Osmania University

  • Telangana: Tension prevails at Osmania University as students clash with police 05-12-2013 03:52 PM

    Tension prevailed on the Osmania University (OU) campus at Hyderabad when pro-Telangana students attacked security personnel with stones prompting them to lob tear gas shells, after the protesters were prevented from taking out a rally from the varsity. The protesting students wanted to take out a procession from the OU...
  • Osmania University students clash with police, protestors arrested 07-09-2013 01:20 PM

    Osmania University was on the boil Saturday as students tried to take out a rally and clashed with police, who fired teargas shells. Tension prevailed on the campus as the students who wanted to march to the Lal Bahadur Stadium to stop a meeting of government employees from Seemandhra (Rayalaseema...
  • Osmania University students welcome Congress's Telangana announcement 31-07-2013 11:56 AM

    Osmania University, which has been the centre of protests demanding the formation of Telangana, has welcomed the Congress's announcement on the Telangana state. The ruling Congress on Tuesday reluctantly agreed to create a new state of Telangana by dividing India's 4th largest state Andhra Pradesh. ...
  • Telangana issue: Osmania University student commits suicide 15-06-2013 06:28 PM

    Hyderabad: Apparently frustrated by the delay in the formation of a separate Telangana state, a student of Osmania University in Andhra Pradesh committed suicide early Saturday, police said. The body of Bandaru Srinivas, an engineering student, was found hanging from a tree opposite the library on the Osmania University campus....
  • TRS calls for Telangana shutdown on Saturday 14-06-2013 06:03 PM

    Hyderabad: The Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) and a students' group from Osmania University have called for a Telangana shutdown on Saturday to protest the arrests of hundreds of pro-Telangana activists across the region. TRS chief K Chandrasekhara Rao appealed to people to observe the shutdown to condemn what he calls...
  • Pro-Telangana protest: Students clash with police for second day 13-06-2013 02:28 PM

    Hyderabad: Pro-Telangana students clashed with the police for the second consecutive day on Thursday at the Osmania University campus in Hyderabad. The students had gathered to take out a march, when the Hyderabad Police tried to stop them. Protesting students pelted stones on policemen after they were stopped at the...
  • Hyderabad: Youth kills self for 'cause of Telangana' 20-05-2013 11:20 PM

    Hyderabad: A 23-year-old electrician allegedly committed suicide by hanging himself from a tree on the Osmania University (OU) campus in Hyderabad on Monday for the "cause of separate state of Telangana", police said. The deceased, identified only as Bharat, was found hanging from a tree on the campus by some...
  • Osmania students protest against Botsa's remarks 25-12-2012 01:47 PM

    Osmania University students protest against Congress leader Botsa's controversial remarks on Delhi gangrape. ...
  • Discussion with parties on Telangana issue over: Shinde 10-11-2012 05:07 PM

    New Delhi: Union Home Minister Sushil Kumar Sushil on Saturday said that discussion with concerned parties over the Telangana statehood issue has been completed. Shinde said an all-party meeting over the issue is likely to be held before or after the Winter Session of Parliament. The Congress-led UPA government is...
  • Telangana: Osmania University student kills himself 07-11-2012 11:15 AM

    Hyderabad: Frustrated over the delay in formation of a separate Telangana state, an Osmania University student committed suicide, leading to tension in the campus on Wednesday. V Santosh, a degree student of a college in the city, hung himself from a tree in front of Arts College in Osmania University,...
  • Telangana protests mark Andhra Formation Day 01-11-2012 01:38 PM

    Hyderabad: Amid protests by Telangana supporters in the region, the Andhra Pradesh Formation Day was being celebrated across the state on Thursday. Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy unfurled the National Flag and presided over the main function organised at the NTR stadium in Hyderabad on Thursday morning. Highlighting the...
  • FTN: Osmania University row: Is serving beef in public against Indian culture?

    Osmania University row, tonight at 10 pm CNN-IBN Deputy Editor Sagarika Ghose discusses with a panel of experts, is serving beef in public against Indian...
  • Pro-Telangana students withdraw fast 14-07-2011 10:07 PM

    Hyderabad: The 70 odd pro-Telangana students ended their fast-unto-death on the fourth day on Thursday on being persuaded by leaders of different political parties. The students had gone on fast demanding statehood to Telangana at Osmania University (OU) campus in Hyderabad and at Kakatiya University in Warangal district. Leaders of...
  • Telangana: Osmania students' fast enters 2nd day 12-07-2011 09:06 PM

    Hyderabad: The fast-unto-death by students demanding a separate state entered the second day on Tuesday at Osmania University (OU) campus, even as TRS and BJP conducted 'Vanta Vaarpu' (cook and serve food) protests in various Telangana districts. "The indefinite fast by students in front of the Arts College building at...
  • Telangana: Osmania students go on hunger strike 11-07-2011 10:45 PM

    Hyderabad: Defying police, about 500 students of Telangana Joint Action Committee (JAC) on Monday started a "mass indefinite hunger strike" in front of Arts College at Osmania University here in support of the statehood to the region. Over 700 pro-Telangana supporters, including students, were taken into preventive custody in Telangana...
  • Telangana: Osmania University under police siege 11-07-2011 11:24 AM

    Hyderabad: Dozens of students were arrested and the Osmania University was under siege on Monday as police attempted to foil the indefinite fast by students demanding separate statehood for Telangana. Students coming to Hyderabad from various parts of Telangana were nabbed. Police have since Sunday night also arrested students, including...
  • Situation returning to normal in Telangana 07-07-2011 12:22 PM

    Hyderabad: Life is back to normal in the Telangana region on Andhra Pradesh even as Osmania University campus remains tense. There is heavy police deployment in and around Osmania University. Section 144 (unlawful assembly armed with deadly weapon) will remain in force in Hyderabad till 6 AM on July 14....
  • Osmania exams postponed over Telangana protest 06-07-2011 06:13 PM

    Hyderabad: All examinations scheduled to be held from Thursday in Osmania University have been postponed after violence rocked the varsity when pro-Telangana students clashed with police in support of the separate statehood demand. "All the Osmania University exams to be held from July 7-11 are postponed. There will be no...
  • Telangana: fresh violence at Osmania Univeristy 06-07-2011 01:06 PM

    Hyderabad: The Telangana fire continued to burn at Osmania University in the city with violence breaking out at yet again on Wednesday. There was stonepelting by the students aimed at the police personnel deployed on the campus. Police had to use tear gas to disperse the angry mob. The Telangana...
  • Telangana: Students pelt stones during protests 21-02-2011 03:02 PM

    Hyderabad: Tension prevailed in the Osmania University campus on Monday when Telangana Students tried to take out a "Chalo Assembly" rally which was prevented by police. A large number of slogan shouting students tried to rush towards the main gate of Osmania University (OU) where lathi wielding police personnel stopped...
  • Telangana: Fresh violence at Osmania University 19-02-2011 02:45 PM

    Hyderabad: After a lull, fresh violence erupted at Osmania University campus here, which has been the epicentre of movement for statehood for Telangana. Pro-Telangana activists, many of them students, burnt five buses and set fire to police tents in and around the University campus late last night, police said on...
  • Censor Board clears film on Telangana agitation 28-01-2011 10:38 AM

    Hyderabad: Decks have been cleared for the release of 'Jai bolo Telangana', a feature film on the Telangana statehood issue, with the Director accepting the removal of certain scenes suggested by the state Censor Board. "The Censor Board has suggested some cuts. I agreed to it. I plan to release...
  • Telangana boiling as students back on streets 05-09-2010 11:57 AM

    Hyderabad: The Telangana bandh called by students of Osmania University against the conduct of APPSC exams on Sunday evoked partial response in the state capital and elsewhere, even as protesters targeted state-owned buses and pelted stones at them. The day-long bandh, called by Osmania University students and supported by political...
  • Osmania students demand quota for Telangana 04-09-2010 02:18 PM

    Hyderabad: Widespread protests were witnessed across Telangana region of Andhra Pradesh on Saturday as students boycotted classes in various universities and colleges and took to streets demanding that the state government postpone Group-I preliminary examination scheduled for Sunday. Reports from Andhra and Rayalaseema regions of the state suggested that students...