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Bharat Bandh

Bharat Bandh: Farmers gather near national highways, key roads in Punjab, Haryana

Farmer leaders have said road and rail transport will be blocked and claimed that markets will also remain closed

26 Mar 2021 10:17 AM

Large parts of Bharat shut, bandh peaceful

Protesters also blocked railway tracks at several places in West Bengal, Bihar and Odisha

09 Dec 2020 1:07 AM

Amit Shah’s talks with farmers’ leaders fail, deadlock remains

The farmers’ leaders made it clear that they will call off their agitation only after their demands were fully met

09 Dec 2020 12:59 AM

Bharat Bandh: Railways fears blockades in 16 states

Railways' two biggest unions, AIRF and NFIR too have extended their support to the bandh and are planning to hold rallies and demonstrations

08 Dec 2020 11:19 AM

Prominent opposition leaders issue joint statement backing farmers' Bharat Bandh

The representatives of thousands of agitating farmers have said that the countrywide strike on Tuesday would be observed with full force

07 Dec 2020 12:06 PM


Farmers call Bharat bandh on Dec 8, threaten to intensify agitation

This hardening of stand came a day ahead of the fifth round of talks with the government

05 Dec 2020 12:54 PM

'As if bandits stopped us at gunpoint': Nobel winner after boat blocked in Kerala

Boat was blocked by by trade union activists, who were on a nationwide strike against the Centre's 'anti-labour' policies.

09 Jan 2020 9:57 AM

‘Bharat Bandh’ is largely a flop

The corporate sector largely worked smoothly, while schools and colleges too were open in several parts of the country.

09 Jan 2020 1:29 AM

Bharat Bandh: Railway, bus services affected in Odisha, West Bengal

Protesters raised anti-government slogans and criticised the Center for its policies.

08 Jan 2020 9:41 AM

Pulwama attack: Trade body calls for all India bandh

Commercial markets will remain closed and there will be no business activity during the bandh on February 18, the trade body said.

17 Feb 2019 4:26 PM


Central Trade Unions' nationwide strike enters day 2

According to the reports, public transport and banking services remain disrupted for the second day in some states.

09 Jan 2019 10:27 AM

Piyush Goyal accuses Congress of misleading people

“At times if you take a knee-jerk reaction to sort out one issue, it may end up harming the economy more,” Mr Goyal said.

13 Sep 2018 6:27 AM

Bandh shows govt, Opposition mismatch

The Left parties held their own separate “morcha” in New Delhi on the same issues that the Congress had flagged.

12 Sep 2018 1:12 AM

Fuel prices continue the upward march

In Mumbai, petrol and diesel have touched a new high of Rs 88.26 and Rs 77.47 per litre.

11 Sep 2018 10:07 AM

Shiv Sena keeps its bond with ally BJP intact

However, during the election of the Vice President, the Sena supported the NDA candidate.

11 Sep 2018 6:39 AM


Mumbai’s railway line remains unaffected

while chanting slogans against the Prime Minister and rising fuel prices, got down on the railways tracks at Dadar and Andheri stations.

11 Sep 2018 4:38 AM

Congress successful in getting Opposition parties on board

In Mumbai, Congress was relieved to know the active support of Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) on ground.

11 Sep 2018 4:29 AM

Nowadays Shiv Sena does not roar, says Congress

The former chief minister said that the Sena should stop targeting the government through Saamana.

11 Sep 2018 4:19 AM

Protesters damage 17 BEST buses, 882 detained in city

8 were arrested for stone pelting from Kalachowkie, Kurar, Goregaon and surrounding areas.

11 Sep 2018 3:52 AM

TMC maintains ‘life normal’, CPM dubs stance pro-Modi

Trinamul Youth Congress president and MP Abhishek Banerjee slammed the BJP for its ‘anti-people’ policies.

11 Sep 2018 1:24 AM