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.

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.

‘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.

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.

`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.

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.

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.

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.

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.