Tag Archives: hunger strike

Maryam, Nawaz, Sharif, symbol, federation

Maryam threatens to observe hunger strike outside jail if Nawaz not allowed...

07 July, 2019 9:19 pm 9:19 pm

LAHORE (92 News) –Maryam Nawaz said that the ‘fake’ government has banned the homemade food for former prime minister Nawaz Sharif. In a tweet, she said that the staff stayed for several hours outside the jail to provide the meal, but the administration refused to receive the meal. Maryam Nawaz said that Mian Sahib had … Read More

United States urges Cuba to free jailed dissident on hunger strike

10 October, 2018 8:55 am 8:55 am

HAVANA (Reuters) – The United States is “gravely concerned” about the health of a dissident in Cuba reported to have been on hunger strike for more than 50 days to protest against his imprisonment, it said on Thursday. The US State Department called for the release Tomas Nunez Magdariaga, a member of the Patriotic Union … Read More

MQM Hunger strike continues for third consecutive day

08 August, 2016 11:33 am 11:33 am

KARACHI (92 News) – The Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) hunger strike continued for the third consecutive day against the atrocities committed by the authorities against the party over the past three years. Large number of party leaders and workers including Farooq Sattar participated in the strike. Opposition leader in National Assembly Syed Khurshid Shah visited … Read More