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.
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.
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.
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.
07 May 2015
Guwahati: The 10-hour Assam Bandh called by the Asom Gana Parishad to protest against the Land Boundary Agreement with Bangladesh evoked mixed response in the state on Thursday.
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.
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.
10 Jan 2015
Amritsar: The 'Punjab Bandh' called by various Sikh outfits to extend support to Sikh activist Gurbaksh Singh Khalsa, who is on an indefinite fast demanding release of prisoners from jails lodged in different states, evoked lukewarm response on Saturday.