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  • Assembly Polls: Amit Shah Holds Meetings With Haryana, Jammu and Kashmir Units

    Assembly Polls: Amit Shah Holds Meetings With Haryana, Jammu and Kashmir Units

    Ahead of the upcoming assembly elections in Haryana and Jammu and Kashmir, BJP chief Amit Shah on Wednesday held meetings with leaders of these states and asked the partymen to gear up to ensure the party's victory at the hustings.

  • 116-yr-old Indian farmer Dharmapal Gujjar 'sprints' to glory

    116-yr-old Indian farmer Dharmapal Gujjar 'sprints' to glory

    Dharmapal Gujjar, a 116-year-old athlete from Uttar Pradesh, cleared 200 metres in 46.74 seconds at the 35th National Masters Athletic Championship.

  • Gujjars announce support for Congress in Rajasthan Assembly elections

    Gujjars announce support for Congress in Rajasthan Assembly elections

    Gujjar leader Colonel Kirori Singh Bainsla today announced that the socially backward caste will support the Congress in the upcoming assembly elections in Rajasthan.

  • Gujjar quota: Bainsla starts agitation, warns of escalation

    Alleging that the Rajasthan Government was "ignoring" the issue of reservation for Gujjars and other castes, Gujjar leader Kirori Singh Bainsla on Wednesday began a 'Mahapadav' (sit-in) in Sawaimadhopur district.

  • Ambedkar cartoon in NCERT textbook: BJP slams Congress

    Ambedkar cartoon in NCERT textbook: BJP slams Congress

    BJP today slammed the government on the issue of cartoon of Dalit icon B R Ambedkar in school text books and accused Congress of "insulting" Gujjar, Jat, Sikh and Jain communities in text books.

  • Child politicians bring change to rural India

    Child politicians bring change to rural India

    Pooja Gujjar is the consummate politician. She's quick-witted and outspoken, and, as her every-ready, dimpled smile suggests, always up for a challenge. She has, admittedly, a girlish streak. The first time she stood for election she chose as her sym...

  • Sonu Gujjar, suspended workers at Maruti grab cheque and quit

    The 30 suspended workers behind the recent labour unrest at Maruti Suzuki's Manesar plant have quietly exited the company after an unofficial settlement of upto Rs 14 lakhs, leaving the other workers in lurch.? The labour unrest that cost the auto major losses of Rs 1,600 crore in revenu...

  • Gujjars call off agitation after talks with Rajasthan Govt

    Gujjars call off agitation after talks with Rajasthan Govt

    Gujjars, demanding five per cent quota in jobs in Rajasthan, called off their 17-day agitation on Wednesday night after the state government assured them that it will complete within six months the quantifiable data collection for the purpose."I have called off the agitation. I am satisfied with wha...

  • Gujjars, government closer to resolution

    Gujjars, government closer to resolution

    A resolution on the Gujjar-government talks seems close at sight. A 21-member Gujjar delegation will hold a third round of talks with the Rajasthan government today. In a late night development, Gujjar leader Kirori Singh Bainsla has agreed to send the delegation to hold talks with the state ministe...

  • Gujjars, Rajasthan government to hold talks

    Gujjars, Rajasthan government to hold talks

    Gujjar leader Col Bainsla has agreed to hold talks with officials of the Rajasthan government. Late last night he said he will send a delegation of Gujjar leaders to hold talks with the three senior IAS officers who have been camping in Bayana. Last night the Gujjars lifted rail blockage at Niwai in...

  • BJP behind Gujjar protests, says Ashok Gehlot

    BJP behind Gujjar protests, says Ashok Gehlot

    Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot has alleged that the conspiracy to revive the quota stir in the state was hatched during the marriage of BJP chief Nitin Gadkari's son in Nagpur recently.Hitting out at the BJP for the ongoing Gujjar agitation, Gehlot said, "My associates told me that people who...

  • Gujjars to hold mahapanchayat today, threaten protests in Delhi

    Gujjars to hold mahapanchayat today, threaten protests in Delhi

    As the stand-off between Gujjars and the Rajasthan government enters the tenth day today, Gujjar leaders have threatened to bring their protests to Delhi. Gujjar, demanding among other things five per cent quota in government jobs and educational institutions, have planned a 'mahapanchayat' in Delhi...

  • Gujjars still adamant, tourism hit in Rajasthan

    Gujjars still adamant, tourism hit in Rajasthan

    The deadlock over quota talks between the Rajasthan government and Gujjar protesters continues as the agitation enters its ninth day on Tuesday.The state government is trying to engage the Gujjar leadership in finding a solution. Gujjar leader Col Bainsala is sending a five-member delegation to hold...

  • Gujjar protest: Airlines hike fares

    Gujjar protest: Airlines hike fares

    With Gujjar agitation intensifying in Rajasthan, airlines have hiked fares on Jaipur-Delhi and Jaipur-Mumbai routes while the bookings are almost full for the next two days.Travellers have no option but to pay twice or thrice the actual fare as the demand has raised after cancellation of numerous tr...

  • Gujjar agitation spreads, rail, road routes hit

    Gujjar agitation spreads, rail, road routes hit

    Stepping up their protests on Saturday, members of the Gujjar community in Rajasthan blocked rail and road routes in various parts of the state blocking links between Delhi and Jaipur, Jaipur and Agra and Mumbai and Delhi as well.Seventy trains were affected, diverted or cancelled in the busy holida...

  • Gujjars step up protests, 40 trains diverted

    Gujjars step up protests, 40 trains diverted

    Gujjars have stepped up their agitation and plan to choke major rail and road links a day after the Rajasthan High Court kept on hold the state government's Reservation Act giving five per cent extra quota for Gujjars in government jobs and educational institutes. Angry Gujjars are sitting on railwa...

  • Gujjars block Delhi-Jaipur highway; Centre sends 1500 paramilitary forces

    Gujjars block Delhi-Jaipur highway; Centre sends 1500 paramilitary forces

    The Centre has sent 1500 paramilitary troops to Rajasthan after the Gujjars stepped up their agitation following the Rajasthan High Court order that said members of the community could not be given special reservation in government jobs.The quota act that gives 5 per cent extra quota for Gujjars in ...

  • Gujjar protest hits rail traffic

    Gujjar protest hits rail traffic

    Hoping to bring the government on bended knees to the negotiating table, gujjars in Rajasthan have once again adopted strong arm tactics, demanding the implementation of five percent reservation in a special category. "We are going to stay on this track till social justice is imparted to us in deeds...

  • Gujjars revive quota agitation

    Gujjars, led by Kirori Singh Bainsla, occupied rail tracks near Bayana in Bharatpur district to press for their reservation demand, even as the Gehlot government stated that it would try to solve the issue through talks."We have occupied rail tracks near Pilukapura area and will move only after the ...

  • Gujjars revive quota agitation today

    Gujjars in Rajasthan led by Colonel Bainsla are again on the warpath. They are angry that though the Quota bill that gave them 5 per cent reservations was passed last year, they are yet to get any benefits.

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