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Former Congress MP Shantaram Naik passes away in Goa

The 73-year-old was a one-time North Goa Lok Sabha MP and a two-time Rajya Sabha MP. He also headed the Goa Congress until recently.

After Varanasi tragedy, Congress seeks audit of under-construction bridges in Goa

Goa Congress Chief Shantaram Naik demanded that the names of all companies who have been awarded contracts, sub-contracts and other responsibilities be displayed at the site of the bridges along with other details.


Congress announces candidates for Goa by polls

The other by-election will be held in Valpoi assembly constituency, where Health Minister Vishwajit Rane who was elected in the February general assembly election as a Congress MLA, had subsequently resigned to join the BJP.

Shantaram Naik's appointment to boost morale of Congress in Goa: AICC Secretary Girish Chodankar

"The party cadres were demoralised as despite having the numbers, the Congress could not form the government after the 2017 Goa Assembly polls. Naik's appointment will boost their confidence and their morale will now be high," Chodankar said

Nigerians misuse educational schemes: Goa MP Shantaram Naik

Naik emphasised on deporting all foreign nationals who are overstaying in Goa.

Panel set up to discuss proposed changes in RTI holds hearing in Mumbai

The parliamentary standing committee,set up to discuss the proposed changes in the Right to Information (RTI) Act,2005,held its public consultation in Mumbai on Sunday. RTI activists Vijay Kumbhar and Bhaskar Prabhu appeared before the committee to present their views on the matter. Central Information Commissioner (CIC)’s ruling on applicability of RTI Act for political parties,although […]


Narendra Modi likened to Adolf Hitler,Pol Pot by Congress MP

Congress leader said rulers like Narendra Modi must not be allowed to 'flourish' in India.

MPs join Christian groups’ protest against Ekta Kapoor movie

Congress MPs Sanjay Nirupam and Shantaram Naik have joined Christian groups in Mumbai and Goa in their protest against certain “offensive scenes” in the Bollywood comedy film Kya Super Cool Hain Hum.

Naik replaces Singhvi as head of House panel on law,justice

Naik,a lawyer who has been elected to Rajya Sabha from Goa,has served on committee for a year earlier.

'BJP should be treated on a par with Kasab'

Congress MP from Goa Shantaram Naik today said BJP should be treated on a par with 26/11 convict Ajmal Kasab for "waging war" against the nation.