Articles about Goa Legislative Assembly

Pramod Sawant sworn in as Goa CM for second term

28 Mar 2022

Politics
Pramod Sawant sworn in as Goa CM for second term

Pramod Sawant was sworn in as Goa's Chief Minister (CM) for a second consecutive term on Monday.

Goa: Pramod Sawant resigns, suspense over CM post continues

12 Mar 2022

Politics
Goa: Pramod Sawant resigns, suspense over CM post continues

BJP leader and Goa CM Pramod Sawant tendered his resignation to Governor PS Sreedharan Pillai at Raj Bhawan Saturday as the party prepared to form the government for a third consecutive time in the state.

Goa elections: AAP names Amit Palekar as its CM face

19 Jan 2022

Politics
Goa elections: AAP names Amit Palekar as its CM face

The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Wednesday named Amit Palekar as the party's chief ministerial candidate for the upcoming assembly polls in Goa.

Goa: BJP Minister quits before elections; may join Congress

10 Jan 2022

Politics
Goa: BJP Minister quits before elections; may join Congress

Goa Minister Michael Lobo on Monday resigned as a minister and as an MLA ahead of assembly elections in the state scheduled next month.

Goa: 4 ministers, including 3 ex-Congress MLAs, included in Cabinet

13 Jul 2019

Politics
Goa: 4 ministers, including 3 ex-Congress MLAs, included in Cabinet

On Saturday, Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant inducted four new ministers in his Cabinet. Out of them, three were those who quit Congress to join BJP earlier this week.

Amid Karnataka crisis, 10 Congress MLAs quit in Goa

11 Jul 2019

Politics
Amid Karnataka crisis, 10 Congress MLAs quit in Goa

While the Congress is dealing with an acute crisis in Karnataka, it suffered a major setback in Goa after 10 of its 15 MLAs quit to join the state's ruling party BJP.

Tube in nose, ailing Goa CM Manohar Parrikar presents budget

30 Jan 2019

Politics
Tube in nose, ailing Goa CM Manohar Parrikar presents budget

In a sight that evokes concern, ailing Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar presented the state budget on Wednesday while seated with a tube inserted into his nose.

Goa-CM Parrikar may go abroad for treatment after Mumbai health-check-up

05 Mar 2018

India
Goa-CM Parrikar may go abroad for treatment after Mumbai health-check-up

Goa CM Manohar Parrikar will go to Mumbai today for a health check-up and if needed, may even go abroad for further treatment, his office said.

Crucial assembly bypolls for four seats in Delhi, Goa, AP

23 Aug 2017

Politics
Crucial assembly bypolls for four seats in Delhi, Goa, AP

Assembly bypolls are underway for four seats: Andhra Pradesh's Nandyal, Delhi's Bawana, and Goa's Valpoi and Panaji.

Congress's Digvijay Singh dismissed as party in-charge in Goa, Karnataka

30 Apr 2017

Politics
Congress's Digvijay Singh dismissed as party in-charge in Goa, Karnataka

Congress removed Digvijaya Singh as General Secretary in charge of Goa and poll-bound Karnataka.