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Nalini Sriharan on hunger strike demanding shifting to Chennai jail

Nalini, an Indian, had accompanied the Sri Lankan woman suicide bomber who blew up Rajiv Gandhi with concealed explosives.

Palestinian inmates in Israeli jails end hunger strike: Prison Service

Hundreds of Palestinian prisoners incarcerated in Israeli jails ended a 40-day hunger strike on Saturday, the Israel Prisons Service said.

Fearing molestation, Haryana girls demanding school upgradation sit on hunger strike

Around 80 girl students of a government high school in Rewari are on hunger strike demanding upgradation of their institutions.

Sacked MLA Kapil Mishra slapped by AAP worker

Kapil Mishra who is sitting on hunger strike since morning against Arvind Kejriwal was slapped by claimed to be an AAP worker Ankit Bhardwaj.

West Bengal: LeT militant on death row goes on fast demanding TV, 'good food'

A Lashkar-e-Toiba militant Muzaffar Ahmed Rather, who is on death row, has been on a hunger strike for the last two days demanding a TV set and 'good food' in his solitary cell.

'Saas-bahu' story with a twist: Russian woman goes on hunger strike against mother-in-law - Know reason

'Saas-bahu' story with a twist: Russian woman goes on hunger strike against mother-in-law - Know reason

In a regular case of 'saas-bahu' woes but with a twist, this tale from Agra has set tongues wagging as a Russian daughter-in-law has been sitting in protest against her mother-in-law at the doorstep of the family home, from where she has been kicked out.

NDMC official's murder row: BJP MP Maheish Girri ends indefinite fast in Rajnath Singh's presence

NDMC official's murder row: BJP MP Maheish Girri ends indefinite fast in Rajnath Singh's presence

 BJP MP Mahiesh Girri, who was on an 'indefinite fast' a few metres away from Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's residence, ended his hunger strike on Tuesday after Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh joined him.

After clean chit by NIA over Malegaon blasts, Sadhvi Pragya on hunger strike for Kumbh visit

After clean chit by NIA over Malegaon blasts, Sadhvi Pragya on hunger strike for Kumbh visit

Sadhvi Pragya, who was given a clean chit in the 2008 Malegaon blasts case by the National Investigation Agency, on Monday began a hunger strike here, demanding that she be allowed to take part in Simhastha Kumbh at Ujjain, said one of her kin.

Odisha's SC/ST MLAs resume hunger strike

They said Patnaik will be held responsible if any unfortunate incident took place during the hunger strike.

AAI employees threaten to go on hunger strike over bonus row

In a letter written by the AAI employees Union, they have said that they would go on a hunger strike from April 4 if they are not paid their bonuses.

Ukrainian pilot starts drinking water, continues hunger strike: Lawyer

A Ukrainian military pilot, Nadiya Savchenko, on trial in Russia over the killing of two journalists, has started drinking water but will continue her hunger strike until the verdict, her lawyer said Thursday.

In Russian court, Ukrainian pilot Savchenko raises middle finger at judge

In Russian court, Ukrainian pilot Savchenko raises middle finger at judge

Hunger-striking Ukrainian military pilot Nadiya Savchenko on Wednesday told a Russian court she would continue refusing food and water and raised her middle finger at the judge and prosecution.

Irom Sharmila rejects request to call off hunger strike

Irom Sharmila, who has been on fasts unto death since November 4, 2000, to demand the repeal of the Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act, 1958, has rejected state Social Welfare Minister Akoijam Mirabai`s appeal to call off her hunger strike.

Fasting Hardik Patel admitted to hospital

The 22-year-old, who launched his indefinite fast in Lajpore Jail here, was late last night shifted to the prison ward of Civil Hospital where he is fine now.

Dalit scholar's suicide: JNU students go on indefinite hunger strike

Various student groups have been protesting over the issue in the national capital since last week.

Quota stir: Seeking Hardik Patel's release, two 'Patidar Anamat Andolan Samiti' leaders on hunger strike

Demanding release of quota movement leader Hardik Patel and other jailed agitators, two members of Patidar Anamat Andolan Samiti (PAAS), have begun an indefinite hunger strike at their respective homes in the city and in Surat.

Capt Saurabh Kalia's parents oppose India-Pakistan match; threaten to go on hunger strike

Capt Saurabh Kalia's parents oppose India-Pakistan match; threaten to go on hunger strike

India are scheduled to play Pakistan in Dharamsala on March 19.

110 South Asian immigrant detainees on hunger strike in US

About 110 people, including Indians and Bangladeshis, held at three immigration detention centers in the US are on hunger strike demanding an end to their indefinite confinement and improved conditions.

Saradha chit fund scam accused Kunal Ghosh's condition deteriorates

Saradha chit fund scam accused Kunal Ghosh's condition deteriorates

The health condition of Kunal Ghosh, suspended Trinamool Congress MP who is an accused in Saradha chit fund scam, deteriorated on Friday night on the 29th day of his hunger strike following which he was admitted to the jail hospital.

Former Rajasthan MLA Gurcharan Chhabra dies fasting for liquor ban

Former Rajasthan MLA Gurcharan Chhabra dies fasting for liquor ban

Former Janata Dal MLA and noted social activist Gurcharan Chhabra, who was on hunger strike for a month, demanding liquor ban and strengthening of Lokayukta in Rajasthan, died on Tuesday.