Punjab and Haryana HC refuses to vacate stay on Jat reservation

Punjab and Haryana HC refuses to vacate stay on Jat reservation

The Punjab and Haryana High Court posted the matter for hearing on June 13.

Jat quota agitation: As it happened on June 5, 2016

Heavy security has been deployed in various districts of Haryana on Sunday ahead of statewide 'Jat Nyay' rally by Akhil Bharatiya Jat Aarakshan Samiti. Here are all the LIVE updates:-

Reservation row: All India Jat Aarakshan Sangharsh Samiti to challenge stay on quota in SC today

Reservation row: All India Jat Aarakshan Sangharsh Samiti to challenge stay on quota in SC today

All India Jat Aarakshan Sangharsh Samiti (AIJASS) is all set to challenge the interim stay on the Jat reservation quota by Punjab and Haryana High Court in the Supreme Court on Wednesday.

Haryana govt to issue Jat reservation notification tomorrow

Notably, on March 29, the Haryana Assembly had unanimously passed a Bill to provide reservation to Jats and five other communities in government jobs and educational institutions.

Haryana Jat agitation: Arson could not have taken place without political conspiracy, says CM

Haryana Jat agitation: Arson could not have taken place without political conspiracy, says CM

Asked who could be behind the violence, Khattar said the Judicial Commission would look into it and the guilty would not be spared. 

Murthal rapes during Jat agitation: Key witness Bobby Joshi abused, attacked with stones on NH-1?

Murthal rapes during Jat agitation: Key witness Bobby Joshi abused, attacked with stones on NH-1?

In a major development in Murthal gangrapes case during Jat agitation, key witness Bobby Joshi has claimed that he was attacked by two unidentified persons on Sunday night.

Murthal gang-rapes: Eye-witness gets threat call

Murthal gang-rapes: Eye-witness gets threat call

The Haryana Police had recently told the Punjab and Haryana High Court that gang-rape had been added to the FIR in the case..

No rapes in Murthal during Jat agitation: Haryana govt report

No rapes in Murthal during Jat agitation: Haryana govt report

Submitting a report on the alleged Murthal gang-rapes, the Haryana government on Thursday told the Home Ministry that no such rapes were reported from Haryana's Sonipat district during the recent Jat agitation.

Jat unrest postponed till Friday afternoon; PM Narendra Modi warns Haryana govt

Jat unrest postponed till Friday afternoon; PM Narendra Modi warns Haryana govt

The Haryana government on Thursday invited leaders belonging to Jat community for talks on quota demand on Friday afternoon. Till then, Jats will not resume their agitation.

Withdraw cases against protesters within 72 hours: Jats' ultimatum to Haryana govt

Withdraw cases against protesters within 72 hours: Jats' ultimatum to Haryana govt

Jats have threatened to revive agitation if state government fails to take back cases against the protesters in next 72 hours. 

Jat stir: Bank guard who single-handedly saved Rs 137 crore during protests to be rewarded

Jat stir: Bank guard who single-handedly saved Rs 137 crore during protests to be rewarded

A bank guard who single-handedly saved Rs.137 crore in a bank from being looted during Haryana's Jat protests deserves the highest gallantry award for civilians, a minister said on Tuesday.

17,000 trees cut during Jat stir in Haryana

17,000 trees cut during Jat stir in Haryana

About 17,000 trees were cut during Jat agitation which were used to put blockades.

Murthal alleged gang-rapes: Arvind Kejriwal demands strictest punishment for culprits

Murthal alleged gang-rapes: Arvind Kejriwal demands strictest punishment for culprits

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday demanded strongest punishment for those guilty in alleged Murthal gang-rapes incident.

Jat stir: Rohtak bizmen peg loss at Rs 1K cr, want CBI probe

The business community in Rohtak, which faced extensive property damage in arson and violence during the pro-quota Jat stir, today pegged their loss at Rs 1,000 cr in this district alone and sought a CBI probe into the incidents.

High Court takes note of media reports on Murthal rapes during Jat stir

High Court takes note of media reports on Murthal rapes during Jat stir

 Justice Sanghi of Punjab and Haryana High Court said the court cannot be a mute spectator.

Govt scared of my remarks, won't let me speak in Parliament: Rahul Gandhi

As the budget session of Parliament has begun and though the opposition party is allowed to speak, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi said that the BJP led government is scared of him and won't let him speak in the Parliament.

One cannot damage country's estate for getting one's demand fulfilled, says SC

As the Rajya Sabha got adjourned for ten minutes, Supreme court said "One cannot damage the country's estate for getting one's demand completed", directing towards the Jat agitation and Hardik Patel case.

Jat agitation: Congress pulls up Centre, Haryana govt

Jat agitation: Congress pulls up Centre, Haryana govt

Expressing disappointment over Haryana being divided on the basis of caste, the Congress Party on Wednesday asked the Centre and the state government to compensate for the losses in the wake of the protests by members of the Jat community.

Jat reservation under special provision: CM Khattar

 Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar today ruled out disturbing the 27 per cent quota meant for Other Backward Classes in the state and said Jats will be given reservation under a separate provision.

Jats lift blockade on Delhi-Hissar rail route

Jat protestors on Tuesday lifted their blockade from the railway track at Mayyar in the district, clearing the Delhi-Hissar rail route.