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Maratha organisations stage protests against Maharashtra govt's handling of quota issue
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Maratha organisations stage protests against Maharashtra govt's handling of quota issue

Protesters in Beed and Osmanabad opposed decision to conduct police recruitment and MPSC exams without clarity on reservation for Maratha candidates in government jobs

'Will do what it takes to give justice to Maratha community': Uddhav Thackeray on SC order staying quota
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'Will do what it takes to give justice to Maratha community': Uddhav Thackeray on SC order staying quota

The Supreme Court on Wednesday stayed implementation of the 2018 Maratha quota law of the state and referred the petitions challenging the law to a larger constitution bench

Maharashtra govt must go 'fully prepared' for SC hearing on Maratha reservation, says Devendra Fadnavis
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Maharashtra govt must go 'fully prepared' for SC hearing on Maratha reservation, says Devendra Fadnavis

The BJP leader said that government officials and ministers must be fully prepared to brief the counsel during the Supreme Court hearing on quotas in education and jobs for Marathas

Supreme Court on Maratha reservation today: Interim order on petitions challenging quota on 15 July
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Supreme Court on Maratha reservation today: Interim order on petitions challenging quota on 15 July

Supreme Court on Maratha reservation today | Petitioners argue that HC decision is incorrect as the State law has breached the 50% cap on reservation fixed by a Constitution Bench in the Indira Sawhney judgment.

Govt not looking at blanket withdrawal of Bhima Koregaon violence cases, only of non-serious offences, says NCP’s Jayant Patil
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Govt not looking at blanket withdrawal of Bhima Koregaon violence cases, only of non-serious offences, says NCP’s Jayant Patil

Maharashtra Minister Jayant Patil on Wednesday said that the Maharashtra Vikas Aghadi (MVA) government was not looking for a "blanket withdrawal" of cases in connection with the Bhima Koregaon violence

Maharashtra Assembly election 2019: Marathas happy with BJP's quota move in Marathwada, cite decreasing farm income
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Maharashtra Assembly election 2019: Marathas happy with BJP's quota move in Marathwada, cite decreasing farm income

Over a year after the Maratha agitators took to the streets of various cities in Maharashtra to press for a host of demands, the Maharashtra government has only partially succeeded in placating them

SC to consider urgent hearing of 5 petitions challenging Bombay HC's order on upholding constitutional validity of Maratha quota today
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SC to consider urgent hearing of 5 petitions challenging Bombay HC's order on upholding constitutional validity of Maratha quota today

The SC on Monday agreed to consider according to an urgent hearing to petitions challenging the constitutional validity of a Maharashtra law that grants reservation to the Maratha community in education and jobs

Daily Bulletin: SC to hear matter over Karnataka rebel MLAs resignations, India-US trade talks to resume; day's top stories
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Daily Bulletin: SC to hear matter over Karnataka rebel MLAs resignations, India-US trade talks to resume; day's top stories

Karnataka political crisis: SC to hear matter over rebel MLAs resignations today; US, India trade talks to restart today after Donald Trump's tariff tweets; day's stop stories

SC to hear on 12 July plea challenging Bombay HC order upholding law granting reservation to Marathas
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SC to hear on 12 July plea challenging Bombay HC order upholding law granting reservation to Marathas

It challenges the Bombay High Court order which upheld the constitutional validity of the quota for the Maratha community in education and government jobs in the state.

Mayawati slams Maharashtra govt over 'hurry' to grant reservation to Maratha community, accuses BJP of favouritism
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Mayawati slams Maharashtra govt over 'hurry' to grant reservation to Maratha community, accuses BJP of favouritism

Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) supremo Mayawati launched a scathing attack on BJP over its "hurriedness" to give reservation to Maratha community in Maharashtra, while accusing the party of not being 'interested' in the welfare of people other castes

Bombay HC upholds Maratha quota: BJP, Shiv Sena snatch issue from Congress, NCP ahead of state polls
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Bombay HC upholds Maratha quota: BJP, Shiv Sena snatch issue from Congress, NCP ahead of state polls

In a historic verdict, the Bombay High Court on Thursday upheld the constitutional validity of the Maharashtra government's bill that provides a separate quota in government jobs and educational institutions for Marathas under a new category

Devendra Fadnavis welcomes Bombay HC judgment on Maratha quota; Congress leader says credit to agitators
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Devendra Fadnavis welcomes Bombay HC judgment on Maratha quota; Congress leader says credit to agitators

The Maharashtra Assembly had passed the Maratha Reservation Bill, which extended 16 percent reservation in educational institutions and government jobs to the Maratha community.

Maratha quota row: Bombay HC upholds reservation for community, but says 16 percent figure not justified
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Maratha quota row: Bombay HC upholds reservation for community, but says 16 percent figure not justified

The Bombay High Court on Thursday upheld the constitutional validity of reservation for the Maratha community in government jobs and education

Bombay High Court likely to give verdict on 16% Maratha quota today; petitioners say move 'destroys concept of equality'
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Bombay High Court likely to give verdict on 16% Maratha quota today; petitioners say move 'destroys concept of equality'

The Bombay High Court on Thursday is expected to announce its judgment on a bunch of petitions challenging the Maharashtra government's decision to grant 16 percent quota to Maratha community

Daily Bulletin: Modi in Japan for G-20 Summit; verdict on Maratha quota expected; Amit Shah to review security situation in Kashmir; day's top stories
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Daily Bulletin: Modi in Japan for G-20 Summit; verdict on Maratha quota expected; Amit Shah to review security situation in Kashmir; day's top stories

Modi reaches Japan for G-20 Summit; Indore BJP MLA arrested for beating official sent for judicial custody; HC verdict on Maratha quota to be out today; top stories for the day

Maharashtra Assembly approves, passes bill proposing 16 percent quota for Maratha students in PG medical and dental admissions
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Maharashtra Assembly approves, passes bill proposing 16 percent quota for Maratha students in PG medical and dental admissions

Maharashtra Legislative Assembly on Thursday passed an amendment in SEBC Act 2018, providing reservation to Maratha students PG medical and dental admissions. The Maharashtra Legislature had on 29 November last year passed a bill proposing 16 percent reservation in education and government jobs for Marathas. Last month, the state government had received permission from the EC to promulgate an ordinance for Maratha reservation.

SC seeks response from Maharashtra govt on plea against Maratha reservation; court to hear petition on 24 June
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SC seeks response from Maharashtra govt on plea against Maratha reservation; court to hear petition on 24 June

SC sought response from the Maharashtra government on a plea challenging an order of the Bombay High Court dismissing a petition against Maratha reservation in PG medical and dental courses. The bench said the petitioners had earlier approached the apex court and were asked to move the high court for the relief. Petitioner Sameer challenged the Bombay High Court order of 13 June.

Maratha quota row: Maharashtra cabinet approves ordinance on reservation in post-graduate medical courses
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Maratha quota row: Maharashtra cabinet approves ordinance on reservation in post-graduate medical courses

The Nagpur bench of the Bombay High Court had disallowed to grant 16 percent reservation to Maratha community for admissions to post-graduate medical courses on the grounds that the admission process had begun much earlier.

Bombay HC seeks govt's reply on AIMIM MLA's plea against Maratha quota; next hearing on 23 Jan
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Bombay HC seeks govt's reply on AIMIM MLA's plea against Maratha quota; next hearing on 23 Jan

The Bombay High Court Thursday directed the Maharashtra government to file an affidavit in response to a petition by AIMIM MLA Imtiyaz Jaleel, challenging the Maratha quota