26 Sep 2015
Pune: The agitating FTII students today said they would withdraw their hunger strike to pave way for a dialogue with the government if the I&B Ministry confirmed a date for talks to resolve their demands including removal of actor Gajendra Chauhan from the institute's chairmanship.
27 Sep 2015
Pune: The agitating Film and Television Institute of India (FTII) students today called off their 18- day-old "hunger strike" in response to the government's communication inviting them for a dialogue to resolve their demands at a meeting slated for September 29 in Mumbai.
08 Oct 2015
New Delhi: Over 50,000 employees of the Income Tax Department will go on a day-long countrywide strike today to press for their service-related demands.
12 Sep 2015
Pune: One of the three students of prestigious Film and Television Institute of India (FTII), who were on an indefinite hunger strike in Pune, was admitted to hospital when his condition worsened after hours of hunger strike.
14 Sep 2015
Kolkata: Students from various city-based education establishments participated in a token hunger strike today in solidarity with the agitating students of Pune's Film and Television Institute of India (FTII) who have been on a fast since September 10.
10 Sep 2015
Pune: Intensifying their agitation, three students of Film and Television Institute of India (FTII) went on an indefinite hunger strike today to press their demand for the removal of Gajendra Chauhan as chairman of the prestigious institution.
08 Oct 2015
Washington: US President Barack Obama yesterday apologised and expressed his condolences to the head of medical charity Doctors without Borders (MSF) for the deadly American airstrike on its hospital in the northern Afghan city of Kunduz that killed 22 people, including women and children.
07 Sep 2015
Pune: With no end in sight to the nearly three-month-old strike in FTII, the protesting students today threatened go on hunger strike en masse if their main demand of removal of actor Gajendra Chauhan as chairman of the premier institute was not met by the Centre.
12 Sep 2015
Mumbai: Social activist Anna Hazare today said he has decided to suspend his agitation scheduled on October 2 in New Delhi as the Central government allowed the Land Ordinance to lapse and implemented the One Rank One Pension (OROP) for ex-servicemen.
11 Sep 2015
Pune: A sombre mood prevailed at the Film and Television Institute of India campus as the indefinite hunger strike of the three students demanding removal of actor and BJP member Gajendra Chauhan as FTII chairman entered its second day today.