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03 May 2021

West Bengal slows BJP juggernaut despite PM, HM push

The ruling BJP suffered a major setback in assembly elections to five states/UTs despite Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Home Minister Amit Shah spearheading the campaigning as the shadow of the Corona virus loomed over the country and West Bengal. In Bengal the Trinamool Congress clinched an absolute majority. The BJP scored zero in Kerala and could not make a dent in Tamil Nadu. It won in Assam.

26 Apr 2021

BJP backed panels set to form councils in 3 of the 5 civic bodies

BJP backed panels are all set to form councils in 3 of the 5 Municipalities after counting ended on Monday. Goa Forward and Congress leaders Digambar Kamat and Reginaldo Lourenco backed panels have got a clear mandate in Margao municipality while Sudhir Kandolkar backed panel claims to have won in Mapusa.

26 Apr 2021

पांच पालिकां मदल्या केपें, सांगे आनी मुरगांव पालिकेचेर भाजपान, मडगांव पालिकेर काँग्रेस-गोवा फॉर

पांच पालिकां मदल्या केपें, सांगे आनी मुरगांव पालिकेचेर भाजपान, मडगांव पालिकेर काँग्रेस-गोवा फॉर्वर्डाच्या पॅनलान, जाल्यार म्हापशें पालिकेचेर म्हापशेंकारांच्या एकवटान दावो केला.

22 Apr 2021

Politics in Vasco high as State braces up for municipal polls

A huge scam took place in Vasco during Jose Philip's tenure. Councillor Daji Salkar was also part of it, alleged Vasco MLA Carlos Almeida on Thursday saying he will approach court on this.

18 Apr 2021

BJP-Cong slugfest on Sakhlai civic polls continues

Girish Chodankar has completely failed as a president of Goa Congress. He should not make baseless allegations against others, Sankhali BJP Block Committee charged on Sunday.

16 Apr 2021

BJP looses CM's Sankhali municipal fotress

In a major embarrassment to the ruling BJP, chairperson of Sakhalim Municipality Yashwant Madkar was voted out in no-confidence motion held on Friday.

13 Apr 2021

Goa Forward says it has finally walked out of NDA

Goa Forward on Tuesday said that it had officially exited from the BJP-led National Democratic Alliance in power in the Centre. It also promised that it will not tie up with NDA in future. Ironically, the Vijai Sardesai led party has been in talks with the Congress party at the high command level as well the local level trying to cobble up an alliance for the upcoming assembly elections for the past so many months.

13 Apr 2021

Goa gearing up for 2nd phase of civic polls

Goa is gearing up for the second phase for the polls to the five municipalties. Campaigns are going in full swing. Panels are slowly coming together and being declared; corner meets are happening.

12 Apr 2021

Electioneering picks up pace for 2nd phase for municipal polls

The campaigns for the second phase of the municipal polls are slowly heating up. Candidates are seen canvassing door-to-door day and night in their respective wards.

11 Apr 2021

Frustrations spill over as Cong stratergy becomes more and more murky

The Congress party has no part to play in alliance called by party legislature head Digambar Kamat with Goa Forward for Margao municipal polls, Congress spokesperson Trajano D'Mello said.

11 Apr 2021

Scrutiny over; campaign starts in full swing for civic polls

The campaigns for municipal polls are in full swing. The scrutiny and withdrawals stage is over. Symbols have already been given and 402 candidates are in the ring. The second phase of polls to five municipalities- Mapusa, Mormugao, Margao, Quepem and Sanguem will take place on 23rd April and results will be out on 26th April.