Manikrao Thakre bats for Muslim reservation

Supporting reservation for Muslims in jobs and education, Maharashtra Pradesh Congress Committee (MPCC) president Manikrao Thakre on Tuesday said it should be done without affecting the existing reservation policy.

Mulayam Singh Yadav bats for Muslim reservation

In a bid to woo Muslims, Mulayam Singh Yadav on Sunday said if voted to power, his party would ensure amendments are made in the constitution for their reservation and said only SP could prevent BJP leader Narendra Modi from becoming the Prime Minister.

`Amend Constitution to provide Muslim reservation`

Centre should bring in a Constitution amendment Bill to provide reservation to Muslims in govt jobs, UP Minority Welfare Minister Azam Khan said.

Reservation important tool for welfare of Muslims: Owaisi

Provision of reservations in jobs and education is important for the welfare of Muslim community, Asaduddin Owaisi said on Tuesday.

Muslim reservation: Cong intention not pure, says Nitish

Nitish said if the Congress was at all interested in giving reservation to Muslims, it should bring an amendment to the Constitution on the issue.

`Minority sub-quota to double jobs for Muslims`

The Centre`s move to carve out 4.5% reservation for minorities would double the job opportunities for Muslim community, Union Law Minister said.

UP: Petition filed challenging minorities quota

A petition challenging the decision to carve out a 4.5 % sub-quota for
minorities was on Friday filed in the Allahabad High Court.

Cong, SP trying to entrap Muslims: BJP

BJP attacked Cong, BSP and SP on Muslim reservation issue saying these parties are
trying to "entrap" the Muslims.

Naqvi slams Cong on Muslim reservation issue

BJP leader Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi hit out at UPA government`s move to
provide 4.5 per cent reservation to Muslims within the 27 per
cent OBC quota.

Cong trying to divide Muslims on quota issue: Maya

UP CM Mayawati on Wednesday charged the Congress with hatching a conspiracy
to divide the Muslim community in the name of reservation.

Uma Bharti attacks Cong on Muslim reservation

Uma Bharti also criticised UP CM
Mayawati for proposing to increase the quota for Muslim community to 15 percent if voted back to power.

Muslim reservation: Rahul accuses Maya, Mulayam

Rahul asked Mulayam to openly state how much reservation
he would provide to Muslims but said the SP leader would not
do so.

Rahul attacks BSP, SP for being `anti-minorities`

Rahul Gandhi attacked BSP and SP for
their "changing" stance on the issue of Muslim reservation.

Polls in tow, Cabinet approves 4.5% minority quota

The Union Cabinet on Thursday approved reservation for minorities under the Other Backward Castes category.

Govt set to announce Muslim reservation: Sources

In a bid to woo Muslims ahead of the Assembly elections in five states, the Union government is all set to announce reservation for the minorities.

Mayawati misleading Muslims, says Opposition

Opposition Cong, SP and BJP dismissed BSP`s rally as "government sponsored show" and charged UP CM with misleading Muslims.

Will announce Muslim reservation soon: Khurshid

Union Law Minister Salman Khurshid on Wednesday announced that the government will bring the reservation for minorities soon.

‘Eye on polls, Cong talks of Muslim reservation’

Mulayam
Singh Yadav said the ruling party at the Centre has
provided very little reservation to the minority community when it was in power.

Muslim reservation: VHP to launch nationwide agitation

Hitting out at Union Law Minister
Salman Khurshid for his statement on providing reservation to
Muslims within the OBC quota, VHP said it would launch a
nationwide agitation against the Centre`s proposed move.

Mayawati plays yet another Muslim card

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati has shot off another letter to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to draw his attention to the central government withholding of funds earmarked for the welfare of minorities.