Saturday 24 August 2019

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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

Caitu apparently registered 'Portuguese' birth in 2010

A high court petition filed against Benaulim MLA Caetano Silva alias Caitu alleges that he registered his birth in Portugal just two years ago, on 21 July 2010, claiming that it amounts to having Portuguese ... READ

Valanka seeks 'Portuguese' (?) Caitu's disqualfication

Defeated Benaulim candidate Valanka Alemao has filed a disqualification plea in the high court against Benaulim MLA Caetano Silva, claiming that he is a Portuguese citizen. READ

Cong spreading rumours of toppling Parrikar: Mickky

Goa Vikas Party (GVP) supremo Fransisco Micky Pacheco has accused the Congressmen of "spreading rumours" about destabilising the Manohar Parrikar-led government that was elected with a thumping majority in the just-concluded assembly polls. READ

Justice Shah to decide Digambar's fate

Justice M B Shah, probing into illegal mining in Goa, would probably decide the fate of Digambar Kamat, the chief minister. READ

Subhash dismisses leadership change, claims Cong not involved in illegal mining

Congress today rubbished speculations of change in leadership in Goa in the backdrop of the inquiry of illegal mining in the state, in which names of a few party leaders have surfaced. READ

6 years later, court quashes Matanhy's disqualification

Bombay high court today quashed disqualification of UGDP MLA Matanhy Saldhana that was initiated in 2005. READ

Speaker summons Churchill & Reginaldo on disqualification plea

Goa Speaker Pratapsingh Rane today issued notices to a Congress Minister and a party legislator in connection with the disqualification petition filed against them. READ

Mickky loses 'cabinet' battle

It’s time for Mickky Pacheco to shed tears once again. He is not getting inducted in the cabinet. READ