India | 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 su...
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 R...
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. Se...
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 vola...
India | 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 st...
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 | 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 ...
India | 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 trie...
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 acti...
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 s...