Gujarat announces 10% reservation for economically backward class

Gujarat announces 10% quota for economically backward classes to placate agitating Patels; BJP govt announces today.

Posters of Mayawati as Hindu goddess Kali holding chopped off head of Smriti Irani spark major controversy

Posters of Mayawati as Hindu goddess Kali holding chopped off head of Smriti Irani spark major controversy

A major controversy erupted on Monday over posters and hoardings featuring BSP chief and ex-UP CM Mayawati and Union Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani.

A `badass aunty` shuts up two guys on Metro complaining about ladies coach – Read epic post here

A `badass aunty` shuts up two guys on Metro complaining about ladies coach – Read epic post here

When two guys were cribbing over privileges given to women on the Metro, little did they know that they would soon get an epic reply.

Reservation for weaker section to continue: Uma Bharti

Reservation for weaker section to continue: Uma Bharti

Union Minister Uma Bharti on Tuesday said that the apprehensions that reservations for the weaker sections of society would be slowly withdrawn by the BJP-led NDA government were "baseless" and the system will continue.

Bihar extends job reservation to third gender

The Bihar government on Wednesday announced reservation in jobs to the third gender and set up a welfare board for them.

Present system of reservation policy will be maintained: Arun Jaitley

Present system of reservation policy will be maintained: Arun Jaitley

Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley made it clear on Monday that there was no rethink on the present social and caste based reservation policy and it would continue.

RSS ideologue bats for separate reservation for upper caste

RSS ideologue bats for separate reservation for upper caste

The comments come after the RSS said that it opposes reservation for the affluent sections of the society.

RSS opposes reservation for affluent sections; calls restriction on women's entry to temples 'unfair'

RSS opposes reservation for affluent sections; calls restriction on women's entry to temples 'unfair'

The Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS) on Sunday said its members will now do away with the traditional khaki shorts and opt instead for a pair of trousers.

'BJP, RSS want to snatch reservation from Dalits, backwards'

Accusing the BJP and RSS of tinkering with the existing quota policy through a review committee, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Sunday said reservation is "still needed" for Dalits and backwards to bring them into the mainstream of the society.

Investigation in Murthal gang-rape case during Jat reservation stir continues: Police

Police is yet to come to a decision whether any gang-rape was being done during the Jat reservation Movement in Murthal.

VIRAL VIDEO: National chess champion Anuradha Beniwal slams Jat community for quota stir through emotional message

VIRAL VIDEO: National chess champion Anuradha Beniwal slams Jat community for quota stir through emotional message

Addressing her people, the Haryanvi girl said that the Jat community had burnt their own homes.

Quota benefits should not be denied to deprived sections: SC

The Supreme Court has set aside a Delhi High Court verdict which held that selected persons cannot be accorded quota benefits on account of non-submission of OBC certificate before cut off date, saying weaker sections should not be deprived of reservation as they have been facing "centuries of oppression".

Jat quota stir: No early hearing, SC asks people to maintain peace

The Supreme Court on Monday refused to accord urgent hearing of a PIL seeking directions to restore law and order in Haryana in the wake of the Jat quota agitation, saying it had no reason to believe that the government was not taking due action.

Quota stir: Centre orders use of force to clear blockades by Jats

At least 6,500 paramilitary forces besides Army columns were deployed to assist the Harayan government to restore peace after several days of violence.

Non-political committee should decide eligibility for reservation: RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat

Non-political committee should decide eligibility for reservation: RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat

RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat said on Monday that a non-political committee should be formed to decide eligibility for reservation, as per media reports.

Will violence in the name of reservation bring any result? - Part II

Agitated errant Jat demanding for reservation causing hue and cry in Haryana.
Watch panel discussion on this sizzling issue of Jat reservation.

Will violence in the name of reservation bring any result?

Agitated errant Jat demanding for reservation causing hue and cry in Haryana.
Watch panel discussion on this sizzling issue of Jat reservation.

Jats reservation: Shoot-at-sight orders in Haryana as violence erupts; three killed, minister's house set on fire

Jats reservation: Shoot-at-sight orders in Haryana as violence erupts; three killed, minister's house set on fire

Curfew was imposed on Friday night in Rohtak and Bhiwani city limit areas and Army was being rushed there in view of worsening situation with Jats agitating over reservation issue going on rampage there.

Jat quota row: Haryana CM Khattar says open to talks, calls for peace

Jat quota row: Haryana CM Khattar says open to talks, calls for peace

Jat community in Haryana is demanding reservation in government jobs and educational institutions under OBC category.

Jat reservation row: Haryana Cabinet to convene all-party meeting today

Jat reservation row: Haryana Cabinet to convene all-party meeting today

The Haryana Cabinet will on Friday convene an all-party meeting to discuss the demands of Jat community leaders who are agitating across the state seeking reservation in government jobs.