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    Pak doctors launch hunger strike over coronavirus protection fears

    Agence France-Presse . Lahore | Updated at 10:16pm on April 25, 2020

    Dozens of Pakistani doctors and nurses have launched a hunger strike demanding adequate protective equipment for frontline staff treating coronavirus patients, the lead organiser of...

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    Eight students of Gopalganj university fall sick during hunger strike

    BSMRSTU Correspondent . Gopalganj | Updated at 12:29am on March 11, 2020

    Eight students of history department of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Science and Technology University fell sick on the sixth day of their fast unto death...

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    Bin Laden doctor launches hunger strike in Pakistan

    Agence-France-Presse . | Updated at 11:55pm on March 02, 2020

    The Pakistani doctor who helped the CIA track and kill Osama bin Laden has launched a hunger strike from his prison cell, his lawyer and...

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    Gopalganj university students to go on hunger strike

    BSMRSTU Correspondent . Gopalganj | Updated at 12:36am on February 20, 2020

    The students of history department of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Science and Technology in Gopalganj decided to go on fast unto death on February 20...

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    10 fall sick as students vow to continue hunger strike

    DU Correspondent | Updated at 05:26pm on January 17, 2020

    At least 10 students of Dhaka University fell sick on the second day of their hunger strike for indefinite period on Friday demanding deferral of...

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    Government must look into jute mills workers’ grievances

    | Updated at 12:00am on January 03, 2020

    THE government’s inaction about and negligence of the demands of state-owned jute mill workers is worrying. Workers of 12 state-owned jute mills resumed their fast-unto-death...

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    Workers extend suspension until December 22

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:37am on December 16, 2019

    State-owned jute mills workers on Sunday furthered extended suspension of their fast unto death until December 22 on assurance from the government. They began fast...

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    One dies, 250 more fall sick

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:34pm on December 12, 2019

    A worker died and 250 others fell sick as state-owned jute mills’ workers continued fast-unto-death on Thursday for the third straight day defying the government’s...

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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...