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Goa: 10 Congress MLAs including Leader of Opposition join BJP

The BJP with 27 MLAs has become the major political party in the 40-member Goa Legislative Assembly.

10 Jul 2019 9:04 PM

Goa CM launches wheelchair accessible buses for divyang students

Students of Sanjay Centre for Special Education will have access to such buses.

25 Jun 2019 7:51 PM

Invisible village of Goa: Rare sight for tourists

Tourists flock Goa village visible only for few days every year.

16 Jun 2019 4:52 PM

India among fastest-growing alternative accommodation markets for Booking.com

Of the total 8,80,000 listings in India, over 1,40,000 are in 'alternative accommodation' segment, the company said.

28 May 2019 10:48 AM

17th Lok Sabha elections; Cong wins South Goa LS seat, BJP leading in North Goa

Congress candidate Francis Sardinha defeated BJP's Narendra Sawaikar in South Goa.

23 May 2019 9:44 PM

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Positive signs for Goa mining to be visible in six months: CM

The mining industry in Goa came to a standstill, after Supreme Court quashed the second renewal of 88 iron ore mining leases.

18 May 2019 11:38 AM

Govt to e-auction iron ore dumps lying in Goa: Sawant

The industry is a key source of revenue for the government, e-auctioning will be the first step towards its resumption.

15 May 2019 1:57 PM

Deepak Prabhu Pauskar sworn-in as Goa cabinet minister

Pauskar took oath as a Goa cabinet minister in the presence of state Chief Minister Pramod Sawant and Governor Mridula Sinha.

28 Mar 2019 10:57 AM

BJP has requested Parrikar's sons to join party: Vinay Tendulkar

Parrikar, a senior BJP leader, died on March 17 evening after a prolonged battle against cancer at the age of 63.

25 Mar 2019 8:48 PM

Cong MLAs meet Goa Governor, stake claim to form govt

The opposition party had earlier written to Sinha, staking claim to form the government on Friday and then again on Sunday.

18 Mar 2019 2:27 PM

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Congress writes Goa Governor to formally stake claim to form govt

Congress, the single largest opposition party in Goa assembly, wrote to Governor Mridula Sinha, the second time in 48 hours.

18 Mar 2019 10:14 AM

'Great loss to people of Goa': Archbishop condoles Parrikar's death

The Archbishop said that Manohar Parrikar would seek their opinion before coming out with far-reaching decisions for the benefit of state.

18 Mar 2019 9:47 AM

After Parrikar's demise, BJP yet to reach a consensus on next Goa CM

Lobo said BJP MLAs have suggested the names of Vishwajit Rane and Pramod Sawant for the post.

18 Mar 2019 8:58 AM

BJP MLAs asked not to leave Goa: State BJP general secretary

After Congress dispatched a letter to Governor Mridula Sinha, BJP called for an 'emergency meeting' at the party headquarters in Panaji.

17 Mar 2019 4:14 PM

Goa Minister, slammed for comparing Manohar Parrikar to Jesus, hits back

Earlier, Goa Minister Vijai Sardesai praised Mr Parrikar, saying that like Jesus Christ, he built bridges, not walls.

02 Feb 2019 4:48 PM

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Leaders like Rahul Gandhi required in Goa, India: BJP MLA Michael Lobo

Rahul Gandhi paid a visit to Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar on Tuesday morning.

30 Jan 2019 12:09 PM

‘Shameful that severely-ill Parrikar continues to be CM’: Ex-Goa RSS chief

Velingkar, once strong supporter of Parrikar, fell out with him after BJP-led state govt decided to give grants to English medium schools.

10 Jan 2019 4:57 PM

48-yr-old British woman raped near beach in Goa; accused missing

A search was on for the culprit, police said, adding that some suspects from the area were being rounded up.

20 Dec 2018 2:20 PM

24-yr-old man accused of raping woman at Goa beach escapes police custody

The rape accused was taken to Panaji-based Chest Disease & TB Hospital for treatment from where he escaped, police said.

10 Dec 2018 1:24 PM

By 'hook or crook', BJP wants to remain in power in Goa: Ex-state RSS chief

'The Centre should have got a substitute chief minister as long as Parrikar is not getting well,' ex- Goa RSS Chief Subhash Velingkar said.

25 Oct 2018 9:48 AM

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