Hunger Strike(Search results - 26)
IndiaSep 11, 2019, 7:40 PM IST
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Pramod Kumar Mishra, well known as PK Mishra has been appointed as the new principal secretary to PM Modi. Also, in another move, former Cabinet secretary PK Sinha has been appointed as the principal advisor to the Prime Minister. Ahead of TDP's 'Chalo Atmakur' protest, the Jagan Mohan Reddy government has kept TDP chief Chandrababu Naidu and his son Nara Lokesh under house arrest in Andhra Pradesh. Naidu had called for 12-hour hunger strike across the state. Watch MyNation in 100 seconds for the daily wrap up of news from across the country.
IndiaSep 11, 2019, 9:49 AM IST
Andhra Pradesh: Former chief minister Chandrababu Naidu, son Nara Lokesh under house arrest
Ahead of TDP's warning of 'Chalo Atmakur' protest, the Jagan Mohan Reddy government has kept TDP chief Chandrababu Naidu and his son Nara Lokesh under house arrest in Andhra Pradesh. Naidu had called for 12-hour hunger strike across the state.
IndiaJul 22, 2019, 6:07 PM IST
Thiruvananthapuram University stabbing case: KSU calls off hunger strike in front of secretariat
The Kerala Student Union (KSU) has called off their eight-day hunger strike. The KSU was on an indefinite strike seeking investigation into the stabbing of a Thiruvananthapuram University college student.
IndiaJul 20, 2019, 6:43 PM IST
Kerala priests call off hunger strike against cardinal George Alencherry’s reinstatement
A group of Kerala priests staged a hunger strike, seeking action against cardinal George Alencherry on Thursday. The priests stated that cardinal George Alencherry was accused in 14 cases and must not be allowed to continue to be in charge of the Ernakulam-Angamaly Archdiocese.
IndiaJul 18, 2019, 8:05 PM IST
Kerala priests stage hunger strike to protest cardinal George Alencherry’s reinstatement
Kerala priests staged a hunger strike demanding that cardinal George Alencherry not be allowed to continue as in-charge of the Ernakulam-Angamaly Archdiocese. Alencherry was removed from the post after allegations of him being involved in a land scam case surfaced.
IndiaJul 3, 2019, 3:43 PM IST
Karnataka BJP MLA Suresh Kumar calls off hunger strike over KAS fiasco
BJP MLA Suresh Kumar, who was supposed to hold a hunger strike in protest against the non-announcement of interview date for Karnataka Administrative Service (KAS) aspirants of 2015 batch, has called it off
IndiaMay 28, 2019, 12:18 PM IST
Kerala: Nipah heroes go on hunger strike as Pinarayi Vijayan government fails to keep up promise
Sanitary workers who risked their lives working at the Kozhikode Medical Hospital in Kerala during the Nipah outbreak last year have started a hunger strike, seeking job permanency.
IndiaMay 17, 2019, 3:21 PM IST
Kerala: Three undertrials accused of having Maoist links go on hunger strike in jail
The undertrials, Kalidasan, Unnikrishnan and Ibrahim, started the hunger strike demanding adequate water for the needs in the jail. The three prisoners were lodged in the jail for suspected links with Maoists.
IndiaMay 13, 2019, 8:33 AM IST
Irom Sharmila gives birth to twin girls on Mother's Day in Bengaluru
Irom Sharmila, known as the ‘Iron Lady’ of Manipur for her 16-year hunger strike, gave birth to twin girls on Mother’s Day (May 12) in Bengaluru
IndiaMar 26, 2019, 5:18 PM IST
Mamata police arm-twist job seekers on fast at Press Club as media parties
Almost 80 successful SSC candidates have fallen ill while on hunger strike, asking for jobs promised to them. Pregnant protesters have reportedly suffered miscarriages. But while mediapersons celebrated pre-Holi bash at the venue of the protest, the Kolkata Press Club, police have threatened the young protesters with forcible eviction.
IndiaMar 10, 2019, 1:35 PM IST
Congress leaders protest Kumaraswamy’s son’s candidacy for Mandya Lok Sabha seat
The Congress leaders demanded that their coalition partner JD(S) field other candidates from Mandya and not to give priority to Nikhil Kumaraswamy just because he is the son of the chief minister.
IndiaFeb 3, 2019, 6:50 PM IST
Endosulfan victims end protest after govt accepts their demands
The endosulfan victims, who had been carrying out a hunger strike in front of the secretariat for the last four days, ended the protest after an hour-long discussion with chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan.
IndiaFeb 3, 2019, 3:02 PM IST
Endosulfan victims compensated; protests unjustified: Kerala health minister
Kerala health minister KK Shailaja criticised endosulfan victim for protesting with their children. Rs 50 crore was granted as compensation for the victims, but no money has allegedly made it to the hands of the victims.
IndiaJan 20, 2019, 6:44 PM IST
Sabarimala temple closes after pilgrimage season
As the Sabarimala temple closed, the opposition BJP ended its 49-day-long hunger strike staged in front of the secretariat in Thiruvananthapuram.
IndiaJan 17, 2019, 2:34 PM IST
BJP to end secretariat strike after Sabarimala closes for season
The BJP is planning to end their hunger strike after the Sabarimala shrine closes this season, media reports state. The Ayyappa devotees can have darshan till January 19 at Sabarimala. The shrine will reopen on February 12 for the monthly puja in Kumbam Masam (February to March).