Telangana News | Written by Uma Sudhir | Saturday July 25, 2015
Nischal Narayanam was nine when he spotted an error in the balance sheet of his father's company in Hyderabad. At 10, he authored a series of books on maths. Staying ahead of the curve is something he has stuck with - at 19, he has qualified as the country's youngest Chartered Accountant at 19.
Telangana News | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 2, 2015
A day after getting bail from Hyderabad High Court, Telangana TDP MLA A Revanth Reddy and two others were today released from Cherlapally Central Prison in Hyderabad, with scores of cheering supporters of Mr Reddy raising slogans and waving Telugu Desam flags.
India News | Written by Uma Sudhir | Sunday May 3, 2015
Rahul Gandhi is likely to spend the night at Osmania University when he visits Telangana next week as part of his tour to meet with farmers who are struggling with failed crops and seemingly insurmountable loans.
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday November 2, 2014
A 23-year-old student at the city-based English and Foreign Languages University (EFLU) was allegedly gang-raped on the university premises by a fellow student and another youth, police said today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 23, 2013
With pro-Telangana student groups threatening to disrupt the proposed YSR Congress Party's public meeting in Hyderabad on October 26 in support of united Andhra Pradesh, police today said they had made necessary security arrangements to thwart any such attempts.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday September 5, 2013
Telangana Joint Action Committee (TJAC) has called for 24-hour shutdown on Saturday to protest what it calls anti-Telangana attitude of Andhra Pradesh government.
South | Maya Sharma | Sunday August 4, 2013
What does the formation of Telangana mean to Andhra Pradesh's commercial capital of Vijayawada? By and large, the people here have been in favour of a United Andhra - but they now have to get used to the reality of the bifurcation of their state.
South | Press Trust of India | Monday June 17, 2013
Two teenagers suffered burn injuries when they lit an explosive powder after extracting it from used teargas shells at Tarnaka area adjoining Osmania University in Hyderabad on Sunday.
South | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Saturday June 15, 2013
Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Kiran Kumar Reddy's handling of the "chalo assembly" call given by pro-Telangana groups on Friday earned him a pat on the back from Union ministers Sushil Kumar Shinde and Ghulam Nabi Azad. A bandh, called by Telangana Rashtra Samiti or TRS, to protest against the arrest of hundreds of its party workers during the "cha...
Cheat Sheet | Uma Sudhir (With inputs from agencies) | Friday June 14, 2013
About 50 people, part of the 'Chalo Assembly' march by pro-Telangana leaders in Hyderabad, breached the security near the Andhra Pradesh Assembly today. The protesters, who reached within the 100 yards of the Assembly, were arrested by the police. Security has been beefed up in Hyderabad in the wake of the march as the Budget Session is underway.
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 | Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Wednesday June 12, 2013
Police in Telangana region of Andhra Pradesh have reportedly arrested hundreds of activists of various political and non-political organisations to prevent them from reaching Hyderabad for Friday's march to the state legislative assembly.
South | Uma Sudhir (With IANS inputs) | Wednesday June 12, 2013
The students of the Osmania University in Hyderabad today clashed with the police while marching towards the state Assembly seeking permission to organise a march on Friday. The police had to fire tear gas shells to disperse the students.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Ashish Mukherjee | Sunday January 27, 2013
A decision on whether Andhra Pradesh should be split to create a Telangana state has been deferred by the union government. Last month, Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde had set tomorrow, January 28, as the deadline for resolving the politically volatile and emotive issue.
India News | Edited by Ashish Mukherjee | Sunday January 27, 2013
A decision on whether Andhra Pradesh should be split to create a Telangana state will miss tomorrow's deadline set by the government a month ago. Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad said today that more consultations were needed with leaders from the state and they would be invited to New Delhi for talks.
South | Edited by Janaki Fernandes | Sunday January 27, 2013
Telangana Rashtra Samithi MLA K T Rama Rao and other leaders and activists of different pro-Telangana organisations were today taken in custody when they attempted to participate in the 'Samara Deeksha' protest at Indira Park here.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday November 8, 2012
Tension prevailed in the Osmania University campus in Hyderabad on Wednesday after students clashed with police during the funeral procession of a student who committed suicide for a separate Telangana state.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Monday October 1, 2012
After massive protests in Hyderabad on Sunday, a bandh or strike called today by activists demanding a separate state of Telangana has evoked little response.
South | Uma Sudhir | Monday October 1, 2012
After a show of strength on Hyderabad's Necklace Road with thousands of people gathering for the Telangana march on Sunday, the Telangana Joint Action Committee (JAC) intends to keep up the crescendo.
India News | Reported by Uma Sudhir, Edited by Sabyasachi Dasgupta | Monday October 1, 2012
After defying the 7 pm deadline set by the police, thousands of protesters called off Telangana march in Hyderabad on Sunday evening. But not before the Telangana Joint Action Committee (JAC) called for a 48-hour bandh from Monday to put pressure on the government to come to a decision on its demand for a separate state.
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 | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 18, 2012
Tension prevailed on the Osmania University campus in Hyderabad on Monday after students clashed with policemen, who lobbed teargas shells on protesters indulging in stone pelting.
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.