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Maharashtra bandh

Maharashtra bandh: Bus services affected, shops closed in Mumbai, neighbouring areas

There was heavy police deployment across the state capital in the wake of the bandh

11 Oct 2021 11:02 AM

Govt employees call off strike on third day

The union members resumed work after the strike’s withdrawal.

10 Aug 2018 2:03 AM

Marathas bring Maharashtra to a halt over quota yet again

DC office gate, buses damaged n Internet services suspended.

10 Aug 2018 1:49 AM

City and suburban schools refuse to remain closed

Almost all major private and trust-run schools in Mumbai were open.

10 Aug 2018 1:19 AM

Vegetable shops stay shut to show solidarity with stir

Various civic markets in Dadar, Mulund and Kurla among others were shut on Thursday, while some individual vendors were seen later.

10 Aug 2018 1:15 AM


Maratha protesters shut down Maharashtra yet again

In Aurangabad, the police had to resort to firing in the air to control the mob.

10 Aug 2018 1:04 AM

Maharashtra bandh: Maratha agitators disrupt traffic, security upped in state

Govt has deployed 6 RAF companies, one each of CISF and SRPF at sensitive locations.

09 Aug 2018 9:25 AM

Railways, BEST to tread with caution

The Brihanmumbai Electrical Supply and Transport undertaking (BEST) will operate its buses with mesh as a precautionary measure.

09 Aug 2018 1:42 AM

Maratha Kranti Morcha divided over state bandh

Local outfits in Thane, Navi Mumbai withdraw from stir.

09 Aug 2018 1:37 AM

Maratha quota stir: Maratha groups call for Maharashtra bandh tomorrow

Sakal Maratha Samaj, an umbrella body of Maratha groups, said a 'bandh' would be observed across Maharashtra, except Navi Mumbai.

08 Aug 2018 7:23 PM


BJP must take 'credit' for violence: Shiv Sena on Maratha protests

The BJP usually leads in taking credit (for its various policies), and it should do the same for the bandh and violence, Shiv Sena said.

26 Jul 2018 5:29 PM

No impact on key services

They have decided to shut down all markets on Wednesday, excluding the vegetables and fruits market.

25 Jul 2018 1:36 AM

Marathas bring bandh to Mumbai today

Policeman dies in line of duty, 9 cops hurt; 2 protesters attempt suicide.

25 Jul 2018 1:35 AM

Maratha outfits call for state bandh in Maharashtra after protestor kills self

On Monday, a 27-year-old protester, Kakasaheb Shinde, jumped off a bridge over Godavari River in Aurangabad.

24 Jul 2018 10:39 AM

Bhima-Koregaon violence: 43 arrested so far over caste clashes

On Jan 1, a youth was killed in a clash between 2 groups during an event to mark 200 yrs of Bhima-Koregaon battle that took place near Pune.

10 Jan 2018 11:44 AM


Navi Mumbai cops book shop owners under Atrocities Act

The police had earlier registered 25 cases against the protesters.

08 Jan 2018 12:56 AM

Western Railway gives feedback to Western Railway over AC train

However, there was a delay in delivery of Bombardier, but the entire lot of 72 trains were delivered within 10 months.

07 Jan 2018 3:10 AM

Communal politics may create 'many Hafiz Saeeds' among Hindus: Dalit leader

Prakash Ambedkar says that the new order, in the name of religion, that is coming into existence is like Hitler-shahi (Hitler's rule).

06 Jan 2018 10:53 AM

Jignesh Mewani tries to create his mark in maha state politics

This is especially so, considering he has the support of RPI leader Prakash Ambedkar in the state.

05 Jan 2018 2:34 AM

Judicial committee to be given criminal proceedings power

Ambedkar had said that a judicial commission has no powers to punish and prosecute, hence it needed criminal proceeding powers.

05 Jan 2018 2:07 AM