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Left Strategy Cries for Change


ONE interpretation of the Cultural Revolution in China, some four decades ago, evokes justification for it. Mao Tse-tung wanted his party men and bureaucrats to go to the villages and stay there. His purpose was that they should imbibe the rigours of living in the countryside so that they would not be complacent when they returned to their chair.

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One-Eyed Government

The Goa government has announced implementation of the two-year-old cabinet decision to move offshore casinos from the Mandovi to at least a nautical mile from the shore.

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Political Impasse In Kashmir

As Kashmir reels under curfew with violent protests despite security restrictions, the Chief Minister, Mr Omar Abdullah has made a significant observation that the aspirations of the people of Kashmir cannot be assuaged only by development, good governance and economic packages; instead it needs a political solution.

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Mix reaction to Govt procuring local vegetables for consumers

PANAJI: A mix reaction prevails among Ponda farmers over the news that the state Government will procure local (ghaunty) vegetables from them and market it through the Goa State Horticulture Corporation Ltd (GSHCL) 300 retail carts and outlets.

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SAARC seminar in Goa

PANAJI: FICCI in collaboration with SAARC Chamber of Commerce and Industry is organising a seminar on economic freedom in South Asia: A catalyst for socio economic development on August 3 and seminar on trade facilitation: A catalyst for workable SAFTA on August 4 at Hotel Kenilworth, Goa.

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Adani buys coal mine in Australia

AHMEDABAD: Adani Enterprise Limited (AEL) today announced that they have concluded a binding agreement with Australia’s Linc Energy Ltd. To purchase their Galilee coal tenement in Queensland.

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Mariano Fernandes has been known for writing plays which have great entertainment value. Most of his previous ventures have been well appreciated and his new release titled Sogleank Nomoskar is running to packed houses.

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