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  • 'Why Should I Resign? I Delivered,' Digvijaya Singh After Sabotage Charge

    'Why Should I Resign? I Delivered,' Digvijaya Singh After Sabotage Charge

    After a strong rebuttal to his critics within the party, Congress general secretary in-charge of Goa Digvijaya Singh on Friday told NDTV that there was no reason for him to resign for the party's inability to form the government in Goa when he had delivered on his mandate. "I have delivered the result...Why should I resign?" Mr Singh told NDTV.

  • BJP vs Congress As Goa Battle Reaches Parliament

    BJP vs Congress As Goa Battle Reaches Parliament

    Congress leader Digvijaya Singh, embarrassingly outwitted by the BJP in Goa, took his complaint against the state's Governor Mridula Sinha to the Rajya Sabha or upper house of Parliament this morning. He and other Congress leaders demanded that all other work be suspended in the house to debate the manner in which a BJP government was installed in ...

  • 'Sabotaged By Our Own,' Says Digvijaya Singh After Congress' Goa Fiasco

    'Sabotaged By Our Own,' Says Digvijaya Singh After Congress' Goa Fiasco

    Facing criticism for the way he handled the situation in Goa after elections, Congress General Secretary Digvijaya Singh today said that his proposal for a pre-poll alliance with Goa Forward Party was "sabotaged" by his own party leaders. Putting the blame on his colleagues in the Congress, Mr Singh said, that had the alliance with Goa Forward Part...

  • Goa Congress Legislator Vishwajit Rane, Missing From Trust Vote, Quits Party

    Goa Congress Legislator Vishwajit Rane, Missing From Trust Vote, Quits Party

    Congress legislator and senior Goa leader Vishwajit Rane has resigned from the party. A short while ago, Mr Rane added deep insult to the Congress' injury when he walked out of the state assembly before the BJP's Manohar Parrikar sought and won a vote of confidence.

  • Manohar Parrikar '48-Hour Chief Minister': Digvijaya Singh Ahead of Goa Trust Vote

    Manohar Parrikar '48-Hour Chief Minister': Digvijaya Singh Ahead of Goa Trust Vote

    It was a night of long knives in Goa's Game of Thrones. As new Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar prepped for a floor test, the Congress has been on the hunt to pull the carpet from under their feet. "If you are seeing me smiling, that shows confidence. We will defeat the motion," said Digvijaya Singh, the Congress' in-charge for the state, to NDT...

  • Unnamed Congress Stalwarts Blamed By Party, But Rahul Gandhi Exempt

    Unnamed Congress Stalwarts Blamed By Party, But Rahul Gandhi Exempt

    After the unmitigated collapse in Uttar Pradesh, Congress leaders appear to have agreed upon two matters: that the party is in unprecedented crisis and that Rahul Gandhi's run as boss should not be truncated.

  • 'Congress Traveling Now By Bus Because...' Manohar Parrikar Mocks Rival

    'Congress Traveling Now By Bus Because...' Manohar Parrikar Mocks Rival

    On the orders of the top court, Mr Parrikar will take a trust vote on Thursday at 11 am. To remain Chief Minister, he has to win 21 of 40 votes. That should not be a problem. The Congress won 17 seats, the BJP 13, and two regional parties, Congress Forward and the Maharashtrawadi Gomantak Party or MGP won three each. Both have committed support to ...

  • 'Manohar Parrikar Welcome To Be Goa Chief Minister For 2 Days,' Says Congress

    'Manohar Parrikar Welcome To Be Goa Chief Minister For 2 Days,' Says Congress

    Congress leaders have welcomed the Supreme Court's order for a trust vote in Goa within 48 hours, the judge's sharp observations to it notwithstanding. Digvijaya Singh, the Congress leader in-charge of Goa described it as a "great victory," though he did not explain his comments. The party's lawyer and senior leader Abhishek Manu Singhvi said it wa...

  • Professional, Hungry BJP Outwits Congress Completely

    Professional, Hungry BJP Outwits Congress Completely

    What was the Congress thinking? That state governors are still 10 Janpath appointees instead of coming from Nagpur and Ashoka Road? It still has the entitled lethargy it displayed in government, and none of the hunger that a party that has practically no governments to its name should display.

  • In Goa, Vijai Sardesai Made The Difference. Congress Dithered, BJP Didn't

    In Goa, Vijai Sardesai Made The Difference. Congress Dithered, BJP Didn't

    Manohar Parrikar was sworn in this evening as Chief Minister of Goa, a post he has already held three times. His swearing-in today was allowed by the Supreme Court, which asked him to take a floor test within 48 hours; usually, 15 days are allowed. The decision for an urgent vote is based on the Congress claiming in court that it was deprived, desp...

  • Angry With Digvijaya Singh, Goa Congress MLAs Argue At Party Meet

    Angry With Digvijaya Singh, Goa Congress MLAs Argue At Party Meet

    Newly elected legislators of the Congress were seen arguing loudly this morning, while senior party leader Digvijaya Singh tried to calm them down. The legislators are angry that their party leadership - read general secretary in-charge of Goa Digvijaya Singh - did not act fast enough to rope in the support of regional parties to add just four seat...

  • Disquiet In Goa Congress Over Digvijaya Singh's 'Mismanagement'

    Disquiet In Goa Congress Over Digvijaya Singh's 'Mismanagement'

    One day after Goa Governor Mridula Sinha invited the BJP to form the government, senior Congress leaders are coming under attack from some of its prominent lawmakers who are angry that their leaders weren't as quick as the BJP to negotiate support from smaller parties and stake claim despite its higher numbers. The Congress had emerged as the singl...

  • BJP Alleges Payoffs To Top Congress Leaders From Karnataka Lawmaker

    BJP Alleges Payoffs To Top Congress Leaders From Karnataka Lawmaker

    The Congress government in Karnataka has been caught in a storm of corruption allegations from the BJP over the contents of a diary allegedly seized by the Income Tax department in March 2016 from the house of a Congress lawmaker. State BJP chief BS Yeddyurappa has claimed that the diary contained "explosive" information about money paid to top Con...

  • Parliamentary Panel To Quiz Niti Aayog On Backward Area Development

    Parliamentary Panel To Quiz Niti Aayog On Backward Area Development

    Niti Aayog is likely to be questioned by a Parliamentary panel tomorrow on the role it has played to promote welfare of tribals and in augmenting development work in the backward regions of the country.

  • Manohar Parrikar Acting As Self-Defence Minister Of Goa: Congress' Digvijaya Singh

    Manohar Parrikar Acting As Self-Defence Minister Of Goa: Congress' Digvijaya Singh

    Ahead of the Goa assembly elections, scheduled for February 4, senior Congress lawmaker Digvijaya Singh took a dig at former Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar and said that he is acting as "self-defence minister" of Goa as his "prestige" is at stake.

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