Vishwajit Rane

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KJo's Dharma Productions litters Goa's village, receives show-cause notice

28 Oct 2020

KJo's Dharma Productions litters Goa's village, receives show-cause notice

Filmmaker Karan Johar's Dharma Productions was lambasted by environmental activists and renowned public figures for dumping tons of waste in the Goan Village of Nerul, after wrapping up the shoot for Shakun Batra's untitled film starring Deepika Padukone, Siddhant Chaturvedi, and Ananya Pandey.

Coronavirus: India's tally crosses 1 lakh; death toll reaches 3,165

19 May 2020

Coronavirus: India's tally crosses 1 lakh; death toll reaches 3,165

India on Monday reported over 4,600 new cases of COVID-19, taking the nationwide tally past 1 lakh. Meanwhile, the death toll rose to 3,165.

Coronavirus Outbreak: How are states preparing for tomorrow's Janata Curfew?

21 Mar 2020

Coronavirus Outbreak: How are states preparing for tomorrow's Janata Curfew?

To reduce transmission of coronavirus, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said Indians should follow the Janata Curfew on Sunday, March 22, between 7 am and 9 pm.

As Parrikar's health worsens, Congress stakes claim to form government

17 Mar 2019

As Parrikar's health worsens, Congress stakes claim to form government

As Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar's health took a turn for the worse, the Congress unit of the coastal state wrote to Governor Mridula Sinha asking her to dismiss his regime and invite them to form the government instead.

Goa: Ailing Manohar Parrikar put under observation, is stable

24 Feb 2019

Goa: Ailing Manohar Parrikar put under observation, is stable

Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar was admitted to Goa Medical College Hospital late on Saturday night, and his office has confirmed he is stable now.

#RafaleDeal: Rahul Gandhi tweets four-questions for Narendra Modi, without number-3

03 Jan 2019

#RafaleDeal: Rahul Gandhi tweets four-questions for Narendra Modi, without number-3

Congress President Rahul Gandhi, on Wednesday, tweeted four questions for Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the Rafale deal.

Kumaraswamy requests Goa to lift ban on import of fish

30 Nov 2018

Kumaraswamy requests Goa to lift ban on import of fish

Karnataka Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy, in a letter to his Goa counterpart Manohar Parrikar, has asked that the ban on import of fish into Goa be lifted.

Goa minister reveals CM Manohar Parrikar has pancreatic cancer

27 Oct 2018

Goa minister reveals CM Manohar Parrikar has pancreatic cancer

Confirming what many already suspected, Goa's Health Minister, Vishwajit Rane, on Saturday told the press that Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar was indeed suffering from pancreatic cancer.

Goa: Congress's Chellakumar says Vishwajit Rane wanted to split BJP

16 Oct 2018

Goa: Congress's Chellakumar says Vishwajit Rane wanted to split BJP

Congress's A Chellakumar has claimed that Goa BJP Minister Vishwajit Rane wanted to split the ruling saffron party in the state and join the main opposition party after the Lok Sabha polls due next year.

Mumbai: Goa Power Minister Madkaikar suffers heart attack; hospitalized

05 Jun 2018

Mumbai: Goa Power Minister Madkaikar suffers heart attack; hospitalized

Goa Power Minister Pandurang Madkaikar, 53, suffered a heart attack in Mumbai following which he was admitted to Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital in the city, Goa Health Minister Vishwajit Rane said.

Man with Nipah symptoms under observation in Goa hospital

28 May 2018

Man with Nipah symptoms under observation in Goa hospital

Goa Medical College and Hospital (GMCH) has kept under observation a patient, who arrived in Panaji from Kerala and was found having symptoms of Nipah virus.

Nipah Virus: Goa govt to instruct doctors to stay vigilant

23 May 2018

Nipah Virus: Goa govt to instruct doctors to stay vigilant

Following the outbreak of Nipah virus in the state of Kerala, the Goa government will instruct its doctors to stay vigilant.

Goa govt medical college faces probe for misappropriation of funds

14 May 2018

Goa govt medical college faces probe for misappropriation of funds

The Goa Health Department today ordered a probe into the alleged embezzlement of around Rs. 6.5 lakh from the treasury of state-run Goa Medical College and Hospital (GMCH).

Goa patient loses out on cadaver donation; probe ordered

11 Apr 2018

Goa patient loses out on cadaver donation; probe ordered

A brain-dead man's organs harvested at a private hospital in Goa were taken to Mumbai instead of being donated to a patient waiting for the transplant at the Goa Medical College and Hospital (GMCH), prompting the health department to order an inquiry into it.

Goa hospital restarts free treatment for patients from Maharashtra

02 Apr 2018

Goa hospital restarts free treatment for patients from Maharashtra

The Goa Medical College and Hospital (GMCH) on Monday restarted its free treatment of patients from Maharashtra.

Manohar Parrikar rushed to hospital again after abdominal pain

26 Feb 2018

Manohar Parrikar rushed to hospital again after abdominal pain

Goa CM Manohar Parrikar has been admitted to hospital again. Four days ago, he was discharged after a one-week stay at Mumbai's Lilavati Hospital.

Bypolls: Manohar Parrikar wins Panaji, AAP clinches Bawana in Delhi

28 Aug 2017

Bypolls: Manohar Parrikar wins Panaji, AAP clinches Bawana in Delhi

Securing his position as Goa CM, Manohar Parrikar won the Panaji bypolls by 4,803 votes, defeating Congress' Girish Chodankar .

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

23 Aug 2017

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.

CM Parrikar to contest Goa bypoll from Panaji

10 May 2017

CM Parrikar to contest Goa bypoll from Panaji

Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar will be contesting a bypoll from his former constituency of Panaji. Th election date has not been announced yet.

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

30 Apr 2017

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.