Category: Goa News Headlines

Nachinola residents seek action against parking nuisance on road

Mapusa: Nachinola villagers on Sunday raised the issue of roadside parking stating that it affects smooth flow of traffic on the road and sought action against the parking nuisance. They demanded an inspection to be carried out by the panchayat of the stretch from Arcado up to panchayat junction. Sarpanch Pooja Mayekar assured to carry out the inspection. The ordinary […]

MNSS meeting elects two presidents for Shigmotsav celebration

Vasco: The annual general body meeting of Murgao Nagrik Shigmotsav Samitti (MNSS) concluded with commotion on Thursday evening, forcing the Mormugao municipal council chairperson Nandadeep Raut to declare two presidents of MNSS namely Shekhar Khadapkar and Deepak Naik to celebrate this year’s Shigmotsav celebration. The annual general body meeting of MNSS was convened by the MMC chief officer Gaurish Shankwalkar […]

GMOEA makes strong plea for immediate mining resumption

Panaji: With the Supreme Court order on Goa mining industry closure completing two years on February 7 2020, the Goa Mineral Ore Exporters’ Association (GMOEA), on Thursday, made a strong plea for immediate resumption of mining. According to the iron ore exporters body the accumulated revenue loss to the nation’s economy now stands at Rs 7,000 crore with two long […]

Timeframe to resume mining cannot be ascertained: CM

Porvorim: Though the State government is exploring various alternatives including judicial and legislative cures to restart the iron ore mining industry, Chief Minister Dr Pramod Sawant on Tuesday told the House that the timeframe to resume activities cannot be ascertained. Sawant also said that though the government was considering auction of iron ore leases, this cannot be undertaken pending the […]