Irom Sharmila Chanu resumes indefinite fast demanding repeal of AFSPA

Irom Sharmila Chanu resumes indefinite fast demanding repeal of AFSPA

Manipuri rights activist Irom Sharmila Chanu, who was acquitted by a court of the charge of attempt to suicide, resumed her 15-year-long indefinite fast at the histroic Sahid Minar here on Tuesday demanding repeal of the controversial Armed Forces Special Powers Act in the state.

Kapu leader begins indefinite fast for quota in Andhra Pradesh

Kapu leader Mudragada Padmanabham on Friday launched indefinite fast along with his wife, demanding reservation for Kapu community.

Patel group threatens indefinite fast from new year

The Patel community in Gujarat, agitating for reservations, will go on an indefinite fast in all district headquarters from the first week of the new year to pressurise the state government to release their leader Hardik Patel, who is in custody on sedition charges.

Police foil Jagan's fast, shift him to hospital

Police foiled YSR Congress party president Y.S. Jaganmohan Reddy's fast early on Tuesday by shifting him to a hospital, where he was forcibly administered fluids.

YSRC chief Jaganmohan Reddy's health declines as his indefinite fast enters day 5

YSRC chief Jaganmohan Reddy's health declines as his indefinite fast enters day 5

YSR Congress president Jaganmohan Reddy's indefinite fast in support of Special Status for Andhra Pradesh on Sunday entered the fifth day even as his health deteriorated.

AIGL steps up pressure on CBI; Madan Tamang widow threatens fast

Bharati Tamang, the widow of slain All India Gorkha League (AIGL) leader Madan Tamang has threatened to go on indefinite fast to press for immediate arrest of the 23 Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) leaders against whom a city court in Kolkata issued a warrant of arrest.

Fasting DMDK MLA arrested; shifted to hospital

Desiya Murpokku Dravida Kazhagam MLA, R Arulselvan, who is an on indefinite fast since Tuesday, was arrested on Thursday and admitted to the Government hospital here as his health condition worsened, police said.

Bhopal gas victims to begin indefinite fast Monday

Almost 30 years after the Bhopal gas tragedy, several survivors of the world's worst industrial disasters will Monday commence an indefinite fast here, demanding additional compensation for all survivors and correction of data in the curative petition filed in the Supreme Court by the central government.

Malda correctional home inmates on indefinite fast

About 20 inmates of a correctional home in West Bengal`s Malda district are currently on an indefinite fast demanding their immediate release.

Youth leader Ashish Deshmukh launches fast for separate Vidarbha

Youth leader Ashish Deshmukh on Friday launched an indefinite fast demanding statehood for Vidarbha region of Maharashtra, a day after Union Cabinet gave nod to bifurcate Andhra Pradesh and carve out separate Telangana.

Jagan`s health improves after being given IV fluids

The health condition of YSR Congress chief Y S Jaganmohan Reddy on Sunday improved a bit.

Telangana row: Jaganmohan Reddy`s indefinite fast continues for second day

The indefinite fast launched by jailed Jaganmohan Reddy to protest the decision to bifurcate Andhra Pradesh, entered the second day on Monday.

Security scaled up at jail as Jagan announces indefinite fast

Security enhanced around the Chanchalguda Central Prison here where jailed YSR Congress chief Y S Jaganmohan Reddy has announced to go on an indefinite fast to protest the move to bifurcate Andhra Pradesh.

Telangana statehood row: Jagan Reddy refuses to take food in Chanchalguda prison

Jaganmohan Reddy on Sunday refused to take food during lunch and dinner which was served to him at the Chanchalguda Central Prison.

YSRCP chief Vijayalakshmi begins indefinite fast, blasts TDP

YSR Congress party honorary president YS Vijayalakshmi on Monday began her indefinite fast against the proposed division of Andhra Pradesh.

Anna Hazare threatens to sit on indefinite fast again

Activist Anna Hazare on Saturday threatened to sit on an indefinite fast again in Delhi from October demanding passage of `Janlokpal Bill`.

Kejriwal to sit on indefinite fast from Saturday

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Arvind Kejriwal will sit on an indefinite hunger strike from Saturday against increased power and water bills in the national capital.

IAC activists commence fast in support of Team Anna

Over 100 activists of India against Corruption commenced an indefinite fast here expressing solidarity with Team Anna`s demand for a detailed enquiry into alleged corrupton charges.

Team Anna to go on indefinite fast from July 25

With the government ruling out their demands, Team Anna on Saturday said their indefinite fast from July 25 will go on as planned.

Irom`s indefinite fast completes 11 years

Irom Sharmila, who is demanding repeal of the AFSPA in Manipur completed 11 years of her indefinite hunger-strike.