North Goa

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

DNA: Non Stop News, March 23rd, 2019

This segment of DNA brings to you important stories of the day. Watch this video for more info.

Mar 23, 2019, 21:26 PM IST

North Goa Lok Sabha constituency

North Goa is one of only two Lok Sabha constituencies in Goa. The other is South Goa and both constituencies will vote in 2019 Lok Sabha election in the third phase - on April 23.

Mar 15, 2019, 14:30 PM IST

North Goa district extends ban on Muthalik

The North Goa district administration on Thursday extended the ban on Mangalore-based Hindu outfit Sri Rama Sene chief Pramod Muthalik by 60 days with effect from September 6.

Sep 07, 2017, 19:38 PM IST

Ban late-night parties in the state, demands Goa minister Vinod Palienkar

Goa minister Vinod Palienkar has demanded a ban on outdoor music events, including rave parties, after two youngsters died at two separate raves in the popular beach village of Anjuna in North Goa possibly due to drug overdose.

Aug 14, 2017, 09:52 AM IST

Valpoi Cong committee members quit in support of Ex-MLA Vishwajit Rane

The block Congress committee members from Valpoi in North Goa have resigned in support of former party MLA Vishwajit Rane, who is slated to join the ruling BJP today.

Apr 06, 2017, 12:08 PM IST

Pernem Election Results 2017: Maharashtrawadi Gomantak candidate wins

Sitting BJP MLA Rajendra Arlekar is pitted against Vikesh Ramesh Assotikar (INC), Manohar Trimbak Ajgaonkar  (MGP), Santosh Shankar Mandrekar (NCP) and Shivanand Krishna Pilarnkar (AAP).

Mar 08, 2017, 17:21 PM IST

Mapusa Elections 2017: BJP candidate wins

Goa Deputy Chief Minister Francis D'Souza of BJP is pitted here against Nationalist Congress Party's (NCP) Sanjay Vithu Barde, Vijay Laxman Bhike (Congress), Maharashtrawadi Gomantak Party's (MGP) Vinod Phadke, Goa Su-Raj Party (GSRP) Rameshwari Morajkar, Aam Aadmi Party's (AAP) Shraddha Khalap and independent Domnic Alphonso.

Mar 08, 2017, 17:18 PM IST

Mandrem polls 2017: Congress candidate wins

Mandrem is one of the 40 legislative assembly seats of the Goa. The single phase Assembly Elections 2017 in this BJP-ruled coastal state were held on February 4 and the results for which will be announced on March 11.

Mar 08, 2017, 17:14 PM IST

Independent MLA resigns from Goa Assembly; to join MGP

Independent legislator Naresh Sawal on Wednesday quit as a member of the Goa Legislative Assembly to join the MGP, ahead of the upcoming polls.

Jan 04, 2017, 18:31 PM IST

Two arrested in Goa for distributing Islamic State pamphlets released

Two persons, who were arrested in Goa for distributing pamphlets with IS written on them, were released by the district administration on Tuesday.

Jan 03, 2017, 16:29 PM IST

PM Modi to lay foundation stone for airport in Goa today

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit the coastal state of Goa on Sunday to lay foundation stone for two projects, namely Greenfield airport in North Goa and Tuem Electronic city.

Nov 13, 2016, 06:43 AM IST

PM Narendra Modi to lay foundation stone for airport in Goa on Sunday

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit the coastal state of Goa tomorrow to lay foundation stone for two projects, namely Greenfield airport in North Goa and Tuem Electronic city.

Nov 12, 2016, 16:55 PM IST

Congress leader blames outgoing PM Manmohan Singh for poll defeat

Congress candidate from North Goa seat in the just-concluded Lok Sabha elections, Ravi Naik, blamed outgoing Prime Minister Manmohan Singh for the party`s debacle, alleging he failed to project achievements of the UPA government before the people.

May 20, 2014, 13:11 PM IST

Elections 2014: Trends favour BJP in Goa

Elections 2014: Trends favour BJP in Goa — The Narendra Modi wave seems to have worked its magic in Goa as well, as the Bharatiya Janata Party looks all set to better its 2009 tally. The Congress suffered due to infighting and tried hard to put up a brave front in face of the BJP onslaught.

May 15, 2014, 18:33 PM IST

Goa Cong candidate ignorant of special status demand ?

North Goa Congress candidate Ravi Naik on Thursday said he was not aware about the promise of special status to the state by the party in its poll manifesto.

Apr 10, 2014, 17:03 PM IST

Lok Sabha elections 2014: Goa —State Profile

Goa, which became the 25th state of India in 1987, represents two constituencies in Lok Sabha, North Goa and South Goa. Both the constituencies belong to General category.

Mar 29, 2014, 17:17 PM IST

General Elections 2014: Congress battling BJP, AAP and infighting in Goa

The picturesque beach-state of Goa awaits high-voltage clashes on both its Lok Sabha seats. The seats of North and South Goa go to polls on April 12. Both the Congress and the BJP have one siting MP each from the state, but one could possibly see a three-horse-race with the Aam Aadmi Party throwing its hat into the ring this time around.

Mar 29, 2014, 02:28 AM IST

Tarun Tejpal seeks Goa court`s permission to meet his mother again

Tehelka`s founder editor Tarun Tejpal, who is in jail in a rape case, on Thursday sought permission from a court here to meet his ailing mother at his North Goa residence.

Mar 27, 2014, 21:46 PM IST

BJP MP in trouble for posing with Bible in Goa

A sitting BJP MP and a candidate for the North Goa seat has attracted controversy for posing with a copy of the Bible in a church while starting his election campaign.

Mar 24, 2014, 10:24 AM IST