Goa Governor

Some political leaders are 'accidental': Goa Governor Mridula Sinha's veiled jibe at Manmohan Singh

The Goa Governor made these remarks while speaking at the women's leadership forum in Panaji.

Jan 18, 2019, 18:47 PM IST

Goa governor sends back legislator's mercy plea for review

Goa Governor Mridula Sinha on Tuesday returned to the state cabinet for review a mercy petition signed by it for pardoning a convicted legislator, an official said.

Sep 09, 2015, 00:46 AM IST

Debt liabilities during previous govt were high: Goa Governor

In a veiled attack on the previous Congress-led Goa government, Governor Mridula Sinha on Monday accused it of leaving the state's finances in "stress" and "debt liability."

Mar 23, 2015, 18:29 PM IST

Goa Governor renews vows with husband

Panaji: Goa Governor Mridula Sinha renewed her wedding vows with husband Dr Ram Kripal Sinha in a couple blessing ceremony here almost 56 years after their marriage.

Nov 17, 2014, 10:30 AM IST

Goa Governor's website hacked

Goa Governor Mridula Sinha`s website has been hacked by unknown people, the police said Saturday.

Oct 25, 2014, 15:45 PM IST

Goa Guv Mridula Sinha's novel 'Mandodari' to hit shelves soon

Newly inducted Goa Governor Mridula Sinha is ready with her next novel, 'Mandodari', which is a biography of the Queen Consort of Ravana, the King of Lanka.

Aug 31, 2014, 17:59 PM IST

Om Prakash Kohli assumes additional charge as Goa Governor

Gujarat Governor Om Prakash Kohli on Thursday assumed the additional charge as Governor of Goa after taking oath of office in a function held at Raj Bhavan.

Aug 07, 2014, 20:25 PM IST

AugustaWestland scam: CBI quizzes Goa Governor

A Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) team on Friday quizzed Goa Governor BV Wanchoo in connection with the AugustaWestland VVIP chopper procurement scam.

Jul 04, 2014, 09:28 AM IST

Crimes against women in Goa serious concern: Governor

Goa Governor Bharat Vir Wanchoo severely criticised the Goa government Thursday over rising crimes against women in the state.

May 29, 2014, 14:13 PM IST

Goa Governor concerned over rising crime against women

An increase in crimes against women and children is a matter of concern, Goa Governor BV Wanchoo said Tuesday in his New Year message.

Dec 31, 2013, 12:56 PM IST

RTI activists petition Goa governor against Parrikar

A group of Right to Information activists on Tuesday petitioned Goa Governor Bharat Vir Wanchoo.

Jul 09, 2013, 15:30 PM IST

Goa Governor worried over rising crime against women, children

Goa Governor BV Wanchoo on Tuesday expressed concern about the rising crimes against women and girl child in the state.

Jun 18, 2013, 12:19 PM IST

Mining lobby attacks Goa Governor for ignoring their plight

The mining lobby on Wednesday attacked Goa Governor Bharat Veer Wanchoo, calling him an "agent" of the Central government.

Jan 30, 2013, 14:40 PM IST

Bharat Vir Wanchoo takes oath as Goa Governor

Former SPG Chief Bharat Vir Wanchoo took over as Governor of Goa replacing K Sankaranarayanan, who held the additional charge along with Maharashtra.

May 04, 2012, 16:19 PM IST

Former SPG chief Wanchoo new Goa Governor

Former SPG chief BV Wanchoo was named as the new Governor of Goa while ESL Narasimhan and K Sankaranarayanan will have fresh terms as Governors.

Apr 28, 2012, 22:14 PM IST

Decentralise tourism in Goa: Governor

Goa Governor K Sankaranarayanan said on Monday that the state should make efforts to decentralise tourism in order to prevent its beaches from getting dirty and overcrowded.

Dec 19, 2011, 11:15 AM IST

Goa RTI panel summons Governor SS Sidhu

Goa Governor SS Sidhu claims that his office is beyond the jurisdiction of the RTI Act.

Dec 23, 2010, 13:49 PM IST

Goa Governor seeks report on Rahul row

State Governor and Goa University
Chancellor S S Sidhu has sought a report from the Vice-
Chancellor on the controversy over Congress General Secretary
Rahul Gandhi`s meeting in the varsity campus earlier this

Jan 23, 2010, 18:15 PM IST