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Maratha community

Maratha protest on quota turns violent

As per the local media reports, protestors reportedly started pelting stones on the cops after the police used teargas to disperse them

03 Sep 2023 12:11 AM

We are firmly behind Marathas: Shiv Sena

The high court directed the state government to bring down the reservation to 12-13 percent from the present 16 percent.

30 Jun 2019 7:44 AM

Govt files caveat in Apex court

The caveat was filed to ensure that no judgment is passed without hearing the state government.

29 Jun 2019 2:49 AM

Should we change the way we see quotas?

Politics will step in to create more such reservations supposedly to empower disadvantaged sections but in effect padding up votebanks.

29 Jun 2019 12:00 AM

Maratha quota valid, but 16 per cent not justified: Bombay HC

Sadavarte claimed that education minister Vinod Tawde had stated in the morning itself that judgment would be in their favour.

28 Jun 2019 2:13 AM


SC refuses to entertain plea challenging Maratha quota in PG medical colleges

The Maharashtra Legislative Council had earlier cleared a bill to provide reservation to Maratha community in PG medical courses.

24 Jun 2019 1:37 PM

Med students withdraw stir over Maratha quota

The state government earlier clarified that the quota would be implemented from the very time.

22 May 2019 5:55 AM

Quota ordinance gets government nod

The ordinance will give the SEBC Act a retrospective effect following which the admission will be upheld.

18 May 2019 4:01 AM

Protect girl from kin: Bombay HC

The plea further states that her parents threatened to kill the couple him.

08 May 2019 7:33 AM

Woman approaches court for protection from parents

The petition has been filed in the high court through her counsel, Nitin Satpute.

03 May 2019 7:01 AM


Warrant issued against Uddhav Thackeray

Advocate Datta Suryawanshi who belongs to Maratha community and is a follower of ‘Shiv Dharma’ has filed the defamation case.

24 Apr 2019 1:27 AM

Sambhaji Brigade president joins Congress, may get LS ticket

With the Congress plagued by a dearth of strong candidates to field from the Pune Lok Sabha seat, Mr Gaikwad is considered a serious contender.

31 Mar 2019 4:11 AM

Maratha quota left only 18 per cent seats for open category

Counsel Shreehari Aney brought to the notice of the court that after giving reservation to the Marathas.

26 Mar 2019 3:09 AM

Maratha quota valid, legal: Maharashtra govt tells Bombay HC

At present, the percentage of reservation in Maharashtra stands at 68 per cent.

11 Mar 2019 7:16 PM

Govt: Survey found Marathas backward

The commission had given 7.5 marks for social, 8 marks for educational and 7 marks for economical backwardness to the state.

11 Mar 2019 7:42 AM


Maratha community threatens to vote against BJP, Shiv Sena

The state had also assured compensation and government jobs to the kin of protesters who committed suicide during the agitation.

07 Mar 2019 2:07 AM

Maratha quota based on unsound findings: Petition

Advocate Sancheti also cited a 2015 judgment of the apex court that a politically organised group like the Cats could not be included in the OBC list.

15 Feb 2019 2:21 AM

Govt told to reveal entire quota report

HC dismisses government’s argument that it will create law and order problem.

29 Jan 2019 1:54 AM

After Marathas, BJP trying to woo OBCs ahead of polls

The state government has approved Rs 736.50 crores for OBCs, VJNTs, and SBCs.

16 Jan 2019 2:05 AM

Where are jobs for those eligible for quota: Shiv Sena

The Shiv Sena said that the population above 15 years of age is increasing in India by 13 lakh.

11 Jan 2019 7:13 AM