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Bharat Bandh: Issue of platform tickets restricted in Chennai division
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Bharat Bandh: Issue of platform tickets restricted in Chennai division

The PRO Chennai Division said that passengers and the general public were requested to co-operate with Railways in upholding the safety of rail users and Railway property

Congress stages sit-in protest at Jantar Mantar, to meet President to demand Agnipath scheme rollback
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Congress stages sit-in protest at Jantar Mantar, to meet President to demand Agnipath scheme rollback

Congress demands withdrawal of the Agnipath scheme and says that it should first be discussed with youth and in Parliament

491 train services affected amid protests against Agnipath scheme
India

491 train services affected amid protests against Agnipath scheme

As many as 229 mail express and 254 passenger trains stand cancelled, while eight mail express have been partially cancelled

Anand Mahindra 'saddened' by Agnipath protests, says Mahindra Group to recruit trained, capable young Agniveers
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Anand Mahindra 'saddened' by Agnipath protests, says Mahindra Group to recruit trained, capable young Agniveers

Mahindra Chairman Anand Mahindra stressed that the discipline and skills of Agniveers would make them 'eminently employable'. His posts come on the day when several states are gearing up to witness more protests due to a call for a Bharat Bandh

What’s open, what’s closed: All you need to know about Bharat Bandh against Agnipath scheme
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What’s open, what’s closed: All you need to know about Bharat Bandh against Agnipath scheme

States are on high alert and have mobilised security personnel to ensure that no untoward incident takes place as several organisations have called for a nationwide bandh over the short-term contractual recruitment programme Agnipath

Several states take measures ahead of possible Bharat bandh tomorrow
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Several states take measures ahead of possible Bharat bandh tomorrow

Haryana, Jharkhand, Punjab and Kerala have issued guidelines and tightened security to prevent law and order issues on Monday

Explained: Why there’s a call for a Bharat Bandh today?
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Explained: Why there’s a call for a Bharat Bandh today?

The All India Backward and Minority Communities Employees Federation and affiliated groups have called for a nationwide strike today to protest against the Centre for not conducting a caste-based census and over the issue of reservation for SC/ST/OBCs in the private sector

Bharat Bandh Day 2: Unions continue to protest; banking, public transport hit
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Bharat Bandh Day 2: Unions continue to protest; banking, public transport hit

A joint forum of central trade unions is protesting against the government policies affecting workers, farmers, and people.

Day 1 of Bharat Bandh: Strike hits banking operations, public transport services in several states
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Day 1 of Bharat Bandh: Strike hits banking operations, public transport services in several states

The Confederation of All India Traders, however, has said the strike has been a ‘total flop’ in the informal sector. It also claimed there was no impact visible even in various industrial areas

Bharat Bandh: Public transport services impacted in Haryana as roadways employees join nationwide strike
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Bharat Bandh: Public transport services impacted in Haryana as roadways employees join nationwide strike

Commuters had to face a tough time as the bus services remained suspended at several depots of Haryana Roadways

Two-day Bharat bandh starts today: Here's your guide to what's open and what's not
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Two-day Bharat bandh starts today: Here's your guide to what's open and what's not

The strike notices have been given by workers' unions in the sectors such as coal, steel, oil, telecom, postal, income tax, copper, banks and insurance, among others

Bharat Bandh's partial success in Punjab raises questions on SFJ's role in fuelling farm unrest
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Bharat Bandh's partial success in Punjab raises questions on SFJ's role in fuelling farm unrest

As thousands of farmers from Punjab, Haryana and Uttar Pradesh were rallying at Delhi’s three interstate border points, SFJ was trying to fish in troubled waters by announcing $1 million in aid for farmers who suffered injuries or damage to property

Bharat Bandh: Roads blocked across Haryana, Uttar Pradesh and Delhi as farmers stage protest
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Bharat Bandh: Roads blocked across Haryana, Uttar Pradesh and Delhi as farmers stage protest

Several trains were cancelled, highways and key roads blocked and many thousands stranded for hours on Monday as a nationwide 10-hour shutdown (Bharat Bandh) against the Centre’s three agriculture laws disrupted lives across parts of India, particularly in the north.

Bharat Bandh: Nationwide shutdown against farm laws disrupts civic life in pockets; unprecented response, claims SKM
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Bharat Bandh: Nationwide shutdown against farm laws disrupts civic life in pockets; unprecented response, claims SKM

Protesters blocked highways and arterial roads and squatted on tracks in several places from morning as the shutdown called by the Samyukta Kisan Morcha, an umbrella body of 40 farmer unions got underway.

Bharat Bandh Today Updates: Solution to farmers' protest only through dialogue, says Rakesh Tikait
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Bharat Bandh Today Updates: Solution to farmers' protest only through dialogue, says Rakesh Tikait

Bharat Bandh LIVE Updates: The SKM said the bandh was observed peacefully in "more than 23 states" and not a single untoward incident was reported

Bharat Bandh: Traffic hit across Punjab, Haryana, Uttar Pradesh and Delhi as major highways blocked by protesting farmers
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Bharat Bandh: Traffic hit across Punjab, Haryana, Uttar Pradesh and Delhi as major highways blocked by protesting farmers

Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar has appealed to the farmers to leave the agitation and follow the path of dialogue

Bharat Bandh: Protesters block highways, roads in Punjab, Haryana; train services hit at 32 locations
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Bharat Bandh: Protesters block highways, roads in Punjab, Haryana; train services hit at 32 locations

The protest is being observed to mark four months since the farmers agitation first began in November at Delhi's three borders - Singhu, Ghazipur and Tikri

Bharat Bandh: Rail, road transport services likely to be affected today; shops to remain closed
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Bharat Bandh: Rail, road transport services likely to be affected today; shops to remain closed

Samkyukta Kisan Morcha said the nationwide shutdown will be observed for from 6 am to 6 pm. The bandh will mark four months of the farmer protests at Singhu, Ghazipur and Tikri

Bharat Bandh: Farm unions urge citizens to make protest against agri laws successful
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Bharat Bandh: Farm unions urge citizens to make protest against agri laws successful

The strike, in protest against the three contentious farm laws enacted recently, will be observed the entire day tomorrow, from 6 am till 6 pm

Bharat Bandh: Farmer unions call for shutdown on 26 March to mark four months of agri law protests
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Bharat Bandh: Farmer unions call for shutdown on 26 March to mark four months of agri law protests

“Kisan Yatras” will be taken out in Bihar from 11 March and conclude on 18 March on Kisan Kranti Divas and copies of the new agri laws will be burned during ‘Holika Dahan’ on 28 March, farmer leaders added