Poll of Polls: BJP Will Win 22-Plus Seats, Winnability Biggest Factor in Ticket Distribution, Says Goa CM

Poll of Polls: BJP Will Win 22-Plus Seats, Winnability Biggest Factor in Ticket Distribution, Says Goa CM

File photo of Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant. (PTI/File) The News18 Poll of Polls has predicted a win for the ruling party in Goa. As per pollsters, the BJP could win 18-22 seats in the 40-seat Assembly. News18.com Last Updated:January 22, 2022, 17:57 IST FOLLOW US ON: Welcoming the results of News18 Poll of Polls, […]

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Goa Polls: Congress Not Our Enemy, But That Doesn’t Mean It Can Take TMC for Granted, Says Mahua Moitra

Goa Polls: Congress Not Our Enemy, But That Doesn’t Mean It Can Take TMC for Granted, Says Mahua Moitra

The Congress may have allegedly turned down the Trinamool Congress’s offer for a truce in Goa, but it would turn around and hold the hands of the TMC after the results of the state elections are declared on May 10 if it is serious about keeping the Bharatiya Janata Party at bay. Or so feels […]

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Defections of Disgruntled Leaders in UP and Goa Were Expected, Poll Plans Unaffected: BJP Sources

Defections of Disgruntled Leaders in UP and Goa Were Expected, Poll Plans Unaffected: BJP Sources

The Bharatiya Janata Party appears unfazed by the exit of a few leaders, including ministers and MLAs, ahead of the February-March assembly polls in five states. According to sources, most of these deserters were likely to be denied tickets and that triggered the defections. Senior leaders in the party said that the exit of ministers […]

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'Baseless, Untrue': Congress Junks Media Reports Claiming Possible Alliance With TMC for Goa Polls

‘Baseless, Untrue’: Congress Junks Media Reports Claiming Possible Alliance With TMC for Goa Polls

However, the TMC, which recently welcomed a number of Congress leaders, had also indicated that all Opposition forces should unite against the BJP. (Photo: News18) The Congress is fighting to upstage the BJP in Goa, Uttarakhand, Manipur and Uttar Pradesh, while seeking to retain power in Punjab. News18.com New Delhi Last Updated:January 10, 2022, 23:40 […]

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Assembly Elections 2022: VVIP Security Units Take Extra Steps as Job Gets Tougher Amid PM Security Row

Assembly Elections 2022: VVIP Security Units Take Extra Steps as Job Gets Tougher Amid PM Security Row

Even as political leaders get busy addressing rallies ahead of the elections to the five states, protecting them has now become tougher for VVIP security units of various forces, as in the wake of Prime Minister’s security breach, forces have started taking extra steps to ensure security. Security forces protecting VVIPs already faced a tough […]

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Sons of BJP Stalwarts Manohar Parrikar and Shripad Naik Seek to Shine in Goa Polls, Lay Claim to Tickets

Sons of BJP Stalwarts Manohar Parrikar and Shripad Naik Seek to Shine in Goa Polls, Lay Claim to Tickets

The sons of two Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) stalwarts have announced their intention to contest in the imminent Goa assembly elections. Utpal Parrikar, son of late Goa chief minister Manohar Parrikar, said on Thursday that the people of his father’s constituency, Panaji, are happy with him and the party should consider his candidature. Asked whether […]

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