Telangana News | Written by Uma Sudhir | Monday April 27, 2015
Thousands gathered at the large ground and all roads were spilling over with traffic headed for Secunderabad to attend the meeting. For the Telangana Rashtra Samiti's founding day, the city of Hyderabad was awash in the party's signature pink.
Elections News | Edited by Devesh Kumar | Wednesday April 23, 2014
In a show of unity, Narendra Modi shared the stage with TDP chief N Chandrababu Naidu and actor-turned-politician Pawan Kalyan at a rally held in Hyderabad this evening.
Elections News | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Tuesday September 22, 2015
The BJP announced cheerily this evening that its alliance with Chandrababu Naidu in Andhra Pradesh is "rocking" - the reassurance was offered by Prakash Javadekar this evening who said, "It's not rocky, it's rocking". Mr Naidu had suggested the opposite at a rally last evening, declaring that the partnership was placed near break point.
India News | Edited by Nadim Asrar | Saturday November 16, 2013
At a rally in Hyderabad last month, Mr Reddy had made his support in the next year's Lok Sabha elections conditional, saying he will support any party that stands for a united Andhra Pradesh.
Hyderabad News | Press Trust of India | Sunday October 27, 2013
After the serial blasts in Patna at Narendra Modi's rally earlier in the day, police in Hyderabad stepped up security.
India News | Edited by Shamik Ghosh (with PTI inputs) | Sunday October 27, 2013
At a massive rally of over one lakh people in Hyderabad, YSR Congress chief Jagan Mohan Reddy today asked the people of Andhra Pradesh to give his party 30 Lok Sabha seats in next year's general election to stop the bifurcation of the state. He also made a promise, saying he will support any party that 'backs a united Andhra Pradesh.'
South | NDTV.com | Saturday October 26, 2013
Jagan Mohan Reddy addresses rally in Hyderabad. Here are the highlights:
India News | Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Thursday October 17, 2013
Before his mega Hyderabad rally on October 26 against the bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh, Jagan Mohan Reddy has raised the pitch. He has accused Chief Minister Kiran Kumar Reddy of "diluting the agitation" and has written to the governor to demand that a special session of the state Assembly be called to discuss the Telangana issue.
South | Edited by Prasad Sanyal | Wednesday October 16, 2013
Jagan Mohan Reddy, the head of the YSR Congress, has won a court case to hold what's expected to be a large rally in Hyderabad later this month where he will champion a "United Andhra" and repeat his objections to the bifurcation of his home state.
India News | Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Saturday October 5, 2013
In front of around 1500 supporters at his Lotus Pound residence in Hyderabad, YSR Congress chief Jagan Mohan Reddy stepped up the anti-Telangana protests today by beginning an indefinite fast. According to sources, the 40-year-old leader's fast will continue till a huge public rally he is planning in Hyderabad on October 18.
India News | Radhika Iyer | Friday October 4, 2013
Protests have intensified in Vijayawada in central Andhra Pradesh. Highways NH 5 and NH 9 have come to a stand-still. Vehicles had been blocked on the arterial highway that connects Chennai, and other important locations on the southeast coast such as Srikakulam, Vishakhapatnam, all the way to Kolkata in West Bengal.
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 1, 2013
YSR Congress Party (YSRCP) would organise a public meeting in Hyderabad on October 19 in support of united Andhra Pradesh.
South | Press Trust of India | Saturday September 7, 2013
Pro-Telangana forces today hurled stones at police and government employees from the Andhra-Rayalaseema regions in a bid to thwart a rally organised in Hyderabad by the Andhra Pradesh Non-Gazetted Officers Association (APNGOA).
India News | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Tuesday August 13, 2013
After Narendra Modi was accused of co-opting Barack Obama's slogan "Yes, we can," while addressing a massive rally in Hyderabad on Sunday, his supporters have released a video from 2004 to deny claims that the Gujarat Chief Minister took a page out of the US President's book.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday August 12, 2013
Kickstarting his election campaign in the South from Hyderabad, Narendra Modi today appealed to all non-Congress parties to come together to rid the country of Congress at the Centre and end "dynastic" rule even as he reached out to the Telugu Desam Party (TDP).
India News | NDTV.com | Sunday August 11, 2013
Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi today addressed a youth conclave at the Lal Bahadur Stadium in Hyderabad. Beginning his speech in Telugu, Mr Modi urged the people to vote out the "corrupt" Congress government and bring in the Bharatiya Janata Party. Mr Modi attacked the government on every issue that has been plaguing the country of late - cea...
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 11, 2013
Senior BJP leader M Venkaiah Naidu, former party president Bangaru Laxman and several retired bureaucrats were among those who met Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi, who is slated to address a public meeting in Hyderabad today at 4:30 pm.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Mala Das (with inputs from agencies) | Sunday August 11, 2013
Narendra Modi has begun his mega rally in Hyderabad to kick off the BJP's election campaign. The BJP has left no stone unturned to ensure a grand visit for the man expected to soon be named the party's candidate for Prime Minister in the 2014 general elections.
Blogview | Sunday August 11, 2013
Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi addressed a rally in Hyderabad this evening and slammed the UPA government over Telangana and its foreign policy.
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 11, 2013
The ongoing agitation against the bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh is likely to cast a shadow on the much-publicised Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) rally to be addressed by Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi at Hyderabad today.
India News | Edited by Prasad Sanyal | Monday July 22, 2013
The BJP today began the offline registration of participants for the public meeting to be addressed by Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi in Hyderabad on August 11. The party is asking each participant to pay Rs 5 to attend the meeting. The online registrations began last week.
India News | Edited by Mala Das | Tuesday July 16, 2013
The BJP has said that by charging people Rs 5 to attend a rally by Narendra Modi in Hyderabad, it is delivering a paradigm shift in the political landscape. Union Minister Manish Tewari tweeted that tickets for even flop films sell for Rs. 200-250.
India News | Edited by Mala Das | Tuesday July 16, 2013
The BJP hopes a gold rush for tickets, priced at Rs 5, for the August 11 rally in Hyderabad will demonstrate the popularity of its front-runner for prime minister, even in a Southern state.
Hyderabad News | Reported by Uma Sudhir (with inputs from Agencies); edited by Mala Das | Monday July 15, 2013
In an attempt to signal its confidence in Narendra Modi's popularity, the BJP has decided that anyone who wants to attend his rally in Hyderabad next month will have to pay Rs 5.
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday June 13, 2013
Pro-Telangana students on Thursday clashed with police on the Osmania University (OU) campus in Hyderabad for the second consecutive day, demanding that they be allowed to take out a rally towards the State Assembly.
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday January 31, 2013
The Maharashtra Police on Wednesday handed over a notice to Majlis-e-Ittehadul-Muslimeen (MIM) chief and Hyderabad MP Asaduddin Owaisi, denying him permission to address a public meeting at Aurangabad in Maharashtra, police sources said.
India News | Reported by Uma Sudhir; Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Sunday September 30, 2012
On a day a pro-Telangana march is being held in Hyderabad, the situation is tense at the Osmania University - so far, the epicentre of protests for separate statehood. The police resorted to lathi-charge and firing tear gas shells after students tried to break the security cordon as they approached the Necklace Road, the destination of today's rall...
South | Reported by Uma Sudhir, Edited by Sabyasachi Dasgupta | Thursday September 27, 2012
At Hyderabad's Osmania University today, for four hours, a group of 200 students tried to defy the police stationed there to march towards the state government's headquarters. The purpose of the rally was to honour the memory of Konda Bapuji, an activist at the frontlines of the movement for a new Telangana state. But the march today was also inten...
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday September 17, 2012
The Telangana region of Andhra Pradesh celebrated 'liberation day' on Monday amid tensions at Osmania University where four people were injured in clashes with police, who prevented them from taking out a rally towards the state assembly, officials said.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday July 19, 2012
Police on Thursday foiled an attempt to take out a rally to the state assembly by pro-Telangana students of Osmania University who were demanding that legislators from Telangana not vote for United Progressive Alliance (UPA) candidate Pranab Mukherjee in the presidential election.