Monday 20 May 2024

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Politics | Lok Sabha 14

SC requested to utilise ore auction money for mining dependents

Goa government in its submission before the Supreme Court has sought the permission to invest back the money recovered from e-auctioning of the illegally extracted or confiscated ore, which is currently laying unclaimed at various ... READ

Dissidence within BJP will make Cong win: John

Congress in Goa today claimed that voters who have suffered in 'silence' under the BJP rule in the state will bring them victory in the two Lok Sabha seats, which go to polls on April ... READ

John seeks pardon for mistakes of Cong

"I began by owning the mistakes of the Congress and sought pardon from the Goan people and promised that we will not repeat the mistakes. That has given the confidence to people to come back ... READ

'Selfish' Goa BJP opposes Parrikar in Modi Govt

Claiming to be "selfish", Goa's Deputy Chief Minister Francis D'Souza said here on Wednesday that he was against Manohar Parrikar moving to the Centre, if Narendra Modi forms a Cabinet after the Lok Sabha polls. ... READ

Modi should come clean on marital status: Cong

Congress MP from Goa Shantaram Naik today said that Narendra Modi should come clear on his marital status while filing his nomination in the Lok Sabha elections. READ

Church, Cong & BJP spreading hatred: CPI

The Communist Party of India (CPI) accused the BJP, Congress and local Catholic church, of sowing seeds of communal hatred by using terms like "secular" in the run-up to parliamentary polls. READ

Weeding out drugs? Not aware! - Ravi

In an embarrassment to the Congress party, its North Goa candidate Ravi Naik on Tuesday said he has no knowledge about the party manifesto for the Lok Sabha elections that promises to eradicate drugs from ... READ

Sonia confirmed victory, cancelled rally: Cong

Congress president Sonia Gandhi cancelled her public meeting scheduled today in Goa after she realised that the party is sure to win both the Lok Sabha seats in the state, a senior party leader claimed ... READ

Mopa not required for 8 decades: Cong

In a complete reversal from its earlier stand, the Congress today said the proposal for the new international airport at Mopa can wait, as the current facility at Dabolim is adequate enough for the next ... READ

Will Parrikar's Saxtti army pass the litmus test?

More than the Bharatiya Janata Party, it is a litmus test for all the Salcete MLAs supporting the BJP as well as those independents (advantage BJP), contesting in the South Goa Lok Sabha poll. READ

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