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DHCBA stages <strong>hunger</strong> <strong>strike</strong> on hike in pecuniary jurisdiction

DHCBA stages hunger strike on hike in pecuniary jurisdiction

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.

DHCBA,   hunger strike,   Delhi High court bar association,   human chain ,  
Upto one million facing <strong>hunger</strong> in Ebola-hit countries: UN

Upto one million facing hunger in Ebola-hit countries: UN

17 Dec 2014

Paris: Border closures, quarantines and crop losses in West African nations battling the Ebola virus could lead to as many as one million people going hungry, UN food agencies said.

West Africa,   African nations,   Ebola virus,   UN food agencies,   United Nations,  
Hong Kong student leader calls on democracy supporters to regroup

Hong Kong student leader calls on democracy supporters to regroup

02 Dec 2014

HONG KONG: Hong Kong student leader Joshua Wong urged pro-democracy protesters to regroup in the heart of the city on Tuesday, less than a day after he announced he would go on hunger strike to demand electoral reform.

Hong Kong protest,   Protest in Hong Kong,   hunger strike in Hong Kong,   Hong Kong government,  
 Judicial work in Delhi High Court disrupted as lawyers go on <strong>strike</strong>

Judicial work in Delhi High Court disrupted as lawyers go on strike

17 Dec 2014

New Delhi: Judicial work in the Delhi High Court was on Wednesday disrupted as lawyers abstained from work in protest against the Union Law Minister's assurance that the amended bill on enhancement of pecuniary jurisdiction of trial courts would be tabled in winter session of Parliament.

Delhi,   Delhi High Court,   BJP,   Satish Upadhayay,   Delhi High Court Bar Association,  
Surrendered militants launch <strong>hunger</strong> <strong>strike</strong> in Tripura

Surrendered militants launch hunger strike in Tripura

19 Nov 2014

Agartala: Peeved by government apathy, 26 surrendered militants have launched a hunger strike at Lachi Rehabilitation Camp in south Tripura's Santir Bazar sub-division, official sources said on Wednesday.

Lachi Rehabilitation Camp,  Tripura,   BPL cards,   Hunger Strike ,  
Surrendered militants launch <strong>hunger</strong> <strong>strike</strong> in Tripura

Surrendered militants launch hunger strike in Tripura

19 Nov 2014

Agartala: Peeved by government apathy, 26 surrendered militants have launched a hunger strike at Lachi Rehabilitation Camp in south Tripura's Santir Bazar sub-division, official sources said on Wednesday.

Lachi Rehabilitation Camp,  Tripura,   BPL cards,   Hunger Strike ,  
Tamil Nadu fishermen go on indefinite <strong>strike</strong>

Tamil Nadu fishermen go on indefinite strike

17 Dec 2014

Rameswaram: Local fishermen and their counterparts from nearby districts on Wednesday launched an indefinite strike, demanding immediate release of fishermen arrested by Lankan Navy.

TN fishermen strike,   Tamil Nadu fishermen,   fishermen indefinite strike,   fishermen release,   Sri Lankan Navy ,  
Ex-Cong MLA sits on <strong>hunger</strong> <strong>strike</strong> on power tariff issue in Delhi

Ex-Cong MLA sits on hunger strike on power tariff issue in Delhi

15 Nov 2014

New Delhi: Former Congress MLA Mukesh Sharma on Friday sat on an indefinite hunger strike at Mohan Garden here claiming that the roll back of the power rates by the DERC is a bluff with the public and demanded immediate withdrawal of the order.

Ex-Cong MLA,   power tariff issue,   Delhi,   Mukesh Sharma,   hunger strike PPAC,  
Meghnad Desai plans <strong>hunger</strong> <strong>strike</strong> for Gandhi's statue in UK

Meghnad Desai plans hunger strike for Gandhi's statue in UK

06 Nov 2014

London: Indian-origin economist Meghnad Desai will go on a Gandhian-style hunger strike to help raise "awareness" around 1 million pounds required for erecting Mahatma Gandhi's statue at the Parliament Square here.

Indian-origin economist,   Meghnad Desai,   Gandhian-style,   hunger strike,   raise awareness,   1 million pounds,   erecting Mahatma Gandhi's statue,   Parliament Square,  
Belgium cut off from world by national <strong>strike</strong>

Belgium cut off from world by national strike

15 Dec 2014

Brussels: Belgium ground to a halt in its biggest strike in years today as trade unions grounded flights, cut international rail links and shut sea ports to protest the new government's austerity plans.

Brussels,   Belgium,   Trade unions,   Rail links,   Belgium protest,   Belgium government,   Belgium austerity,  

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