JAC

Realtors extend boycott of cement purchase in AP, Telangana

Stepping up their demand for withdrawing a "steep and unjustified hike" in cement prices, the Joint Action Committee (JAC) of builders in Telangana and Andhra Pradesh on Saturday decided to extend the boycott on buying cement by another week till July 26.

Seemandhra lawyers to continue their stir till Nov 23: JAC

The Seemandhra Laywers Joint Action Committee (JAC) on Saturday decided to continue abstaining from court work till November 23 to protest against the proposed cabinet decision to bifurcate Andhra Pradesh.

Seemandhra legislators should withdraw support to govt: JAC

Seemandhra Lawyers Joint Action Committee (JAC) on Sunday alleged that MLAs and MPs from the region remained complacent even as the division of Andhra Pradesh was being finalised by the Congress-led UPA government at Centre.

Activists urge AP MLAs to lead anti-Telangana agitation

Anti-Telangana Joint Action Committee (JAC) of Krishna demanded that people`s representatives from all political parties resign immediately and lead a movement against bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh.

Telangana supporters to go ahead with August 1 sit-in

Telangana supporters on Monday said they would continue their struggle though a favourable statement is expected to come from the Centre on the separate statehood demand on Tuesday.

Tension in Warangal after student`s suicide over Telangana

Tension prevailed in Warangal on Tuesday after the last rites of Neeraj Bharadwaj (22), an engineering student who committed suicide demanding that the Centre concede a separate Telangana state, was performed by his father.

TRS MLA, others held while trying to attend a protest

TRS leaders were arrested here on Sunday for defying police ban to stage a protest demanding separate statehood to Telangana.

Hyderabad tense as Telangana JAC defy ban on protest

Tension prevailed in Hyderabad Sunday as Telangana JAC is determined to defy the police ban to launch 36-hour protest seeking separate statehood to Telangana.

Telanaga issue: JAC to decide about agitation

The Telangana political Joint
Action Committee (JAC) would meet in Hyderabad tomorrow to finalise
its future course of action.

Jagan’s hunger fast stokes Telangana fire

Kadapa MP YS Jagan Mohan Reddy is set to hold a 48-hour long fast at Armoor in Nizamabad district over farmers` problems on Tuesday.

TRS, JAC vow to stall Chandrababu`s Warangal visit

Alleging that TDP chief N Chandrababu Naidu is against separate Telangana demand, TRS and JAC vowed to stall his proposed tour to Warangal district.

JAC demands bill for separate Telangana in Parl

The Telangana political JAC, demanded that a bill for formation of the
separate state be introduced in the winter session of
Parliament.

Telangana bandh hits normal life

Normal life was disrupted in the
Telangana region on Monday due to a bandh called by the Telangana
Joint Action Committee.

Telangana JAC calls for bandh tomorrow

The Telangana Joint Action Committee has called for a bandh in the region on Monday in support of the demand for creation of a separate state.

Talks between govt, Telangana employees fail

Talks between the Andhra Pradesh government and striking employees in Telangana region failed on Wednesday with the latter putting forth a charter of demands as a precondition for any further discussions.

JAC postpones rail blockade in Telangana by 3 days

A two-day rail blockade called by JAC last month had forced the railways to cancel all the trains.

JAC to intensify Telangana agitation

Telangana political Joint Action
Committee (JAC), the grouping of parties seeking separate
Telangana state, on Monday announced another round of agitation
programmes.

Telangana JAC rules out postponing strike

The Telangana JAC Monday ruled out postponing the proposed indefinite mass strike from Sep 6 to press the demand for a separate Telangana state.

Telangana: JAC launches grand sit-in in Hyderabad

Telangana political Joint Action
Committee (JAC) launched its `strike by all sections of
people` for the separate statehood, with staging of a `maha
dharna` (grand sit-in) here.

Agitation in phased way from Aug 17: Telangana JAC

"We have decided to start the all-people`s strike on August 17 but it will begin by mobilising people from the village level", JAC convener said.