Andhra Pradesh reorganisation bill

Lok Sabha adjourned till 2 pm

The Lok Sabha was on Thursday adjourned till 2 pm amid uproar over the Tamil Nadu government`s decision to release all seven convicts in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case.

Feb 20, 2014, 06:18 AM IST

Protests in Rajya Sabha over Telangana, papers snatched from Secretary General

Noisy protests erupted in Rajya Sabha with members opposed to division of Andhra Pradesh trooping into the Well and a TDP member snatching papers from Secretary General Shumsher K Sheriff forcing two adjournments in the pre-lunch sitting.

Feb 19, 2014, 08:28 AM IST

Telangana Bill: Govt seeks BJP`s support

The government on Monday reached out to BJP to seek its support in passage of the contentious Andhra Pradesh Reorganisation Bill with Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde wanting the opposition party to spell out its concerns on the issue.

Feb 17, 2014, 18:58 PM IST

PM asks Kamal Nath to ensure order in LS for Telangana Bill`s passage

With the disrupting MPs being suspended from the Lok Sabha, PM asked Kamal Nath to ensure that the House is in order for passage of the Telangana bill and other legislations.

Feb 13, 2014, 22:43 PM IST

New capital for Seemandhra within 45 days, economic sops

To cool tempers in Seemandhra region, government has promised in Telangana Bill selection of a capital of residuary Andhra Pradesh within 45 days and tax incentives to promote its economic growth.

Feb 13, 2014, 17:31 PM IST

Telangana Bill may be introduced in Parliament on Thursday

Notwithstanding vociferous opposition, the government is expected to table the Telangana Bill in Lok Sabha on Thursday.

Feb 12, 2014, 23:57 PM IST

Seemandhra MPs to continue oppose Telangana Bill

Seemandhra ministers and MPs, including the six suspended legislators, on Wednesday held a crucial meeting, ahead of tabling of Telangana Bill in Parliament.

Feb 12, 2014, 23:48 PM IST

Govt should act on assurances it gave about AP division: Naidu

BJP leader M Venkaiah Naidu said his party will decide its approach vis-a-vis Telangana bill as per government`s response.

Feb 10, 2014, 00:17 AM IST

Telangana leaders to protest in AP Assembly on Telangana Bill Monday

Angry over CM N Kiran Kumar Reddy getting the AP Reorganisation Bill rejected in the state legislature, state ministers from Telangana region plan to voice their protest in the assembly.

Feb 09, 2014, 23:19 PM IST

AP Assembly to meet for vote-on-account amid political tension

Andhra Pradesh Assembly will meet from Monday for presentation of vote-on-account budget for 2014-15.

Feb 09, 2014, 21:37 PM IST

Can Congress break Telangana imbroglio; bill in Parliament next week?

The Congress-led UPA government is faced with an uphill task as far as the Telangana bill is concerned.

Feb 06, 2014, 06:15 AM IST

Telangana will be a reality, come what may: AP deputy CM

Andhra Pradesh Deputy CM and Congress leader Damodar Raja Narasimha on Wednesday said that the separate state of Telangana "will be a reality, come what may".

Feb 06, 2014, 02:49 AM IST

Andhra CM brings anti-Telangana protest to Delhi, meets President

The silent protest of Andhra Pradesh Chief minister Kiran Kumar Reddy opposing formation of Telangana at Jantar Mantar on Wednesday.

Feb 05, 2014, 08:12 AM IST

Seemandhra leaders burn Telangana bill in Bhogi fire

Various groups in Seemandhra Monday burnt the copies of Andhra Pradesh Reorganisation Bill, 2013, in Bhogi fire to oppose the state`s bifurcation.

Jan 13, 2014, 12:33 PM IST

Telangana: Debate on draft bill turns into political slugfest

The `historic` debate on the draft AP Reorganisation Bill-2013 continued in the Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly on Wednesday amid acrimonious scenes.

Jan 09, 2014, 19:53 PM IST

Azad hopes AP House will stick to timeframe on Telangana bill

Union Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad on Wednesday expressed hope the Andhra Pradesh legislative Assembly will send its decision on draft Telangana bill before the timeframe set by the President for the process to be carried forward by the Centre subsequently.

Jan 08, 2014, 21:24 PM IST

Deadlock continues over Telangana bill in Andhra Assembly

The logjam in the Andhra Pradesh assembly over the debate on the bill for formation of separate Telangana state continued Monday with the Business Advisory Committee (BAC) failing to resolve it.

Jan 06, 2014, 16:06 PM IST

TRS wants changes to be made in draft Telangana Bill

The TRS on Friday demanded that certain provisions like entrusting law and order to Governor in the draft Andhra Pradesh Reorganisation Bill approved by the Union Cabinet be corrected when it is passed in the Parliament.

Dec 06, 2013, 22:24 PM IST

KCR expresses reservations about draft Telangana bill

Reacting to Union Cabinet`s go-ahead for creation of Telangana with ten districts, TRS` K Chandrasekhar Rao expressed regret over certain provisions of draft Andhra Pradesh reorganisation bill.

Dec 05, 2013, 22:39 PM IST