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Has Churchill Alemao lost his political mojo?


Churchill has lost his political significance. His political opportunism has taken him miles away from being a political leader, either of a group of MLAs or a political party. Nobody trusts him anymore. His joining the NCP was just a survival attempt, says SANDESH PRABHUDESAI. Churchill Alemao, considered to be ...

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Jharkhand BJP vs Church: Party says priests ‘misleading’ tribals, warns ‘keep away’ – Church says BJP wants to drive tribals away


The BJP and Church are involved in open confrontation in Jharkhand over the issue of proposed amendments in the state’s tenancy laws, with the Church accusing the BJP of trying to drive tribals out of the state, and the party saying the Church is trying to keep them poor and ...

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Goa News: No visas for students enrolling at ‘unrecognized’ institutes


PANAJI: The ministry of home affairs (MHA) has decided to stop granting visas to foreign students pursuing short-term courses at unrecognized educational institutes. On an average, Goa receives around 100 foreign students from Middle Eastern countries like Yemen, Egypt, Iran, Iraq, Saudi Arabia, Oman, etc. Currently, there are around 54 ...

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Made in Gujarat: Financier Ketan Dave’s arrest leads to seizure of Rs 4.49 crore in fake notes of Rs 2000 denomination

Gujarat financier’s arrest leads to seizure of Rs 4.49 crore in fake notes

In one of the biggest fake currency seizures witnessed by the country after demonetisation, police recovered counterfeit notes of Rs 2,000 with a face value of over Rs 4.49 crore from two different locations in Rajkot over the last few days. Police officers, who spent an entire night counting the ...

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Congress chief Sonia Gandhi, accompanied by Rahul arrives home after ‘health check up’ abroad

NEW DELHI: Congress president Sonia Gandhi, who was away abroad for a “health check-up” since early March, returned to a politically much-changed India today. Sonia was accompanied by her son Rahul, who flew out of India March 16 to escort her back. The party didn’t officially say where Sonia went ...

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Clear pattern in undermining constitutional and regulatory institutions: Congress spokesperson Rajeev Gowda

New Delhi, March 23: The Congress today alleged a clear pattern had emerged over the past three years that showed the Narendra Modi government was undermining constitutional, regulatory and academic institutions. Citing several instances, including the attempt to bypass scrutiny by the Rajya Sabha and parliamentary committees by taking the ...

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Boycott Jio as Indian Government, Reliance Infocomm Blocks Catholic.Org?


BY FLYNN REMEDIOS: While going through an article in the Times of India today on the Margao Church (Read Here), I typed PRAYER TO THE HOLY SPIRIT. The intention was to share the TOI article along with a prayer to the Holy Spirit on Goa-related groups on Facebook. ALSO READ: Was ...

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Among other cases, UP CM Yogi Adityanath has been allegedly accused of killing a policeman


While the media by and large have glossed over the criminal cases pending against him, the new Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath has been accused of serious charges including killing a policeman. In keeping with contemporary Indian media’s reluctance to tell stories, warts and all, only one TV channel on ...

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Yogi Adityanath effect: Moral Policing begins in UP with the formation of anti-Romeo dals in Police stations


MEERUT: Just two days after Yogi Adityanath took oath as CM of UP, one of the BJP’s oft-repeated promises during its election campaign – formation of anti-Romeo squads “to protect the honour of women” – took off with a great deal of purposefulness in the state. In Meerut on Tuesday, ...

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OMG! Mumbai model offers Rs 50k to person who flings rotten coconut at Vijai Sardesai


Piqued about the fact that Fatorda MLA Vijai Sardesai, leader of the Goa Foward Party and his two MLAs who were elected by the people of Goa, because of their anti BJP stance have now joined the BJP and were crucial in forming the government in Goa, Mumbai-based model and ...

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