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Quota to Marathas means permanent crutches to them: HC told

The government has destroyed the concept of equality by setting up a special category - Socially and Educationally Backward Class (SEBC)- for the Maratha community, the petitioners argued.

published on : 8th February 2019

Marathas got special treatment, permanent concession: Anti-quota petitioners

'Maratha reservation is exclusive. This one community has been treated as special,' said senior counsel Srihari Aney, appearing for Uday Dhople, one of the petitioners.

published on : 7th February 2019

Farmer sets self ablaze in Hingoli district of Marathwada

  Basamba police was immediately informed who rushed to the spot and conducted a Panchnama.

published on : 1st February 2019

Maratha quota: Petitioners free to access annexures copy, says HC

Several petitions were filed in HC challenging the November 30, 2018 decision of Maharashtra government granting 16% reservation in government jobs and educational institutions for Marathas.

published on : 31st January 2019

Marathas, Kunbis not separate castes: Maharashtra Backward Class panel

The report was on Tuesday gave to the petitioners who have moved the Bombay High Court challenging the decision to grant the reservation.

published on : 29th January 2019

Final hearing on pleas against Maratha quota from February 6: Bombay High Court

The state government shall till then not make any appointment in any of its departments under the new legislation, the court said.

published on : 23rd January 2019

Bombay HC adjourns Maratha reservation hearing to January 18

The Maharashtra Assembly passed a bill granting 16 per cent reservation in education and government jobs for the Maratha community under the socially and educationally backward category on November 29

published on : 14th January 2019

Maratha quota case: Maharashtra government says mega recruitment drive postponed till January 23

The high court had earlier this month chided the government for issuing an advertisement for job recruitment even as petitions challenging the legislation are pending.

published on : 19th December 2018

Bombay High Court rebukes state for job recruitment ad under Maratha quota

The HC said such "irreverent situations" should be avoided and that the government should give courts some "breathing space" to hear the petitions.

published on : 10th December 2018

Sharad Pawar cites Amit Shah remark to slam Fadnavis over Maratha quota

Pawar cited a reported statement of BJP chief Amit Shah and asked Fadnavis if he will defy his party chief in granting quota to the influential community.

published on : 10th December 2018

Bengaluru: Huge loans, pending projects drive 59-year-old realtor to death

The family of the deceased reportedly told the police that he was developing projects worth Rs 200 crore in the past few months, and was facing financial trouble.

published on : 8th December 2018

Maratha quota: Government sets up 'war room' to fill vacant posts

In the last budget session of the state legislature, Chief minister Devendra Fadnavis had announced that 72,000 vacant posts will be filled in two phases.

published on : 6th December 2018

Maratha quota stir: 11 more arrested for Chakan violence

During the violence, 60 vehicles, including public transport buses had been ransacked and torched, while police personnel were also attacked.

published on : 5th December 2018

Maharashtra government to withdraw cases filed during Maratha, Bhima-Koregaon violence

CM Devendra Fadnavis added that cases against the people involved in serious crimes will not be dropped.

published on : 1st December 2018

Shiv Sena against any political 'bid' to take Maratha quota credit

In an editorial in party mouthpiece 'Saamana', the Sena said the Marathas should get the reservation with "due respect".

published on : 1st December 2018
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