Wednesday, Nov 29, 2023 | Last Update : 12:12 PM IST

Mridula Sinha

Week after being sworn-in, Goa Dy CM Dhavalikar dropped from cabinet

CM Pramod Sawant recommended the sacking of Dhavalikar from the cabinet, which was accepted by Governor Mridula Sinha.

27 Mar 2019 2:09 PM

At 2 am oath ceremony, Pramod Sawant takes over as Goa CM

The new government was sworn-in with support of 20 MLAs, including 11 from BJP and three each from GFP, MGP and Independents.

19 Mar 2019 8:09 AM

Goa: BJP tries to leash flock, Cong plays majority card in power tussle

BJP’s Nitin Gadkari held a meeting with party MLAs and allies early in the day.

18 Mar 2019 5:27 PM

Hold a floor test in Goa

With Mr Parrikar away for treatment, the BJP leadership is unsure on who to name to stand in for him.

20 Sep 2018 1:45 AM

Goa Congress meet Governor, say BJP should face floor test in Assembly

Congress legislators, led by Chandrakant Kavlekar, demanded that Guv should summon one-day session of Assembly for floor test.

18 Sep 2018 9:06 PM


To stake claim to form govt, Goa Cong to meet Governor today at 6:30 pm

The move comes at a time when 62-year-old Parrikar is admitted in the AIIMS in Delhi for a pancreatic ailment.

18 Sep 2018 5:36 PM

Don't call off marriages over trivial issues, says Goa Governor to students

Sinha administered the pledge during her address at the 30th annual convocation of Goa University.

07 Jul 2018 6:34 PM

In letter to Guv, Goa CM Parrikar confirms journey to US for treatment

Parrikar, 62, wrote a letter to state Governor Mridula Sinha informing her that he has been advised to travel abroad for further treatment.

07 Mar 2018 1:32 PM

Goa Police books activist Aires Rodrigues for sexually harrassing woman

The woman alleged that Rodrigues on November 4 circulated a video on social media purportedly showing a minister with the woman.

28 Nov 2017 11:06 AM

Cong MLAs walk out of Goa Assembly during Governor's address

The Congress members had turned up in the Assembly sporting black bands as a mark of protest.

23 Mar 2017 2:38 PM


Congress aims fire at Goa governor Mridula Sinha

Raises storm in RS over ‘constitutional impropriety’, urges Prez to sack her.

18 Mar 2017 1:50 AM

Dismiss Goa Guv for dereliction of duty: Cong tells President

Sinha had invited Manohar Parrikar to form the government in Goa despite BJP winning less seats than the Congress.

17 Mar 2017 8:12 PM

Parrikar to present Goa budget on March 24

The Goa chief minister said stabilisation of state economy would be the priority of the budget.

16 Mar 2017 9:01 AM

Cong 'complains too much', Goa Guv has history on her side: FM

Goa Governor Mridula Sinha had invited Manohar Parrikar to form the government, which led the Congress to approach the apex court.

14 Mar 2017 4:03 PM

Manohar Parrikar resigns, to be sworn in as CM of Goa tomorrow

'The decision on the number of ministers and other issues are being currently worked out,' the Defence Minister said.

13 Mar 2017 12:20 PM


Goa Guv names Parrikar as CM, asks to prove majority in 15 days

The BJP had finished second in the state with 13 seats, with the Congress leading with 17 seats in the 40-member Assembly.

13 Mar 2017 7:50 AM

Goa: Parrikar set to be CM, more MLAs back BJP

Suresh Prabhu tipped to be next defence minister.

13 Mar 2017 12:41 AM