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Bharat Bandh: Day-long strike evokes lukewarm response, here's what all was affected

The traders' body, however, claimed that shopkeepers supported its nationwide business shutdown call to protest against issues related to the Goods and Services Tax (GST) and "unethical business practices of foreign e-commerce companies". Various markets in the national capital were open on Friday during the Bandh with many saying that despite supporting the cause, they did not want to suffer another day of losses. 

Feb 26, 2021, 20:02 PM IST

Governments should support MSMEs, says EAM Jaishankar

Speaking at the Asia Economic Dialogue 2021, Jaishankar said, "People expect today the government to bat for them. It is not just the business of Indian diplomacy to do business, it is the business of the government to support businesses." 

Feb 26, 2021, 16:05 PM IST

Live: Congress MP Shashi Tharoor steps out to protest fuel price hike

"On this Saturday and Sunday (27th and 28th Feb), the Co-Win digital platform will be transitioning from Co-Win1.0 to Co-Win 2.0. In view of this, COVID-19 Vaccination sessions will not be scheduled during these two days,'' the Union Health Ministry said.

Feb 26, 2021, 07:36 AM IST

Bharat Bandh today: All commercial establishments to remain closed, over 8 crore traders to protest against GST, fuel price hike

Nearly 40, 000 trade associations, which represent eight crore traders of the country, have extended support to the Bharat Bandh call given by the CAIT. The CAIT said in a release that the traders will stage dharnas (protests) at as many as 1,500 places across the nation on February 26, demanding the Centre, state governments and the GST Council to keep in abeyance the "draconian" provisions of GST.

Feb 26, 2021, 07:16 AM IST

Bharat Bandh today: Check what will remain closed as traders announce a day-long strike on Friday

In a statement, CAIT the umbrella body which has called for the Bharat Bandh said that over 8 crore traders belonging to more than 40,000 trade associations across the country will observe the `Bharat Vyapar Bandh` to protest against some of the "draconian, arbitrary and critical" amendments made recently in GST rules. The CAIT has announced that all commercial markets across the country will remain closed on February 26.  

Feb 25, 2021, 19:08 PM IST

Bharat Bandh today: Limited impact seen, Delhi markets function as usual

Business activities in Delhi's wholesale and retail markets are running as usual though agitating farmers have drawn support from various quarters including Transporters, Trade Unions, workers' and students' groups.

Dec 08, 2020, 14:15 PM IST

Bharat Bandh today: Major markets in Delhi remain open, situation normal in Noida, Jammu too

 Farmer leaders said their strike will remain peaceful and that no shops and establishments will be forcibly closed on account of the Bandh.

Dec 08, 2020, 13:24 PM IST

Bharat Bandh today: Are bank unions participating in the bandh? Know here

The farmer leaders have however said that no one should be forced to join the shutdown.

Dec 08, 2020, 12:02 PM IST

Bharat Bandh causes Rs 32,000 crore loss to economy: Details here

Agitating farmer unions have called for a nationwide strike on Tuesday to press for repeal of the union government's agri laws that is likely to have an impact in major parts of the country.

Dec 08, 2020, 10:53 AM IST

Bharat Bandh today: Here's why the strike will begin at 11 AM across India

It is expected that (various services including transport, banking are expected to be hit today due to Bharat Bandh. 

Dec 08, 2020, 09:25 AM IST

Bharat Bandh today: Roads to avoid, Delhi, Haryana police issue traffic advisories

Haryana Police and Delhi Police issued separate travel advisory stating that commuters would face traffic blockages on various routes today due to Bharat Bandh.

Dec 08, 2020, 08:03 AM IST

Govt not ready to take back agriculture laws, says farmer leader after meeting Amit Shah

Stay tuned to the live blog of Zee News to get latest updates related to Bharat bandh.

Dec 08, 2020, 07:48 AM IST

Bharat Bandh today: What will remain open and what will be closed - Check details here

Many trader unions, transport unions and lawyer unions have also extended their support to the Bharat Bandh called by the farmers' unions.

Dec 08, 2020, 06:56 AM IST

Bharat Bandh today: Complete shutdown in these states? Check what will be affected and what will remain open

Bharat Bandh: The Centre has issued an advisory directing all the states and Union Territories to tighten security and ensure peace is maintained.

Dec 08, 2020, 00:46 AM IST

DNA: What will be closed during 'Bharat Bandh'?

India is closed due to the farmers' agitation tomorrow. In this section of DNA, we will know how much damage you will get from ‘Bharat Bandh’?

Dec 07, 2020, 23:00 PM IST

DNA: Can India be closed in today's digital age?

Today is the 12th day of the farmers’ movement, where the Bharat Bandh has been announced tomorrow. In this part of the DNA, we will analyse whether a country can be closed down in the digital age?

Dec 07, 2020, 22:18 PM IST

Taal Thok Ke: Opposing the law only to oppose PM Modi?

Taal Thok Ke: This is a special segment of Taal Thok Ke in which we bring you a panel discussion on concurrent issues. In today's episode of 'Taal Thok Ke' we will discuss- Is opposition to the farm law only to oppose PM Modi?

Dec 07, 2020, 18:40 PM IST

Farmers Protest: What will happen in Bharat Bandh?

India is closed tomorrow due to farmers’ agitation, watch the video to know what will happen during ‘Bharat Bandh’.

Dec 07, 2020, 17:16 PM IST

News 100: Watch top news stories of today, 5th March, 2019

This segment of Zee News brings top news stories of the day. Watch this video to know the latest news stories of today.

Mar 05, 2019, 14:22 PM IST