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Cong attacks BJP on treatment of activists, calls arrest, release illegal

The Mhadei issue is getting hotter and hotter. After the agitations on Wednesday and the subsequent arrests, the Congress party has come down hard on the government. The Mhadei Bachao Andolan has also attacked the government saying that as it does not have the interests of the people at heart it does not have the right to rule. On Wednesday …

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Coming to Goa is like coming home, my first movie was shot in Goa : Big B

Coming to Goa is like coming home. My first film was shot in Goa and since then I have had many opportunities to work here and to experience Goans hospitality , Big B, Amitabh said during the inauguration of Dada Saheb Phalke Retrospective. Coincidently, it is 50 years since Amitabh has been in the film industry. Union Secretary Amit Khare, …

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Adivasis deserve space in Ayodhya Ram Mandir, Goa Guv starts new controversy

When a new Ram Mandir would be built in Ayodhya, the Trust should give space also to the tribals and low caste, who helped Sri Ram during his exile and to fight Lanka, says Goa Governor Satyapal Malik. No matter it becomes a controversy, he plans to write to the Trust in this regard. It was at the second Adivasi …

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Big B, Thailaiva inaugurates Golden Jubilee edition of IFFI

Union Information and broadcast Minister Prakash Javadekar, Chief Minister Pramod Sawant along with the Icon of Golden Jubilee of this IFFI Rajinikant and the legend of Indian Cinema Mr. Amitabh inaugurated the 9 days festival of cinema in the state. India’s best producer and Director Karan Johar kept the audience entertained until the end of the ceremony.

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Javdekar seeks 15 days more time on Mhadei row

After lot of hue and cry over the formation of committee on Mhadei issue, Union Minister for Environment and Forest Prakash Javdekar wants 15 days more to take a call on the issue. However, the the NGOs and political parties have refused to accept this and decided to go ahead with their protests. They are adamant that the consent letter …

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Mhadei echoes in IFFI, protestors arrested

Drama over Mhadei issue was witnessed in the film festival, during the inaugural of IFFI. Over 50 Congress workers were arrested for raising slogans in the stadium as well as in front IFFI venue in Panaji. On the other hand, leaders of Progressive Democratic Front & Goa Forward were also picked up by the police at the inaugural venue. Four …

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Javadekar issues letter on Mhadei, Opp condemns it

Union environment minister Prakash Javadekar has finally reacted. He has written to Goa CM that a committee will be set up to study if Kalsa-Banduri project is also for irrigation purpose. CM Pramod Sawant has welcomed it. But opposition parties and organisationsk have condemned it. The protestors want to meet Javadekar. If not, they have threatened consequences. The Union Environment …

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Lift Sect 144 during IFFI: Congress; Vijai accuses CM on Mhadei

Imposing section 144 during IFFI is completely unwarranted. Government should immediately lift it. The Congress has urged the Governor to direct the Government in this regard. On the other hand, Goa Forward leader Vijai Sardesai has also accused Chief Minister Dr Pramod Sawant for not arguing the case of Mhadei before National Green Tribunal. According to GPCC President Girish Chodankar, …

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CM &Vijai pull out skeletons from each other’s cupboards

The Chief Minister Pramod Sawant and his erstwhile colleague Vijai Sardesai are at daggers drawn. While Vijai alleged that CM has brought huge property at Dodamarg, CM raised questions about Vijai’s increasing assets. Like CM, Vijai has also denied the allegation. Both seems to be in a mood to pull out skeletons from each other’s cupboards. The chief minster on …

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Will not compromise or allow water diversion from Mhadei: CM

The chief minister Pramod Sawant on Monday said that he would not compromise on Mhadei river issue. And not allow even a drop of water to be diverted. He also counselled patience and said that a solution would be arrived at soon, reminding the media that the Union minister Prakash Javdekar was expected in the state in a couple of …

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