Irom Sharmila, who recently ended her fast-unto-death, had a pleasant surprise on Friday when her aged mother, Sakhi, came to meet her after 16 years.Aug 19, 2016, 23:20 PM IST
Even as the government on Tuesday assured the agitating ex-servicemen on the One Rank One Pension issue, another military veteran joined the fast unto death at the Jantar Mantar here.Aug 18, 2015, 14:37 PM IST
Stepping up agitation on 'One Rank One Pension', a fast-unto-death was launched by two of the protesting ex-servicemen at Jantar Mantar here on Monday demanding early implementation of the long-pending scheme.Aug 17, 2015, 13:52 PM IST
A Delhi court on Monday fixed June 5 for hearing a case in which rights activist Irom Sharmila is facing trial for allegedly trying to commit suicide during her fast-unto-death at Jantar Mantar here in 2006.Mar 02, 2015, 17:27 PM IST
A Delhi court Wednesday directed rights activist Irom Sharmila to appear before it on December 19.Oct 30, 2013, 19:51 PM IST
A fast-unto-death that couldn’t last for even half-a-day. Yes, BJP MP Navjot Singh Sidhu called off his fast before noon on Saturday, barely few hours after starting it, after he received an assurance from Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal through fax.Sep 28, 2013, 08:57 AM IST
The case of a couple staging a fast-unto-death for more than a month has shaken the whole country after their health condition became critical.Aug 29, 2013, 16:18 PM IST
APMCC threatened to launch a fast-unto-death from January 30 next year at Porbandar in Gujarat if the J&K government did not meet its demands.Nov 28, 2012, 17:07 PM IST
The legislator Shankar Singh Rawat was on a fast unto death since July 1 to press for Beawar to be given the status of district, and water supply from Bisalpur dam.Jul 05, 2012, 23:45 PM IST
Tension was brewing in the area since yesterday after NID
authorities, along with a police contingent, started
occupying the land.
Farmer leader Manveer Singh
Tevatia, who is lodged in Dasna jail here, on Sunday went on a
fast-unto-death protesting registration of false cases against
him, a jail official said.
Anna Hazare is likely to be granted permission for holding his indefinite fast in Ramlila Maidan but with conditions that there will be no fast-unto-death and no use of loudspeakers beyond 10 pm.Aug 17, 2011, 17:30 PM IST
The fast-unto-death by students
demanding a separate state entered the second day on Tuesday at
Osmania University (OU) campus.
Anna Hazare said he will undertake fast-unto-death from
August 16 and would not be go back on his decision even if the
government makes any request.
The former CM is demanding that a special Assembly session be convened to pass a bill that would protect the people who had
been displaced or face the threat of displacement following encroachment in govt land.
A diabetic, the former chief minister of Jharkhand began the hunger strike on May 1.May 06, 2011, 13:05 PM IST
The fast-unto-death by JVM(P) chief Babulal Marandi entered its
fifth day on Thursday with the administration appealing to him to
call it off and hold a dialogue with the government.
State minister Golma Devi has
continued a fast-unto-death for the second consecutive day here today as a mark of protest against the alleged apathy of the Rajasthan government towards the demands of tribals.
Anna Hazare, Wednesday, shot off a letter to PM, slamming the reaction of his government and Congress to his indefinite fast on Lokpal Bill issue.Apr 07, 2011, 09:19 AM IST
Congress termed indefinite hunger strike by social activist Anna Hazare for a
stronger Lokpal Bill as "premature", saying the government had already constituted a panel headed by Defence Minister AK Antony to go into the issue.