Mar 26, 2021 01:59 PM IST
The "Bharat Bandh" called by the farmer unions began at 6 am.
- Mar 26, 2021 08:49 AM IST
In a notification, the Odisha government said that schools, colleges, universities and technical institutions will be closed on Friday in view of the bandh.
- Mar 26, 2021 07:35 AM IST
Bharat Bandh Highlights: According to the Samkyukta Kisan Morcha, the nationwide shutdown will be in force till 6 pm today.
- Mar 25, 2021 01:20 PM IST
Bharat Bandh on March 26: Farmers’ union leaders are hoping that all road and rail transport, markets and other public places will remain closed across the country between 6 am and 6 pm.
- Mar 24, 2021 10:32 PM IST
The SKM has called for a Bharat Bandh on Friday. On March 26, from 6 am to 6 pm, all road and rail transport, markets and other public places will be closed across the country, it said.
- Mar 21, 2021 09:13 PM IST
The parliamentary panel, which also has members from opposition parties, including the Congress, TMC and the AAP, asked the government to implement in "letter and spirit" the ECAA. These parties have been demanding repeal of all three farm laws enacted by the Centre recently.
- Mar 10, 2021 08:47 PM IST
"We will observe a complete Bharat bandh on March 26, when our protest against the three farm laws completes four months. The peaceful bandh will remain effective from morning till evening," farmer leader Buta Singh Burjgill said.
- Mar 01, 2021 03:06 PM IST
Reported industrial unrest incidents among larger firms have been declining thanks to low success in achieving outcomes and reduced negotiating power by workforce or trade associations.
- Feb 26, 2021 08:03 AM IST
Bharat Bandh today: Around 40,000 trade associations are backing the one-day strike. However, essential and banking services are unlikely to be affected
- Feb 25, 2021 11:27 AM IST
Here is all you need to know about the Bharat Bandh called by CAIT on February 26
- Dec 09, 2020 11:51 AM IST
After Home Minister Amit Shah’s intervention, the Centre will now present a draft proposal of key amendments in the contentious laws to the farmers before proceeding for another round of talks.
- Dec 08, 2020 11:59 PM IST
The farmers' union leader said the Union government is not ready to take back the farm laws.
- Dec 08, 2020 10:39 PM IST
Agricultural scientist Dr Varinderpal Singh, who refused to accept the prestigious Golden Jubilee Award as well as Gold Medal for the Best Work done in Field of Plant Nutrition, wrote in his letter to Prime Minsiter Narendra Modi that certain sections of the media were 'labelling our annadata (food providers) as terrorists'
- Dec 08, 2020 09:54 PM IST
Emergency services were exempted and banks, too, continued operations as the pan-India shutdown rolled out peacefully with its impact felt in Punjab, Haryana, and Delhi - the epicentre of the snowballing protests - as well as in states such as Odisha, Maharashtra, and Bihar.
- Dec 08, 2020 09:04 PM IST
The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) earlier in the day alleged that the Delhi Police had put the chief minister under house arrest after he met protesting farmers at the Singhu border, a claim denied by the city police.
- Dec 08, 2020 07:52 PM IST
Senior Congress leader and former Haryana chief minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda said agriculture reforms should be discussed afresh in Parliament and new laws enacted after consulting all stakeholders.
- Dec 08, 2020 07:40 PM IST
A group of farmer leaders will meet Amit Shah on Tuesday evening, a day before their sixth round of talks with Union ministers slated for Wednesday.
- Dec 08, 2020 03:53 PM IST
Police were deployed in large numbers across the state to ensure that the movement of essential goods and services remained unhindered.
- Dec 08, 2020 03:42 PM IST
Farmers in Wadigodri village did not sell their milk or supply it to dairies in the market, but instead chose to give away the commodity for free to children and women in the area, said Suresh Kale, the district president of Swabhimani Shetkari Sanghatana.
- Dec 08, 2020 02:00 PM IST
Rahul Gandhi and the Congress party are supporting the farmers' agitation and they have demanded a repeal of the three farm laws.
- Dec 08, 2020 11:36 AM IST
Arvind Kejriwal had visited the Singhu border on Monday and reviewed facilities for farmers protesting against the agri marketing laws.
- Dec 08, 2020 07:47 AM IST
The nationwide strike begins at 11 am and ends at 3 pm. It has gathered widespread support from the opposition parties, trade unions, auto and taxi unions.
- Dec 08, 2020 07:33 AM IST
More than 15 political parties and 40 unions across states have supported the Bharat Bandh call in support of farmer protests on December 8.
- Dec 08, 2020 07:28 AM IST
Bharat Bandh highlights: Farmers' protest against the Centre's new farm laws has entered the 13th day. Farmer unions have called for a Bharat Bandh today to press for repeal of the farm laws.
- Dec 07, 2020 09:35 PM IST
Air India has urged its passengers to keep sufficient time in hand for their journey to the Airport citing Bharat Bandh. Private airliners IndiGo and SpiceJet have also issued similar advisories for the travellers.