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Dec 14, 2016
Maratha morcha: Give quotas or face poll debacles, community warns Devendra FadnavisApart from reservations, other major demands of the Morcha included the amendment in Atrocities act, capital punishment to the accused in the Kopardi rape case and the implementation of the Swaminathan Commission recommendations.
Dec 13, 2016
Maratha morcha: Over 150 MLAs, MLCs set to join the march in Nagpur on WednesdayThe Maratha Kunbi Kranti Muk Morcha, on 14 December, will start from Yashwant stadium, Dhantoli and end at Vidhan Bhavan.
Dec 12, 2016
BJP hijacks Nagpur edition of Maratha Kranti Morcha in legislature and on the streetsThe final battle for Maratha reservation has begun and political parties are keen to cash in on it
Nov 03, 2016
Maratha Kranti morcha: Mumbai bike rally on 6 November aims to press for reservation demandsCM Devendra Fadnavis said that they have received the demands of the Maratha community.
Oct 16, 2016
Maratha agitation: Silent march in Thane, a prelude to Mumbai's rallyThe Maratha community on Sunday organised a 'silent march' in Thane district which was joined by minister Eknath Shinde and leaders of Shiv Sena, Congress and NCP.
Oct 14, 2016
Devendra Fadnavis announces sops to pacify Marathas: An astute move by Maharashtra CMChief Minister Devendra Fadnavis is busy trying to resolve the tension in Maharashtra. To prevent the Maratha community from agitating further, CM Fadnavis announced a fee concession and a reimbursement scheme for students belonging to the Economically Backward Classes (EBC)
Oct 10, 2016
Were Nashik protests the trigger for Fadnavis to intervene in the Maratha issue?The Nashik incident that saw a five-year-old girl — who was playing with her sister near temple at Trimbakeshwar — being raped by a 15-year-old in a dilapidated structure behind the temple
Sep 29, 2016
Saamana cartoon shot Shiv Sena in the foot by hurting Maratha sentimentsThe Shiv Sena scored a self-goal by publishing a cartoon that mocks the Maratha Muk (silent) Morcha at a time when the dominant caste of Marathas is up in arms over the most emotive issue of stern action against the rapist of a girl from the community
Sep 25, 2016
Maratha protests: Govt committed to resolve issues, says CM Devendra FadnavisMaharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Sunday said his government was committed to resolve the issues being raised by the Maratha community, agitating over reservation demand and punishment for culprits of Kopardi rape and murder case.
Sep 21, 2016
Bombay High Court refuses to hear petition against reservation to MarathasThe Bombay High Court on Wednesday refused to hear a petition against the decision of the Maharashtra government to provide 16 percent reservation to the Maratha community in jobs and educational institutions.