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  • Centre delays decision on Telangana, seeks more time for 'consultation' January 27, 2013

    Ghulam Nabi Azad, Congress incharge of Andhra Pradesh's political affairs, said that the UPA Government needs more time to decide on the issue of separate statehood. ...
  • No deadline on Telangana, need more consultations: Azad January 27, 2013

    New Delhi: A decision on the contentious Telangana statehood demand will be delayed further with the Government and the Congress on Sunday stating that a "little more time" is needed to arrive at a final decision on the issue. Ghulam Nabi Azad, Congress incharge of Andhra Pradesh's political affairs, said that...
  • Telangana: Congress leaders to meet in evening January 27, 2013

    New Delhi: Government sources on Sunday said that all options were "still open" on the issue of the Telangana separate statehood. Senior Congress leaders are expected to hold a meeting in the evening on Sunday. The meeting will be attended by Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde, Ghulam Nabi Azad and...
  • Telangana turmoil: TRS leader KT Rama Rao courts arrest January 27, 2013

    Hyderabad: In a bid to mount pressure on the Centre over the Telangana separate statehood issue, Telangana Rashtra Samithi leader KT Rama Rao on Sunday morning courted arrest while the Telangana Joint Action Committee said that they would go ahead with its 36-hour hunger strike, despite a ban. Police had...
  • Mixed response in AP to Centre's move on Telangana December 5, 2012

    Hyderabad: The Centre's decision to convene a meeting of political parties of Andhra Pradesh on December 28 to discuss the Telangana issue evoked a mixed response in the state. Panchayat Raj Minister K Jana Reddy, who leads Telangana Congress leaders in their campaign for statehood, hoped the meet will lead...
  • AP: Fissures in Telangana camp out in the open October 6, 2012

    Hyderabad: At a time when the movement for a separate Telangana state appears to be entering a decisive phase, the differences among its protagonists have come out in the open. The Telangana Joint Action Committee (JAC) and the Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) are at loggerheads, a fact that became clear...
  • Hyderabad continues to suffer amidst Telangana chaos October 2, 2012

    Hyderabad: The agitation for separate statehood by pro-Telangana groups is set to intensify in Hyderabad. The Telangana Joint Action Committee (TJAC) is planning a silent protest at Indira Park on Tuesday. Activists are expected to begin an indefinite hunger strike too amidst tight security for the ongoing 19-day UN Conference...
  • Schools, colleges closed in Hyderabad, Telangana October 1, 2012

    Hyderabad: Several educational institutions in Telangana region, including Hyderabad, have shut down on Monday following a bandh call by pro-Telangana groups. Telangana student unions including Osmania University Students Joint Action Committee gave a bandh call on Monday, protesting the alleged high-handedness of police during the 'Telangana March' in support of...
  • Telangana rally: Andhra government on tenterhooks September 30, 2012

    Hyderabad: The Nizams' City - Hyderabad - is all set for a massive rally on Sunday in support of a separate state - Telangana. The Hussain Sagar lake will be focus of the rally which is expected to be attended by all parties. The Telangana Joint Action Committee (TJAC) has...
  • AP: Telangana shadow on 1st intl biodiversity summit September 25, 2012

    Hyderabad: The Andhra Pradesh government is going out of its way to make the India debut of the International Biodiversity Summit a success. The summit begins on October 1 and despite protests planned by the Telangana supporters a day before, the government has said that the event will be smooth. The...
  • Telangana demand picks up momentum September 5, 2012

    New Delhi/Hyderabad: The demand for separate statehood to Telangana region of Andhra Pradesh is picking up momentum with the BJP's fast in the national capital on Wednesday and a committee setting a Sep 29 deadline for the UPA government to initiate the process for the same. The Telangana Joint Action...
  • TRS lukewarm to Telangana March plan August 9, 2012

    Hyderabad: The September 30 Telangana March called by the Telangana Joint Action Committee (TJAC) may not get full throttle support from the Telangana Rashtra Samiti (TRS), what with the differences between TRS chief K Chandrasekhara Rao and TJAC chairman Prof M Kodandaram reaching a flash point. TRS leader B Vinod, while...
  • AP: KCR, TJAC at odds over Telangana plan July 11, 2012

    Hyderabad: Differences appear to have cropped up between TJAC (Telangana Joint Action Committee) leadership and TRS chief K Chandrasekhara Rao, with the latter not in favour of relaunching the agitation for separate state. TJAC had decided to relaunch the agitation on August 1 and organise Telangana March on September 30...
  • AP: TJAC to show feuding TRS & BJP the door? May 16, 2012

    HYDERABAD: Vexed by the adamance of the TRS and the BJP on contesting the Parakal Assembly byelection, the Telangana Joint Action Committee (TJAC) has decided to work with no political party in the Telangana region and to show the exit door for its political constituents, particularly the TRS and BJP,...
  • AP: TJAC in a tight spot over Parkal bypoll April 23, 2012

    HYDERABAD: Telangana Joint Action Committee (TJAC) and TRS are on a collision course on several issues. This has led to many Telangana  activists wonder how long would the TJAC last. They believe that Parkal byelection would decide its fate.After the Centre's December 9 statement in 2009 on Telangana, TRS chief K...