Smita Nair

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Speaker Pramod Sawant is BJP choice for Goa Chief Minister

Moving swiftly to snuff out Congress attempts to wrest power in Goa following the death of Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar, the BJP Monday decided on Assembly Speaker Pramod Sawant as the new Chief Minister of the state.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman with the family of Manohar Parrikar in Panaji, Monday. (Image: PTI) News

Uncertainty in Goa: Blow to Congress as two MLAs quit, cross over to BJP

Shoring up the ruling BJP in Goa where uncertainty had gripped the government over the failing health of Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar, two MLAs of the Congress resigned and joined the BJP Tuesday.

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BJP triumphs in Goa as Manohar Parrikar wins floor test; Congress left embarrassed

The BJP-led post-poll alliance won the floor test in Goa Thursday with 21 MLAs standing up in the House, along with Manohar Parrikar, to tilt the vote of confidence in its favour.

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Aamir Khan only one who had long kissing scenes in a U/A film. How did he get away with it?, asks Pahlaj Nihalani

Pahlaj Nihalani claims his short film on Narendra Modi is ‘about my rapport with the PM’ and says ‘filmmakers nowadays are not making movies for families’.

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