Monserrate has already been booked for allegedly raping the minor girl in March.
The Goa Police has arrested Atanasio Monserrate also known as Babush, who was expelled by the Congress and is now an independent legislator.
An opposition legislator has complained to the Lokayukta that Goa Tourism Minister Dilip Parulekar was involved in a Rs 14 crore scam in awarding beach cleaning contracts to private agencies, a charge the minister has denied.
The 16-year-old girl from Nepal told the police that her step mother and another woman sold her to expelled Congress legislator Atanasio Monserratte.
Atanasio Monserrate, who represents St Cruz constituency, was expelled from Congress recently for anti-party activities.
Goa`s former education minister and unattached legislator Atanasio alias Babush Monserrate has been booked for allegedly raping a minor girl from his assembly constituency, police sources said on Wednesday.
The Goa Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education is expected to release the Goa HSSC Result 2016 on May10, 2016.
Rubbishing media reports that Manohar Parrikar would return as Goa's Chief Minister, state BJP chief Vinay Tendulkar on Tuesday said the Defence Minister may lead the party's campaign for state Assembly polls next year.
The 25-year-old Russian woman was staying at the guest house where she was allegedly raped, Pernem police said.
The Goa government has decided to amend the four-decade-old excise act to give 'Feni'- a famous traditional brew - a `heritage spirit' tag.
Newly appointed Lokayukta of Goa Justice (retd) P K Mishra would be sworn-in tomorrow at a ceremony in Raj Bhavan.
Panaji, Apr 27 (PTI) Goa Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar is not in favour of early state Assembly polls and wishes to continue the alliance with Maharashtrawadi Gomantak Party (MGP) during the el
Goa is all set to launch seaplane and amphibian rides for tourists, a top state government official said here on Sunday.
The special public prosecutor representing the state in Louis Berger bribery scandal in Goa has decided to withdraw from appearing in the case.
The Goa BJP today ruled out that Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar could return to the state politics in the wake of 2017 Assembly election.
Goa BJP today ruled out that Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar could return to the state politics in the wake of 2017 Assembly election.
BJP in Goa today struck a conciliatory note against the backdrop of RSS' criticism on the issue of medium of instruction in elementary education, saying the differences of opinion, if any, would be resolved.
The terrorists are likely to cross the Banihal Tunnel in Jammu and Kashmir later tonight.
In what may raise several eyebrows, Goa RSS chief Subhash Velingkar has criticised BJP government and Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar for backstabbing Goans.
Goa Congress today condemned Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar's statement welcoming defence equipment manufacturing units in the state, arguing that it would cause severe pollution and stress the existing infrastructure.
Audio footage of the BJP's Goa vice president Sanjay Harmalkar threatening to "beat up" JNU students' union president Kanhaiya Kumar if he comes to Goa University to deliver a speech has gone viral. The BJP leader denied saying he wanted to beat up the student leader.
Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Monday unveiled Defence Procurement Policy during Defence Expo India-2016.
In a significant disclosure, Goa Police have said that 45-year-old chartered accountant Samir Sardana, a former army officer's son who was arrested by the state anti-terrorism squad (ATS), is allegedly linked to the 2008 terror incidents in India.
The Congress on Saturday alleged that the Goa government was going soft on the state`s drug mafia, a day after the BJP-led coalition conceded that no action has been taken on the findings of an assembly panel on police-politician-drug mafia nexus.
Elections for Goa Legislative Assembly are due to be held in March 2017.
Downplaying the controversy surrounding proposal to classify peacock and state animal Wild Bison as 'vermin', Goa government has said in the Legislative Assembly that only common crow, fruit bats, mice and rats have been declared as nuisance animals.
State-run morgues in Goa have 58 unclaimed bodies which are yet to be disposed of as their identity could not be ascertained, state Deputy Chief Minister Francis D'Souza informed the Legislative Assembly here.
The Goa government on Wednesday classified 'Feni', a form of spirit produced exclusively in the coastal state, as "Heritage Spirit of Goa".
Goa Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar has said that he had once turned down an invitation by beleaguered liquor tycoon Vijay Mallya to attend his birthday celebrations in the state.
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