Bandh affects life in Jamshedpur

Over a hundred Jharkhand Vikas Morcha (Prajatantrik) (JVM) activists were rounded up as its one-day Jamshedpur bandh affected life on Saturday.

CPI(Maoist) called bandh evokes mixed response in Kolhan

Jharkhand bandh called by the CPI (Maoists) to protest against police firing in Garwah district early this month evoked a mixed response in the mineral-rich Kolhan region of the state with stray incidents of violence reported from some places.

Bandh paralyses normal life in Assam

The 12-hour Assam bandh called by the Opposition Asom Gana Parishad and the Assam Tea Tribes Students` Association, to protest against yesterday`s police firing in Golaghat in which three persons were killed, paralysed normal life across the state.

Death of teenage girl: Kundapur taluk observes bandh

The Kundapur taluk in Udupi district observed a bandh on Wednesday demanding speedy investigation into the mysterious death of a 17-year old girl hailing from Alandoor in nearby Byndoor.

Bandh observed in Thanjavur

Shops in many parts of this Cauvery delta area town remained closed Monday following a bandh call given by the Cauvery River Rights` Retrieval Committee demanding the constitution of Cauvery Management Board.

Rohtas bandh hits normal life

The 9-hour Rohtas district bandh, called by BJP and LJP to protest the police firing at Akbarpur in which two persons were killed on Tuesday, hit the normal life today.

AAPSU bandh affects life in Arunachal Pradesh

Normal life was affected in Arunachal Pradesh following the 36-hour state-wide bandh called by the All Arunachal Pradesh Students` Union in protest against the non-fulfilment of its various charters of demands.

12-hour Dimapur bandh affects life

Barring some minor incidents of violence, normal life came to a standstill in Dimapur, the commercial hub of Nagaland, following a 12-hour bandh called by the Nagaland Foothill Road Coordination Committee (NFHRCC) on Monday.

Bandh against ban on rat-hole mining passes off peacefully in Meghalaya

The 24-hour shutdown sponsored by the proscribed Hynniewtrep National Liberation Council (HNLC) in the Khasi?Jaintia Hills region of Meghalaya to protest against the recent National Green Tribunal (NGT) ruling on banning of rat-hole mining passed off peacefully with no untoward incident, officials said.

BJP leader`s killing: Party workers call for `Noida bandh` today

The Bharatiya Janata Party workers have called for `Noida bandh` on Monday to protest against the brutal murder of party leader Vijay Pandit in Noida last week.

BJP leader`s killing: Party workers protest, call for bandh on Monday

Defying prohibitory orders, BJP workers on Sunday held protests in Noida and Greater Noida demanding arrest of the killers of party leader Vijay Pandit and called for `Noida bandh` on Monday.

TRS calls for bandh in Telangana on Thursday

TRS president and Telangana Chief Minister-elect K Chandrasekhar Rao has called for a shutdown in the region tomorrow in protest against the Centre`s reported move to issue an ordinance merging certain villages in Khammam district into residuary Andhra Pradesh.

Bandh paralyses normal life in Dima Hasao, Assam

Normal life was paralysed in Haflong and some other parts of Dima Hasao district on Friday following a 24-hour-bandh called by North Cachar Hills Indigenous Student Forum (NCHISF) and North Cachar Hills Indigenous Women Forum (NCHIWF).

Mizoram Joint NGO Coordination Committee calls off bandh

Mizoram Joint NGO Coordination Committee on Tuesday called off its 72-hour state-wide bandh after the Election Commission and the state government agreed to their demands.

48-hour bandh along national highway in Manipur

A 48-hour bandh called by state`s taxi association in protest against the killing of a driver by militants.

Orissa High Court wants state govt views on PIL on bandh calls

The Orissa High Court on Wednesday asked the opposite parties to get instructions from the state government over a PIL seeking to declare all strikes by different bar associations of the state as "illegal".

Bandh in Bhujbal`s constituency over Lok Sabha ticket

Yeola town in Nashik district observed a bandh today to express disappointment over NCP`s decision to field its Minister and local MLA Chhagan Bhujbal in the upcoming Lok Sabha elections, and demand that he contest from his present Assembly seat.

Nitish Kumar calls for Bihar bandh to protest special status denial

Attacking the Congress-led UPA government for granting special category status to Seemandhra and ignoring a similar demand of Bihar, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar today gave a Bihar bandh call on March 1.

Andhra Pradesh bandh over Telangana Bill paralyses normal life

Normal life was thrown out of gear in Coastal Andhra and Rayalaseema regions of Andhra Pradesh due to a bandh called against the Centre`s move to table the Telangana Bill in Parliament on Thursday.

Meghalaya govt appeals to people to defy HNLC bandh call

Meghalaya government on Wednesday appealed to citizens to defy the bandh called on Republic Day by separatist Hynniewtrep National Liberation Council.