CM Manohar Parrikar had last week said that his government would not allow the expansion of coal handling at Mormugao Port Trust (MPT).
As a part of the project, a network of roads has been planned in South Goa district so that trucks avoid the main roads while transporting the iron ore from the mining leases to jetties on the river fronts.
The beef traders called off their four-day-long strike yesterday, citing assurance by the police that they would not allow harassment of dealers who import beef from Belagavi in Karnataka at the state border.
State elections dominated the political landscape in 2017. The BJP had another successful year, spreading its footprint to 19 states.
Yaduvanshi, who is currently posted as Delhi Health Secretary, was the Principal Secretary of the state Mines and Geology Department in Goa between 2006-2011 when the alleged illegal mining took place
Parrikar made this announcement during a press conference last evening where he had presented the detailed analysis of the spending of the state during the current fiscal.
The petrol pumps across the state will remain closed on October 13 as a part of the strike call give by United Petroleum Front.
The FIR also names his wife Savitri as co-accused as she is the director in his company
The proposed commercial complex, to be constructed on a 18,120 square meter plot, would have eight small screen multiplexes for small gatherings and it will be the first of its kind in Goa.
Updates of the bypoll results of the Panaji and Valpoi assembly constituencies of Goa. CM Manohar Parrikar has won the Panaji assembly seat.
The Ganesh Chaturthi, locally known as 'Chovoth', marked the commencement of the ten-day Ganpati festival during which people will keep the idols of the God of wisdom at home and offer 'prasad' and sing the traditional 'aarti
The Defence Expo is an exhibition of various defence-related products. It provides a platform to the exhibitors to display their latest technologies and products.
Ajgaonkar was responding to a question tabled by Congress legislator Aleixo Reginaldo Lourenco.
Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar, in a written reply tabled in the House, said "the expected loss on non-collection towards renewal of licence fees is estimated at Rs 200 lakh, while (the loss) on VAT collected on retail sale of liquor for consumption is expected to be Rs 500 lakh."
Bombay High Court had ordered examination of the EVMs from the Parvatti constituency in Pune. The order was issued to rule out tampering during elections to Maharashtra legislative assembly in 2014
The Tourism department has published this surge of tourists in 2016 between June and September, which was earlier tagged as off or lean season by the industry.
Digambar Kamat, former Goa CM, who held mining portfolio is being investigated by the Crime Branch along with several officials and mining firms in connection with illegal mining in the state between 2005-2012.
The state's Agricultural Minister said clarified that Goa did not come under the ambit of those rules imposed by the Centre.
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The train, which will cover the 630 km distance in less than nine hours, has ultra-modern amenities on board like LED TV, Wi-Fi and CCTV.
A view of dazzling blue waters of Chapora River and the Arabian Sea meeting the blue of the sky on the horizon will make your spirit soar.
"Every religion is against consumption of liquor. All- India prohibition can help unite all people and all religions," said Nitish Kumar, whose government has imposed prohibition in Bihar.
If Bollywood fame is anything to go by, Chapora Fort has had its time in the sun with the blockbuster movie ‘Dil Chahta Hai’.