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Mandrekar to create 34 panchayat secy posts

In a bid to stem corrupt practices in village administration, the newly appointed Minister of Panchayats, Dayanand Mandrekar, will shortly create 34 posts for “panchayat secretaries”.

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Shantaram lobbying to facilitate Goans to get emigration checks conducted within state

For the past two years, residents of Goa who have not completed their school education are being issued passports with the Emigration Check Required restriction. Those traveling abroad on such passports are thus forced to travel to Mumbai to undergo the check. Rajya Sabha MP Shantaram naik has been lobbying with the Ministry of External Affairs to facilitate Goans to …

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State Congress party celebrates Nehru’s 125th birth anniversary

The state Congress party on Friday paid its tributes to the first  Prime minister of the country, late Jawaharlal Nehru  on his 125th birth anniversary. The day was  also marked as children’s day as Jawaharlal was called ‘Chacha Nehru’ because of his love for children throughout the state.

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Mickky, Avertano likely to get cabinet berths

The Bharatiya Janata party’s legislature wing  held a marathon session on Thursday at the secretariat. Allotment of portfolios and expansion of the cabinet were among the topics discussed at the meeting. Breaking the suspense, it was informed that Nuvem legislator Francisco Xavier Pacheco and navelim MLA Avertano Furtado will be inducted in the cabinet on Saturday.

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‘Bankers’ Nov 12 strike will have no impact on economy’

The proposed nationwide bank strike on November 12 will have little or no impact on the Indian economy or bank customers,  said Alpana killawala , spokeswoman for the reserve bank of India. Bankers in goa said that the strike may be called off at the last moment.

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Parsekar takes charge as CM

New chief minister Laxmikant Parsekar took charge of his office on Tuesday. He identified  unemployment as one of the immediate challenges before him.

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Parrikar urged to vacate Dabolim space occupied by Navy

Former revenue minister and vice president of the state Nationalist congress party Jose Philip Dsouza on Monday urged the central defense minister to impress upon the navy to vacate the space occupied by them, in order to develop it into a full fledged airport.

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Youth detained for stealing bulldozer

A youth identified as Sushant Naik was detained on Saturday by the Curchorem police for his alleged role in stealing a ripper-bulldozer parked near Kashti Mines. The police have launched a manhunt for his accomplices.

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