Wednesday, September 18, 2019
Goa Assembly News
Explained: Why Goa is cracking down on fraudulent name changes
The existing law was brought to ensure that names that had Portuguese spellings and pronunciations were corrected when translated to English.
1 month ago
Goa Assembly passes law to allow women in industrial sector to work night shift
Deputy chief minister Chandrakant Kavlekar said many times women do not get promotions as they can not work night shifts.
2 months ago
Irate farmers pour milk on road outside Goa Assembly complex
Protesting farmers said they had brought the milk as a gift for legislators but had to pour it on the streets after police stopped them outside the Legislature complex.
2 months ago
BJP's Patnekar to take on Congress' Pratapsinh Rane for Goa Speaker post
The post of speaker has been vacant after Pramod Sawant became Goa Chief Minister in March this year following the death of Manohar Parrikar on March 17. Patnekar is MLA from Bicholim in North Goa.
4 months ago
Explained: What is anti-defection law, why it won’t apply to two MGP MLAs who switched to BJP
The legislators broke away from the MGP and have formed a group -- MGP (two) -- and have merged the legislative unit with the BJP.
6 months ago
Goa: Congress MLAs stage walkout on first day of Budget session
Meanwhile, minutes after the House was adjourned, Parrikar was wheeled to his office to find Congress president Rahul Gandhi on "a courtesy visit".
8 months ago
BJP should not take me for granted, says Goa's ex-CM Laxmikant Parsekar
Now, as the Congress started consolidating anti-BJP forces ahead of the upcoming bypoll in Mandrem Assembly, Parsekar said the BJP should stop taking him for granted.
11 months ago
Goa Assembly monsoon session Day two: House adjourned till 2:30 pm
Day Two of the Monsoon session of Goa Assembly stood disrupted again after the Congress asked for the Formalin issue to be discussed on an urgent priority.
1 year ago
Goa minister Sudin Dhavalikar backs brother on 'Hindu state under Modi' remark
Both Dhavalikar brothers -- Sudin and Dipak -- belonging to Maharashtrawadi Gomantak Party, an ally of BJP
5 years ago
Goa Assembly to turn paperless from next week's session
For the first time, the legislators were allowed to submit their questions online, Arlekar said.
5 years ago
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