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Freedom fighter, Telangana leader Bapuji is dead


September 21st, 2012 - 1:14 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Sep 21 (IANS) Eminent freedom fighter and a well-known figure in the Telangana movement, Konda Lakshman Bapuji died here Friday. He was 96.Bapuji, who was not keeping well for ... Read more...

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Resentment brewing in Congress over Telangana


September 20th, 2012 - 2:35 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Sep 20 (IANS) Resentment is brewing in the ruling Congress in Andhra Pradesh with a section of leaders openly attacking the central leadership for talking to the TRS over ... Read more...

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Bifurcate Assam-Meghalaya joint cadre too: Meghalaya legislators


September 6th, 2012 - 11:36 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, Sep 6 (IANS) Close on the heels of the bifurcation of the Manipur-Tripura cadre of the Indian administrative, police and forest services, Meghalaya's legislators Thursday demanded the separation of ... Read more...

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Congress MPs from Andhra oppose division


August 28th, 2012 - 12:50 am ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 27 (IANS) Congress MPs from Andhra and Rayalaseema regions of Andhra Pradesh Monday urged the UPA government to keep the state united.At a meeting held at the ... Read more...

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Amid China foray, India to invite South Sudan president


June 3rd, 2012 - 4:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 3 (IANS) As China steps up its ties with Juba amid its standoff with Khartoum, India is planning to invite South Sudan President Salva Kiir in a ... Read more...

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Delhi assembly passes vote-on-account


March 21st, 2012 - 10:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 21 (IANS) The Delhi state assembly Wednesday passed a vote-on-account for Rs.30,970 crore to look after the government expenses for the next two months till the regular ... Read more...

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‘Split UP’ plan cost BSP: Opposers of Telangana ’state’


March 6th, 2012 - 9:06 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, March 6 (IANS) Those opposing the carving out of a separate Telangana state out of Andhra Pradesh Tuesday saw the defeat of the Bahujan Samaj Party in Uttar ... Read more...

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Protests in Telangana mark Andhra Pradesh formation day


November 1st, 2011 - 7:34 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Nov 1 (IANS) The 56th formation day of Andhra Pradesh was marred by protests and black flag demonstrations in Telangana with almost all ministers from the region staying ... Read more...

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Council to decide special status for Bihar: PM


October 20th, 2011 - 12:41 am ICT by IANS
On Board Air India One, Oct 19 (IANS) The Planning Commission is examining a request for special status for Bihar, but only the National Development Council can take a ... Read more...

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Andhra MP, Telangana leaders arrested in Hyderabad


September 27th, 2011 - 7:32 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Sep 27 (IANS) Police Tuesday arrested Congress MP from Vijayawada L. Rajagopal and Telangana leaders from the office of the transport commissioner here to avert a clash.Tension grew ... Read more...

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We will take special status for Bihar: Nitish Kumar


August 27th, 2011 - 10:52 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Aug 27 (IANS) A day after the Congress-led United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government rejected the demand for special status to Bihar, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar Saturday said he ... Read more...

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Divide Darjeeling into two districts: GJM


August 3rd, 2011 - 6:04 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 3 (IANS) The Gorkha Janamukti Morcha (GJM) Wednesday demanded the bifurcation of Darjeeling district due to its "uneven development" and demography.A two-member GJM delegation placed the demand at ... Read more...

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Now Andhra and Rayalseema leaders threaten to resign


July 16th, 2011 - 6:46 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 16 (IANS) After MPs and state legislators from Telangana tendered mass resignations to press for a separate state, their counterparts from Andhra and Rayalaseema regions now threaten ... Read more...

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Congress leaders of Telangana reject second SRC proposal


July 12th, 2011 - 6:09 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 12 (IANS) Congress leaders from Telangana region Tuesday rejected the proposal to set up a second States Reorganisation Commission (SRC) and said they would settle for nothing ... Read more...

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Bihar seeks special category - with signatures


July 10th, 2011 - 2:27 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, July 10 (IANS) Chief Minister Nitish Kumar flagged off a four-day yatra here Sunday to hand over 1.25 crore signatures to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh demanding a special ... Read more...

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Chhattisgarh Congress chief denies ‘Bastar state’ remark


July 9th, 2011 - 3:50 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, July 9 (IANS) Head of the Chhattisgarh unit of the Congress party, Nand Kumar Patel, Saturday denied that he supported the formation of a separate state of Bastar ... Read more...

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Rallies in Andhra, Rayalaseema oppose Telangana state


July 8th, 2011 - 7:52 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 8 (IANS) Students in Andhra and Rayalaseema regions of Andhra Pradesh Friday held rallies against bifurcation of the state while the Joint Action Committee (JAC), spearheading ... Read more...

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Telangana will become fireball, warns TRS chief


July 4th, 2011 - 5:32 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 4 (IANS) Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) chief K. Chandrasekhara Rao has warned that Telangana will turn into a fireball from Tuesday if statehood was not given to ... Read more...

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Maoist dissidents call Nepal closure Tuesday


May 23rd, 2011 - 6:47 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, May 23 (IANS) Dissidents who broke away from Nepal's ruling Maoist party have called a nationwide shutdown Tuesday demanding an end to foreign intervention and the bifurcation of the ... Read more...

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Gujarat to replace Bombay in old state laws: Modi


May 1st, 2011 - 3:47 am ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, April 30 (IANS) "Bombay" will now be replaced with "Gujarat" in all the acts and rules in force the state, Chief Minister Narendra Modi announced Saturday, terming ... Read more...

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Assam CM Gogoi cast his vote, confident of victory


April 4th, 2011 - 3:12 pm ICT by ANI
Guwahati, Apr 4 (ANI): Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Monday cast his vote during the first phase of the state assembly polls in Jorhat town and expressed confidence the Congress ... Read more...

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Wasnik expresses concern over low conviction rate for cases of atrocities against SC/STs


March 26th, 2011 - 9:41 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 26(ANI): Union Social Justice and Empowerment Minister, Mukul Wasnik, has expressed concern over low conviction rate for cases of atrocities against Scheduled Castes and Tribes (SC/STs).Speaking here today ... Read more...

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Special status must for Bihar’s development: Nitish Kumar


March 14th, 2011 - 10:55 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, March 14 (IANS) Asserting that special status must be granted to Bihar for its development, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar Monday said a campaign will be intensified to put ... Read more...

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Andhra assembly paralysed over Telangana issue


March 3rd, 2011 - 5:30 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, March 3 (IANS) A majority of the legislators from Telangana region, cutting across parties, Thursday boycotted the Andhra Pradesh assembly, which remains paralysed over the separate statehood issue.The ... Read more...

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Andhra minister quits over Telangana issue (Lead)


March 3rd, 2011 - 4:11 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, March 3 (IANS) An Andhra Pradesh cabinet minister Thursday sent his resignation to Congress president Sonia Gandhi, demanding the leadership to make a clear announcement on the formation ... Read more...

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Andhra minister quits over Telangana issue


March 3rd, 2011 - 2:19 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, March 3 (IANS) Unhappy over the delay in the formation of a separate Telangana state, a minister in Andhra Pradesh cabinet Thursday sent his resignation to Congress president ... Read more...

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Andhra legislators roughed up in assembly (Lead)


February 17th, 2011 - 4:42 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Feb 17 (IANS) Lok Satta party president Jaipraksh Narayan and ruling Congress party legislator P. Venkat Rao were allegedly manhandled by Telangana Rashtra Samiti (TRS) legislators and activists within the ... Read more...

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Lok Satta chief Jaiprakash manhandled in Andhra assembly


February 17th, 2011 - 2:27 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Feb 17 (IANS) Lok Satta party president Jaipraksh Narayan was allegedly manhandled by Telangana Rashtra Samiti (TRS) legislators within the premises of the Andhra Pradesh legislative assembly Thursday.The incident took ... Read more...

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Delhi cabinet panel to help MCD deliver quality services


February 7th, 2011 - 7:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 7 (IANS) To help the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) manage its funds and deliver quality services, a committee was set up to look into the civic body's functioning ... Read more...

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PRP’s merger will strengthen Congress: Andhra chief minister


February 6th, 2011 - 11:45 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Feb 6 (IANS) Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Kiran Kumar Reddy Sunday welcomed the merger of Telugu superstar K. Chiranjeevi's Praja Rajyam Party (PRP) with the Congress and said this ... Read more...

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Movie on Telangana movement is out


February 4th, 2011 - 9:31 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Feb 4 (IANS) The much awaited Telugu film "Jai Bolo Telangana" -- based on the ongoing movement for separate statehood to Telangana -- hit the screens Friday across Andhra Pradesh.Telangana ... Read more...

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Srikrishna Committee report on Telangana evokes mixed response


January 7th, 2011 - 6:09 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi/Hyderabad, Jan 7 (ANI): The Srikrishna Committee report on Telangana has drawn criticism from various political outfits, who have dismissed the report and reiterating their demand for introduction of a ... Read more...

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Telangana report favours united Andhra as ‘best workable’ option (Lead)


January 6th, 2011 - 5:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Hyderabad, Jan 6 (IANS) The Srikrishna Committee in its report on the issue of separate Telangana has favoured a "united Andhra Pradesh" as the "best workable" option with an empowered ... Read more...

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Kelsey Grammer Ready For Fourth Innings With Kayte Walsh


December 30th, 2010 - 5:01 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
'Frasier' star Kelsey Grammer has not been lucky in relationships since his first marriage to dance instructor Doreen Alderman whom he married in 1982. Since then, he had married thrice ... Read more...

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Srikrishna Committee submits Telangana report to Chidambaram


December 30th, 2010 - 4:59 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec 30 (ANI): The five-member Justice Srikrishna Committee, which went into the demand for a Telangana state, on Thursday, submitted its report to Union Home Minister P Chidambaram.The report ... Read more...

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