Friday , 26 April 2019

Goa News

CM drums up support for BJP in LS, assembly polls

NT NETWORK Panaji In a bid to drum up support to ensure the wins of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) candidates in Lok Sabha elections and by-elections to three assembly constituencies, Chief Minister Pramod Sawant on Wednesday held a meeting with the cabinet ministers, BJP MLAs besides coalition partners at the assembly complex wherein the strategy of Lok Sabha elections and ... Read More »

6 candidates in poll fray have criminal record

Panaji: Six out of the 28 candidates contesting elections in the state have criminal cases pending against them, the Association of Democratic Rights (ADR) revealed on Tuesday. Please like & share: Read More »

Poders, milkmen will be on cops’ radar ahead of LS polls

Panaji: As 48 hours prior to the day of voting for the Lok Sabha polls is considered to be a crucial period when there is a high possibility of  cash or goodies being distributed to influence voters, the agencies involved in surveillance will step up the checks during this period. Please like & share: Read More »

No truck with MGP at least for 3 yrs: CM

In an interview with The Navhind Times after becoming the Chief Minister, Dr Pramod Sawant talks to Soiru Velip on various topics like BJP’s chances at the Lok Sabha polls and bypolls, mining issue, government stability, alliance partners and relation with Maharashtrawadi Gomantak Party (MGP) Please like & share: Read More »

‘Modi’s presence in Delhi vital for Goa’s development’

Panaji: Stating that reinstituting Narendra Modi in the chair of Prime Minister after the forthcoming Lok Sabha election is important for the development of Goa as well as for the security of the nation, Chief Minister Pramod Sawant on Tuesday said that it is also necessary for the Bharatiya Janata Party to stay in power, in Goa, for the next ... Read More »

New Modi govt at Centre will resolve mining issue: Prabhu

Panaji: Stating that the mining issue in Goa has forced the state to bear the related economic cost as well as social cost, Union Minister for Commerce and Industry Suresh Prabhu on Tuesday said that the new Narendra Modi government, which will come to power after May 23 would be committed to find a legal, administrative or legislative solution to ... Read More »

New political equation leaves Mahadev ‘isolated’ in Shiroda

Panaji: Lack of intensity in the Congress party’s campaign in Shiroda may leave the political fate of its candidate Mahadev Naik hanging in balance, as the oldest national political party is presently focused on winning both the parliamentary seats in Goa with its new friend, the Maharashtrawadi Gomantak Party (MGP). Please like & share: Read More »

Raia priest warned not to repeat hate speech

Panaji: Ajit Roy, the South Goa Collector and the Returning Officer, has warned Raia church parish priest Fr Conceicao D’Silva not to repeat the hate speech, after he tendered an unconditional apology for “hurting sentiments of the general public.”  Please like & share: Read More »

Modi has created new image of India, says Prabhu

Porvorim: Union minister Suresh Prabhu on Tuesday said that absence of mining industry has not only damaged the fiscal health of the state, but also destroyed the fabric of social life of its dependants which has reflected on their daughters’ marriages, child’s education and lifestyle in the mining belt. Please like & share: Read More »