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Row over Goa CM Laxmikant Parsekar remark on complexion

Goa Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar. (Photo: PTI/File)

Goa chief minister Laxmikant Parsekar is in the eye of a storm over his alleged advise to agitating nurses that they should not stage hungerstrike in the sun because it will make them “dark” and “ruin

Holiday row likely typo: Goa CM

On the Goa government’s scrapping of Gandhi Jayanti from the list of public holidays, The RSS said the number of holidays in the country should come down for improved work culture.

CM Parsekar denies October 2 off Goa list of holidays

A controversy erupted over the scrapping by the Goa government of Gandhi Jayanti on October 2 from the list of public holidays but chief minister Laxmikant Parsekar later said it could be an act of “m

‘Casino man funded BJP MLAs’ junket’

Seeking to turn the tables on the Goa government over the ban on offshore casinos in the state, the Congress on Friday alleged that some BJP legislators went on a foreign trip sponsored by a renowned

Goa CM pulls up ‘ignorant’ minister for LGBT remark

Ramesh Tawadkar

As Goa minister Ramesh Tawadkar’s remarks drew flak from the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community, chief minister Laxmikant Parsekar attempted to calm things down, saying the minis

Goa minister does U-turn on remarks about gays

With his remarks on medical treatment to the LGBT community creating a storm, Goa minister Ramesh Tawadkar on Tuesday made a U-turn saying he was “misquoted” while chief minister Laxmikant Parsekar so

Everybody loves a “smart city”.

We are now in the final stages of this general election. On Thursday, May 7, voters will elect a new Parliament. So far the campaign has been curiously lacklustre and timid.