For Pramod Sawant, today would be his first political test as the BJP takes the trust vote to prove its majority.
The negotiations started on Sunday night, minutes after the death of former CM Manohar Parrikar with the action centred at Sardesai’s residence where the GFP and independents were in a huddle.
Goa CM drops Dy CM after 2 MGP MLAs break away from party
Dhavalikar was the lone MGP MLA who did not break away from the party.
How Congress lost the Goa game, again
Congress has 14 MLAs, but could take only three to the governor. BJP produced names of all MLAs support...
Goa chief minister confident of winning floor test
Sawant says BJP has met all terms and conditions and will deliver a stable government for the next three years.
New BJP-led government in Goa to face floor test Wednesday; CM confident of victory
The Congress, which is the single largest party with 14 MLAs, had also staked claim to form the government. There is also an NCP legislator in the House.
BJP's Pramod Sawant elected Speaker of Goa Assembly
Parrikar congratulated Sawant on being elected as the Speaker and said he is an experienced legislator who has actively participated in various debates in the House.
Manohar Parrikar memorial foundation stone to be laid on Dec 13
To be performed at the Miramar beach located in the state capital.
Karnataka, Goa CMs should talk to resolve Mahadayi dispute: Pralhad Joshi
Karnataka and Goa have been locked in a bitter battle over sharing of water of the Mahadayi river, which originates at Belagavi in the southern state.
Proud of ISRO's hard work: Chief Ministers
Chief Ministers from across the country on Saturday expressed their pride in the Indian Space Research Organisation's (ISRO) stride towards the Moon, despite the Vikram lander's setback.
Louis Berger bribery case figures in Goa House; BJP corners Congress
Members in Goa Assembly targeted Congress over the Louis Berger bribery scam, which allegedly involves a former minister of the party.
ET Analysis: Indian CM level delegation to Russia breaks ground as states turn entrepreneurs
This was the maiden occasion that a CM-level delegation led by a Central Indian Minister pitched for Indian investments abroad.
5 CMs head to Russian Far East as India balances China in region
The visit will set the stage for some big ticket investment announcements by Prime Minister Narendra Modi when he visits Vladivostok in early September.
Cabinet rejig: Goa Dy Speaker Michael Lobo resigns from post
Lobo submitted his resignation to Speaker Rajesh Patnekar at noon.
Four new ministers inducted in Goa cabinet
The Congress rebels had joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Wednesday. Kavlekar, a former leader of opposition, is tipped to be the deputy Chief Minister.
Congress caught off guard in Goa as 10 of 15 MLAs merge with BJP
The MLAs include leader of opposition Chandrakant Kavlekar.
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