Saturday 19 January 2019

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Politics | Toppling Games

Babush revolts against Rane in 'Cong-9'

Old habits die hard. Members of the opposition Congress, having only nine members in the 40-member House, have revolted against its leader – opposition leader Pratapsing Rane. READ

I want cabinet berth, but not by toppling: Wagh

St Andre MLA Vishnu Wagh admitted that he wants a cabinet berth in the BJP-led government, but denies vehemently that he is involved in any kind of toppling game to seek the ministerial berth. READ

High command won't support defectors: Cong

Goa’s Congress observer Digvijay Singh has told the party workers that the high command does not support any defection activity to destabilise the existing BJP-led coalition government. READ

Don't involve Ranes in toppling game: Vishwajeet

Congress MLA Vishwajeet Rane has clarified that neither he nor his father – opposition leader Pratapsing Rane – are aware of any attempts to topple the BJP-led government. READ

Not interested in forming alternate Govt: Cong

The opposition Congress has amply clarified that it is not interested in toppling the BJP-led government and forming an alternative. READ

"I don't want to be CM"; Sudin dismisses toppling game

PWD minister Sudin Dhawalikar has dismissed the rumours of attempts to topple the Manohar Parrikar-led government and forming an alternative, with him as the chief minister. READ

BJP welcomes Guv decision to dismiss Ticlo petition

The ruling Bharatiya Janata Party has welcomed Governor’s decision to dismiss the disqualification petition filed against their party MLA from Aldona, Glen Ticlo. READ

Disqualification plea filed against "Portuguese(?)" Ticlo

Aldona MLA of BJP Glen Ticlo is now the second legislator facing threat of disqualification. Congress spokesperson Sudip Tamankar has filed a petition before Governor of Goa, alleging that he is a Portuguese national. READ

Ticlo to face disqualification threat for being Portuguese citizen

Lawyer-turned-politician Radharao Gracias is planning to file a complaint before the Governor of Goa by next week, demanding disqualification of Aldona’s Bharatiya Janata Party MLA Glenn Ticlo. READ

"6 Congmen out of 9 wanted to join BJP"

Dismissing claims of a senior Congress leader that some BJP MLAs from Goa are "in touch" with the party, the BJP today said at least six Congress legislators wanted to defect their party. READ