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Goa: 8 Cong MLAs join BJP; CM Sawant says 'Congress Chhodo Yatra' will commence now

We have merged with BJP with a majority of 2/3rd to strengthen the hands of PM Modi and CM Pramod Sawant, said former Cong MLA Michael Lobo

14 Sep 2022 1:23 PM

8 Congress MLAs in Goa likely to join BJP today

The development came amid the Congress leader Rahul Gandhi-led Bharat Jodo Yatra

14 Sep 2022 12:25 PM

Sonali Phogat case: Goa police detain suspected drug peddler, restaurant owner

Sagwan and Singh allegedly mixed some 'obnoxious substance' in water and forced Phogat to drink it while partying at Curlies restaurant

27 Aug 2022 1:31 PM

Pramod Sawant takes oath as Goa Chief Minister for 2nd consecutive term

The key attendees included PM Narendra Modi, BJP chief JP Nadda, Haryana CM ML Khattar and Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai

28 Mar 2022 11:45 AM

BJP to announce name of next Goa CM, stake claim to form govt

BJP leader and caretaker chief minister Pramod Sawant is the clear favourite for the post of the CM but faces some opposition

21 Mar 2022 10:46 AM


Goa Congress yet to decide its legislature party leader

The Congress got 11 seats, its ally Goa Forward Party (GFP) secured one seat, while the BJP bagged 20 seats

13 Mar 2022 12:02 PM

BJP will win over 22 Assembly seats in Goa; PM has conveyed best wishes: CM Sawant

Sawant said the PM's call further boosted the morale of the BJP workers to work for the party's victory

14 Feb 2022 11:18 AM

Nitin Gadkari to release BJP's manifesto for Goa Assembly polls today

After releasing the poll manifesto, Gadkari will proceed to attend various campaign programmes slated for the day

08 Feb 2022 12:00 PM

Vote for AAP this time for sake of Goa's future: Kejriwal urges BJP, Congress workers

Kejriwal said that the BJP has been in power in Goa since the last 15 years, but it has not done anything for the state

03 Feb 2022 1:00 PM

Amit Shah to address three indoor public meetings in poll-bound Goa on Sunday

This is the first public meeting in the state to be addressed by any star campaigner of the BJP since the EC announced the Assembly polls

29 Jan 2022 1:19 PM


60 pc MLAs in Goa switched parties in last five years, a 'record' in India

After defections and resignation of MLAs, the current strength of the Congress in the House is two, while that of the BJP is 27

22 Jan 2022 1:40 PM

Michael Lobo resigns as Goa minister, quits BJP

Asked whether he will join the Congress, Lobo said he is in talks with other political parties

10 Jan 2022 12:02 PM

PM Modi: Patel could have set Goa free sooner

Modi was speaking at an event to celebrate the Goa Liberation Day, observed on December 19 every year

20 Dec 2021 2:10 AM

Modi enhanced value of Indian passport: Amit Shah

The entire world has changed the outlook towards India, Shah said

15 Oct 2021 2:32 AM

'All about Alcohol': Goa's new museum is dedicated to feni

The museum's owner and local entrepreneur, Nandan Kudchadkar, asserts that they do not promote the habit of liquor consumption

26 Sep 2021 11:40 AM


Indian Navy converts chopper into air ambulance for evacuation of critical patients

The MICU has been installed on-board ALH Mk-III from INAS 323 at INS Hansa by Hindustan Aeronautics Limited

30 May 2021 4:52 PM

Primer | What's #SaveMollem protest and why are Goans protesting?

The public outrage is by far limited to the handful of people who are aware about the issue

08 Nov 2020 8:56 PM

No Sunburn fest in Goa this year; state government withdraws permission

The state government has withdrawn the permission after facing severe criticism

07 Nov 2020 6:08 PM

Model Milind Soman booked for 'nude run' on Goa beach

IPC section 294 and IPC Section 67 has been booked

07 Nov 2020 3:44 PM

Goa CM Pramod Sawant tests COVID-19 positive, under home isolation

"I am asymptomatic and hence have opted for home isolation, I shall continue to discharge my duties working from home," Sawant tweeted

02 Sep 2020 2:31 PM