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.
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.
30 Nov 2015
Cooch Behar: Narayan Mahanayak (52), a local Trinamool Congress supporter, was shot dead at Pundibari in Cooch Behar Block-II last night following which police patrolling was on in the area.
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.
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.
26 Sep 2015
Bengaluru: Normal life was affected in the IT city and other parts of Karnataka today following a 12-hour statewide bandh called by several pro-Kannada outfits demanding implementation of Kalasa-Banduri canal project, over which state government has locked horns with neighbouring Goa.