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


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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Goa Govt mulling beef ban, to decide within three weeks, says former minister Ramesh Tawadkar


According to sources, some sections within the newly-formed Goa government are for a partial beef ban in the state. There have been hushed discussions among hardliners and rightists for at least a partial beef ban on the lines of UP and Maharashtra. However, Goa CM Manohar Parrikar has brushed off ...

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‘If they kill one Hindu, we will kill a 100 Muslims’: how can this man Yogi Adityanath lead India’s biggest state?


BY Amrit Dhillon – THE SYDNEY MORNING HERALD | New Delhi: What an epic betrayal. After three years of talking about “development for all Indians” irrespective of religion, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has appointed a Muslim-baiting and Muslim-hating Hindu priest, Yogi Adityanath, as chief minister of Uttar Pradesh, the most populous state ...

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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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BJP govt in Goa will collapse soon: Shiv Sena


Describing the ruling alliance in Goa, led by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), and comprising two regional parties Goa Forward Party and the Maharashtrawadi Gomantak Party and two Independent legislators, as a “corrupt nexus,” Shiv Sena national spokesperson Sanjay Raut on Monday predicted that this government will collapse soon. “Manohar ...

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Digvijaya came to Goa for ‘luxury, not work’: Parrikar post floor test win


Panaji: Soon after the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) emerged successful in the crucial floor test with the support of 22 legislators, Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar on Thursday trained his guns on Congress general secretary Digvijaya Singh and said that the latter had come to the coastal state for luxury and ...

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BJP spent Rs 1,000 crore to lure Goa MLAs, says Congress, Vijai paid Rs 10 crore CASH


PANAJI: The Congress on Wednesday claimed that Rs 1,000 crore had been spent on horse-trading and luring non-Congress legislators by the BJP to form a coalition government in Goa earlier this week. A Goa Congress leader said Vijai Sardesai was paid Rs 10 crore in cash on the spot, to ...

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Goa Governor Mridula Sinha must immediately resign, she has lost the confidence of the people and is acting like a paid agent of BJP, says social activist Flynn Remedios


Social activist and senior journalist Flynn Remedios, today called for the immediate resignation of the Goa Governor, stating that the office of the Governor has been disgraced and the Governor of Goa Mridula Sinha has lost the confidence of the people. “The Governor must read posts on various Goa-centric groups ...

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Dear BJP Stop Chasing Goa Forward Party, Vijai Sardesai Will Not Support U-Turn Party


Social Media today and particularly Facebook was agog with posts on how Goa Forward Party (GFP) boss-man Vijai Sardesai was leaning towards the BJP and with rumours flying fast and thick that both the GFP and the MGP were supporting the BJP, the party was all set to form the ...

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Goa Elections 2017: How Congress edged out BJP and blanked out AAP

The Congress and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) were going neck and neck in Goa as this article was being written. Any party could make the government in Goa, given how fickle Goa MLAs are and how quickly they change parties. The 40-member state enjoyed political stability over the last ...

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