The Congress in Goa suffered a body blow Wednesday when 10 of its 15 MLAs switched over to the BJP.
13 Jul 2019 8:01 PM
Chandrakant Kavlekar, the former leader of opposition, has sworn in as deputy Chief Minister.
13 Jul 2019 3:30 PM
The swearing-in ceremony of new ministers is scheduled to be held at 3 pm.
13 Jul 2019 2:03 PM
Sawant would induct the new members into his cabinet by dropping three members of ally GFP and an Independent legislator as ministers.
13 Jul 2019 12:41 PM
Sanvorderkar who claims to be working for the party for about two decades now made his resignation public by posting it over social media.
13 Jul 2019 9:44 AM
CM said the three members from coalition partner Goa Forward Party and an Independent MLA Rohan Khaunte would be dropped from the cabinet.
13 Jul 2019 8:19 AM
With 10 MLAs changing the sides, the strength of Congress on the floor of the House has reduced to mere five.
12 Jul 2019 8:24 PM
After the merger of the breakaway Congress MLAs, the BJP's strength in the 40-member assembly has gone up to 27.
12 Jul 2019 5:07 PM
Ten of the 15 Congress MLAs, led by Leader of Opposition Chandrakant Kavlekar, switched sides and joined the BJP on Wednesday.
12 Jul 2019 12:56 PM
Son of Manohar Parrikar said, 'Cong is imploding everywhere, only time will tell where this path takes us as their loyalty is under cloud.'
11 Jul 2019 2:34 PM
Sawant replied to a question about the prospects of dropping any minister from its coalition partners to accommodate newly joined MLAs.
11 Jul 2019 10:02 AM
The BJP with 27 MLAs has become the major political party in the 40-member Goa Legislative Assembly.
10 Jul 2019 9:04 PM
He was held for raping a British woman in a south Goa village last year.
28 Jun 2019 5:48 PM
After his India visit, Pompeo will fly to Japan to attend the G-20 summit with Donald Trump.
26 Jun 2019 9:55 AM
Students of Sanjay Centre for Special Education will have access to such buses.
25 Jun 2019 7:51 PM
'I am going to Kerala in next two to three days. I am not worried about my Kerala visit,' Goa Health Minister Vishwajit Rane said.
10 Jun 2019 5:29 PM
Patnekar was up against Congress' candidate and former Goa chief minister Pratapsingh Rane.
04 Jun 2019 1:01 PM
The post of speaker has been vacant after Pramod Sawant became Goa Chief Minister following the death of Manohar Parrikar.
03 Jun 2019 3:04 PM
The minister's former staffer, Vinod Desai, was booked last year under section 420 of IPC.
02 Jun 2019 3:26 PM
A case was filed against Panaji MLA Atanasio Monserrate of Cong, Mayor Uday Mdakaikarand and former Deputy Mayor Yatin Parekh.
02 Jun 2019 1:27 PM