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Gujarat riots: Supreme Court asks trial court to decide case in 4 months

Gujarat riots: Supreme Court asks trial court to decide case in 4 months

Eleven persons belonging to the minority community were killed at Naroda Gam in 2002 riots during a bandh called to protest the Godhra train burning incident.

Aug 25, 2017, 17:59 PM IST

Police arrests three naxalites from Aurangabad

These naxalites have been indulging in various naxal activities, Kamlesh Singh Bhokta had been in jail for his involvement in naxal activities but at present he was on bail.

Jul 30, 2017, 16:42 PM IST

Ban on internet in Darjeeling to continue

Pro-Gorkhaland activists took out rallies in Darjeeling on Tuesday during the day but no incident of violence or arson was reported by the police.

 

Jul 25, 2017, 17:12 PM IST

Separatists call for Kashmir 'bandh' over arrests

Separatists in Kashmir have called for a bandh on Tuesday to protest against the arrest of seven persons, including the son-in-law of Syed Ali Shah Geelani, by the National Investigation Agency (NIA) in connection with its terror funding probe.

Jul 24, 2017, 21:10 PM IST

Mamata Banerjee tears into GJM, says ''bandh is illegal''

The angry protestors left one policeman injured and torched a police vehicle as Darjeeling continued to boil under indefinite strike for the sixth day in a row now.

Jun 17, 2017, 16:53 PM IST

JCC to intensify bandh in Nagaland

The Joint Coordination Committee (JCC) has decided to intensify the ongoing bandh for an indefinite period from Monday since Nagaland Chief Minister TR Zeliang refused to step down as demanded.

Feb 11, 2017, 15:11 PM IST

TN bandh: Jayalalithaa orders Cauvery water release from Mettur, DMK protesters detained

Tamil Nadu is observing a dawn-to-dusk bandh supported by Opposition parties on Friday on the Cauvery water sharing row.

Sep 16, 2016, 15:27 PM IST
Cauvery row: Karnataka shuts down, CM Siddaramaiah asks PM Narendra Modi to resolve issue

Cauvery row: Karnataka shuts down, CM Siddaramaiah asks PM Narendra Modi to resolve issue

Mock funerals of Siddaramaiah and his Tamil Nadu counterpart Jayalalithaa were conducted in Bengaluru, Mandya, Davangere and Tumakuru.

Sep 09, 2016, 23:36 PM IST
Karnataka releases Cauvery water to Tamil Nadu, readies to move Supreme Court

Karnataka releases Cauvery water to Tamil Nadu, readies to move Supreme Court

Complying with the Supreme Court direction, the Karnataka government on Wednesday released Cauvery water to Tamil Nadu amid intensifying protests by farmers.

Sep 07, 2016, 17:07 PM IST

Tamil Nadu should stop whining about Cauvery river: Subramanian Swamy

Calling on Tamil Nadu to stop `whining` over the Cauvery river, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy on Wednesday said that the state should instead desalinate sea water for drinking purpose as well as for irrigation.

Sep 07, 2016, 09:01 AM IST
Karnataka releases Cauvery water to Tamil Nadu; farmers continue protest, schools shut

Karnataka releases Cauvery water to Tamil Nadu; farmers continue protest, schools shut

The Supreme Court had on Monday gave Karnataka three days to respond to Tamil Nadu's plea and release 15,000 cusecs of water daily for 10 days from September 7-16.

Sep 07, 2016, 08:58 AM IST

Trade union strike affects Uttarakhand partially

The nationwide strike of central trade unions on Friday showed little impact in the hill state of Uttarakhand as the state employees ignored the strike call.

Sep 02, 2016, 14:00 PM IST
Karnataka bandh: Trade unions' strike hits normal life in Bengaluru, other cities

Karnataka bandh: Trade unions' strike hits normal life in Bengaluru, other cities

The strike has not affected the working of IT services and biotech firms in Bengaluru, Mysuru, Mangaluru and Hubblali.

Sep 02, 2016, 13:45 PM IST

Mixed response to general strike in West Bengal

Train and flight services were unaffected, vehicles plied on the streets but fewer people ventured out as the general strike called by the central trade unions on Friday evoked a mixed response in West Bengal.

Sep 02, 2016, 13:07 PM IST

Bharat bandh: Mumbai transport unaffected, rural Maharashtra partially hit

It was business as usual for public transport in Mumbai despite one-day nationwide strike call given by central trade unions, while it evoked a mixed response in rural Maharashtra.

Sep 02, 2016, 12:14 PM IST

General strike hits normal life in Bihar

Normal life in Bihar was hit on Friday by the 24-hour nationwide strike major trade unions have called to protest the central government`s anti-labour and economic policies, officials said.

Sep 02, 2016, 12:12 PM IST

Nation-wide shut down cripples life in Tripura

A 12-hour country-wide shutdown called by 10 central trade unions on Friday to protest against the NDA government`s "anti-labour" policies have crippled life in Tripura.

Sep 02, 2016, 11:07 AM IST

18 lakh Uttar Pradesh government employees on strike

Over 18 lakh state government employees in Uttar Pradesh joined the nationwide strike by major trade unions protesting against the central government`s anti-labour and economic policies.

Sep 02, 2016, 11:06 AM IST

Strike fails to affect normal life in Tamil Nadu

Normal life was largely not affected in Tamil Nadu owing to the nationwide strike by major trade unions protesting against the central government`s anti-labour and economic policies.

Sep 02, 2016, 10:41 AM IST