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NGO denounces govt’s policies on casinos

MARGAO: Aam Aurat Admi Against Gambling (AAAAG) at its meeting held on Sunday strongly condemned the cabinet’s decision to allow the offshore casinos in the Mandovi river and has called upon the people to "Push the casinos out before they push you out".

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Goa failed to make most of central schemes, says Shripad

PANAJI: Observing that the state government has dismally failed to take benefits of the central schemes such as Jawaharlal Nehru National Urban Renewal Mission and others, the North Goa Member of Parliament, Mr Shripad Naik on Sunday said that a number of states have received crores of rupees towards such schemes, but Goa is lagging far behind.

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Chorao woman, son died of burn injuries: SDM

PANAJI: Postmortem conducted on the bodies of Raghavi Wadekar (35) and her minor son, Manjunath from Kerem, Chorao, who had torched herself and her son on Friday, has revealed that both died due to burn injuries, informed the sub divisional magistrate, Tiswadi, Mr Shabaji Shetye.

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Pak film delegate for tie-up with India in film-making

PANAJI: Stating that India is the ‘Big Brother’ of Pakistan as far as film-making is concerned and her country needs to approach India for film co-productions as well as training for Pakistani actors and directors, the chairperson of the senate standing committee on culture, Pakistan, Ms Nilofar Bakhtiar on Saturday said that long time and lot of pressure have gone into allowing the release of Indian films in Pakistan, and their telecast on Pakistani television channels.

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