Saturday , 22 September 2018

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Michael & Cabral to replace Francis & Madkaikar?

It is now certain that Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar will drop his two ailing ministers – Francis D’Souza and Pandurang Madkaikar. Right now, two names are being speculated as the replacement – Nilesh Cabral and Michael Lobo.But the final decision would be taken only after Parrikar returns from the USA after his treatment. He is leaving on the 9th of ... Read More »

Rs 108.43 Cr loss by Mines department: CAG

CAG report tabled in the house on Friday pulled up the Mines department for failing to correctly assess the amount of stamp duty and registration fee amounting to a loss of 108.43 crore rupee loss.The report also pointed out loopholes identifying beneficiaries under the Dayanand Social Security Scheme and Griha Aadhar Scheme. Please like & share: Read More »

Aug 3rd import ban ends; Govt opens two entry points

Fish import ban in Goa ends on August 3rd. The Government, Friday onwards has decided to open only two entry points at Patradevi and Pollem.All other entries are shut. Special teams will be placed at both the check post keep a strict watch. Two entry points for the fish transporters are Polem in South Goa & Patradevi in North Goa. ... Read More »

No funds for infrastructure until National Games: Babu

Sports Minister Babu Azgaonkar told the house that all state sports infrastructure besides the one needed for the National Games 2019 will be done only after the completion of the games due to the paucity of funds.He said that the government is now focusing on the upcoming National Games to be held in Goa early next year Please like & ... Read More »

Mhadei diversion: CM says Goa acting against K’taka

At the beginning of the Assembly session, water resources minister Vinod Palyekar had promised to file contempt case against Karnataka over illegal Mhadei diversion within 2 days but that didn’t happen.On Thursday, it issue was raised by Congress’ Alexo Reginald. Chief Minister Parrikar though refrained from disclosing Goa’s strategy yet confirmed that action against neighbouring state is taken as per ... Read More »

Fracas at Cutbona jetty, Boat owners on strike

It was a chaotic day at Cutbona Jetty as officials of fisheries arrived without prior intimation.The boat owners, agents and local fishermen at spot were left agitated as the dept officials tried to allegedly impose new rules from fisheries department on them.Refusing to budge, now boat owners have gone of strike. Please like & share: Read More »

Illegal hill cutting in Canacona; Minister promises action

Revenue Minister Rohan Khaunte promised to take action against any hill cutting incidents that were brought to his notice.He told the house during question hour on Wednesday that the flying squad concept would be fine-tuned to plug the gaps. Please like & share: Read More »

Claude all for mining dependents, wants Govt recovery also for them

Claude Alvares has promised all help to mining workers, retrenched or otherwise, and stakeholders who had come to meet him on Monday.He said that they should all go to the chief minister, mines minister, mines secretary and ask them why the government has not used crores of rupees recovered from illegal mining was not used for the welfare of mining ... Read More »

Margao Advocate takes Formalin Row to courts

The formalin issue has reached the courts on Monday.After the issue was hotly discussed in the assembly and outside, now an advocate Rajiv Gomes has filed a petition in the court seeking directions from it to the police to investigate and get to the bottom of the matter. Please like & share: Read More »