05 Jul 2014
Bhopal: Congress general secretary Digvijay Singh on Saturday said that he would sit on a seven-day hunger strike in Guna district headquarter from July 7 to protest against the Madhya Pradesh government for not providing relief to natural-calamity hit farmers.
24 Jun 2014
New Delhi: A group of Delhi University teachers in favour of the four-year undergraduate programme went on a 24-hour long hunger strike on Tuesday to protest against the University Grants Commission order for its rollback.
17 Jun 2014
Cairo: Egypt has ordered the release of Al Jazeera journalist Abdullah Elshamy on medical grounds, ending almost a year of jail time a third of that on hunger strike without any charges against him.
27 Jan 2014
New Delhi: Expelled AAP legislator Vinod Kumar Binny began a hunger strike here on Monday to protest against the Delhi government. Binny accused Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal of not implementing party's pre-poll promises.
13 Jul 2014
Srinagar: Normal life was disrupted in Kashmir Valley due to the strike called by separatist groups in memory of the 22 persons killed during protests against Dogra forces in 1931.
03 Jan 2014
Mumbai: The New Year has kick-started with focus on small-time actors who have taken their grievances to the streets and are expressing themselves loud and clear.
27 Jan 2014
New Delhi: Expelled Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) legislator Vinod Kumar Binny called off his hunger strike on Monday, a few hours after declaring that he would protest against the Delhi government.
23 Jan 2014
Mumbai: AICC secretary Sanjay Nirupam began an indefinite hunger strike here on Thursday to demand reduction in power tariff in Mumbai. He started his agitation outside Reliance Energy divisional office at Kandivali in north Mumbai.
15 Dec 2013
Ralegan Siddhi: Anti-graft crusader Anna Hazare's indefinite hunger strike here for passage in Parliament of Jan Lokpal Bill entered sixth day on Sunday.
10 Jul 2014
Gaza/Jerusalem: At least 20 Palestinians were killed on Thursday in fresh Israeli air strikes targeting over 300 Hamas positions, taking the death toll to 64 in the deadliest escalation in the region since November 2012.