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‘CCTV camera captures footage of toilet’: GN Saibaba to go on hunger strike in Nagpur jail

May 14, 2022 5:47 pm

The wife and brother of the former Delhi University professor have written to the Maharashtra Home Minister alleging violation of his rights and seeking removal of the camera.

Sidhu tweets advice to own govt, gives CM son’s wedding a miss

October 11, 2021 9:44 am

Sidhu did not attend the wedding of Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi’s son, which was attended by Congressmen from the state.

Journalist’s monthslong hunger strike points to perils of reporting in Morocco

July 04, 2021 10:33 am

A little over a year ago, Soulaimane Raissouni was arrested at his home in Casablanca after accusations of a sexual assault — allegations that he says are false and trumped up to intimidate him.

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.