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Chiranjeevi, five others elected unopposed to Rajya Sabha


March 22nd, 2012 - 10:13 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, March 22 (IANS) Telugu superstar K. Chiranjeevi and Congress party spokesperson Renuka Chowdary were among six candidates Thursday elected unopposed to Rajya Sabha from Andhra Pradesh.Congress party's Chiranjeevi, Chowdary, ... Read more...

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TDP’s Devender Goud, Ramesh file papers for Rajya Sabha


March 19th, 2012 - 2:10 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, March 19 (IANS) Telugu Desam Party (TDP) senior leaders T. Devender Goud and C.M. Ramesh Monday filed their nominations for biennial elections to the Rajya Sabha.Given the TDP's ... Read more...

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Congress announces Andhra candidates for Rajya Sabha


March 19th, 2012 - 12:31 am ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, March 18 (IANS) Telugu superstar K. Chiranjeevi and Congress spokesperson Renuka Chowdary are among four candidates announced by the party Sunday night for biennial elections to the Rajya ... Read more...

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Andhra home secretary lands in jail


February 2nd, 2012 - 5:21 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Feb 2 (IANS) Visiting Chanchalguda Central Jail as Andhra Pradesh home secretary, he had received a guard of honour. Just two months later, senior Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer ... Read more...

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Cream of Maoist movement hails from Andhra


November 25th, 2011 - 4:22 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Nov 25 (IANS) Maoists may no longer be active in Andhra Pradesh but the cream of their leadership comes from this southern state.The killing of Mallojula Koteshwara Rao ... Read more...

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Hearing on Janardhana Reddy’s bail plea adjourned


November 8th, 2011 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Nov 8 (IANS) The Andhra Pradesh High Court Tuesday adjourned to Nov 18 the hearing on the bail petition of former Karnataka minister and mining baron G. Janardhana Reddy ... Read more...

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Congress leader begins indefinite fast for Telangana


November 1st, 2011 - 8:42 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Nov 1 (IANS) Congress legislator Komatireddy Venkat Reddy Tuesday launched an indefinite hunger strike to ask the central government to initiate the process to carve out a separate ... Read more...

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MPs responsible for consequences of returning gunmen: DGP


October 20th, 2011 - 4:57 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Oct 20 (IANS) A day after nine Congress MPs from Andhra Pradesh's Telangana region decided to surrender their gunmen to the state government, police chief Dinesh Reddy ... Read more...

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Telangana Congress MPs to surrender guards


October 19th, 2011 - 11:09 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Oct 19 (IANS) Members of parliament of the ruling Congress from the Telangana region of Andhra Pradesh Wednesday decided to surrender their security guards to the state government ... Read more...

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Telangana Congress leaders prepare ‘action plan’


October 18th, 2011 - 10:20 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Oct 18 (IANS) Congress party leaders from Telangana region of Andhra Pradesh Tuesday chalked out an action plan to achieve a separate Telangana state but said they would ... Read more...

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MP sent to jail, 3,000 held for rail blockade in Telangana


October 16th, 2011 - 12:30 am ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Oct 15 (IANS) Ten MPs from Telangana, including nine belonging to Andhra Pradesh's ruling Congress, and over a dozen legislators were Saturday arrested along with over 3,000 others ... Read more...

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No Telengana means death for me: Congress’s Keshava Rao


September 24th, 2011 - 12:14 am ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Sep 23 (IANS) Senior Congress leader from Telangana and member of parliament K. Keshava Rao Friday said if he failed to achieve separate Telangana state, it ... Read more...

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Laid-off Nepal workers follow in Hazare’s shoes


September 6th, 2011 - 4:46 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Sep 6 (IANS) Scores of militant workers, whose hostilities forced ITC's joint venture in Nepal to shut down its state-of-the-art garments factory in the Terai plains last month, ... Read more...

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Congress, TDP hail Janardhana Reddy’s arrest


September 5th, 2011 - 7:43 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Sep 5 (IANS) Ruling and opposition parties in Andhra Pradesh Monday welcomed the arrest of former Karnataka minister and mining baron Gali Janardhana Reddy by the Central Bureau of ... Read more...

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ITC subsidiary faces double whammy in Nepal


August 21st, 2011 - 2:47 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Aug 21 (IANS) After being forced to shut down its state-of-the-art garments factory built in eastern Nepal due to workers' militancy and vandalism, ITC's subsidiary in Nepal now faces ... Read more...

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ITC’s Nepal subsidiary closes garment unit


August 17th, 2011 - 3:11 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Aug 17 (IANS) Nepal's biggest tax-paying company Surya Nepal, in which Indian multi-product group ITC holds 59 percent stake, has decided to shut down its garments factory following prolonged ... Read more...

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MPs prevented from hoisting flag at Telangana memorial


August 15th, 2011 - 5:08 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 15 (IANS) Police prevented Congress MPs belonging to Andhra Pradesh's Telangana region from hoisting the national flag at the Telangana martyrs' memorial here on Independence Day Monday.The ... Read more...

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Telangana Congress MPs to boycott parliament session


August 14th, 2011 - 6:09 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 14 (IANS) Congress party MPs from the Telangana region of Andhra Pradesh Sunday decided to continue their boycott of the ongoing parliament session over their demand for ... Read more...

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Telangana employees launch protest for separate state


August 9th, 2011 - 12:01 am ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 8 (IANS) Government employees in Telangana Monday launched protests ahead of their indefinite strike from Aug 17, demanding a separate Telangana state.The employees began "work to rule" ... Read more...

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TRS slams Chidambaram’s statement on Telangana


August 6th, 2011 - 6:07 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 6 (IANS) The Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) Saturday reacted strongly to union Home Minister P. Chidambaram's statement in parliament that political parties in Andhra Pradesh should arrive ... Read more...

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Congress’ Telangana MPs refuse to withdraw resignations


July 31st, 2011 - 10:58 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 31 (IANS) On the eve of parliament's monsoon session, the Congress party MPs from Telangana Sunday rejected the party leadership's appeal to withdraw their resignations.The MPs made ... Read more...

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Telangana Congress leaders to hold talks with Azad


July 25th, 2011 - 2:04 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 25 (IANS) Congress leaders from Telangana seeking a separate state Monday left for New Delhi for talks with party general secretary Ghulam Nabi Azad.The 12-member team, constituted ... Read more...

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No alternative to Telangana, Andhra leaders tell Azad


July 22nd, 2011 - 11:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Hyderabad, July 22 (IANS) Congress leaders from Telangana Friday asked the party central leadership to take a decision on statehood for the region before Aug 1 and made ... Read more...

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Telangana leaders rule out withdrawing resignations


July 18th, 2011 - 8:24 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 18 (IANS) Even as the Congress leaders from Andhra and Rayalaseema regions are lobbying hard in New Delhi against any move to bifurcate Andhra Pradesh, their counterparts ... Read more...

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Azad’s remark irresponsible, say Telangana Congress leaders


July 13th, 2011 - 1:57 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 13 (IANS) Congress leaders from Telangana have termed as irresponsible" union Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad's statement that separate Telangana cannot be formed unless the state assembly ... Read more...

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Telangana Congress leaders launch 48-hour fast


July 13th, 2011 - 12:54 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 13 (IANS) Defying Congress leadership, leaders from Telangana region Wednesday launched a 48-hour hunger strike in Andhra Pradesh, demanding the separate state of Telangana.Having failed to garner ... 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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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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Movement for Telangana gathers momentum; cabinet meets (Intro Roundup)


July 5th, 2011 - 1:01 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Hyderabad, July 4 (IANS) The movement for separate statehood to Telangana region of Andhra Pradesh entered a crucial phase Monday with the mass resignations of MPs, state ministers ... Read more...

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Congress plays down resignations of party lawmakers (Lead)


July 4th, 2011 - 8:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 4 (IANS) The Congress Monday played down the resignations of its legislators and MPs from Telangana region in Andhra Pradesh over the demand for creating a ... Read more...

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Crisis in Andhra as Telangana MPs, MLAs quit enmasse (Roundup)


July 4th, 2011 - 8:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Hyderabad, July 4 (IANS) The movement for separate statehood to Telangana region of Andhra Pradesh entered a crucial phase Monday with the mass resignations of MPs, state ministers ... Read more...

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Congress MPs from Telangana resign


July 4th, 2011 - 5:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 4 (IANS) Pressing for creation of a separate state of Telangana, Congress MPs from the region in Andhra Pradesh Monday resigned from parliament."Nine MPs from Lok ... Read more...

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Telangana Congress lawmakers firm on resignations


July 2nd, 2011 - 5:02 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 2 (IANS) Andhra Pradesh's ruling Congress party Saturday began efforts to dissuade its parliament and state legislature members from the Telangana region from resigning Monday, but they ... Read more...

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Telangana Congress, TDP legislators to quit Monday (Roundup)


July 1st, 2011 - 10:41 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 1 (IANS) Andhra Pradesh politics hotted up over the Telangana issue with Congress MPs, ministers and legislators from the region deciding to quit on Monday while the ... Read more...

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No crisis in Andhra: Congress


July 1st, 2011 - 10:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 1 (IANS) The Congress Friday denied it was facing a crisis in Andhra Pradesh in the wake of the decision of its MPs and legislators from ... Read more...

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