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Thursday, December 02, 2021

Goa Congress


Goa Forward Party to back Congress in upcoming Assembly elections

December 01, 2021 9:45 am

“Had a fruitful discussion with Shri Vijai Sardesai & Shri Vinod Palyekar, MLAs of Goa Forward Party, and Independent MLA Prasad Gaonkar. They extended their full support to the Congress to bring a positive change in Goa. I’m happy to have their support,” Rahul Gandhi tweeted.

Goa Congress alleges 'sex scandal' involving cabinet minister, BJP says 'fake'

November 30, 2021 4:53 pm

“We are showing decency and giving the CM 15 days to act against this minister. The Prime Minister is expected to arrive in Goa on December 19. Before that, we hope the government will do the right thing," Goa Congress president Girish Chodankar said.

Goa: Congress steps in to prevent Aleixo Reginaldo Lourenco’s ‘exit’

October 06, 2021 12:16 pm

Goa Pradesh Congress Committee President Girish Chodankar and the Congress legislative party leader Digambar Kamat met Lourenco to greet him on his birthday on Tuesday.

Down to four MLAs, another exit likely for Goa Congress

October 03, 2021 11:05 am

After Luizinho Faleiro’s TMC move, Reginaldo Lourenco ‘in talks’ with AAP.

Former East Bengal footballer joins Goa Congress

September 14, 2021 8:33 am

Bureaucrat-turned-politician Elvis Gomes, who also recently joined the Congress, introduced D’Cunha as a ‘Made is Goa’ footballer who shot to fame in Kolkata.

Goa Cong leaders held for protest won't apply for bail: Party

October 03, 2020 12:59 pm

Around 15 leaders were arrested around Friday midnight by Goa police after they staged a protest at a five-star hotel, where Javadekar had checked in, police said.

Congress lashes out at Goa govt over SC directive on Mhadei dispute

March 03, 2020 2:59 am

The Opposition party lashed out at the BJP-led government for downplaying the concerns it had raised.

Goa: Congress MLA who defected to BJP to be new Dy CM

July 13, 2019 8:09 am

“I have asked Goa Forward ministers and independent Rohan Khaunte to resign. Newly inducted Chandrakant Kavlekar will be the new Deputy Chief Minister,” Sawant told The Indian Express.

Meanwhile, a Goa meltdown: 10 of 15 Congress MLAs join BJP

July 11, 2019 7:39 am

With this, the ruling BJP ‘s strength in the Assembly swells to 27, and the strength of the Congress which won 17 seats in 2017, stands reduced to five. Two Congress MLAs had joined the BJP earlier.

Goa Congress chief says aware our MLAs in talks with BJP

June 08, 2019 8:31 am

On Thursday, Congress MLA from Cuncolim, Clafasio Dias had an informal meeting of party workers, in which he asked for their approval to join the BJP.


Goa CM Manohar Parrikar admitted to AIIMS, Congress stakes claim to form government

June 22, 2020 6:16 pm

Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar was admitted to the New Delhi's AIIMS hospital on Monday. With the situation being delicate, a Congress delegation of 14 members approached the governor, staking claim to form the new government in the state.