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Former Goa CM Digambar Kamat summoned on April 18 by SIT in connection with illegal mining case

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Digambar Kamat, former chief minister of Goa, has been summoned for questioning by a Special Investigation Team looking into an illegal mining case that dates back to his tenure as the head of the state, PTI reported on Sunday. The senior Congress leader has been asked to appear before the ...

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Sharad Pawar supports Goa NCP MLA Churchill Alemao, hits out at Congress for failing to form govt

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KOCHI: NCP chief Sharad Pawar today lashed out at the Congress for “failing” to form a government in Goa, saying his party MLA voted for the BJP in the trust vote as “action” was missing from the Congress leadership to form a government there. He said it was possible for ...

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GCAF suspects foul play and murder, demands autopsy on Bismarque Dias body should be done outside Goa

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10th Nov 15: The Ponda-based social forum Goa Citizens Action Forum or GCAF has demanded that an autopsy or post-mortem on the mortal remains of social activist and former priest Bismarque Dias should be done outside Goa. Spokesperson for the GCAF Adv Rajneesh Shirodkar has questioned the contradictory opinions of ...

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Sting Operation Reveals Two Bureaucrats and Four Ministers got almost Rs 5 crore in one year to go slow on illegal Casino activity

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3rd September 2015: Data, documents and other information obtained through an undercover sting operation conducted by three IndiaNewsNetwork.IN reporters in Goa over the last two weeks, shows that about two top Bureaucrats and a minimum of four Goa MLAs and Ministers are on the regular payroll of the Casino lobby ...

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Bombay HC orders Goa Crime Branch to register an FIR in activist-priest Fr Bismarque Dias’ mysterious death, report every 3 months

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In a major victory for activists in Goa fighting for Justice for Fr Bismarque Dias – the Catholic priest turned activist who took on the land mafia, the Bombay High Court bench in Panaji on Tuesday directed the Crime Branch of Goa Police to file an FIR in connection with ...

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Rs 2500 ‘gift’ to Congress workers in Valpoi – to ‘support’ Vishwajit Rane and join BJP?

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Certain congress workers in Valpoi have alleged that supporters and dalals of Vishwajit Rane were offering Rs 2500 per person or per signature to “support” the former Congress MLA and shift their loyalties to the BJP. According to earlier media reports, Block Congress committee members from Valpoi in North Goa ...

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If EVMs were not hacked, why did the EC hastily transfer District Magistrate Ilayaraja T and Bhind SP Anil Singh Kushwaha?

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The undue haste and alacrity with which the Election Commission of India transferred Ilayaraja T, the District Magistrate and Anil Singh Kushwaha, the Superintendent of Police of Bhind in Madhya Pradesh has raised more questions than answers. The transfers were ordered the day after a demonstration of Electronic Voting Machine ...

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Congress has strong base in Valpoi, people will teach Vishwajit Rane a lesson: Girish Chodankar

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All India Congress Committee (AICC) Secretary Girish Chodankar today said the Congress party had a strong base in Valpoi constituency and was all set to defeat Vishwajit Rane, former party MLA from the constituency, in the upcoming by-election. In a statement here today, Mr Chodankar said, ”The party has large ...

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Refusing to sing Vande Mataram a sign of narrow mindedness and a matter of concern: Yogi Adityanath

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Amid the row over ‘Vande Mataram’, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Saturday hit out at those refusing to sing the national song saying it reflected their “narrow mindedness”. “Some people are saying that we will not sing Vande Matram… we want this country to move ahead in the ...

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Yogi Adityanath introduces English from nursery level in schools, delivers tough message to RSS fringe groups

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Yogi Adityanath does not cease to surprise. Just when everyone thought under him the BJP would aggressively pursue the Sangh agenda in Uttar Pradesh, the chief minister has delivered a mighty blow to the latter by introducing English from the nursery level. The antipathy of the Sangh for English is ...

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