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And then there were three: Ex-Advocate General to pilot to hotelier, the Goa MLAs standing by Congress

September 15, 2022 8:58 pm

Putting up a brave face at the press event on Wednesday, GPCC president Amit Patkar said despite losing eight defector MLAs, including the former Leader of the Opposition, to the BJP, the party still had moral ground, ethics and integrity.

Four literary figures felicitated in Goa; among them, a wheelchair-bound writer who has MS

August 14, 2022 4:12 am

Garad, who has a Master’s degree in Konkani, said her first book Kavya Parmal — a collection of her poems — won her accolades and her book on “Stories for kids” was on its way and was expected to be released next month.

2 held for using fake IDs to stay at hotel hosting rebel Sena MLAs

July 03, 2022 5:08 am

The two persons arrested on Saturday were identified by the police as Sonia Dohan from Haryana and Shrey Kotiyal from Uttarakhand. Gawas said they were booked under the IPC sections for offences of cheating and impersonation. The duo had checked into the hotel on Friday.

Goa: Opposition MLAs say no to training event in hotel

June 28, 2022 2:27 am

The session was aimed at training and educating MLAs about the procedures and processes of the Assembly. Nineteen of Goa's 40 legislators are first-time MLAs.

Govt formation: Goa, Uttarakhand CMs to be announced today

March 21, 2022 7:05 am

On Sunday, top BJP leaders, including party chief J P Nadda, and Union ministers Amit Shah and Rajnath Singh, met Prime Minister Narendra Modi amid the ongoing exercise for government formation in Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand and Goa.

Goa: Newly elected MLAs to take oath tomorrow

March 14, 2022 2:44 am

Governor P S Sreedharan Pillai, who dissolved the assembly on Saturday, ordered the new Assembly to convene on March 15 at 11.30 am for administration of the oath of affirmation.

Goa Speaker right in not disqualifying 12 MLAs: HC

February 25, 2022 1:58 am

The court held that “the disqualification petitions filed by the petitioners were correctly dismissed” by the Speaker. It said the Speaker was justified in holding that the 10 Congress MLAs and two MGP MLAs “did not attract disqualification under the Tenth Schedule...”.

Luizinho Faleiro: Spoke to Prashant Kishor before 'very difficult' decision of leaving Congress for TMC

September 30, 2021 10:02 pm

“Today, politics is a science and you have to be scientifically correct. I think I-PAC, they are wizards when it comes to political science,” said Faleiro.

DM imposes Section 144 in North Goa citing 'terror threat', police say 'no such intel'

February 13, 2020 3:23 pm

While Goa Police admitted it was a routine order, the confusion they said was on the “first few lines” as there was “no valuable input on intelligence threat with us at this stage”.

Goa CM Manohar Parrikar warns of action against atate trasnport officials for dumping files

October 20, 2017 9:49 pm

"I have sought the report from the department on this issue. First, I will initiate action against the transport department officials for littering along the highway," said Goa CM Manohar Parrikar.


Selfie Death Epidemic In Goa

June 22, 2020 6:23 pm

Selfies are becoming a death trap. And this is how Goa is dealing with it. See more: