Goa BJP seeks parole for ex-minister jailed for assault

The Goa BJP on Friday demanded parole for jailed ex-minister Francisco Pacheco to let him attend upcoming assembly session on the lines of former Jharkhand chief minister Madhu Koda and Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt.

Lobbying on in Goa BJP as minister Pacheco's conviction upheld

Lobbying has begun in Goa BJP after the Supreme Court upheld the conviction of state minister Fransisco Mickky Pacheco, creating likelihood of vacancy in the ministry.

Goa BJP meeting to decide future strategy

BJP's Goa unit will hold a 'Chintan Baithak' on Monday to review the performance of its government led by Laxmikant Parsekar and decide strategy for the 2017 state Assembly polls.

Junior leaders in Goa BJP air grievances about Parrikar govt

The second-rung leaders of Goa BJP on Friday expressed their displeasure over functioning of the state government at the party's state executive meeting here.

Mohan Bhagwat`s `Hindu` remarks his personal view: Goa BJP leader

Senior Goa BJP leader Michael Lobo has said that RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat`s controversial remarks that India is a Hindu nation were his personal opinion and feels the Centre does not endorse them.

Goa BJP to begin door-to-door campaign ahead of LS polls

The BJP will begin door-to-door visit from tomorrow to reach to voters in all 40 state Assembly constituencies ahead of Lok Sabha polls, a senior leader said.

Corruption cases involving Congress leaders be probed: Goa BJP

Goa unit of BJP demanded that alleged corruption cases involving former Chief Minister Digambar Kamat, and his colleagues Churchill Alemao, Vishwajit Rane and Chandrakant Kavlekar (all from Congress) should be probed.

Goa BJP says nothing wrong to release ads for executive meet

Goa unit of BJP justified spending money from the public exchequer on advertisements welcoming senior leaders for party`s National Executive meeting.

Goa BJP shocked over Advani`s decision

BJP leaders in Goa Monday expressed shock over LK Advani`s resignation from party posts.

Allotment of industrial plot to Parrikar`s son as per rules: BJP

BJP refuted Congress` allegations of nepotism against Goa CM saying all norms were adhered to in allotment of an industrial plot to his son.

BJP bats for Cong MPs left out of Cabinet rejig

In a rare gesture, ruling BJP in Goa has pitched for Cabinet berths for Congress MPs while slamming the Centre for "neglecting" the coastal state in recent reshuffle of Union Council of Ministers.

BJP promises to keep domestic gas prices stable

BJP has already promised to reduce petrol prices by Rs
11.5 per litre if voted to power.

They were not doing it, BJP leader on porngate

Goa BJP said that ministers-watching-porn scandal in the neighbouring Karnataka
will not affect its prospects in March 3 Assembly polls.

Goa BJP hits poll gear without main candidate

For the first time in more than a decade, the BJP in Goa has stepped into poll gear without projecting its chief ministerial candidate.

Will not stop MLAs from quitting party: Goa BJP

Amid speculations that some of its
MLAs might gravitate towards Congress ahead of the Goa state
Assembly Elections, the BJP on Monday said it would not stop
anyone from committing "political suicide".

Goa BJP holds meeting to keep its flock together

The opposition BJP in Goa on Sunday began a desperate exercise to keep its flock together after two of its MLAs left the party to join Congress.

Goa mining: BJP admits lapses during its rule

The BJP admitted its own CM in Goa Manohar Parrikar was "negligent" in stopping the illegal export of iron ore during his tenure.

Goa BJP demands judicial probe into woman`s death

Main Opposition BJP on Thursday demanded a
judicial probe into the death of a 28-year-old woman, in which
a Goa minister`s name has cropped up.

Not interested in forming govt, says Goa BJP

Even as the BJP went in for change
of leadership in Goa on Sunday, the party leaders said that they
were not interested in forming government by cashing in on
disappointment within the ruling coalition.