Friday 24 May 2024

News Analysed, Opinions Expressed


Will anti-CAA rally of Church change political equations in Goa?

The ruling BJP of Goa was least shaken up with anti-CAA & NRC rallies also being held in Goa under different banners, but not until the Goa Church entered the nationwide movement. Completing the circle, ... READ

Will bring BJP CMs on board to resolve Mhadei row: Yeddyurappa

State president of BJP B S Yeddyurappa has taken the responsibility of bringing BJP chief Ministers of Goa and Maharashtra together to resolve the decades-old Mahadayi row. READ

Properties of Digambar and Churchill attached in Louis Berger scam

The central government’s Enforcement Directorate has moved into action, attaching properties of former Congress CM Digambar Kamat and former minister Churchill Alemao in the Louis Berger bribery case. READ

Bill for single water dispute tribunal introduced, powers to Centre for amicable settlement

The Mhadei water sharing dispute, which has reached near completion, is caught into rough weather as the central government today introduced a bill for a single tribunal for all the inter-state water disputes. READ

Liquor shops in midland, hinterland to shut down, not towns or coastal

Which part of Goa will be affected the most with the Supreme Court ordering to shut down liquor outlets within 500 metres of national and state highways? The coastal belt of tourism, the midland or ... READ

SC bans liquor sale along highways from 1 Apr

The Supreme Court has directed all the state governments to clear all the liquor shops from state and national highways by 1st of April. READ

Historic Loliem Gram Sabha over IIT adjourned amidst confusion

The historic Gram Sabha of Loliem-Pollem in Canacona was adjourned today afternoon, postponing the voting over the issue of IIT due to confusion over the number of voters. READ

Goa Forward indicts BJP’s Ticlo and AAP’s Elvis in Housing Board scams

Hardly a fortnight after he joined the Aam Aadmi Party, the supposedly upright retired government officer Elvis Gomes faced a frontal attack from Goa Forward party, allegedly in Housing Board land allotment scams. READ

No buyers for Mallya's Goa villa: Banks exhaust all means of recovery

The auction of former liquor baron Vijay Mallya’s Kingfisher Villa in Goa has failed to attract any buyers. The auction was held for an hour on October 19 with a reserve price of Rs 85.29 ... READ

Goa parties urge CM to approach UN for Mhadei; not to go for CMs’ Meet

Goa’s all major opposition parties have unanimously urged Goa government to file cases before United Nations, Supreme Court and National Green Tribunal to save Mhadei river basin, forget diverting water of the river to Karnataka. ... READ