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Hunger Strike

Farmers' 121-day-long stir ends after MLA Pankaj Singh intervenes

Jan 01, 2022 Outlook Web Desk

Around 10 farmers, led by Bharatiya Kisan Parishad (BKP) president Sukhveer Pahalwan alias Sukhveer Khalifa, had also started an indefinite hunger strike last week which also ended Friday.

Alexei Navalny 'Could Die At Any Moment', Says His Doctor

Apr 18, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

Physician Yaroslav Ashikhmin said Saturday that test results he received from Navalny's family show him with sharply elevated levels of potassium, which can bring on cardiac arrest.


Anna Hazare Calls Of Hunger Strike Hours After Announcing It

'The Union government has agreed to some of my demands and also announced setting up a committee to improve the lives of farmers', said Anna Hazare.

'This Would Be My Last Protest': Anna Hazare Threatens Hunger Strike In Solidarity With Farmers

Dec 28, 2020 PTI

'The government is just giving empty promises due to which I do not have any trust left,' says the 83-year-old activist


Hunger Strike Outside Arvind Keriwal's Residence: Former South Delhi Mayor Sent To Hospital

The dharna by the municipal leaders outside Delhi CM residence, seeking release of funds entered its twelfth day as they refused to budge.

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14 December, 2020

Anna Hazare Warns Centre Of Hunger Strike Over New Farm Laws

PTI

Hazare's demands include granting autonomy to the CAPC and implementing Swaminathan Commission recommendations


26 February, 2019

Arvind Kejriwal Postpones Indefinite Fast For Full Statehood To Delhi Amid Cross LoC Air Strikes

Outlook Web Bureau

The terror camps in Balakot, Chakothi and Muzaffarabad, capital of PoK, were struck by 12 Mirage 2000 jets with 1000 kg of explosives at around 3:30 am on Wednesday.


23 February, 2019

Kejriwal Demands Full Statehood For Delhi, Says He Will Be On Hunger Strike From March 1

Outlook Web Bureau

Speaking on full statehood during a discussion in the Delhi Assembly, the Chief Minister said he will start a movement from March 1, and organise people to undertake the fast.


14 February, 2019

Anna Hazare Hospitalised Due To Lack Of Blood Supply To Brain

Outlook Web Bureau

Social activist Anna Hazare broke his week-long fast on February 5 but was admitted to a hospital after complaining of weakness due to lack of blood supply to his brain on Thursday.


11 February, 2019

Modi Has No Credibility Left, Says Rahul Gandhi At Andhra CM Naidu's Dharna

Outlook Web Bureau

The prime minister has stolen from the people from Andhra Pradesh and he has given that money to Anil Ambani, Rahul Gandhi said at Andhra Bhavan.


09 February, 2019

Maharashtra Police Break Indefinite Hunger Strike By Young Women To Press Farmers' Demands

Outlook Web Bureau

The young women were on indefinite fast to press various farmers' demands, including full waiver of all farm loans, minimum support price for farm produce, pension for all farmers above 60 years age.


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09 February, 2019

Maharashtra Police Break Indefinite Hunger Strike By Young Women To Press Farmers' Demands

Outlook Web Bureau

The young women were on indefinite fast to press various farmers' demands, including full waiver of all farm loans, minimum support price for farm produce, pension for all farmers above 60 years age.


04 February, 2019

Shiv Sena Asks Govt To Save Anna Hazare's Life As His Fast Enters Sixth Day

Outlook Web Bureau

MNS chief Raj Thackeray and noted water conservationist Rajendra Singh on Monday met social activist Anna Hazare in Maharashtra.


04 February, 2019

Will Return Padma Bhusham If Centre Does Not Agree For Lokpal, Lokayukta: Anna Hazare

Outlook Web Bureau

Anna Hazare, an anti-corruption crusader, was awarded the third highest civilian honour in 1992.


03 February, 2019

As Anna Hazare's Hunger Strike Over Lokpal Enters Day 5, Villagers In Ahmednagar Block State Highway

Outlook Web Bureau

Around 5,000 farmers from the district are likely to stage a protect outside the Ahmednagar collector's office on Monday to support Hazare's agitation.


02 February, 2019

Anna Hazare, 81, Weak On Third Day Of Hunger Strike

Outlook Web Bureau

On Thursday, Malik had accused Hazare of being an "RSS and Sangh Parivar agent", but the party immediately distanced itself from his remarks.


29 January, 2019

Anna Hazare Begins Hunger Strike On Lokpal At Ralegan Siddhi In Maharashtra

Outlook Web Bureau

Maharashtra Minister Girish Mahajan, who has been acting as an emissary between the government and the activist, urged Hazare to cancel the agitation, claiming that almost all the demands made by the activist have been fulfilled.


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08 October, 2018

Ayodhya: Saint On Indefinite Fast Demanding Construction Of Ram Temple Detained

Outlook Web Bureau

Swami Paramhans Das was detained by the police after he went on a hunger strike demanding construction of a Ram Temple in Ayodhya.


Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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