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Telangana demand picks up momentum again


September 5th, 2012 - 5:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Hyderabad, Sep 5 (IANS) The demand for separate statehood to Telangana region of Andhra Pradesh is picking up momentum with the BJP's fast in the national capital Wednesday ... Read more...

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Telangana replacing Andhra, at least on boards


August 13th, 2011 - 1:38 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 13 (IANS) Telangana state may be a distant dream given the centre's reluctance to bifurcate Andhra Pradesh but the people seeking it are giving expression to their ... Read more...

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Telangana impact: Hyderabad loses global investors meet


July 21st, 2011 - 3:32 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 21 (IANS) The demand for a separate state of Telangana in Andhra Pradesh has forced the state government to cancel the Global Investors Meet (GIM) that was ... 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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Telangana protests intensify, JAC plans joint agitation (Roundup)


July 7th, 2011 - 9:46 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 7 (IANS) Protest for a separate Telangana state intensified further Thursday with Telugu Desam Party (TDP) legislators launching a 'bus yatra', the Joint Action Committee (JAC) planning ... Read more...

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Congress discusses Telangana, Maran


July 6th, 2011 - 11:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 6 (IANS) The Congress Core Committee met here Wednesday and discussed the mass resignations of Andhra Pradesh lawmakers to press for creation of a separate Telangana ... Read more...

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Congress leaders return without assurance on Telangana


July 6th, 2011 - 5:54 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 6 (IANS) Congress leaders from Telangana Wednesday returned here from New Delhi without an assurance from the central leadership that the process for formation of a separate ... Read more...

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Crisis deepens as more Telangana lawmakers quit amid crippling strike (Roundup)


July 5th, 2011 - 8:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Hyderabad, July 5 (IANS) The political crisis in Andhra Pradesh deepened Tuesday with the resignation of four more parliament members and 18 legislators from Telangana even as the ... 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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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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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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Karnataka reshuffle Sep 22 amid suicide, resignation threats (Lead)


September 20th, 2010 - 10:21 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore/New Delhi, Sep 20 (IANS) The two-year-old Bharatiya Janata Party ministry in Karnataka will be reshuffled Sep 22 amid high drama as one minister threatened suicide and another warned of mass ... Read more...

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High drama in Karnataka BJP over cabinet reshuffle


September 20th, 2010 - 6:02 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 20 (IANS) One minister threatened suicide and another said he would quit the party while a legislator warned of mass resignations... There was high drama here Monday as Karnataka ... Read more...

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Assembly by-polls in Telangana region Tuesday


July 26th, 2010 - 9:47 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 26 (IANS) By-elections to 12 assembly seats in Andhra Pradesh's Telangana region will be held Tuesday that will see ballot papers being used in five constituencies after many years. About ... Read more...

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TRS ahead as campaigning ends for by-polls in Telangana


July 25th, 2010 - 6:16 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 25 (IANS) Telangana Rashtra Samiti (TRS) appears to be ahead of its rivals as campaigning came to an end Sunday for by-elections to 12 assembly seats in Andhra Pradesh's ... Read more...

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Haryana government doctors threaten mass resignation


May 27th, 2010 - 10:57 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, May 27 (IANS) Government doctors in Haryana Thursday threatened to offer their mass resignations if no steps were taken to improve the poor working conditions in state hospitals and their low ... Read more...

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JAC asks all Telangana legislators to quit


February 14th, 2010 - 1:55 am ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Feb 14 (IANS) The all-party Joint Action Committee (JAC) Saturday night unanimously asked all legislators from the Telangana region to quit to protest the terms of reference of the Srikrishna ... Read more...

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Six Telangana Congress legislators to quit


February 13th, 2010 - 11:51 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Feb 13 (IANS) Andhra Pradesh is again heading for a political crisis with six legislators of the ruling Congress from the Telangana region Saturday deciding to resign in protest against ... Read more...

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TRS defers its decision on mass resignation


February 13th, 2010 - 6:38 pm ICT by ANI
Hyderabad, Feb 13 (ANI): The Telangana Rashtra Samiti (TRS) on Saturday deferred its decision to ask all its elected representatives to resign from their post in protest against the terms of ... Read more...

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TRS defers decision on resignations over Telangana tussle


February 13th, 2010 - 2:40 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Feb 13 (IANS) The Telangana Rashtra Samiti (TRS), which is heading the agitation for a separate state to be carved out of Andhra Pradesh, Saturday decided to postpone its decision ... Read more...

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Telangana shuts down to protest Srikrishna panel guidelines


February 13th, 2010 - 10:48 am ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Feb 13 (IANS) A day-long shutdown began in Hyderabad and nine other districts of Telangana region Saturday in response to a call by the Joint Action Committee (JAC) of students ... Read more...

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It’s back to shutdown, resignations over Telangana (Roundup)


February 12th, 2010 - 8:56 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Feb 12 (IANS) It is back to shutdown, protests and mass resignations in Andhra Pradesh with Telangana leaders cutting across party lines Friday rejecting the terms of reference ... Read more...

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Police bans students’ march to Hyderabad (Lead)


December 28th, 2009 - 12:20 am ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Dec 27 (IANS) Hours after students of Osmania University announced their plans to hold a meeting and gave a call for a 'Chalo Hyderabad' march Jan 3, police denied permission ... Read more...

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Telangana students for ‘Chalo Hyderabad’ march Jan 3


December 27th, 2009 - 5:04 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Dec 27 (IANS) Protests continued in Andhra Pradesh's Telangana region for the fifth day Sunday demanding that the central government immediately initiate the process for separate statehood to Telangana while ... Read more...

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Jharkhand governor to hold additional charge of Andhra


December 26th, 2009 - 9:41 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Dec 26 (IANS) Jharkhand Governor K. Sankaranarayanan will hold additional charge of Andhra Pradesh following the resignation of N.D. Tiwari over his alleged involvement in a sex scandal. Sources at Raj ... Read more...

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Central forces being rushed to Hyderabad


December 24th, 2009 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Dec 24 (IANS) Amid escalating tension over the Telangana issue, a large number of central paramilitary forces are being airlifted to Andhra Pradesh to maintain law and order. While declining to ... Read more...

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Andhra Pradesh heading towards president’s rule?


December 24th, 2009 - 2:34 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Dec 24 (IANS) Andhra Pradesh Thursday appeared to be heading towards president's rule as the en mass resignations of legislators from the Telangana region triggered a constitutional crisis. The centre is ... Read more...

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Congress MPs from Telangana to quit


December 24th, 2009 - 11:51 am ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Dec 24 (IANS) Congress party MPs from the Telangana region Thursday decided to resign to protest the central government's move to put on hold the process for forming a Telangana ... Read more...

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Government softens on Telangana; KCR, 20 MLAs resign (Intro-Roundup)


December 24th, 2009 - 2:12 am ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Dec 24 (IANS) The central government Wednesday softened its stance on the formation of a separate Telangana state stressing the need to hold consultations with all political parties on the ... Read more...

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Government softens Telangana stand, angers TRS (Roundup)


December 24th, 2009 - 12:34 am ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Dec 23 (IANS) Bowing to the pressure from coastal Andhra and Rayalaseema regions, the central government Wednesday softened its stance on the formation of a separate Telangana state. The Telangana ... Read more...

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Government softens stand on Telangana (Lead)


December 23rd, 2009 - 9:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 23 (IANS) Softening its stance on the formation of separate Telangana state, the government Wednesday said there was need to hold wide-ranging consultations with all political parties in ... Read more...

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Legislators opposing Telangana seek governor’s intervention


December 15th, 2009 - 11:14 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Dec 15 (IANS) Andhra Pradesh legislators who have submitted their resignations to oppose the proposed separate statehood to the Telangana region Tuesday met state Governor N.D. Tiwari and sought his ... Read more...

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TDP legislators urge speaker to accept resignations


December 15th, 2009 - 4:22 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Dec 15 (IANS) The political impasse in Andhra Pradesh over the proposed move to divide the state continued Tuesday with some legislators asking the assembly speaker to accept their resignations. Legislators ... Read more...

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Andhra crisis deepens as legislators’ resignations pour in (Roundup)


December 11th, 2009 - 10:06 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Dec 11 (IANS) The political crisis in Andhra Pradesh, triggered by the central government's decision to grant separate statehood to Telangana, deepened Friday with legislators from the other two regions ... Read more...

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No directions to move Telangana resolution: Rosaiah


December 11th, 2009 - 4:26 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Dec 11 (IANS) Giving a new twist to the row over a separate Telangana state, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister K. Rosaiah Friday said he had not received any directions from ... Read more...

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