Seemandhra

  • Telangana gears up for door-to-door survey tomorrow, shutdown likely 4 days ago

    Hyderabad: India's newest state Telangana will be witnessing an unprecedented door-to-door survey on Tuesday. 'Telangana Samagra Kutumba Survey' or 'Telangana Intensive Household Survey' will cover over 84 lakh households in the state. The enumerators will visit all houses in all 10 districts of the state. The survey has generated a...
  • Deve Gowda's son's Rs 40 crore demand: When Vidhana Souda became a glass house July 9, 2014

    Bangalore: A clash between farmers and policemen over a power project. The alleged attack on policemen by an MLA. Errors in agriculture rights documents. The power crisis. Losing an industrial project to charming neighbour Seemandhra. Just about everything under the sun and the moon came up for discussion in the Assembly...
  • Sonia asks Modi to fulfill promises made by UPA to Seemandhra June 14, 2014

    New Delhi: UPA Chairperson Sonia Gandhi has written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi urging him to implement the commitments made by the previous Congress-led government to Seemandhra which include grant of special category status to it and execution of Polavaram multi-purpose irrigation project. She said the Andhra Pradesh Reorganisation Act, 2014,...
  • First Chief Minister KCR set to guide Telangana's destiny June 2, 2014

    Hyderabad: For TRS president K Chandrasekhar Rao, the metamorphosis from being the leader of separate statehood agitation by starting of with only a handful of supporters in 2001 to securing majority on his own and occupying the Chief Minister's chair in Telangana today is complete. The 60-year-old KCR, as he is...
  • Chandrababu Naidu invites KCR for his swearing-in ceremony June 2, 2014

    Hyderabad: Telugu Desam Party (TDP) President N Chandrababu Naidu rang up Telangana Rashtra Telangana Rashtra Samiti chief K Chandrasekhar Rao (KCR), who took over as Telangana's first Chief Minister on Monday and invited the latter to his swearing-in ceremony as Andhra Pradesh CM on June 8. Though KCR did not extend...
  • Andhra Pradesh split, India's 29th state Telangana is born June 2, 2014

    Hyderabad: Telangana, India's newest and the 29th state is born. The ten districts of the new state broke into celebrations at midnight. The Government of India had fixed June 2 as the appointed date for the new state, which it created by passing a Bill in Parliament in February. The...
  • President's Rule revoked in Telangana June 2, 2014

    New Delhi: President's Rule imposed in united Andhra Pradesh was revoked partially on Monday to facilitate swearing-in of a government in the newly-created Telangana headed by TRS chief K Chandrasekhar Rao. However, the central rule will continue in the residual Andhra Pradesh till TDP chief N Chandrababu Naidu takes charge as...
  • Live: CM KC Rao joins 'Telangana Formation Day' celebrations June 2, 2014

    India has finally got its 29th state with the formation of Telangana. The streets of Hyderabad have been filled with celebrations since midnight. ...
  • President's rule in Telangana to be revoked on Monday June 1, 2014

    New Delhi: President's rule imposed in united Andhra Pradesh will be revoked partially on Monday to facilitate swearing-in of a government in the newly-created Telangana headed by TRS chief K Chandrasekhar Rao. However, the central rule will continue in the residual Andhra Pradesh till TDP chief N Chandrababu Naidu takes charge...
  • No central leaders invited for KCR's swearing-in as Telangana CM May 31, 2014

    Hyderabad: TRS President K Chandrasekhar Rao will be sworn in as the Chief Minister of the newly carved Telangana state on Monday. But a miffed KCR has ensured that no central leaders are invited for the swearing in ceremony. This after the Centre passed an ordinance on the Polavaram project....
  • TDP to elect Chandrababu Naidu as legislature party leader on June 4 May 31, 2014

    Tirupati: The famous temple city of Tirupati is being decked up for the June 4 meeting of TDP MLAs, where N Chandrababu Naidu will be elected as the legislature party leader. Party sources said on Saturday that Naidu, an ardent devotee of Lord Venkateswara, had expressed his desire to be elected...
  • Chandrababu Naidu invites PM Modi to his swearing-in ceremony June 14, 2014

    New Delhi: Seemandhra Chief Minister-designate N Chandrababu Naidu met Prime Minister Narendra Modi and invited him to his swearing-in ceremony on June 8. "I have invited the Prime Minister for the swearing-in ceremony, which is going to take place on June 8 at a place between Vijaywada and Guntur in Guntur...
  • Naidu meets PM, seeks special category status for residual AP May 30, 2014

    New Delhi: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister-designate N Chandrababu Naidu today met Prime Minister Narendra Modi and demanded special category status for the residual state. "The Andhra Pradesh residual state should also be given industrial incentives like it was offered or provided to Uttarakhand and Himachal Pradesh. A special package should also be...
  • AP bifurcation: Government makes provisional allocation of buildings May 30, 2014

    Hyderabad: With just two days remaining for separate Telangana and (new) Andhra Pradesh to come into existence, the AP government on Friday made provisional allocation of several buildings which would house the Legislative Assembly, Legislative Council, Secretariat to the two successor states. According to a Government Order (GO) issued by the...
  • Administrative confusion, dispute between CM-designate of Seemandhra, Telangana May 30, 2014

    Hyderabad: Three days before the first governments formally take over the states of Telangana and Seemandhra, administrative confusion and disputes are already causing upheaval. TRS Chief and Telangana chief minister-designate K Chandrasekhar Rao called for a bandh on Thursday as he protested against the Centre's Ordinance to merge seven mandals...
  • Planning Commission working on special status for Seemandhra: Jaitley June 14, 2014

    New Delhi: Ahead of the division of the state of Andhra Pradesh on June 2, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Friday said that he will honour all commitments to Seemandhra and Telangana. Jaitley said, "We will honour all commitments to Seemandhara and Telangana. The Planning Commission is working on special...
  • President signs ordinance to merge 7 Telangana mandals with Seemandhra May 29, 2014

    President Pranab Mukherjee has signed the ordinance to hand over seven mandals in Telangana to Seemandhra after the Cabinet's clearance of the Polavaram project ordinance. The Modi government's decision on Polavaram has generated protests in Telangana. Telangana Chief Minister-designate K Chandrasekhar Rao has called for a bandh in the state...
  • AP: Cabinet clears Polavaram Project Ordinance, TRS calls for bandh May 28, 2014

    New Delhi: Ahead of Andhra Pradesh's bifurcation on June 2, the Cabinet had cleared the Polavaram Irrigation Project Ordinance on Tuesday which merged seven mandals of Telanagana into Seemandhra, said sources on Wednesday. The Ordinance is with President Pranab Mukherjee awaiting his approval. Telangana Chief Minister-designate K Chandrasekhar Rao has called...
  • Telangana: Delay in government employees allotment may cause tension May 28, 2014

    Hyderabad: The Centre is likely to come out with the provisional allotment of All India Service, state service and other staffers by June 2. It means the Union government will issue orders that till a final decision is taken, the government employees will work on 'work where you are basis'. This...
  • Countdown begins for the formation of a separate Telangana May 28, 2014

    Hyderabad: With the 'Appointed Day' (June 2) when Telangana and (new) Andhra Pradesh would come into existence drawing closer, the countdown has begun for the formal bifurcation of AP. As the mammoth task of dividing assets, liabilities and employees is underway, the bitterness that was witnessed in the run-up to...
  • AP: KCR vs Naidu fight escalates as Telangana creation day nears May 23, 2014

    Hyderabad: As it is oft heard in Hyderabad these days, that Andhra Pradesh before partition was like a 'Hindu undivided family', but after the split, it looks like a Hindu divided family, the new state of Telangana and the residuary state Seemandhra are fighting over property and almost everything. Telangana...
  • TDP, TRS win Seemandhra, Telangana assembly polls May 17, 2014

    Hyderabad: TDP and TRS stormed to power with a bang in Seemandhra and Telangana respectively, while Congress ended up as the biggest loser in Lok Sabha as well as Legislative Assembly polls held in undivided Andhra Pradesh. The TDP-BJP alliance has won 106 of the 175 assembly seats in Seemandhra, winning...
  • Will be CM of Seemandhra and develop it like Hyderabad: Naidu May 17, 2014

    New Delhi: Chandrababu Naidu, the chief of the Telugu Desam Party (TDP) which has steamrolled its opposition in Seemandhra in the Assembly election, on Saturday said that he will do all it takes to develop the new state and even work with rival K Chandrasekhar Rao (KCR) of the Telangana...
  • Andhra results: What TDP chief N Chandrababu Naidu told CNN-IBN May 17, 2014

    Telugu Desam Party chief N Chandrababu Naidu is all set to become Chief Minister again when his party returned to power after a ten-year gap, putting up a spectacular performance in Seemandhra assembly elections, drubbing YSR Congress Party with Congress drawing a blank in the 175-member House. ...
  • Lok Sabha elections: TRS sweeps Telangana, Congress bites dust, KCR the king May 16, 2014

    Hyderabad: After Narendra Modi, perhaps the biggest winner in this election is TRS chief K Chandrashekhararao. Rao, the chief of TRS has achieved almost everything he wanted to achieve in just 14 years. In 2001, he quit the TDP to make Telangana state a reality. He got his Telangana in...
  • Lok Sabha elections: Read list of winners in Andhra Pradesh May 16, 2014

    Hyderabad: It's a win-win day for Telugu Desam Party as it has won 16 seats out of the 42 in Andhra Pradesh. TRS has registered victory in 11 seats and YSR Congress in nine seats. Following is the list of winners in Andhra Pradesh: Adilabad- Godam Nagesh (TRS) Amalapuram- Dr Pandula Ravindra...
  • Andhra: TRS leads Assembly, LS polls in Telangana; TDP ahead in Seemandhra May 16, 2014

    Hyderabad: The divided state of Andhra Pradesh is witnessing a fascinating contest. In Telangana, the Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) is leading and it expected to cross half way mark easily. The TRS is ahead in both the Assembly and Lok Sabha election. The KCR-led TRS is leading in 48 Assembly seats...
  • Andhra: Naidu makes a comeback as CM after 10 years, Jagan fights hard only to lose May 16, 2014

    Hyderabad:One of the biggest surprises of this election is return of the Telugu Desam Party (TDP) chief N Chandrababu Naidu. Many in the political circles of AP were already preparing his political obituary. Most in Seemandhra had no doubt over the victory of the YSRCP led by Y S Jaganmohan...
  • Seemandhra, Telangana poll results are curtain raisers: Modi May 12, 2014

    Ahmedabad: BJP's prime ministerial nominee Narendra Modi said on Monday that results of municipal elections in Seemandhra and Telangana are curtain raisers for the results to be declared on May 16. "Congratulations to the people of Seemandhra and Telangana for giving favourable results today in municipal elections to the Telugu Desam...
  • Post-poll survey: Congress leads in Karnataka, Kerala; routed in TN, AP May 14, 2014

    The 'Narendra Modi wave' does not seem to have impacted the South India with 131 Lok Sabha seats. According to CNN-IBN-CSDS-Lokniti post-poll survey, the Congress-led UPA is expected to do much better than other regions of the country. This part of India has many strong regional parties and no national...