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Decision on Telangana issue is in final stage: Digvijay Singh

Last Updated: Monday, July 01, 2013, 22:48

The process of taking a decision on the protracted Telangana issue is in the final stage, Congress general secretary Digvijay Singh said on Monday.

BJP promises full statehood for Delhi if it comes to power

Last Updated: Sunday, June 09, 2013, 22:18

BJP on Sunday supported full statehood for Delhi in the political resolution accepted by the party at its two-day national executive meeting in Goa.

Rangasamy reiterates demand for statehood

Last Updated: Saturday, June 01, 2013, 13:45

Puducherry Chief Minister N Rangasamy on Saturday renewed the demand for statehood for Puducherry.

Mizoram observes 26th Statehood anniversary

Last Updated: Wednesday, February 20, 2013, 16:03

Though no official functions were organised, Mizoram on Wednesday observed the state day, the 26th anniversary of the attainment of statehood.

Arunachal celebrates 27th Statehood Day

Last Updated: Wednesday, February 20, 2013, 16:02

The 27th Statehood Day of Arunachal Pradesh went off to a colourful start at Indira Gandhi Park on morning with state governor Gen (Retd) JJ Singh unfurling the tricolour amidst showering of flower petals by three IAF helicopters.

Cong raked up Telangana statehood demand in 1999

Last Updated: Monday, January 28, 2013, 15:39

The Congress in Andhra Pradesh is now facing the heat over Telangana statehood, a demand it had originally raked up when it was in the opposition way back in 1999.

Centre`s statement evokes strong reaction from Telangana groups

Last Updated: Sunday, January 27, 2013, 21:33

The centre`s statement that it needs more time to take a decision on demand for separate statehood has evoked sharp reaction from Telangana groups.

Himachal celebrates 43rd statehood day

Last Updated: Friday, January 25, 2013, 18:07

Celebrating the 43rd statehood day of Himachal Pradesh, the state government on Friday announced to raise the social security pension from Rs 450 to Rs 500 per month.

Court asks police to file FIR against Karnataka minister

Last Updated: Tuesday, January 22, 2013, 23:36

A court directed police to register an FIR against K`taka Agriculture Minister for his statement in favour of separate statehood for North Karnataka.

Telangana issue: Cong MPs to meet on January 4

Last Updated: Sunday, December 30, 2012, 22:10

Congress MPs from Telangana region on Sunday said they would meet on January 4 to decide future course of action.

Parties mount pressure on Cong to clear stand on Telangana

Last Updated: Tuesday, December 25, 2012, 19:13

Pressure is mounting on the ruling Congress in Andhra Pradesh to spell out its stand clearly on the contentious Telangana statehood issue.

With statehood gift, Abbas returns to cheering Palestinians

Last Updated: Monday, December 03, 2012, 10:25

Mahmoud Abbas received a rhapsodic welcome by an ecstatic Palestinian crowd of thousands.