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SEBC quota only favours Marathas, claim students

SEBC quota only favours Marathas, claim students

This quota is meant to cater to the socially and educationally backward but ultimately, it only favours Maratha students so, how is it be...Read More

Now Marathas have it, others bound to seek it

Now Marathas have it, others bound to seek it

The founding fathers of the Republic failed to correctly envision its near-future reality when they provided that the reservations for sc...Read More

Now Council clears bill on Maratha quota in PG medical courses

Now Council clears bill on Maratha quota in PG medical courses

The Maharashtra Legislative Council on Friday unanimously cleared a bill to provide reservation to the Maratha community in post-graduate...Read More

Warriors, Heroes in final

Warriors, Heroes in final

Mumbai: Shivaji Park Warriors and Bandra Heroes, have notched up two wins apiece and virtually have placed themselves in the trophy round...Read More

Marathas and Kolis extend support to NCP in Mumbai North East

Marathas and Kolis extend support to NCP in Mumbai North East

Mumbai: The Marathas and Kolis (fisherfolk) on Thursday extended their support to Sanjay Dina Patil, the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP)...Read More

Marathas sulk in underdeveloped Marathwada

Marathas sulk in underdeveloped Marathwada

Mumbai: Despite giving a Deputy Prime Minister, a Lok Sabha Speaker, several Union Ministers, four Maharashtra Chief Ministers and a Depu...Read More

Maratha quota: Bombay High Court reserves order

Maratha quota: Bombay High Court reserves order

Mumbai: After conducting a day-to-day hearing for over a month, the Bombay HC on Tuesday reserved its judgment on the pleas challenging a...Read More

Mumbai: Pupils oppose quota in medical courses

Mumbai: Pupils oppose quota in medical courses

Mumbai: Students applying for post-graduate (PG) courses in medicine have claimed there are no seats in the Open category due to the rese...Read More

Maratha Reservation: Government to Bombay High Court, Report prepared by commission is scientific

Maratha Reservation: Government to Bombay High Court, Report prepared by commission is scientific

Mumbai: The Maharashtra government on Monday told the Bombay High Court it had followed due procedure of law in constituting the State Ba...Read More

Maratha Reservation: Bombay High Court questions ‘rationale’ behind creating separate category

Maratha Reservation: Bombay High Court questions ‘rationale’ behind creating separate category

Mumbai: The Bombay High Court on Friday sought to know the state government’s rationale behind carving out a separate category — Socially...Read More

OBC communities to hold march on first day of Maharashtra session on February 25 

OBC communities to hold march on first day of Maharashtra session on February 25 

Mumbai: Members of Other Backward Class (OBC) communities from Maharashtra will organise a march here on the first day of the state legis...Read More

Maratha quota: 3 of 5 data collecting agencies political, Petitioners to Bombay High Court

Maratha quota: 3 of 5 data collecting agencies political, Petitioners to Bombay High Court

Mumbai: The petitioners challenging the reservation to the Marathas informed the Bombay HC on Friday three of the five data collecting ag...Read More

Maratha Reservation: Government came up with quota only to appease the community, Bombay High Court told

Maratha Reservation: Government came up with quota only to appease the community, Bombay High Court told

Mumbai: On the second consecutive day of hearing, the Bombay High Court was informed on Thursday that the Maharashtra government had give...Read More

Maratha Reservation: Top advocates hired to defend decision in Bombay High Court

Maratha Reservation: Top advocates hired to defend decision in Bombay High Court

Mumbai: With elections nearing, the Maharashtra government seems to be in no mood to leave any scope for confirming legality of its decis...Read More

Bhopal: After chapatis, Scindia now tries hand at frying Samosas

Bhopal: After chapatis, Scindia now tries hand at frying Samosas

Bhopal: Guna MP Jyotiraditya Scindia, the scion of the royal Scindia family of Marathas which ruled Gwalior, took everyone by surprise as...Read More

Maharashtra: MIM withdraws petition against Maratha quota

Maharashtra: MIM withdraws petition against Maratha quota

Mumbai: The All India Majlis-e-Ittehad-ul Muslimeen (AIMIM) has decided to withdraw a petition it had filed in the Bombay High Court, cha...Read More

Democracy should be the only ‘basic structure’

Democracy should be the only ‘basic structure’

Among the many points raised as objections to the 124th Constitution Amendment Bill to enable means-tested reservations was the contentio...Read More

Curtains 2018: Devendra Fadnavis shows his prowess

Curtains 2018: Devendra Fadnavis shows his prowess

The Maharashtra has ruled by 17 chief ministers since the formation of state on May 1, 1960. Of the 17, 10 chief ministers were belonging...Read More

Maratha Reservation: Government takes a U-turn on recruitments

Maratha Reservation: Government takes a U-turn on recruitments

Mumbai: The Maharashtra government on Wednesday took a U-turn from its own stand before the Bombay High Court on the issue of recruitment...Read More

No reservation for Brahmins, says Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis

No reservation for Brahmins, says Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis

Mumbai: Akhil Bharatiya Brahman Mahasangh, while pressing for a survey of the community to find out the social and economic status, the M...Read More

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