Sunday 21 July 2024

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Politics | Toppling Games

Luizinho new GPCC chief, John ousted in 10 months

Luizinho Faleiro, former chief minister of Goa, has been appointed a new chief of Goa Pradesh Congress Committee, bringing hardly 10-month tenure of John Fernandes. READ

SC refuses to accept MHA order on Caitu's Portuguese citizenship

Benaulim MLA Caitan alias Caitu Silva received a shot in the arms today as the Supreme Court refused to accept the order of the union home ministry, declaring him a Portuguese citizen. READ

Political parties battle over Caitu's Portuguese citizenship

Political parties in Goa have already started battling over Benaulim MLA Caitan alias Caitu Silva’s Portuguese citizenship while it is still not known whether and when he would be disqualified. READ

Caitu is Portuguese, not Indian citizen, states union home ministry

The union home ministry has passed an order that Goa Vikas Party’s Benaulim MLA Caitan Silva is not an Indian citizen, but a Portuguese citizen. READ

Rane will be active, not replaced: Chella

The Congress leadership today assured that opposition leader Pratapsing Rane will be active in the Assembly, while dismissing the possibility of replacing him as the CLP leader. READ

Babush revolts against Rane in 'Cong-9'

Old habits die hard. Members of the opposition Congress, having only nine members in the 40-member House, have revolted against its leader – opposition leader Pratapsing Rane. READ

I want cabinet berth, but not by toppling: Wagh

St Andre MLA Vishnu Wagh admitted that he wants a cabinet berth in the BJP-led government, but denies vehemently that he is involved in any kind of toppling game to seek the ministerial berth. READ

High command won't support defectors: Cong

Goa’s Congress observer Digvijay Singh has told the party workers that the high command does not support any defection activity to destabilise the existing BJP-led coalition government. READ

Don't involve Ranes in toppling game: Vishwajeet

Congress MLA Vishwajeet Rane has clarified that neither he nor his father – opposition leader Pratapsing Rane – are aware of any attempts to topple the BJP-led government. READ

Not interested in forming alternate Govt: Cong

The opposition Congress has amply clarified that it is not interested in toppling the BJP-led government and forming an alternative. READ

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Toppling Games

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Lok Sabha '98

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Lok Sabha '99

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Assembly '02

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Assembly '07

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