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Hindu Rashtra Conclave in Goa calls for violence against “Secular Hindus”, beef eaters, IACC demands strict legal action against organizers for instigating communal violence


The India Against Corruption & Communalism (IACC) Forum has called for strict and immediate action against groups and elements instigating and fomenting communal trouble and violence in Goa. According to a report in The Hindu, Sadhvi Saraswati was on fire at the “Hindu Rashtra” conclave, which is currently underway in Goa. Not only did the self-appointed God woman spew venom against Muslims in India, ...

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Churchill Alemao, Vijai Sardesai NAMARD hein, model offers Rs 75k to persons who fling rotten coconuts at Vijai, Churchill


Mumbai based model and actress Arshi Khan today hiked her offer – she is now offering Rs 75k to the persons who fling rotten coconuts at Churchill Alemao and Vijai Sardesai. In a vitriolic attack on the two, on Twitter, she said, Churchill Alemao and Vijai Sardesai NAMARD (they are impotent) hein. Clarifying her stand, speaking to IndiaNewsNet.IN, Arshi Khan ...

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Digvijaya came to Goa for ‘luxury, not work’: Parrikar post floor test win


Panaji: Soon after the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) emerged successful in the crucial floor test with the support of 22 legislators, Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar on Thursday trained his guns on Congress general secretary Digvijaya Singh and said that the latter had come to the coastal state for luxury and not to work. “The Congress coming down for the floor ...

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Goa top cop Dy SP Sammy Tavares claims Catholic saint helped him track Irish tourist’s killer


Panaji:  A police officer who led the probe into the brutal murder of an Irish tourist in Goa on March 13 has claimed that his patron saint, St. Anthony of Padua, helped him track the killer. In a Facebook post uploaded late on Wednesday, Deputy Superintendent of Police (Canacona) Sammy Tavares said that praying to St. Anthony, a Portuguese-born Francisan ...

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Goa Cyber Warriors declares CYBER WAR on Goa BJP, Vijai Sardesai and Goa Foward Party


The Goa Cyber Warriors – a Facebook group of Goan youth – both in Goa and out of the State, has declared a cyber war against the Goa BJP party, Manohar Parrikar, Vijai Sardesai and the MLAs of the Goa Forward Party who supported Vijai Sardesai without even a word of dissent. According to the Goa Cyber Warriors, they have ...

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Goa Elections 2017: Vijai Sardesai is a Liar, deal with BJP was struck before results were announced: Congress

Elected representatives from the Congress party in Goa have gone into overdrive, blaming the over ambitious Vijai Sardesai of the Goa Forward Party for whatever happened in Goa. According to a senior Congress leader who spoke to IndiaNewsNet.IN, the deal between the BJP and Vijai Sardesai was worked out even before the results were declared. “They (the BJP and Vijai) ...

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Dear BJP Stop Chasing Goa Forward Party, Vijai Sardesai Will Not Support U-Turn Party


Social Media today and particularly Facebook was agog with posts on how Goa Forward Party (GFP) boss-man Vijai Sardesai was leaning towards the BJP and with rumours flying fast and thick that both the GFP and the MGP were supporting the BJP, the party was all set to form the government in Goa, an online petition was launched on Sunday asking ...

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Goa Forward Party says ‘informal’ talks on with both BJP, Congress

PANAJI, MARCH 12:   The Goa Forward Party (GFP), which is emerging as a key player in the formation of the next government in the coastal state, today said it is waiting for a formal proposal from the BJP or the Congress to decide their next move. “We have not given any letter of support to anyone. Informal talks are going ...

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SHAME: BJP indulging in horse-trading – offering Ministeries, SUVs, Property, Cash to support party, alleges Congress


Expressing confidence of forming the next government in Goa, Congress general secretary Digvijaya Singh on Sunday alleged that a defeated Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) was indulging in horse-trading. Is this a party of morals? They have been defeated and doing horse-trading. They are promising ministries like distributing sweets, Singh told the media here. Asserting that the Congress would stake its ...

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Last Chance for Congress in Goa – Either Perform or Perish, Says Digvijay Singh

Panaji: With the Congress emerging as the single largest party though short of a majority in Goa, senior leader Digvijaya Singh on Sunday said the Goans have given them a last chance to either perform or perish. The Congress won 17 seats, surpassing the BJP which bagged 13, while the others, including Goa Forward, Maharashtrawadi Gomantak Party (MGP) and Independents, ...

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