'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
Parrikar entered electoral politics in 1994 when he won on a BJP ticket from Panaji constituency.
18 Mar 2019 2:19 AM
Home Minister Rajnath Singh recalled the honesty and integrity of the late Goa CM while expressing his condolence.
17 Mar 2019 9:43 PM
He had undergone treatment in the United States as well as Delhi.
17 Mar 2019 9:41 PM
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
Deputy Speaker and BJP MLA Michael Lobo had also stated Parrikar was
17 Mar 2019 7:34 PM