Days after blaming Congress for causing the downfall of NCP, Praful Patel, senior leader of the Sharad Pawar-led party, today said he was only referring to what happened in Maharashtra ahead of the 2014 assembly polls.
Goa Pradesh Congress Committee (GPCC) will hold a meeting on September 26 in Goa, wherein the process to shortlist the candidates for upcoming state legislative Assembly elections will begin, senior Congress leader Digvijaya Singh said today.
Union Minister Nitin Gadkari today expressed hope that differences with rebel RSS leader Subhash Velingkar would be sorted out, but made it clear that those who want to enter politics have to step down from their Sangh post.
Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari today wished the AAP well for the upcoming state assembly elections in Goa, claiming that Aam Aadmi Party would ensure a "Congress-mukt" Goa, if it campaigns aggressively enough and ensures the BJP's victor.
Eight years after her 15-year-old daughter Scarlett Keeling was found sexually assaulted and dead on a balmy morning at Goa's Anjuna beach, her mother Fiona Mackeown battles nervousness a day before a trial court is set to deliver verdict in the case.
Union Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari today asked the Goa government to promptly take a call on setting up a satellite port in the state, as Maharashtra and Karnataka are keen on shifting it to their regions.
Union minister Nitin Gadkari would hold a crucial meeting of BJP ministers and legislators in Goa on Thursday to discuss the strategy for the state polls due next year, but there would be no talks on alliance with MGP.
Taking a jibe at the Congress for its remarks over Manohar Parrikar frequenting the state, Goa Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar today said being a Defence Minister does not mean he should be "standing on the border."