South | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday March 7, 2014
The Supreme Court on Friday declined to put on hold the bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh while issuing notice to the central government on a petition challenging the constitutional validity of the state reorganisation act.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday March 2, 2014
As politicians and people spar over carving out Telangana as India's 29th state, a town within the geographical space of Andhra Pradesh will remain immune to the split - at least in terms of governance and administration.
Election 2014 | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday March 2, 2014
The CPI-M on Sunday urged President Pranab Mukherjee not to approve a clutch of bills which it said the Cabinet might turn into ordinances for politically vested reasons.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday February 26, 2014
Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) chief K. Chandrasekhara Rao arrived in Hyderabad from Delhi on Wednesday to a hero's welcome by thousands of his supporters celebrating formation of separate Telangana state.
Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday February 26, 2014
The division of Andhra Pradesh is unlikely to have a major impact immediately on the Telugu film industry based in Hyderabad, leading film personalities said here today.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday February 25, 2014
TRS chief K Chandrasekhara Rao Tuesday met Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, seeking an early creation of Telangana state.
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 | 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.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Wednesday February 19, 2014
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh today reached out to the BJP over the bill to create a new Telangana state by dividing Andhra Pradesh, which is to be taken up in the Rajya Sabha. Dr Singh met BJP's Rajya Sabha leaders Arun Jaitley and Venkaiah Naidu a ...
India | Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Tuesday February 18, 2014
The BJP's Sushma Swaraj, Leader of Opposition in the Lok Sabha, has said she was not aware of the Speaker's decision to suspend live telecast of the Lok Sabha's proceedings as it passed the controversial legislation that creates a Telangana state by ...
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday February 17, 2014
Only Udyog Bhavan Metro station will remain closed on Monday, as the Central Secretariat station reopened for public minutes after it was shut at 9 am, an official said.
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 ...
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday February 11, 2014
With proceedings in parliament remaining disrupted, the government was unable to introduce the street vendors bill - a pet legislation of Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi - in the Rajya Sabha on Tuesday when opposition MPs objected to introducing...
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday February 10, 2014
Andhra Pradesh Finance Minister Anam Ramanarayana Reddy on Monday presented a tax-free, revenue-surplus vote-on-account for 2014-15 with an overall expenditure of over Rs 1.83 lakh crore.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday February 9, 2014
The BJP will make a detailed study of the Telangana Bill before taking a decision on supporting it in Parliament, party leader M Venkaiah Naidu said on Sunday.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday February 6, 2014
Opposing bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh, government employees in Rayalaseema and coastal Andhra regions on Thursday began an indefinite strike.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday January 14, 2014
The proposed bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh had its impact on the Makar Sankranti celebrations in the state on Tuesday.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday January 10, 2014
Putting to rest all doubts, Andhra Pradesh Assembly Speaker N Manohar on Friday ruled that there will be voting on the Bill for formation of a separate Telangana state after the debate.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday January 8, 2014
Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy on Wednesday said the opinion of the Assembly on the state Reorganisation Bill can be known only through voting.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday January 5, 2014
A complaint was lodged with police here Saturday against a MP from Telangana for threatening to shoot Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy's helicopter if he visited Karimnagar district.