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Doing 'internal assessment' of Panaji bypoll loss: Utpal Parrikar

Doing 'internal assessment' of Panaji bypoll loss: Utpal Parrikar

Former Goa Chief Minister late Manohar Parrikar`s son Utpal on Sunday said that he would submit his 'internal assessment' of the loss of the prestigious Panaji assembly seat, formerly represented by

May 26, 2019, 19:54 PM IST
Panaji Assembly bypoll loss to be analysed, says Goa CM Pramod Sawant

Panaji Assembly bypoll loss to be analysed, says Goa CM Pramod Sawant

The BJP also lost the South Goa Lok Sabha seat to the Congress.

May 24, 2019, 20:40 PM IST
Pramod Sawant makes his mark in BJP's post Manohar Parrikar era

Pramod Sawant makes his mark in BJP's post Manohar Parrikar era

Faced with severe criticism for the sheer chaotic nature of coalition inherited from the Parrikar era, a paralysed mining industry, disenchantment among the cadre following Parrikar`s death, Sawant

May 24, 2019, 08:39 AM IST
BJP loses Assembly seat held by Manohar Parrikar in Goa to Congress

BJP loses Assembly seat held by Manohar Parrikar in Goa to Congress

The bypolls in Shiroda and Mandrem became necessary following the resignation of their sitting Congress MLAs.

May 23, 2019, 23:12 PM IST
 BJP retains Mapusa Assembly by-poll in Goa

BJP retains Mapusa Assembly by-poll in Goa

Joshua D`Souza registered his victory against Congress` Sudhir Kandolkar, a stronghold of the BJP for the last 20 years.

May 23, 2019, 20:45 PM IST
Lok Sabha Elections 2019: BJP loses Panaji Assembly seat held by Manohar Parrikar to Congress

Lok Sabha Elections 2019: BJP loses Panaji Assembly seat held by Manohar Parrikar to Congress

The Panaji Assembly bypoll was necessitated due to the death of sitting MLA and former chief minister Manohar Parrikar in March.

May 23, 2019, 13:24 PM IST
Lok Sabha election results 2019: BJP vs Congress vs AAP in Goa, and four UTs as trends and winners pour in

Lok Sabha election results 2019: BJP vs Congress vs AAP in Goa, and four UTs as trends and winners pour in

Election trends depicting the probable winners as well as trailing candidates have started pouring in. 

May 23, 2019, 09:41 AM IST
Lok Sabha election result 2019: Counting of votes in Goa and 4 union territories begin

Lok Sabha election result 2019: Counting of votes in Goa and 4 union territories begin

The counting of votes to decide the verdict of six Lok Sabha seats in Goa, Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Dadar and Nagar Haveli, Lakshadweep and Daman and Diu combined along with 536 other

May 23, 2019, 08:26 AM IST
Lok Sabha election results 2019: BJP, Congress each retain 1 seat in Goa

Lok Sabha election results 2019: BJP, Congress each retain 1 seat in Goa

The counting of votes for six Lok Sabha seats in Goa, Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Dadar and Nagar Haveli, Lakshadweep and Daman and Diu combined along with 536 other constituencies, began at 8 am on

May 23, 2019, 07:38 AM IST
Positive signs for Goa mining to be visible in six months: Chief Minister Pramod Sawant

Positive signs for Goa mining to be visible in six months: Chief Minister Pramod Sawant

The five-decade-old mining industry in the coastal state came to a standstill in March last year, after the Supreme Court quashed the second renewal of 88 iron ore mining leases.

May 18, 2019, 12:25 PM IST
BJP approaches Election Commission against Panaji Congress candidate Atanasio Monseratte

BJP approaches Election Commission against Panaji Congress candidate Atanasio Monseratte

The BJP demanded the ECI to take cognizance of their complaint and take the necessary action.

May 10, 2019, 14:54 PM IST
Midnight merger of MGP MLAs to BJP unheard of: HC

Midnight merger of MGP MLAs to BJP unheard of: HC

The High Court bench of Justices R.D. Dhanuka and Prithviraj Chavan on Tuesday also sought a detailed response from the Speaker of the state legislative assembly vis-a-vis the merger. 

Apr 30, 2019, 23:08 PM IST
HSSC Goa Result 2019: Goa Board releases HSSC class 12 result on ghshse.gov.in

HSSC Goa Result 2019: Goa Board releases HSSC class 12 result on ghshse.gov.in

The Goa Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education on Tuesday declared the GBSHSE 12 Result 2019. The Goa Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education (GBSHSE) is available on its

Apr 30, 2019, 11:29 AM IST
I will campaign for Panaji BJP candidate, says Utpal Parrikar

I will campaign for Panaji BJP candidate, says Utpal Parrikar

The nomination of Kuncalienker, an aide of late Parrikar, was approved after much deliberation by the BJP`s Central Election Committee (CEC), said JP Nadda, secretary, CEC, in a statement.

Apr 28, 2019, 23:27 PM IST
72.04 per cent voting recorded in Goa for two Lok Sabha seats

72.04 per cent voting recorded in Goa for two Lok Sabha seats

The polling percentage was lower than that in 2014.

Apr 23, 2019, 22:18 PM IST
Eco-friendly election in Goa, officials use bamboo baskets, trays at polling stations

Eco-friendly election in Goa, officials use bamboo baskets, trays at polling stations

Polling for two Lok Sabha seats and bypoll for three state Assembly seats in Goa is being held in a single phase on Tuesday.

Apr 23, 2019, 11:34 AM IST
Full list of candidates going to polls in Goa in third phase of Lok Sabha election 2019

Full list of candidates going to polls in Goa in third phase of Lok Sabha election 2019

Voting will be held in the third phase of election in Goa on 23 April. Polling will be held in two parliamentary constituencies - North Goa and South Goa. Twelve candidates are in the fray for these

Apr 22, 2019, 17:53 PM IST
Goa priest apologises for 'hate speech' against BJP, late Manohar Parrikar

Goa priest apologises for 'hate speech' against BJP, late Manohar Parrikar

The Election Commission also warned the priest not to repeat such things in future.  

Apr 17, 2019, 13:20 PM IST
South Goa Lok Sabha constituency of Goa: Full list of candidates, polling dates

South Goa Lok Sabha constituency of Goa: Full list of candidates, polling dates

Here is the full list of candidates contesting the Lok Sabha election in 2019 from South Goa Lok Sabha constituency of Goa.

Apr 10, 2019, 13:07 PM IST
North Goa Lok Sabha constituency of Goa: Full list of candidates, polling dates

North Goa Lok Sabha constituency of Goa: Full list of candidates, polling dates

Here is the full list of candidates contesting the Lok Sabha election in 2019 from North Goa Lok Sabha constituency of Goa. 

Apr 10, 2019, 12:29 PM IST