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BJP has pushed Goa into financial emergency- Congress

BJP has pushed Goa into financial emergency- Congress

Panaji: Congress party today claimed that the BJP led government has pushed State into a “financial emergency”. “BJP led government needs to be awarded for tripling State’s debt in just seven years of its rule,”…

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Goa Mahila Congress protest against Haryana CM’s ‘dead rat’ remark

Goa Mahila Congress protest against Haryana CM’s ‘dead rat’ remark

Margao: The Goa Pradesh Mahila Congress members on Monday protested in Margao against Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar for his ‘dead’rat’ comment made to Congress President Sonia Gandhi. On Sunday, Manohar Lal Khattar took…

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Congress resolves to ban re-entry of party rebels 

Congress resolves to ban re-entry of party rebels 

Panaji: Congress on Saturday resolved to ban re-entry of all 13 former party MLAs, who deserted it and joined BJP. State congress executive committee met under its President Girish Chodankar this evening. Speaking to reporters…

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Silveira welcomes TCP Board decision on Panaji

Silveira welcomes TCP Board decision on Panaji

Panaji: North Goa Planning and Development Authority (NGPDA) chairman Francis Silveira has welcomed the decision of TCP board to bifurcate Panaji planning area from his jurisdiction and to add it in Greater Panaji Planning and…

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I am ready to sit and drink with Vijai, Sonsodo issue has to be solved: Michael Lobo

I am ready to sit and drink with Vijai, Sonsodo issue has to be solved: Michael Lobo

Panaji: Breaking ice between him and Goa Forward Party Chief Vijai Sardesai, Waste Management Minister Michael Lobo said that he is ready to share a drink with the latter, if he is willing to help…

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My government is stable, some political elements are baffled: CM

My government is stable, some political elements are baffled: CM

Panaji: Chief Minister Pramod Sawant on Tuesday took on Goa Forward Party Chief Vijai Sardesai when he said that his government is stable and some elements are getting baffled after being out of power. Sawant…

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I am Congress loyalist; no question of joining any other party – Pratima Coutinho

I am Congress loyalist; no question of joining any other party – Pratima Coutinho

Panaji: Amidst a post going viral on social media about Mahila Pradesh Congress Committee president Adv Pratima Coutinho joining BJP, the leader has rubbished any such move terming it as “false rumors”. Coutinho and her…

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Congress demands inquiry into bad roads; wants accountability to be fixed

Congress demands inquiry into bad roads; wants accountability to be fixed

Panaji: Congress party in a letter to PWD Minister Deepak Pausakar has demanded to conduct inquiry into the poor road conditions and to fix accountability. Goa Pradesh Congress committee (GPCC) general secretary Adv Yatish Naik…

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Narayan Rane’s son Nitesh joins BJP, to file nomination from Kankavali

Narayan Rane’s son Nitesh joins BJP, to file nomination from Kankavali

Former chief minister Narayan Rane’s son Nitesh Rane, who had resigned as the Congress legislator two days back, on Thursday joined Bharatiya Janata Party. He will file nomination on Friday from the Kankavali assembly constituency…

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CM remembers Ex Dy CM Francis on his birth anniversary 

CM remembers Ex Dy CM Francis on his birth anniversary 

Panaji: Chief Minister Pramod Sawant remembered his former colleague and ex State Deputy CM Francis D’Souza on his birth anniversary today. “Remembering former Dy CM of Goa Adv Francis D’Souza on his birth anniversary. A…