Thursday , 24 January 2019

Goa News

SC pulls up Goa, other states for not setting up ‘human rights courts’

PANAJI: The Supreme Court (SC) has pulled up all states including Goa for not setting up ‘Human Rights Courts’ and issued notices to the chief secretaries over non-compliance of its earlier verdict to set up special court in each district headed by session judge for speedy trial in cases of human rights violations. Please like & share: Read More »

Walk the path of peace, harmony, Archbishop’s advice to faithful

VASCO: Archbishop Filipe Neri Ferrao on Wednesday appealed to the people of Goa to be messengers of love, peace and harmony and serve the humanity by following in the footsteps of St Joseph Vaz, who was a follower and disciple of Jesus Christ. Please like & share: Read More »

Cabral directs to clear storerooms, scrapyards at Aquem power house

MARGAO: Power Minister Nilesh Cabral conducted a surprise inspection of Vidyut Bhavan, Aquem, checking on the systems in place at the office and issuing directions to officials working at the department to clear its store and scrap yards. Please like & share: Read More »

Lobo blames CM for nuisance on beaches

PANAJI: Calangute MLA and Deputy Speaker Michael Lobo on Tuesday blamed Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar for the nuisance on beaches created by drunk domestic tourists. Please like & share: Read More »

Petrol dearer by Rs 1 per litre

PANAJI: The state government on Tuesday made all-round changes in tax rates of commodities outside the purview of GST, such as fuel and liquor. Please like & share: Read More »

Schedule for HSSC, SSC examinations announced

PANAJI : The Goa Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education has announced the schedule of the 2019 HSSC and SSC examinations, with the HSSC examination commencing from February 28, while the SSC examination to be held from April 2. Please like & share: Read More »

Parsekar rolls up his sleeves for Mandrem by-election

PANAJI: Claiming that all the members of the Mandrem mandal of the Bharatiya Janata Party are fully backing him, senior BJP leader and former chief minister Laxmikant Parsekar said that he has started the groundwork for the forthcoming by-election in Mandrem constituency. Please like & share: Read More »

HC pushes govt on disposal of solid waste

PANAJI: Pushing for the disposal of solid waste, the High Court of Bombay at Goa has directed the state government to provide an up-to-date report on common waste treatment facilities and to also inform it by January  23, 2019 whether setting up of a plastic disposal plant is under consideration. Please like & share: Read More »

GMPF pins high hopes on Shah’s promise

Goa Mining People’s Front  president Puti Gaonkar tells  SOIRU VELIP in an interview that  he has high hopes  of Amit Shah keeping his word to the GMPF delegation  on early solution to Goa’s mining tangle Please like & share: Read More »