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EX Commissioner pressurized us to declare our wards as ODF- Mayor

EX Commissioner pressurized us to declare our wards as ODF- Mayor

Panaji: Days after being transferred from the post of Commissioner, IAS Shashank Tripathi is been accused by CCP Mayor Uday Madkaikar of pressuring the councilors to provide the certificates to declare their respective wards as…

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Efforts being made to remove potholes- PWD

Efforts being made to remove potholes- PWD

Panaji: The Public Work Department (PWD) in a press statement issued today has said that it is making constant efforts for repairs and maintenance works pertaining to removal of potholes, road safety etc. However during…

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37th GST Council meet begins

37th GST Council meet begins

Panaji: The 37th Meeting of Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council began in the host state of Goa with the preparatory meeting attended by officers from various states. Minister for Transport and Panchayat, Shri Mauvin Godinho…

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CM intervenes; Mining dependents call off their protest

CM intervenes; Mining dependents call off their protest

Panaji: The mining dependents have called off their scheduled protest outside a venue of Goods and Service Tax (GST) council meeting to be held tomorrow after Chief Minister Pramod Sawant assured to fix meeting with…

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Lokayukta to conduct detailed investigation in disproportionate assets case against Pandurang Madkaikar

Lokayukta to conduct detailed investigation in disproportionate assets case against Pandurang Madkaikar

Goa Lokayukta Justice P.K. Misra has decided to conduct a detailed investigation in the disproportionate assets case filed by Adv. Aires Rodrigues against former Power Minister Pandurang Madkaikar. The next hearing has been fixed on…

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Ahead of GST council meeting, tourism stakeholders reiterate their demands

Ahead of GST council meeting, tourism stakeholders reiterate their demands

Panaji: Ahead of Goods and Service Tax Council meeting scheduled to be held in Goa on September 20, the tourism stakeholders from the state have reiterated their demand to reduce the tax on room tariffs…

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Naval divers recover body of drowned boy at dudhsagar waterfall

Naval divers recover body of drowned boy at dudhsagar waterfall

In response to a request from Collector & District Magistrate office, South Goa District, a team of six Indian Navy divers from Goa Naval Area were expeditiously deployed on the night of 16/17 Sep to…

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CS directs DGP & home department to take action on complaints over police security provided to Atmaram Nadkarni & Pandurang Madkaikar

CS directs DGP & home department to take action on complaints over police security provided to Atmaram Nadkarni & Pandurang Madkaikar

Goa Chief Secretary Parimal Rai has directed the Director General of Police Pranab Nanda and the Additional Secretary Home Amarsen Rane to take necessary action on the complaints filed by Adv. Aires Rodrigues over the…

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Goa to get four MSME clusters from the union government: Vishwajit Rane

Goa to get four MSME clusters from the union government: Vishwajit Rane

New Delhi: Goa government is waiting for the allocation of four clusters of Micro Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) from the centre, State Industries Minister Vishwajit Rane said. Rane who called on Union MSME minister…

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Goa state election commission bags ‘Skoch Order of Merit Award, 2019’

Goa state election commission bags ‘Skoch Order of Merit Award, 2019’

Panaji: The Goa State Election Commission has won the National level ‘SKOCH Order of Merit Award’ for successful implementation of Election Management System (EMS).  The Award was today presented before the Governor Smt. Mridula Sinha by State…