06 Jun 2016
Chandigarh: The Punjab and Haryana High Court today refused to vacate the stay granted by it last month on Haryana government's decision to grant reservation to Jats and five other communities in jobs and educational institutions.
05 Jun 2016
Chandigarh: At least nine districts in Haryana were on high alert today as a section of Jat community renewed their agitation for reservation.
26 May 2016
Chandigarh: Punjab and Haryana High Court today stayed the reservation for Jats and five other communities provided by the Haryana government under a newly carved Backward Classes (C) category.
03 Jun 2016
New Delhi: With Jats deciding to launch quota agitation again, Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar said his government will not allow peace to be disturbed as he met BJP chief Amit Shah here to deliberate on the sensitive issue.
24 Jun 2016
Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Council yesterday rejected a private member's bill seeking 20 percent reservation for women in appointment by direct recruitment in the state.
29 Mar 2016
Chandigarh: The Haryana Assembly unanimously passed a bill to provide reservation to Jat and other communities. There was immediate Opposition to the bill from other communities.
28 Feb 2016
Muzaffarnagar: Hundreds of people from backward classes community took out a silent protest march demanding withdrawal of reservations given to Jats in Uttar Pradesh.
18 Mar 2016
Chandigarh: Union Minister Birender Singh today supported the Jat communities demand for quota stating that the Haryana government was committed to bring a Bill in this regard.
02 Jun 2016
Chandigarh: The "massive" deployment of army during the Jat quota stir in Harayna was enough to ward off a small-scale attack by an invading army, the Prakash Singh Committee, which has indicted several top state police and civil officials for failing to control the violence that left 30 people dead, has said.
29 Mar 2016
Chandigarh: Haryana Assembly today unanimously passed a Bill to provide reservation to Jats and five other communities in government jobs and educational institutions, ahead of the April 3 deadline set by the community which had launched a violent agitation last month.