Thursday , 17 January 2019

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Mapusa residents stage protest over erratic water supply

Right in the midst of Chovoth festivities, residents of Mapusa have not been receiving water for the past several days.On Tuesday they blocked the traffic outside the PWD office for half an hour. They later took a morcha to the office of the assistant engineer Belgaokar. Please like & share: Read More »

6 Cong MLAs to join BJP, claims Tendulkar, Digambar dismisses the claim

Bharatiya Janata Party’s state president Vinay Tendulkar has thrown a bomb. He claims that almost five to six MLAs of the Congress are willing to cross over and join the BJP or Goa Forward.He also admits that Congress camp is trying to poach the MLAs of the ruling coalition.But Congress leader and former Chief Minister Digambar Kamat has flatly denied ... Read More »

BJP-Cong battle over number game, Cong says it’s minority Govt

The ruling Bharatiya Janata Party as well as the opposition Congress has started battling over the number game. The BJP claims it has numbers to continue ruling.But the Congress claims that the government is reduced to minority. In fact the Congress has thrown an open challenge to the ruling coalition to prove it on the floor of the House. Please ... Read More »

CM could dissolve assembly, alleges cong; writes to Gov

The Congress party said that it was certain that the chief minister Manohar Parrikar would dissolve the government and install himself as the caretaker chief minister.He would then hold assembly polls along with Lok Sabha polls.Fearing this, the party had written to the governor on Wednesday asking her not to accept any resolution to dissolve the government from the chief ... Read More »

IGP Garg bribe issue: Munnalal to approach SC

Vasco-based businessman Munnalal Halwai will file a special leave petition in the Supreme Court asking for time-bound sanction to prosecute former Goa IGP Sunil Garg.The petition relates to the complaint filed by the businessman against then IGP Sunil Garg alleging that he had asked for a bribe. Please like & share: Read More »

Formalin detection kits work: Vishwajit

The government has justified its usage of kits to test Formalin in fish certifying to its efficacy.The health Minister Vishwajit Rane sent a counter to the allegations made by activists to the kits. Please like & share: Read More »

Govt buckled under pressure of fish agents in formalin case: AAP, Congress

It has been two months since Goans first learnt about the possibility of harmful formalin in their fish. Since then, till date, there have not been single FIR or investigation in the case. The FDA has failed to clarify whether there was formalin in it or not.But now Aam Aadmi party has obtained an internal inquiry report that exposes loopholes ... Read More »

Present bridges built with outdated technology; but safe as govt maintaining them

PWD Minister reassures Goans on safety of bridges, though they have been built with outdated technology – pre stressed cantilever.They are being maintained both by the PWD as well as the union ministry of surface transport.A team of IIT engineers have been employed by the government to keep a check on the bridges. The minister was brought out a lot ... Read More »

Tale of 21,000 sq mtr unutilised encroached land in Cuncolim

Aam Aadmi Party Convenor Elvis Gomes has written to the government over 21,000 square meter unutilized land in Panzarconi, Cuncolim. These are disputed properties under encroachment cases. Here’s the story This massive portion of land- approximately over 21,000 square meter land that was to be used by Housing Board in Panzarconi, Cuncolim has remained unutilized with cases of encroachment. Please ... Read More »

Price Rise: Bharat observes ‘bandh’, Goa Congress distributes pamphlets

It was a Monday of protests. Not just in Goa but the entire country. Congress & Left parties hit the streets to protest against skyrocketing petrol diesel and LPG prices.While rest of the country saw some violent protests, in Goa it was peaceful. Congress party workers stationed themselves at key petrol pumps and distributed pamphlets.Congress claims, BJP has collected more ... Read More »