpur University students who began an indefinite fast three days ago should end their hunger strike.
11 Dec 2014
New Delhi: A hunger strike was staged by the Delhi High Court Bar Association (DHCBA) members on Thursday to protest against the Parliamentary standing committee's recommendation to raise the high court's minimum pecuniary jurisdiction from Rs 20 lakh to Rs two crore.