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IB suspects right-wing outfit instigated Maharashtra violence

The Intelligence Bureau wants the State police to monitor the activities of the Sambhaji Brigade, a right-wing group in Maharashtra as it is suspected to be behind the violence that erupted in the State after morphed images of Shivaji Maharaj, Babasaheb ... The Hindu, 2 months ago
The Hindu

RTI activist flees Maharashtra upon threat to life

The Hindu A file picture of a demonstration of Marathi women in Mumbai demanding reservation. Photo: Vivek Bendre. TOPICS An RTI activist who has filed a PIL against granting 16 per cent reservation to Marathas, has fled Maharashtra fearing ...
 The Hindu2 weeks ago

Brahmins too demand for reservations in Maharashtra

In what is seen as an attempt to form a larger social coalition of Brahmins and other backwards, demands are being made by other backward classes (OBC) leaders to extend quota benefits to the Brahmin community. This comes in the backdrop of the ...
 DNA India1 month ago
The Week

Maharashtra government issues Maratha, Muslim quota ordinance; experts call it half-baked

The state government on Friday issued an ordinance for Maratha and Muslim reservation in education and jobs. Experts, however, allege it is a half-baked ordinance that will have to face many legal hurdles, and will need the new state government's ...
 DNA India1 month ago Recovery shot  The Week1 month ago

Petitioner against Maratha quota says he fears for life

Mumbai, July 1 (PTI) Former journalist Ketan Tirodkar, who has filed a public interest litigation against Maharashtra cabinet's decision to provide 16 per cent reservations to the Maratha community, has informed the Bombay High Court that he is ...
 Press Trust of India2 months 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 Hindu2 months ago
DNA India

OBC activists, critics slam quota math

Photo for representational purpose While the government has granted 16% quotas to Marathas on grounds of educational and social backwardness, its claims that the community forms 32% of the state's population has been contested by OBC activists ...
 DNA India2 months ago
DNA

State cabinet sets alight quota bomb

After a severe electoral drubbing in the Lok Sabha elections, it was time for the ruling Congress and NCP to fall back on a tested populist formula for the assembly polls — caste and religion based quotas for Marathas and Muslims. This is for the first ...
 DNA2 months ago
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Who helped Dhananjay Desai spread his poison?

Dhananjay Desai has been allowed to spread his poison to young men in Maharashtra and Goa over the last five years, by a 'secular' Congress-NCP government. The 23 cases pending against him have not stopped him. He and his supporters must have thought they were immune when they lynched a bearded Muslim at night. Neither Desai nor his followers, nor the police, nor their 'secular' political masters, must have expected the nationwide furore that followed, says Jyoti Punwani. The Maharashtra police ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago
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