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Pramod Sawant to succeed Manohar Parrikar as Goa CM?

Goa legislative assembly speaker Pramod Sawant is most likely to emerge as the successor to Manohar Parrikar as Goa Chief Minister, a source said.  Parrikar died on Sunday after suffering from a prolonged illness. 

Mar 18, 2019, 14:16 PM IST

BJP says new Goa CM will be by 3 pm, Congress delegation meets Governor Mridula Sinha

A 14-member delegation of Congress had arrived at Raj Bhavan uninvited, to meet Governor Mridula Sinha to stake claim to the government in the state. 

Mar 18, 2019, 13:34 PM IST

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

Goa CM Manohar Parrikar is expected to rejoin office in November: BJP

State party chief Vinay Tendulkar says Manohar Parrikar is recovering well.

Oct 24, 2018, 19:21 PM IST

Manohar Parrikar will return to Goa soon, says state BJP president Vinay Tendulkar

Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar will be coming back to Goa soon, the state BJP President Vinay Tendulkar said on Saturday.

Sep 29, 2018, 21:44 PM IST

No question of appointing new CM: Goa BJP chief

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Goa president Vinay Tendulkar on Sunday said that Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar, who has been recovering from pancreatitis, is expected to chair the cabinet meeting this Wednesday.

Mar 04, 2018, 16:06 PM IST

State chiefs of BJP, Congress in fray for Rajya Sabha election in Goa

There would be a straight fight as Goa BJP president Vinay Tendulkar and state Congress chief Shantaram Naik are the only two candidates who have filed nominations.

 

Jul 20, 2017, 20:01 PM IST

Congress Shantaram Naik files papers for Rajya Sabha poll in Goa

Pitted against BJP's state chief Vinay Tendulkar, Naik expressed confidence of winning the election with the "support of like-minded secular forces."

 

Jul 11, 2017, 15:06 PM IST

GST will end 'inspector raj', boost economic growth: Amit Shah

Praising President Pranab Mukherjee and Prime Minister Modi for the GST launch, he said the midnight witnessed India's biggest tax reform since Independence.

Jul 01, 2017, 15:11 PM IST

Lynchings, beef-ban not to figure in talks with Shah: Goa BJP

Issues like lynching and beef ban would not be discussed with BJP national president Amit Shah when he visits Goa on July 1-2.

Jun 28, 2017, 20:16 PM IST

Goa: Congress dubs Subhash Bhamre's lunch with ST family as 'political drama'

The Goa Congress has dubbed Union Minister of State for Defence Subhash Bhamre's lunch with a scheduled tribe family at their house in Taleigao village in the state, as "political drama".

Jun 07, 2017, 11:06 AM IST

Former Goa Congress MLA Vishwajit Rane joins BJP, says will strenthen the hands of Manohar Parrikar

Former Congress legislator Vishwajit Rane on Thursday officially joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the presence of Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar and state party President Vinay Tendulkar.

Apr 07, 2017, 00:11 AM IST

People want Manohar Parrikar back in Goa: State BJP chief

Goa will go to polls on February 4 to elect the 40-member House.

Jan 24, 2017, 13:24 PM IST

Amit Shah to use UP formula in Goa: Official

BJP national president Amit Shah will use the Uttar Pradesh (UP) formula in the upcoming state assembly polls in Goa, state party President Vinay Tendulkar said on Thursday.

Aug 18, 2016, 18:37 PM IST

Manohar Parrikar may lead BJP's campaign for Goa 2017 polls: Tendulkar

Rubbishing media reports that Manohar Parrikar would return as Goa's Chief Minister, state BJP chief Vinay Tendulkar on Tuesday said the Defence Minister may lead the party's campaign for state Assembly polls next year.

May 03, 2016, 13:54 PM IST

Goa BJP seeks parole for ex-minister jailed for assault

The Goa BJP on Friday demanded parole for jailed ex-minister Francisco Pacheco to let him attend upcoming assembly session on the lines of former Jharkhand chief minister Madhu Koda and Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt.

Jul 03, 2015, 20:57 PM IST

Goa BJP leader appoints son in his office

Goa's Deputy Speaker Anant Shet has appointed his son Amaresh Shet as his office staff, a RTI query has revealed.

Nov 05, 2014, 12:49 PM IST