Andhra Pradesh News | Reported by Rahul Shrivastava, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Thursday August 18, 2016
The Centre has announced a special financial package of Rs 1,976.50 crore for Andhra Pradesh to compensate for losses from the bifurcation of the state when Telangana was carved out of it two years ago. It is seen as a move to deflect pressure to grant special category status for the state.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday July 18, 2016
The Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) will raise the demand for immediate bifurcation of the high court during the monsoon session of Parliament beginning today, the party said.
Telangana News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday July 4, 2016
Ignoring the appeals of Governor ESL Narasimhan and Chief Justice of India TS Thakur, lawyers in Telangana on Monday decided to continue their strike till their demands including bifurcation of the high court were met.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 3, 2016
Chief Justice of India TS Thakur today asked advocates from Telangana to withdraw their ongoing agitation over allotment of judges from Andhra Pradesh in courts of the newly formed state and seeking bifurcation of the High Court in Hyderabad.
Andhra Pradesh News | Press Trust of India | Friday June 3, 2016
Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu today expressed displeasure over Centre not completing the division of government institutions listed under Schedule 9 and 10 of the AP Reorganisation Act, 2014, even two years after the bifurcation of the state.
Telangana News | Press Trust of India | Sunday March 13, 2016
The then Chief Minister of undivided Andhra Pradesh, late YS Rajasekhara Reddy had stalled a move by the UPA government to announce bifurcation of the state in 2008 and predicted Congress' defeat both in Seemandhra and Telangana, said Sanjaya Baru, who had been media advisor to former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh.
Andhra Pradesh News | Press Trust of India | Friday January 8, 2016
The Centre will stick to implementing the assurances provided in the AP Reorganisation Act-2014 with regard to bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh, Union Minister of Law and Justice DV Sadananda Gowda said today.
Telangana News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday October 28, 2015
Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao today called on Home Minister Rajnath Singh in New Delhi and urged him to fulfil the commitments made to the state in the Andhra Pradesh Reorganisation Act and speed up the work to bifurcate the Hyderabad High Court.
Andhra Pradesh News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 2, 2015
YSR Congress president YS Jaganmohan Reddy has announced indefinite fast in Guntur from September 15 to demand fulfilment of the promise of special category status made to Andhra Pradesh during state bifurcation last year.
Andhra Pradesh News | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 30, 2015
The demand for according special category status, other promises made to Andhra Pradesh during its bifurcation, and construction of a new capital city are among the issues that are likely to figure prominently during the monsoon session of Assembly beginning in Hyderabad tomorrow.
Andhra Pradesh News | Press Trust of India | Monday August 24, 2015
Under attack from YSR Congress and other opposition parties on the special status issue, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu would meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi tomorrow in Delhi to press for delivering on the promises made to the state during bifurcation last year.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday August 14, 2015
Amid Opposition attack over non-realisation of the promise of special status to Andhra Pradesh made during bifurcation of the state, Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Thursday said the Centre needs to help the residuary state liberally.
Andhra Pradesh News | Press Trust of India | Monday August 10, 2015
With Opposition parties stepping up attack on him over special category status to Andhra Pradesh, Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu today said he has sought an appointment with Prime Minister Narendra Modi to discuss the issue and other promises made to the state during bifurcation last year.
India News | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Monday June 8, 2015
Andhra Pradesh chief minister Chandrababu Naidu today blamed Congress president Sonia Gandhi for what he called the "bitter dream and humiliation that was the bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh," calling her a "traitor."
Telangana News | Agencies | Wednesday June 3, 2015
Telangana is one today, and week-long festivities to celebrate India's youngest state began with a bang this morning.
Andhra Pradesh News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 2, 2015
Andhra Pradesh government would observe 'Nava Nirmana Deeksha' (vow for reconstruction) today to mark the formation of the new Andhra Pradesh, one year back after bifurcation of undivided Andhra Pradesh.
Telangana News | Press Trust of India | Thursday May 21, 2015
Following the bifurcation of united Andhra Pradesh, the Ministry of External Affairs has decided to realign the jurisdiction of passport offices at Visakhapatnam and Hyderabad.
Telangana News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday March 18, 2015
The Telangana Legislative Assembly today unanimously passed a resolution urging Union government for bifurcation of High Court which is presently common to Andhra Pradesh and Telangana, a day after Centre gave its assurance to this effect in Lok Sabha.
Andhra Pradesh News | Press Trust of India | Saturday March 7, 2015
Andhra Pradesh Governor ESL Narasimhan today noted that new Andhra Pradesh did not get anticipated support from the Centre after bifurcation, thus putting the state in a tight spot over revenue deficit and absence of a level-playing field.
South | Written by Uma Sudhir | Friday September 5, 2014
The suspense is finally over. Employees from the Seemandhra region, who actively participated in trying to stop bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh, are celebrating the announcement of Andhra Pradesh's new capital location around Vijayawada.
South | Press Trust of India | Monday August 18, 2014
The first Budget session of the AP Legislative Assembly post bifurcation will begin at 9 am today
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 16, 2014
The NDA government is committed to fulfill all promises made by the previous UPA dispensation while passing a law in Parliament which led to the bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh and creation of Telangana, Union minister M Venkaiah Naidu said on Friday.
South | Written by Uma Sudhir | Thursday July 31, 2014
Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu had promised the people of Seemandhra that he would build a new capital, a la Singapore, for them, after the bifurcation of the state.
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 13, 2014
The Telangana government has dismissed the suggestions of the Home Ministry to form a joint force comprising police of the new state and residuary Andhra Pradesh to control the law and order in Hyderabad and set up a special cell to deal with hate crimes there.
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 6, 2014
Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu today asked MPs from the state to make collective and coordinated efforts to get the promises made during bifurcation realised.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday June 22, 2014
Andhra Pradesh Governor E.S.L. Narasimhan on Saturday said that the bifurcation of the state left a deep scar on the psyche of the Telugu people.
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday June 19, 2014
The first session of (new) Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly began at 11.52 AM in Hyderabad today.
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday June 19, 2014
The first session of Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly will begin at 11.52 am, the auspicious muhurtam decided by Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu, in the old Assembly building in Hyderabad on Thursday.
South | Press Trust of India | Monday June 9, 2014
Telugu Desam Party (TDP) chief N Chandrababu Naidu was on Sunday sworn in as the first chief minister of Andhra Pradesh post its bifurcation at a function at Nagarjuna Nagar, 18 kilometres from Vijaywada.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Mala Das (with inputs from PTI) | Sunday June 8, 2014
N Chandrababu Naidu, the chief of the Telugu Desam Party (TDP), today took oath as the first Chief Minister of the new Andhra Pradesh, the residuary state formed after its bifurcation for the creation of Telangana.