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SEBC quota favours only Marathas, claim open category students

SEBC quota favours only Marathas, claim open category students

For the first time, the state has introduced quota of 16 per cent seats for SEBC category this year in FYJC admission process.

Panel report on Marathas ‘scientific, error-free’: Maharashtra government to Bombay High Court

Panel report on Marathas ‘scientific, error-free’: Maharashtra government to Bombay High Court

Mumbai: The report submitted by a state commission on the basis of which reservation was granted to the Maratha community was prepared “s...Read More

Maharashtra government has granted reservation only to Marathas and has not considered Muslims, says advocate

Maharashtra government has granted reservation only to Marathas and has not considered Muslims, says advocate

Mumbai: An advocate appearing in a petition seeking reservation for Muslims has accused the Maharashtra government of being selective in ...Read More

Maratha Reservation: BJP unlikely to reap political dividends says NCP

Maratha Reservation: BJP unlikely to reap political dividends says NCP

Mumbai: A senior Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader has said the Marathas are not loyal to any political party and the Bharatiya Jan...Read More

Maratha Reservation issue: Quota for Marathas locked in legal hurdle

Maratha Reservation issue: Quota for Marathas locked in legal hurdle

Mumbai: The 102nd constitutional amendment bill may become a hurdle in granting a quota to the Marathas. This bill states all major polic...Read More

Ajit Pawar accuses Maharashtra government of toying with Maratha morcha

Ajit Pawar accuses Maharashtra government of toying with Maratha morcha

Mumbai: Participants of Sakal Maratha Kranti Morcha (SMKM) have been sitting on a fast since the last 12 days. For the first time in thes...Read More

Rename Pune to Jijapur, demands Sambhaji Brigade

Rename Pune to Jijapur, demands Sambhaji Brigade

Pune: Renaming is the rage. Taking a cue from Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Aditya-nath, the BJP and the Shiv Sena-led state governme...Read More

New party sans word ‘Maratha’ is now Maharashtra Kranti Sena

New party sans word ‘Maratha’ is now Maharashtra Kranti Sena

Mumbai: Citizens of the state woke up to a silent campaign and ideology, called Maratha Kranti Morcha (MKM), two years ago, when all, inc...Read More

Maratha outfits on collision course

Maratha outfits on collision course

Mumbai: The Maratha Kranti Morcha (MKM), the umbrella organisation of Marathas, has objected to an off shoot floating a political party w...Read More

Congress ‘raider’ Rane joins Manohar Parrikar’s successor race in Goa

Congress ‘raider’ Rane joins Manohar Parrikar’s successor race in Goa

Panaji: Early local lore tells of the Ranes as feared Maratha raiders, who would ride into erstwhile Goa and plunder wealth from the regi...Read More

Shiv Sena MLA announces new party, to fight for Maratha quota

Shiv Sena MLA announces new party, to fight for Maratha quota

Mumbai: Accusing the Shiv Sena leadership of asking him not to voice his views on the Maratha quota issue, party MLA in Maharashtra Harsh...Read More

Maratha quota stir: Class 11 girl commits suicide over reservation in Ahmednagar

Maratha quota stir: Class 11 girl commits suicide over reservation in Ahmednagar

Ahmednagar (Maha): A 17-year-old student allegedly committed suicide in Maharashtra’s Ahmednagar district on Monday, demanding reservatio...Read More

Maratha Kranti Morcha to revive protest from Dec 1 if state does not grant reservations

Maratha Kranti Morcha to revive protest from Dec 1 if state does not grant reservations

Mumbai: After a meeting in Mumbai on Tuesday, organisers of the Maratha Kranti Thok Morcha (MKTM) announced their two point agenda — gran...Read More

Maratha Quota Stir: 170 protesters granted bail Pune

Maratha Quota Stir: 170 protesters granted bail Pune

Pune: The Pune Sessions Court on Tuesday granted bail to 170 people, arrested for rioting and arson during the Maratha quota agitation in...Read More

Maratha Quota Stir: Agitators protest peacefully at suburban collector’s office

Maratha Quota Stir: Agitators protest peacefully at suburban collector’s office

Mumbai: The Maratha agitators in Mumbai gathered outside the suburban Collector office at Bandra east on Thursday morning. The protests w...Read More

Maratha Quota Stir: Two more suicides in Maharashtra over Maratha reservation row

Maratha Quota Stir: Two more suicides in Maharashtra over Maratha reservation row

Mumbai: A day after Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis reiterated his government’s commitment to granting a quota for the Marat...Read More

After Marathas quota stir, now Dhangar community demands ST status; to hold rallies, marches from August 1

After Marathas quota stir, now Dhangar community demands ST status; to hold rallies, marches from August 1

After Maratha quota stir, now Dhangar community has demanded that they should be included in the scheduled tribe (ST) category like Dhang...Read More

Maratha Quota Stir: CM Fadnavis in damage control mode, collects information on Marathas in govt jobs

Maratha Quota Stir: CM Fadnavis in damage control mode, collects information on Marathas in govt jobs

Mumbai: Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis is clearly in damage control mode — in an attempt to get to grips with the Maratha quota stir, h...Read More

Maratha quota stir: Shiv Sena, Congress demand immediate implementation of quota

Maratha quota stir: Shiv Sena, Congress demand immediate implementation of quota

Mumbai: After a series of meetings throughout the day on Monday, Shiv Sena and the Opposition Congress took a strident position and deman...Read More

Maratha quota stir: Protesters torch 40 state transport buses, damage 50 on Pune-Nashik highway

Maratha quota stir: Protesters torch 40 state transport buses, damage 50 on Pune-Nashik highway

Mumbai: Just when the State was breathing easy over the let-up in Maratha violence, came the rude awakening on Monday with scores of stat...Read More

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