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Vasco vendors shut down vegetable market

After initiating anti-encroachment drive by Mormugao Muncipal Council, angry vendors of Vasco vegetables and fruit market shut down the market in protest on Monday.They alleged that MMC is harassing them. Police had to rush to ease the tension.Vendors have now threatened to close operations indefinitely if the issue is not sorted out. Please like & share: Read More »

Congress demands 10-day Assembly session

Congress has demanded a minimum 10-day Assembly session. The winter session beginning on 29th January will end in three days. The first day would be Governor’s address and only two days for Question Hour. The Congress Legislature Party met on Friday in view of the forthcoming Assembly session. Please like & share: Read More »

Dy Coll admits Milind’s villa is in Govt property, Cong wants action

The two storey villa of Urban Development Minister Milind Naik at Mormugao is again surrounded with controversy.Goa Youth Congress has filed objection before Deputy Collector Mahadev Arondekar not to give regularization certificate to Naik.Deputy Collector has admitted that it’s built in government property. Congress had earlier alleged that Milind Naik has constructed his villa illegally on government land in connivance ... Read More »

BJP youth take out funeral procession of Jitendra Deshprabhu

Congress spokesperson Jitendra Deshprabhu had quoted a Konkani aphorism Bapui Dakhai Na Jalyar Shraddh Kar regarding chief minister Manohar Parrikar.To protest this, Pedne Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha took out a funeral procession of Deshprabhu in Pedne and lit fire to his effigy in front of his palace. Please like & share: Read More »

Will Cortalim farmers agree to lease out their fields for a temporary parallel road?

Government is planning to build a temporary parallel road on Kuthali-Verna stretch rather than diverting the Madgao-Panaji traffic via Vasco for one year. But the major hurdle would be the issue of compensation.Many farmers have not been paid compensation till date of the field acquired earlier.PWD Minister Sudin Dhavalikar on Saturday visited the whole Kuthali-Verna stretch along with traffic police ... Read More »

Mandovi bridge opening postponed, but bridge to be ‘fully’ complete by 12 Jan

The inauguration of third Mandovi bridge has been postponed.Not because Congress has opposed it.But Prime Minister Narendra Modi is not available due to BJP’s national executive meeting from 11th to 13th January.The authorities however are confident that the bridge would be ready by 12th of January, as scheduled. Including the access road of Mershe. Nothing would remain incomplete. Please like ... Read More »

We are prepared for elections: Election Commission

The Election Commission is all prepared to hold any election and the revised draft voter’s roll would be published on 4th of January.Election Commissioner Ashok Lavasa visited Goa on Saturday and reviewed the preparedness of local election office for the forthcoming Lok Sabha election.No discussion took place on the bye-elections of Shiroda and Mandrem.On his way to Belgaum, election commissioner ... Read More »

Mining dependents plans to show black flags to PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi would be greeted in Goa with black flags when he comes here to inaugurate the third Mandovi bridge on 12th of January.Yes, from the mining dependents and all the opposition parties.This action would be then followed by Goa Bandh on a later date. This decision was taken at an all-party meeting convened by Goa People’s Mining ... Read More »

Beaches get crowded, tough time for life guards as sea water rises

With peak tourism season beginning during Christmas, Goa’s beaches have started becoming crowdy day by day.Life Guards are facing a tough time also because the water level has suddenly risen in the last four days. Especially on Calangute, Colva and Morji beaches. Police and life guards of Drishti are having a tough time in the coastal belt with number of ... Read More »

Minister Milind Naik faces corruption complaint for ‘illegal’ villa

Urban Development Minister Milind Naik is in a soup.Congress has filed a complaint before vigilance department and anti-corruption bureau.For building a bungalow in his Mormugao constituency illegally.The allegations are that it’s a government property and of illegal hill cutting. Please like & share: Read More »