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Our nation has lost another great leader: Vishwajit Rane

Our nation has lost another great leader: Vishwajit Rane

Panaji: Health Minister Vishwajit Rane has said in the death of former union minister Arun Jaitley our nation has lost another great leader.  Rane tweeted: Our nation has lost another great leader!  Deeply saddened to…

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Goa CM Pramod Sawant condoles death of former union minister Arun Jaitley

Goa CM Pramod Sawant condoles death of former union minister Arun Jaitley

Panaji: Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant has expressed condolences over death of former Union Finance minister Arun Jaitley. In a tweet released this afternoon, Sawant said “Deeply saddened by the demise of former Finance Minister…

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Arun Jaitley, former finance minister and economic reformer, dies at 66

Arun Jaitley, former finance minister and economic reformer, dies at 66

Arun Jaitley, who as finance minister steered landmark reforms such as a nationwide goods and services tax and a bankruptcy code, passed away in All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Delhi on Saturday. He was…

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Resumption of mining in Goa is on a priority list, BJP President Amit Shah assures his party colleagues

Resumption of mining in Goa is on a priority list, BJP President Amit Shah assures his party colleagues

Dona Paula: Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Thursday assured the BJP leaders from the state that the resumption of mining activity is top on the priority for him. Shah met core committee of BJP…

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Union govt forms teams to assess damage in flood-affected States including Goa

Union govt forms teams to assess damage in flood-affected States including Goa

Panaji: Union Home Minister Amit Shah today said that Central teams have been constituted to visit the flood-affected areas to assess the damage and submit report. Shah, who chaired the 24th meeting of the Western…

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Ease e-visa for foreigners at Goa airport, Sopte urges union government 

Ease e-visa for foreigners at Goa airport, Sopte urges union government 

Panaji: Goa Tourism on Tuesday requested the Union  Ministry  for Tourism for easing of e- tourist visa  processes  at the Goa International Airport, Dabolim,  under the  E-Tourist Visa Facility for foreign  nationals  opting  for Goa …

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Special IAF drive for Goan youth to join the force: Shripad Naik

Special IAF drive for Goan youth to join the force: Shripad Naik

Panaji: With lesser youth from Goa taking armed forces as their career option, Union Minister of State for Defence Shripad Naik on Tuesday said that the attempts would made to encourage them join this challenging professional…

Education
Goa University to have late Manohar Parrikar School of Law and Governance

Goa University to have late Manohar Parrikar School of Law and Governance

Panaji: Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant on Tuesday announced the plans to establish School of Law and Governance in Goa University in the name of former CM late Manohar Parrikar. Sawant also said that the…

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Water to reach Panaji by wee hours of Wednesday

Water to reach Panaji by wee hours of Wednesday

Panaji: After a gap of six days, the drinking water will finally reach Panaji during wee hours of Wednesday. PWD Minister Dipak Pauskar said that the pipeline would be restored by 12 midnight today and…

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Dipak Pauskar says water supply to resume on Tuesday afternoon

Dipak Pauskar says water supply to resume on Tuesday afternoon

Panaji: After the taps running dry in several areas of the state including capital city of Panaji for last five days, State Public Works Department Minister Dipak Pauskar has said that the supply would be…