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Maratha reservation stir turns violent again, 16 vehicles torched

Members of the Maratha community broke buses, set tires ablaze and blocked roads in Pune Rural.

Jul 30, 2018, 16:52 PM IST

Maratha reservation stir: Uddhav Thackeray calls for calm, Sena MLAs to meet Fadnavis

Shiv Sena supremo Uddhav Thackeray on Monday called for an urgent and definite solution to the reservation demands made by the Maratha community in Maharashtra. Calling for calm, he also said that Sena MLAs will meet state CM Devendra Fadnavis.

Jul 30, 2018, 16:11 PM IST

Shiv Sena mouthpiece questions PM, Centre for not resolving Maratha reservation issue

An editorial in Saamna has charged Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis and PM Narendra Modi of not finding a solution to the Maratha reservation stir.

Jul 28, 2018, 08:00 AM IST

Maratha protests turn violent again, clashes reported from across Maharashtra

There have been reports of stone pelting and lathicharge from many places across Maharashtra as Maratha protests continue to keep the entire state on the edge.

Jul 27, 2018, 15:13 PM IST

After massive protest, Maharashtra CM announces sops for Marathas, extends educational benefits given to OBCs

Hours after the Maratha community took out a 'mammoth' silent protest march in Mumbai crippling traffic and normal life, the Maharashtra Chief Minister announced to extend all concessions that are currently given to Other Backward Castes (OBC).

Aug 09, 2017, 21:17 PM IST