Monday , 20 May 2019

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MLAs should respect party, president: NCP chief

The Intra NCP war is heating up with NCP President José Philip D’ Souza asking for respect from his MLAs and denying that he had called for the dissolution of the Legislative Assembly.He was reacting to NCP MLA Churchill Alemao’s tirade against him where he had said that he would not listen to the local leadership but only to his ... Read More »

Cong moves no-confidence against Speaker

There was no political activity on Friday in the BJP camp either in Delhi or in Goa over the leadership issue.But the opposition Congress has made a tactical move. It has moved no confidence motion against Speaker Pramod Sawant with a 14-day notice. Read More »

Cong appeals for Dharna in Delhi over mining issue

The Congress has wholeheartedly supported the ongoing struggle of mining dependents and has appealed to them to hold a dharna in Delhi when the Lok Sabha session begins.They have also assured the mining dependents to fix an appointment with Rahul Gandhi to find a viable solution.Mining dependents led by trade unionist Puti Gaonkar are sitting on a Dharna in Sankhli. Read More »

RTO gives 30 day deadline for vehicles re registration

The RTO on Friday announced a 30 day window to vehicles plying in Goa and owned by Goan owners but registered outside for lesser taxes.The government has asked them to the register their vehicles from where they were purchased and re register them in Goa. The department warned that they would be prosecuted under the Motor Vehicle act if this ... Read More »

Decision postponed, status quo of Govt may continue

Stalemate over the issue of change in leadership of the coalition government may continue for couple of days, till chief minister Manohar Parrikar is out from the isolation ward of AIIMS hospital in Delhi.There is a possibility that Parrikar may not step down but make some other arrangement to run the day-to-day administration. Read More »

I will do what Pawar tells me, who are these local leaders? Asks Churchill

Nationalist Congress Party’s sole MLA Churchill Alemao has said he would abide by his Delhi high command on the issue of whom to support in the present political situation.The Benaulim strongman has also come down heavily on his local party leaders. Read More »

Repair this road within a week or face rasta roko: Borim panchas

Borim locals and panchas are incensed over the bad state of the Borim – Bythekhol road.They have threatened to come out on the streets and agitate if these roads are not repaired within a week. Local panchas say that these potholes are the cause of accidents.Till date nothing major has happened in terms of fatalities. Read More »

Mapusa residents stage protest over erratic water supply

Right in the midst of Chovoth festivities, residents of Mapusa have not been receiving water for the past several days.On Tuesday they blocked the traffic outside the PWD office for half an hour. They later took a morcha to the office of the assistant engineer Belgaokar. Read More »

6 Cong MLAs to join BJP, claims Tendulkar, Digambar dismisses the claim

Bharatiya Janata Party’s state president Vinay Tendulkar has thrown a bomb. He claims that almost five to six MLAs of the Congress are willing to cross over and join the BJP or Goa Forward.He also admits that Congress camp is trying to poach the MLAs of the ruling coalition.But Congress leader and former Chief Minister Digambar Kamat has flatly denied ... Read More »

BJP-Cong battle over number game, Cong says it’s minority Govt

The ruling Bharatiya Janata Party as well as the opposition Congress has started battling over the number game. The BJP claims it has numbers to continue ruling.But the Congress claims that the government is reduced to minority. In fact the Congress has thrown an open challenge to the ruling coalition to prove it on the floor of the House. Read More »