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Goa Assembly Election 2022

BJP To Fight 38 Out Of 40 Seats In Goa Assembly Polls, May Name Candidates After Jan 16: Party Functionary

Jan 14, 2022 Outlook Web Desk

The BJP has been holding meetings of its core committee to finalise the names of the candidates.

Goa Elections 2022 | Is A Grand Opposition Alliance Against BJP In The Offing?

Jan 12, 2022 Snigdhendu Bhattacharya

A grand alliance involving, the Congress, TMC, NCP, MGP and GFP ahead of the Assembly elections could be in the offing. What could this mean for the BJP?

Election Dates Announced For UP, Uttarakhand, Punjab, Goa And Manipur; Check Schedule Here

Assembly elections 2022: The Election Commission on Saturday announced the dates for the election schedule in five states including Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Goa, Punjab and Manipur.

NEWSFLASH | Will Decide CM Candidate After Congress Announces All Candidates For Goa: Chidambaram

Dec 26, 2021 PTI

Party will take call onwhether to announce CM candidate in consultation with them after all Congress candidates are announced for Goa, said P. Chidambaram.

"Little Stock Of Congress Remains In Goa, Available At Heavy Discount": Kejriwal Remarks Ahead of Goa Assembly Polls

"Goa is a first-class state with 'third class' politicians": Arvind Kejriwal

19 December, 2021

Goa Liberation Day: Arvind Kejriwal, Mamata Banerjee Greet Goans


As Goa celebrates its 61st Liberation Day, political leaders like Arvind Kejriwal and Mamata Banerjee tweeted congratulations. Goa was under 450 years of Portuguese rule when it was liberated.

13 December, 2021

Goa: NCP’s Churchill Alemao Announces Merger With TMC


Goa polls are scheduled in February 2022 and NCP’s Churchill Alemao said he will formally join TMC later in the day, in the presence of Mamata Banerjee, who is on a two-day visit to the state.

13 December, 2021

How TMC’s Promise For Goan Women Reflects Desperation Of BJP’s Bengal Promises

Snigdhendu Bhattacharya

Trinamool Congress's promise to provide Rs. 5000 per month to 'empower the women' of Goa, a sum which is 10 times higher than its support scheme back in West Bengal, comes ahead of Mamata Banerjee's first public rally in Goa on Monday.

10 December, 2021

Priyanka Gandhi’s Visit: Goa Congress Witnesses Spate Of Resignations


Priyanka Gandhi, the Congress general secretary during his scheduled Goa visit had to attend a series of meetings, ahead of the upcoming elections in the state, slated early next year.

08 December, 2021

Trinamool Congress Leaders In Goa Rebukes BJP For Name-Calling Their Party As 'Anti-Hindu'

Outlook Web Desk

In May this year, the TMC scored a landslide victory against the BJP during the Assembly elections in the eastern state. The party has earlier announced to contest all the 40 seats in the upcoming state polls in Goa, due in February next year.

04 December, 2021

Arvind Kejriwal Promises Of Some "Good" To Happen In Goa Assembly Elections

Outlook Web Desk

AAP has announced to contest all 40 seats in BJP-ruled Goa, where elections are due in February. Apart from the ruling BJP and opposition Congress, Mamata Banerjee-led Trinamool Congress (TMC), the Shiv Sena and other parties will also be in the fray


29 October, 2021

‘Will Do Whatever Mrs. Gandhi Asks, But Mamata Banerjee Is The Real Congress Woman': Nafisa Ali After Joining TMC

Samarth Goyal

Actor-turned politician Nafisa Ali joined the TMC in Mamata Banerjee’s presence in Goa on Friday.

29 October, 2021

TMC In Goa To Fight Elections, Not To Divide Votes: Mamata Banerjee

Outlook Web Desk

TMC supremo Mamata Banerjee said her party stands for unity of Hindus, Muslims and Christians.

28 October, 2021

TMC Aims Expansion Beyond Bengal, Mamata Visits Goa To Play On Congress Turf

Vikas Pathak

The party has made quick moves in the past month or so, inducting people from the Congress outside Bengal. It has indicted Sushmita Dev in Assam, former Chief Minister Luizinho Faleiro in Goa, Rajesh and Lalitesh Tripathi in Uttar Pradesh and a clutch of leaders in Tripura.

28 October, 2021

BJP To Be Centre Of Indian Politics For Many Decades: Political Strategist Prashant Kishor

Outlook Web Desk

The political strategist Prashant Kishor said the problem with Rahul Gandhi is that: ‘he thinks it's just a matter of time that people will throw him (Modi) away. That's not happening’.

26 October, 2021

'TMC & AAP On A Mission To Split Congress Votes And Help BJP In Goa': State Congress Chief

Preetha Nair

Goa Congress president Girish Chodankar strongly asserted that the voters cannot be wooed with false promises and money as people are deeply rooted in the Congress.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

PTI Photo

Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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