Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Thursday February 27, 2014
Andhra Pradesh Ministers Ganta Srinivasa Rao, T G Venkatesh and Erasu Pratap Reddy held talks with Telugu Desam president Chandrababu Naidu today apparently to formalise their entry into the main Opposition party.
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday February 27, 2014
Telugu Desam Party today requested the Centre not to fix an "appointed date" for formation of Telangana state in haste and wait till the Supreme Court fully disposes petitions challenging the constitutional validity of the Andhra Pradesh Reorganisati...
Election 2014 | Uma Sudhir | Saturday February 22, 2014
With Parliament passing the Telangana Bill and paving the way for the region to be turned into India's 29th state by bifurcating Andhra Pradesh, all parties are now looking at changing strategies and perhaps political realignments.
South | Written by Radhika Iyer | Saturday February 22, 2014
With the creation of Telangana as India's 29th state now just a signature away, the fight for leadership in the Seemandhra region seems to be heating up.
Election Personalities | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday March 1, 2014
With Telangana set to become the 29th state in India, Kalvakuntla Chandrashekhar Rao will go down in history as the man who played a key role by reviving the movement for a separate state 14 years ago.
South | Written by Uma Sudhir | Wednesday February 19, 2014
Kiran Kumar Reddy resigned as the Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister today and quit the Congress over the Centre's decision to bifurcate the state and create Telangana as India's 29th state.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Prasad Sanyal | Wednesday February 19, 2014
A desperate government prepared for night-long deliberations with the BJP to make sure that a bill to create Telangana is passed in the Rajya Sabha tomorrow, after failing to push it through today. The bill was approved yesterday under controversia...
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday February 19, 2014
Normal life in Rayalaseema and coastal regions of Andhra Pradesh came to a halt on Wednesday on a shutdown call by YSR Congress party to protest the manner in which the bill for formation of separate Telangana state was passed in Lok Sabha.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday February 14, 2014
YSR Congress has called for an Andhra Pradesh shutdown Friday to protest the manner in which the Telangana bill was tabled in Parliament. YSR Congress gave the call to protest what it calls the mockery of democracy. It also decided to muster support ...
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Thursday February 13, 2014
Law-makers were on their worst behaviour in parliament today as those supporting a new state of Telangana clashed with others who are opposed to the government's proposal to bifurcate Andhra Pradesh. 16 parliamentarians have been suspended for the un...
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday February 11, 2014
Lawmakers in the Rajya Sabha today tore papers, broke the chairman's mic and held up placards near his chair in an act of vandalism in the upper house of Parliament.
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday January 30, 2014
A new Telangana state will come into being in two weeks come what may, K Chandrasekhara Rao or KCR, a key politician of the region said today as a majority in the Andhra Pradesh assembly rejected the plan, posing a moral dilemma for the Centre.
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday January 9, 2014
Fifteen MLAs of YSR Congress were suspended from the Andhra Pradesh Assembly for a day and forcibly evicted from the House.
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday January 8, 2014
The deadlock in Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly over the state bifurcation issue seems to be unending as the House stood adjourned without any business twice today.
South | Press Trust of India | Friday December 27, 2013
N Chandrababu Naidu met the President at Rashtrapati Nilayam in Hyderabad on Thursday evening and discussed the bifurcation issue for over 40 minutes.
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday December 22, 2013
A large number of Telugu Desam Party (TDP) workers and students protested against the bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh by taking out a rally through the main streets of the town and forming human chain yesterday.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday December 20, 2013
Protests continued near the US consulate in Hyderabad for the second consecutive day on Friday against the ill-treatment meted to Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade in New York.
South | Press Trust of India | Friday December 13, 2013
Telugu Desam Party president N Chandrababu Naidu has cancelled his visit to Jaipur on Friday to attend the swearing-in of Vasundhara Raje as the Chief Minister of Rajasthan.
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday December 8, 2013
The results of the Assembly polls in Delhi, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan and Chhattisgarh show that an anti-Congress mood was prevalent all over the country, TDP chief N Chandrababu Naidu said in Hyderabad.
South | Uma Sudhir | Saturday December 7, 2013
Friday's bandh in the 13 Andhra Pradesh districts that are called Seemandhra had an impact, but the common man is calculating at what cost.