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BJP celebrates, every party claims credit

The Marathas constitute almost 31.5 per cent of the population in the state. Politically, they are a dominant community across the state.

30 Nov 2018 1:48 AM

Council adjourned twice over Maratha reservation

The Leader of Opposition in the state Legislative Council demanded that Rs 50,000 per hectare be given to the drought-affected farmers.

28 Nov 2018 1:07 AM

OBC leaders meet CM, seek clarification

They expressed the view that SEBC and OBC carried the same meaning and that would create further confusion.

28 Nov 2018 1:07 AM

Opposition impedes both Houses proceedings

The state Legislative Council was also adjourned due to noisy scenes over the same issue.

27 Nov 2018 12:28 AM

Now other communities make similar demands

There are now five major communities in the state asking for a change in reservation category or reservation itself.

17 Nov 2018 1:17 AM


Commission to submit report on Maratha backwardness

The community has been demanding reservation on the lines of OBCs in the state.

15 Nov 2018 1:20 AM

Marathas’ indefinite fast enters sixth day in Mumbai

Want govt to revoke all FIRs against them in August stir.

14 Nov 2018 12:30 AM

Maratha group warns of major stir over quota

The Maharashtra government has asked the backward commission to submit its report on reservation by November 15.

30 Oct 2018 1:29 AM

Maratha body to start party

In last few months, Morcha agitated aggressively and organised bandh also.

13 Sep 2018 1:32 AM

‘Vehicle march’ on September 4 for Maratha quota

An indefinite stir has already started at Azad Maidan.

24 Aug 2018 2:33 AM


185 booked for violence during agitation in Pune

Seventy-eight of those arrested were sent to magisterial custody.

11 Aug 2018 1:59 AM

Ashok Chavan to brief Rahul Gandhi on Maratha stir

The Congress has lent its support to quota for the Marathas.

09 Aug 2018 2:13 AM

Bombay HC expresses ire on statewide Maratha reservation protests

The court told the state to think sensitively.

08 Aug 2018 2:14 AM

Opposition slams CM’s delayed action

Apart from Maratha reservation, the state government is also facing the heat on Dhanagar reservation.

07 Aug 2018 2:32 AM

CM Fadnavis stays recruitment amid protests

Fadnavis made these announcements in a special appeal broadcast Sunday evening by state-owned channel “Doordarshan Sahyadri”.

06 Aug 2018 1:00 AM


MKM warns state on quota decision

The main morcha will take place in Kolhapur, with the community also planning smaller marches in other regions of the state.

06 Aug 2018 12:58 AM

Gadkari’s ‘no job’ comment exposes BJP’s failure: Opposition

The Congress has said that Mr Gadkari’s statement mirrors the government’s performance.

06 Aug 2018 12:48 AM

Government employees to go on strike from August 7

The decision comes at a time when the Maratha reservation stir is already underway across the state.

04 Aug 2018 2:19 AM

Court to hear reservation plea on August 7

At the last hearing, the court had wanted to know what the state backward class commission had done so far.

04 Aug 2018 1:07 AM

Will intervene in Maratha stir, says Rahul Gandhi

Congress-NCP government had earlier given the reservation, which was strike down by the court.

04 Aug 2018 12:58 AM