hunger strike

BSNL employees plan hunger strike on February 24

The strike is also aimed at putting pressure for the expeditious settlement of employees` grievances, according to an AUAB statement here on Saturday (February 22).

Feb 22, 2020, 23:49 PM IST

DCW chief Swati Maliwal falls unconscious on 13th day of hunger strike, rushed to hospital

Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) chief Swati Maliwal, who is on a hunger strike since December 3 demanding death penalty for convicts in rape cases within six months, was shifted to Delhi's Lok Nayak Jai Prakash Narayan (LNJP) Hospital on Sunday morning after her health deteriorated.

Dec 15, 2019, 08:29 AM IST

Rajiv Gandhi assassination case convict Nalini Sriharan goes on hunger strike demanding release

Nalini and six other people were sentenced to life imprisonment in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case.

Oct 26, 2019, 21:06 PM IST

Mumbai: BEST employees demand pay hike, go on indefinite hunger strike

The protestors are demanding the merger of BEST budget with that of BMC, hike in salaries and Diwali bonus.


Aug 29, 2019, 06:50 AM IST

5W1H: AIIMS Doctors to go on hunger strike from 17th June

AIIMS Doctors to go on hunger strike from 17th June

Jun 15, 2019, 16:58 PM IST

News 100: Watch top news stories of today, Dec. 23rd 2018

This segment of Zee News brings top news stories of the day. Watch this video to know the latest news stories of today.

Dec 23, 2018, 14:40 PM IST

Tamil Nadu: AIADMK to organise hunger strike on April 3 over Cauvery issue

The AIADMK, which first announced that the hunger strike programme will be held on April 2, subsequently postponed it by a day to April 3. 

Mar 30, 2018, 23:47 PM IST

Won't let any political party come on this stage: Anna Hazare

The social reformer also said that whoever joins the movement will have to sign an affidavit which states that they will neither join any political party/group nor will contest elections.

Mar 24, 2018, 13:47 PM IST

Social activist Medha Patkar forcibly removed from protest site, admitted to hospital after health worsens

Social activist Medha Patkar who is on an indefinite hunger strike since July 27 was forcibly removed from protest site and taken to a hospital in Indore yesterday after her health worsened. 

Aug 08, 2017, 09:24 AM IST

IIT-Bombay students on relay hunger strike against fee hike

Students of Indian Institute of Technology-Bombay (IIT-B), Powai, are on a relay hunger strike since Monday after the college authority had hardly paid any heed to their protest against the fee hike.

Jul 04, 2017, 15:24 PM IST

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.

Jun 16, 2017, 18:27 PM IST

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.

May 27, 2017, 11:54 AM IST

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.

May 17, 2017, 11:03 AM IST

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.

May 10, 2017, 20:40 PM IST

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.

Mar 10, 2017, 18:45 PM IST

'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.

Jul 10, 2016, 11:48 AM IST

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.

Jun 21, 2016, 19:11 PM IST

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.

May 16, 2016, 20:32 PM IST

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.

May 12, 2016, 02:36 AM IST

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.

Mar 17, 2016, 11:51 AM IST