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Consultation program to Combat Human trafficking

Consultation program to Combat Human trafficking

Panaji:  The Department of women and Child Development, Goa in collaboration with ARZ (Anyay Rahit Zindagi) Nodal NGO AHTU – Goa, is hosting a two-day consultation on September 17 and 18,  2019 to Combat Human…

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Withdraw illegal police security given to former Minister Pandurang Madkaikar demands Aires

Withdraw illegal police security given to former Minister Pandurang Madkaikar demands Aires

Adv. Aires Rodrigues has today demanded that the Goa Government immediately withdraw the unlawful police security being given to former Transport Minister and Cumbarjua MLA Pandurang Madkaikar. In a letter to the Chief Secretary, Adv.…

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Govt to request NGT to vacate stay order on Beach Shack Policy

Govt to request NGT to vacate stay order on Beach Shack Policy

Panaji: Hour after NGT stayed implementation of Beach Shack Policy, Chief Minister Pramod Sawant chaired an emergency high-level meeting with the tourism stakeholders to discuss the way forward. Speaking to media persons post meeting, Tourism…

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NGT shocker for tourism; stays Beach Shack Policy

NGT shocker for tourism; stays Beach Shack Policy

Panaji: In a major setback to the upcoming Goa tourism season, the National Green Tribunal (NGT)  has stayed the enforcement of Beach Shack Policy 2019-22 pending finalization and submission of Coastal Zone Management Plan (CZMP).…

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We should not let tourism industry to go in the hands of non-Goans: CM 

We should not let tourism industry to go in the hands of non-Goans: CM 

Panaji: Chief Minister Pramod Sawant on Thursday said that the casinos are “one of the important” part of  the tourism of the state as it attracts several tourists, who would like to visit it. “During…

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Job recruitment confusion: CM says “Urgent” posts will be allowed to be filled

Job recruitment confusion: CM says “Urgent” posts will be allowed to be filled

Panaji: Chief Minister Pramod Sawant today said that government will allow filling up of “urgent” posts, till the Goa Staff Selection Commission is functional, after seeking approval from Personnel department. Speaking to reporters after chairing…

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Directorate of industries appointed Noda Officer NIPA  

Directorate of industries appointed Noda Officer NIPA  

Panaji: Government of Goa has appointed Director, Directorate  of Industries, Trade and Commerce, Panaji as a Nodal Officer of the State to interact and provide assistance to Invest India, the National Investment Promotion Agency (NIPA) set…

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Whatsapp us pothole photos with location!!!! PWD Minister appeals public

Whatsapp us pothole photos with location!!!! PWD Minister appeals public

Panaji: PWD Minister Deepak Pauskar has appealed people to Whatsapp the photography along with Google location of the potholes for immediate action. Public are hereby informed to forward photography along with Google location of any…

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Raj Bhavan darshan closed for visitors

Raj Bhavan darshan closed for visitors

The Raj Bhavan has decided to close the Raj Bhavan Darshan to the visitors from September 12, 2019 to October 1, 2019.

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Govt to review situation after Cotigao locals claim spotting tiger in the wild

Govt to review situation after Cotigao locals claim spotting tiger in the wild

Canacona: The Goa government will review a situation after people living in state’s Cotigao Wildlife Sanctuary in South District reported tiger sightings in the area raising the pitch to declare the forest as the reserve.…