Panaji: A senior anti-corruption judge`s power to hear corruption-related cases has been suddenly clipped and divested two weeks after he made a critical observation against the police while
Panaji: Goa NCP president Nilkanth Halarnkar is "not happy" with the "unconditional outside support" offered by his party to the BJP in Maharashtra after it emerged as the single largest party
Panaji: The BJP-led government in Goa has extended the ban on right-wing outfit Sri Ram Sene for another two months on the grounds of potential law and order problems.
Panaji: Goa Legislative Assembly on Monday ratified the Judicial Accountability Bill 2014, already approved by Parliament, in a one-day session convened specially for the purpose.
Panaji: A senior Congress leader in Goa has objected to providing reservation to the SC, ST and OBC communities in the judicial commission.
"I am sad to see that we still harp on the
Panaji: Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar on Monday said the judiciary has to be more accountable because its decisions have an impact on the country's economic trajectory.
Panaji: Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar on Monday attacked the judiciary, specifically the Bombay High Court bench in Goa, for land-related irregularities, even accusing the judiciary of
Panaji: Goa Legislative Assembly Monday condoled the death of noted personalities from various fields, including the state's former Governor Mohammed Fazal who died last month.
Panaji: A 23-year-old Russian woman was molested, beaten up and robbed at Baga beach, one of Goa's most popular beaches, police said Sunday.
The victim was walking along the beach,
Panaji: Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar on Sunday said a decision about a post-poll alliance has to be taken by the BJP parliamentary board, though "natural allies always exist".
Panaji: A 64-year-old man was arrested for allegedly raping his minor niece in South Goa district, the police said today.
The accused, Kondlo Vithoba Velip, living in Morpirla village
Panaji: Amid allegations of inefficiency of ministers, the Goa Cabinet has approved a proposal to appoint an Officer on Special Duty (OSD) to each of the ministers to help them in managing the
Panaji: In a clear signal that 28 mining leases would soon be operational resuming iron ore extraction in the state, Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar said that the government will not
Panaji: Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar on Thursday confirmed that his government has received intelligence inputs about the state being a possible target of terror outfits.
Panaji: Goa Congress president Luizinho Faleiro has advised senior party leaders to "go, take a dip in the Ganga" to cleanse themselves of their sins and turn around the crisis of credibility
Panaji: Becoming a parliamentarian or a legislator is like "a cocaine", said Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar, who backed high salaries for lawmakers.
Parrikar was speaking during the
Panaji: The practice of parliamentary committees conducting their meetings in five star hotels and wasting public money should be stopped, said Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar.
Panaji: A Goa Congress leader Tuesday exhorted the media not to report on squabbles between party leaders, even as she asked the party's warring politicians not to wash their dirty linen
Panaji: Newly elected Congress Goa chief Luizinho Faleiro on Tuesday assumed office and appealed to party-men to work at the ground level.
The former Goa chief minister said that he
Panaji: Goa must screen entry of foreign tourists in order to keep the deadly Ebola virus at bay, Leader of Opposition Pratapsing Rane said on Tuesday.
Rane was speaking at a function
Panaji: The Congress in Goa has to perform or perish, newly-appointed state president Luizinho Faleiro said on Tuesday.
Faleiro was speaking at a function in Panaji organised to mark
Panaji: Goa Deputy Chief Minister Francis D'Souza has said sand mining in the state is manual and many industries are dependent on it so a 'little bit' of sand mining should be allowed in the
Panaji: Newly-appointed Goa Congress unit chief Luizinho Faleiro has said his aim would be to strengthen the party which was reduced to single digit during the Lok Sabha elections earlier this
Panaji: Former Goa Congress chief John Fernandes said Wednesday that he was replaced as the state party president at the behest of Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar.
Fernandes, who was
Panaji: All beach shacks in Goa would be erected by October 15 after the state tourism department demarcates spots to install these temporary structures this week, a senior official said on
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