Congress sends Chellakumar to take stock of situation in Goa
Chellakumar, All India Congress Committee secretary and the opposition party's Goa in-charge, dubbed Wednesday's political development in Goa "murder of democracy by the BJP".
Goa CM allots additional portfolios to ministers; keeps home
The distribution of additional portfolios was due since mid-March when Sawant to...
Goa Congress “hopes and prays” it is not losing more MLAs to BJP
A few Congress MLAs are believed to be complaining about being unable to ful...
BJP, Congress candidates file nomination for Goa Speaker post
While the ruling BJP-led coalition alliance has fielded BJP MLA from Bicholim Rajesh Patnekar, the Congress has nominated former Speaker and former Chief Minister Pratapsingh Rane.
Will retain allies, says Goa CM as BJP becomes largest party
Acting Speaker Michael Lobo administered the oath to the MLAs--three from the BJP and one from the Congress.
Goa ministers congratulate Modi, his team on taking oath
They also congratulated BJP Member of Parliament from North Goa Shripad Naik over his induction in the second Modi Cabinet, saying it was a proud moment for the coastal state.
Goa: 2 MGP MLAs break away from party, merge legislative wing with BJP
Decision to split the legislature party and merge it with the BJP was taken "in the interest of the people", MLA said.
New CM to be sworn in Monday: Goa BJP chief
Hectic political activities are on in the coastal state to select the new chief minister after the death of chief minister Manohar Parrikar Sunday.
Nitin Gadkari holds talks with BJP, MGP leaders to select new Goa CM
The BJP-led coalition in Goa began discussions on Sunday night to find a new leader to replace Parrikar, who had died earlier in the evening.
Goa BJP MLAs, core committee meet, discuss Parrikar's health
The health of Parrikar, who is suffering from a pancreatic ailment, had deteriorated earlier in the day.
Manoeuvres by Amit Shah, Nitin Gadkari helped BJP retain power in Goa
The sources said the BJP expected a crisis in Parrikar's absence, as the alliance was formed (in 2017) only on the plank of supporting the late leader become the CM.
Ailing Manohar Parrikar presents Goa budget, says he's high on 'josh'
Parrikar, who is suffering from pancreatic ailment, presented a revenue surplus state budget sitting on his chair in the state Assembly, with a tube inserted through his nose.
Ailing Goa CM Manohar Parrikar to attend entire 3-day session of Assembly
Parrikar, who has been suffering from a pancreatic ailment, was admitted to hospitals in Goa, Mumbai, Delhi and America last year.
Congress will form govt in Goa after state bypolls, claims state party chief Girish Chodankar
He said his party was in touch with five MLAs from the Manohar Parrikar-led coalition, whose support the Congress will take to form government once they pull out of the ruling dispensation.
Goa govt ally MGP accuses BJP of 'horse-trading'
MGP leader Satyawan Palkar alleged that three of BJP’s members, including the CM, were terminally ill & the ruling party has lured the Congress MLAs to switch sides recently to avoid losing a floor test.
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