Difficult to get special status for Goa, says CM Laxmikant Parsekar

Goa Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar on Thursday said it is difficult for the state to get its demand for special status approved by the Centre since it may not fit within the legal framework.

Cong boycotts Goa Assembly session, draws criticism of Speaker

Congress MLAs today boycotted the session of Goa State Legislative Assembly, drawing criticism from Speaker Rajendra Arlekar who termed the move as "politicising of the legislative functioning".

Ban on media coverage of Goa session lifted after protests

Goa State Legislative Assembly Speaker Rajendra Arlekar lifted the partial ban imposed in media covering the ongoing session.

Goa House congratulates Sachin on 100th ton

The Goa State Legislative Assembly on Tuesday congratulated senior India batsman Sachin Tendulkar for his 100th international ton against Bangladesh in the Asia Cup.