minority reservation

Religious minority leaders urge PM for equal rights for Dalits

A delegation of religious minority leaders today met Prime Minister Manmohan Singh at Parliament House, demanding reservation for Christian and Muslim Dalits.

Dec 13, 2013, 00:59 AM IST

Govt may move SC against AP HC order on minority quota

Govt could move Supreme Court as early as next week to challenge Andhra Pradesh High Court order quashing 4.5 percent sub quota for minorities.

Jun 08, 2012, 00:02 AM IST

‘Have only said what was in Cong manifesto’

Breaking his silence regarding minority reservation, Salman Khurshid said that the EC was entitled to petition the President.

Feb 12, 2012, 19:03 PM IST

EC order on reservation a rap for UPA: BJP

BJP said the EC directive to the government to put on hold its
decision of giving 4.5 per cent reservation to minorities was
a slap on the UPA.

Jan 11, 2012, 23:42 PM IST

`Minority reservation will lead to partition`

BJP leader Uma Bharati said the Centre`s decision of minority reservation within the
OBC quota will create a rift between Muslims and Hindus.

Dec 27, 2011, 23:42 PM IST

Bajrang Dal to agitate against minority sub-quota

Bajrang Dal today announced
it would launch a nation-wide agitation demanding
withdrawal of the decision of minority sub-quota within OBC reservation.

Dec 24, 2011, 19:47 PM IST

Political row over 4.5% sub-quota for minorities

A political row erupted over
Centre`s decision to fix a 4.5 per cent share for minorities
within the existing 27 per cent OBC reservation.

Dec 23, 2011, 18:56 PM IST

Minority reservation unconstitutional: BJP

Condemning government’s move to give 4.5% reservation to Muslims, the main Opposition party BJP on Thursday said that this move is unconstitutional.

Dec 22, 2011, 21:36 PM IST

Govt committed to minority reservation: Khurshid

Government is committed to consider
reservation for minorities as it was mentioned in Congress`
election manifesto, Salman Khurshid said on Friday.

Dec 02, 2011, 18:32 PM IST