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Clash of cultures and rights in Goa’s underground bullfighting pits

Weighing upwards of three-fourths of a tonne, Surya is not the regular water buffalo seen in Goa, calmly munching on the vegetation.

 (HT Photos)
(HT Photos)
Updated on Aug 02, 2022 10:29 AM IST
ByGerard de Souza, Panaji

HC admits Goa govt’s petition challenging Tejpal’s acquittal in 2013 rape case

The Goa government had filed a petition before the high court soon after a sessions court acquitted Tarun Tejpal of all charges last year. Tejpal had challenged the maintainability of the application.

Tarun Tejpal, the former editor-in-chief of Tehelka magazine was accused of raping a junior colleague in an elevator of a five-star hotel in Goa during an event in November 2013 (Archive)
Tarun Tejpal, the former editor-in-chief of Tehelka magazine was accused of raping a junior colleague in an elevator of a five-star hotel in Goa during an event in November 2013 (Archive)
Updated on Apr 24, 2022 04:44 AM IST
By, Panaji

Goa CM Sawant expands cabinet, inducts 3 new ministers

Maharashtrawadi Gomantak Party (MGP)’s Ramkrishna Sudin Dhavalikar and BJP leaders Subhash Phas Dessai and Nilkanth Halarnkar were sworn in as ministers in the Pramod Sawant cabinet by Goa governor PS Sreedharan at 12 noon.

Goa chief minister Pramod Sawant on Saturday expanded his cabinet with the induction of three ministers. (PTI)
Goa chief minister Pramod Sawant on Saturday expanded his cabinet with the induction of three ministers. (PTI)
Updated on Apr 10, 2022 07:24 AM IST
By, Panaji

Goa CM Sawant allocates portfolios, retains home and finance

Vishwajit Rane, who had unsuccessfully lobbied for the chief minister’s post, was allocated the crucial portfolios of health and town and country planning, along with urban development, women and child, and forest departments.

Goa chief minister Pramod Sawant
Goa chief minister Pramod Sawant
Published on Apr 03, 2022 11:28 PM IST
ByGerard de Souza, Panaji

In Goa, CM Pramod Sawant allocates portfolios, Rane gets crucial ones

Pramod Sawant has till date accommodated eight ministers in the cabinet all from the BJP and three slots are vacant that are expected to go to the allies including one to the MGP and two to Independents.

Goa chief minister Pramod Sawant on Sunday distributed portfolios to the eight ministers in his cabinet. (PTI PHOTO.)
Goa chief minister Pramod Sawant on Sunday distributed portfolios to the eight ministers in his cabinet. (PTI PHOTO.)
Published on Apr 03, 2022 09:07 PM IST
ByGerard de Souza
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