Monday 19 November 2018

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Vishwajeet quits Cong, supporting Parrikar Govt. To be a minister?

Within three hours after he took oath as a newly elected MLA from Valpoi, Congressman Vishwajeet Rane as quit the party and support the BJP-led Manohar Parrikar government. READ

Parrikar wins trust vote with 22 while Vishwajeet walks out

The first day of the Goa Assembly marked with a spark of protest in the opposition Congress while chief minister Manohar Parrikar won the trust vote by 22 against 16. READ

Parrikar’s 9-member team sworn in amidst protest and boycott

Amidst people’s protest and boycott by top leaders of Goa Forward, Manohar Parrikar was sworn in as the chief minister for the fourth time today evening, along with nine cabinet colleagues. READ

SC clears Parrikar's oath ceremony today, but trust vote on Thu

Manohar Parrikar can take oath as the new Chief Minister of Goa today, but he must take a trust vote on Thursday to prove he has a majority, the Supreme Court ruled today, in a ... READ

Will SC stay tomorrow’s Parrikar swearing-in?

The possibility cannot be denied, if Supreme Court decides to hear the petition at length. If not, Parrikar would be sworn in as the chief minister by tomorrow evening. READ

Pressure of 6 Congmen mounting to quit Cong: Vishwajeet

Cong Valpoi MLA-elect Vishwajeet Rane denied the news floating in the national media that he has already quit the Congress. But he did not deny the possibility of quitting as a group. READ

Cong moves SC against Guv's decision, hearing tomorrow morning

Leader of Congress Legislature Party in Goa, Chandrakant Kavlekar on Monday night moved the Supreme Court challenging Governor Mridula Sinha's decision to invite Manohar Parrikar-led BJP to form the government despite Congress being the largest ... READ

Guv appoints Parrikar as CM, told to prove majority in 15 days

Governor Mridula Sinha has already issued an order, appointing Manohar Parrikar as Goa’s new chief minister. READ

Timble resigns as GF President, calls Vijai’s move ‘unprofessional’

It is not known how the constituency of Goa Forward would react to Vijai Sardesai’s decision to join the BJP government led by Manohar Parrikar. But Prabhakar Timble was the first one to resign as ... READ

BJP stakes claim with 8 non-Cong, Parrikar to resign to become CM

In spite of a major debacle in Goa, the Bharatiya Janata Party and Manohar Parrikar had a last laugh. He has staked claim to form the government, with the support of eight non-Congress elected legislators. ... READ