Thursday 13 June 2024

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Economy | Fishing

Opp demand magisterial probe, but CM denies there was lathicharge

Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar has dared the Goan media and even the audio-visual telecast, claiming that no lathicharge took place yesterday to crush the agitation of Goa’s traditional fishermen. READ

Were Ramponkar lathicharged to benefit Casino business?

Did government lathicharge the protesting Ramponkar to pave way for casinos to make their business? READ

Ramponkar agitation turns violent; protesters lathicharged, arrested

The agitation of Ramponkar turned violent on second day in Panaji with police resorting to lathicharge and arresting leaders of the protesting traditional fishermen. READ

Ramponkar capture Mandovi, compel Govt for action against 'LED-trawlers'

Almost after four decades, today was the day of Ramponkar, Goa’s traditional fishermen, who overscored the mechanized boat owners, who now use LED lights for fishing at the cost of traditional fishing. READ

‘Shevtto’ declared Goa’s State Fish

Goa, known for its fish-curry and rice, surprisingly did not have a State Fish till date. But now, ‘Shevtto’ will be the State Fish of Goa. READ

Goa exporting shark fins illegally?

Is Goa government turning a blind eye towards illegal export of shark fins? READ

Parsekar resolves fish-strike in Goa

Two days after Goan fishermen went on a flash strike over alleged assault on their crew, Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar on Wednesday sought to resolve the matter, resuming the supply of fish to the state ... READ

2 fishermen feared dead, 4 rescued as trawler capsizes off Vasco

Two fishermen were feared dead after their trawler capsized off Vasco coast near here, police said on Friday. READ

Ban over, but rough sea disallows fishing

Gusty winds and rough sea conditions kept mechanised fishing trawlers in Goa away from the waters even as the state government today lifted the 61-day ban on fishing. READ

Fishing ban relaxed for motorised boats

Goa government has relaxed fishing ban for motorized boats, provided they use only gill nets for fishing. READ