Shame on the people of Manipur who made Irom Sharmila feel dejected by preventing her from entering Kaisampat area of Imphal town.
After being on a hunger strike for 16 long years, Irom Sharmila finally broke her fast and said that she wants to become the Chief Minister of Manipur.
The sudden decision of civil rights activist Irom Sharmila to end her 16-year-old hunger strike against AFSPA next month has taken everyone by surprise.
Manipuri human rights activist Irom Sharmila, who has been on a fast for 16 years to press for the repeal of AFSPA, will break her fast on 9 August.
The CPM Delhi Committee has been on a hunger strike near ITO metro station since Tuesday morning, to protest the Delhi AAP government’s alleged negligence towards the issues related to the poor in its recent budget
Delhi High Court on Friday asked JNUSU president Kanhaiya Kumar to immediately bring to an end the indefinite hunger strike by students.
JNU administration sent letters to parents of the students who are on a hunger strike against punishment imposed in connection with the 9 February event.
Ten JNU professors emeritus, including noted historian Romila Thapar and academician Deepak Nayyar, have written to Varsity Vice Chancellor Jagadesh Kumar, alleging "clampdown" on free speech by imposing "severe" punishments on students in connection with the controversial 9 February event.
JNU student Umar Khalid, who was on a hunger strike for the last 11 days, was taken to AIIMS this Monday after his health deteriorated significantly
The indefinite hunger strike by JNU students entered the 10th day on Saturday, even as Kanhaiya Kumar withdrew his fast due to medical reasons.
JNU students union president Kanhaiya Kumar, who is on a hunger strike, was discharged from AIIMS after his health improved on Friday
The indefinite hunger strike by JNU students entered ninth day on Friday.
JNU student leader Kanhaiya Kumar, who has been on hunger strike for a week at the campus, was hospitalised on Thursday after his health deteriorated, a fellow student said.
Two state transport buses were on Friday set on fire in Sarthana area in Surat by suspected supporters of Patel quota protagonist Hardik Patel.
Nine JNU students on Tuesday called off their hunger strike against the alleged delay in justice to Rohith Vemula.
Three teachers of Hyderabad Central University on Thursday sat on a one-day hunger strike demanding that Vice-Chancellor Appa Rao Podile be removed.
Students from varsities across Delhi who were protesting against injustice done to Rohith Vemula and had been earlier detained by the police, decided to go on an indefinite hunger strike.
Even as FTII students called off their relay hunger strike and held talks with the I&B Ministry officials in Mumbai, the parleys remained inconclusive.
One more FTII student, who was on hunger strike against Gajendra Chauhan's appointment as the Chairman of the prestigious institute, was on Saturday night admitted to a private hospital, taking the number of protesters hospitalised to two.
The students, protesting against appointment of actor Gajendra Chauhan as the FTII chairman have been on a hunger strike since Thursday.