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Four Goa ministers sacked ahead of Cabinet reshuffle

Four ministers, including Deputy Chief Minister Vijay Sardesai and an Independent, have been sacked from the Goa Ministry paving the way for the inclusion of Congress defectors into the Cabinet.

Jul 13, 2019, 17:33 PM IST

Goa Cabinet expansion: 3 rebel Congress MLAs take oath as ministers

Lobo had resigned as Deputy Speaker of the Goa Legislative Assembly earlier in the day.

Jul 13, 2019, 17:00 PM IST

Goa Cabinet expansion Saturday, 4 rebel Congress MLAs likely to be inducted

A group of 10 Congress legislators, led by Leader of Opposition in the Goa Assembly Chandrakant Kavlekar, merged with the ruling BJP, increasing the saffron party's strength to 27 in the 40-seat house.

Jul 13, 2019, 07:23 AM IST

Goa Cabinet expansion likely on Saturday: Sources

A group of 10 Congress legislators, led by Leader of Opposition in the Goa Assembly Chandrakant Kavlekar, merged with the ruling BJP.

Jul 12, 2019, 11:55 AM IST

Within weeks of joining Goa Cabinet, deputy CM Sudin Dhavalikar dropped

Sudin Dhavalikar was allotted portfolios of Transport and Public Works which would be now looked after by Sawant.

Mar 27, 2019, 15:11 PM IST

Manohar Parrikar to meet alliance partners at AIIMS on October 12, Cabinet reshuffle in Goa likely

BJP president Amit Shah had last month said Parrikar would continue as the chief minister and that there would be reshuffle of his Cabinet soon.

Oct 10, 2018, 13:09 PM IST

Ailing Goa ministers dropped, BJP's Nilesh Cabral, Milind Naik get Cabinet berth

The two posts in the Cabinet fell vacant after ailing ministers Francis D'Souza and Pandurang Madkaikar were dropped from the ministry.

Sep 24, 2018, 17:38 PM IST

Ex-Congress MLA Rane set to join Goa cabinet tomorrow

Former Goa Congress MLA Vishwajit Rane, who quit the party and joined the BJP recently, is expected to be inducted into the Manohar Parrikar cabinet tomorrow.

Apr 11, 2017, 15:41 PM IST

Goa Speaker Rajendra Arlekar to be made Cabinet Minister

Goa Legislative Assembly Speaker Rajendra Arlekar will be inducted into state Cabinet by Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar.

Sep 30, 2015, 14:32 PM IST

Goa Cabinet grants pardon to Pacheco; Governor to decide on plea

The Goa Cabinet has moved a resolution granting pardon to jailed Nuvem MLA Francisco Miccky Pacheco, who was sentenced to six months' imprisonment for slapping a government servant in 2006.

Jul 30, 2015, 23:34 PM IST

Goa govt raises aid for Din Dayal Panchayat Raj Yojana

Goa state cabinet Friday approved an increase in financial sanction from Rs 1 crore to Rs 1.5 crore under its flagship Din Dayal Panchayat Raj Yojana.

May 29, 2015, 15:06 PM IST

Portfolios allocation to be done by weekend: Goa CM

Goa Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar will expand his cabinet and allocate portfolios to his ministers during this weekend.

Nov 11, 2014, 13:12 PM IST

Goa ministers to get additional portfolios on Oct 7: Manohar Parrikar

Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar on Tuesday announced that additional portfolios would be distributed amongst state ministers on October 7.

Oct 01, 2013, 17:55 PM IST

Goa cabinet reshuffle on cards, CM begins audit

The Goa Cabinet reshuffle is likely within a month as Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar has started the audit of the performance of his ministers and their respective departments.

Jul 05, 2013, 11:02 AM IST

Goa cabinet defers decision on schemes for orphans, sex workers

Goa government on Friday deferred its decision on two crucial schemes for orphaned children and sex workers or victims of sexual abuse, stating that a rethink is necessary on them, before placing it for the next meeting.

Jun 14, 2013, 19:24 PM IST

Alina Saldanha to be inducted into Goa Cabinet on June 8

Alina Saldanha, the BJP candidate who was elected unopposed in the recent Cortalim by-poll, would be inducted into the Goa Cabinet on June 8.

Jun 03, 2012, 20:29 PM IST

Goa Cabinet approves Lokayukta bill

Goa Cabinet on Monday approved Goa
Lokayukta Bill, 2011, which would be placed before the state
Legislative Assembly during the session beginning from October
5.

Oct 03, 2011, 19:17 PM IST

NCP ministers, who quit Goa Cabinet, to stay till session ends

Two NCP ministers from Goa, who
recently resigned alleging lack of development in the state,
will continue to stay in the Cabinet till the end of the
Budget Session.

Mar 16, 2011, 12:59 PM IST

Fate of two NCP ministers who quit Goa Cabinet undecided

The fate of two NCP ministers from
Goa, who tendered their resignations to party chief Sharad
Pawar, hangs in balance as the party is yet to take a call on
the matter.

Mar 15, 2011, 10:50 AM IST

Goa Cabinet decision on casinos influenced by kickbacks, BJP

Leader of Opposition in Goa
Assembly Manohar Parrikar today alleged that money changed
hands in the off-shore casino matter which forced the state
cabinet to roll back its own decision.

Sep 16, 2010, 21:50 PM IST