30 Jul 2015
Dhaka: South African off-spinner JP Duminy took two quick wickets to reduce Bangladesh to 154-3 at tea on the opening day of the second Test in Dhaka on Thursday.
15 Jun 2015
Jammu: The chain hunger strike launched by a coordination committee of various civil society groups spearheading agitation in support of setting up of an AIIMS in Jammu region, entered fourth day today.
15 Jun 2015
Jerusalem: Israeli Ministers approved a Bill that would allow prisoners on hunger strike to be force fed if their life is in danger, sparking criticism from health experts and rights groups.
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.
27 Jul 2015
Gurdaspur: In the first major terror strike in Punjab in eight years, heavily-armed militants in army uniform today sprayed bullets on a moving bus and stormed a police station, killing six persons, including an SP, and injuring eight others in Gurdaspur bordering Pakistan.
24 Jul 2015
Erbil(Iraq): A US air strike in Afghanistan has killed a high-ranking al Qaeda operational commander, the US military said on Friday. The US military named the target of the strike as Abu Khalil al-Sudani, saying he was killed in a July 11 strike in the Bermal district of Afghanistan's Paktika province.
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'.
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.
21 Jul 2015
Neyveli (TN): Around 15,000 employees of public sector Neyveli Lignite Corporation (NLC) yesterday night commenced an indefinite strike to press their demand for wage revision.
20 Jul 2015
Pul-e Alam (Afghanistan): At least 14 Afghan soldiers were killed in a US air strike on an army checkpoint in a Taliban-infested province south of Kabul today, officials said. "At 6.00 am this morning, two US helicopters attacked a checkpoint in Baraki Barak district of Logar province," District Governor Mohammad Rahim Amin told reporters.