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Manohar Parrikar

IDSA renamed as Manohar Parrikar Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses

Move meant to align the 'vision and aspiration of the premier defence institute with the contribution of the former Raksha Mantri'

18 Feb 2020 4:18 PM

'Manohar Parrikar transferred his josh to me, can work 15-16 hrs a day': Pramod Sawant

Sawant was addressing a function held to launch the poster of a biopic on late Parrikar, to be produced by ‘Go Goa Gollywood Productions’.

14 Dec 2019 12:24 PM

In faux pas, Goa govt releases Teachers Day statement that quoted late CM Manohar Parrikar

Director of Information and Publicity Meghana Shetgaonkar told PTI an inquiry has been initiated to find out the erring officer.

06 Sep 2019 8:43 AM

From Vajpayee to Jaitley, demise of BJP stalwarts leaves void in Indian polity

The party suffered one more jolt with the death of Goa Chief Minister and former Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar in March 2019.

25 Aug 2019 10:04 AM

BJP loses Parrikar's Panaji Assembly seat to Congress

The BJP had fielded Siddharth Kunkolienkar to retain the seat after the demise of former Goa chief minister Manohar Parrikar.

23 May 2019 12:47 PM


Former RSS leader Velingkar in fray for Panaji by-election

Velingkar is contesting on the ticket of Goa Suraksha Manch (GSM), which he formed after being sacked as Goa RSS chief in 2016.

29 Apr 2019 3:15 PM

No sympathy wave for BJP after Parrikar's death: Cong leader

He also said the MGP's move of joining hands with the Congress has improved his party's poll prospects in the state.

20 Apr 2019 12:55 PM

Sharad Pawar alleges Manohar Parrikar quit over Rafale jet deal

Parrikar served in the NDA government as defence minister from November 2014 to March 2017.

14 Apr 2019 4:50 AM

Watch: 'Rafale probe after polls, 'chowkidar' will be in jail,' says Rahul

Rahul Gandhi alleged that Prime Minister Narendra Modi changed the fighter jet purchase deal, resulting in price increase.

05 Apr 2019 9:02 AM

‘Will continue father’s legacy’: Parrikar's sons hint at joining politics

Manohar Parrikar, 63, died on March 17 after a prolonged battle with a pancreatic ailment.

31 Mar 2019 9:06 AM


Two MGP MLAs joined BJP to provide stability to govt, says Goa CM

'With two MLAs joining the BJP, our strength has gone up to 14 (in the 40-member Assembly),' Sawant said.

27 Mar 2019 11:20 AM

BJP has requested Parrikar's sons to join party: Vinay Tendulkar

Parrikar, a senior BJP leader, died on March 17 evening after a prolonged battle against cancer at the age of 63.

25 Mar 2019 8:48 PM

Goa orders probe to check Parrikar's burial site was purified or not

Goa ministry has taken strong note of some activities carried out in the Kala Academy premises.

24 Mar 2019 1:43 PM

Sumitra Mahajan visits Manohar Parrikar's family

Parrikar, 63, died on Sunday after a year-long battle with a pancreatic ailment.

22 Mar 2019 6:56 PM

Goa CM Sawant wins trust vote, gets support of 20 MLAs in assembly

The floor test was overseen by acting Speaker and Bharatiya Janata Party MLA Michael Lobo.

20 Mar 2019 8:59 AM


New Goa government keen to resume mining

Even former CM had written to the central govt for the same demand we are making now.

20 Mar 2019 2:25 AM

Floor test for Sawant govt in Goa today

Sawant said on Tuesday that his government had sought a floor test on Wednesday to prove its strength in the Assembly.

20 Mar 2019 1:06 AM

Manohar Parrikar always worked for national interest: RSS chief

Parrikar was diligent, committed and focused in his goals, Bhagwat said in a statement issued by the RSS.

19 Mar 2019 3:47 PM

Goa CM Pramod Sawant confident of winning floor test tomorrow

On Tuesday, Sawant took charge of the Chief Minister’s office and kept a photo of former CM Manohar Parrikar beside him.

19 Mar 2019 3:16 PM

Will carry forward Parrikar's legacy of good governance:Goa CM

Pramod Sawant, a protege of Parrikar, was Speaker of the Legislative Assembly when he was picked to be the successor of Parrikar.

19 Mar 2019 1:39 PM