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Urgent need of dividers along Madel road connected to Old Market Circle

Margao: Motorists try to find shortcuts to avoid waiting for the green light at a junction. In the case of the Old Market Circle in Margao, some motorists are bypassing the red light by driving on the slip-road along the Old-Market Colva road, taking a U turn and crossing over …

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The retaking of Goem 1,2,3: No BJP CM, no Mgp Cm & dissolution

Panjim/Delhi: The sudden admission of Health Minister Vishwajit Rane about Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar’s pancreatic cancer just 48 hours after he himself had said that revealing the latter’s nature of the illness was his family’s prerogative is much more than what meets the eye. Even Rane’s urgency to clean up …

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Navelim meeting resolves: revert to ballot paper voting

Margao: Navelim gram sabha on Sunday unanimously resolved to revert to ballot papers for voting in future and demanded doing away with the electronic voting machines. The gram sabha also decided to undertake a survey of the migrants living in the village considering the indecent behavior of some migrants. Voicing …

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Mapusa merchants to shut shop for 2 hours today

Mapusa: In protest against the “failure” of Mapusa Municipality to streamline vending activity and other issues in the municipal market, Mapusa Merchants Association members have decided to shut down their shops for two hours on Friday and undertake verification of vendors in the municipal market. Friday is the main Bazaar …

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Velingkar foresees early dissolution of the Assembly

Panjim: Former Goa RSS chief Subash Velingkar feels that the BJP is putting unnecessary pressure on Chief Minister Parrikar and opined that the Assembly could be dissolved anytime soon. The former state Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief said that BJP should appoint someone else to lead the government. “I don’t …

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Congress begins process of shortlisting candidates

Panaji: Stating that Congress has started the process of shortlisting candidates for Mandrem and Shiroda by-elections, the party on Thursday expressed its confidence in regaining both the seats. “The process has just started and many individuals are interested in fighting the election on Congress ticket, however, final decision on the …

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Congress backs MGP idea of banning defectors

Panjim: Goa Pradesh Congress Committee (GPCC) has welcomed the statement of MGP president Pandurang Dhavalikar that defected MLAs should be banned for six years from contesting elections. “Goa Congress welcomes the statement of MGP President Dhavilikar who called for a ban of six years on elected MLAs for changing their …

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Withdraw support if govt fails to resume mining: GMPF to GFP

Panjim: Frustrated over BJP-led coalition government’s act of dragging its feet over resolving the ongoing mining crisis, the Goa Mining People’s Front (GMPF) has demanded that the ally Goa Forward Party (GFP) should withdraw its support if the State fails to ensure immediate resumption of iron ore activities in the …

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