16 Sep 2016
Chennai: DMK leaders Kanimozhi Karunanidhi, MK Stalin and MDMK chief Vaiko were detained by the police during dawn-to-dusk bandh in Tamil Nadu called by several farmers and traders bodies over the raging Cauvery dispute on Friday.
11 Sep 2016
Ranchi: It's an unclean state of affairs and the Jharkhand government is left red-faced. In the latest report, 'Swachh Survekshan: 2016', the state has been placed at the bottom of the table, showing that a lot more needs to be done to clean up Jharkhand.
28 Dec 2015
Jamshedpur: Pro-domicile political parties Jharkhand Disom Party (JDP) and Jharkhand People's Party (JPP) have extended their support to the statewide bandh called by various tribal organizations including Adivasi-Moolvasi Janadhikar Manch and Adivasi Jan Parishad on December 29 in protest against the state government's lingering approach in framing a domicile policy.
16 Sep 2016
Panaji: A 19-year-old boy allegedly shot a young girl dead before attempting suicide by turning the gun on himself near Ponda town in Goa, police said on Friday.
04 May 2015
Ranchi: The CITU on Sunday announced its support to the state-wide dawn to dusk bandh on Monday called by the Jharkhand Vikas Morcha (Prajatantrik) and the CPI in protest against the Land Acquisition Bill.
09 Sep 2016
Bengaluru: Amidst the ongoing daylong shutdown on Friday Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah writes letter to PM Narendra Modi over the protest due to release of Cauvery water to Tamil Nadu.
20 Aug 2016
Kolkata: Amid the raging controversy over cow vigilantism, Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das on Saturday said those who consider India as their country should treat cow as their mother. Das, however, stressed that there should be no violence in the garb of cow vigilantism and said cattle smugglers may be involved in the recent events of violence over cow protection.
17 Aug 2016
Ranchi: Jharkhand on Wednesday became the third state to ratify the Goods and Services Tax Amendment Bill in a special session of the Legislative Assembly. Thanking all the MLAs of the House for rising above party lines to ratify the bill, Chief Minister Raghubar Das said that the unanimity demonstrated by the legislators on initiating one country, one tax was exemplary.
25 May 2015
Gaya (Bihar): Heavily armed Maoists torched 32 vehicles, including tankers and containers, on the Grand Trunk Road in Gaya district on the first day of the two-day Bihar and Jharkhand bandh called by the extremists against the killing of their woman leader.
31 Dec 2014
Jamshedpur: The dawn-to-dusk Jharkhand bandh called by Adivasi Sengel (Empowerment) Abhiyan (ASA) on Wednesday in protest against the killing of tribals by Bodo militants in Assam, passed peacefully here even as normal life remained unaffected by it.