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Reservation decision not backed by data to show Marathas a dep...

MUMBAI: The 16% reservation created for Marathas by the state government is faulty as proper empirical data to establish absence of their representation in government services or education appears to be lacking, said legal experts on Saturday. ... Times of India, 1 month ago

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Indian Express, 2 months ago
Construction World, 5 months ago

An empire's fall: cause and effect

History proved beyond doubt that every Empire that evolved and flourished across centuries created its own grave-diggers. As is the case, the historians of all hues since the 18 Century have debated the causes of the decline of Mughal Empire. The ...
 The Hindu3 days ago

An Opinion Reserved

Maratha Might CM and Dy CM are Marathas As were 99% of the former CMs 15 out of 30 are cabinet ministers Own/control 85% sugar factories Own 75% of land in the state 1,200 out of 2,000 MLAs between 1962 and 2004 were Marathas Control ...
 Outlook India3 weeks ago Reservation decision defrauds Constitution  Afternoon Despatch & Courier1 month ago PIL against quotas for Marathas  Asian Age1 month ago

PIL challenges Maratha reservation in Maharashtra

A Public Interest Litigation (PIL) in the Bombay High Court has challenged the Maharashtra cabinet's recent decision to grant 16 per cent reservation to the Maratha community in government jobs and educational institutions. The petition filed on ...
 The Hindu2 weeks ago
India TV

Saroj Khan ropes in Aditi Rao Hydari for a Marathi movie

do a special song for Mrinal Kulkarni's Marathi period film "Rama Madhav". Saroj Khan had earlier choreographed Aditi in one of her southern films and the latter felt that the actress is a perfect choice for the song keeping in mind her ...
 India TV1 month ago Aditi Rao Hydari does special song for Marathi film  Apun Ka Choice1 month ago Saroj Khan teams up with Aditi Rao for song in Marathi movie  ProKerala.com1 month ago Check out Aditi Rao Hydari turns classical dancer for Marathi film  Bollywood Hungama1 month ago
The Hindu

A quota for the ruling class

In Maharashtra, the word Maratha is synonymous with power. Both Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan and Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar belong to this dominant caste group. So does most of the State Cabinet. Even a fleeting glance at the State's ...
 The Hindu1 month ago

Chavan govt nod to 16% quota for Marathas, 5% for Muslims in jobs

Summary Questions are being raised over the legal tenability of the move with the government failing to work out on any empirical data of its own to point out the backwardness of these Muslim communities. TheCongress-NCP government in ...
 Indian Express1 month ago

Revised tender for Shivaji statue

The new model After failing to get project management consultant (PMC) for its ambitious international memorial of Maratha warrior Chhatrapati Shivaji to be erected in the Arabian Sea, the state government is willing to come out with a fresh tender with ...
 Asian Age1 month ago

Book Mark

Chhatrapati Shivaji was sworn in as the Maratha ruler Shivaji Bhosle, also known as Chhatrapati Shivaji Raje Bhosle was the founder of Maratha Empire in western India. He crowned himself as the king in a coronation ceremony on June 6, 1674 and ...
 New Indian Express1 month ago Shivaji Maharaj wouldn't approve  The Sunday Guardian4 days ago

100 years of remembrance

Though India was dragged willy-nilly into the First World War by its colonial masters, many Indians including Mahatma Gandhi participated enthusiastically One hundred years is a long time. Today, a hundred years ago, the world as it was known till ...
 AhmedabadMirror.com3 days ago Princely Mysore and WW I  Deccan Herald1 month ago
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