Apr 16, 2019 10:44 AM IST
The MGP, Goa's oldest regional outfit, will however support the Congress for the two Lok Sabha seats in the state.
- Mar 27, 2019 11:08 AM IST
During the early hours of Wednesday, two of the three Maharashtrawadi Gomantak Party (MGP) MLAs-- Manohar Ajgaonkar and Dipak Pawaskar-- gave a letter to officiating Speaker Michael Lobo, merging their party's legislative wing with the BJP.
- Mar 27, 2019 08:00 AM IST
However, Sudin Dhavalikar, the third Maharashtrawadi Gomantak Party (MGP) MLA, has not signed the letter.
- Mar 18, 2019 11:58 AM IST
The BJP-led coalition in Goa began discussions on Sunday night to find a new leader to replace Parrikar, who had died earlier in the evening.
- Mar 18, 2019 09:17 AM IST
Senior BJP leader Nitin Gadkari could not secure consensus between the saffron party and its alliance partners in the state.
- Mar 11, 2019 10:30 AM IST
The move is likely to pit the regional party against the BJP in all the three Assembly seats of Shiroda, Mandrem and Maspusa, where by-elections will be held along with the Lok Sabha polls in the state on April 23.
- Nov 20, 2018 05:58 PM IST
Goa leaders Subhash Shirodkar and Dayanand Sopte had last month resigned from the opposition Congress and also from the state assembly to join the ruling BJP.
- Mar 14, 2017 06:15 PM IST
Earlier in the day, the Supreme Court had refused to stay the swearing-in ceremony after the Congress, which had emerged as the single largest party, had objected to the Governor's decision to invite the BJP to form the government.
- Mar 12, 2017 01:37 PM IST
Sources told CNN News18 that the BJP central leadership will take a call on Parrikar returning to Goa as Chief Minister. The BJP Parliamentary Board will be meeting at 6 to discuss the issue
- Mar 06, 2012 11:32 AM IST
The counting began this morning for 40 Assembly seats in Goa. As many as 215 candidates are in the fray. A record- breaking 81% polling was reported in the coastal state on March 3.