Jats to hold mega quota rally on December 23

Alleging that the Haryana government was "not serious" about Jat reservation, the Sarva Jatiya Khap Monday said it will organise a "maha-rally" here on the birth anniversary of Chaudhary Charan Singh on December 23.

Jats must unite, become a political force to win quota fight: Congress leader

Senior Congress leader Renuka Chaudhary on Saturday called upon the Jat community, agitating for reservation under the OBC category, to campaign unitedly for their rights and suggested setting up of a core committee and formulating an action plan to meet their goals.

Jats plan nation-wide stir for reservation

 After their community leaders in Haryana threatened to revive their agitation demanding reservation, Jats in Uttar Pradesh have said they will take their protest to every part of the country, blocking rail and road traffic and halting power and water supply.

After taking Gujarat by storm, Hardik Patel arrives in Delhi
After taking Gujarat by storm, Hardik Patel arrives in Delhi

After spearheading the agitation by the financially and politically influential Patel community in Gujarat for inclusion in the backward-caste category to avail the quota system in the allocation of government jobs and educational opportunities, Hardik Patel arrived in Delhi on Sunday.

Rajasthan HC quashes OBC quota for Jats in two districts

 Rajasthan High Court on Monday quashed a 1999 order granting OBC quota to Jats in Dholpur and Bharatpur districts of the state with prospective effect and directed that the OBC commission review status of all communities in the category within four months.

Emergency meeting to be convened at Jat Dharamshala today

An emergency meeting will be convened at Jat Dharamshala on Wednesday following the Supreme Court's decision to dismiss the Centre's plea seeking a review of its verdict that set aside a notification to include Jats in the central list of OBC category in 9 states to accord quota benefits to them.

Jats to cut supplies to Delhi if reservation not implemented by September 28

Jat bodies on Friday threatened to seal Haryana border along Delhi and cut off all supplies to the national capital if the Union government fails to implement reservation for the community before September 28.

Jat quota issue: Community members to gherao PM's residence

In a bid to seek reintroduction of reservation for Jats, which was cancelled by Supreme Court in March, the community has decided to gherao the residences of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and other cabinet ministers in July.

Ballabhgarh riots: Hunt on for 50 accused

The police are on the lookout for 50 alleged arsonists who have been charged with attacking the Muslim residents of Atali village in Ballabhgarh 10 days ago.

Rajasthan: Three Dalits crushed under tractor over land dispute

Three Dalits were crushed under tractor over land dispute in Rajasthan's Nagaur district.

One arrested after clash over land dispute in Rajasthan kills four

A man was arrested on Saturday in connection with a group clash which left four persons dead and seven others injured in Nagaur district of Rajasthan.

Haryana BJP MP threatens to quit if Jats given quota

 Taking a stand contrary to his party, BJP MP from Haryana Raj Kumar Saini on Sunday threatened to resign from parliament if the Jat community was given reservation by the government.

Jats put in OBC as per Constitutional mandate: Centre to SC

Government has said it has the powers under the Constitution to include Jats in the central list of Other Backward Classes (OBC) and sought a review of Supreme Court's decision to scrap quota for the community.

Centre moves SC for review of verdict scrapping quota for Jats

The government has moved the Supreme Court seeking review of its March 17 verdict setting aside a 2014 notification of erstwhile UPA regime to include Jats in the central list of the Other Backward Classes (OBC) in nine states to accord quota benefits to them.

File review petition for Jats reservation, asks Cong leader

Leader of Opposition in Rajasthan Assembly Rameshwar Dudi on Wednesday asked the Union government to file a review petition in the Supreme Court to justify reservation for Jats in government jobs.

Congress, RLD stage walkout from UP Assembly over Jats reservation

Congress and Rashtriya Lok Dal (RLD) members on Wednesday staged a walkout from the Uttar Pradesh Assembly after they were not allowed to hold a discussion on the inclusion of Jats in the central list of Other Backward Classes (OBC).

SC to pronounce verdict on quota for Jats today
SC to pronounce verdict on quota for Jats today

The Supreme Court is likely to pronounce judgment on Tuesday on a batch of petitions challenging the validity of the reservation for Jats by including them in other backward class (OBC) category.

Amarinder blames Badal for denial of reservation to Jats

Congress leader Amarinder Singh on Saturday blamed Chief Minister Prakash Singh Badal for the alleged denial of reservation benefits to Jats in Punjab.

BSP bats for non-Jat CM in Haryana

 Calling for a non-Jat chief minister in Haryana, Bahujan Samaj Party supremo today said her party, if voted to power, will bring a non-Jat chief minister in the state.

Haryana Elections 2014: Can Jats rescue Om Prakash Chautala?

Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) chief Om Prakash Chautala may be down but not out as he prepares the ground for a comeback.