Tuesday 28 March 2017

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Politics | Toppling Games

Is Arun Desai’s transfer a step towards stripping off Sudin?

The bribery case in the transport department may ultimately lead to stripping off Sudin Dhawalikar, the BJP government’s major alliance partner, of PWD and transport portfolios. READ

BJP calls Sudin corrupt, demands his sacking and CBI probe

The ruling Bharatiya Janata Party appears to have been creating a backgrounder to strip Sudin Dhawalikar of one of his portfolio – PWD or transport. READ

Parrikar through his allies in Cong ousted me: John

Goa Congress’s outgoing chief John Fernandes today accused some party leaders of colluding with Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar to dislodge him from the post. READ

Sonia summoned & pursuaded Luizinho to take over Goa

Luizinho Faleiro, the newly appointed Goa Congress chief, was persuaded by AICC chief Sonia Gandhi personally today morning to take over the reins of Goa. READ

John claims he had asked to relieve him

John Fernandes, the outgoing president of Goa Pradesh Congress Committee, confirmed the news of his replacement with Luizinho Faleiro, stating that “the decision is not a surprise to me.” READ

Luizinho new GPCC chief, John ousted in 10 months

Luizinho Faleiro, former chief minister of Goa, has been appointed a new chief of Goa Pradesh Congress Committee, bringing hardly 10-month tenure of John Fernandes. READ

SC refuses to accept MHA order on Caitu's Portuguese citizenship

Benaulim MLA Caitan alias Caitu Silva received a shot in the arms today as the Supreme Court refused to accept the order of the union home ministry, declaring him a Portuguese citizen. READ

Political parties battle over Caitu's Portuguese citizenship

Political parties in Goa have already started battling over Benaulim MLA Caitan alias Caitu Silva’s Portuguese citizenship while it is still not known whether and when he would be disqualified. READ

Caitu is Portuguese, not Indian citizen, states union home ministry

The union home ministry has passed an order that Goa Vikas Party’s Benaulim MLA Caitan Silva is not an Indian citizen, but a Portuguese citizen. READ

Rane will be active, not replaced: Chella

The Congress leadership today assured that opposition leader Pratapsing Rane will be active in the Assembly, while dismissing the possibility of replacing him as the CLP leader. READ