11 Aug 2014
New Delhi: The Narendra Modi government on Monday supported UPA regime's decision to include the Jat community in the Central OBC list for providing reservation and refuted the allegation in the Supreme Court that it was done to gain political mileage in the general elections.
26 Oct 2014
Chandigarh: The first BJP Cabinet in Haryana led by newly sworn-in Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar has given the lion's share of membership to the Ahirwal region and Karnal district while the number of ministers from the Jat community, which has dominated the politics of the state, stands at two.
20 Oct 2014
New Delhi: The Delhi High Court has sought response of the city government on an NGO's plea challenging its order that unaided minority schools are not obliged to provide free admission and tuition to students belonging to the Economically Weaker Section (EWS).
09 Apr 2014
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday refused to stay the Central government’s notification of including Jats in the Other Backward Classes (OBC) list.
15 Oct 2014
New Delhi: In its effort to deploy more women in law-and-order duties, the government is planning to reserve 33 per cent jobs in Delhi Police and police forces of all Union Territories.
03 Mar 2014
Muzaffarnagar: Jat leaders on Monday welcomed the Union Cabinet’s decision to include Jats in nine states in the central list of OBCs and said the move will help youths from the community in getting jobs.
14 Oct 2014
Geneva (Switzerland): Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan said India is pro-actively working for providing one-third reservation for women in Parliament and Legislative Assemblies.
21 Jan 2014
New Delhi: Reservation for Jats in Central Government jobs has moved a step forward with the National Commission for Backward Classes (NCBC) deciding to conduct public hearing in nine States before arriving at a conclusion.
03 Mar 2014
New Delhi: The Centre has decided to include the Jat community in the central list of OBCs in nine states, a move that is expected to benefit about nine crore people from the community.
14 Jan 2014
Lucknow: An organization, which is fighting for reservation for the Jat community in government jobs, has threatened to cut off water supply to Delhi in February if its demands are not met.