Tag: hunger strike
The protesters gathered at a square in Bakirkoy on the European side of Istanbul, with police tightening security measures.
More than 200 Melbourne Immigration Transit Accommodation detainees are refusing to eat until the government improves the facilities.
Deputy Minister Hanipa Maidin says the process will be conducted on a case-by-case basis.
They have also stopped taking their medication, saying they would rather die than continue suffering in detention, says Malaysian Tamilar Kural.
N Sivananthan says if abolished, the procedural law will not benefit those convicted of organised crimes who have appealed to the Court of Appeal and Federal Court.
Former deputy prime minister says he will raise the treatment of Sosma detainees with the home minister.
The deputy minister says their families no longer need to worry over their health.
The deputy minister urges them to stop risking their health and end the hunger strike.
Sentsov was arrested in Crimea after Moscow's 2014 annexation of the peninsula and has been languishing in a Russian Artic prison with little hope of release.
The 42-year-old Kremlin opponent was arrested in Crimea after Moscow's 2014 annexation of the peninsula and has been languishing in a Russian Artic prison with little hope of release.
Lyudmila Sentsova wrote a letter to Vladimir Putin in hopes that the Russian president would free her son Oleg Sentsov from a Russian jail.
Oleg Sentsov has been on a hunger strike since May 14 to demand that Russia release Ukrainian political prisoners.
A man had been depressed about how long it was taking for his status to be adjudicated by authorities and was found hanged in a shower stall at the centre in Ibaraki.
The Hutan Melintang assemblyman says the authorities must address electoral complaints, including those on registration of dubious voters in his constituency.
S Kesavan is rushed to hospital after supporters, fearing for his deteriorating health, call for an ambulance.
No reason given for postponement of strike which also calls for former opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim’s release from jail.
G Kumaar Aamaan is demanding the Home Ministry appoint a new ROS DG and investigating officers to probe the MIC's election fiasco.
Sanjeeviramah presses on for action against independent Kulim Bandar Baru MP Zulkifli Noordin for belittling Indians and Hindus
He has been warded for observation with his next step most likely to be to obtain a second meeting with the prime minister.
Waythamoorthy's condition as a result of his hunger strike continues to cause concerns with him totally confined to his bed today.
The Hindraf leader should call off his hunger strike so that he can continue his struggle for justice, equal opportunity and freedom in the longer run.
Hindraf leader Waythamoorthy, on his 18th day on hunger strike, writes about the option of strategic abstention by poor Indian voters.
This is the 17th day of P Waythamoorthy's hunger strike. Today he writes about Hindraf's meeting with the prime minister yesterday.
Hindraf chairman P Waythamoorthy pens his political thoughts while on his 16th day of hunger strike.