Telangana Crisis

  • Cong MPs want to remain in party and still want to be protagonists of Telangana cause: K Nageshwar January 31, 2013

    Political analyst & independent member of Andhra Pradesh legislative council K Nageshwar joined IBNLive readers for an interaction on the Telangana conundrum. Q. For Congress does every thing revolves around vote bank politics and number of seats a decision will give them. Asked by: srinivass A. Unfortunately yes,...
  • Sonia steps up discussions on Telangana issue January 3, 2013

    New Delhi: Close on the heels of all-party meeting on Telangana issue, Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Thursday held consultations with senior party leaders as it prepared to take a decision on the vexed matter by the promised month end. Sonia held consultations with Union Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde, his predecessor...
  • Decision on Telangana within a month, assures Shinde December 28, 2012

    The announcement was made by Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde after an all-party meeting held in Delhi. ...
  • TDP chief arrives in Telangana for foot march October 23, 2012

    Hyderabad: Telugu Desam Party president N Chandrababu Naidu entered Telangana on Monday as part of his ongoing "Vastunna Meekosam" foot march. Winding up the Rayalaseema-leg of his 117-day foot march on the 21st day, Chandrababu arrived in Rajoli in Mahbubnagar district to a rousing reception by scores of TDP leaders...
  • No misinformation to Centre on Telangana: Andhra CM October 2, 2012

    Even as the renewed demand for Telangana has seen a spate of violence, AP CM Kiran Kumar Reddy maintains that there has been no misinformation to the Centre. ...
  • TRS meeting on Telangana begins from Aug 24 August 15, 2012

    Hyderabad: TRS president K Chandrasekhar Rao would be holding a three-day meeting with party MLAs and other leaders later in August to chalk out a strategy on the Telangana issue. Rao would organise a joint meeting of party's polit bureau, MLAs, district unit presidents and other party functionaries on August 24,...
  • Separate Telangana will be a reality soon: TRS July 13, 2012

    Hyderabad: TRS President K Chandrasekhar Rao on Thursday said he is getting indications that formation of separate Telangana state would very soon be a reality. "There are ample opportunities for Telangana to be a reality in a short period, in August or September, as per the information we are getting," he...
  • Telangana state top priority for NDA: Shahnawaz June 10, 2012

    Hyderabad: Reiterating BJP's commitment towards smaller states, former Union Minister and party's official spokesperson Shahnawaz Hussain on Sunday assured that NDA's first decision after coming to power at the Centre would be creation of separate Telangana state. "The party is totally committed for Telangana state and first decision of the NDA,...
  • Telangana cannot be wished away, shows bypoll March 21, 2012

    Hyderabad: The writing on the wall has become clearer for the ruling Congress and principal opposition Telugu Desam Party in Andhra Pradesh: they are facing a serious survival threat and the demand for a separate Telangana state cannot be wished away. Results of the by-elections to seven Assembly seats saw Congress...
  • Form Telangana by New Year: Advani to Congress October 19, 2011

    Nizamabad (AP): Playing up the Telangana issue, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader L K Advani on Wednesday accused the UPA government of going back on its promise and dragging the region into misery and asked it to shun its "indecisiveness" to make the statehood dream a reality by New Year. "I...
  • Key Cong meet fails to break Telangana deadlock October 12, 2011

    New Delhi: The Congress core committee that met on Tuesday to discuss the Telangana crisis issue ended with no solution to the stalemate. The party's stand on the demand for separate statehood remained unclear even as Congress MPs from the Telanagana region put pressure on their high command. The MPs even urged...
  • Azad submits Telangana report, Sonia to decide September 30, 2011

    New Delhi: The Congress finally woke up to the Telangana crisis on Friday as the agitation in the region entered the 18th day. A day after Finance Minister and senior leader Pranab Mukherjee held discussions with Congress MPs over the issue, Andhra Pradesh in-charge Ghulam Nabi Azad submitted a report...