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Telangana Bandh over Polavaram Ordinance irks BJP

The Centre on Thursday promulgated an ordinance on Polavaram project merging some villages of Telangana in Seemandhra to rehabilitate those displaced by the project, just ahead of the formation of Telangana as the 29th state on June 2. The Andhra Pradesh Reorganisation (Amendment) Ordinance, 2014 amends Section 3 of the main Act on creation of Telangana. The move will help ...

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Elections: High turnout in Seemandhra; rival party workers clash

High turnout and sporadic clashes marked Wednesday’s polling for 25 Lok Sabha and 175 assembly seats in Seemandhra region of Andhra Pradesh. Around 20 people were injured in clashes between activists of rival parties. Additional SP was attacked in Jammalamadugu. Rigging was attempted by YSR congress party members and firing in air in many places. TDP member Rama subba reddy ...

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Elections in Seemandhra : Polling underway in Seemandhra amid sporadic clashes

Polling is underway Wednesday for 25 Lok Sabha and 175 assembly seats in Seemandhra amid sporadic clashes between activists of rival parties, officials said. Long queues were seen since early morning at many polling stations in 13 districts. Technical snag in Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) delayed start of the polling at few places. Chief Electoral Officer Bhanwarlal said the faulty ...

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