Thursday , 17 January 2019

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Tuem Factory, Vasco house gutted in fire

A cement block factory at the Tuem Industrial estate was completely gutted in a fire on Saturday afternoon. Nine factory workers were injured in the fire. In another case a house was completely gutted in a fire on Friday night. Luckily the residents were not at home. Here’s more. Fire officer Namdev Parwar says that the fire could be as ... Read More »

Traffic police collect 3 cr from South Goa

2,59,729 traffic challans were issued in South Goa. And the traffic cell has recovered more than 3 crore rupees from these. This amount was collected during the enforcement drives carried out in 2018. Please like & share: Read More »

ITI employees union alleges scam in ITI schemes, functioning

The Goa ITI employees union has alleged that there is a 40 odd crore rupees scam in the centre of excellence scheme in the ITI’s of the state.They want an inquiry into the issue.They also alleged that the ITI merit scholarship is not working and they are still following a 6 day week while all government and government affiliated bodies ... Read More »

TTAG says tourism on decline in state, suggests ways to revive trade

Tourist arrivals in the state are on the decline. This is official and confirmed by the Tourism and Travel Association of Goa.The tourism association says that emphasis on Goan food, culture, festivals, music and the original laid back way of life is the way to draw tourists back. But are we going to kill the golden goose? Please like & ... Read More »

Trajano knocks HC doors over RTI document price hike

Now anyone who wants RTI information will have to pay 50 rupees per page. Now RTI strongman, and politician Trajano D’mello has filed an application in the High Court to reduce the rates.Trajano has accused the Revenue department for hiking the price without taking people into confidence. The origoanl price was 2 rupees per page. He has alleged that the ... Read More »

IT park for Goans, there will be no environmental damage, Kaunte seeks to calm waters.

IT Minister Rohan Khaunte assured Goans that the IT park project is in the interest of Goans and promised that there would be no environmental damage.IT Minister Rohan Khaunte assured Goans that the IT park project is in the interest of Goans and promised that there would be no environmental damage.He said the Chimbel lake, at the centre of controversy ... Read More »

Mining dependents to block NH, show black flags to BJP MPs

Parliament session is over.But no bill on amending Mining Act.And till date, no news of meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi.Mining dependents have thus decided to block the national highway on 21st January if meeting with PM does not take by 16th January. Please like & share: Read More »

Homeless Mopa Dhangars crying for land ownership

Displaced dhangars of Mopa have come up with a strange request. They don’t want to live in the new concrete houses they have been provided. Because they are falling.Instead, they prefer to rebuild their houses in Kasarvarne with the wooden material of old houses. This is the kind of confidence our government is building among the poor people. Please like ... Read More »

Cong opposes logistic hub in Panaji

Congress has opposed the logistic park which is to be come up in Panaji.Congress feels that having the logistic park in the capital would worsen the chaos already present especially with regard to roads and water supply. Congress has demanded that government announce a white paper on the project and inform everybody how many Goans would get jobs at the ... Read More »

Passengers hit by Goa Bandh, KTC provides little relief

The Goa Bandh had a partial impact on the daily routine in the tourist state on Wednesday but passengers were largely affected.Total bandh was witnessed only in Bicholim, with market shut down.Passengers had to face a tough time as private buses remained off the road in most of the parts of Goa.Ferry services were also shut down in the morning. ... Read More »