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  • modi congratulates laxmikant parsekar on becoming goa cm

    Modi congratulates Laxmikant Parsekar on becoming Goa CM

    Politics | November 08, 2014 23:34 IST

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi tonight congratulated Laxmikant Parsekar on his becoming the chief minister of Goa and expressed confidence that he will take the state to newer heights of progress."Congratulations to Laxmikant Parsekarji

  • at a glance laxmikant parsekar the new goa chief minister

    At a Glance: Laxmikant Parsekar, the new Goa Chief Minister

    Politics | December 01, 2014 11:26 IST

    Panaji: Laxmikant Parsekar, who had rebelled against his family of die-hard MGP supporters to contest on BJP ticket his first Assembly election in 1988, has reaped the reward for his loyalty to the party with

  • goa chief minister manohar parrikar resigns from his post

    Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar resigns from his post

    Politics | November 08, 2014 14:32 IST

    Panaji:  Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar, who is tipped to become the Union Defence Minister, today tendered his resignation from the post paving way for the appointment of his successor in the state. Parrikar faxed his

  • foreigners misleading goans on proposed mopa airport goa cm

    'Foreigners' misleading Goans on proposed Mopa airport: Goa CM

    India | October 03, 2014 19:54 IST

    Panaji: Dismissing criticism over the proposed greenfield international airport at Mopa in Goa, Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar today said those living abroad were misleading the people of the state over the issue.  “People who try

  • even a muslim from india is called a hindu in gulf

    Even a Muslim from India is called a Hindu in Gulf countries: Goa CM Manohar Parrikar

    Politics | August 14, 2014 6:51 IST

    Panaji: Hindu is a word used by "non-Indians referring to Indians, many times irrespective of religion" and in the Gulf countries even a Muslim from India is called a  Hindu, chief minister Manohar Parrikar told

  • goa cm manohar parrikar calls on prime minister narendra

    Goa CM Manohar Parrikar calls on Prime Minister Narendra Modi

    India | June 10, 2014 11:51 IST

    New Delhi: Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar on Tuesday called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi here, a statement said.The meeting was described as a "courtesy call"."Manohar Parrikar, chief minister of Goa, called on Prime Minister

  • accountable governance only possible with bjp tdp parrikar

    Accountable governance only possible with BJP-TDP: Parrikar

    India | May 04, 2014 7:29 IST

    Visakhapatnam (AP): Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar yesterday said if the BJP-TDP combine came to power, it would curb corruption in the state.  “If the alliance is elected to power, corruption would be controlled. It

  • goa cm takes dig at rahul over poor roads in amethi

    Goa CM takes dig at Rahul over poor roads in Amethi

    India | April 30, 2014 8:03 IST

    Amethi:  Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar yesterday took a dig at Congress vice president and Amethi MP Rahul Gandhi over his unavailability to the people and poor condition of roads in the constituency.In an apparent

  • i m not saying yeddyurappa is spotless says goa cm parrikar

    I'm not saying Yeddyurappa is spotless, says Goa CM Parrikar

    Politics | January 27, 2014 13:46 IST

    Panaji: Even as the top BJP leaders face flak over the return of B.S. Yeddyurappa to the party, Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar has admitted that his former Karnataka counterpart may not be spotless after

  • goa cm likes to read in loo be it even on mahabharata

    Goa CM likes to read in loo, be it even on Mahabharata

    Politics | December 17, 2013 12:27 IST

    Panaji: Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar likes reading in the loo, even if the book is based on an epic, like the Mahabharata.Speaking at a book release function in Panaji, Parrikar said that Maratha King

  • goa cm parrikar rejects tejpal charge of political witchhunt

    Goa CM Parrikar rejects Tejpal charge of political witchhunt

    Politics | November 27, 2013 16:05 IST

    Panaji (Goa): Goa chief minister Manohar Parrikar today rejected the charge levelled by embattled Tehelka editor-in-chief Tarun Tejpal that the BJP government is engaged in political witchhunt against him. Addressing a press conference, Parrikar said,

  • goa cm lashes out at electoral code of conduct

    Goa CM lashes out at electoral code of conduct

    Politics | November 20, 2013 19:51 IST

    Panaji: Goa Chief Minister and senior BJP leader Manohar Parrikar today lashed out at the electoral code of conduct and termed it as the bigest hurdle to any development.Parrikar was speaking during the inauguration of

  • goa cm gives clean chit to yasin bhatkal s father

    Goa CM gives clean chit to Yasin Bhatkal's father

    Politics | October 16, 2013 15:53 IST

    Panaji: While replying to question on state government's preparedness for countering terror operations and modules in Goa, the state Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar has given a clean chit to Indian Mujahidden co-founder Yasin Bhatkal's father 

  • my temperament is not of a central leader goa cm parrikar

    My temperament is not of a central leader: Goa CM Parrikar

    Politics | September 30, 2013 14:44 IST

    Panaji:  Maintaining that he did not have the temperament of a central leader, Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar today said honesty is not the only quality required for governance at the Centre.  “My temperament is

  • parrikar s culturally hindu comment gets catholic flak

    Parrikar's 'culturally Hindu' comment gets Catholic flak

    Politics | September 14, 2013 19:28 IST

    Panaji:  Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar's statement last week about Goan Catholics being "culturally Hindu" has caused Francisco Pacheco, whose regional party supports the BJP coalition government, to react sharply Saturday."We are all human beings.

  • catholics in goa are culturally hindu says parrikar

    Catholics in Goa are culturally Hindu, says Parrikar

    Politics | September 05, 2013 13:19 IST

    Panaji: Catholics in Goa are culturally Hindu and India is a Hindu nation in the cultural sense, Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar has said."India is a Hindu nation in the cultural sense. A Catholic in Goa

  • goa cm on backfoot on rti

    Goa CM on backfoot on RTI

    Politics | June 28, 2013 17:55 IST

    Panaji, June 28: The increasing clamour over the continued non-appointment of top State Information Commission officials, who deal with appeals filed against the rejection of queries under the Right to Information (RTI) Act, has put

  • in supporting modi goa cm shed sheep s clothing ncp

    In supporting Modi, Goa CM shed sheep's clothing: NCP

    Politics | June 22, 2013 18:53 IST

    Panaji, June 22:  In supporting Narendra Modi, Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar has "finally shed his sheep's clothing", the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) said here Saturday.Addressing a press conference at the party's state headquarters, NCP

  • modi should be made bjp s face for ls polls goa cm

    Modi should be made BJP's face for LS polls: Goa CM

    Politics | June 08, 2013 11:37 IST

    New Delhi, Jun 8: Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar today openly pushed for projecting Narendra Modi as the BJP's "face" for the next general elections, becoming the first senior leader to do so in the

  • goa cm describes hegde remark on illegal mining as baseless

    Goa CM describes Hegde remark on illegal mining as baseless

    India | March 26, 2013 17:49 IST

    Panaji, Mar 26: The row over former Karnataka Lokayukta Santosh Hegde's insinuation that illegal mining was akin to underworld don Dawood Ibrahim's dealings escalated today with Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar calling it “baseless and