After a regional party blocked the National Highway and lone railway line in Tripura for more than 10 days demanding a separate state for tribals, another tribal entity on Wednesday threatened to launch an agitation over the same demand.Jul 26, 2017, 16:59 PM IST
Pro-Gorkhaland activists took out rallies in Darjeeling on Tuesday during the day but no incident of violence or arson was reported by the police.
Jul 25, 2017, 17:12 PM IST
Rajya Sabha MP Vijay Darda has demanded separate statehood for Vidarbha citing problems faced by people of the region.Jun 15, 2014, 10:50 AM IST
Ruling CPI(M) rejected the demand for a separate state within Tripura Tribal Areas Autonomous District Council.Aug 27, 2013, 00:39 AM IST
Shobhaa De said she was happy to break her silence and was not feeling intimidated.Aug 01, 2013, 20:44 PM IST
Terming Shobhaa De`s tweet suggesting separate statehood for Mumbai as "frivolous", Maharashtra CM said the state will remain united.Aug 01, 2013, 20:37 PM IST
In what could be music to the ears of Mamata Banerjee, Gorkha Janamukti Morcha virtually ruled out the demand for the creation of a separate state.Oct 11, 2011, 16:29 PM IST
The indefinite general strike in AP`s Telangana region to demand a separate state continued for 3rd day on Thursday, crippling the administration.Sep 15, 2011, 14:20 PM IST
Several persons were injured after police resorted to lathicharge to disperse an agitated mob on railway tracks in lower
Assam on Tuesday.
The PMK asked the UN and the international community, including India, to initiate
steps for the formation of a separate Tamil nation within Sri Lanka.
A delegation of the GJM, a forum crusading for the formation of a separate Gorkhaland state, said the interim council would not, in any way, dilute their demand for a separate State.Aug 20, 2010, 14:53 PM IST
Congress legislators from
Rayalaseema today voiced their opposition to the division of
Andhra Pradesh asserting that formation of a separate state is
no solution to backwardness of various regions.
In the wake of the government
considering creation of Telangana state, an organisation
working for the cause of Maithils today demanded statehood for
Mithila region spread over parts of Bihar and Jharkhand.
UP Chief Minister Mayawati has written to the PM, demanding a separate ‘Purvanchal’ state.Dec 13, 2009, 23:24 PM IST
Amid the Centre`s move to initiate
the process for creation of Telengana state, the demand for
statehood to Vidarbha in Maharashtra gained momentum.
If Andhra Pradesh is to be
split to create a separate Telangana state, then there are
similar demands from other regions in the state too.