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Madkaikar & Palyekar give their one-year report

As Parrikar led coalition completes one year in office, two cabinet ministers, Power Minister Pandurang Madkaikar & Water Resources Minister Vinoda Palyekar briefed media on their one-year progress.Power Department will link north grid to the south grid so as to provide uninterrupted power to the state if one grid fails. There are also projects in the pipeline to improve the ... Read More »

Azgaonkar’s U-turn leaves everyone confused!

MGP minister Babu Azgaonkar has left everyone confused.His sudden shift of stand on Mopa airport from Saturday to Tuesday leaves us with just one question: What changed in 72 hours? From ‘stop the work at Mopa’ on Saturday to ‘Mopa airport is a necessity for Goa’ on Tuesday. Please like & share: Read More »

Goa govt wants partial running of mining before mines are auctioned

Goa government is seriously thinking of finding a way out to keep the mining industry running partially by allowing transport of the ore extracted till 15th of March.In view of this, the three-member committee of ministers is planning a cabinet meeting also invite central ministers to Goa to meet the mining dependents. Please like & share: Read More »

2nd extension granted, Mining ops to carry till March 15th

The mining lease holders get relief of another two crucial days.The pressure tactics have worked.On the recommendation of Directorate General of mines safety, mining activity in Goa will continue till 15th March as opposed to the earlier date that was March 13th.Director of mines has extended the date of extraction till March 15th . Please like & share: Read More »

PDA protesters confront Vijai, Minister promises ‘justice’

And finally the locals protesting against Greater Panaji PDA confronted TCP minister Vijai Sardesai on the issue. The sarpanches of St Cruz, Bamboli, Chimbel and St Andre submitted the memorandum to denotify their villages from the PDA.The Minister has promised to look into the matter however stated that vertical development in some cases is inevitable. Please like & share: Read More »

Will BJP-led cabinet agree to dissolve Assembly for mid-term poll?

Many politicians from ruling and opposition predict that Goa may go for mid-term Assembly election along with Lok Sabha next year.But that can happen only if the existing Assembly is dissolved. And when there is no constitutional crisis, the cabinet has to recommend it.Goa Pradesh chief Shantaram Naik feels that parties in the ruling coalition will not agree on dissolving ... Read More »

Central Ministers should come down to Goa: Michael

As the deadline for Supreme Court’s order on mining ban approaches, BJP MLAs are raising their apprehensions one by one over the court’s order on the stoppage of mining in the 88 mines.Deputy Speaker Michael Lobo says there’s no clarity over the present state of affairs and suggests that Central Ministers come down to Goa and sort out the matter ... Read More »

3 wards of Sarvorde left high and dry

Three wards in Savorde panchayat are yet to get piped water in this day and age.A free flow of water is still a far fetched dream for Guddemol, Ambea udok and Feri udok wards of Sardorvem The foundation stone for a water tank was laid in 2011.At least two more tanks were to be constructed under the JICA project. Please ... Read More »

3-ministers’ Com only till 31 March, CM to preside Cabinet meets

The arrangement of governance made is not till Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar returns from the USA after his treatment in April. It’s only till the end of this month.31st of March. Even the 3-member advisory committee of three ministers is only for this month.And the decisions it can take are also limited to the financial year ending. What after 31st ... Read More »

No solution possible to mining crisis till Parrikar comes back: Cabral

Goa MLAs are trying for an alternate solution on Goa’s mining than the Supreme Court order.But it may not be possible until chief minister Manohar Parrikar returns from the USA after his treatment.Because Centre wants a cabinet decision from Goa.The MLAs have also postponed their next Delhi visit till 12th of March.But BJP MLA Nilesh Cabral claims that Parrikar is ... Read More »