Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar

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Amethi: Smriti Irani's close aide shot dead at his home

26 May 2019

Amethi: Smriti Irani's close aide shot dead at his home

In a shocking event, a close aide of Bharatiya Janata Party's Smriti Irani was shot dead at his residence in Amethi, Uttar Pradesh, police said on Sunday.

#ManoharParrikar: IIT-B to remember its distinguished alumnus at condolence meet

18 Mar 2019

#ManoharParrikar: IIT-B to remember its distinguished alumnus at condolence meet

The Indian Institute of Technology Bombay (IIT-B) will hold a condolence meet this evening to pay tributes to their alumnus, Goa chief minister Manohar Parrikar, who died after battling pancreatic ailment for a year.

After Manohar Parrikar's demise, who will now be Goa's CM

18 Mar 2019

After Manohar Parrikar's demise, who will now be Goa's CM

Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar died on Sunday, after battling pancreatic cancer for months. With his demise, politics in the coastal state entered a phase of uncertainty and soon two meetings were held in two separate settings.

#RIPManoharParrikar: 5 things the Goa CM should be remembered for

18 Mar 2019

#RIPManoharParrikar: 5 things the Goa CM should be remembered for

Four-time Goa CM and former Defense Minister, Manohar Parrikar, passed away on Sunday at 63 after battling a prolonged illness.

Goa CM Manohar Parrikar dies at 63, condolences follow

17 Mar 2019

Goa CM Manohar Parrikar dies at 63, condolences follow

After battling pancreatic cancer for months, Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar died on Sunday, reports have confirmed.

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's mining belt observes bandh; public transport, pharmacies exempted

26 Feb 2019

Goa's mining belt observes bandh; public transport, pharmacies exempted

Markets and educational institutions remained shut in the mining belt of Goa today as part of a bandh called by a group demanding resumption of iron ore extraction activities in the state.

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.

Smriti slams RaGa on Parrikar meet, says he is hallucinating

31 Jan 2019

Smriti slams RaGa on Parrikar meet, says he is hallucinating

In a stinging Facebook post, Union Textile Minister Smriti Irani tore into Congress President Rahul Gandhi on the claims he made after his recent meeting with Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar.

Tube in nose, ailing Goa CM Manohar Parrikar presents budget

30 Jan 2019

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.

Parrikar writes to RaGa: Didn't discuss Rafale with you

30 Jan 2019

Parrikar writes to RaGa: Didn't discuss Rafale with you

Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar on Wednesday wrote a letter to Congress President Rahul Gandhi saying he was disappointed with his version of their meeting, which was widely reported in media, and clarified the Rafale deal wasn't discussed.

Amid Rafale allegations, Rahul Gandhi meets Manohar Parrikar in Goa

29 Jan 2019

Amid Rafale allegations, Rahul Gandhi meets Manohar Parrikar in Goa

Congress President Rahul Gandhi met Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar today at the state Assembly complex in Panaji (Goa) and enquired about his health.

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.

CM Parrikar clearing all the files from AIIMS: Goa Minister

29 Sep 2018

CM Parrikar clearing all the files from AIIMS: Goa Minister

Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar's hospitalization hasn't hampered administrative work in the state as he is clearing official files from New Delhi's AIIMS, a senior Minister said today.

Even Lord Ram won't get elected without spending money: Goa-leader

27 Sep 2018

Even Lord Ram won't get elected without spending money: Goa-leader

Former Goa RSS Chief Subhash Velingkar claimed even Lord Ram would have to spend money to get elected in the current political situation.

SC adjourns hearing on PIL seeking stay on Rafale deal

18 Sep 2018

SC adjourns hearing on PIL seeking stay on Rafale deal

The Supreme Court adjourned hearing on a plea seeking a stay on the Rafale fighter jet deal between India and France.

Goa: BJP looks for alternatives, Parrikar being airlifted to AIIMS

15 Sep 2018

Goa: BJP looks for alternatives, Parrikar being airlifted to AIIMS

Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar has reportedly been airlifted to AIIMS, New Delhi for cancer treatment, at 8:00am today.

Goa CM Manohar Parrikar flies to US for medical treatment

30 Aug 2018

Goa CM Manohar Parrikar flies to US for medical treatment

Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar today left for the US for medical treatment, an official said.

Parrikar to fly to US again for medical treatment: Official

29 Aug 2018

Parrikar to fly to US again for medical treatment: Official

Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar, who is currently admitted at Lilavati Hospital in Mumbai, would fly to the US tonight for further medical treatment, his office said today.

CM Manohar Parrikar to return to Goa on August 29

27 Aug 2018

CM Manohar Parrikar to return to Goa on August 29

Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar, who is currently admitted to a private hospital in Mumbai for a review health check-up, will return to his home state on August 29, his office said today.

Goa: Vajpayee's ashes to be immersed in Zuari, Mandovi rivers

21 Aug 2018

Goa: Vajpayee's ashes to be immersed in Zuari, Mandovi rivers

The ashes of former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee would be immersed in the Mandovi and Zuari rivers of Goa on August 24, a senior BJP official said today.

CM Manohar Parrikar to fly to US for medical check-up

09 Aug 2018

CM Manohar Parrikar to fly to US for medical check-up

Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar will leave for the United States of America on August 10 for a medical check-up and return on August 17, a senior official said today.

People dumping live puppies, kittens in garbage, says Goa CM

03 Aug 2018

People dumping live puppies, kittens in garbage, says Goa CM

Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar today told the Legislative Assembly that people were dumping puppies and kittens in the garbage while they were still alive.

Congress alleges 'plastic eggs' being sold in Goa; demands action

31 Jul 2018

Congress alleges 'plastic eggs' being sold in Goa; demands action

The Congress today alleged that "plastic eggs" are being sold in Goa and demanded action from the Goa Government to check the practice.

Be ready to pay more for water in future: Parrikar

27 Jul 2018

Be ready to pay more for water in future: Parrikar

Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar today told the Legislative Assembly that tariff on drinking water in the Goa was "subsidized" and people should be ready to "pay more for it" in the future.

Goa PWD-Minister Sudin Dhavalikar hospitalized in Mumbai for unknown illness

10 Jul 2018

Goa PWD-Minister Sudin Dhavalikar hospitalized in Mumbai for unknown illness

Goa Public Works Department Minister Sudin Dhavalikar has been admitted to a hospital in Mumbai, a family member said today but refused to identify the illness.

BJP does not respect democracy: Goa Congress spokesperson

19 May 2018

BJP does not respect democracy: Goa Congress spokesperson

Goa Congress spokesperson Yatish Naik today said that the way BJP MPs Shripad Naik and Narendra Sawaikar condemned their (Congress's) action of meeting the Governor and submitting the letter, indicated that BJP has scant respect for the democracy.

Goa-CM Parrikar responding well to treatment in US: Suresh Prabhu

24 Mar 2018

Goa-CM Parrikar responding well to treatment in US: Suresh Prabhu

Union Minister Suresh Prabhu said that ailing Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar is responding well to medical treatment in the US and also expressed hope that he will return home soon.

Goa CM Manohar Parrikar suffering from advanced pancreatic cancer

10 Mar 2018

Goa CM Manohar Parrikar suffering from advanced pancreatic cancer

Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar, who left for treatment to the US from Mumbai's Lilavati Hospital in the wee hours of Wednesday, is reportedly suffering from an advanced stage of pancreatic cancer.

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.

Bengaluru: Vegetable prices increase due to scarcity of water

19 Apr 2017

Bengaluru: Vegetable prices increase due to scarcity of water

Markets across Bengaluru are witnessing vegetable prices soar as compared to prices last week.

Parrikar proves majority in Goa

16 Mar 2017

Parrikar proves majority in Goa

Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar proved his majority during the floor test in the Goa assembly.

Supreme Court advances Goa floor test

15 Mar 2017

Supreme Court advances Goa floor test

The SC has advanced the floor test by the Parrikar government in Goa to 16 March. The court rejected a plea by the Congress to hold a composite floor test.

Manohar Parrikar sworn-in as Goa's Chief Minister

14 Mar 2017

Manohar Parrikar sworn-in as Goa's Chief Minister

BJP leader Manohar Parrikar has taken oath as the Chief Minister of Goa. He took the oath in Konkani.

Manohar Parrikar appointed Goa CM

13 Mar 2017

Manohar Parrikar appointed Goa CM

Governor Mridula Sinha has invited Union Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar to form the government in Goa after the BJP concluded hasty negotiations with independents and smaller candidates. The BJP has shown support of 21 MLAs.

Goa's future undecided, 2 constituencies remain

11 Mar 2017

Goa's future undecided, 2 constituencies remain

In Goa, Congress has secured 17 seats and the BJP is trailing behind with 13 seats.

Goa: Congress leads in early trends, CM Parsekar loses seat

11 Mar 2017

Goa: Congress leads in early trends, CM Parsekar loses seat

Counting for the 40 seats in Goa began at 8:30am on March 11. In a big blow to BJP, CM Laxmikant Parsekar lost his Mandrem seat. There are speculations that Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar will return as CM if BJP wins.