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  • Goa makes premarital counselling mandatory to tackle spike in divorce rate Jun 01, 2021 03:36 PM IST

    Goa makes premarital counselling mandatory to tackle spike in divorce rate

    The Goa Institute of Public Administration and Rural Development (GIPARD) is currently working out the nuances of the premarital counselling course and its format.

  • Notice served to Tarun Tejpal, following Goa government's appeal challenging his acquittal in sexual assault case May 26, 2021 09:12 AM IST

    Notice served to Tarun Tejpal, following Goa government's appeal challenging his acquittal in sexual assault case

    The appeal was amended earlier this week, to bring the 537-page judgment of May 21 on record.

  • Goa govt moves Bombay High Court against Tarun Tejpal’s acquittal in sexual assault case May 25, 2021 10:21 PM IST

    Goa govt moves Bombay High Court against Tarun Tejpal’s acquittal in sexual assault case

    On May 21, a sessions court in Goa had acquitted Tejpal of the charge of sexually assaulting a former woman colleague inside the elevator of a luxury hotel in the state in 2013.

  • Goa govt defers implementation of new Motor Vehicle Act Apr 09, 2021 10:13 AM IST

    Goa govt defers implementation of new Motor Vehicle Act

    Chief Minister Pramod Sawant told reporters on Thursday that the central Act was harsh on motor vehicle users and considering the current pandemic situation, the state government has decided to keep on hold its implementation.

  • Budget 2021: Goa govt gets Rs 300 crore for diamond jubilee celebration of Liberation Day Feb 01, 2021 05:34 PM IST

    Budget 2021: Goa govt gets Rs 300 crore for diamond jubilee celebration of Liberation Day

    Goa is celebrating 60 years of liberation from Portuguese rule this year and had sought Rs 100 crore from the Centre to fund its plans for year-long celebrations. The state got an unexpected windfall in the Union Budget 2021-22 with the FM’s Rs 300 crore allocation.

  • Coronavirus pandemic | Fresh reports of burns from quarantine stamp despite Goa govt assuring safer ink May 27, 2020 05:21 PM IST

    Coronavirus pandemic | Fresh reports of burns from quarantine stamp despite Goa govt assuring safer ink

    A woman returning to Goa from Mumbai had complained of burning sensation after she was stamped at the Patradevi check post, but the officials posted there had played down her concerns and asked her to apply sanitiser to subside the pain.

  • Goa govt failed to address issues, asks CM to quit: Congress Jan 15, 2020 12:28 PM IST

    Goa govt failed to address issues, asks CM to quit: Congress

    Talking to reporters here, Goa Pradesh Congress Committee chief Girish Chodankar alleged that the BJP-led state government was "insensitive" towards issues raised by the opposition due to which there was discontent among people.

  • Goa govt intolerant towards criticism: Vijai Sardesai Dec 02, 2019 10:15 AM IST

    Goa govt intolerant towards criticism: Vijai Sardesai

    "Those holding the Overseas Citizen of India (OCI) card should be more concerned about what is happening in Portugal or London. Leave Goa to us, we are here to take care of it. We know you love Goa, but be positive about the state. Don't create roadblocks," the minister said.

  • Goa to ban plastic bags from May next year Dec 19, 2017 03:07 PM IST

    Goa to ban plastic bags from May next year

    "From May 30 next year, there will be a complete ban on plastic in the state. We are making this announcement in advance so that all those who have made it as their economic activity should not complain at the last minute," he said.

  • Goa mulls law to check fraudulent sale of NRIs' properties Dec 03, 2017 03:07 PM IST

    Goa mulls law to check fraudulent sale of NRIs' properties

    Goa's town and country planning minister Vijai Sardesai, on his return from a tour of Dubai today, told reporters near here that Goans living overseas said that at times their properties in the beach state were sold by fraudulent means without they being aware of it.

  • Goa government likely to hike spending on education sector Nov 05, 2017 06:53 PM IST

    Goa government likely to hike spending on education sector

    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.

  • Goa govt to sign MoU with Union govt for cancer centre at GMCH Jun 23, 2017 09:47 AM IST

    Goa govt to sign MoU with Union govt for cancer centre at GMCH

    "The proposal for setting up the regional cancer centre at GMCH was pending for last one year. We have located the file and state health secretary will be signing the Memorandum of Understanding with the Centre over this project in next 8-10 days," Goa Health Minister Vishwajit Rane said.

  • Goa government to convene special session on GST Nov 04, 2016 07:46 AM IST

    Goa government to convene special session on GST

    A four-tier GST tax structure of 5, 12, 18 and 28 per cent that aims to lower tax incidence on most goods and keep out essential items was decided by a high-powered council in Delhi -- a major breakthrough for rollout of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) regime from April 1 next year.

  • Goa govt slashes VAT on petrol to offset Central hike Jun 01, 2016 06:14 PM IST

    Goa govt slashes VAT on petrol to offset Central hike

    Goa Government brought down the Value Added Tax on petrol to 15 percent from 20 percent and it will now cost Rs 59.10 per litre in the state, a day after the Centre hiked the prices of petrol and diesel

  • E-auction of iron ore in Goa gets a cold start Apr 28, 2016 12:48 PM IST

    E-auction of iron ore in Goa gets a cold start

    After getting consistently poor response for e-auctioning, the department had slashed the minimum earnest money deposit (EMD).

  • UB group gets nod to expand capacity of its Goa brewery Apr 08, 2016 07:52 AM IST

    UB group gets nod to expand capacity of its Goa brewery

    "United Breweries Limited located at Bethora Industrial Estate of Goa had submitted a proposal to increase the capacity of its plant by 25 percent," a senior official of Goa Investment Promotion Board (GIPB) told PTI.

  • Over 100 govt employees availed scheme benefit through fraud Mar 18, 2016 10:48 AM IST

    Over 100 govt employees availed scheme benefit through fraud

    The scheme is meant to provide benefit to senior citizens, widows and physically challenged people who are provided with a monthly remuneration by the government.

  • Goa govt will table Economic Survey report in next session Mar 16, 2016 09:56 AM IST

    Goa govt will table Economic Survey report in next session

    Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar told reporters yesterday that the government will table the crucial Economic Survey report during the next session of the state Assembly.

  • Goa govt mulls providing alternate site to off shore casinos Mar 08, 2016 01:00 PM IST

    Goa govt mulls providing alternate site to off shore casinos

    "While on one side we are appealing investors to come to Goa, if we shut down the casinos before giving them an alternate site, it would send a wrong signal," Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar told PTI today.

  • Goa govt approves 11 investment projects Dec 15, 2015 11:44 AM IST

    Goa govt approves 11 investment projects

    The Investment Promotion Board (IPB) which met here yesterday under the Chairmanship of Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar approved the proposals.

  • Goa govt gives green signal to Panaji Smart City proposal Dec 15, 2015 11:42 AM IST

    Goa govt gives green signal to Panaji Smart City proposal

    "The proposal has major thrust on eco-mobility, public transport system and improvement of conservation zones," Goa State Infrastructure Development Corporation's Managing Director Sanjith Rodrigues told reporters here last evening.

  • MMTC to help Goa mine operators sell iron ore in global mkt Sep 16, 2015 02:26 PM IST

    MMTC to help Goa mine operators sell iron ore in global mkt

    "MMTC, being a pioneer in export of various minerals for the last five decades, has volunteered its service to assist the Goa government to dispose of the large chunk of iron ore lying along various operational areas of mines, jetties and the port," according to an official release today.

  • Gammon India bags road project worth Rs 397 crore Aug 21, 2015 08:17 PM IST

    Gammon India bags road project worth Rs 397 crore

    Construction and engineering major Gammon India had reported standalone net loss of Rs 187.50 crore for the first quarter ended June 30 on poor sales and higher finance cost.

  • Iron ore e-auction fetches Goa govt Rs 7 crore Aug 19, 2015 04:49 PM IST

    Iron ore e-auction fetches Goa govt Rs 7 crore

    The Supreme Court, in its verdict that had lifted the stay on the iron ore extraction activity, has allowed the state government to e-auction the ore which was lying at various places including mining leases, jetties among others.

  • Vedanta's Goa mine may restart iron ore export to China Aug 18, 2015 01:49 PM IST

    Vedanta's Goa mine may restart iron ore export to China

    Representatives of steel manufacturing mills from China's Jiangsu province and Tangshan area are currently in Goa to have discussions with officials of Vedanta's subsidiary, Sesa Iron ore.

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