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Patidar Anamat Andolan Samiti activists demanding OBC status arrested in Gujarat

Over 30 activists of the Patidar Anamat Andolan Samiti (PAAS) were arrested when they gathered outside the office of the Gujarat Other Backward Class (OBC) Commission here on Wednesday to demand the community be accorded OBC status, police said.

Will protest ending of OBC quota for senior faculty: Lalu Prasad Yadav

The University Grants Commission has informed the central universities that their current practice of exempting senior faculty posts from the OBC quota would continue.

Quota stir in Gujarat phase-II: Hardik Patel's PAAS to begin 'lollipop Mahotsav' protest from today

Quota stir in Gujarat phase-II: Hardik Patel's PAAS to begin 'lollipop Mahotsav' protest from today

According to media reports the PAAS are not satisfied with the Gujarat CM announcing 10 percent reservation.

Hardik Patel lists 27 demands before CM Anandiben Patel for truce on Patel quota stir

Hardik Patel lists 27 demands before CM Anandiben Patel for truce on Patel quota stir

Hardik is at present lodged in Surat's Lajpore jail, while his three key aides are lodged in Ahmedabad's Sabarmati jail.

Hardik Patel positive on offer to form Patel Commission: BJP MP

After the meeting, he claimed Hardik did not reject the government's proposal to form Patel Commission.

Jat protests a lesson for China about dangers of social inequality, says Beijing paper

Jat protests a lesson for China about dangers of social inequality, says Beijing paper

A Communist Party-run paper 'Global Times' has said that ​Jat quota stir in Haryana were a lesson for China about the dangers of social unrest stemming from inequality.

Was offered Rs 1,200 cr, plum position to withdraw quota stir, Hardik alleges

The large-scale protests by Patidars had triggered violence in many parts of the state, culminating in the arrest of Hardik and his aides under the charge of sedition.

Kapu quota stir in Andhra Pradesh turns violent; train, police vehicles set on fire - 10 latest developments

Kapu quota stir in Andhra Pradesh turns violent; train, police vehicles set on fire - 10 latest developments

Huge violence broke out in Andhra Pradesh's Tuni town on Sunday as the Kapu community members seeking reservation under Backward Class category went on rampage.

Kapu quota stir: Here's list of trains cancelled, diverted due to violent protests in Andhra Pradesh

Kapu quota stir: Here's list of trains cancelled, diverted due to violent protests in Andhra Pradesh

Indian Railways either cancelled or diverted several trains passing through coastal Andhra in view of the violence that broke out during protests by the Kapu community over their demand for quotas.

Patel protesters cane-charged during Gujarat CM's roadshow

Police resorted to cane charge to disperse hundreds of Patel community members when they tried to go near Gujarat Chief Minister Anandiben Patel, who was in the town for an election roadshow on Tuesday.

Hardik files bail plea in sessions court in sedition case

Hardik Patel on Tuesday filed a bail application in the Ahmedabad sessions court in connection with a sedition case filed against him.

Hardik Patel files bail plea in sessions court in sedition case

Patel quota stir leader Hardik Patel on Tuesday filed a bail application in the Ahmedabad sessions court in connection with a sedition case filed against him here last month.

Govt's responsibility if Patels resort to conversion: Shankersinh Vaghela

Senior Congress leader Shankersinh Vaghela on Tuesday said the BJP-led Gujarat government will be "responsible" if members of Patel community leaves Hinduism and coverts to another religion to get benefits of reservation in jobs and education.

Hardik Patel threatens to expose 'well-propagated' Gujarat model

Hardik Patel threatens to expose 'well-propagated' Gujarat model

Hardik, who leads a faction of Patel groups' campaigning to get reservation under OBC quota, cited several examples to prove his point.

Prefer to ignore what Nawaz Sharif said at UN, says Manohar Parrikar

Prefer to ignore what Nawaz Sharif said at UN, says Manohar Parrikar

Manohar Parrikar was replying to a question about Sharif's speech at the UN General Assembly on September 30.

Sonia begins Bihar polls campaining; accuses PM Modi of 'narrow-mindedness'

Sonia begins Bihar polls campaining; accuses PM Modi of 'narrow-mindedness'

Attacking PM and BJP, Congress Prez Sonia Gandhi asked people to reject those who divide society.

No one is allowed to take law in hands: Gujarat CM over quota row

In a stern message to the Patel quota agitation leaders, Gujarat Chief Minister Anandiben Patel on Friday said no one has the right to take law in hands and those found guilty of disturbing peace in the state will not be spared by police.

Bhagwat's quota review comment: Lalu, Nitish refuse to buy BJP's defence

Rubbishing BJP's claim of distancing itself from RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat suggestion for review of reservation, Nitish Kumar and Lalu Prasad on Monday said this was only done to "contain the damage" in Bihar polls as the ruling party does not have the "guts" to go against RSS.

Internet Services resume in parts of Gujarat hours after Hardik Patel granted bail

Internet Services resume in parts of Gujarat hours after Hardik Patel granted bail

The mobile Internet 2G and 3G services in Ahmedabad, Vadodara, Surat and Rajkot, have been resumed on Sunday which were suspended yesterday after the detention and subsequent arrest of Patidar Anamat Andolan Samiti (PAAS) convenor Hardik Patel.

Mobile Internet services banned in Gujarat after Hardik Patel's detention

In a bid to curb spread of rumours after detention of Patel community leader Hardik Patel, the Gujarat administration on Saturday banned mobile Internet services across the state.