26 Nov 2015
New Delhi: In a much-needed relief to the physically-challenged persons availing concessional rail fares, Railways has rationalised provisions for allotment of berths in a sleeper class under such quota by earmarking middle seat for the accompanying passenger.
26 Nov 2015
Bhubaneswar:The Odisha cabinet today approved a proposal to amend statutory provisions to include anti-defection measures in urban local bodies and zila parishads and to ensure reservation for women in district planning committees.
25 Nov 2015
Ahmedabad: Gujarat Chief Minister Anandiben Patel yesterday blamed the Opposition for turning her own Patel community against her through the 'reservation conspiracy' to extract political benefit during the local body elections.
27 Aug 2015
Chandigarh: Backing the Patel community's demand for reservation in Gujarat, Jats in Haryana today threatened to launch an agitation in the state to press for their demand of OBC quota.
31 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Patel quota stir leader Hardik Patel, who said he wants to include castes like Kurmis and Gujjars in his agitation for reservation, yesterday faced opposition from a section of Gujjar leaders here during an event held to felicitate him.
18 Nov 2015
Alirajpur: Ahead of the November 21 by-polls to Ratlam-Jhabua Lok Sabha constituency in Madhya Pradesh, Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan today asserted that there would be no rethink on the issue of reservations.
18 Apr 2015
Mathura: A Jat group on Friday warned that they would "block" basic supplies like milk, water, and power to Delhi unless the Centre restores reservation for them under OBC quota which was set aside by the Supreme Court in March this year.
26 Mar 2015
Chandigarh: Union Minister Birender Singh said a delegation would meet the prime minister and the BJP president in Delhi on Thursday regarding the next course of action in the wake of a recent Supreme Court order cancelling the reservation granted to Jats under the OBC category.
15 Jun 2015
Meerut: In a bid to seek reintroduction of reservation for Jats, which was cancelled by the Supreme Court in March, the community has decided to gherao the residences of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and other Cabinet Ministers in July.
24 Mar 2015
New Delhi: Jat leaders of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) from various states, including Ministers and MPs, met party president Amit Shah on Monday and apprised him of the situation in the wake of Supreme Court orders canceling reservation granted to Jats under the OBC category.