Friday 02 June 2023

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Issues | Identity

Konkani youth storm Panaji

Over 1000 students and youth, along with veteran Konkani writers and tiatriats, at a rally held in Panaji today issued a clear-cut warning to all the 40 legislators not to play with the future of ... READ

Cong-BJP approaches high command on language row

With the major national parties literally divided on the ongoing language controversy in Goa, their high command is now being brought into picture to resolve the issue amicably.Former union law minister Ramakant Khalap, the Congress ... READ

BJP, MGP move bills for Marathi

The ball of language row has started rolling in Goa with two parties moving separate notices to amend the Official Language Act in order to give equal status to Marathi along with Konkani, on the ... READ

Politics grips language issue

The four-decade old language controversy of Goa has once again started moving around the political arena rather than linguistic philosophy, wondering whether it would lead to changing of the existing six-month old coalition government.With the ... READ

Language controversy once again ?

The four-decade long language controversy, which had even witnessed violent outbursts for over a fortnight in the tourist state in late '80s, is coming to the fore once again giving a clear indication that confrontation ... READ

Court says Konkani Goa's sole official language, Marathi protagoinsts plan agitation

The age-old linguistic controversy appears to be erupting once again in Goa to make Marathi the official language of state since the high court, almost 13 years after the official language act was passed, ruled ... READ