Centre should stick to bifurcation act: Telangana minister

The Centre should stick to the Andhra Pradesh Bifurcation Act 2014 on the issue of special powers to the Telangana governor, a state cabinet minister said Tuesday.

Andhra Pradesh bifurcation will be smooth: Governor

The bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh will be a smooth affair and all people, irrespective of their domicile, will be safe in Telangana, Governor ESL Narasimhan said on Friday.

Ashok Chavan opposes bifurcation of Maharashtra

Former Chief Minister Ashok Chavan on Friday opposed the idea of carving out another state from Maharashtra.

Andhra CM remains defiant, vows to stall bifurcation process

Refuting allegations that he was tacitly toeing the Congress high command`s line on the state bifurcation issue, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy on Thursday asserted he would continue his fight till the division process was stopped.

There is still scope to stall AP bifurcation process: Minister

Reiterating that the decision to bifurcate Andhra Pradesh was a "grave mistake", Union Textiles Minister Kavuri Sambasiva Rao on Saturday said the AP Reorganisation Bill-2013 was unlikely to be approved by Parliament.

Andhra bifurcation: Mixed response for Seemandhra bandh

The two-day bandh call given by the pro-United Andhra Pradesh groups against the Cabinet`s nod for draft bill for bifurcation of the state has evoked a mixed response in the coastal Andhra and Rayalaseema regions.

Cabinet approves creation of Telangana state with 10 districts

The Union Cabinet on Thursday cleared a parliamentary bill for creation of Telangana state having 10 districts.

Take AP Legislature consent on bifurcation: Lok Satta

Lok Satta Party has requested President Pranab Mukherjee to ensure that Andhra Pradesh Legislature`s consent is obtained before a Bill is introduced in Parliament for bifurcation of the state.

Don`t treat employees as guinea pigs while bifurcating states: SC

The Supreme Court has said that during the bifurcation of states it was incumbent upon the state and central governments to address issues relating to state government and PSU employees as they could not be treated as guinea pigs and left high and dry for no fault of theirs.

Pvt hospitals, doctors join stir against AP bifurcation

Over 125 private hospitals remained closed in East Godavari district, while private doctors joined the protests against the bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh.

No Division of Meghalaya, says Mukul Sangma

Meghalaya Chief Minister Mukul Sangma Thursday dismissed the demand put forth by statehood activists to bifurcate this small north eastern state.

TDP MLA begins indefinite fast in Kadapa against bifurcation

Two TDP leaders, including an MLA from Proddatur Assembly constituency, here launched an indefinite fast today opposing the proposed bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh.

Non-Telangana leaders urged to `cooperate` for Andhra bifurcation

The pro-Telangana outfit organised today an event here, urging the leaders from non-Telangana regions to cooperate for the division of Andhra Pradesh.

Rally held for speedy bifurcation of Thane distric

An all party rally was organised by the Palghar Zila Mukhyalaya Samiti to press for the demand of bifurcation of Thane district by January 26 this year.

Bifurcation of States need of the hour: Ramaswamy

Prof N S Ramaswamy said bifurcation
of states was necessary to achieve desired progress and
reduce corruption.

Bangladesh Parliament splits Dhaka in two parts?

Parliament has passed the bill to split the Dhaka City Corporation (DCC) into two separate entities.

Govt plans bifurcation of Burdwan district

West Bengal government has
been planning to carve out as a separate district the
industrial region of Durgapur-Asansol in Burdwan district,
Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said on Saturday.

Thane BJP wants district to be bifurcated by Aug 1

The Thane unit of BJP has threatened to launch an agitation if its demand of bifurcating the district by August 15 is not acted upon by the state government.

Congress likely to take call on bifurcation of Thane

Maharashtra Pradesh Congress Committee (MPCC) general secretary Sanjay Dutt said that division of Thane district is a forgone conclusion and is on the anvil of the party.

Srikrishna panel asked to clear air on Andhra bifurcation issue

Industrialists in Andhra Pradesh
on Tuesday made a fervent appeal to the five-member Srikrishna
Committee, asking it to clear the air of uncertainty over the
state bifurcation issue.