Indefinite Fast

  • Anna Hazare begins indefinite fast for Jan Lokpal Bill 10-12-2013 11:24 AM

    Ralegan Siddhi: Anti-corruption activist Anna Hazare on Tuesday began indefinite fast in his village Ralegan Siddhi for the Jan Lokpal Bill. He has accused the Centre of betraying him and not fulfilling its promise of bringing in the Jan Lokpal Bill. Anna on Monday reiterated that the Jan Lokpal Bill...
  • Anna to begin indefinite fast for Lokpal in Ralegan Siddhi today 10-12-2013 09:12 AM

    Ralegan Siddhi: Anti-corruption activist Anna Hazare will once again go on an indefinite fast in his village of Ralegan Siddhi for the Jan Lokpal Bill from Tuesday. He has accused the Centre of betraying him and not fulfilling its promise of bringing in the Jan Lokpal Bill. Anna on Monday...
  • Congress MLA on indefinite fast demanding electric crematorium 09-12-2013 05:10 PM

    Congress MLA from Jamshedpur West assembly constituency, Banna Gupta on Monday sat on indefinite fast in support of his long-standing demand for setting up of a electric crematorium in Sonari and uninterrupted power supply in densely populated Sonari, Kadma and its adjoining areas in Jamshedpur. Hundreds of supporters also took...
  • Anna Hazare to observe indefinite fast for Lokpal Bill from Dec 10 28-11-2013 01:36 PM

    Ralegan Siddhi: Social activist Anna Hazare will launch indefinite hunger strike for a strong Lokpal Bill, at Yadavbaba temple in Ralegan Siddhi from December 10. Announcing his agitation, Hazare has asked the Centre to "show courage" in bringing in the Bill in the Winter Session of Parliament, beginning from December...
  • Jagan in hospital, YSR Congress questions police's late night action 10-10-2013 07:55 AM

    Hyderabad: There was high drama in Hyderabad where YSR Congress chief Jagan Mohan Reddy was taken into preventive custody late on Wednesday night. Jagan had been on a fast for the past six days, protesting the division of Andhra Pradesh. The YSR Congress has admitted that Jagan's health had deteriorated,...
  • After Jagan, Chandrababu Naidu begins fast against AP bifurcation 07-10-2013 09:27 AM

    New Delhi/Hyderabad: Telugu Desam Party chief Chandrababu Naidu has begun his indefinite fast in the national capital against Andhra Pradesh's bifurcation. He has also alleged 'political match-fixing' between some political parties of Andhra Pradesh and the Congress. "It is political match fixing. The Congress party did not follow any procedure....
  • Jagan Reddy begins indefinite fast against Andhra Pradesh bifurcation 05-10-2013 11:50 AM

    Hyderabad: YSR Congress chief Jagan Mohan Reddy has begun his indefinite fast against the bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh in Hyderabad. The crowd gathered at the fast venue seemed to be less than what the YSR Congress had expected. Jagan had on Friday said he would strongly protest against the "unjust"...
  • 'Save Ganga' activist on indefinite fast taken to city hospital 24-09-2013 10:53 AM

    Save Ganga activist GD Aggarwal, who has been on indefinite fast since June to protest hydel projects on the river's tributaries in Uttarakhand, was brought to a hospital in Dehradun after his condition worsened. The 81-year-old activist was brought to Doon hospital here at 2 am on Tuesday after a...
  • Jaganmohan Reddy refuses to take medical help at Osmania Hospital 30-08-2013 01:47 PM

    YSR Congress president YSJaganmohan Reddy, who was shifted to a government hospital in Hyderabadfrom jail following a five day-long indefinite fast against bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh, has refused to be puton intravenous fluids, doctors said. The sugar levels of Reddy have come down due to the fastthough other parameters like...
  • TDP MLA begins indefinite fast in Kadapa against Andhra bifurcation 23-08-2013 02:36 PM

    Two TDP leaders, including an MLA from Proddatur Assembly constituency, in Kadapa launched an indefinite fast on Friday opposing the proposed bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh. Telugu Desam Party district president and MLA Linga Reddy began his stir at the District Collectorate along with Balakrishna Yadav, the TDP in-charge of Mydupur...
  • YS Vijayamma begins indefinite fast over Telangana 19-08-2013 03:11 PM

    YS Vijayamma, honorary president of YSR Congress and widow of late Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Rajasekhara Reddy, Monday began an indefinite fast demanding the Centre refrain from bifurcating the state if it cannot render justice to all the regions. Speaking on the occasion in Guntur, Vijayamma alleged that the...
  • Anna threatens another indefinite fast for Lokpal Bill 02-06-2013 09:27 AM

    New Delhi: Anti-corruption activist Anna Hazare is preparing himself for another fast for the Lokpal Bill. He has written to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on his plans to sit on a fast-unto-death at the Ramlila Maidan. Anna is yet to announce a date. "Corruption in the country has led to...
  • YSR Congress to intensify agitation over power tariff hike 07-04-2013 05:59 AM

    Hyderabad: YSR Congress on Saturday said with the Congress-led Andhra Pradesh government not responding adequately to the issue of power tariff hike, it would intensify its agitation demanding roll-back in the increase. The party has asked its cadre to "picket all electricity sub-stations besides holding dharnas and taking out rallies...