RAJYA SABHA ELECTION FOR GOA ON JULY 21
Panaji (Goa): The elections to elect the Rajya Sabha Member of Parliament in Goa would be held on July 21. (more…)READ more..
GPCC TO DECIDE ON CANDIDATES FOR BY_POLLS; CLP DISCUSS NAME OF MONSERRATE & ROY
Panaji (Goa) The Congress Legislative Party (CLP) on Wednesday decided to hand over the responsibility of short listing the candidates for the Panjim and Valpoi by-election to the Goa Pradesh Congress Committee (GPCC). The by-elections for Panjim and Valpoi are due in next three months. BJP has Manohar Parrikar contesting from Panjim and Vishwajit Rane from Valpoi. Leader of Opposition Chandrakant Kavalekar…READ more..
PARRIKAR HELD REVIEW MEETING AHEAD OF AMIT SHAH VISIT
Panaji (Goa): Ahead of BJP National President Amit Shah’s visit to Goa, Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar held a review meeting with the party leaders on the preparedness even as security meeting with the police top bosses is scheduled shortly. Shah will arrive on July 1 on a two day visit, which is a part of the…READ more..
CONGRESS MLAs FROM GOA TO MEET MEIRA KUMARI ON JUNE 30
Panaji (GOA): The Congress MLAs from Goa and Maharashtra would be meeting the UPA led opposition’s Presidential candidate Meira Kumari on June 30 in Mumbai. Leader of Opposition Chandrakant Kavalekar said that all the 16 MLAs from Goa along with the congress legislators of Maharashtra would be meeting Meira Kumari on June 30 in Mumabi. “Meira Kumari is meeting…READ more..
IS IT PARRIKAR V/S MONSERRATE IN PANAJI & VISHWAJIT V/S ROY IN VALPOI??? CONGRESS TO DECIDE TOMORROW
Panaji (GOA): The Congress Legislative Party (CLP) will be meeting on Wednesday to shortlist the candidates for the Panaji and Valpoi by-elections, which are due in next three months. The meeting is going to the first interaction of MLAs with party president Luizinho Faleiro, who in his resignation tendered last week has blamed “some senior leader” for his decision…READ more..
WE KNOW POLITICS IS DIRTY BUT WE PLUNGED INTO IT TO CLEANSE THE SYSTEM: GSM PRESIDENT ANAND SHIRODKAR
PANAJI (GOA): The nine-month-old political party, Goa Suraksha Manch (GSM), that drew a blank out of five constituencies it contested in the 2017 state Assembly polls, claimed it plunged into the ‘muck of politics’ to cleanse the system. “We know politics is dirty but we plunged into it to cleanse the system. Our focus will never be diverted,” GSM president Anand…READ more..
IS SHANTARAM NAIK THE NEXT CONGRESS PRESIDENT IN GOA?
Panaji (Goa): Senior congressman and Rajya Sabha Member of Parliament Shantaram Naik is most likely to be the new Goa Pradesh Congress Committee (GPCC) chief. GPCC president Luizinho Faleiro on Friday wrote to party national president Sonia Gandhi to relieve him from the responsibility. Naik tenure as Rajya Sabha member ends in July. He has been the lone RS member…READ more..
51 CANDIDATES TO FIGHT FOR 16 VP WARDS ON JULY 1
Panaji (GOA): Total 51 candidates are in fray from 16 wards in eleven panchayat for the July 1 by-polls. A women candidate Leticia Miranda from ward III of Betalbatim panchayat is been elected unopposed. On Thursday, total six candidates withdrew from the election battle, leaving 51 in fray. There were 57 candidates, of which one is elected unopposed. The counting…READ more..
CONGRESS TO LAUNCH SIGNATURE CAMAPIGN AGAINST INTOLERANCE & PROTECTION OF SECULARISM
Panaji (Goa): Raising serious concern about the growing intolerance in the country including in Goa, the Goa Pradesh Congress Committee (GPCC) on Thursday will launch a mass signature campaign across the State urging President of India to protect Country’s secularism which is under threat under Narendra Modi led NDA government. GPCC has drafted a memorandum to the President of…READ more..
NEW POLITICAL OUTFIT ‘IOP’ LAUNCHED IN GOA
Panaji (GOA): ‘Indian Oceanic Party’, (IOP) led by former IAS officer, C P Vyas was launched in Goa with the aim to curb corruption. Addressing media persons, Vyas said that formed in 2010, the objective of the party is to empower and strengthen the people of the country. The party main office is in Delhi and it has organizations in 17…READ more..