Rayalseema

  • GoM recommends creation of Telangana, Cabinet to discuss report tmmorrow 04-12-2013 10:08 PM

    New Delhi: The Union Cabinet will on Thursday discuss the report on Telangana and the draft bill to create the new state as the GoM completed its work tonight and is believed to have recommended merger of two districts of Rayalseema with the proposed state. Emerging from an hour-long meeting,...
  • YSR Congress, TRS oppose 'Rayala Telangana' proposal 03-12-2013 10:13 PM

    Hyderabad: YSR Congress and Telangana Rashtra Samiti on Tuesday opposed the proposal for including two districts of Rayalseema in the new Telangana state to be carved out from Andhra Pradesh. The TRS has called for protests in the region for the next three days against the Rayala Telangana proposal, which...
  • Seemandhra comes to a standstill over Telangana 22-08-2013 10:49 AM

    Hyderabad: As a fall out of the Telangana decision, the Seemandhra region has come to a standstill. No public transport is available in Andhra and Rayalaseema. At least 2.5 lakh teachers has joined the indefinite strike called by the government employees. 23-year-old Ravi's family is spread over both Telanagana and...
  • Bandhs in Andhra, Tirupati to protest against Telangana 17-08-2013 11:37 AM

    Hyderabad: People have been organising bandhs in Tirupati and Andhra to protest against the decision on Telangana. Private transport operators have declared a 24-hour bandh here to support a united Andhra protest. With the Andhra Pradesh Road Transport Corporation employees also joining the anti-telangana protests, most pilgrims are relying on...
  • Cong sets up 4-member committee to address concerns of Seemandhra MPs 07-08-2013 04:25 PM

    New Delhi: As protests over Telangana intensify, the Congress on Wednesday set up a four-member committee to address concerns of party MPs from Seemandhra region of Andhra Pradesh. The four-member committee includes Congress General Secretary Digvijaya Singh, Congress President Sonia Gandhi's political secretary Ahmed Patel, Petroleum Minister Veerappa Moily and...
  • Sonia asks Telangana leaders to exercise restraint 31-07-2013 08:48 PM

    New Delhi: Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Wednesday asked Telangana leaders to maintain "restraint, brotherhood and cordial relations" with people of Andhra and Rayalseema regions as the process started for creation of a separate state. A delegation comprising Union Ministers S Jaipal Reddy, Balram Naik, MPs Ponnam Prabhakar, S Rajaiah,...
  • Map: The aspiring states of India 16-11-2011 09:28 PM

    New Delhi: The debate on splitting larger states has once again come to the forefront with Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister announcing plans for carving out four new states: Purvanchal, Bundelkhand, Awadh and Paschim Pradesh/Harit Pradesh. There have been long standing demands across India for the formation of new states and...
  • Rayalseema leaders to urge Centre to keep AP united 15-10-2011 12:52 AM

    Kadapa: In the backdrop of Telangana agitation, leaders from four districts of Andhra Pradesh's Rayalseema region on Friday resolved to request the Central government to keep the state united. Rajya Sabha MP and TDP leader MV Mysoora Reddy moved the resolutions at the end of the meeting among the leaders...