Monday , 18 February 2019


Make A Service Road For Zuari Diversion

A high-level meeting of the state government failed to arrive at a decision on the issue of diversion of vehicular traffic on the Cortalim-Verna stretch. The contractor of the new eight-lane bridge over the River Zuari has sought closure of 3.5-k stretch of the Panaji-Margao road for at least a year. This involves diversion of traffic via the Sancoale-Chicalim-Airport route. ... Read More »

Waiting And Waiting For A Mining Corridor

AFTER much delay, the state government has approved the proposal for construction of a dedicated mining corridor in South Goa at a cost of Rs 179 crore. Please like & share: Read More »

Protecting Offline Retailers From E-Commerce Firms

The central government has tightened norms to regulate the business activities of the e-commerce firms. They have been barred from selling products of the companies in which they have stake. Please like & share: Read More »

Fighting Corruption Should Be A Common Cause

The Accountability Court of Pakistan has convicted former prime minister of the country Nawaz Sharif and sentenced him to seven years in prison for corruption. Please like & share: Read More »

Cancer Spreads Quietly As FDA Sleeps Soundly

Though the state has prohibited manufacture, sale, distribution and consumption of tobacco and products containing tobacco extracts such as gutkha long ago to prevent spread of cancer, their sale continues. Please like & share: Read More »

Police Fail To Protect Sentinel From A Mob

BEING a traffic sentinel proved costly to a shopkeeper in Shiroda, who had to not only shut down his shop but also flee the village. The “crime” of the shopkeeper, who was dealing in mobiles and other electronic gadgets, Please like & share: Read More »

Why Plastic-Free Goa Remains A Pipe Dream

Goa’s dream of becoming a plastic-free state would remain a pipe dream as the government is not making any efforts to make environment-friendly and convenient alternatives to plastic bags easily available. Please like & share: Read More »