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AICC Secretary Girish Chodankar questions Parrikar, Sardesai’s silence on Sadhvi’s communal speeches

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All India Congress Committee Secretary Girish Chodankar has questioned the Golden silence of Manohar Parrikar-led and Vijai Sardesai-participated Goa State government over the hate speeches being delivered in the name of All India Hindu Convention which is currently underway at Ramnathi. The statements provoking communal hatred are made during the ...

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Hindu Rashtra Conclave in Goa calls for violence against “Secular Hindus”, beef eaters, IACC demands strict legal action against organizers for instigating communal violence

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The India Against Corruption & Communalism (IACC) Forum has called for strict and immediate action against groups and elements instigating and fomenting communal trouble and violence in Goa. According to a report in The Hindu, Sadhvi Saraswati was on fire at the “Hindu Rashtra” conclave, which is currently underway in Goa. ...

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Goa CM Manohar Parrikar interested in contesting from Panaji

The BJP on Wednesday said it was holding “discussions” with two of its legislators in Goa as the party wants a vacant seat for the chief minister Manohar Parrikar who needs to get elected to the state Legislative Assembly. “Discussions are going on with Curchorem MLA Nilesh Cabral and also ...

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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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Goa’s Tourism Economy could be very hard hit this season, as European, Russian Tourist arrivals to fall in 2017

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Thanks to the war in Syria and the almost direct confrontation of the USA with Russia, the Tourism economy in Goa is likely to be really hard hit in the coming tourist seasons of 2017-18, as foreign tourist arrivals during the monsoon season will decline to almost zero. To add ...

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Goa’s Tourism Economy could be very hard hit this season, as Russian Tourist arrivals to fall in 2017 thanks to Syria

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Thanks to the war in Syria and the almost direct confrontation of the USA with Russia, the Tourism economy in Goa is likely to be really hard hit in the coming tourist seasons of 2017-18, as foreign tourist arrivals during the monsoon season will decline to almost zero. To add ...

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Goa: AAP leader Ashish Kanekar joins Congress ahead of Valpoi by-poll

Ashish Kanekar, who was the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) candidate in Valpoi for the February 4 polls, joined Congress on Saturday and is likely to be fielded against Congress rebel and now BJP member Vishwajit Rane in the upcoming by-poll. Rane, who resigned as MLA and from the Congress hours ...

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

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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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