RJD bandh cripples life in Bihar

Normal life was disrupted in Bihar today as shops, educational institutions and some trains were forced to stop functioing as lathi-wielding mobs took to the streets over the day-long state bandh called by RJD.

West Bengal: 12-hr bandh affects life in Terai-Dooars

A dawn-to-dusk bandh today affected life in Terai-Dooars area of Jalpaiguri, Alipurduar districts

VHP bandh hits normal life in trouble torn Mango

A bandh called by the Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) Tuesday affected normal life in Mango area here where prohibitory orders under Section 144 of the CrPC have been clamped following a clash between two communities over an eve-teasing incident.

Security tightened ahead of Odisha bandh

Security was tightened in Bhubaneswar and about 40 Youth Congress workers were taken into custody by the police on Thursday ahead of the 12-hour Odisha bandh called by Congress on Friday.

Congress calls Odisha bandh on June 26

Accusing BJD government of failing to act against those responsible for mismanagement in Lord Jagannath's Brahma Paribartan, the Congress on Wednesday called for Odisha bandh on June 26.

HC summons top Meghalaya officials on bandh issue, issues directive

The Meghalaya High Court on Wednesday threatened to cancel licenses of medical stores, hotels and taxis for denying services to citizens by shutting down, peeved at how a bandh sponsored by an outlawed militant outfit could paralyse life in the state.

24-hr bandh hits normal life in Imphal

Normal life was affected here during a 24-hr state-wide bandh called by three organisations on Saturday.

AGP to observe 10-hour Assam bandh over LBA today

Opposition Asom Gana Parishad on Thursday began observing a 10-hour Assam bandh to protest against inclusion of the state in the Land Boundary Agreement between India and Bangladesh.

Bandh in Nadia's Nakashipara over Panchayat Pradhan's murder

A 12-hour bandh was on Sunday observed in Nakashipara block of Nadia district by CPI(M) in protest against the murder of a Gram Panchayat pradhan belonging to the Marxist party.

No bandh will be allowed in Bengal: Mamata

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.

Bandh over Cauvery issue cripples normal life in Bengaluru, other parts
Bandh over Cauvery issue cripples normal life in Bengaluru, other parts

A 12-hour dawn-to-dusk shutdown was underway across Karnataka on Saturday in support of building a reservoir dam across Cauvery river at Mekedatu for hydro-power and drinking water supply in the old Mysore region.

Manipur ignores bandh call

Life remained unaffected despite a 48-hour bandh call by the All Manipur Minorities Students' Union (AMMSU) in Manipur from midnight Thursday night.

12-hour bandh in Mizoram

A 12-hour state-wide bandh has been called by opposition Mizo National Front (MNF) on Wednesday to protest against hike in price of rice sold through the PDS and increase in different taxes.

Bandh in Maharashtra to condemn Pansare's murder
Bandh in Maharashtra to condemn Pansare's murder

A bandh is being observed in Maharashtra on Sunday, following a call from the Left parties, to protest the cold-blooded murder of veteran CPI leader Govind Pansare.

Army slams Nashik police over serial 'bandhs'; seeks probe

Saying that Army's image stands tarnished due to malafide actions of Nashik police, a senior army official has written to the Director General of Police, Maharashtra seeking investigations into the alleged involvement of cops in serial 'bandhs' (shutdown).

BJP-called shutdown in Kerala cripples normal life

A state-wide dawn-to-dusk shutdown in Kerala called by the BJP Tuesday demanding the resignation of the state finance minister left most of the roads deserted and shopping and commercial establishments shut.

Bandh hits life in Dooars area in West Bengal

 A 12-hour bandh, called by ABVP, disrupted life in the Dooars area of the district on Saturday.

48-hour bandh paralyses life in Assam's Dima Hasao

Normal life was paralysed in Assam's Dima Hasao district in the wake of a 48-hour bandh beginning on Friday.

Bandh affects normal life in North Dinajpur

Normal life was partially disrupted following a 12-hour bandh called by the Akhil Bhartiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP)in North Dinajpur district on Friday.

Lukewarm response to 'Punjab bandh'

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.