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Editorial

Misuse Of Public Money By Tourism Department

THE public accounts committee (PAC) of the Goa Assembly has found that the participation of the tourism department and the…

An Extra Burden On Power Consumers

The government has proposed to levy a public lighting duty of five and eight paise per unit on power consumers…

Union Budget Is More Politics Than Economics

The 2019-2020 ‘interim’ Union budget has obviously to do more with politics than economics, as the elections to the Lok…

Taking Steps To Reduce Maternal Mortality Rate

Goa boasts of excellent health parameters. However, the Economic Survey 2018-19 has indicated two negative aspects in health care: There…

A Clean Goa Still A Distant Dream

Governor Mridula Sinha told the Assembly on Wednesday that the state government was committed to make Goa open defecation free…

A New Illusion For Fish Eaters Of Goa

The Goa government has failed to set up a credible system for checking fish coming from other states for compliance…

Overambitious Moves Of Dhavalikar Brothers

All does not seem to be well within the state’s ruling coalition, especially because Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar has been…

Impose Severe Penalties On Weight-Manipulating Jewellers

A major scandal has been unearthed with the seizure of 72 weighing machines used by jewellers and goldsmiths across Goa…

Child Protection Law Remains On Paper

A team of the Goa State Commission for Protection of Child Rights failed to rescue 50 vulnerable children from the…

Police Must End Violence By Traffic Violators

IN yet another incident of public rage against traffic sentinels a person was attacked by a mob at Vasco on…