Goa Key Candidate]
Veteran politician Dhavalikar made a career as a civil contractor, executing government contracts, before plunging into politics and getting elected from the Marcaim seat in 1999. He has represented the seat since then and won by a record margin of 13,000 votes in 2017, the highest in Goa. Sudin, who along with his brother Deepak, has wrested control of Goa's oldest party - the Maharashtrawadi Gomantak Party, has played the role of a kingmaker, being part of every single government since 1999 until he was dropped by chief minister Pramod Sawant in 2019. Dhavalikar has now aligned with the Trinamool Congress.
Goa Election 2022]
BJP unleashed violence after Tripura results, alleges Opposition team
Updated on Mar 13, 2023 04:53 AM IST
“What we witnessed and heard from the members of victim families were beyond imagination and far more shocking than we apprehended," said CPI(M) MP Elamaram Kareem, a member of the delegation.
, AgartalaPriyanka Deb Barman
After attack, MPs cancel visit to areas that saw post-poll violence in Tripura
Of the three teams, the one led by Communist Party of India (Marxist) Rajya Sabha MP Elaram Karim and Congress Lok Sabha MP Abdul Khalek came under attack during their visit to Nehalchandranagar on Friday.
Updated on Mar 12, 2023 04:45 AM IST
Tripura violence: Left and Congress MPs ‘attacked’; 3-4 vehicles vandalised
Assistant inspector general (law and order) Jyotishman Das Chowdhury said no one of the eight-member team was injured in the attack in Nehalchandrangar.
Updated on Mar 11, 2023 06:22 AM IST
Nagaland swearing in: Neiphiu Rio's cabinet to have 12 members. Full list
Nagaland scripted a history in this year's election as its first female legislators were elected in 60-years of statehood.
Published on Mar 07, 2023 03:47 PM IST
Conrad Sangma takes oath as Meghalaya CM; Tynsong, Dhar his deputy
National People's Party chief Conrad Sangma takes oath as the Chief Minister of Meghalaya for the second consecutive term.
Updated on Mar 07, 2023 12:38 PM IST
Meghalaya, Nagaland chief ministers to take oath today; PM to attend: 10 points
Besides Narendra Modi, Amit Shah and JP Nadda are likely to attend the swearing-in ceremony of both the chief ministers.
Updated on Mar 07, 2023 10:24 AM IST
Nagaland to be without opposition as all parties say they back govt
The NPF is willing to stay in opposition, Kikon said, but if it was invited to come together for the greater interest of pressing for an early solution to the protracted Naga political issue, it will be willing to do so.
Updated on Mar 07, 2023 05:01 AM IST
, KohimaAlice Yhoshü
As BJP supports Sangma, Congress shares Modi's speech: ‘In a fit of amnesia…’
BJP's bigwigs, including Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union home minister Amit Shah, constantly targeted National People's Party leader and Meghalaya chief minister Conrad Sangma for running the "most corrupt" state government in the country.
Published on Mar 06, 2023 02:23 PM IST
In Meghalaya, shot in arm for Sangma; elected MLAs to take oath today: 5 points
Narendra Modi will visit Meghalaya, Nagaland and Tripura to attend the swearing-in ceremonies of chief ministers and other leaders on March 7 and 8.
Updated on Mar 06, 2023 06:10 AM IST
Aniruddha Dhar, New Delhi
Suspense over next CM after Tripura poll verdict
A day after the victory, chief minister Manik Saha tendered his resignation to governor Satyadeo Narain Arya but did not stake claim to forming the next government.
Updated on Mar 06, 2023 08:20 AM IST