Goa Assembly Elections 2017 News

Congress to approach speaker against its whip-defying ex-MLA

The Congress had issued a whip to all its 17 members to vote against the trust motion moved by Manohar Parrikar.

BJP-led coalition in Goa will crumble soon: Shiv Sena

Sanjay Raut also said that despite the rout the Shiv Sena faced in Goa, its work would continue in the state.

No delay in electing CLP leader in Goa: Digvijaya Singh

Mridula Sinha has drawn flak from the Congress for inviting the BJP to form the government in Goa, despite the saffron party winning only 13 of the 40 seats against the Congress' 17.

Congress stages protest in Rajya Sabha over ‘gross constitutional impropriety’ by Goa Governor Mridula Sinha

The Congress said it would move a substantive motion and come back for a discussion on Monday.

Congress demands President dismiss Goa Governor

Bajwa said the Supreme Court has reiterated that it is the duty of the Governor to "act judiciously" while exercising their powers under Article 164 at the time of appointing the Chief Minister.

Digvijaya Singh should retire from politics: Vishwajit Rane

When BJP and alliance partners gave the letter of support to Governor Mridula Sinha, the Congress woke up from its slumber and got into action, Rane said.

Goa floor test highlights: Manohar Parrikar wins trust vote in Goa Assembly with 22 MLAs

Goa floor test: BJP's Manohar Parrikar has proved his majority in the Goa Assembly.

Goa floor test: Manohar Parrikar’s victory, rebellion in Congress; all that happened on Thursday

The Goa government announced that its Budget will be presented on March 24, and the Governor's address will take place on 23.

‘It happens when you come to Goa only to enjoy,’ Parrikar hits out at Digvijaya

Congress leaders had accused the BJP of indulging in "unfair means" to cobble up the numbers to retain power in the coastal state.

Manohar Parrikar sails through floor trust, Congress MLA quits

Parrikar also rubbished allegations of horse trading levelled by the Congress against the BJP.

Goa floor test: Congress condemns Vishwajit Rane, to file disqualification petition

Meanwhile, the Nationalist Congress Party issued show-cause notice to MLA Churchill Alemao for violating the party discipline by supporting the BJP during the floor test.

Goa: Rebellion in Congress as Manohar Parrikar wins trust vote, Vishwajit Rane quits party, lashes out at top leadership

Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar has won the trust vote in the Assembly with the support of smaller parties and independents.