05 Dec 2020

Goa

Major setback to AAP as Elvis Gomes quits party

The bureaucrat-turned politician was once the face of the party, its former State convener, prospective CM candidate for the Assembly elections and South Goa candidate for the LS elections

Mining will resume in next six months: CM

Says Centre and State have set the ball rolling and the issue has been fast tracked

No high command culture; decisions taken by Goa party members: AAP

President Kovind to launch 60th Liberation Day celebrations

UGDP files plaint against polluting units at Cuncolim Industrial Estate

Protestors warn of national agitation if Mopa farmers’ demands not fulfilled

Various groups have come forward to support the farmers affected by the airport project and have criticised the government for not meeting any of their past assurances

Extend DDSSY benefits to govt servants and suspend biometric attendance: GFP

Karla villagers stage protest against Quepem Forest Dept

Raise issue of cashew cultivation land

Irate locals protest at Valpoi Electricity Dept

Public hearing on Dabolim airport expansion concludes

SGPDA rejects all pleas of Wholesale Fish Market Assn

WFMA had recently requested SGPDA to lower fees and remove time barrier of fish transporting vehicles

CM to interact with 191 p’yats today

Fatorda MLA criticises govt, MMC for Sonsoddo dump

Says treatment of daily garbage is at a standstill

Cong demands resignation of Urban Min

Parra villagers challenge ODP in High Court

Mining: Govt extends benefit of debt relief scheme

MLA asks CM status of Mhadei water dispute

Karnataka continued to divert water despite matter pending in SC: PFG

Marcaim locals urge steel company to clear slag-dump

Sports

Chhetri gives Bengaluru FC first win

Fowler plots East Bengal revival against NorthEast

Davodem Veterans enter last eight

Double Bonanza! GFA gets a title sponsor and govt aid too

Cafe

COVID post truth: Goa's events industry is staring at a loss of upto Rs 500 crores

The month of November and December used to be packed with major events that brought in great revenue for events management industries and ancillary business in Goa. That has all now come to an absolute standstill. The guestimate of Rs 500 cr liss this season based on events cancelled or downsized borne by known players isn't far off the mark

Editorial

COVID created tourism opportunities, that haven’t been tapped

Letters

Letters to the editor (05 Dec 2020)

Fly on the wall

Diary of a ‘liberated’ Goan in her 90s: Cherished memories, shock and hope of Goa’s resurrection

Videos

Peaceful gathering was held at Gandhi circle Old Goa to save Old Goa

New fish market project cleared by GSUDA but delayed due to shifting issues says Milind

Mauvin announces 2 dates to hold ZP polls in the state

Fatorda MLA Vijay along with others visited Sonsoddo plant

Work of railway underpass at Seraulim will begins from 22nd December

Businessmen in mining are in debts due to which mining should start soon

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