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Highway blockade hits normal life in Assam


December 3rd, 2007 - 3:44 pm ICT by admin
Guwahati, Dec. 3 (ANI): Normal life has been partially affected in several districts of Assam after the All Adivasi Students Association of Assam (AASAA) launched an eight-hour highway blockade programme today. According to ... Read more...

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Maoists blow up rail track in Bihar, traffic restored


December 2nd, 2007 - 2:09 pm ICT by admin
Chapra, Dec2 (ANI): The rail traffic that was disrupted after the Communist Party of India (Maoists) rebels today blew up a railway track at Rajapatti station in Bihar's Saran district has been ... Read more...

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Jharkhand Disham Party calls for 12-hr shutdown in West Bengal on Friday


November 29th, 2007 - 5:51 pm ICT by admin
Kolkata, Nov 29 (ANI): The Jharkhand Disham Party (JDP) has called for a 12-hour shutdown in West Bengal on Friday in protest against atrocities on Adivasis in Guwahati. This was announced by ... Read more...

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Ranchi hit hard by an all-party shutdown against Guwahati blast


November 26th, 2007 - 6:53 pm ICT by admin
Ranchi, Nov 26 (ANI): A twelve-hour shutdown called by major political parties brought normal life to a standstill in Ranchi on Monday. Political parties and pro-tribal organisations are protesting against the killing ... Read more...

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Assam shutdown turns violent


November 26th, 2007 - 3:31 pm ICT by admin
Guwahati, Nov 26 (ANI): Tribal activists allegedly killed a teenager and set ablaze a vehicle early on Monday as the 36-hour Assam shutdown called by the All Adivasi Students Association of Assam ... Read more...

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All Adivasi Students Association calls for Assam shutdown


November 26th, 2007 - 12:11 pm ICT by admin
Guwahati, Nov 27 (ANI): The All Adivasi Students Association of Assam (AASAA) has called for a 36-hour Assam shutdown today in protest against the attack on tribals demonstrators during a rally here ... Read more...

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Situation in violence-hit Guwahati under control


November 25th, 2007 - 1:12 pm ICT by admin
Guwahati, Nov 25 (ANI): A day after a protest march by tribal students turned violent in Guwahati leading to clamping of curfew there, the city is slowly returning to normalcy with no ... Read more...

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Indefinite shutdown cripples Darjeeling


November 24th, 2007 - 9:39 pm ICT by admin
Darjeeling (WB), Nov 24 (ANI): Indefinite shutdown called by Gorkha National Liberation Front (GNLF) to protest against the Friday's attack on one of its leaders, crippled the normal life in Darjeeling Hills ... Read more...

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UP blasts: In all, sketches of four suspects released


November 24th, 2007 - 8:44 pm ICT by admin
Lucknow, Nov 24 (ANI): The Uttar Pradesh police has released sketches of four suspects in connection with the Fridays multiple blasts in Varanasi, Faizabad and Lucknow. The Deputy Inspector General (DIG) P P ... Read more...

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Darjeeling Hills at peace after ethnic clashes


November 24th, 2007 - 12:42 pm ICT by admin
Darjeeling , Nov 24 (ANI): The situation is peaceful in the Darjeeling Hills after a leader of an ethnic group fighting for a separate homeland was attacked by a rival faction.There is ... Read more...

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BJP, VHP call for shutdown in Uttar Pradesh


November 24th, 2007 - 12:04 pm ICT by admin
Lucknow , Nov 24 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) have called for a state-wide shutdown today in protest against the simultaneous bomb blasts in court premises ... Read more...

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ABVP activists force colleges shut down in Indore


November 23rd, 2007 - 10:36 pm ICT by admin
Indore, Nov 23 (ANI): The BJP-affiliated Akhil Bharthiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) staged a protest in Indore on Friday to retaliate against the rustication of 40 students by Devi Ahilya University authorities.These students ... Read more...

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Shutdown by ethnic Gorkhas haunts Darjeeling Hills again


November 23rd, 2007 - 1:16 pm ICT by admin
Darjeeling, Nov 23 (ANI): A four-day shutdown has begun in the Darjeeling Hills over rival claims for a separate homeland for 'Gorkhas'. Schools, shops and offices remained closed while public transport was crippled. ... Read more...

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Shutdown by Maoists paralyses life in Jharkhand, parts of West Bengal and Bihar


November 19th, 2007 - 6:04 pm ICT by admin
Ranchi/Kolkata, Nov 19 (ANI): Forty-eight-hour long shutdown call by the Maoists against the violent take over of Nandigram by CPI (M) cadres has affected the rail and road traffic in the three ... Read more...

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Maoists blow up rail track in West Bengal


November 19th, 2007 - 5:34 pm ICT by admin
Kolkata, Nov 19 (ANI): A rail track in Sainthia-Andal section of Eastern Railways near Suri in West Bengal was blown up by Maoists on Monday, the first day of the two-day long ... Read more...

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CPI (Maoist) calls for 48-hr shutdown in Bihar, West Bengal and Jharkhand


November 19th, 2007 - 11:47 am ICT by admin
Patna/Kolkata/Ranchi, Nov 19 (ANI): The banned CPI (Maoist) is observing a 48-hour shutdown in Bihar, West Bengal and Jharkhand today to protest against the violence in Nandigram. All police stations across Bihar ... Read more...

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Nandigram peaceful a day after shutdown


November 14th, 2007 - 10:37 am ICT by admin
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Shutdown affects normal life in West Bengal (Lead: WB shutdown(lead:W.Bengal shutdown )


November 14th, 2007 - 10:31 am ICT by admin
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Shutdown affects normal life in West Bengal


November 14th, 2007 - 10:30 am ICT by admin
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Businessman murder: Shutdown affects normal life in Jamshedpur


November 14th, 2007 - 8:21 am ICT by admin
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BJP calls for shutdown of Jamshedpur today


November 14th, 2007 - 8:19 am ICT by admin
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Bihar shutdown successful, says Rabri Devi (lead: Bihar shutdown


November 14th, 2007 - 8:18 am ICT by admin
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Shutdown affects normal life in Bihar


November 14th, 2007 - 8:17 am ICT by admin
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RJD calls for 12-hour Bihar shutdown today


November 14th, 2007 - 8:16 am ICT by admin
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Shutdown reflects feelings of Keralites: BJP (Lead: Kerala shutdown)


November 14th, 2007 - 8:15 am ICT by admin
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BJP-sponsored shutdown affects normal life in Kerala


November 14th, 2007 - 8:12 am ICT by admin
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Shutdown affects normal life in West Bengal (Lead: West Bengal shutdown)


November 14th, 2007 - 8:09 am ICT by admin
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Shutdown affects normal life in West Bengal


November 14th, 2007 - 8:08 am ICT by admin
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SUCI’s West Bengal shutdown call against PDS corruption falls flat


November 14th, 2007 - 8:07 am ICT by admin
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Supreme Court issues contempt notice to Karunanidhi over Oct. 1 ’shutdown’


November 14th, 2007 - 3:01 am ICT by admin
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Jharkhand shuts down to protest against Naxals


November 14th, 2007 - 2:59 am ICT by admin
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Three killed, several injured in Nandigram violence(Update-Nandigram)


November 14th, 2007 - 2:58 am ICT by admin
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1 killed in Nandigram violence


November 14th, 2007 - 2:57 am ICT by admin
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Separatists protest against army presence in Kashmir


November 14th, 2007 - 2:57 am ICT by admin
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