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Watch Debate: Will the BJP's 'black day' stop 'violence' in West Bengal?

BJP national secretary Rahul Sinha on Sunday said that his party will be observing a "black day" in West Bengal on Monday in the wake of the killings of BJP workers. Will the BJP's 'black day' stop 'violence' in West Bengal? Watch this debate to know more.

Jun 10, 2019, 12:16 PM IST

Nationwide bandh to continue today; mixed response in first 24 hours

The strike has been called by ten major trade unions. 

Jan 08, 2019, 23:18 PM IST

Citizenship Bill's passage in LS marked by 'bandh' in Assam, other NE states

There were attempts to attack BJP offices in Dibrugarh, Lakhimpur and Golaghat, but those were foiled by the security forces.

Jan 08, 2019, 21:16 PM IST

Sporadic violence during BJP's 12-hour Bandh in West Bengal, 1600 people arrested

Scattered incidents of violence, including torching of buses and clashes, occurred and 1,600 people were arrested during the 12-hour bandh. 

Sep 26, 2018, 21:05 PM IST

Massive clashes between students & police in West Bengal leaves two dead, BJP observes bandh

The students were agitating over the demand for recruitment of teachers for subjects like English, Bengali, History and Science after two teachers were appointed to teach Urdu.

Sep 21, 2018, 16:24 PM IST

After 10-day long agitation, farmers to hold Bharat Bandh on June 10

As a mark of protest, the farmers also stopped the supply of farm products such as vegetables, grains and milk to cities across the country for 10 days since June 1.

Jun 10, 2018, 00:34 AM IST

Live updates: Shops shut, road and rail traffic affected in protests across Tamil Nadu over Cauvery issue

The dawn-to-dusk bandh has received the backing of a wide range of groups.

Apr 05, 2018, 08:00 AM IST

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

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

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

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