Karnataka bandh

Pro-Kannada outfits receive tepid response to call for Karnataka bandh

As no holiday was declared officially, schools and colleges opened and bus operations were normal in cities and towns across the state.

Feb 13, 2020, 23:24 PM IST

Karnataka bandh: CM meets pro-Kannada activists, urges them to call off their stir

The Karnataka bandh, which began from 6 am till 6 pm, is likely to impact life in Bengaluru as well as in other parts of the state. Interestingly, Ola and Uber drivers have also extended support to the bandh. 

Feb 13, 2020, 06:59 AM IST

Karnataka bandh: Bangalore University postpones all PG exams scheduled for Thursday

The normal life in Karnataka may be disrupted partially on Thursday as a 'bandh' was called by some Kannada outfits demanding implementation of an over three-decades-old report of a committee on providing more jobs for Kannadiga youths in the government and the private sectors.

Feb 12, 2020, 23:29 PM IST

Pro-Kannada outfits call for Karnataka bandh on February 13 over reservation in jobs

The Karnataka bandh, which will begin from 6 am to 6 pm, is likely to impact life in Bengaluru as well as in other parts of the state.

Feb 12, 2020, 11:44 AM IST

Bharat bandh: State transport, banking services expected to be hit in Bengaluru, other parts of Karnataka

With state transport buses likely to stay off the roads, commuters, office goers in Bengaluru and other parts of Karnataka may face the brunt.

Jan 08, 2019, 07:58 AM IST

Bharat Bandh: Buses, autos to stay off roads in Bengaluru, key services to be hit across Karnataka

KSRTC and BMTC buses and private autorickshaws will not ply on Tuesday.

Jan 08, 2019, 07:01 AM IST

Bharat bandh: Strike by trade unions may affect normal life in parts of Karnataka

However, the metro service in Bengaluru, as also auto and taxi service, are likely to function as usual.

Jan 07, 2019, 23:53 PM IST

Trade unions on 48-hour 'Bharat Bandh', key services likely to take big hit

The decision to organise a two-day general strike from January 8 was taken in the National Convention of Workers held on September 28, 2018.

Jan 07, 2019, 18:55 PM IST

Trade Unions' strike from Jan 8-9: Buses, autos to stay off roads in Bengaluru, banking services to be hit

The two-day strike has been called by ten major trade unions in protest against the Centre's alleged anti-labour policies.

Jan 07, 2019, 09:37 AM IST

Bharat Bandh in Karnataka: Streets deserted in Bengaluru, shops attacked in Mangalore

In Mangaluru, incidents of stone pelting at hotels and shops, which remained open, were reported.

Sep 10, 2018, 12:15 PM IST

Karnataka bandh: Transport corporations call for strike on Tuesday

Transport corporations across Karnataka have given a call for state-wide strike call on August 7. They have, however, called off the agitation slated in Bengaluru. They have called for protest against Motor Vehicle (Amendment) Bill 2017.

Aug 06, 2018, 23:32 PM IST

Parties divided over North Karnataka Bandh call across 13 districts on Thursday

The bandh over the alleged neglect of North Karnataka region.

Aug 02, 2018, 08:04 AM IST

Uttara Karnataka Horata Samiti calls for bandh on August 2 over demand for separate state for North Karnataka

The Samiti had warned the government of protests if it failed to protect the interests of the North Karnataka region.

Jul 25, 2018, 17:50 PM IST

BJP calls for state-wide bandh in Karnataka, Kumaraswamy says ‘don’t need politics of agitation’

The Bharatiya Janata Party had urged common people, traders and farmers to join the bandh call.

May 28, 2018, 10:33 AM IST

BJP calls for state-wide Karnataka bandh, except Bengaluru, on Monday

On Friday, the saffron party had threatened to hold a state-wide bandh on May 28, if Karnataka Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy fails to waive off farmers loans by then.

May 27, 2018, 22:59 PM IST

Amid Karnataka bandh, Amit Shah flags off BJP's 'parivartan yatra'; hits out at Siddaramaiah govt

Gearing up for Assembly elections in Karnataka, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Thursday flagged off a 'Parivartan Yatra' in Mysuru. Targetting the ruling government in the state, BJP President Amit Shah said the initiative is being taken "not only to change the government but also to bring change in the lives of youth and to give security to the women of Karnataka.

Jan 25, 2018, 17:50 PM IST

Karnataka bandh: Protest in Attibelle against Centre's 'apathy' towards Mahadayi River water dispute

Protest was held in Attibelle during state-wide bandh in Karnataka against the "Centre`s apathy" towards the Mahadayi River water dispute.

Jan 25, 2018, 12:33 PM IST

Karnataka bandh: Goa suspends bus services over bandh on Mahadayi River water dispute

The Goa government-run Kadamba Transport Corporation Limited (KTCL) has suspended its bus services to Karnataka today owing to the bandh called in the neighbouring state over the Mahadayi River water dispute.

Jan 25, 2018, 12:16 PM IST

News at a glance: January 25, 2018

Here is what is making headlines today

Jan 25, 2018, 09:59 AM IST

Karnataka bandh: India's tech hub comes to a halt during protest over sharing of Mahadayi river water

The bandh has severely impacted daily life. 

Jan 25, 2018, 09:32 AM IST