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Govt school teachers protest over lack of job placements in schools

There are about 250 unemployed government school teachers and the number is rising, with the academic year starting in June.On Tuesday teachers met to discuss their issues and said that they would protest if their demands are not met.One of the issues discussed was that the government was giving out licenses to private schools. Read More »

Congress likely to move HC over ‘constitutional crisis’

The Congress is exploring the possibility of filing a petition in the High Court alleging Constitution crisis in Goa. GPCC Chief Girish Chodankar reiterated how there was no action over Congress’ memorandum from the Governor’s office. Read More »

Congress attacks BJP’s doublespeak on Mhadei issue

Ahead of BJP national President Amit Shah’s visit to the state, his statements on Mhadei during Karnataka poll rallies may come to haunt him.The BJP has already begun Damage Control. But really?While Shripad Naik has completely denied Shah making any such statement, he says Goa and Karnataka can peacefully settle the matter. Read More »

NGO locks Mining dept; hands over key to police

Goa Foundation and other NGOs on Saturday locked the mines department and handed over the keys to the Panaji police.The reason: the department is not functioning and should be permanently closed.Goa Foundation also said that they will start talks with truckers and other stakeholders to restart mining in Goa as government even after 3 months after the closure of mining ... Read More »

Amit Shah to address BJP workers in Goa on Sunday

National president of Bharatiya Janata Party Amit Shah is coming to Goa on Sunday and will address the party’s booth-level workers to energize them for the Lok Sabha elections next year.The job of organizing the workers seminar at Shyama Prasad Mukherji stadium has been assigned to BJP’s Taleigao Mandal. Read More »

Goa BJP says tribunal order on Mhadei binding on ‘all’, Cong still mum

Eyeing on Karnataka election, BJP’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi has assured out of court settlement on Mhadei issue and Mhadei water to people of Karnataka.But his MP in Goa, Narendra Savoikar says verdict of the tribunal would be binding on all. The Congress is mum.It will make the statement on Saturday evening after Karnataka election is over. Read More »

2-3 Cong MLAs to meet Amit Shah? Cong says no more for sale

Ahead of BJP President Amit Shah’s visit to Goa, Health Minister Vishwajit Rane has dropped a bombshell. He says that at least 2 to 3 Congress MLAs will meet the BJP president Amit Shah.Obviously to join the BJP. But Congress has dismissed the claim. GPCC President Girish Chodankar has said no more Congress MLAs are for sale, hinting at Vishwajeet, ... Read More »

No crisis, no need of new CM, but don’t know when Parrikar is back: BJP

The ruling Bharatiya Janata Party has denied the allegation of Congress that there is economic and political crisis in Goa since Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar is away in the US for treatment for over two months.It has dismissed the Congress demand to appoint a new chief minister. But nobody knows when Parrikar would be back. Read More »

Cong demands scrapping of PDAs before the stir spreads

Two Congress MLAs and the Congress party have once again demanded. Scrap the PDAs and amend the Town and Country Planning Act before the situation worsens. Because the agitation against the PDAs is spreading all over Goa. And there is also no chief minister to handle these crucial matters. Read More »

Goa gets pre-monsoon showers, but with few damages

Heavy Pre-monsoon showers accompanied by howling winds, thunder and lightning struck the coastal state uprooting trees causing destruction and plunging the state in darkness early in the intervening night of Wednesday and Thursday.The South Goa District Disaster Management Authority has set up Control Rooms in all the talukas of the district. Read More »