Sunday 09 May 2021

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Politics | By-Elections

BJP candidate Santosh to take Vishwajeet head on for illegal mining

Goa BJP today said rampant illegal mining in state's Sattari taluka will be amongst party's prime issues in Valpoi by-elections scheduled next month. READ

Valpoi bye-poll on 18 Oct

Bye-election to Valpoi Assembly constituency in Goa will be held on October 18, the Election Commission announced today. READ

Cong-NCP 4, BJP 1

The Congress-led alliance swept the crucial by-elections in Goa, paving way to lift the President’s rule and form a popular government.Goa has been under the spell of President’s rule since March, with the 40-member ... READ

Bypoll begins in six states

Voting began on Thursday for bypolls to one Lok Sabha and 16 assembly seats spread over six states, which will decide among others the fate of Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda and veteran Karnataka ... READ

Stage set for crucial Goa by-polls

The stage is set for Thursday's crucial by-polls to five assembly constituencies in Goa.The by-polls in the five constituencies # Taleigao, Cambarjua, Benaulim, Margoa and Poinguinim # were necessitated following the resignation of five Bharatiya ... READ

Battlelines drawn in Goa

May it be the off season from tourism point of view, but hordes of celebrities as well as top national politicians have been booking flights for Goa, not to relax but to campaign for ... READ

Ruling Cong defeated in Poinguinim

Voters of Poinguinim created history in Indian politics by defeating a minister Isidore Fernandes, who had defected from the BJP with a confidence that he can win the same seat with a ministerial position.Fernandes had ... READ

Bypoll crucial for Goa government

Election Commission on Monday announced bypolls for five assembly seats in Goa on June 2. The outcome could rekindle efforts to form a popular government in the state.The five vacancies in Goa # Taleigao, Cambarjua, ... READ