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    North-East rejection and Rahul Gandhi

    Yet again the Congress has been outsmarted and out-manoeuvred. It has been pipped to the post of chief ministership in Meghalaya despite its emerging as the single largest party. The story of Manipur and Goa is being repeated all over again. Rushing senior leaders like Ahmad Patel and Kamal Nath to Shillong to ward off just such an eventuality has obviously not paid off. The BJP got but only two seats, but

  • Goa delegation seeks steps to protect iron ore mining sector

    New Delhi : An all-party delegation of ministers and MLAs from Goa, led by Assembly Speaker Pramod Sawant, on Monday submitted a memorandum to Union Transport and Shipping Minister Nitin Gadkari for a Central ordinance or any other appropriate step to override the Supreme Court’s directive on closure of all iron ore mines in the state after March 15.

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    Goa CM Manohar Parrikar to again be shifted to Mumbai hospital

    Panaji: Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar will be shifted to a Mumbai hospital once again and could travel overseas for further treatment, a statement issued by the Chief Minister’s Office (CMO) said on Monday.

  • Goa minining ban yanks down India investment ranking: Report

    Mumbai: India no longer features among the most attractive regions for investment in the mining sector, as a possible fall-out of a mining ban in Goa, says an international report international report.

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    Goa CM Manohar Parrikar hospitalised for dehydration, low blood pressure

    Panaji: Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar was hospitalised late on Sunday, after he complained of dehydration and low blood pressure. In a statement issued here, the Chief Minister’s Office said that Parrikar was admitted to the Goa Medical College near here.

  • Goa Budget 2018: CM Manohar Parrikar presents Rs 17,123 crore budget

    Panaji: Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar today presented in the state assembly a Rs 17,123-crore budget for 2018-19, an increase of 6.84 per cent over the ongoing fiscal, with a stress on education and job creation. Parrikar, who was undergoing treatment at a Mumbai hospital for a pancreatic ailment, returned here this afternoon.

  • Welcome to Goa, but don’t urinate on roads: Parrikar

    Facing criticism on social media for his remarks on girls consuming liquor, Parrikar on Wednesday also claimed that the media twisted his statement, while he had only referred to the “school and college students”.

  • Goa to build 70,000 toilets under Open Defecation Free plan

    Panaji: Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar, while asserting that the state government would provide toilets to all its villages as part of the Open Defecation Free (ODF)scheme, said that villages within wildlife sanctuaries needed to be tackled differently.

  • No need to panic over Goa mining leases cancellation: Manohar Parrikar

    Panaji: After initially refusing to comment on the Supreme Court’s decision to cancel all the 88 mining leases recently renewed by the state government, Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar on Wednesday said there was no cause for panic. Parrikar said a formal statement would be issued by his office in two-three days after studying the order of the apex court which is expected to impact the iron ore mining