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Govt failed to hold cabinet meet even after 4 months: Halarnkar

Mapusa: Hitting out at the BJP-led government in the state, Thivim MLA Nilkanth Halarnkar said that the government has failed to conduct a cabinet meeting in the last four months but organised two investment promotional board meetings in the last 15 days which proves that the government is not concerned …

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Mining affected meet GoM members seeking resumption of activities

Panjim: Goa Mining People’s Front (GMPF), an umbrella organisation of mining dependents, on Wednesday met members of the Group of Ministers – Union Ministers Suresh Prabhu and Ravi Shankar Prasad – over the delay in resolving the current mining industry crisis in Goa. The delegation led by union leader Puti …

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Writ Petition seeks removal of Goa Dairy MD

Panjim: A member of the Goa State Milk Producers Union Ltd has filed a writ petition in the High Court of Bombay at Goa seeking the removal of Goa Dairy’s Managing Director Raghunath Dhuri alleging corruption. Shivanand Pednekar has sought directions to the Registrar of Co-operative Societies to direct the …

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‘Community farming can help bring fallow land under cultivation’

Panaji: Agriculture Minister Vijay Sardesai on Tuesday said that Goa presently has altogether 13,193 hectares of fallow land and it should be the endeavour of the department of agriculture to reduce this land by at least 3,000 hectares, in a year’s time, by bringing this land under cultivation, preferably through …

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Citizens raise relevant power issues at JERC public hearing in Margao

Margao: The Joint Electricity Regulatory Commission conducted a public hearing on Wednesday at Ravindra Bhavan to seek the public opinion of the Business Plan prepared by Goa Electricity Department (GED) for the control period of 2019-20 to 2021-22. The meeting was chaired by the Chairperson of JERC MK Goel and …

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IPB meet at CM’s residence clears proposals worth Rs 230 crore

Panaji: Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar chaired the meeting of Goa Investment Promotion and Facilitation Board (Goa-IPB) on Tuesday at his private residence at Taleigao, wherein approval was given to seven projects, which would bring in an investment to the tune of Rs 230 crore and create around 400 jobs. Following …

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