India News | Reported by Manish Kumar (With inputs from PTI) | Sunday February 23, 2014
The Centre's announcement of special status to Seemandhra - the region of Andhra Pradesh that will form the residuary state once Telangana is carved out - has evoked sharp reactions cutting across party lines in Bihar.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday February 19, 2014
Normal life in Rayalaseema and coastal regions of Andhra Pradesh came to a halt on Wednesday on a shutdown call by YSR Congress party to protest the manner in which the bill for formation of separate Telangana state was passed in Lok Sabha.
South | Press Trust of India | Friday February 14, 2014
Normal life remained paralysed for the second consecutive day in the 13 districts of the Coastal Andhra and Rayalaseema regions of the state following the bandh call by APNGOs and YSR Congress against the tabling of the Telangana Bill in Lok Sabha.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday February 14, 2014
YSR Congress has called for an Andhra Pradesh shutdown Friday to protest the manner in which the Telangana bill was tabled in Parliament. YSR Congress gave the call to protest what it calls the mockery of democracy. It also decided to muster support of all opposition parties to stall the bill.
South | Press Trust of India | Saturday December 7, 2013
The two-day bandh call given by the pro-united Andhra Pradesh groups in Seemandhra evoked a partial response on the second day in Visakhapatnam city.
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday October 3, 2013
The supporters of united Andhra Pradesh today called a 48-hour bandh from tomorow in Seemandhra regions in the backdrop of the Union Cabinet's approval for formation of separate Telangana state.
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 24, 2013
Educational institutions and commercial establishments remained shut today in the Visakhapatnam district in response to the bandh call given by various Joint Action Committees (JAC) groups protesting against the decision to bifurcate Andhra Pradesh.
South | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Saturday June 15, 2013
Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Kiran Kumar Reddy's handling of the "chalo assembly" call given by pro-Telangana groups on Friday earned him a pat on the back from Union ministers Sushil Kumar Shinde and Ghulam Nabi Azad. A bandh, called by Telangana Rashtra Samiti or TRS, to protest against the arrest of hundreds of its party workers during the "cha...
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Saturday June 15, 2013
The Telangana bandh call given by the Telangana Rashtra Samithi or TRS has received a mixed response in the region. The TRS has called the shutdown to protest against the arrest of hundreds of its party workers during the "chalo assembly" march yesterday.
South | Press Trust of India | Monday February 18, 2013
The Auto Unions Joint Action Committee (JAC) has given a 48-hour bandh call in twin cities of Hyderabad and Secunderabad from February 19 midnight to press for their demands.
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday May 16, 2012
As a part of their nation-wide bandh, Maoists cut-off trees and placed them on a road leading to the temple town of Bhadrachalam in Khammam district of Andhra Pradesh. A nation-wide bandh call was given by the banned outfit CPI (Maoists) against Operation Green Hunt and the proposed National Counter Terrorism Centre (NCTC).
Hyderabad News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday January 30, 2012
A day-long shutdown began in Andhra Pradesh on Monday on a call given by Dalit groups to protest the recent desecration of statues of B.R. Ambedkar. Schools, colleges, shops and business establishments remained closed in many districts while protestors blocked roads to stop buses of state-owned Andhra Pradesh State Road Transport Corporation (APSR...
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Sunday January 29, 2012
Leaders of all trade unions here called for a bandh in the Puducherry Union Territory on February 2 to urge the territorial government to order a probe by a High Court judge into the recent death of a union leader due to alleged police action in Yanam, an enclave of Puducherry in Andhra Pradesh
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 4, 2010
Maoists called for a 48-hour 'Bharat bandh' from July 7 to protest against the killing of their senior Politburo member Cherukuri Rajkumar alias Azad at Adilabad in Andhra Pradesh by the police, top Maoist leader Kishenji said on Sunday.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday January 4, 2010
Passengers planning to visit the famous Lord Venkateswara hill shrine at Tirupati in Andhra Pradesh this weekend have been stranded at Chennai Mofussil Bus Terminus since yesterday as 30 bus services were suspended due to the bandh call given by some outfits for a united state.