Friday, May 24, 2024

Topic: Muslim reservation

Modi’s hate speech on Muslim reservation; What’s truth? Was PM misrepresenting facts?

In an Islamophobic speech, Prime Minister and BJP's star campaigner Narendra Modi alleged on Tuesday that the Congress reduced the SC/ST reservation in Andhra Pradesh to implement Muslim reservation. He alleged that this was a pilot project which the Congress wanted to implement across the entire country.

“4% Muslim quota based on socio-economic status of community,” Telangana minister KTR’s reply to Amit Shah

Bharat Rashtra Samithi (BRS) leader and Telangana Minister KT Rama Rao has said the 4 per cent Muslim reservation in the state is not on the basis of religion but on the basis of socio-economic status in the community.

Karnataka: Congress manifesto promises ban on Hindutva group Bajrang Dal

In its manifesto for the May 10 assembly elections in Karnataka, the Congress promised the ban of Bajrang Dal, the youth wing of the Sangh-affiliated Vishwa Hindu Parishad.

Karnataka: Decision to scrap 4% reservation for Muslims stayed till May 9

The Supreme Court on Tuesday said that the Karnataka government’s decision to scrap the 4% quota for Muslims should not be implemented till May 9, after the state sought time to file its response to a plea challenging the move.

Amit Shah vows to scrap Muslim reservation in Telangana if BJP comes to power

Union Home Minister Amit Shah, on Sunday, vowed to scrap Muslim reservations in Telangana if the Bharatiya Janata Party forms government in the state.

‘Shaky, flawed’: SC on scraping Muslim reservation in Karnataka

The Supreme Court on Thursday called the decision-making process behind scraping 4% OBC reservation provided to Muslims under Category 2B by the Karnataka government...