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Aurangabad Shiv Sena leader allegedly kicks protesters during Maharashtra bandh

Aurangabad Shiv Sena leader allegedly kicks protesters during Maharashtra bandh

The tension started when Aurangabad Shiv Sena leader Ambadas Danve arrived at the protest site in Kranti Chowk to join the protesters.

Aug 09, 2018, 23:56 PM IST
PIL filed against Maratha Kranti Morcha in Bombay High Court for resorting to violence during Maharashtra bandh

PIL filed against Maratha Kranti Morcha in Bombay High Court for resorting to violence during Maharashtra bandh

The petition has been filed by a farmer named Dwarkanath Patil. He has asked for a ban on the violent agitation over the demand for Maratha reservation.

Aug 09, 2018, 23:30 PM IST
Thousands bid tearful adieu to Major Kaustubh Rane in Thane

Thousands bid tearful adieu to Major Kaustubh Rane in Thane

Major Rane was among the four soldiers killed in a gunfight with terrorists in J&K`s Bandipura.

Aug 09, 2018, 14:20 PM IST
Maharashtra bandh: Maratha groups call for 'peaceful protest' over demand for quota, security tightened

Maharashtra bandh: Maratha groups call for 'peaceful protest' over demand for quota, security tightened

Maratha Kranti Morcha and other Maratha groups have been protesting over the demand for reservation.

Aug 08, 2018, 22:09 PM IST
Maharashtra bandh: A look at all demands of Maratha groups on reservation

Maharashtra bandh: A look at all demands of Maratha groups on reservation

The protest is expected to be peaceful and all essential services like schools and colleges have been excluded.

Aug 08, 2018, 21:46 PM IST
Pune schools, colleges, commercial units closed on Thursday as Maratha bodies call for Maharashtra bandh

Pune schools, colleges, commercial units closed on Thursday as Maratha bodies call for Maharashtra bandh

Pune district police will deploy three companies of the State Reserve Police Force and a team of the Rapid Action Force in sensitive areas during the protest by the Maratha Kranti Morcha.

Aug 08, 2018, 18:26 PM IST
Maratha Kranti Morcha calls for Maharashtra bandh on Thursday

Maratha Kranti Morcha calls for Maharashtra bandh on Thursday

The traffic will be halted during the hours when the bandh is observed. The decision to hold protests has been left with the District coordination committee.The protest is scheduled to be held from

Aug 08, 2018, 16:28 PM IST
Mumbai boy takes up Kiki challenge on local train, cops launch probe after video goes viral

Mumbai boy takes up Kiki challenge on local train, cops launch probe after video goes viral

The CR and the RPF have ordered a probe and a hunt for the young man seen in the latest Kiki dance challenge video.

Aug 07, 2018, 14:23 PM IST
1.7 million Maharashtra government employees on three-day strike over pay dues

1.7 million Maharashtra government employees on three-day strike over pay dues

The state government has stated that recommendations of the 7th pay commission will be implemented from January 2019.

Aug 07, 2018, 06:07 AM IST
21-year-old kills brother, stuffs body parts in plastic bags over monetary tiff

21-year-old kills brother, stuffs body parts in plastic bags over monetary tiff

The accused killed the victim, who worked as a security guard, by allegedly attacking him with a sharp weapon.

Aug 05, 2018, 13:00 PM IST
Reservation won't guarantee employment as there are no jobs, says Nitin Gadkari

Reservation won't guarantee employment as there are no jobs, says Nitin Gadkari

At a time when the opposition has been attacking the Modi government on the issue of job creation, Gadkari's opinion on the Maratha stir may backfire.

Aug 05, 2018, 06:17 AM IST
Maratha reservation row: 11 more arrested for violence in Pune's Chakan

Maratha reservation row: 11 more arrested for violence in Pune's Chakan

The number of arrests has now gone up to 29 in the Chakan incident which took place on July 30.

Aug 04, 2018, 20:33 PM IST
Amid quota stir, BJP wins Sangli, Jalgaon civic polls in Maharashtra

Amid quota stir, BJP wins Sangli, Jalgaon civic polls in Maharashtra

BJP won 41 seats in the 78-member House in Sangli civic body and 57 of the 75 seats in Jalgaon.

Aug 03, 2018, 21:12 PM IST
Live Streaming of Sangli-Miraj-Kupwad, Jalgaon Municipal Corporation results 2018 on Zee News, Zee 24 Taas

Live Streaming of Sangli-Miraj-Kupwad, Jalgaon Municipal Corporation results 2018 on Zee News, Zee 24 Taas

Sangli-Miraj-Kupwad Municipal Corporation (SMKMC) results 2018 and Jalgaon Municipal Corporation (JMC) results 2018 are all set to be declared on Friday, August 3. 

Aug 03, 2018, 09:42 AM IST
Another Maratha community member's suicide reported

Another Maratha community member's suicide reported

As Maratha organisations are agitating for reservation in jobs and education for the community, at least six cases of suicide by young Maratha men were reported in the last two weeks.

Aug 03, 2018, 05:57 AM IST
Maratha Kranti Morcha warns of massive protests on August 9 over Maratha quota

Maratha Kranti Morcha warns of massive protests on August 9 over Maratha quota

MKM is the umbrella body of Maratha groups demanding 16% reservation under the OBC category.

Aug 03, 2018, 00:03 AM IST
Maharashtra government will give reservation to Marathas lawfully: CM Devendra Fadnavis

Maharashtra government will give reservation to Marathas lawfully: CM Devendra Fadnavis

The Marathas will get reservation in Maharashtra after the requisite legal process is completed, said CM Fadnavis.

Aug 02, 2018, 16:08 PM IST
Maratha reservation stir: Mixed response to 'Jail Bharo Andolan' across Maharashtra

Maratha reservation stir: Mixed response to 'Jail Bharo Andolan' across Maharashtra

Maratha activists' 'Jail Bharo Andolan', demanding reservations in job and education, received mixed responses across Maharashtra on Wednesday. 

Aug 02, 2018, 09:06 AM IST
Maharashtra municipal polls 2018: Voting on for Sangli, Jalgaon municipal bodies

Maharashtra municipal polls 2018: Voting on for Sangli, Jalgaon municipal bodies

Voting is underway for two municipal corporations in Maharashtra, where 754 candidates are vying for 153 seats. The polling began at 7:30 am on Wednesday and will continue till 5.30 pm. Counting

Aug 01, 2018, 10:16 AM IST
Maratha quota row: Latur youth attempts self-immolation; Shiv Sena seeks reservation for Dhangars and Kolis

Maratha quota row: Latur youth attempts self-immolation; Shiv Sena seeks reservation for Dhangars and Kolis

Maratha outfits had warned that if their demands are not met, they will organise a mega rally in Mumbai on August 9.

Jul 31, 2018, 17:18 PM IST

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