Thursday 30 June 2022

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Politics

Kejri’s ‘Bhandari’ bubble bursts, community votes beyond caste across Goa

For the first time in Goa’s political history, Delhi-based Aam Aadmi Party tried to play caste-card publicly by trying to woo the Bhandari community, the largest one among all. But Arvind Kejriwal’s political strategy ... READ

Did RG damage only the Congress & its bastions in the Old Conquests?

Mere 10 per cent votes polled by the youngest party like Revolutionary Goans has created a scare among all the political parties in Goa. The Congress is in fact using the RG as its ‘defence’, ... READ

The Kings of their Empires are back, but as ‘injured soldiers’

The recently concluded highly unpredictable Goa election has sent 17 MLAs back to the Assembly, in spite of a statewide wave of electing fresh faces this time. But it was not a cakewalk for them, ... READ

BJP bottle of ‘imported wine’ wins 20, forming Govt in Goa with ‘professional defectors’

In a most exciting and unpredictable Assembly election ever held in Goa, the Bharatiya Janata Party has continued its saffron flag of Hindutva flying over the banks of river Mandovi, by getting 12 ‘imported’ MLAs ... READ

Will 'Didi' impact Goa’s Babas, Bhaus, Bhaiees, Patraos & Bosses?

What happens when a nationally famed political party enters the election fray in Goa? The debate has started once again as Mamata Banerjee-led Trinamool Congress has announced to stage a comeback in the 2022 Assembly ... READ

SC raps Goa Govt, scraps 5 civic polls, delivers nationwide verdict on SEC

It was a court case regarding uneven reservation of wards in the civic polls of Goa. Going to the root cause of it, the Supreme Court has delivered a historic judgement for the whole country ... READ

Will disqualification petition in SC affect BJP; benefit Congress? (By Sandesh Prabhudesai)

Will the Supreme Court admitting disqualification petition against 10 MLAs, who quit the Congress and joined the BJP, have any impact on the existing all-powerful BJP government of Goa? And will these MLAs, including three ... READ

Goa Forward embraces Shivsena for Earthquake, forming Front to topple BJP Govt in Goa

In a dramatic development, Goa Forward has joined hands with Shivsena to topple the BJP government of Goa, on the lines of Maharashtra, by extending the Maha Vikas Aghadi to the tourist state. READ

Full Goa Assembly had crossed over in 1980!

Hell broke on social media when 10 more Congress MLAs formed a separate group of two third and crossed over to the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party. It reduced original 17-member Congress to mere 5 in ... READ

Congress won South Goa, but BJP gained!

Even BJP camp had surrendered to the fact that Franciso Sardinha of Congress would win South Goa MP election of 2019. But hardly anybody expected that the margin would be hardly 10,000 votes. READ

Inside Politics

Lok Sabha '98

» BJP fields defectors ...

Lok Sabha '99

» Church prefers BJP's ...

Assembly '02

» Result chart of ...

Assembly '07

» 72% vote, ...

By-Elections

» Babush joins Goa ...

Local Bodies

» SC raps Goa ...

Lok Sabha 14

» Goa police seize ...

Assembly 17

» Gadkari reveals how ...

Lok Sabha 19

» Congress won South ...