Wednesday , 24 October 2018

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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 »

HC stays tree cutting at Mopa

Anti Mopa activists are ecstatic. On Thursday the HC stayed the felling of trees at the Mopa airport site. The stay has been allowed for one month.Also, the Mopa case has been listed at the Supreme Court. And this after a two year. The HC has also directed Principal Chief Conservator of Forests to act as Appellate Authority and decide ... Read More »

We want mining to continue, tell Centre: MLAs to guv

Mining delegation met Governor Mridula Sinha to submit the memorandum asking for mining activities to continue in the state post-March 15th.The governor needs to take the matter forward now, PWD Minister and part of the three-member advisory committee, Sudin Dhalvikar. The onus is now on the Governor to take up the matter and write to the Centre on the issue, ... Read More »

River nationalization: Cong, GF on same page, say no way

The opposition Congress alleged that river nationalization, and regularization of illegal houses is a sinister move by the BJP to finish Goa.On the other hand, Goa Forward reiterated its stand that it was against river nationalization and that it would always support the demands of fishermen as long as they were just. Please like & share: Read More »

AAP criticises Parrikar move on committee formation

The Aam Admi party on Wednesday criticized the formation of the 3 member advisory committee by the chief minister.AAP spokesman Pradip Padgaokar told Goa 365 that with so many issues happening in the state including the closure of mining, video conferencing was not the way the state should be run. Please like & share: Read More »

Ministers’ Com is fine, but where’s the order, asks BJP minister Francis

Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar has appointed an advisory committee of three ministers to run the government in his absence. But BJP minister Francis D’Souza is still waiting for a written order to run the government. He is also not clear how the cabinet meetings would be held. He was prepared to take temporary charge as CM. But he will abide ... Read More »

There are no leases only owners in Goa Mining: Nilesh Cabral

BJP MLA Nilesh Cabral has said that union minister Piyush Goel threatened to jail Goa MLAs is half the story. He later apologized and also assured to help to resolve Goa’s mining issue. The BJP ministers & MLAs are now once again going to Delhi to meet union ministers of mines, finance and law. Also the prime minister if possible. ... Read More »