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Congress reminds Monserratte about his casino promise

Congress reminds Monserratte about his casino promise

Panaji: The congress party today reminded BJP Panaji MLA Atanasio Monserratte about his election promise to shift off shore casinos out of River Mandovi within 100 days. Goa Pradesh Congress Committee (GPCC) President Girish Chodankar…

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Union Home Minister Amit Shah arrives in Goa

Union Home Minister Amit Shah arrives in Goa

Panaji: Union Home Minister Amit Shah arrived in Goa on Thursday to chair the 24th meeting of Western Zonal Council which is attended by representatives from three states and two union territories. Maharashtra Chief minister…

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Congress says they are ready to offer mineral water bottles to Shah

Congress says they are ready to offer mineral water bottles to Shah

Panaji: In an apparent dig at state government for failing to restore the water supply to the capital city for last seven days, Congress party in Goa on Wednesday taunted that they are ready to…

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Fines after Fines show State is not fine: AAP

Fines after Fines show State is not fine: AAP

The recent imposition of fine of ₹1crore and ₹10,000 by the National Green Tribunal for every day’s delay in furnishing report on private forests is yet another instance that reflects the complete decay in the…

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Thank God, BJP is not blaming Nehru for pipe bust at Kerye, Ponda: Chodankar

Thank God, BJP is not blaming Nehru for pipe bust at Kerye, Ponda: Chodankar

Panaji: Alleging that BJP has a habit of blaming Jawaharlal Nehru for everything, Congress Goa chief Girish Chodankar said “thank God, they have not blamed him for pipe bust at Ponda.” Addressing a press conference, Chodankar…

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Amit Shah to chair Western Zone Council meeting in Goa on Aug 22 

Amit Shah to chair Western Zone Council meeting in Goa on Aug 22 

Panaji: The upcoming meeting of Western Zone Council to be chaired by Union Home Minister Amit Shah would be held in Panaji on August 22, Goa chief minister Pramod Sawant said. Sawant told reporters that…

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Govt has no will to listen to Gadgil: AAP

Govt has no will to listen to Gadgil: AAP

AAM AADMI PARTY has said that the government has always shown unfriendly attitude towards environment of the state with severe compromises made only to protect interests of those capable of throwing money, thus making the…

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Modi-led government to take many decisions, party to lead country for next 25 years: Sawant

Modi-led government to take many decisions, party to lead country for next 25 years: Sawant

Panaji: Goa chief minister Pramod Sawant on Sunday claimed that Narendra Modi-led government is scheduled to take many decisions after which BJP will continue ruling the country for next 25 years. Sawant was addressing workers’…

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Sonia Gandhi should make statement on centre’s decision on J&K: Chouhan

Sonia Gandhi should make statement on centre’s decision on J&K: Chouhan

Panaji: Former Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister and BJP leader Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Sunday demanded that Congress party President Sonia Gandhi should make the statement on centre’s decision to revoke Article 370 from Jammu and…

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Tiswadi and Ponda continue to suffer water crisis; Congress wants govt to fix accountability  

Tiswadi and Ponda continue to suffer water crisis; Congress wants govt to fix accountability  

Panaji: As the taps in Tiswadi and Ponda taluka runs dry for third day, the Congress party has demanded high-level inquiry into the collapse of retaining wall at Curti-Khandepar, where the National Highway widening work…