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Protests in Chennai bring traffic to halt

Chennai: The city on Wednes­day witnessed four different protests, the police being hard pressed to regulate both the traffic and the crowds.
More than 3,000 members of the Tamil Nadu Elementary Scho

United AP stir: Seemandhra lawyers to abstain from court work

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Rajahmundry: Seemandhra Lawyers Joint Action Committee (JAC) will stay away from court proceedings till September 29 in protest against Centre's decision to bifurcate Andhra Pradesh.
The JAC co-conve

Stirs drive students out of AP


Hyderabad: Over 90,000 out of 2.18 lakh students who had qualified in Eamcet engineering stream this year stayed away from counselling. College managements attribute this to a large number of student

Telangana parties call for 24-hr stir, to block seemandhra men


Hyderabad: The Telangana Joint Action Committee and the Madiga Reservation Porata Samiti have called for a 24-hour bandh from Friday night to Saturday night to protest against the Save Andhra Pradesh

NH-expansion Takes its toll

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Kozhikode: The Mannuthy-Angamaly stretch of the National Highway, the first major part of the national highway network in the state to become a toll highway, is turning out to be a major hurdle for t

Telangana: Protests continue unabated against Andhra Pradesh bifurcation


Hyderabad: The coastal Andhra and Rayalaseema regions continued to simmer over the proposed division of Andhra Pradesh as supporters of united Andhra Pradesh organised massive protests across the two

Indefinite stir by Secretariat staff


Hyderabad: Secretariat employees from Andhra and Rayalaseema regions will go on indefinite strike from September 3 in protest against the state’s proposed bifurcation.
In that connection, the newly f

Two MLAs begin indefinite fast in Nellore


Nellore: YSR Congress Kovur legislator Nallaprerddy Prasanna Kumar Reddy and Venkatagiri Telugu Desam legislator K. Ramakrishna have resorted to indefinite fast protesting against the proposal to div

School student killed, 14 injured in clash


Jorhat, Assam: A school student was killed and 14 others, including nine policemen, were injured in a clash which led to police firing in a tea estate in Assam's Jorhat district, police sources said

Solar scam: LDF workers lay siege to govt secretariat


Thiruvananthapuram: In one of the biggest protests witnessed by politically hyperactive Kerala, thousands of LDF workers on Monday laid siege of the Government secretariat here as part of their indef

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