Opinion Politics West India

BJP MP Shatrughan Sinha Reminds PM of Rafale deal Scam

BJP MP Shatrughan Sinha, who is known to criticise Narendara Modi , wished Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Holi on Thursday but cautioned him that the public will be reminded of “unanswered questions” if he got defensive on the Congress’s ‘Chowkidar’ campaign.   “Happy Holi to you, Sirji. Once again I’ll remind you politely but Read More…

Politics Votes & Polls West India

With 9 Non BJP members support Goa CM Pramod Sawant wins floor test

Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant wins floor test after 20 MLAs voted in his favour in the state assembly.   The new Goa government headed by Dr Pramod Sawant has won the trust vote comfortably on Wednesday.   In the Goa Legislative Assembly, the government got 20 votes while the Congress and NCP opposition 15. Read More…

Politics Voice West India Women

Gujarat women leader Reshma Patel revolts and resign from BJP

Accusing the BJP of running a “marketing company” to promote “hollow schemes,” Patidar quota stir leader Reshma Patel on Friday reveloted against the leadership of Modi and Shah and tendered her resignation to the saffron party .   “I am resigning from the BJP by writing this resignation letter to state president Jitu Vaghani.   Read More…

Politics Voice West India

Congress Claim to form Government marks end game for BJP in Goa

The Congress Saturday staked claim to form a government in Goa claiming that the Manohar Parrikar dispensation has lost its majority in the Assembly following the demise of BJP MLA Francis D’Souza.   In a letter to Goa Governor Mridula Sinha, Leader of Opposition Chandrakant Kavlekar staked claim to form the government and demanded dismissal Read More…

Politics Social West India

Manohar Parrikar admitted to Hospital kept under observation for 48-hours.

Goa chief minister Manohar Parrikar was admitted to the Goa Medical College Hospital late on Saturday night for an ‘upper GI endoscopy’, the chief minister’s office has said.   The chief minister who is battling pancreatic cancer is reported to be stable but will be kept under observation for 48-hours.   The chief minister’s health Read More…

Politics Votes & Polls West India

2019 Election : Jr. Thackeray succeeded in making BJP to accept their Combo deal

Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis announces an alliance between Shiv Sena and BJP for Lok Sabha and Assembly polls, in Mumbai   As per the deal, of the 48 Lok Sabha seats in Maharashtra, the BJP will contest 25 seats and Shiv Sena 23.   With regard to the polls to the Maharashtra Legislative Assembly Read More…

Supreme Court West India

Professor Anand Teltumbde illegal Arrest , 5 Social activists knock SC door for Justice

Five social activists  Romila Thapar, Devaki Jain, Prabhat Patnaik, Satish Deshpande and Maja Daruwala who had moved the Supreme Court with a public interest litigation, questioning the arrests of the human rights activists in August 2018 in the Bhima-Koregaon case and had sought an independent investigation into the case, have called the arrest of Professor Read More…

Legal Politics Social West India

After 4 years and 9 months Anna Hazare woken up from deep sleep

Under the banner of ‘Jan Andolan Satyagraha’, Anna Hazare is on an indefinite hunger strike at his village Ralegan-Siddhi. He is demanding setting up of a Lokpal at the Centre and Lokayuktas in the states.   Anna Hazare, who is on the fourth day of indefinite hunger strike, said people will hold Prime Minister Narendra Read More…