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Sep 18, 2017
3 cops protect one VIP but just 1 for every 663 aam aadmi: Abysmal ratio aided violent riots over past 5 yearsWhile three police personnel guard one VIP on average, only one policeman is available for 663 common citizens
Aug 09, 2017
Maratha Kranti Morcha: Over 3 lakh protesters throng Mumbai; CM Fadnavis promises reservationsThe 58th Marathi Kranti Silent Morcha which saw participation from nearly three lakh members of the community concluded peacefully on Wednesday with Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis assuring reservation
Aug 09, 2017
Maratha Kranti Morcha: Lakhs march in silence; Devendra Fadnavis promises panel for quota demandMembers of the Maratha community took out a silent protest or the 'Maratha Kranti Morcha' in Mumbai on Wednesday to demand for reservation in government jobs and education.
Aug 08, 2017
Maratha Kranti Morcha: Mumbai Police gear up; over 7000 personnel to provide security tomorrowThe Maharashtra government, police, BMC and other agencies are all set for a mammoth Maratha 'mook' (silent) procession that will be taken out on Wednesday, officials said.
Aug 08, 2017
Maratha Kranti Morcha in Mumbai: Diversions, blockades installed; schools to remain shut as city braces for rallyWith more than five lakh participants and 10,000 vehicles are likely to enter Mumbai to take part in Maratha Kranti Morcha, city's commuters are advised to avoid the roads till absolutely necessary
Aug 07, 2017
Maratha Morcha plans to hold 58th 'silent rally' in Mumbai; lakhs expected to throng Azad MaidanThe Maratha community has held 57 "silent rallies" across Maharashtra in the last 12 months demanding reservations. But having failed to achieve the desired results, they have decided to hold one final march, in Mumbai on Wednesday
Jun 22, 2017
Gorkhas in Mumbai express solidarity with statehood stir, criticise West Bengal govtHundreds of Gorkhas living in the city on Thursday gathered at Azad Maidan and expressed solidarity with the ongoing agitation in Darjeeling hills in West Bengal for a separate Gorkhaland state
Nov 03, 2016
AAP Mumbai protests against detention of Arvind Kejriwal, Manish SisodiaKejriwal, Sisodia and Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi were detained by police when they tried to meet Grewal's family.
Mar 22, 2016
Deonar dumping ground fire: Residents demand immediate solution in protest at Azad MaidanAmid rising health concerns over smog spreading in areas adjacent to the Deonar dumping ground where a fire broke out on Saturday emitting toxic gases, a large number of residents on Tuesday protested at Azad Maidan in Mumbai, demanding an immediate solution to the problem.
Aug 27, 2015
Mobile services blocked in Gujarat: Patel unrest not the only one affected by internet rumoursAs internet and messaging apps become the latest means to spread the word, the government is trying to keep in step.