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Winter session of Maharashtra Assembly from Monday; drought, Maratha quota to dominate

The winter session, being held in Mumbai after 57 years, will have only eight working days and will end on November 30.

published on : 16th November 2018

Maratha reservation: Commission submits report to Maharashtra government

According to a government source, the report has made favourable recommendations on the demands of the Maratha community for reservation in government jobs and educational institutions.

published on : 15th November 2018

Maratha quota by end of the month, says Devendra Fadnavis

Fadnavis, who was at Akola to review drought condition, told the reporters that the government will complete all legal formalities by the end of November to grant Maratha community their due.

published on : 15th November 2018

Maratha reservation row: State panel to submit report tomorrow

The protests took a violent turn on August 9 and as many as 194 people were arrested by the Pune Police for rioting and arson.

published on : 14th November 2018

Lessons in Maratha History

The first book, ‘The Peshwa: The Lion and the Stallion’ was the story of Peshwa Bajirao Bhat, who takes over the reins of the Peshwai after his father, Balaji Vishvanath Bhat’s death.

published on : 13th November 2018

Maratha groups protest as new party Maharashtra Kranti Sena formed

Harshwardhan Yadav, Shiv Sena MLA from Kannad in Aurangabad district, also announced the launch of a new Maratha party.

published on : 8th November 2018

Senior NCP leader Chhagan Bhujbal bats for reservation for Marathas in Maharashtra

Senior NCP leader Chhagan Bhujbal criticised the Modi-led government over various issues, including the Rafale jet deal.

published on : 30th September 2018

Marathas to launch new political party soon

With the party likely to be launched around Diwali, many feel the move would ultimately help the BJP in the state.

published on : 23rd September 2018

Maratha quota stir: Panel likely to submit report by November 15

The court was hearing a petition filed by Activist Vinod Patil that seeks a time-bound programme from the state government on providing reservation for Marathas.

published on : 12th September 2018

Maratha quota: Maharashtra government likely to receive report by November 15

The Backward Classes commission would submit to the government its recommendations on whether the community should be granted reservation in state-aided educational institutions and workplaces.

published on : 11th September 2018

Maharashtra: After Marathas, Dhangar community members stage protests demanding quota

The agitation was particularly effective in places such as Nagpur, Kolhapur and Aurangabad, where agitators blocked roads for several hours.

published on : 14th August 2018

45-year-old labourer ends life over Maratha quota demand in Aurangabad

The deceased, Keshavrao Chaudhari, was actively participating in 'thiyya' (sit-in) agitation of Maratha Kranti Morcha for reservation.

published on : 14th August 2018

Devendra Fadnavis to be replaced? No way, say supporters

Whenever the Maratha agitation gains momentum, rumours of the ‘Brahmin’ Chief Minister being replaced with a Maratha start doing the rounds in Maharashtra.

published on : 12th August 2018

Constitutional process for quota needs time, maintain peace: Sharad Pawar​ to Maratha agitators

The NCP chief also said that reservation must be granted to the Marathas without reducing the quota granted to other communities under the Constitution.

published on : 11th August 2018

No more protests on roads, say Maratha leaders

After all round criticism of the violence, the Maratha Kranti Morcha Organizers made it clear that henceforth there won't be any kind of agitations on the street to press for quota demand.

published on : 11th August 2018
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