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Senior Goa Congress leaders arrested for staging protests against Prakash Javadekar over Mahadayi river
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Senior Goa Congress leaders arrested for staging protests against Prakash Javadekar over Mahadayi river

The arrested leaders include Goa Pradesh Youth Congress Committee chief Varad Mardolkar and Goa Pradesh Congress Committee (GPCC) general secretary Sankalp Amonkar

Congress' Girish Chodankar demands judicial probe into ‘mysterious deaths’ at Goa Medical College's COVID-19 isolation wards
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Congress' Girish Chodankar demands judicial probe into ‘mysterious deaths’ at Goa Medical College's COVID-19 isolation wards

Goa Pradesh Congress Committee President Girish Chodankar said that the Goa government should order a judicial probe into the deaths in the COVID-19 isolation wards at Goa Medical College

Goa LIVE News and Updates: Pramod Sawant says he 'welcomes' support from rebel Congress MLAs to 'strengthen' state govt
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Goa LIVE News and Updates: Pramod Sawant says he 'welcomes' support from rebel Congress MLAs to 'strengthen' state govt

Goa LIVE News and Updates: Goa chief minister Pramod Sawant, who on Wednesday accepted at least 10 rebel Congress MLAs into the BJP, said, 'They have supported me to strengthen the state government and I welcome it."

Mass resignations rock Congress: 35 UP office-bearers quit, taking responsibility for poll debacle
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Mass resignations rock Congress: 35 UP office-bearers quit, taking responsibility for poll debacle

As many as 35 office-bearers of Uttar Pradesh Congress Committee resigned from their posts on Saturday following its Lok Sabha election debacle.

Several Congress office-bearers quit as MP urges party members to give Rahul Gandhi free hand to restructure party
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Several Congress office-bearers quit as MP urges party members to give Rahul Gandhi free hand to restructure party

Office-bearers of the Congress, including Dipak Babaria and Girish Chodankar, resigned after MP Vivek Tankha quit as the chairman of the party's legal and human rights cell.

Goa BJP chief Vinay Tendulkar claims 10 Congress MLAs keen on joining saffron party were turned away
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Goa BJP chief Vinay Tendulkar claims 10 Congress MLAs keen on joining saffron party were turned away

Goa BJP chief Vinay Tendulkar on Wednesday claimed that 10 state Congress MLAs expressed their willingness in the last fortnight join the saffron party. He said the BJP, however, refused to accept them into the party-fold as it had a comfortable majority in the Assembly.

Narendra Modi Cabinet 2.0: Pramod Sawant leads Goa ministers in congratulating PM; lauds Shripad Naik for ministerial berth
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Narendra Modi Cabinet 2.0: Pramod Sawant leads Goa ministers in congratulating PM; lauds Shripad Naik for ministerial berth

Goa chief minister Pramod Sawant and other members of his Cabinet congratulated Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his new team on taking the oath, marking the beginning of the second successive BJP-led NDA government

Lok Sabha Election 2019: Rahul Gandhi, Karti Chidambaram, Digvijaya Singh, Shashi Tharoor among key Congress candidates
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Lok Sabha Election 2019: Rahul Gandhi, Karti Chidambaram, Digvijaya Singh, Shashi Tharoor among key Congress candidates

Congress veteran Sonia Gandhi has returned from her rumoured retirement to fight the election from the Gandhi family's traditional constituency of Rae Bareli.

Lok Sabha polls: Shashi Tharoor, Mallikarjun Kharge, M Veerappa Moily among Congress' key candidates
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Lok Sabha polls: Shashi Tharoor, Mallikarjun Kharge, M Veerappa Moily among Congress' key candidates

Congress, which faces stiff challenge from the ruling BJP, will field president Rahul Gandhi from his bastion Amethi and UPA Sonia Gandhi from Rae Bareli

High on ‘josh’, ailing Goa CM Manohar Parrikar presents state budget; focus on agriculture, education, health, employment
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High on ‘josh’, ailing Goa CM Manohar Parrikar presents state budget; focus on agriculture, education, health, employment

Taking a swipe at political opponents before presenting the state budget, ailing Goa CM Manohar Parrikar said he was high in spirit and fully in his senses

Congress claims it will form govt in Goa after upcoming Assembly bypolls; Girish Chodankar says party in talks with coalition MLAs
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Congress claims it will form govt in Goa after upcoming Assembly bypolls; Girish Chodankar says party in talks with coalition MLAs

Goa Congress president Girish Chodankar on Saturday said that his party is in talks with five MLAs from the Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar-led coalition and will soon, with their support, form the government in the state.

Day before inauguration, Goa Congress asks PM to name two bridges after state's first CM Dayanand Bandodkar, leader Jack Sequeira
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Day before inauguration, Goa Congress asks PM to name two bridges after state's first CM Dayanand Bandodkar, leader Jack Sequeira

Goa Pradesh Congress Committee chief Girish Chodankar requested PM Narendra Modi to honour the two great Goan heroes of the yesteryear, Dayanand Bandodkar and Dr Jack Sequeira by naming the two bridges that will be inaugurated on Sunday by Nitin Gadkari, after them.

Rafale deal: Congress writes to president, urges enhancement of Manohar Parrikar's security after release of 'audio clip'
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Rafale deal: Congress writes to president, urges enhancement of Manohar Parrikar's security after release of 'audio clip'

The letter of the GPCC chief comes in the wake of a recent audio clip, which was played by Congress spokesperson Randeep Surjewala outside Parliament.

Goa Congress claims attack on party workers in Panaji was 'government-sponsored', accuses police of backing BJP
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Goa Congress claims attack on party workers in Panaji was 'government-sponsored', accuses police of backing BJP

Accusing police of siding with the BJP, Goa Congress chief Girish Chodankar said the police officers who were present at the spot gave a free hand to the saffron party activists to assault Congress workers.

Goa Liberation Day on 19 December: Manohar Parrikar extends greetings on day state was freed from Portuguese rule
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Goa Liberation Day on 19 December: Manohar Parrikar extends greetings on day state was freed from Portuguese rule

Every year on 19 December, Goa liberation day is celebrated in the state as Goa was liberated from Portuguese rule on that day in 1961. Goa was a Portuguese colony for 451 years.

Unfurl tricolour on Goa Liberation Day, it is much easier than inspecting bridges: Congress to Manohar Parrikar
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Unfurl tricolour on Goa Liberation Day, it is much easier than inspecting bridges: Congress to Manohar Parrikar

Goa Pradesh Congress Committee president Girish Chodankar said the party will appreciate if Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar unfurled the tricolour on 19 December and delivered the Liberation Day address

Goa Congress to launch statewide agitation, awareness campaigns on Friday to demand 'full-time' chief minister
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Goa Congress to launch statewide agitation, awareness campaigns on Friday to demand 'full-time' chief minister

Goa is in the "ICU", state Congress committee chief Girish Chodankar said. Parrikar, 62, has been recuperating at his private residence near here since 14 October, when he was discharged from the All India Institute of Medical Sciences in New Delhi.

Goa locals, Congress leaders march to Manohar Parrikar's residence, demand his resignation and a 'full-time' CM
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Goa locals, Congress leaders march to Manohar Parrikar's residence, demand his resignation and a 'full-time' CM

The protesters demanded that Manohar Parrikar step down as the chief minister as he has been unwell. They said the governance in the state had suffered as Parrikar was ill and remained hospitalised for more than nine months.

After meeting Congress leader Girish Chodankar, ex-Goa CM Laxmikant Parsekar says BJP should 'stop taking him for granted'
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After meeting Congress leader Girish Chodankar, ex-Goa CM Laxmikant Parsekar says BJP should 'stop taking him for granted'

BJP leader Laxmikant Parsekar's statement comes two days after Goa Pradesh Congress Committee (GPCC) chief Girish Chodankar met him at Mandrem, which the former had represented in the state assembly till 2017.

'Political drama to show govt is functioning': Congress slams Goa ministers meeting Manohar Parrikar in Delhi
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'Political drama to show govt is functioning': Congress slams Goa ministers meeting Manohar Parrikar in Delhi

Manohar Parrikar (62), undergoing treatment for a pancreatic ailment in New Delhi's AIIMS, held meetings on Friday with party leaders as well as coalition allies.