Monday, February 27, 2017

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‘After note ban, poll code & now ban order will hit tourism severely’

VIBHA VERMA speaks to Travel and Tourism Association of Goa President Savio Messias to find out how the ban will dent Goa’s ‘spirits’ More

This Wednesday, the Nuvem-Arlem bypass NH 17B was blocked when two massive bulls were locked in a fierce battle. They were a threat to cars, trucks, buses and two-wheelers. The zipping past vehicles not only came to a grinding halt, they had to take a det

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'Introducing VVPAT in a major way is a huge challenge for us'

It is just a matter of days before the Election Commission presses the poll buzzer. SHweta Kamat talks to CEO Kunal to find out about the poll panel's requirements, preparations as the D-Day nears More





The poll temperature has risen several notches in Cumbharjua this winter with the induction of Pandurang Madkaikar into the BJP. Vrishank Mahatme feels the political tremors while he speaks to Siddesh Naik and Pandurang Madkaikar to unearth the reasons f

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ODP is not about converting property into commercial zones: Babita

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‘I protested over the process’

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‘Everything has been done in a transparent and judicious manner’

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ODPs are opposed with political motive: D’Souza

The BJP government in the State has reached the fag end of its term. In the last four years while it has done some development work it has also got a dubious distinction of being the party of U-turns, one such U-turn has been on the Regional Plan and the casinos. SURAJ NANDREKAR speaks to Deputy Chief Minister Francis D’Souza on the issue and recent outrage against the Outline Development Plans (ODPs) across the State. Excerpts: More