Thursday, Jul 31, 2014
Bandh to protest sexual offences disrupts life in B'lore

Bandh to protest sexual offences disrupts life in B'lore

Large parts of the city were devoid of the hustle and bustle of a working day, with buses running with fewer passengers.

Bangalore bandh not a protest against Congress govt, says CM Siddaramaiah

Bangalore bandh not a protest against Congress govt, says CM Siddaramaiah

Day long bandh was peaceful and evoked a mixed response with schools and commercial establishments like shops and hotels remaining shut.

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Large parts of the city were devoid of the hustle and bustle of a working day, with buses running with fewer passengers.

After Gadkari's intervention, all three MCDs had started the procession of regularizing these vehicles.

Justice Dutta had earlier ordered registration of FIR and transfer of the case to CID within 72 hours.

A fresh alert of 'very heavy rainfall' in the city during the next 48 hours has been issued by

Mishra aalleges ‘conspiracy’, says would clarify things to Mulayam.

A UPSC aspirant reportedly tried to self immolate at the protest venue near Batra Cinemas in Mukherjee Nagar.

The common people have been hurt the most, Rahul said.

Dey led the charge and his achievement was a huge moment of pride for the entire Bengal sporting fraternity.

ACB had told court it found prima facie substance in allegations against Vijay Kumar Gavit.

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