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.
06 Jun 2016
Amritsar: Prayers were offered at the Golden Temple complex today morning as the 32nd anniversary of Indian Army's 'Operation Bluestar' passed off peacefully.
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.
18 Apr 2016
Ahmedabad: The state-wide bandh call given by the Patel community in Gujarat over the quota issue had little impact today except in for some pockets dominated by the community members in different cities of the state.
18 Apr 2016
Ahmedabad: In view of the violence that erupted in parts of Gujarat yesterday following a massive Patel community rally in Mehsana and today's 'Gujarat Bandh' call given by some Patel organisations, the state government yesterday deployed Rapid Action Force (RAF) in Ahmedabad, Mehsana and Surat and stepped up security in others places.
30 Jan 2016
Hyderabad: Activists of the Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) today protested against the visit of Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi to the Hyderabad Central University campus over the suicide of Dalit research scholar Rohith Vemula even as it called for a 'bandh' in Telangana colleges.
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.
15 Oct 2015
Chandigarh: Commercial and educational establishments were shut today and transport services disrupted in parts of Punjab in response to a bandh called by Sikh outfits against the killing of two youths and police action during protests over alleged desecration of their holy book.
28 Apr 2015
Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday opposed the bandh called by Left parties and BJP on April 30 and warned that the administration will take strong action against those participating in the shutdown.
03 Sep 2015
Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister and Trinamool Congress supremo Mamata Banerjee said she was a supporter of the working class but was against bandh as it has no future but the Marxists were trying to survive by resorting to frequent bandhs.