Ajgaonkar is now the second deputy chief minister along with Goa Forward Party (GFP) leader and state minister Vijai Sardesai.
28 Mar 2019 3:12 PM
On Wednesday, Dhavalikar was dropped from the Goa cabinet, about a week after being sworn-in to the post.
28 Mar 2019 12:29 PM
Pauskar took oath as a Goa cabinet minister in the presence of state Chief Minister Pramod Sawant and Governor Mridula Sinha.
28 Mar 2019 10:57 AM
Dhavalikar, the lone MGP MLA who did not break away from the party, hit back, terming the development as “dacoity by chowkidars”.
28 Mar 2019 1:27 AM
CM Pramod Sawant recommended the sacking of Dhavalikar from the cabinet, which was accepted by Governor Mridula Sinha.
27 Mar 2019 2:09 PM
'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
The Congress has sharply reacted to the merger.
27 Mar 2019 8:46 AM
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
We brought it to the notice of both these organisations Saturday," a government official said.
24 Mar 2019 1:52 PM
Goa ministry has taken strong note of some activities carried out in the Kala Academy premises.
24 Mar 2019 1:43 PM
Parrikar, 63, died on Sunday after a year-long battle with a pancreatic ailment.
22 Mar 2019 6:56 PM
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
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
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
The political crisis had erupted in the state after chief minister Manohar Parrikar passed away on Sunday evening.
19 Mar 2019 2:02 AM
Parrikar, 63, who died Sunday after battling pancreatic cancer, was cremated with state honours here Monday evening.
18 Mar 2019 8:07 PM
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
'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, 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
Lobo said BJP MLAs have suggested the names of Vishwajit Rane and Pramod Sawant for the post.
18 Mar 2019 8:58 AM