Sunday , 23 September 2018

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Delhi HC orders probe against 2nd mining lease renewals

The Delhi High has directed the CBI to probe loss of 20,000 crore rupees due to 2nd mining lease renewals and submit a report within 3 months.The order was given on 3rd April 2018. The Apex court had earlier scrapped the renewals, but not specified any criminal action. Please like & share: Read More »

Goencho Avaz charge: BJP on defensive; Vijai appoints probe committee

Pushed on the back foot by NGO Goencho Avaz public accusations and naming of 14 politicians from both government and opposition. The government has now decided to set up a committee to probe the charges.The allegations made at a widely attended rally at Lohia Maidan Margao had accused them of converting land of all types including agricultural into the settlement. ... Read More »

GSUDA raises concerns over mixed waste being collected in Vasco

Goa State Urban Development Agency on Monday raised concerns over the increasing mixed waste that was being dumped at the Headland Sada plant on daily basis.MMC Chief Officer Agnelo Fernandes said that though the MMC has been making efforts to strictly implement the collection of segregated garbage in its door to door garbage collection. Please like & share: Read More »

Goencho Avaz drops big names, rally draws massive crowd

It was a rally that had representations from all walks of life.Accompanied by songs and presentations the well-attended rally at Margao’s historic Lohia Maidan reiterated the demand for scraping PDAs and ODPS and denotifying of the Regional plan 2021.The rally also named 15 names of those MLA who they had promised to reveal. Please like & share: Read More »

TCP dept slow, needs to upgrade: Vijai

TCP Minister Vijai Sardesai has once again reiterated that the controversy over RP 2021 is because large sections of the masses have been misled.Vijai also took on his own department arguing that it had failed to keep up the times.He also acknowledged that government has failed to make people aware of certain issues.TCP Minister Vijai Sardesai has blamed his own ... Read More »

Rs 48 lakh missing from Calangute panchayat coffers; FIR filed

Rs. 49.16 lakh has gone missing from Calangute panchayat coffers. The newly elected body which recently took over had appointed a CA to audit the accounts.The panchayat has registered a complaint & has written to the director of panchayats to conduct an inquiry into the alleged scam.The FIR was filed by panchayat secretary Raghuvir Bhagkar with the Calangute police. Please ... Read More »

Mining Ban: Vijai pitches for ordinance route

Central Government should come out with an ordinance to restart mining in the state, TCP Minister Vijai Sardesai said on Thursday.Vijai is part of the Cabinet Advisory Committee appointed by Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar to guide the cabinet till he returns to the state.He was addressing media during a public event at Mayem. Please like & share: Read More »

I am being targetted: Kenneth

Kenneth Silveira the man who was arrested last Wednesday and then released for a post on the Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar is now out and alleged that government is targeting him.And he was arrested to defame him and on orders of higher-ups. On 18th April he was arrested for allegedly claiming on Facebook that the chief minister Manohar Parrikar was ... Read More »

Formento workers upset over retrenchments; allege bias

After Sesa and Chowgule now Fomento has terminated workers from the mining business.The company says that they have been compensated. But workers say it is a nothing.They also prefer their jobs back instead of this compensation they say.Workers have threatened to agitate with their families in front of the company door if they are not taken back. Please like & ... Read More »

App-taxis profitable; but taxi owners should run it, not Govt: George

App-based taxi service and meters will benefit the taxi operators more than the present system.But this app should not be run by the government.The taxi operators should form their own cooperative and run it. And government should come down heavily on illegal taxi business.This is the suggestion of Goa’s former president of Taxi Operators’ Association George Fernandes. Please like & ... Read More »