Friday 18 October 2019

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More people vote, peacefully

Goa has maintained its tradition even this time of showing enthusiasm in exercising their democratic right of voting in a leisurely and peaceful manner, without a single untoward incident being reported in both the constituencies. ... READ

Performance made the prime issue to fight polls

Should the best Parliamentarian be judged based on his performance in the House or actual work in the constituency is the main issue in Goa, around which the Lok Sabha elections are being contested here ... READ

Coalitions necessary for Indian democracy : Gujral

Why the era of coalitions necessary for the Indian democracy today ? It’s because the country has no leaders like Mahatma Gandhi or Jawaharlal Nehru who can keep the nation together. READ

Post : Mumbai, Taluka : Konkan; the victory formula !

Do you want to win elections in Ratnagiri and Rajapur constituencies of the Konkan region of Maharashtra ? Then hold election meetings in Mumbai. Mere contacts in the actual constituency is of no use. READ

"BJP is the real nationalist party"

Dattatray Desai, 58, Taxi driver, Belgaum, Karnataka. I am a retired military soldier, joined as a soldier in 1957 and retired as a subhedar in 1985. I have fought for this country and have participated ... READ

Border dispute irrelevant in LS polls

Belgaum Parliamentary constituency, where polling had to be postponed by one month in ’96 due to record number of 452 independent candidates, has none this time. READ

BJP likely to win Belgaum seat

The ruling Janata Dal may lose the traditional Congress seat of Belgaum once again to its predecessors or the Bharatiya Janata Party, thanks to total chaos among the local JD cadres. READ

Fund crunch a major hurdle

Fund crunch seems to have affected a tiny state of Goa, having only two constituencies, despite the official figure of election expenses here has been raised from Rs 1.90 lakh to Rs eight lakh. The ... READ

'Selfless Vajpayee should be the PM'

First person account by Ramanand Prabhu, 36, Bus Conductor, Canacona, Goa. READ

BJP demands apology from Cong for retaining Goa's colonial rule

Taking a dig into Indian history, the Bharatiya Janata Party has now demanded an unique apology from the Congress, which targets country’s first prime minister - Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru. It’s obviously his granddaughter-in-law Sonia Gandhi, ... READ