Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar made a surprise visit to the police headquarters
Police chief Dr Muktesh Chander and his subordinates were astonished when Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar made a surprise visit to the police headquarters in Panaji today. Clad in blue half sleeve shirt and black trousers, Parrikar first took a round of the Panaji police station located in the same campus and subsequently inspected the functioning of the State control room,…READ more..
Parrikar led govt is unholy bundle of contradictions: AAP
The recent divergent statements made by cabinet ministers proves that the Manohar Parrikar coalition government is an unholy bundle of contradictions, only bothered to hold on to power for corrupt designs. AAP State Convenor Elvis Gomes said, the coalition partners and BJP are at loggerheads even on issues directly affecting the day-to-day lives of the Goan people such as beef…READ more..
Parrikar to lift ban on new recruitment
Team TNV The Manohar Parrikar led coalition government is all set to lift the six month old recruitment ban in government as well as government-aided departments, imposed by his predecessor, by this month end. In the first phase recruitments ban in educational institutions, of doctors, nurses, laboratory technicians will be lifted next week. Just ahead of 2017 polls, the then Laxmikant…READ more..
Common minimum program by next week; Ban on government recruitment to be lifted: Parrikar
The coalition government will come out with its common minimum program by next week, said CM Manohar Parrikar. After the opposition’s criticism over the issue of government’s common minimum program, Parrikar while speaking to the media persons after the swearing in ceremony of former Valpoi MLA Vishwajeet Rane and Dabolim MLA Mauvin Godinho, said, the common minimum program would be…READ more..
Vishwajit, Mauvin inducted in Parrikar-led Cabinet
Team TNV Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar today inducted legislator Mauvin Godinho and former MLA Vishwajit Rane into the Cabinet, taking the tally of ministers to eleven. Governor Mridula Sinha today gave oath of secrecy to Godinho and Rane, both former ministers in Congress led Cabinets. Sources stated that both the minister would be given portfolios on Monday. Rane had recently quit Congress party…READ more..
We have taken a tough decision, we will stand by it: Rohan Khaunte
Team TNV Q. You were a Congress backed candidate, how did you come to be in a BJP government? I was not a Congress backed candidate. There was no Congress leader who came for my campaign in the constituency. They had extended support and we had welcomed it. But priorities then were different. When your house is not in order you…READ more..
I am open for all options including fighting on BJP ticket: Vishwajit Rane
Q. What is the reason behind you suddenly quitting the party? I was not interested in continuing with such a party which is full of people who had made mockery of the mandate given by people to us. It took so much time for the party to decide just the Congress Legislature party leader. Digvijaya Singh who had come from…READ more..
Vijai Sardesai has ditched the people of Goa by going against the mandate: Girish Sardesai
TNV Spoke to Girish Chodankar, the General Secretary of the GPCC, to know his view on the series of political events in the state post poll results. What went wrong between Congress and Goa Forward? Everyone in the Congress wanted this alliance to happen. This is because the ideologies of both the…READ more..
We want to see commitment of BJP towards Goa: Vijai Sardesai
Team TNV Q: How do you justify your decision to go against your earlier stand which was anti-BJP? Goa Forward got the mandate because of its slogan which was about Goenkarponn. We did not want to waste this mandate. And we wanted to take forward our agenda with this mandate. We needed to…READ more..
DIAGNOSING PHENOMENON CALLED MANOHAR PARRIKAR
TEAM TNV This is the fourth time that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has formed the government in Goa and it’s no surprise that all the stints were under Manohar Parrikar – who has proved himself to be the saffron party’s best bet in this small state. Except in 2012, when it…READ more..