Tag archive for ‘Chief Minister’
By Manish Sen On Wednesday, March 20th, 2019

CM Pramod Sawant wins floor test in Goa assembly

Panaji: Chief Minister Pramod Sawant on Wednesday won the floor test in the state Assembly after 20 MLAs including 11 from BJP and 3 each from Maharashtrawadi Gomantak Party (MGP), Goa Forward Party (GFP) and Independents More...

By Manish Sen On Tuesday, March 19th, 2019

Pramod Sawant takes charge as new Goa CM, says confident of winning floor test

Panaji: After assuming the chief minister’s office on Tuesday, Pramod Sawant said that he is confident of winning the floor test scheduled to take place on Wednesday in the Goa assembly. Pramod Sawant today takes More...

By Manish Sen On Monday, March 18th, 2019

New CM to be sworn in Monday: Goa BJP chief

Panaji: Goa BJP president Vinay Tendulkar said there would be clarity on who would be the state’s new chief minister by 2 pm Monday.Goa BJP president Vinay Tendulkar said there would be clarity on who would More...

By Manish Sen On Sunday, March 17th, 2019

Goa CM Parrikar dies at 63 from pancreatic cancer

Panaji: Goa chief minister Manohar Parrikar died at his Panaji residence on Sunday evening just over a year after he was detected with pancreatic cancer. He was 63. Goa CM Manohar Parrikar died on Sunday from pancreatic More...

By Manish Sen On Sunday, March 17th, 2019

Digambar Kamat likely to join BJP, could be next Goa CM

Panaji: Amidst the recent political upheaval in Goa owing to Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar’s ailment, Goa BJP leader Micheal Lobo confirmed that prospects of senior Congress leader Digambar Kamat joining More...

By Manish Sen On Friday, March 15th, 2019

Wife of WB Cop who committed suicide seeks withdrawal of her plea for probe

New Delhi: The wife of IPS officer Gaurav Chandra Dutt, who had allegedly committed suicide last month blaming West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Bannerjee for his death, has moved the Supreme Court seeking withdrawal More...

By Manish Sen On Tuesday, March 12th, 2019

I-T dept searches premises linked to retired IAS officer who served as Mayawati’s secy

New Delhi: The Income Tax Department Tuesday searched a dozen properties in Delhi and Lucknow linked to a retired IAS officer of Uttar Pradesh cadre, who served in top positions during Mayawati’s chief ministership, More...

By Manish Sen On Monday, March 11th, 2019

Mizoram’s first Lokayukta chairman sworn-in

Aizwal: Retired IAS officer C Lalsawta was sworn-in as the first Chairman of the newly-constituted Lokayukta in Mizoram on Monday, officials said. State governor Jagdish Mukhi administered the oath of office to More...

By Manish Sen On Sunday, March 10th, 2019

Odisha CM Patnaik announces 33% quota for women in allocation of BJD Lok Sabha tickets

Kendrapara (Odisha): Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Sunday announced 33 per cent quota for women in the allocation of Lok Sabha tickets of Biju Janata Dal (BJD) party. Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik said 33% More...

By Manish Sen On Friday, March 8th, 2019

Punjab CM appeals to protesting employees for DA to resume duties

Chandigarh: Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh Friday evening appealed to protesting employees to resume their duties immediately in the interest of people. Punjab CM Amarinder Singh clarified that despite the More...