Pro Telangana

  • Pro-Telangana protest: Students clash with police for second day June 13, 2013

    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...
  • Telangana: Protestors block Hyderabad-Bangalore highway March 21, 2013

    Hyderabad: TRS, BJP and other pro-Telangana organisations on Thursday began a 'Sadak Bandh' (road blockade) on the Hyderabad-Bangalore Highway in support of the separate statehood demand even as police denied permission for it. Leaders and workers of TRS, BJP and other organisations tried to enforce the blockade since morning by squatting...
  • Pro-Telangana parties to stage protest today March 21, 2013

    Hyderabad: The Telangana Political Joint Action Committee is set to organize a 'Sadak Bandh' on the Hyderabad-Bangalore highway today. This despite permission denied by the police. Demanding that the Centre accept the separate statehood demand immediately, Pro-Telangana parties and organisations would block traffic at various places along the highway in Telangana...
  • Pro-Telangana parties to hold protest on Thursday March 21, 2013

    Hyderabad: Pro-Telangana parties and organisations would enforce a 'sadak bandh' (road blockade) on the Hyderabad-Bangalore highway on Thursday though police has denied permission for the protest. Demanding that the Centre accept the separate statehood demand immediately, they would block traffic at various places along the highway in Telangana region. The Telangana...
  • Police fire teargas shells at Osmania University campus January 27, 2013

    Hyderabad: Police fired teargas shells on the campus of Osmania University here on January 27 to stop pro-Telangana students from taking out a rally, an official said. Tension prevailed on the campus as the police and paramilitary forces swung into action to disperse students pelting stones at them. Student leaders...
  • Pro-Telangana leaders threaten 'militant struggle' January 21, 2013

    Hyderabad: Even as the pro-unified Andhra Pradesh leaders stepped up activity in New Delhi, Telangana seeking groups on Monday threatened to launch a "militant struggle" if their demand for a separate state was not conceded by January 28, "as promised" by the Centre. Congress legislators from Telangana decided to go...
  • Telangana observes bandh a day after all-party meeting December 29, 2012

    Hyderabad: A bandh was being observed on December 29 in Telangana with statehood supporters staging demonstrations at various places in Andhra Pradesh. The shutdown has been called by TRS to protest the Centre's "indecision" on granting statehood to Telangana. BJP and Telangana Joint Action Committees are supporting the bandh, which...
  • Pro-Telangana forces should come together: Keshav Rao November 22, 2012

    Hyderabad: Senior Congress leader K Keshav Rao, who has been vocal in his campaign for separate statehood, on Wednesday, said that pro-Telangana forces should join hands in their fight for the common cause. "All pro-Telangana forces should come together in the fight for achieving separate statehood," he told reporters after meeting...
  • Cong yet to take a final view on Telangana: Azad April 23, 2012

    New Delhi: The Congress has concluded intra-party discussions on the separate Telangana issue but is yet to take a final decision, Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad said on Monday. "We have concluded our discussions with leaders of our party at all levels -- MPs, legislators, senior party leaders belonging to all...
  • Telangana protests continue in Andhra Pradesh October 23, 2011

    Hyderabad: Telangana supporters on Sunday continued rallies and other protests in support of the separate statehood demand. Leaders of pro-Telangana employees of the state electricity department observed a fast in Hyderabad, while several leaders from BJP and TRS expressed solidarity with them. Meanwhile, responding to the appeal made in Delhi by...
  • Telangana: AP Govt employees to launch protests August 8, 2011

    Hyderabad: Andhra Pradesh government employees and other people's organisations in Telangana region would launch their protests in support of the separate statehood demand, among others, from Monday. The government employees unions in Telangana would undertake protests like lunch-hour demonstrations and 'work to rule' from Monday and plan to intensify their stir...