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Narvekar says that he will be acquitted in `ticketgate` scam

Last Updated: Wednesday, April 02, 2014, 19:13

Former Goa finance minister as well as former Board of Cricket Control of India (BCCI) Vice President Dayanand Narvekar said that he would be acquitted in the fake ticket scam that rocked the 2001 India-Australia cricket match.

Parrikar dodges questions on Catholic minister`s Modi remarks

Last Updated: Wednesday, April 02, 2014, 15:42

Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar on Wednesday dodged questions about a controversy stirred by his deputy Francis D`Souza, a Catholic, who last week insisted the minorities have apprehensions about BJP`s prime ministerial hopeful Narendra Modi.

Parrikar was advisor of trust with Muthalik links: NCP

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 01, 2014, 15:12

Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar was an advisor of an anti-cow slaughter trust with links to Sri Ram Sene chief Pramod Muthalik, the NCP alleged Tuesday.

Congress compares Goa BJP candidate with Modi

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 01, 2014, 00:23

Congress in Goa on Monday compared Narendra Modi and BJP`s South Goa candidate Narendra Sawaikar, claiming both "managed to wriggle out of communal riot cases."

AAP questions failure to crack Goa minor girl`s rape case

Last Updated: Sunday, March 30, 2014, 21:52

Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar who acted "swiftly" against former Tehelka editor Tarun Tejpal should have been equally quick acting against those who raped a seven-year-old minor girl in Vasco town in 2012, an Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) candidate said here on Sunday.

Court reserves order on Tejpal`s plea to meet his mother

Last Updated: Saturday, March 29, 2014, 20:29

A local court today deferred its order till April 2 on plea of Tehelka founder editor Tarun Tejpal, who is in jail in rape case, seeking to meet his ailing mother twice a week at his North Goa residence.

Minorities `apprehensive` about Modi becoming PM: BJP leader

Last Updated: Saturday, March 29, 2014, 19:22

Senior BJP leader and Goa deputy Chief Minister Francis D`Souza today said minorities continue to be "apprehensive" about Narendra Modi becoming prime minister, even as he billed BJP the "most secular" party.

`Digambar Kamat will be arrested in illegal mining case`

Last Updated: Friday, March 28, 2014, 14:30

Former Goa chief minister Digambar Kamat will "sooner or later" be "arrested" in connection with a Rs.35,000 crore mining scam in the state, BJP vice president Wilfred Misquita said Friday.

Opposition, Facebook users slam FIR over anti-Modi post

Last Updated: Friday, March 28, 2014, 10:48

Opposition parties and Facebook users in Goa are enraged after the police booked a Facebook user for making inflammatory statements against the BJP and its prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi.

Tarun Tejpal seeks Goa court`s permission to meet his mother again

Last Updated: Thursday, March 27, 2014, 21:46

Tehelka`s founder editor Tarun Tejpal, who is in jail in a rape case, on Thursday sought permission from a court here to meet his ailing mother at his North Goa residence.