10 Aug 2016
Imphal: Having broken the world's longest hunger strike yesterday, Manipur's 'Iron Lady' Irom Sharmila is maintaining her resolve not to clip her nails, comb her hair, go to her house and meet her mother till AFSPA is repealed.
27 Jul 2016
New Delhi: The city's 20 auto and taxi unions’ indefinite strike against app-based taxi services entered second day causing hardship to thousands of commuters.
27 Jul 2016
Imphal: Manipur's "Iron Lady" Irom Sharmila Chanu, who on Tuesday surprised many by announcing that she would end her 16-year-old fast next month, said that general "public apathy" to her 'struggle' forced her to take the decision.
21 Jun 2016
New Delhi: Bharatiya Janata Party's Lok Sabha member from East Delhi Maheish Girri today broke his fast-unto-death outside Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's residence here.
13 May 2016
New Delhi: The Delhi High Court today stayed all disciplinary action, including rustication orders, against JNU Students Union president Kanhaiya Kumar, Umar Khalid, Anirban Bhattacharya and others, on the condition that they withdraw all current agitation.Justice Manmohan gave a conditional stay on disciplinary action against all JNU students if they end all agitation.
07 May 2016
New Delhi: JNU students union president Kanhaiya Kumar yesterday ended his nine-day hunger strike after he was discharged from AIIMS even as the university administration asked students not to invite outsiders saying it might vitiate the academic atmosphere and peace on campus.
05 May 2016
New Delhi: Five JNU students withdrew from the ongoing indefinite hunger strike against punishments by university in connection with the February 9 event, while JNUSU President Kanhaiya Kumar's condition was stated to be critical and rushed to varsity's health centre.
04 May 2016
New Delhi: JNU Vice Chancellor Jagadesh Kumar today termed as "unlawful" activity the ongoing indefinite hunger strike by students against punishment awarded by the varsity in connection with the February 9 event, and asked them to use "constitutional" means to put forth their demands.
28 Apr 2016
New Delhi: JNU students who have been punished by the university in connection with the controversial February 9 event yesterday began an indefinite hunger strike to demand revocation of punitive action.
06 May 2016
New Delhi: JNU students union president Kanhaiya Kumar, who is on a hunger strike, was discharged from AIIMS after his health today improved even as the varsity administration asked students to not invite outsiders saying it might vitiate the academic atmosphere and peace on campus.