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Convicted Greek terrorist ends 66-day hunger strike

March 15, 2021 10:46 pm

A jailed leftist Greek hit man has said he will end a hunger strike that has left him dangerously ill. Dimitris Koufodinas, who is serving several life sentences for murder, belonged to the November 17 guerrilla group.

Pune doctors join nationwide relay hunger strike by IMA

February 10, 2021 12:56 am

The IMA is protesting the Central Council of Indian Medicine notification issued in November last year in the Gazette of Central Government, allowing post-graduate students of Ayurveda to carry out 58 surgeries.

Anna Hazare announces indefinite fast, calls it off hours later

January 29, 2021 10:21 pm

Hazare, 83, also appealed his supporters not to flock to his village in Ahmednagar district in view of the coronavirus pandemic.

Farmers' protest highlights: Farmers observe relay hunger strike; Centre invites farm leaders for more talks

December 24, 2020 7:37 am

With farm unions' protests to press their demand for the repeal of the laws nearing a month, the government on Sunday invited farmer leaders for a new round of talks, and urged them to choose a date according to their convenience.

Farmers' Protest Live Updates: 'We are engaging with farmers to decide on next date of talks,' says Narendra Tomar

December 14, 2020 4:15 pm

Farmers' Protest Today Live News Updates: As the stir at Delhi borders protesting against the Centre's contentious agriculture laws entered Day 19, the heads of 32 farmer unions started a hunger strike from 8 am today as part of their plan to intensify their agitation from December 14.

Kanker journalist calls off hunger strike

October 12, 2020 5:15 am

Shukla had earlier in the day tested positive for Covid-19.

HC says arrest PGIMER union leaders if they proceed on strike

June 24, 2020 2:02 pm

The counsel representing the PGI informed the court that the HC in August 2019 has already restrained the unions from proceeding on strike or disrupting the functioning at the institute.

Union member says will go on hunger strike, PGI warns against protests

June 11, 2020 11:05 am

Tarandeep Singh Grewal had asked the UT DC for permission to begin hunger strike

Lawyer says Indian man on hunger strike in US detention centre force fed by authorities

August 16, 2019 11:18 am

The 35-year-old man from India said he would rather starve to death in custody than be deported back to India, where he says he fears for his life because of his political activism.

HNLU protests: After weeks of indefinite strike, Dr Sukh Pal Singh steps down as VC

October 02, 2018 3:47 am

This comes after the students of HNLU had begun an indefinite strike 23 days ago, asking the Vice Chancellor to step down accusing him of inaction against sexual harassment, financial mismanagement and academic decline