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Week after being sworn-in, Goa Dy CM Dhavalikar dropped from cabinet

CM Pramod Sawant recommended the sacking of Dhavalikar from the cabinet, which was accepted by Governor Mridula Sinha.

27 Mar 2019 2:09 PM

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

Goa BJP's stength increases to 14 after 2 ally lawmakers join party

The Congress has sharply reacted to the merger.

27 Mar 2019 8:46 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

Fake Twitter, FB accounts pop up after Pramod Sawant takes over as CM

We brought it to the notice of both these organisations Saturday," a government official said.

24 Mar 2019 1:52 PM

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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 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

At 2 am oath ceremony, Pramod Sawant takes over as Goa CM

The new government was sworn-in with support of 20 MLAs, including 11 from BJP and three each from GFP, MGP and Independents.

19 Mar 2019 8:09 AM

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Pramod Sawant named new Goa CM, 2 deputy CMs likely

The political crisis had erupted in the state after chief minister Manohar Parrikar passed away on Sunday evening.

19 Mar 2019 2:02 AM

Pramod Sawant to be new Goa CM; allies manage to get 2 Dy CM's posts

Parrikar, 63, who died Sunday after battling pancreatic cancer, was cremated with state honours here Monday evening.

18 Mar 2019 8:07 PM

Cong MLAs meet Goa Governor, stake claim to form govt

The opposition party had earlier written to Sinha, staking claim to form the government on Friday and then again on Sunday.

18 Mar 2019 2:27 PM

Clarity on Goa's new chief minister soon, no names yet: State BJP chief

'The decision on chief ministerial candidate is yet to be taken. But the picture will be clear by 2 pm,' Tendulkar said.

18 Mar 2019 1:23 PM

Congress writes Goa Governor to formally stake claim to form govt

Congress, the single largest opposition party in Goa assembly, wrote to Governor Mridula Sinha, the second time in 48 hours.

18 Mar 2019 10:14 AM

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After Parrikar's demise, BJP yet to reach a consensus on next Goa CM

Lobo said BJP MLAs have suggested the names of Vishwajit Rane and Pramod Sawant for the post.

18 Mar 2019 8:58 AM

Manohar Parrikar: IITian who engineered BJP’s rise in Goa

Parrikar entered electoral politics in 1994 when he won on a BJP ticket from Panaji constituency.

18 Mar 2019 2:19 AM

Condolences pour in from all quarters over sad demise of Manohar Parrikar

Home Minister Rajnath Singh recalled the honesty and integrity of the late Goa CM while expressing his condolence.

17 Mar 2019 9:43 PM

Goa CM Parrikar after battling pancreatic ailment, dies at 63

He had undergone treatment in the United States as well as Delhi.

17 Mar 2019 9:41 PM

Goa CM Manohar Parrikar's passes away at his Panaji home

After the Modi-led Cabinet was sworn at the Centre, Parrikar was offered a ministerial berth in November 2014.

17 Mar 2019 8:45 PM

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