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Kejriwal promises rehab fund for mining affected in Goa

January 8, 2017 11:38:37 pm

AAP national convener and Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday assured rehabilitation fund of Rs 400 crore for the "victims" of 2014 iron ore mining ban in Goa.

Card payment: All Goa Petrol Pump Dealers’ Assn has not given any direction

January 8, 2017 11:14:42 pm

The All Goa Petrol Pump Dealers' Association has not issued any direction to its members to stop accepting payments through credit and debit cards at petrol pumps

Goa moving closer to achieve total LED street lighting

January 6, 2017 5:56:09 pm

The work to replace street lights had begun in Goa after Diwali last year.

Poll dates out: MGP says will withdraw support to Goa government

January 4, 2017 6:27:02 pm

MGP president Dipak Dhavalikar said it is not difficult for the party to win majority of seats as "through the government and organisation, it was always connected to the voters".

AAP declares four more candidates for Goa polls

December 27, 2016 8:33:36 pm

The party has already announced former bureaucrat Elvis Gomes as their chief ministerial face in the coastal state.

Gomes, AAP candidate for CM’s post in Goa, appears before ACB

December 26, 2016 1:02:16 pm

The 53-year-old AAP candidate, who would be contesting from Cuncolim in South Goa, has been announced as chief ministerial face of the party for the state Assembly polls due in early 2017.

Manohar Parrikar, Sripad Naik at loggerheads over former Congress legislator Madkaikar’s entry into Goa BJP

December 26, 2016 11:30:43 am

Parrikar claimed, talking to mediamen on Sunday, that "as far as Sripad Naik is concerned he was totally taken into confidence before the decision (of Madkaikar's entry) was taken."

Goa: Passenger detained with Rs 4.76 lakh cash in Rs 2000 notes

December 25, 2016 10:37:45 pm

"The passenger was found with the cash during the checking at the departure gate. He had hidden 238 Rs 2,000 currency notes in the jeans in his hand baggage," a senior Customs and Central Excise official told reporters in Vasco.

Goa Congress backs Nilkant Halarnkar in land grab case

December 24, 2016 2:30:10 pm

Halarnkar was booked by the ACB in June this year along with AAP's chief ministerial face for the upcoming Goa Assembly polls, Elvis Gomes for their alleged involvement in the case.

Goa: ‘lay counsellors’ help fight depression, harmful drinking

December 17, 2016 2:50:44 am

Dr Vikram Patel, psychiatrist and principal researcher for the trials, told The Indian Express that the treatment gap for both disorders in the country is a staggering 85 per cent.

Airlines yet to integrate cyber security with business plans

December 16, 2016 7:03:33 pm

cyber security is an area earmarked for major IT investment by every Indian airline, the 2016 India IT Trends Benchmark report released by SITA said

Goa MLA Mauvin Godinho quits Congress, joins ruling BJP

December 16, 2016 5:11:15 pm

"This morning I submitted the resignation to Congress party. I also submitted my resignation as member of Legislative Assembly to the Speaker. I am a free person now," Godinho told reporters.