NEW CONGRESS PRESIDENT IN NEXT TEN DAYS- SAYS CHELLAKUMAR
By our Special Correspondent Panaji (Goa) Goa desk in-charge and AICC secretary Dr Chellakumar today said that the new State congress president will be announced in next ten days. AICC secretary Girish Chodankar is currently leading the race as his candidature seems to be fully backed by AICC, which is the final deciding…READ more..
GOA: MGP WILL GO ALONE IN PONDA MUNICIPAL COUNCIL POLLS: LAVU MAMLATDAR
By Our Chief Reporter Panaji (Goa): Senior Maharashtrawadi Gomantak Party (MGP) leader Lavu Mamlatdar has strongly opposed any move to forge alliance with BJP during upcoming municipal election on April 29. MGP President Deepak Dhavalikar had reportedly expressed the possibility of having an alliance with BJP for the Ponda Municipal Council election. The last election was…READ more..
GOA: DID THE ORDER OF LATHI CHARGE AGAINST THE MINING DEPENDENTS COME FROM NEW YORK ?: QUESTIONS SHANTARAM NAIK
Panaji (Goa ) Shantaram Naik ex- MP and President of Goa Pradesh Congress Committee in a statement issued by him, has strongly condemned the police lathi charge against agitators against the mining closure affected persons. Naik said he wanted to know whether the lathi charge orders were issued from New York. Otherwise let the minister who has…READ more..
GOA: PARRIKAR’S HEALTH DELAYED SOLUTION FOR MINING CRISIS: BJP
Panaji (Goa) Bharatiya Janata party today conceded that due to suddenly developed health issues of chief minister Manohar Parrikar, there was a delay in working out solution for the crisis that were hovering on the mining industry in the State after Supreme Court order. Senior BJP leaders including party Goa unit president Vinay Tendulkar and…READ more..
GOA: GOOD NEWS IS THAT MANOHAR PARRIKAR IS RECOVERING, WILL BE IN INDIA NEXT MONTH
Panaji (Goa) Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar is likely to return to India in the second week of April from the USA where he is currently taking the treatment for his pancreatic disease, official sources stated. Parrikar had left for the Mumbai in the first week of March from where he went to the USA for his further treatment. “Parrikar is responding…READ more..
GOA: BJP SAYS, NO LEADERSHIP CHANGE DUE TO PARRIKAR’S ABSENCE
Panaji (Goa) Even while ruling out any leadership change in absence of chief minister Manohar Parrikar, the BJP has said that in case it happens, it will remain with the party and not allies. The issue of chief minister Manohar Parrikar absence from the State due to health reasons was discussed during BJP meeting in…READ more..
GOA: NUVEM AAP UNIT CRITICIZES EX-MLA PACHECO
NUVEM The AAP unit of Nuvem has strongly condemned the display of arrogance and unlawful attitude of Nuvem’s ex-MLA and former tourism minister Mickey Pacheco. In a statement issued here, Nuvem unit coordinator Ramiro Mascarenhas while referring to the viral video of highhandedness of the ex MLA, further said that this is yet another example of the low regard that many…READ more..
GOA: BJP HELD MEETING AHEAD OF GADKARI VISIT
Panaji (Goa) With only three days left for Union shipping minister Nitin Gadkari to arrive in Goa, the BJP today held meeting to discuss the crucial mining issue. BJP National Secretary B L Santhosh chaired the meeting which was attended by majority of the legislators and office bearers at party office. There was a…READ more..
GOA: AAP LEADERS JOIN SENA IN GOA
PANAJI (GOA) AAP leaders and 2017 assembly candidate for Sanquelim constituency Milind Gawas and Bicholim constituency Sainath Patekar joined Shiv Sena in the presence of Goa Observer MP Sanjay Raut at Sena Bhavan, Dadar, Mumbai on Friday. Goa Sampark Pramukh Jeevan Kamat and Goa President Jitesh Kamat were prominently present. Strengthening of Party base in Goa is at a fast pace….READ more..
GOA: EX-PERNEM ZP CHAIRMAN PARAB SNUBS ARLEKAR FOR CRITICIZING AJGAONKAR; SAYS ARLEKAR FAILED TO DO WHAT AJGAONKAR IS DOING FOR PERNEMKARS
PANAJI Lashing at former Pernem MLA, Rajendra Arlekar, for his statements against Minister for Tourism and Sports, Mr. Manohar (Babu) Ajgoankar, the former Zilla Parishad Chairman of Pernem, Mr. Pandurang Parab said, “Mr. Ajgaonkar’s move to agitate at Mopa was in the interest of the locals to provide them employment opportunities and was a fruitful exercise.” In a statement issued today,…READ more..