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  • Andhra bifurcation: 2013 saw Telangana moving towards reality 28-12-2013 01:37 PM

    The year 2013 would go down in golden letters in the history of Telangana as the Congress-led government at the Centre put its seal of approval to carve out a new state by splitting Andhra Pradesh. But the move erupted largescale protests in Seemandhra, provoking six Congress Lok Sabha MPs...
  • Andhra bifurcation will lead to security concerns, says Kiran Reddy 18-11-2013 05:38 PM

    Warning that bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh would lead to security concerns for the whole nation, Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy on Monday urged the Group of Ministers (GoM) to reconsider the decision to carve out separate Telangana state. The chief minister met the GoM in the national capital and...
  • Telangana Congress leaders deliberate ahead of meeting with GoM 15-11-2013 05:01 PM

    Ahead of the meeting between Group of Ministers (GoM) on Andhra Pradesh bifurcation and Union ministers from the state, Congress leaders from Telangana discussed about key issues to be highlighted with the high-level panel on Friday. The meeting gains significance as two state ministers from Seemandhra region have demanded Union...
  • Andhra CM's meet with GoM on Telangana postponed 14-11-2013 12:21 PM

    Hyderabad: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy, who was scheduled to meet Group of Ministers (GOM) on Telangana in Delhi on Thursday night, has postponed his visit. The chief minister will not be travelling to the national capital for the meeting with the GoM, sources in the Chief...
  • YSR Congress, CPM demands for united Andhra 13-11-2013 04:36 PM

    The YSR Congress party and Communist Party of India (Marxist) on Wednesday met the Group of Ministers and strongly opposed proposed bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh. Leaders of the two parties conveyed their opinion to the GoM, which continued meeting representatives of political parties for the second day. The Telugu Desam...
  • Telangana Bill likely in Parliament in winter session 11-11-2013 11:57 PM

    New Delhi: The Telangana Bill is likely to be introduced in Parliament during its upcoming winter session, according to highly-placed sources. The Group of Ministers (GoM) on Telangana met the secretaries of various government departments on Monday as part of its brief to look into the proposed bifurcation of Andhra...
  • GoM discusses Andhra bifurcation issues with departments 11-11-2013 11:21 PM

    New Delhi/Hyderabad: The Group of Ministers (GoM) on Telangana on Monday discussed with secretaries of various central ministries and departments issues related to bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh. The GoM, constituted by the Centre to consider issues regarding the bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh and formation of a separate Telangana state, held...
  • YSR Congress to attend meeting on Telangana convened by Centre, informs Jagan 08-11-2013 10:59 PM

    A representative of the YSR Congress Party would be attending the all-party meeting convened by the Centre on November 13 on the issue of division of Andhra Pradesh, the party said on Friday. Talking to reporters, YSRCP president Jaganmohan Reddy said that senior leader MV Mysoora Reddy would be representing...
  • Panel set up to study division of assets between Telangana, Andhra 28-10-2013 11:12 PM

    The Centre has constituted a high- level committee headed by former CRPF chief, K Vijay Kumar, to look at the division of assets and the administrative framework which would be required when Telangana is created upon bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh. The committee, which will visit Hyderabad tomorrow, will interact with...
  • Telangana: GoM discusses sharing of water, power, assets between states 19-10-2013 08:37 PM

    The GoM, set up to look into the bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh, on Saturday, had detailed discussions concerning sharing of river water, power, distribution of assets and demarcating of boundaries at its second meeting and ordered preparation of reports on every issue. "The GoM discussed in detail terms of reference....
  • Congress speaking in different voices on Andhra division, alleges Naidu 18-10-2013 05:31 PM

    Congress is going ahead with division of Andhra Pradesh for political gains without trying to resolve the issue in an amicable manner, TDP President N Chandrababu Naidu alleged on Friday. Naidu, who undertook fast in Delhi recently against bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh, said Congress leaders in Delhi spoke in different...
  • GoM on Telangana to consider Srikrishna Committee's report on Telangana 11-10-2013 11:09 PM

    The Group of Ministers (GoM), set up to look into the bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh, will focus its deliberations on the recommendations of Justice BN Srikrishna Committee that gave an extensive report on Telangana in 2010. "Srikrishna Committee's report will be the basis of the whole exercise," Home Minister Sushilkumar...
  • RBI okays Air India's debt restructuring plan 07-01-2012 09:16 PM

    Mumbai: The Reserve Bank has approved debt-ridden national carrier Air India's financial restructuring plan, which would enable banks to amortise their provisional losses over 29 quarters, a senior Air India official said on Saturday in Mumbai. "This should help banks to reduce the impact on their balance sheets, as well...
  • Anna fast forces Pawar to quit Lokpal panel 06-04-2011 08:28 PM

    New Delhi: Anna Hazare's anti-corruption drive claimed its big first casualty with Union Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar on Wednesday quitting the Group of Ministers(GoM) on corruption, saying he does not want to be "associated" with the panel anymore. Pawar, the NCP supremo, said that he has written a letter to...
  • CCEA refers Cairn-Vedanta deal to GoM 06-04-2011 07:25 PM

    New Delhi: The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) on Wednesday referred the $ 9.6 billion Cairn-Vedanta deal to a group of ministers after sharp differences emerged at its meeting on Wednesday. "It has been referred to a Group of Ministers (GoM)...the GoM will be headed by Finance Minister Pranab...
  • Politicians sold out Bhopal victims: activist 21-06-2010 12:12 PM

    Activists are furious about the government's inaction on the issue of providing compensation to the victims. ...
  • GoM asks govt to take over Bhopal hospital 20-06-2010 11:16 AM

    CNN-IBN had exposed how the hospital, meant to treat the victims Bhopal gas tragedy, was treating the rich only. ...
  • Law ministry for fresh move against Anderson 19-06-2010 09:26 PM

    The GoM on the Bhopal gas leak met again Saturday as the law ministry suggests fresh move to extradite Anderson. ...