Telangana split: Seemandhra backlash
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South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday June 4, 2014
Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah today congratulated the people of Telangana on achieving statehood.
Elections News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 15, 2014
Congress President Sonia Gandhi will address an election rally at Karimnagar in Telangana tomorrow, her first public meeting in the region after the passage of Statehood Bill in February.
Thursday March 6, 2014
Hyderabad saw 4 per cent drop in housing sales in 2013 to 16,500 units but volumes are expected to pick up from year-end on hopes that uncertainties will fade away with the decision to form Telangana, said property consultant Knight Frank.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Devesh Kumar | Tuesday February 4, 2014
The Congress top brass has summoned Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy, who has raised a banner of revolt over the Centre's plans to create Telangana, and the party's rebellious Seemandhra MPs to the capital in an attempt to mollify them and get them on board the state bifurcation bill. Prime Minister Manmohan Singh today said emphat...
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday January 29, 2014
The Group of Minister (GoM) on Telangana will meet in the first week of February to decide on Centre's next course of action after Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy sought extension of the deadline for discussing and returning the statehood Bill.
Cheat Sheet | Reported by Uma Sudhir; edited by Mala Das | Monday November 4, 2013
The Telangana Rashtra Samithi or TRS, which has in recent years spearheaded the campaign for a separate Telangana state, has written a tough letter to the Union Home Ministry with its views on how India's 29th state should be planned, saying the Andhra Pradesh government's "gross injustice to Telangana" needs to be reversed.
South | PTI | Thursday October 31, 2013
Coming out strongly in support of united Andhra again, Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy praised late Prime Minister Indira Gandhi for keeping the state united in the face of separate statehood agitations in the past.
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday September 29, 2013
The Telangana Joint Action Committee (TJAC) leaders today urged Leader of Opposition in Lok Sabha Sushma Swaraj to help in early formation of a separate Telangana.
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 10, 2013
Congress leaders from Telangana would hold a meeting on September 15 to decide their future course of action over the separate statehood issue.
Hyderabad News | Press Trust of India | Friday September 6, 2013
Tension prevailed in the High Court premises in Hyderabad after two groups of advocates, one in favour of united Andhra Pradesh and the other pro-Telangana, had a scuffle over separate statehood issue.
South | Press Trust of India | Friday August 30, 2013
Coastal Andhra and Rayalaseema regions remained in turmoil over the proposed bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh as the announcement to grant statehood to Telangana completes one month.
India News | Edited by Nadim Asrar | Friday August 9, 2013
Amid the adjournments and angry exchanges over Telangana statehood and Pakistan's attack on Indian soldiers, the nation's parliamentarians seem to be missing the big picture in the ongoing monsoon session that began on August 5.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday August 5, 2013
YSR Congress MP from Nellore Mekapati Rajamohan Reddy today announced his resignation from Parliament in protest of the "unilateral" decision on division of Andhra Pradesh, saying the country is on the boil due to Congress' move on separate statehood issue.
India News | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Monday August 5, 2013
The first day of the Monsoon session on Monday went the way of the last few sessions of Parliament, that have seen more adjournments than work done. But this time it was not the BJP that stalled proceedings.
India News | Written by Alok Pandey | Saturday August 3, 2013
Assam's Karbi Anglong district was quiet today, after three days of violence over a demand for statehood for the Karbi tribe, spurred by the Centre's announcement of statehood for Telangana a few days ago.
India News | Ketki Angre and Sandeep Phukan | Thursday August 1, 2013
The Telangana announcement has triggered the inevitable. The recent bandh in Darjeeling was an example of how it's reigniting similar demands of separate states from across the country.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Nadim Asrar | Wednesday July 31, 2013
The Congress president Sonia Gandhi asked for "restraint, brotherhood and cordial relations" with people of Coastal Andhra and Rayalaseema regions, a day after the Centre agreed to form a separate Telangana state. At least six state ministers and as many Congress MLAs resigned in protest against the decision. The announcement to create India's 29th...
India News | Reported by Sandeep Phukan, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Wednesday July 31, 2013
Amid rising demands for new states after the Telangana announcement, UPA ally Nationalist Congress Party has called for a second state reorganization panel to look into other statehood demands.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday July 30, 2013
Hours after the UPA and the Congress Working Committee endorsed statehood for Telangana, the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) announced an indefinite strike in the Darjeeling Hills from Saturday to press for its Gorkhaland demand.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Nadim Asrar | Tuesday July 30, 2013
Andhra Pradesh Kiran Kumar Reddy will meet Congress president Sonia Gandhi before the top leadership of the party meets its United Progressive Alliance partners to decide on the Telangana statehood issue. Mr Reddy met party in-charge of Andhra Pradesh, Digvijaya Singh, a while ago.
India News | Edited by Nadim Asrar | Tuesday July 30, 2013
All the top leaders, across political parties, from the Telangana region are camping in Delhi in anticipation of an announcement. Most members of the Andhra Pradesh cabinet are also in Delhi, including chief minster Kiran Kumar Reddy, who, sources said, is upset but has been persuaded not to resign in protest.
India News | Written by Monideepa Banerjie | Monday July 29, 2013
If Telengana is given statehood, so must Gorkhaland. That's the demand of the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) that has called a three-day bandh in Darjeeling in West Bengal from Monday to press for its cause. The Morcha is not alone. Activists for a separate state of Vidarbha in Maharashtra have also joined the chorus.
India News | Monideepa Banerjie | Monday July 29, 2013
As the Centre moves closer to forming the Telangana state, another longstanding movement for separate statehood in the eastern part of India gathers fresh momentum. The Gorkha Janmukti Morcha or GJM has called for a 72-hour bandh in northern West Bengal's Darjeeling Hills from today, demanding a new state of Gorkhaland.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday July 27, 2013
Opposing Andhra Pradesh's division, which looks imminent, protesters today took to the streets in Rayalaseema and Andhra regions of the state.