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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

South Goa Lok Sabha constituency

South Goa is one of only two Lok Sabha constituencies in Goa. The other is North 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

Morning Breaking: PM Modi to interact with BJP booth-level workers today

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will interact with the BJP booth-level workers today. Watch full video to know more.

Jan 20, 2019, 08:40 AM IST

Goa bridge collapse toll rises to three

The body of one more person was fished out of the Sanvordem river in South Goa on Friday, following the collapse of a dilapidated foot-bridge late on Thursday.

May 19, 2017, 19:04 PM IST

Onlookers watching a man trying to commit suicide fall into river as bridge collapses in Goa; 2 dead

The Portuguese-era bridge across the river Sanvordem, a tributary of river Zuari, was closed for traffic for the last four years.

May 19, 2017, 10:10 AM IST

Major mishap in Goa: 50 people fall into river after bridge collapses; dozens feared drowned

In a tragic incident, at least fifty people swept away after a footbridge collapsed in south Goa's Curchorem on Thursday. 

May 18, 2017, 21:12 PM IST

Rahul Gandhi to address public rally in south Goa on Dec 16

Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi will address a public meeting at Fatorda village in South Goa on December 16.

Dec 14, 2016, 20:43 PM IST

Did you know? Goa is home to a prehistoric site- See Pics

Usgalimal village in south Goa has prehistoric rock engravings. These petroglyphs are a splendid attraction indeed.

Aug 19, 2016, 13:18 PM IST

Ten bogies of Ernakulam-Duronto Express derail in Goa

Ten bogies of the Lokamanya Tilak Terminus-Ernakulum Duronto Express derailed near Balli railway station in South Goa on Sunday, but no casualties have been reported so far.

May 03, 2015, 11:00 AM IST

Parliamentary panel conclaves in five star hotels must stop: Goa CM

The practice of parliamentary committees conducting their meetings in five star hotels and wasting public money should be stopped, said Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar.

Oct 15, 2014, 09:07 AM 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

Congress compares Goa BJP candidate with Modi

Congress in Goa on Monday compared Narendra Modi and BJP`s South Goa candidate Narendra Sawaikar, claiming both "managed to wriggle out of communal riot cases."

Apr 01, 2014, 00:23 AM 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

Goa to spend Rs 17 crore for better facilities on beaches

The Goa Tourism Ministry will spend Rs 17.23 crore to spruce up beaches in South Goa, said Tourism Minister Dilip Parulekar on Tuesday.

Oct 15, 2013, 17:55 PM IST

RTE law not in sync with reality: Goa Congress MP

The UPA government`s flagship right to education (RTE) policy is flawed and does not take into account ground realities in the states, a Congress MP from Goa said on Monday.

Jul 01, 2013, 13:51 PM IST

Six fishermen missing after trawler collides with Goa

In a major accident off Goa`s coastline, an Indian Navy vessel collided against a fishing trawler in South Goa throwing overboard 23 crew members, of which six members are still missing.

Apr 25, 2013, 20:38 PM IST

Govt shielded officer in religious site demolition: Opposition

The Opposition today accused the BJP-led Goa government of shielding the officer who allegedly demolished a religious structure in South Goa.

Jul 12, 2012, 12:54 PM IST

Goa govt to suspend Ssouth Goa Collector over Balli violence

Goa Chief Minister Digambar Kamat
on Saturday assured tribal leaders here of suspending the district
collector and initiating a judicial probe into the killings of
two tribal leaders in Balli village.

May 28, 2011, 21:57 PM IST