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Goa CM Pramod Sawant says swearing-in of new cabinet ministers at 3 pm; three ex-Congress MLAs to be included
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Goa CM Pramod Sawant says swearing-in of new cabinet ministers at 3 pm; three ex-Congress MLAs to be included

Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant said late on Friday night that he would reshuffle the cabinet on Saturday replacing four ministers and the swearing-in ceremony would be held at 3 pm

Goa CM Pramod Sawant and 10 ex-Congress MLAs who switched to BJP, set to meet Amit Shah in Delhi
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Goa CM Pramod Sawant and 10 ex-Congress MLAs who switched to BJP, set to meet Amit Shah in Delhi

Goa chief minister Pramod Sawant along with 10 Congress MLAs, who have switched to the saffron party, will on Thursday meet BJP President Amit Shah in New Delhi.

Goa rape case: Congress-BJP bicker over disappearance of woman who accused INC's Atanasio Monserratte of sexual assault
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Goa rape case: Congress-BJP bicker over disappearance of woman who accused INC's Atanasio Monserratte of sexual assault

The BJP and Congress Tuesday sparred over the disappearance of a woman who had accused Congress' Panaji bypoll candidate Atanasio Monserratte of rape in 2016.

GSM leader Subhash Velingkar hits out at BJP for not mentioning Mandovi river casinos in run-up to Panaji Assembly bypoll
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GSM leader Subhash Velingkar hits out at BJP for not mentioning Mandovi river casinos in run-up to Panaji Assembly bypoll

The GSM, mentored by former Goa RSS chief Subhash Velingkar, has opposed the offshore casinos in Mandovi river and has asked that they be shifted from the river to deep in the Arabian Sea

Manohar Parrikar's son, Utpal and former MLA Siddharth Kunkolienkar shortlisted by BJP to contest upcoming Panaji bypoll
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Manohar Parrikar's son, Utpal and former MLA Siddharth Kunkolienkar shortlisted by BJP to contest upcoming Panaji bypoll

Utpal Parrikar, 38, who has done a Masters degree course from the US and is presently into business, earlier said he would be ready to take any responsibility given to him by the BJP

Manohar Parrikar to contest Panaji bypoll, says Goa BJP chief Vinay Tendulkar
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Manohar Parrikar to contest Panaji bypoll, says Goa BJP chief Vinay Tendulkar

Goa chief minister Manohar Parrikar will contest the Panaji by-election scheduled on 23 August, state unit BJP president Vinay Tendulkar said on Thursday, hours after the Election Commission announced the poll schedule.

Let's be clear: Prohibition is more about women's votes than their security
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Let's be clear: Prohibition is more about women's votes than their security

Prohibition is not the best way to serve gender justice. But it has become a convenient tool for mobilising the emerging constituency of women voters.

Goa minor rape case: Accused MLA Atanasio Monserratte gets bail
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Goa minor rape case: Accused MLA Atanasio Monserratte gets bail

Goa legislator Atanasio Monserratte, who was arrested for allegedly buying and raping a minor girl, has been granted bail by a local court on Wednesday.

Rape accused Goa MLA Atanasio Monserratte subjected to psychiatric test
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Rape accused Goa MLA Atanasio Monserratte subjected to psychiatric test

Expelled Congress legislator Atanasio Monserratte, arrested for allegedly "buying" and raping a 16-year-old girl, underwent psychiatric tests on Sunday, police said.

Goa MLA rape case: Woman accused of brokering deal surrenders to cops
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Goa MLA rape case: Woman accused of brokering deal surrenders to cops

The Goa police have booked the woman, Rosy Ferros, on trafficking charges.

Goa's Babush Monserrate to resign, contest from Parrikar's seat
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Goa's Babush Monserrate to resign, contest from Parrikar's seat

Goa Congress MLA, Atanasio Monserratte has said he would quit the party to contest as an Independent in the event of a bye-election in Panaji Assembly seat following the likely induction of Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar in Union Cabinet.