Maratha Community
India  /  Published 06.05.21

Supreme Court junks Maratha quota

By R. Balaji in New Delhi

India  /  Published 16.07.20

Maratha: no stay on quota

The Supreme Court will from July 27 hold day-to-day hearings of a batch of petitions challenging the reservation granted to the Maratha community in Maharashtra, which has raised the total volume of r...
By Our Legal Correspondent in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 03.07.19

Maratha quota: Reservations for a dominant group

The discourse on quotas is steeped in political correctness. No political party questions it, for reservations, constitutionally intended to right historical wrongs and create equality of opportunity,...
By The Editorial Board

India  /  Published 21.11.18

Cabinet tabling report on Maratha quota

The Maharashtra government told Bombay High Court on Wednesday that it was in the process of tabling the State Backward Class Commission's recommendations on the Maratha quota issue before the state l...
By PTI in Mumbai

India  /  Published 03.05.19

Splinter worry for NDA Maratha bloc

The Maharashtra government’s decision to give 16 per cent reservation to the Maratha community is still up in the air, and this election season the community is more splintered compared to 2014 when...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in Nashik

India  /  Published 29.11.18

Maratha quota bill sails through

The Maharashtra Assembly on Thursday passed without discussion a bill that allows 16 per cent reservation for the Maratha community in higher education and government jobs, raising the volume of reser...
By Our Special Correspondent in Mumbai

India  /  Published 20.11.18

Mandal had rejected Maratha inclusion

The Maratha community, now being considered for reservation benefits in Maharashtra, was twice rejected for inclusion in the central list of backward classes.The Socially and Educationally Backward Cl...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

India  /  Published 09.12.18

Caste-neutral benefits do exist

India’s government offers a range of caste-neutral affirmative actions for poor families, which often passes under the radar amid the complaints against the existing reservation policy from some upp...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 26.11.18

Media must stop behaving like star-struck fans

Talented personSir — The news of the demise of Alyque Padamsee has saddened the nation. He was a multi-talented personality, who made rich contributions to the fields of theatre and advertisement. P...
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