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.
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.
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 Aug 2016
New Delhi: Amid increasing voices of criticism over Dalit atrocities, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) discussed the issue of growing class struggle over the reservation in the society during their coordination committee’s meeting organised in Bhopal.
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.
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.
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.
20 Feb 2016
Rohtak/Chandigarh: The situation in Haryana today continued to remain tense due to ongoing agitation carried out by Jat protesters, resulting which army personnel were deployed in eight districts. The soldiers have been deployed by air to the violence-hit Rohtak town because the protesters had dug up roads to block the entry of the military.
19 Feb 2016
Chandigarh: Internet and mobile SMS services have been suspended indefinitely by authorities in Rohtak district in the wake of protests by Jat community which is demanding reservation in government jobs and educational institutions under OBC category.