Friday 24 May 2019

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Not ‘sacred’, a ‘secret’ vote will dominate

Normally it is silent vote that decides the winners in Goa elections nowadays. Open affiliation to any candidate or party is limited only to the hard-core cadres & ‘paid workers’. Majority prefers to remain silent ... READ

Babu & Pavaskar merge MGP group into BJP! Why?

Finally it happened. MGP Minister Babu Azgaonkar and Sanvordem MLA Deepak Pavaskar split from the party and merged their two third group into the Bharatiya Janata Party post-midnight at around 2.30 am. READ

Shocking: Kala Academy ‘purified’ after Parrikar’s funeral Darshan

In a shocking incident, Goa Kala Academy, a government institution, performed a Hom (होम) today for Shanti (Peace) and Shuddhikaran (Purification), since former Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar’s mortal remains were kept there for the Darshan. ... READ

Babush joins Goa Forward, to support Parrikar in Panaji

Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar and Goa Forward minister Vijai Sardesai have played a master stroke. Babush Monseratte has joined Goa Forward. READ

Cong cross-voted at Presidential election in Goa; 3 to 6 MLAs

Election of President has created yet another political turmoil in Goa, due to cross voting on the Congress side. READ

Gadkari reveals how BJP formed Govt in Goa

Nitin Gadkari revealed for the first time as to how the BJP turned its defeat in the Goa Assembly election into a victory while the Congress leaders waited for an opportunity that slipped away from ... READ

BJP struggling to pacify allies in Goa coalition Govt

Smart politics and midnight manoeuvring helped the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) install its government in Goa in March even after voters reduced its strength in the assembly from 21 to 13 seats. READ

Vijai, Rohan lift major portfolios, Sudin retains PWD

Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar allotted the first instalment of portfolios today, with one to each among his nine colleagues. READ

When Nitin Gadkari worked all night to snatch Goa from Congress

It was a call from BJP chief Amit Shah to Union Minister Nitin Gadkari on March 11 evening which set off a flurry of activities that culminated in the party mobilising support of a motley ... READ

BJP complains, police file FIR against Congman Girish, media also ‘indicted’

Panaji police have filed FIR against All India Congress Committee Secretary Girish Chodankar for defaming BJP with an allegation of a deal of Rs 1000 crore to form a coalition government. READ