The Directorate General of Civil Aviation has launched a probe into the incident
The GST Council, headed by Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman and comprising representatives of all states and Union Territories (UTs), is scheduled to meet on September 20 in Goa amidst a clamour for a cut in tax rates from various industries to beat the slowdown in the economy.
The statement quoted the late Chief Minister Parrikar as wishing the people of the state on the occasion.
Goa earns an estimated Rs 500 crore in excise charges on the sale of liquor, and the state government wants to increase the amount
This took the BJP’s tally in the 40-member Goa Legislative Assembly to 27
With 10 MLAs changing sides, the strength of Congress in the Assembly would be reduced to five.
Price of petrol and diesel will increase by Rs 2.70 and Rs 1.43 per litre respectively from June 15, said Paresh Joshi, president of All Goa Petrol Dealers Association.
Foreigners illegally staying in the state would be kept at the facility till the procedure to deport them is not completed, the chief minister said.
Tourism Minister Manohar Ajogankar May 27 said the state government was hopeful that the trend will be reversed in the upcoming tourist season beginning post-monsoon.
Gadkari was in Goa to address the party's public meeting in support of candidate Siddharth Kunkolienkar for the Panaji bypoll scheduled on May 19
As per the complaint filed at Panaji police station, the incident took place at Mala locality in the Panaji Assembly constituency when Kunkolienkar was returned after visiting a temple.
Kejriwal, the AAP's star campaigner, had addressed a poll rally in Margao town in South Goa on April 13.
Sawant said since he hails from the mining belt he is well versed with the issue and problems being faced by people dependent on the sector.
Addressing a press conference here, Prabhu said the the central government is concerned about the mining industry in the state, considering the social cost incurred since its closure.
Goa Congress spokesperson Yatish Naik, while addressing a press conference in Panaji, accused the BJP of creating problems for the mining industry, which came to a standstill in March last year and continues to remain so.
Sidhu is one of the star campaigners of the Congress for the Lok Sabha polls in the country.
The government wants to make an amendment to the Goa Non-Biodegradable Garbage Control Act to ensure a complete ban on the single-use plastics.
A government employees' outfit has, however, opposed the move.
A bench of Justices D Y Chandrachud and Hemant Gupta said EAC, as an expert body, abdicated its role and function by taking into account circumstances which were extraneous to the exercise of its power and failed to notice facets of the environment that were crucial to its decision making.
During the early hours of Wednesday, two of the three Maharashtrawadi Gomantak Party (MGP) MLAs-- Manohar Ajgaonkar and Dipak Pawaskar-- gave a letter to officiating Speaker Michael Lobo, merging their party's legislative wing with the BJP.
However, Sudin Dhavalikar, the third Maharashtrawadi Gomantak Party (MGP) MLA, has not signed the letter.
Twenty MLAs voted for the motion of confidence in the two-day old government, while 15 opposed it.
The "shameless game of power" started even before Parrikar's ashes could merge with the land of Gomantak, the Sena said in an editorial in party mouthpiece 'Saamana'.
Governor Mridula Sinha has convened the special session, which at 11.30 am. Chief Minister Pramod Sawant had said he will prove his majority in the House.
The GFP, with three MLAs, is an ally in the BJP-led state government and its president Vijai Sardesai is one of the two deputy chief ministers in it.