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.
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.
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.
31 May 2016
Chandigarh: Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar yesterday said Jat leaders have assured him of staging dharnas peacefully in the state on June 5.
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.
04 Aug 2016
Ahmedabad: The Gujarat High Court on Thursday quashed a state ordinance on 10 per cent quota for economically backward classes among the unreserved category, in a setback to BJP government which had taken the step to pacify the agitating Patel community.
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.
22 Feb 2016
Bharatpur: The Jat agitation in Haryana today had its echo in eastern Rajasthan where protesters damaged two buses and blocked railway tracks and highway, prompting the district administration to impose prohibitory orders.
24 Feb 2016
Patna: Branding RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat's statement of forming a non-political committee on reservation as "extra constitutional", Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar said that the RSS and BJP wanted to scrap reservations for Dalits and OBCs.
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.