Wednesday , 22 May 2019

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Mini storm creates havoc in Ponda

Ponda was hit by gusty winds and heavy rains accompanied by thunder and lightning on Friday evening. Initially, it started getting dark at around 3 in the evening before it started raining heavily. Then strong winds rocked the area pulling down trees, electricity poles including a transformer being uprooted from its moorings. Read More »

Goa pharmacies observe one-day bandh to protest online medicine sale

Pharmacies across Goa observed a one day bandh to protest against medicines being sold online.Members of the chemist and druggist association closed their establishments in support of the nation-wide bandh called by All India Chemist association. Over 8 lakh chemist closed their pharmacies across India in solidarity. Read More »

Cabinet decides to work as ‘shock absorber’ in Parrikar’s absence

In the absence of Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar, the rest of the cabinet plans to act as a shock absorber, so that the impact of collapsed administration is not felt by the people.In view of this, the ministers met on Thursday.But they call it a review meeting, not a formal cabinet meeting.The chief minister is undergoing treatment in Delhi. Read More »

Sangemkars threaten to stop dam water, vote against BJP if Prasad not given GTDC

After cabinet reshuffle, now there is a rising demand to get better corporations. Sanguem MLA Prasad Gaonkar is on a forefront of this.The councillors and sarpanches of Sanguem have come forward in his support. If not ministry, they have demanded Tourism Development Corporation for him.If not, they plan to work against the BJP in the Lok Sabha election and stop ... Read More »

Congress to take judicial route against BJP corruption, plans to target CM

The Congress is planning to file either criminal cases or coThat too for their alleged involvement in corruption cases.The plan would be announced on 4th of October.GPCC president Girish Chodankar said they had identified various issues including the 88 mining lease renewals that were struck down by the court, the issue of the settlement and payment of SEZ interest, rents ... Read More »

Milind Urban Dev Minister, Nilesh Power Minister, portfolios reallocation next week

Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar has finally dropped his two ailing ministers Francis D’Souza and Pandurang Madkaikar.And in their place, Nilesh Cabral and Milind Naik were sworn in on Monday evening.Milind is the Urban Development Minister and Cabral is the Power Minister, the portfolios of their predecessors. The actual portfolio reallocation would, however, take place next week. Read More »

Formalin: Vishwajit goes on offensive, high powered team conducts tests in Panaji, Margao

Goa fish is safe.This is what FSSAI’s Dr Bhaskar told media after a day of sampling by CIFT scientists Dr Lali, FDA personnel and Health Minister Vishwajit Rane himself.However, Dr Baskar admitted that the word permissible limit was not valid and not correct.The government in a bid to ease the disquiet in the Goan populace about fish, the Health Minister ... Read More »

We have a leader, Babu: Luizinho

The Congress on Monday has categorically said that its leader is Babu Kawlekar.The CLP leader and leader of opposition, Navelim MLA Luizinho Faleiro said that Babu was elected by the Congress legislators and his name approved by the Congress high command. Read More »

Cong finds Formalin in Madgao fish, Vishwajeet denies, blasts Congmen

Controversy over Formalin has erupted once again. Because the Congress leaders claimed to have found Formalin in the fish in Madgao market.As the news broke out, Health Minister Vishwajeet Rane convened an emergency press conference.More than dealing with formalin issue, he went on attacking Congress leaders and specifically its President Girish Chodankar. Read More »

Are all 16 Cong MLAs together? Ask Vijai & Vinay

Goa Forward President Vijai Sardesai and BJP President Vinay Tendulkar have blasted the Congress party. Both of them feel that Congress won’t be able to keep all the 16 MLAs together.Vijai has also said that Congress is doing nothing to win over the coalition partners in the present government. Read More »