July 22, 2021 8:52 am
The decision was taken during a meeting of Shiv Sena MPs in Delhi, held to discuss various issues in view of the ongoing Parliament session.
July 02, 2021 7:10 pm
The Supreme Court Thursday dismissed the central government's review petition for reconsidering its May 5 judgment, ruling that state governments don't have the power to draw up their own lists of backward classes.
July 02, 2021 7:22 pm
Fadnavis cautioned that if the state government delays the process, it will lead to greater unrest and anxiety within the community.
June 17, 2021 10:23 pm
Udayanraje Bhosale, BJP’s Rajya Sabha MP, listed a charter of demands for the Maratha community, expressed his displeasure over Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA) government’s “handling of the reservation issue” and urged the CM to intervene in the matter.
June 14, 2021 12:00 pm
On May 5, the Supreme Court had quashed the 12 per cent and 13 per cent reservation in education and jobs for the community, which was upheld by the Bombay High Court. The reservation was given under the Socially and Educationally Backward Classes Act, 2018.
June 08, 2021 7:26 am
Home Minister Dilip Walse Patil said that the delegation, which comprises the Chief Minister, Deputy CM Ajit Pawar, PWD Minister Ashok Chavan who is also chairman of the cabinet sub-committee on Maratha quota, and Chief Secretary Sitaram Kunte, will meet the PM on Tuesday.
June 05, 2021 1:14 am
The committee submitted its report to Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on Friday.
May 29, 2021 3:53 am
Earlier in the day, the MP met Leader of Opposition Devendra Fadnavis to discuss Maratha reservation.
May 28, 2021 2:25 am
Urban Development Minister Eknath Shinde said that some ministers had raised issue in the Cabinet meeting, but it would be discussed at a separate meeting.
May 27, 2021 9:35 pm
The meeting, held at Pawar’s residence here, was part of the MP’s ongoing interaction with political leaders across party lines and legal experts regarding the quota issue.