Feb 15, 2018 09:18 PM IST
Goa Foundation's director Claud Alvares said at a press conference that Parrikar, Parsekar and officials of the Mines and Geology Department were responsible for illegal renewal of mine leases.
- Mar 11, 2017 05:25 PM IST
Bhartiya Janata Party and Indian National Congress Party are racing back-to-back to emerge as the single-largest party in the house. However, the trump card is going to be in the hands of almost half a dozen legislators to provide cushion for the power.
- Mar 11, 2017 11:28 AM IST
The first result went in favour of the Maharashtravadi Gomantak Party (MGP), whose contestant Dipak Pawaskar defeated Ganesh Gaonkar of the BJP in Sanvordem.
- Feb 04, 2017 05:54 PM IST
According to EC sources, the poll percentage could go up as there are long queues of voters at many booths across the state even after 5pm.
- Jan 14, 2017 02:42 PM IST
The BJP will announce the second list of its candidates for upcoming Goa Legislative Assembly election tomorrow, state party president Vinay Tendulkar said.
- Dec 30, 2016 03:56 PM IST
The number of footfalls are increasing every passing year. I have witnessed the growth during last four years, Parsekar told reporters after inauguration of BJP's election office in Panaji today.
- Nov 10, 2016 07:52 AM IST
"Alike other people, the tourists can convert upto Rs 4,000, and usually they avail the facilities using credit cards. The inconvenience will be only for a day. From day after today, they can withdraw from ATMs," Parsekar told reporters.
- Jul 10, 2016 12:50 PM IST
Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar
has defended Goa government's stand to support offshore and
other casinos, saying the state's economy is dependent on it
but he does not support increasing their number.
- Jun 06, 2016 03:50 PM IST
"Goa is a blessed state. If the state government is serious and sincere, it can find solutions to the problems. On the IT industry front, we are sincere," Parsekar told PTI, after inaugurating the building that would house Information Technology Corporation and other related bodies here.
- Apr 08, 2016 12:50 PM IST
Geeta Engineering Works Private Limited had moved the proposal before the Investment Promotion Board which met under chairmanship of Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar yesterday.
- Mar 28, 2016 02:00 PM IST
"Goa is one of the fastest growing and industrially advanced states in the country. We have significant presence of several public and private sector manufacturing facilities in defence as well as aerospace," Parsekar said during the inauguration of Defence Expo which kicked-off in Goa today.
- Mar 16, 2016 09:56 AM IST
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.
- Mar 08, 2016 01:00 PM IST
"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.
- Feb 12, 2016 12:40 PM IST
The budget session of the Goa Legislative Assembly is scheduled from March 14-18, while the budget is likely to be presented on March 16.
- Dec 15, 2015 11:44 AM IST
The Investment Promotion Board (IPB) which met here yesterday under the Chairmanship of Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar approved the proposals.
- Dec 10, 2015 09:19 AM IST
"The Israeli Government plans to work together with Goa in various areas like agriculture, Smart City, eco-tourism and business," said Daniel Carmon, Ambassador of Israel. Carmon, on his first visit to Goa, was talking to media persons at Porvorim near here.
- Sep 16, 2015 02:26 PM IST
"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.
- Aug 18, 2015 01:49 PM IST
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.
- Aug 11, 2015 12:53 PM IST
Parsekar said the government is keen on mining operations to resume from October this year and will take all possible steps in this regard.
- Aug 06, 2015 05:44 PM IST
The Anil Agarwal-led firm has a permission to mine 5.5 million tonnes per annum (MTPA) of the total permitted 20 million tonnes (MT) capacity for iron ore production in Goa by the Supreme Court.
- Jul 20, 2015 04:24 PM IST
Former Goa Chief Minister Digambar Kamat, who headed the government during the alleged bribery case involving a US firm in 2009, has ruled out involvement of any of his ministers.
- Apr 07, 2015 01:46 PM IST
Crime branch had arrested four employees in this connection, who were granted bail by the court on Saturday.
- Mar 26, 2015 09:35 AM IST
Mining is a key source of revenue for the coastal state. Goa is estimated to have lost a revenue of Rs 900 crore after mining activity came to a halt over two years ago following allegations of large-scale illegal extraction of iron ore.
- Mar 18, 2015 12:33 PM IST
Deutsche Bank says it is a long term positive development for Sesa Sterlite, which was one of the major iron ore producers in the state before the restrictions. The brokerage maintains a hold rating with a target price of Rs 225 per share.