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Feb 21, 2017
Jat agitation: Timely action must to avoid repeat of 2016 riots mayhemShades of 2016 and the mayhem that followed threaten to repeat themselves and one can only hope that timely action is taken to contain the violent fallout of a demand that now aims to up the ante and defrost the 10 percent grant given earlier in the wake of bloody rioting last year.
Feb 19, 2017
Haryana: Fresh Jat quota agitation threatens to raise the spectre of last year's violenceHaryana is on the edge as the ongoing Jat agitation seeking reservation in education and government jobs has once again raised the spectre of last year's violence that killed 30 people.
Feb 11, 2017
UP Election 2017: Have Amit Shah’s last-ditch efforts helped BJP win back its Jat vote-bank?Amit Shah's efforts clearly show that BJP, rattled by the news of an uprising in the Jat community, have tried really hard to bring them back into its fold.
Feb 07, 2017
Jat quota stir escalates: With eye on Uttar Pradesh polls, leaders say their sole target is BJPAhead of the Uttar Pradesh polls, the Jat community has escalated its agitation in a bid to strengthen its presence in UP politics.
Feb 06, 2017
Jat quota agitation: Leaders threaten to intensify stir if demands are not metThe Jat quota agitation in Haryana continued for the ninth day, with protesters sitting on dharnas at various places on Monday, even as the community's leaders have threatened to intensify the stir if their demands are not met by the government.
Dec 24, 2016
Hardik Patel questioned by Jaipur Police, claims he was prevented from meeting Arvind KejriwalPatidar community leader Hardik Patel on Friday claimed he was "arrested by the Rajasthan police" at the Jaipur International Airport, and prevented from meeting Arvind Kejriwal, who was also in the city, a charge the police denied as "rumour" saying he was escorted for safety reasons.
Dec 23, 2016
Rajasthan govt assures Gujjars of 'appropriate solution' following HC ban on special quotaWith Gujjars threatening to launch a fresh agitation for quota, Rajasthan government has assured the communities under the special backward classes that it would go for appropriate solution within the framework of law to protect their interest.
Dec 20, 2016
Demonetisation: Bank unions call for agitation over note ban-related issues"If RBI is not able to supply adequate cash to banks, then decision should be taken to suspend cash transactions in the bank branches till sufficient cash is supplied to banks," the statement from union said.
Dec 13, 2016
Maratha morcha: Over 150 MLAs, MLCs set to join the march in Nagpur on WednesdayThe Maratha Kunbi Kranti Muk Morcha, on 14 December, will start from Yashwant stadium, Dhantoli and end at Vidhan Bhavan.
Dec 13, 2016
Hardik Patel meets Nitish Kumar, says he wants to unite anti-BJP forcesPatidar agitation leader and Patel Nav Nirman Sena President Hardik Patel on Tuesday met Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and invited him to Gujarat for the 28 December 'Kisan Sammelan'.