Minority sub-quota: SC blow to Centre

In a blow to the Centre, the SC refused to stay the Andhra Pradesh High Court order quashing 4.5 per cent sub-quota for minorities.

Andhra HC strikes down minority sub-quota

The Andhra Pradesh High Court on Monday rejected the Centre’s move to create a sub-quota for minorities on religion basis.

SC refuses to hear plea against minorities quota

The Supreme Court on Monday refused
to entertain a plea challenging Centre`s decision to carve out
a 4.5 percent sub-quota for minorities from within the
existing 27 percent reservation for OBCs in educational institutions.

EC completes hearing on Khurshid`s minority issue

The EC completed its hearing in connection with notice served on
Salman Khurshid over his promise of increasing sub-quota for backward minorities.

JD(U) slams Khurshid`s stand on quota issue

JD(U) slammed Salman Khurshid for his remarks against the controversy
surrounding his statement on granting 9 per cent quota for minorities in UP.

EC putting on hold sub-quota not a setback: PC

Home Minister P Chidambaram said the
notification will remain operative for appointments and admissions made this year.

No comment by Cong on EC’s order on reservation

Congress declined to comment on the EC putting on hold the govt decision to provide reservation to backward
minorities.

No violation of code of conduct, says Khurshid

Unfazed by the notice sent by the
EC, Law Minister Salman Khurshid maintained that he had not violated the model code of conduct.

BJP is spreading communal poison: Congress

Hitting back at BJP for their ‘second partition’ comment the Cong said that it was the BJP who were injecting the ‘poison of communalism`.

Ban Congress over minorities quota: VHP to EC

Targeting Congress over the issue
of sub-quota for minorities, the VHP on Thursday said the ruling
party took the action for political benefit.