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OBC-Maratha divide widens amidst quota protests in Maharashtra

OBC leaders have sought assurance from that OBC reservation will not be diluted by including the Maratha community in the catagory

20 Jun 2024 12:29 AM

Maratha quota activist calls off hunger strike, gives 1 month to Shinde government

Jarange said that respecting the government’s request, he is calling off his hunger strike

14 Jun 2024 1:31 AM

AA Edit | Thorny quota for Marathas

Maharashtra's push for a 10% Maratha quota raises legal and fairness concerns, pushing the reservation system's limits

22 Feb 2024 12:19 AM

Maharashtra govt approves bill to extend 10% reservation to Marathas

Following the 10 per cent reservation for the Maratha community, the total reservation in Maharashtra will go up to 72 per cent

21 Feb 2024 1:53 AM

Sunil Gatade | Maratha quota issue unravels like ‘time bomb’ in Maha politics

The issue has taken centre-stage with the emergence of Manoj Jarange Patil from the backward Marathwada region.

06 Nov 2023 12:05 AM


AA Edit | Maratha quota poser for Shinde

The demand for a Maratha quota started in the 1980s coinciding with the Mandal Commission debate.

01 Nov 2023 11:53 PM

SC quashes Maharashtra law granting quota to Marathas, refuses to revisit old verdict

The court said that to change the 50 per cent limit is to have a society which is not founded on equality but based on caste rule

05 May 2021 11:05 PM

SC refuses to interfere with ordinance

Observing at any interference at this stage would lead to a "chaos”.

25 Jun 2019 2:47 AM

Advocate to challenge state’s quota ordinance

Mr Sadavarte has written a letter to governor Vidyasagar Rao requesting him not to sign the state’s ordinance.

20 May 2019 6:21 AM

Maratha quota: Supreme Court junks government’s plea

The apex court observed that since the admission process had already begun last year, the HC order was right.

10 May 2019 3:31 AM


Bombay HC reserves order on pleas for, against Maratha quota

If anyone wants to say anything in this matter now, they will have to give written submissions.

27 Mar 2019 2:47 AM

‘Quota granted in light of Maratha’s current situation’

The high court is now hearing arguments of those who support the Maratha quota.

18 Mar 2019 2:54 AM

Quota report annexures can be accessed: Bombay HC

The petitioners were free to go to the state secretariat and inspect the hard copies of the annexures, the court said.

01 Feb 2019 2:05 AM

BJP to go on offensive over quota

Chief minister Devendra Fadnavis, additionally, has levelled allegations of stalling reservation for Marathas against Opposition parties.

28 Nov 2018 12:44 AM

Maharashtra government talks to Opposition on Maratha quota plan

Sources claimed that the state government is now trying to build consensus among all parties over the issue.

23 Nov 2018 12:17 AM


Commission report paves way for Maratha quota

The Cabinet decision will have major political implications in coming general as well as Assembly elections.

19 Nov 2018 1:09 AM

Maratha quota: State to get final report by November 15

On Tuesday, the commission filed its interim report in court and said that till date, it had surveyed 45,000 families throughout the state.

12 Sep 2018 1:32 AM

Class 11 girl commits suicide over Maratha quota in Maharashtra

In her suicide note, Kishori Baban Kakade said despite scoring 89 pc she failed to get admission owing to no reservation for Marathas.

11 Sep 2018 9:26 AM

Every Indian asking same question, where are jobs? Rahul's jibe at Gadkari

Nitin Gadkari on Saturday said, 'The government recruitment is frozen. Where are the jobs?'

06 Aug 2018 1:10 PM

Those saying ‘go to Pak’ ignorant about India, Pakistan: Sharad Pawar

There is no conflict between peoples of both countries; it is Pak govt, army which carry out anti-India propaganda, Pawar said.

05 Aug 2018 10:57 AM