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.
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.
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.
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.
29 Apr 2016
Ahmedabad: Under pressure due to Patel quota agitation, BJP government in Gujarat today announced 10 percent reservation for the economically backward among upper castes, which include Patidars, with a family income cap of Rs 6 lakh a year to avail the benefit.
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.
29 Apr 2016
Gandhinagar: Facing the heat over Patel quota agitation, the BJP government in Gujarat today announced 10 percent reservation for the economically backward among upper castes up to an annual family income of Rs 6 lakh, but the Hardik Patel-led outfit rejected it.
30 Apr 2016
Ahmedabad: A section of legal experts yesterday was of the view that Gujarat government's decision to give 10 percent reservation to the Economically Backward Classes (EBCs) would not stand the current legal test though some felt it can survive if the apex court were to reconsider its 1992 judgement.
23 Feb 2016
New Delhi: Delhi continued to be hit by serious water crisis as the city is yet to get water from Munak canal originating in Jat quota stir-hit Haryana, Water Minister Kapil Mishra said.