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Manohar Parrikar lays foundation stone for school complex in Cujira

Manohar Parrikar lays foundation stone for school complex in Cujira

The Single Window portal is a step towards providing a "hassle-free experience to its investors and encourage growth of industry".

Jan 14, 2019, 23:55 PM IST
Fearing assassination attempt on Parrikar's life, Congress writes to President seeking security

Fearing assassination attempt on Parrikar's life, Congress writes to President seeking security

The letter, accessed by Zee News, has been signed by state Congress president Girish Chodankar.

Jan 05, 2019, 16:43 PM IST
British woman rape case: Goa Police to file chargesheet by Jan 31

British woman rape case: Goa Police to file chargesheet by Jan 31

The accused, identified as Y Ramchandran, was arrested later from a hotel in Madgaon.

Jan 05, 2019, 13:20 PM IST
Rafale row: Goa minister writes to CM, demands thorough inquiry into 'doctored' audio

Rafale row: Goa minister writes to CM, demands thorough inquiry into 'doctored' audio

Taking to Twitter, Parrikar too denied of having any such conversation with Rane.

Jan 02, 2019, 15:21 PM IST
Ailing Parrikar attends office for first time in 4 months

Ailing Parrikar attends office for first time in 4 months

Parrikar, 63, has been absent from the office for an extended period due to a pancreatic ailment.

Jan 01, 2019, 12:41 PM IST
Muslim student barred from attending UGC exam in Goa after she refuses to remove hijab

Muslim student barred from attending UGC exam in Goa after she refuses to remove hijab

Safina Khan said there are no guidelines from UGC on a dress code.

Dec 23, 2018, 20:59 PM IST
Congress, BJP workers clash in Goa during protest over Rafale deal row - Watch

Congress, BJP workers clash in Goa during protest over Rafale deal row - Watch

Soon after the clashes, workers of both parties filed cross-complaints at the Panaji police station, accusing each other of engaging in violence, assault and intimidation.  

Dec 22, 2018, 12:51 PM IST
British woman allegedly raped near Goa's Palolem beach

British woman allegedly raped near Goa's Palolem beach

The victim had been regularly visiting Goa for the last 10 years.

Dec 20, 2018, 14:57 PM IST
Goa: Ailing CM Manohar Parrikar makes rare public appearance, inspects 2 bridges

Goa: Ailing CM Manohar Parrikar makes rare public appearance, inspects 2 bridges

Parrikar, who is suffering from a pancreatic ailment, has been recuperating at his private residence near here since October 14 and this is the first time he has moved out of the house, officials

Dec 16, 2018, 18:42 PM IST
File affidavit on Manohar Parrikar's health: Bombay HC orders Goa Chief Secretary

File affidavit on Manohar Parrikar's health: Bombay HC orders Goa Chief Secretary

The court directed Sharma to file an affidavit on the health condition of the Goa Chief Minister by December 7.

Dec 06, 2018, 17:22 PM IST
Ailing Goa CM Manohar Parrikar to meet BJP legislators amid resignation demands

Ailing Goa CM Manohar Parrikar to meet BJP legislators amid resignation demands

The Opposition, as well ruling coalition allies have been demanding the resignation of the Chief Minister, claiming that the administration has come to a standstill due to Parrikar`s absence. 

Dec 01, 2018, 07:01 AM IST
Ailing CM Manohar Parrikar wanted to resign but BJP high command 'stepped in': Goa minister

Ailing CM Manohar Parrikar wanted to resign but BJP high command 'stepped in': Goa minister

Parrikar, 62, has been recuperating at his residence here since he was discharged from the All India Institute of Medical Sciences in Delhi on October 14.

Nov 23, 2018, 07:57 AM IST
Hundreds march to Parrikar's residence, set ‘deadline’ for his resignation

Hundreds march to Parrikar's residence, set ‘deadline’ for his resignation

The people, who came together under the banner of 'People's March For Restoration of Governance', marched for about 1 km, and gave an "ultimatum" of 48 hours to Parrikar to step down as the CM.

Nov 20, 2018, 21:11 PM IST
Goa BJP ally Maharashtrawadi Gomantak Party MGP threatens to contest polls alone if 'ailing' CM Manohar Parrikar fails to step down

Goa BJP ally Maharashtrawadi Gomantak Party MGP threatens to contest polls alone if 'ailing' CM Manohar Parrikar fails to step down

Maharashtrawadi Gomantak Party (MGP) threatened to contest upcoming national elections alone, if 'ailing' chief minister Manohar Parrikar fails to step down.

Nov 17, 2018, 18:23 PM IST
Goa: Congress asks BJP to prove majority in house, demands special Assembly session

Goa: Congress asks BJP to prove majority in house, demands special Assembly session

Goa: Congress asks BJP to prove majority in house, demands special Assembly session

Nov 17, 2018, 17:40 PM IST
Ailing Goa CM Manohar Parrikar undergoes routine check-up

Ailing Goa CM Manohar Parrikar undergoes routine check-up

Parrikar underwent a routine check-up at the Goa Medical College.

Nov 11, 2018, 14:47 PM IST
Leadership change required looking at Goa CM's health: Shripad Naik

Leadership change required looking at Goa CM's health: Shripad Naik

While there has been periodic talk about a change in leadership in the state, the BJP has consistently ruled it out.

Nov 09, 2018, 23:14 PM IST
BJP leader Laxmikant Parsekar demands Goa state president Vinay Tendulkar's resignation

BJP leader Laxmikant Parsekar demands Goa state president Vinay Tendulkar's resignation

Speaking to the media, Parsekar said that Vinay Tendulkar "is inefficient and cannot take decisions on his own and therefore he should resign".

Nov 09, 2018, 06:14 AM IST
Ailing Goa CM Manohar Parrikar extends Diwali greetings in audio message

Ailing Goa CM Manohar Parrikar extends Diwali greetings in audio message

Ailing Goa CM's Diwali message was played on FM Radio.

Nov 06, 2018, 09:47 AM IST
Goa minister says CM Manohar Parrikar is fully fit, needs little rest

Goa minister says CM Manohar Parrikar is fully fit, needs little rest

Goa Health Minister Vishwajit Rane had on Sunday revealed that Parrikar is suffering from pancreatic cancer.

Oct 31, 2018, 20:56 PM IST