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    Jute mill workers to go for hunger strike for wages

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:36am on December 10, 2019

    Workers of state-owned jute mills will begin indefinite hunger strike today to press their 11-point demand, including payment of all their dues and pay increase....

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    Battery-run vehicle drivers, owners on hunger strike

    Our Correspondent . Barishal | Updated at 12:00am on October 03, 2019

    Over a hundred drivers and owners of battery-run three-wheeler began hunger strike until death on Wednesday morning demanding withdrawal of ban on plying such vehicles...

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    A primary teacher dies, 226 fall sick

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:54am on July 14, 2019

    A 40-year old hunger striking non-government primary school teacher died Friday, organizers said Saturday. The late Zakir Hossain Mallick was assistant teacher of Hatghata Non-government...

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    BNP starts hunger strike seeking Khaleda’s release

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:55am on April 08, 2019

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party on Sunday started a six-hour token hunger strike in the capital demanding its chairperson Khaleda Zia’s release from jail and her proper...

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    Pabna youths on daylong hunger strike to save Ichhamati

    Mahfuz Alam . Pabna | Updated at 12:00am on March 28, 2019

    When entire Bangladesh celebrates the Independence Day amidst festivity and fanfare, a group of youths went out on demonstration on bank of River Ichhamati in...

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    Students break hunger strike, Nurul to visit Ganabhaban today

    DU Correspondent | Updated at 12:44am on March 16, 2019

    Dhaka University authorities seem to overlook the students on hunger strike for the consecutive four days at Raju memorial sculpture demanding re-schedule of the central...

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    Migrants declare hunger strike

    Agence France-Presse . Tijuana, Mexico | Updated at 12:00am on December 01, 2018

    Ten Central American women taking part in the migrant caravan camped on the US-Mexican border said Thursday they were starting a hunger strike to pressure...

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    BNP observes token hunger strike

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:31am on November 01, 2018

    The Bangladesh Nationalist Party on Thursday observed ‘mass hunger strike’ across the country in demand of the release of party chairperson Khaleda Zia from jail.Token...

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    BNP's token hunger strike ends demanding resignation of govt

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on September 13, 2018

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party on Wednesday demanded the resignation of the government led by prime minister Sheikh Hasina before announcement of the schedule of the 11th...

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    BNP’s token hunger strike today

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:53am on September 12, 2018

    The Bangladesh Nationalist Party will observe token hunger strikes in the capital and in district headquarters in demand of unconditional release of the party’s imprisoned...