#Maratha

Pune, Jun 15 (PTI) The Kolhapur police have made adequate arrangement in view of a statewide agitation demanding reservation for the Maratha community in Maharashtra beginning on Wednesday, an ...

Pune, Jun 14 (PTI) BJP MP Sambhajiraje Chhatrapati, who has announced an agitation for Maratha reservation in Maharashtra from June 16, on Monday met the party's Rajya Sabha member, Udayanraje ...

Mumbai, Jun 6 (PTI)BJP MP Sambhajiraje Chhatrapati on Sunday said a statewide agitation demanding reservation for the Maratha community will be launched from Kolhapur in Maharashtra on June 16.

Pune, Jun 6 (PTI) The Maharashtra government is making "all possible efforts" to grant reservation to Marathas, which was struck down by the Supreme Court, without disturbing the existing quotas ...

.Raigad, Maharashtra, India
People of Maharashtra are commemorating Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj's coronation as the king. (Picture Credit-ANI)

  • On this day in 1674, Chhatrapati Shivaji was coronated as King of Maratha Swaraj
  • The event was a watershed moment in Maratha history
  • The Maharashtrian people in India are  commemorating his  'Shivrajyabhisek'

Aurangabad, Jun 5 (PTI) Maharashtra Legislative Council member Vinayak Mete on Saturday said the Maratha community would agitate from July 5 and not allow the monsoon session of the state ...

Pune, Jun 3 (PTI) BJP leader and MP Narayan Rane on Thursday said the Maharashtra government should immediately file a review petition in the Supreme Court against its verdict striking down the ...

Mumbai, Jun 1 (PTI) The Congress and BJP indulged in a war of a words on Tuesday on the issue of OBC quota in local bodies in Maharashtra as well as benefits for the Maratha community.

Mumbai, May 31 (PTI) BJP MP Sambhajiraje Chhatrapati, who has been meeting leaders of various political parties to drum up support on the Maratha quota issue, on Monday caused a flutter claiming ...

.Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India
May 31, 2021 marks the 296th birth anniversary of Ahilyabai Holkar. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@HardeepSPuri)

  • Ahilyabai Holkar, also referred to as Rajmata Ahilya Bai, was one of the most successful Maratha rulers
  • She was born on May 31, 1725 in Jamkhed, Ahmednagar
  • After the death of both her father-in-law and husband, she ascended the throne in 1767