Maratha quota: Maharashtra State Backward Class Commission likely to submit report to govt by 15 Nov
The commission would submit to the government its recommendations on whether the community should be granted reservation in state-aided educational institutions and workplaces.
Maratha quota: Sharad Pawar says constitutional process to grant reservation needs time, urges protesters to maintain peace
NCP president Sharad Pawar on Saturday said the constitutional process for grant of reservation to the Maratha community would need time.
Maharashtra bandh: Maratha Kranti Morcha says members not responsible for' violence, blames 'outside anti-social elements'
Maratha Kranti Morcha (MKM), one of the organisations spearheading the agitation for reservation for the Marathas, on Friday said its members were not responsible for the violence in Aurangabad and Pune on Thursday.
185 people held in Pune for violence during Maharashtra bandh, booked under Prevention of Damage to Public Property Act
Police said that protesters hurled stones at the police personnel in the Chandani Chowk area of Pune city during the Maratha quota stir on Thursday.
Maharashtra bandh: Maratha groups call for shutdown today over demand for 16% quota; all you need to know
Maharashtra is bracing for a day-long shutdown on Thursday called by an umbrella organisation of pro-quota Maratha groups, with the authorities ordering closure of schools and colleges in some areas fearing violence. However, Navi Mumbai has been exempt from the agitation.
Maratha quota stir: Schools, commercial units to remain shut in Pune tomorrow due to Maharashtra bandh
Schools and colleges as well as plants of several companies will remain shut in Pune in view of the bandh called by Maratha Kranti Morcha
Maratha quota stir: Various factions of Maratha Kranti Morcha in Maharashtra at odds about staging 9 August protest
As Maharashtra gears up for the anticipated Maratha protest on Thursday, various factions of the Maratha Kranti Morcha, an organisation that has been spearheading the cause, have decided not to go ahead with the protest.
Maratha Kranti Morcha warns of massive protests on 9 August across Maharashtra if state govt fails to provide quota by 7 August
Maratha Kranti Morcha (MKM) on Thursday warned of fresh wave of protests on 9 August across Maharashtra if the state government fails to grant reservation to the community by 7 August.
Maratha Kranti Morcha warns of massive protests across Maharashtra on 9 August over demand for quota
Maratha Kranti Morcha (MKM) on Thursday warned of a fresh wave of protests on 9 August across Maharashtra if the state government fails to grant reservation to the community by 7 August.
Maharashtra govt appears ready to grant Maratha reservation, but steps unlikely with matter still sub judice
The Maratha Kranti Morcha has been staging protests, demanding reservation for the community in jobs and educational institutes in Maharashtra.
Maratha quota protest: Jail Bharo Andolan held at Azad Maidan in Mumbai; agitators seek reservation in govt jobs
Maratha activists held a 'jail bharo' protest on Wednesday, demanding immediate implementation of reservations in jobs and education for the community.
Maratha Kranti Morcha protests updates: Protesters block Pune-Solapur highway, demand reservation in govt jobs
Protesters have blocked Pune-Solapur highway demanding reservation in government jobs.
Maratha Kranti Morcha to observe Jail Bharo Andolan at Azad Maidan in Mumbai today to demand reservations
Maratha outfit Maratha Kranti morcha who have been demanding reservations in government jobs and education for the community, will kick off another phase of their agitation on Wednesday.
Maratha reservation stir: 35-yr-old man commits suicide in Aurangabad; 90 vehicles damaged during protests in Chakan
The Maratha community in Maharashtra has been demanding reservation for the community in jobs and the education sector.
Maratha quota stir: Devendra Fadnavis announces partial withdrawal of cases filed against youth protesters
Maharashtra chief minister Devendra Fadnavis announced that there will be partial withdrawal of the cases filed against the Maratha quota youth protesters
Maratha quota agitation: How the protests in Maharashtra, which were meant to be peaceful, took a violent turn
By the time the Maratha Kranti Morcha called off its Mumbai bandh on Wednesday afternoon, there had already been significant damage to life and property.
Maratha quota agitation: Two more Maharashtra MLAs, including a BJP legislator, quit in support of demand
The Maratha community has been demanding quota under the OBC category in government jobs and education. The community held protests in various parts of Maharashtra and had observed bandhs in Mumbai and rest of the state.
Maratha quota: Devendra Fadnavis has little legroom to oblige community as 2019 elections may prove to be a litmus test
The Maharashtra chief minister wouldn’t have much autonomy because Maharashtra is a dicey state in so far as the 2019 Lok Sabha and then the Assembly elections are concerned because anything done or not done has to fit the matrix that Amit Shah is developing.
Maratha quota stir: Peaceful protest turns violent; BEST buses attacked, roads in suburban Mumbai blocked
Two Maratha outfits —the Maratha Kranti Morcha and the Sakal Maratha Samaj called for a Maharashtra bandh on Wednesday.
Sharad Pawar asks Devendra Fadnavis to initiate dialogue with Maratha leaders to end stand-off over quota demand
In a statement issued Tuesday, Pawar lamented that instead of taking the grievances of the community seriously, the chief minister and certain ministers have given provocative statements